Life

Adelaide | Pet of the Week

If I might take up a moment of your time I would…

  • Dec 4th, 2019

Nourish to Flourish- working to end hunger

Submitted by Nourish to Flourish As we join around the table to…

  • Dec 3rd, 2019

Buy your brick before it’s too late

Time is running out for you to order a personalized brick for…

  • Dec 3rd, 2019

Friday Harbor annual tree lighting

The Town of Friday Harbor gathered for the annual lighting of the…

  • Dec 3rd, 2019

The friendly faces of Village at the Harbour

Submitted by Fallon Taylor Friday Harbor High School For my community project,…

  • Dec 2nd, 2019

Washington State Parks acquires 134-acre Point Lawrence property on Orcas

Submitted by Washington State Parks Washington State Parks and the Alberg and…

  • Dec 1st, 2019

Datapalooza! A statistics and demographics event for San Juan County

Submitted by The San Juan County Economic Development Council Need more data…

  • Nov 29th, 2019

How to share paradise

The pace of island life ebbs and flows slowly, like soft rolling…

Library’s annual Holiday Sale

Submitted by the San Juan Island Public Library It’s that time of…

  • Nov 29th, 2019

Salish Sea Youth Ballet presents the ‘Friday Harbor Nutcracker’

Submitted by the Salish Sea Youth Ballet Salish Sea Youth Ballet is…

  • Nov 28th, 2019

SeaDoc Society presents Ocean Night ‘The Salmon Way’

Submitted by SeaDoc Society Spend the evening at the Sea View Theatre…

  • Nov 26th, 2019

A county without animal control

Without enough cases to warrant a full-time animal control officer, islanders struggle…

Protest period opens for monument management plan

Submitted by the San Juan Islands National Monument The San Juan Islands…

  • Nov 25th, 2019

Fairgrounds Winter Flea and Craft Market, Dec. 7

Mark your calendars! The Winter Flea & Craft Market will be from…

  • Nov 24th, 2019

Turkey Trot is on its way

San Juan Island Fitness presents its 14th annual Thanksgiving Day 5k Turkey…

  • Nov 24th, 2019

Wine and cheese to benefit the children

Submitted by the Family Umbrella Group Who would like to help send…

  • Nov 22nd, 2019

‘Tides of Transition’ opens at San Juan Islands Museum of Art

Submitted by San Juan Islands Museum of Art Looking up through this…

  • Nov 21st, 2019
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Meet local authors

Submitted by Rebecca Cook Authors of the San Juan Islands, a community…

  • Nov 21st, 2019
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Rock Solid youths work to better the Friday Harbor community

Rock Solid, San Juan Island Prevention Coalition’s youth team, has been proactive…

  • Nov 20th, 2019

Friday Harbor student earns top honors at university

Submitted by Bowdoin College Bowdoin College in Brunswick, Maine held its annual…

  • Nov 20th, 2019

Kitten madness | Pet of the Week

Submitted by Animal Protection Society of Friday Harbor We began our exploration…

  • Nov 20th, 2019

Docks; Fun Facts to Know and Tell

Submitted by Merri Ann Simonson During the real estate boom years of…

  • Nov 20th, 2019

Smelling a cure for Parkinsons

Dog and medical enthusiasts gathered to support and learn more about PADs…

Knowledge workers symposium

Submitted by the San Juan County Economic Development Council Knowledge workers can…

  • Nov 19th, 2019

Meals on Wheels serving seniors

Submitted by the Whatcom Council on Aging When asked about what he…

  • Nov 18th, 2019

Going for the gold

A dark shadow flies through the air contrasting against the bright blue…

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Rock Solid participates in red ribbon contest

Rock Solid Youth Prevention Team needs your help in the Red Ribbon…

  • Nov 17th, 2019
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Winterfest early this year

Submitted by the San Juan Island Chamber of Commerce The San Juan…

  • Nov 14th, 2019

Final call for poetry contest

Submitted by the Town of Friday Harbor San Juan County residents of…

  • Nov 14th, 2019

SCORE, the SJICF and the EDC invite business owners and nonprofit leaders to a workshop on reducing risk

Submitted by the San Juan County Economic Development Council More than 40…

  • Nov 14th, 2019
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Island Stage Left presents: ‘The Children’

Submitted by Island Stage Left An aging but active couple live in…

  • Nov 14th, 2019
John Sinclair/contributed photos

Letters to Santa

Submitted by Santa Claus As Christmastime fast approaches, Santa would like to…

  • Nov 14th, 2019

Friday Harbor Labs seminar, Nov. 20

Submitted by Friday Harbor Labs University of Washington Friday Harbor Labs presents…

  • Nov 13th, 2019

Sharing paradise, finding balance in tourism

Submitted by the League of Women Voters The League of Women Voters…

  • Nov 13th, 2019

Matilda | Pet of the Week

Submitted by Animal Protection Society Friday Harbor While doing research for my…

  • Nov 12th, 2019

SmileMobile in Friday Harbor this week

Submitted by SmileMobile The Arcora Foundation’s SmileMobile, a brightly painted 39-foot dental…

  • Nov 11th, 2019
K25 (Ken Balcomb, Center for Whale Research/contributed photo)

Gone, but not forgotten

Islanders paid tribute to three Southern resident orcas, Princess Angeline, J17, Scoter,…

K25 (Ken Balcomb, Center for Whale Research/contributed photo)

Thanks’living’ celebration returns

Submitted by Island Haven Animal Sanctuary Join Island Haven Animal Sanctuary for…

  • Nov 11th, 2019
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Art for Fun with SJIMA

Submitted by the San Juan Islands Museum of Art Think you’re not…

  • Nov 10th, 2019
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Urchin takes kelp. (Robert Dash/contributed photo)

Art meets science in Food for Thought exhibition

by Robert Dash Originally published in Friday Harbor Lab’s TideBites I’ve always…

  • Nov 10th, 2019
Urchin takes kelp. (Robert Dash/contributed photo)