Is spring here? | Editorial

  • Feb 23, 2015 at 11:54AM

Yes we live on an island. Many of us moved here for the temperate climates. The founding American pioneers came here to escape the grueling snowstorms and freezing temperatures in the east and the extra inches of rainfall on the mainland.

Exports in Salish Sea, risks beyond climate change

  • Jan 30, 2015 at 1:35PM

The Keystone XL oil pipeline has earned much national attention recently for the damage it would do to the climate. But another potential climate disaster is playing out in our region that we must all be actively involved in stopping.

Staying young while we’re old | Guest column

  • Jan 22, 2015 at 12:57PM

After four decades working in the aging field, I’ve discovered something interesting: we each get “old” at our own unique pace. This is different from any other time in our lives.

Gifts for this holiday season | Guest column

  • Dec 10, 2014 at 9:42AM

As the season of gift-giving descends upon us – Hanukkah, Solstice, Kwanzaa and Christmas – you might be having trouble thinking of the right present for a frail older person.

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