Support and Celebrate John Sandwith's Recovery June 15 - Tickets on sale nowTuesday, 14 May 2013
In January of this year, during surgery to remove two brain aneurysms, John Sandwith suffered a stroke.
To celebrate the good news the San Juan Island man is expected to make a full recovery and to help with medical bills, a Fun-Raiser is set for June 15.
The Salmon, Pig and Tri-Tip BBQ with beer and wine garden and music by The Tease takes place from 5 to 10 p.m.
FHES fundraiser: Geoffrey Castle Concert May 31 and June 1
A pioneer on the electric six-string violin, Geoffrey Castle sets out to destroy people’s pre-conceived notions of what is possible on a violin.
A bandleader and solo artist—with several critically acclaimed releases on his own Twisted Fiddle Musical Label---Castle has also managed to share stages with such illustrious musicians as Blues Traveler, Heart, Buddy
Richard Linwood Foster January 21, 1923 - May 3, 2013Monday, 20 May 2013
Born in Astoria, Oregon January 21, 1923. Passed away peacefully May 3, 2013 surrounded by his loved ones.
He graduated from Astoria in 1941 and from Bradley University in Peoria, Illinois in 1950.
After serving four years in the navy he married Virginia who survives in their home in Seaside, Oregon. Also survived by sons Jeffrey in Kuna,
JUST SAY OOPSSunday, 19 May 2013
Have you heard the statement that anything worth doing is worth doing badly? It sounds really odd and seems to go against everything we've ever been taught. However, it makes good sense when you accept that it is important to allow yourself to make mistakes. Somewhere deep inside ourselves, no matter how much we strive to be perfect, we know that we learn from making
98 % of donations to United Way stay in communityFriday, 10 May 2013
To the Editor:
I very much enjoy reading the positive articles you post on your website. It is wonderful to read about the good things happening on our community, and about the many ways we support each other.
I wanted to write to you about another very positive aspect of our community: the many benefits of charitable giving. Although not everyone can direct
Engagement Announcement: Ayanna Mancuso/Brian Sprawka
Robert Mancuso and Yvonne Buijs-Mancuso of Friday Harbor wish to announce the engagement of their daughter Ayanna to Brian Sprawka, son of Gregory and Cheryl Sprawka of Austin, Texas.
The happy couple met in Boston, Massachusetts, where they currently reside.
A New Stellium and Full Moon in Scorpio April 22 - 28, 2013
The Aries stellium went out with the expected violence and now we have the Sun, Venus and Mars in solid Taurus. This will be a month of seeking solidity, quality, security and loyalty. It will also be a month of stubbornness and unyielding mind sets for those so inclined.
Taurus is the sign of the abundance of spring and the profusion of growth as well as fertility.
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