view more from the GALLERY
explore ANACORTES TODAY
Thank you to our amazing advertisers!

In the News

June 22, 2022

New roundabout by end of June

Work by contractor Colacurcio Brothers continues at the intersection of 32nd Street and “M” Avenue. Traffic and safety improvements at the intersection will include a roundabout, rapid flashing beacons at pedestrian crossings and lane width reductions. The anticipated results will be traffic calming, collision reduction and improved traffic flow. Projections are completion of the project […]

Read More View Archives

June 17, 2022

Taking advantage of low tide

Many, including this adventurous trio at Ship Harbor, have taken advantage of extreme low tides to so some exploring.

June 15, 2022

Skagit Valley boasts international standing

It’s easy to fall in love with the Skagit Valley, our neighbor to the east. The valley’s agricultural lands rank among the most productive in the U.S. According to the 2021 Farmland Legacy Report, “… the valley’s fertile soil has been rated in the top 2 percent of soils in the world, making the Skagit […]

June 14, 2022

City dresses up for Flag Day

In June 1886 Bernard Cigrand made his first public proposal for the annual observance of the birth of the flag when he wrote an article titled “The Fourteenth of June” in the old Chicago Argus newspaper. Cigrand’s effort to ensure national observance of Flag Day finally came when President Woodrow Wilson issued a proclamation calling […]

Purchase a photo

Photos are available as archival prints. They are also available for licensing to be used on your website. Please contact us to request a photo.

Looking Back

June 10, 2022

Majestic expansion past: 2013

Heavy equipment operators do their thing on the property lying between the Majestic Inn & Spa courtyard and the site of the inn’s new, 30-room addition. It’s fun to have such a high visibility construction project in town, and the added rooms will be a community asset. (Note: Yet another expansion to this downtown hotel […]

Read More View Archives

June 6, 2022

Popular Anacortes beach: 2008

Sunset Beach, Washington Park, 2008.

June 1, 2022

Waterfront Festival snapshots: 2004

One of this community’s most exciting events is the annual Waterfront Festival at Cap Sante Marina. This family friendly festival is hosted by the Anacortes Chamber of Commerce in partnership with local sponsors including the Port of Anacortes. Photos from the 2004 archives!

May 31, 2022

Paintbrush in bloom

This photo from 2018 was taken about this time of year, when wildflower Paintbrush is flashing its distinctive red blossoms. I’ve seen a few “families” on the way to Whidbey in recent days.

FEATURED VIDEOS

View more videos on YouTube
THANK YOU TO OUR AMAZING ADVERTISERS!
Thank you for visiting

A casual journal spotlighting
Anacortes residents and events

Contact

Anacortes Today
c/o Steve Berentson
1102 King Street
Anacortes, WA 98221

Photo Prints & Licensing

Photos are available as archival prints. They are also available for licensing to be used on your website. Please contact us to request a photo.

© 2022 Anacortes Today | Accessibility Privacy Policy Terms of Service
Site Credits: STEAM HOSTING