A vigil was held in front of the county courthouse Oct. 10 in observance of Domestic Violence Awareness month.
Thirty-seven silhouettes representing deaths from domestic violence in Washington within this past year stood on the courthouse lawn with their stories. A display of materials about domestic violence is currently at the Orcas library.
For info call, 376-5979. There is a DVSAS 24/7 crisis line: Orcas 376-1234, Friday Harbor 378-2345 and Lopez 468-4567.