Wire Service

Sound Publishing offers grants to advertisers

Sound Publishing is launching a new program to help local companies spread the news that they’re open for business. Sound — which owns Sequim Gazette,… Continue reading

 

Sequim High School Class of 2020 scholarship recipients

Congratulations to Sequim High School’s Class of 2020! https://issuu.com/sequimgazette/docs/shs_class_of_2020_scholarship_awards_presentation Click on the link above to read about Sequim High’s scholarship recipients, Honor Society, top 10… Continue reading

 

Aging Successfully: The gift of true stories

Before starting this month’s column, I want to share how reader Karen Whiteside emailed with wise suggestions for putting our affairs in order (April 2020… Continue reading

 

Community scoreboard — May 27, 2020

Golf The Cedars at Dungeness • Men’s Club, 2020 Ringer Event, May 20 First flight — Gross: 1. Jeff Jones, -8; 2. Steve Gish, -5;… Continue reading

CommunityPlus: Civic reasoning and Covid-19

By Ken Stringer For the Sequim Gazette Civic reasoning is the practice of thinking through the various aspects of individual and collective involvement in the… Continue reading

Decade Nine: The 2010s

Over 90 years of community service, The Rotary Club of Sequim has been proud to support our local community by providing leadership in the building… Continue reading

Letters to the Editor — May 27, 2020

Heartening to see lunch giveaway I feel fortunate to live in Sequim as we are not as hard hit by the virus, but these difficult… Continue reading

Milestone: St. Luke’s Epsicopal Church donates to Sequim Food Bank

St. Luke’s Episcopal Church recently donated $2,500 to the Sequim Food Bank. The church’s monthly food donations from parishioners to the food bank and the… Continue reading

Obituaries — May 27, 2020

Arie Corstiaan Vlaardingerbroek Arie Corstiaan Vlaardingerbroek of Port Angeles died of heart Failure on May 18, 2020. Vlaardingerbroek was 74. Vlaardingerbroek was born March 5,… Continue reading

Parenting Matters: Keep ‘em busy

There are exciting activities for your children to do in these months of staying at home. But this is a time where the creative thinking… Continue reading

Potatoes, onions distributed for free in Port Angeles, Forks

Thousands of pounds of potatoes and onions were given away in Port Angeles and Forks on May 23, with more such distributions likely in the… Continue reading

What’s Happening at the Market: More flavor, more beauty from River Run Farm

By Emma Jane Garcia For the Sequim Gazette Sequim Farmers & Artisans Market Open: 9 a.m.-1 p.m. Saturday, May 30 Location: Sequim Civic Center Plaza,… Continue reading

Payroll employment plummets, unemployment rate soars statewide

Washington state’s economy lost 527,000 jobs in April and the state’s preliminary seasonally adjusted monthly unemployment rate for April increased from 5.1 percent to 15.4… Continue reading

A&E briefs — May 20, 2020

Woodturners to meet online Because of restrictions regarding in-person meetings, the next gathering of the Strait Turners Woodturning Club will be held via the Zoom… Continue reading

Births — May 20, 2020

April 20, 2020 — 3:05 p.m., a son, Micah William Fowler, 6 pounds 14.5 ounces, to Rebecca Kane and Eric Fowler, Port Angeles. April 22,… Continue reading

Community scoreboard — May 20, 2020

Golf The Cedars at Dungeness • Men’s Club, Summer Series-Individual Stroke Play, May 6 First flight — Gross: 1. (tie) Steve Gish and Glenn Songer,… Continue reading

Cycling Around: Pedaling through the pandemic

Well, this is not quite the springing spring I had in mind when writing my last column. The weather has, indeed, been exactly what lures… Continue reading

Faith news — May 20, 2020

Online services via Skype First Church of Christ, Scientist, Sequim, hosts online services at 10 a.m. on Sundays and 7 p.m. on Wednesdays via the… Continue reading

Letters to the editor — May 20, 2020

Predictions fair poorly How can pundits be so spectacularly wrong in their predictions and yet continue to be published? Surprisingly enough, they don’t need to… Continue reading

Milestone: Kiwanis Club donates to Sequim Food Bank

The Kiwanis Club of Sequim-Dungeness recently donated $1,350.00 to the Sequim Food Bank on May 15 to help in the midst of the 2019 novel… Continue reading