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  • What Do You Want to Know? ORS Publishes a “FAQ”
    — from Pete Moe — Three years ago, on Tuesday February 9, 2013 a massive fire consumed The Exchange. In memory of that event, the Orcas Recycling Services (ORS) board has decided to update the community on the progress of the rebuild. “We have been collecting questions from the community for… ... read more
    Source: Orcas Issues
  • DVSAS to Offer “Restorative Parenting” Group
    Monday nights, 6-8 p.m., February 22-April 4, Call for Sign-up — from Eve Batchelder, DVSAS — Winter can be a challenging time to be on the island, especially the post-holiday “blah”—when darkness, cold, and low energy can create rising tensions or disconnect in any relationship, including within our families, between partners and… ... read more
    Source: Orcas Issues
  • Sheriff’s Report: February 3 – 9, 2016
    February 3, 2016 16-000515 Traffic Stop 07:57:35 02/03/16 On the morning of 2-3-2015, I stopped a vehicle in the Park Street school zone for Speeding. Infraction was issued for speeding in the school zone. 16-000526 Traffic Stop 13:42:22 02/03/16 On the afternoon of 02-03-2016, this Deputy stopped a vehicle for… ... read more
    Source: Orcas Issues
  • Shattered Union
    I unfortunately deprived myself of the opportunity to get into the turn-based tactics genre of strategy games during their heyday in the ’80s and ’90s.  Shattered Union, developed by PopTop Software and released by 2K games, was a relatively late arrival to the market upon its release in 2005 but… ... read more
    Source: San Juan Gamer
  • Orcas Today: February 12th-14th
    Tax Help at the Orcas Senior Center Fridays February 12th-April 15th from 9:00am-4:00pm This service is offered by Jim Biddick and John Carl, and is available to those who are low or moderate income taxpayers. This program is not associated with the IRS TaxAide program and is not a for… ... read more
    Source: Orcas Today
  • Warhammer 40,000: Dawn of War Gold Edition
    Games Workshop’s Warhammer 40,000 franchise (often abbreviated Warhammer 40k), like its predecessor and source of inspiration Warhammer Fantasy is rich in the lore and military diversity that Real-time Strategy games thrive on.  It should come as no surpirse that Relic Entertainment’s RTS adaption of this universe, Warhammer 40,000: Dawn of… ... read more
    Source: San Juan Gamer
  • Dear Mindy: Steam and the Steam Client
    With the digital age in full swing it should be no surprise to any of us that the digital distribution of computer and console games has not only become a major part of the industry but also a preferred part for the emerging and existing gaming communities alike.  There are… ... read more
    Source: San Juan Gamer
  • 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