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Orcas Island Food Co-op Survey Results

Islanders have the amazing San Juan Island Food Co-operative as a great example of a community centric, healthy foods oriented, locally owned non-profit food store. San Juan Island Food Co-op members and leadership met with several Orcas Islanders back in…

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Cocolatte to Develop Social Networking Platform

In an interview with serial entrepreneur Alex Huppenthal, we asked about the rumored development of a social network platform to augment Facebook groups that offer community centric economic acuity support. The design for the Cocolatte platform will give users an…

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Marc Ostrofsky At Aspen Startup Weekend, Oct 11, 5:30PM

You’ve seen him featured on 20/20, ABC’s “The View”, 20/20, The Today Show and 100?s of other media outlets including The Wall Street Journal, The New York Times and USA Today. Ostrofsky is the New York Times Bestselling author of…

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How Technology Enables Sharing

The past few weeks have meant traveling for me. I’m never in one area for more than a few days, promoting local economic development in ways the bring together technology, local sustainability and resource management. But that does leave time…

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Islander, Local Economy Evangelist Alex Huppenthal Launches Startup Weekend Aspen

Since 2009, Orcas Islander and Aspen business owner Alex Huppenthal has volunteered time to design and develop online services for Islanders that build local community fabric, and strengthen the local economy. Teach by doing and experiential learning is precisely what…

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Apple’s iOS7 iPhone Beta Software

UPDATE: Beta 3 is here.. More stable, nearly ready for my ordinary day use phone. Rumors of a Beta 3 drop in less than 2 weeks, seem logical considering iOS6’s beta schedule. Drop by for more news. Apple just release…

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Charts? Sure we have them

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Hanger Talk: “When the Whistle Blows”

Podcast Number two.. From Orcas Island. Einstein-dating, trains, Time warp, cloned mice and Raves.. recorded at Magic Air, Orcas Island Airport, Eastsound, WA. More take offs and landings on this edition of “Hangar Talk” with Rod Chevalier and Alex Munroe.…

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Air Travel in San Juan Islands

Air Travel in San Juan Islands couldn’t be more beautiful. In the 1990s I traveled to Portland on business and found myself interested in exploring the area. The Hillsboro airport offered a perfect launch for trips over the Puget Sound.…

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Natural Capitalism

Natural Capitalism is a concept that helps small communities more forward in a sustainable way. Why join the Islanders Club? Local credit card. Local telecom that pays into the community. Local micro credit. Local person to person sales, trade, barter.…

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