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Celebration of Wallie Funk set for next month

A celebration of Wallie Funk’s life, followed by a reception, will be at 1 p.m. Saturday, Sept. 23 at the First Baptist Church, 2717 J Ave., Anacortes. 

Summer Entertainment

  • REFA Summer of Love Celebration Sat. Aug 19, 2017 5:00 pm The Rick Epting Foundation for the Arts presents their annual summer concert and fundraiser on August 19, 2017 from 5:00 – 8:00pm. This year’s theme celebrates the 50th Anniversary of the Summer of Love and will feature Bellingham classic rock dance band, The Walrus. Don your bell bottoms and...
  • Hot Damn Scandal Sat. Aug 26, 2017 6:00 pm “Hot Damn scandal performs music that seems to be carved out of the broken heart of the American dream… you feel like you have heard these songs all your life. These are your favorite boots, your lucky hat, your Saturday night shirt, Your old dog that disappeared after the rain” – Sc...
  • Stacy Jones Band Sat. Sep 2, 2017 6:00 pm Stacy Jones Band continues to blow fans away with their high-energy, genre bending performances. Amazing vocals, incredible musicianship, outstanding songwriting and powerful, dynamic arrangements – it’s easy to understand why Stacy and her band are captivating the crowds and gathering new fa...

Recent Blog Posts

Park Recycling Being Re-thought - a brick, really?

Recycling: a great idea, and an inherent part of our culture the past couple of decades, right?

2015 1119 6 main entrance

The School Board Wednesday night approved moving ahead with the design development stage of the high school renovation project, based on the schematic designs. Take a look here at the designs here.

 2015 1119 2 campus site plan

Overall high school site plan. Parking in front of the school will be expanded. Bus drop-off and loading will be in a separate lot to the west of the main parking. North is up.

2015 1119 1 ahs east building

The site plan for the new 2-story East Building, to be constructed on the west section of the current War Memorial Field. An outdoor plaza and amphitheater will separate the new building from the current building. Note the outdoor commons plaza. North is to the right. 

2015 1119 3 ahs east site

The schematic layout of the top floor of the East Building. North is to the right.

2015 1119 4 ahs east ground

The schematic layout of the ground floor of the East Building. North is to the right.

2015 1119 5 ahs west

The schematic layout of the renovated West Building, including Brodniak Hall and the gym. North is to the right.

2015 1119 6 main entrance

A view of what the main entrance to the school (and the East Building) could look like. This is a schematic view, not an architectural drawing, which will come later.

ProPublica

Se lesionaron en el trabajo. Y entonces fueron deportados.

Por Michael Grabell, ProPublica, y Howard Berkes, NPR, Este artículo fue publicado junto con NPR. Read in English. A la edad de 31 años, Nixon Arias tenía un perfil parecido a muchos migrantes indocumentados en los Estados Unidos. Oriundo de Honduras, había estado en el país durante...