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A win-win Christmas tree

Act now to make your Christmas decorations complete at the same time you contribute to community. Once again this year Kiwanis Sunrisers Club volunteers are staffing a Christmas tree lot at Sebo’s hardware on Commercial Avenue. Pictured here are Warren … Continue reading

December 6, 2016

Maintenance dredging at Cap Sante Marina Docks M-N-O is underway. Project general contractor, Pacific Pile & Marina of Seattle, started operations December 5. Dredging will start at M Dock and progress east to Docks N and O.

December 5, 2016

Anyone who frequents the Starbucks coffee shop on Commercial Avenue will be pleased to know they have applied to the City for a land use permit that will allow additional parking on a current residential lot immediately to the west … Continue reading

December 2, 2016

One of the traditional sounds of Christmas in Anacortes is the ringing of bells at Salvation Army Red Kettles posted at numerous places in town. Pictured here is ringer Bill Mullin at Safeway. Look for the Salvation Army van at … Continue reading

November 16, 2016

Clouds parted this morning to reveal new snowfall on Mt. Baker and foothills. A beautiful time of year.

November 8, 2016

What a beautiful day! Blue skies drew me out, where I was shocked to discover summer temperatures with a seasonal wind. Digital signs up and down the avenue reported temperatures ranging from 68-72 degrees around noon. I shot this photograph … Continue reading

November 4, 2016

This photograph of the old Anacortes High School from my Grandpa Marion Berentson’s files struck a sentimental chord with many “local kids” visiting the “You Know You’re from Anacortes When” Facebook page. Ah, the good ol’ days!