Hughes’ goal for 2015: a vision for Eastsound

  • Today at 4:00PM updated at 7:29PM

Hughes has a list of what he’d like to see the county facilitate: mooring muoys, a long-term stormwater plan, curb gutters, low level streetlights and more sidewalks and parking.

Push to the finish for the Artworks building

  • Today at 5:21PM

Picture yourself having the best first half of the year since the recession of 2008 in sales and visitors to your business. That’s what Café Olga, the Artworks Cooperative and James Hardman Gallery were experiencing when the call came on July 19, 2013.

‘Mama Won’t Fly’ review; final run this weekend

  • Today at 5:18PM

At the start of “Mama Won’t Fly,” we meet Savannah (Luann Pamatian) and her mother, Norleen (Leslie Liddle). This mother and daughter combo do not always get along. Norleen’s son is about to get married, and after Noreen refuses to fly to the wedding, they have four days to drive from Alabama to California.

Parenting workshop for islanders

  • Today at 5:11PM

Parents often feel overwhelmed when their child exhibits unusual sensory behavior. Imagine: a toddler refuses to wear socks, avoids finger-painting or paints her entire face and arms. A preschooler melts down at birthday parties or covers his ears during songs. The behavior can be frustrating to deal with in the moment.

Journal of the San Juan Islands

Bad egg? Or retribution against whistleblower?

  • Today at 3:55PM

Escorted out of his office two weeks ago, San Juan County's building official remains on administrative leave pending the outcome of a disciplinary review. He contends in a "whistleblower" report filed one week prior to the dismissal that revenue from permit fees has been improperly shuffled around in the department in which he works.

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