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  • Letter to the Editor: Concern for Eastsound’s Future
    — by Michael Budnick — To the Eastsound Planning and Review Committee (EPRC), sent on Oct. 10 by email to Rick Hughes/ EPRC County Liaison Dear Members of the EPRC, I am writing this letter to you out of concern for Eastsound’s future. In the late 80’s or early 90’s, ... read more
    Source: Orcas Issues
  • Vision for Eastsound: The Conversation Begins
    — by Margie Doyle — Gretchen Krampf,Thrive Orcas Island community organizer and co-founder of Leadership San Juan Islands, said at the opening of the 50-50 Vision for Eastsound gathering last night (Wednesday, Oct. 26), “It’s the beginning of a conversation, not a plan.” Krampf referred to the initiative “Vision for ... read more
    Source: Orcas Issues
  • Madrona Point Insurance Offers Health Plan Q&A
    Thursday, November 3, 10 a.m., 2 p.m., 4 p.m., at 376 Group on Main Street — from Michele Wiley — Please join Michele Wiley, owner/agent at Madrona Point Insurance and Harald Schot, health broker, for an informative Q&A session about the upcoming changes to health plan offerings in San Juan ... read more
    Source: Orcas Issues
  • Orcas Today: Thursday, October 27th
    Zumba by Orcas Dance Fitness Thursdays at 8:00am at Orcas Athletics Join instructor Alyson Stephens in a workout that feels like a celebration! For more information call 360-376-5868 or email Zumba Gold by Orcas Dance Fitness Thursdays at 9:30am at Oddfellows Hall Join instructor Alyson Stephens in a workout ... read more
    Source: Orcas Today
  • Warlords Battlecry III
    In the early 90s, when the limits of the gaming market were still being tested, a 2D turn based strategy game, with some minor roleplaying elements, titled Warlords was released by Strategic Studios Group after it was designed by the series creator and visionary Steve Fawkner.  The game itself was ... read more
    Source: San Juan Gamer
  • Dear Mindy: Origin
    Since the success of Valve’s Steam Client in revolutionizing the gaming industry’s distribution and marketing methods many major game providers have developed their own online platforms for supplying clients with products, support, and community.  Origin is Electronic Arts’ digital distribution platform and one of the primary digital outlets for EA ... read more
    Source: San Juan Gamer
  • Total War: Attila
    Creative Assembly’s Total War: Rome II was noted just after its release to be the worst Total War title to see the light of day.  Its excessive bugs and poor performance disappointed many fans of the previous Rome: Total War as well as franchise fans in general.  This was perhaps ... read more
    Source: San Juan Gamer
  • February
    February was a rough month for us. Money was tight. The last two weeks were full of boat problems, it felt like our little home was rebelling against us. The toilet quit, we found mold, our batter charger died, which is pretty bad since that’s what’s responsible for the fridge, ... read more
    Source: LifePixelated
  • Adventure
    I’m sure if you’ve been alive for longer than five minutes you’ve heard people poke fun at western Washington weather. I mean, who would want to live somewhere where the record of sunny days in a year limits out at 58? Honestly though, I kind of love it. The wind, ... read more
    Source: LifePixelated
  • 1st
    I like taking photos. And rambling about my thoughts. Enjoy 🙂 This is where my husband and I got married a little over a year ago, taken by one of my best friends the morning of our wedding. It was pretty much a perfect day, and we felt blessed to ... read more
    Source: LifePixelated