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Trinity United Methodist Church, 609 Taylor St., will host a concert at 7 p.m. Thursday featuring cellist Madelyn Kowalski, seen here, as part of the ongoing Candlelight Concert Series. (Deja Webster)

Cellist Madelyn Kowalski to be featured in concert

For 18-year-old Kowalski, this will be the sixth annual concert.

Trinity United Methodist Church, 609 Taylor St., will host a concert at 7 p.m. Thursday featuring cellist Madelyn Kowalski, seen here, as part of the ongoing Candlelight Concert Series. (Deja Webster)

HELP LINE: How using ‘elderspeak’ can be considered offensive by some

It’s rarely meant to insult, but it does or can because it sends a message: “I don’t think you can keep up with me.”

A GROWING CONCERN: Do your fruit tree maintenance now

THE WEATHER PATTERN on the North Olympic Peninsula has definitely been interesting this year. We have gone from freezing temperatures in March to record-high temperatures… Continue reading

BACK WHEN: Where in the World is the Craven Peninsula?

BACK WHEN: Where in the World is the Craven Peninsula?

The history of the Craven Peninsula is explored in this monthly column

BACK WHEN: Where in the World is the Craven Peninsula?
Sequim City Band hosts Kingston’s The Hometown Band for outdoor concert Sunday

Sequim City Band hosts Kingston’s The Hometown Band for outdoor concert Sunday

Jas Linford will direct the Hometown Band which will open the program at the James Center for the Performing Arts.

Sequim City Band hosts Kingston’s The Hometown Band for outdoor concert Sunday
Uptown Street Fair to celebrate Port Townsend neighborhood Saturday

Uptown Street Fair to celebrate Port Townsend neighborhood Saturday

The local fair will take over two Port Townsend streets with live music, food and children’s activities

Uptown Street Fair to celebrate Port Townsend neighborhood Saturday

ISSUES IN FAITH: Choose moral leaders by applying the Golden Rule

How can we find those who would best navigate us through difficult times with integrity and a firm moral compass? I suggest we choose our leaders as we would our friends.

Karaoke contest coming up in Sequim

The Tuesday contest is part of the city’s Music in the Park program.

Kiwanis Car Show revs up this Saturday in Port Townsend

Funds from the show will benefit the local club’s programs, which focus on children.

Veterans invited to share stories at North Olympic Library System branches

The tales will be archived in a collection of oral histories from Clallam County residents.

Bereavement support workshops offered in Port Townsend

Registration begins Sept. 8 at Jefferson Healthcare.

PENINSULA HORSEPLAY: Moving homes creates changes, challenges for family

PENINSULA HORSEPLAY: Moving homes creates changes, challenges for family

Life-changing events have necessitated the need for my family to downsize and simplify.

PENINSULA HORSEPLAY: Moving homes creates changes, challenges for family
Festival in Agnew recreates colonial America

Festival in Agnew recreates colonial America

The four-day fest continues today from 10 a.m. to 6 p.m. at the George Washington Inn at 939 Finn Hall Road.

Festival in Agnew recreates colonial America

PENINSULA KITCHEN: Taste-testing muffins prompts recipe

I HAD THE very distinct honor two weeks ago of helping taste muffins made by the summer culinary arts students at the North Olympic Peninsula… Continue reading

Jazz Noir comes to Port Townsend with performance by Dmitri Matheny and his quartet Saturday at The Cellar Door

Jazz Noir comes to Port Townsend with performance by Dmitri Matheny and his quartet Saturday at The Cellar Door

Dmitri Matheny will explore 1940s-era gangster flicks through jazz during a performance at The Cellar Door on Saturday in Port Townsend.

Jazz Noir comes to Port Townsend with performance by Dmitri Matheny and his quartet Saturday at The Cellar Door

Jefferson County Fair opens today in Port Townsend

Favorite events are being carried over from last year, including team and breakaway roping events.

Elwha River exhibit opens at tribal heritage center in Port Angeles

Elwha River exhibit opens at tribal heritage center in Port Angeles

The exhibit, open from 8 a.m. to 5 p.m. Mondays through Fridays, is free to the public, though donations are welcome.

Elwha River exhibit opens at tribal heritage center in Port Angeles
New roof to be a historic look for Worthington Mansion in Quilcene

New roof to be a historic look for Worthington Mansion in Quilcene

Once the shingles are up, the roof will be one step closer to being restored to its original glory.

New roof to be a historic look for Worthington Mansion in Quilcene
Benefit concert planned for Barbara Gooding in Port Angeles on Saturday

Benefit concert planned for Barbara Gooding in Port Angeles on Saturday

After a life of service, former nurse Barbara Gooding needs help funding care through an injury.

Benefit concert planned for Barbara Gooding in Port Angeles on Saturday
Annual Unity of Effort event in Gardiner recognizes military, first responders

Annual Unity of Effort event in Gardiner recognizes military, first responders

The annual summer picnic and patriotic celebration will be from 10 a.m. to 6 p.m. at Fort Discovery.

Annual Unity of Effort event in Gardiner recognizes military, first responders