Category: Lifestyles

Aspen Public Radio’s Tom Egan and Orcas FM Radio

Tom Egan graciously spent time with me today to talk about Aspen Public Radio. Aspen Public Radio helps connect to the community through local talent and production as well as nationally through NPR and even through BBC. Aspen Public Radio…

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San Juan Islands: Smart Guide – Free Listing

Visitors to the San Juan Islands will enjoy the iPhone app, a guide to the San Juan Island region. Includes everything you need to rest easy and enjoy your visit to the Islands.

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The Making of Quality: Leica M9-P

I have such great respect for the art and craftsmanship applied to solving not only a challenge – to support making a beautiful image, but to enjoy the entire process. The respect for the craft of photography is reflected in…

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GoPro Hero 2

Time for faster frame rate, better latitude. Same price.   Share via social networks. Tweet

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Who Let the Dogs Out?

Its summer time! And that means it is time to enjoy a nice boat ride on the San Juan Islands Ferry System. Get on on of these clean comfort liners at Anacortes, WA, just an hour north of Seattle. Once…

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Spontaneous Joy. 70s and mild nights arrive

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Reasonable Caution Ahead of Emergency Situations

There is no danger as of the date of this post. I don’t expect any. If there is a danger of radioactive fallout in your area, there are some basic things you can do to avoid being injured. The fact…

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Orcas Island Photo Contest Winners Selected

In a highly secret process, the final top Photograph was chosen by the Judges. This winner will receive 2 free copies of the book “Through Islanders’ Eyes” – the output of the Photo Contest. A two page spread including information…

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Will Orcas Islanders Break A World Record This Year?

From 50 pushups at 5 Years old, to Holy Handsprings, the Universal Record Database accepts world records in all manner of human endeavor. They call for what humans can do. What world record can Orcas Islanders set? Kayaking around Shaw…

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Mandatory Vehicle Permits on Orcas Island

Orcas Island suffers the same problems as many highly popular tourist destinations. It attracts huge numbers of tourists. With tourists come the tourist spending – about 130 million a year in San Juan County as a whole. Its the single…

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