Alcohol, tobacco, coffee, Prozac, Xanax, running, yoga, marijuana, tennis. A kick, a thrill, a rush or sedative.
Over our 40-plus-year history, Children’s House has served more than 1,000 children and received numerous grants and donations from countless supporters.
I strongly endorse Wes Heinmiller for Fire Commissioner of Orcas Island.
Many of you may be wondering who was the young woman who died in our hot tub here on Orcas on Sept. 30, 2014.
We are seeking financial support in the form of donations to cover costs not met by my medical coverage.
There is an election coming up soon on Nov. 3, and the League of Women Voters of the San Juans urges you to be sure to vote by that date.
The Fourth Annual Chili Cook-off is over, and once again the island came through.
One thing that is certain, when Brazilians come to your neighborhood as well as purveyors of gypsy jazz, folks tend to break out in fever, common symptoms being song and dance, a truly infectious form of social well being.
I read with interest last week’s Sounder Editorial, “Road safety.” Although the well-intentioned message offered some sage advice (e.g., turn signals provide useful information), it hinted that cyclists may not belong on our roads, pejoratively labeling “bicycle riders weaving into traffic” as a “unique danger” akin to our local roadside nibbler, the deer.
We would like to thank the United Way of San Juan County for generously supporting The Funhouse Commons’ Mentor Program this year.