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Historic Achievements – President Obama

November 6, 2012
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Rachel Maddow enumerates President Obama’s achievements.

Can we change the republican House? If we do, similar progress could take place.

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Natural Capitalism

October 25, 2012
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In 2009 we started an effort to move the local economy forward inspired by RMI’s ‘Natural Capitalism’. Could we do it? Together, we are. To get materially involved, Join the Islanders Club. The Islanders Club is a not for profit business that designs and builds community social networks. Share via social networks. Tweet

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OrcasIslandTV Endorses President Obama

October 25, 2012
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This is the last thing I’m writing about the election. I agree with the Salt Lake Tribute, President Obama should be re-elected. He has is a *seasoned* Commander and Chief to our military. I trust he’ll make the right decisions should any threat to Americans develop. He has Presided over the largest recovery since the Great Depression. In 2007, several friends were all on...

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San Juan Islands Social Networks Grow

October 23, 2012
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have a home at sjibst.com . In 2009 Facebook launched a new approach – everyone could join and there were no network requirements. Over the past 4 years, San Juan Islands Social Networks have grown rapidly, driven by San Juan Islands Buy, Sell, Trade and several other San Juan Islands social networks. Over half the traffic to the San Juan Islands Social networks comes...

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Campy Action, Knockout Spokesperson

September 22, 2012
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Apple knocks it out of the park on a regular basis. The iPhone 5 is no exception. With more power than a 2007 desktop computer and faster broadband potential than most Islanders home connections, its the stellar hand-held, pocket computer that approaches super-computing capability. The graphics technology in iPhone 5 is nothing short of mind boggling. Three individual processing units in this one phone...

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San Juan Islands Buy, Sell, Trade invites Businesses

September 19, 2012
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San Juan Islands Buy, Sell, Trade has become the community bulletin board, message exchange, lost pet and general interconnect among islanders in San Juan County. At recent count, over 7,000 postings remain in that membership group. Each member of the group must apply to enter the group and post. All postings are visible to anyone with a facebook account – according to Facebook, some...

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Speakers Corner Eastsound WA

September 16, 2012
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Op-ed. It wouldn’t be Orcas Island without a place for locals to speak their minds in public. The first of its kind in the Islands, Speaker’s Corner across the street from Wildlife Cycles, was donated by Heinz at Enxzo’s. Heinz build Speaker’s Corner for Labor Day weekend and it was available to the public on September 2, 2012. Islanders take to this beautiful outdoor...

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Understanding the Elections

September 15, 2012
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The science of public relations includes a deep understanding of how people make decisions. Parts of the brain are involved in voting. We can be smarter. We should be smarter about self-governance. Can we use our will to overcome the emotional manipulation of advertising during the election season? Could it be that Election Campaign strategists are hiring heavy hitting Public Relations groups? Are are...

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Apple New iPhone 5 Announced – Key Features

September 12, 2012
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iPhone 5 was announced on September 12th, 2012. This new iPhone is slightly larger, allowing a complete new line of icons. But that isn’t the feature that knocks me out. Apple has made a product that has twice the performance, reduced weight, improved the screen, camera and internet performance, and kept the price point the same. Amazing.. Read more after the jump. http://www.apple.com/iphone for...

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Richard Bach’s Condition Improving

September 11, 2012
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Richard Bach, Orcas Island resident and author of the 1970s bestseller “Jonathan Livingston Seagull,” was injured when his small plane struck power lines during approach to landing on San Juan Island. He is reported to be improving and will be moved out of the intensive care unit at Harborview hospital. His condition is being upgraded to satisfactory from serious. Sources close to Mr. Bach...

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