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Police Blotter, July 6 - 12, 2018

A 19-year old driver totaled his car and completely destroyed a light pole in a crash on Commercial Ave that occurred as he was texting, according to this week’s police blotter.

Summer Entertainment

  • Summer Concert: Swing Connection Wed. Jul 18, 2018 6:00 pm At Seafarers Memorial Park: Swing Connection. *free* Swing Connection performs popular dance music and concert music from the Big Band Swing Era. Dancing to swing music is widely popular, and our complete library of dance music and concert music will compliment your special occasion.
  • Summer Concert: Petty Differences Fri. Jul 20, 2018 6:00 pm At Seafarers Memorial Park: Petty Differences.  *free*   Seven friends in 2016 decided to get together and play a few songs live from the timeless catalog of Tom Petty and the Heartbreakers. That night, Petty Differences was born. Combining live performance covers of the the more ...
  • Summer Concert: The Fantasy Band Sat. Jul 21, 2018 6:00 pm At the Heart of Anacortes: The Fantasy Band *free*   Fantasy Band was founded in 1975 by Steve Olszewski and Eric Thompson as a contemporary rock musical act playing night clubs, concerts and myriad other venues. During the 70’s and early 80’s, with Steve on guitar and lead vocals ...
  • Summer Concert: A'Town Big Band Wed. Jul 25, 2018 6:00 pm At Seafarers' Park: A'Town Big Band - *free* - Founded in January of 2013 in Anacortes, Washington, the "A'Town Big Band" is Skagit County's newest big band. Providing energetic melodies and rhythms as versatile as its members, "A'Town Big Band" plays everything from swing to samba, and ball...
  • Summer Concert: Miller Campbell Fri. Jul 27, 2018 6:00 pm At Seafarers Park - Miller Campbell - Billboard Country Artist *free*   On Sweet Whiskey, Seattle, WA country artist (you read that right) Miller Campbell has boldly declared her intent to claim a prominent place in the canon of western music. It would serve us all well to take Ms. Cam...

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In New York, Intolerance Has Become Routine

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