Sequim Gazette Staff

Business News — Sequim Gazette, March 1, 2017

Marketplace launches online Vinder, Inc. an online community marketplace for homegrown produce, launched in Sequim and 30 other cities across six states on Feb. 26.… Continue reading

City of Sequim seeks applicants for arts commission

The City of Sequim is seeking applicants to serve the remainder of a four-year term, expiring December 2017, on the City’s Arts Commission. This voluntary… Continue reading

Community News Briefs — Sequim Gazette, March 1, 2017

Flapjack fundraiser set To raise awareness of the Ms. Wheelchair Washington program, there will be a “Flapjack Fundraiser” from 8-10 a.m. Saturday, March 4, at… Continue reading

Community Scoreboard — Sequim Gazette, March 1, 2017

Basketball Port Angeles Parks &Recreation men’s league • Feb. 20 Elwha River Casino 101, Sunny Farms 71. Leading scorers — Elwha: Dru Clark 39, Rich… Continue reading

Entertainment: Accordion social features profession player

The Sequim Accordion Social will be held 1-4 p.m. Sunday, March 12, at the Sequim Shipley Center, 921 E. Hammond St. A $2 or $3… Continue reading

Entertainment: Art Walk sprouts fresh with green theme

5-8 p.m. March 3 Downtown Sequim An evening filled with green apparel and hints of spring sprouting, fresh starts, revitalized fortune and supportive anticipation —… Continue reading

Entertainment: Call for artist entries for ‘Keying Around’

The City Arts Advisory Commission is seeking proposals from local visual artists to paint or decorate pianos to be used in the 2017 “Keying Around”… Continue reading

Faith News: conference sees 400 women attend, World Day of Prayer set in Sequim

The Olympic Peninsula Women’s Fellowship held its first major event to much success. Organizers brought in author/speaker Elisa Morgan of Denver to speak about how… Continue reading

Growing and using herbs

Selinda Barkhuis will share her experience and expertise in growing and utilizing culinary herbs, at noon Thursday, March 9, in the county commissioners meeting room… Continue reading

Master Gardeners begin Youth Enrichment program schools

WSU Clallam County Master Gardeners will be visiting second-grade classes throughout the county from March 8-May 17 to motivate young people to grow their own… Continue reading

Milestone: Greywolf gets kudos

A school serving some of Sequim’s youngest students hit the big stage in February. Greywolf Elementary School was one of 54 in the nation named… Continue reading

OMC Foundation Red, Set, Go! rasies record $61K

A generous community is helping to save lives after a record-setting effort by organizers of the 2017 Red, Set, Go! Heart Luncheon. Hosted by the… Continue reading

PA’s Serenity House thrift store getting remodel, sets big sale

All prices are slashed at the Serenity House Port Angeles Thrift Store, 502 E. First St., to empty the historical church building in preparation for… Continue reading

Q&A with Social Security Administration

Question: Although I stopped working a few years ago, I had additional seasonal earnings after my retirement. Will my monthly Social Security retirement benefit increase?… Continue reading

Sequim Farmers Market adds new logo

A new year, a new location and a new logo. The Sequim Farmers Market introduced a new look to its logo last week as members… Continue reading

Sports Briefs: Golf tourney helps fund softball squad; Demo day set at The Cedars; Downhill bike racing series on tap

Golf tournament to help fund SHS softball squad The Golf for Softball tournament, a fundraiser for Sequim High School’s softball/fastpitch program, is set for a… Continue reading

United Way of Clallam County picks Smith for new CEO

The board of United Way of Clallam County announced last week the hiring of Christy Smith as the agency’s new chief executive officer. Smith has… Continue reading

Volunteer hospice group offers series on community education, training

Volunteer Hospice of Clallam County is offering a six-week series on Community Education and Volunteer Training in Sequim, from March 17-April 21, every Friday from… Continue reading

Clallam County Sheriff’s Office seeks burglary suspect

The Clallam County Sheriff’s Office is asking for the community’s assistance in locating 25 year-old Jonathan Wayne Heckathorn, who is wanted for outstanding felony warrants… Continue reading

Boys swim/dive: Craig splashes to fourth place at state meet

He’s making this look all too easy. Sequim High junior Mathew Craig earned his best finish at the class 2A state diving championships last week… Continue reading