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75 Million Dollars in San Juan County

Islander members of San Juan Islands Buy, Sell, Trade control 75 million dollars of economic activity each year. I’m a social impact investor and love putting a dual bottom line together. One that has both a sustainable financial engine and…

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Wild Eyed Pony Photography

Tina Meng owns Wild Eyed Pony Photography and lives on Lopez Island and travels for clients around the Nation. She specializes in natural light, on-location photography. Tina wrote: “As a photographer, my goal is not only to document life’s milestones,…

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Aviation Treasure

Once in a while I’ll see a watch both innovative and stylish. A watch can be an investment or just a reminder of an accomplishment in life. This Bell & Ross watch reminds me of the years of piloting around…

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Camping Season Is Here. Best Gear

I bought one of these years ago, and I love that it so well built, I’ll never need to buy another one. The axe head is hand forged from Swedish quality steel alloyed from iron, carbon, silicon, manganese and vanadium.…

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What Drives Rural Broadband Success?

A key element of a Rural Broadband Communications Strategy – for the Islands beyond economics – that is, cheaper and faster Internet is political and cultural. Today, no one polled in SJI BST can remember 3 things the candidates for…

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Google Glass FTC and Freedom of Speech

“The┬áCitizens United┬áruling did however remove the previous ban on corporations and organizations using their treasury funds for direct advocacy. These groups were freed to expressly endorse or call to vote for or against specific candidates, actions that were previously prohibited”.…

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San Juan Islands iOS Guide Features Video

The San Juan Islands Smart Guide for visitors and islanders helps promote a socially conscience experience in the San Juan Islands, Washington State. This Spring, the San Juan Islands premier Guide, the San Juan Smart Guide now features: Locating Emergency…

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Port Townsend Small Business Sustainability

Port Townsend Small Business Sustainability is a model for other communities. Port Townsend is a city in Jefferson County, Washington, United States. The population was 9,113 at the 2010 census, an increase of 9.3% over the 2000 census. It is…

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NASA Asteroid Flyby Live feed Feb 15, 2013

NASA’s Near-Earth Object Program Office can accurately predict the path of the small near-Earth asteroid 2012 DA14. There is no chance that the asteroid might collide with Earth. This small near-Earth asteroid is passing close to Earth on February 15.…

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Mt. Constitution Short Film Lands on Washington State Parks Homepage

Moran State Park on Orcas Island is one of the best places to camp anywhere in the United States. Its fabulously clean Cascade Lake, great hiking trails and 2400 foot Mt. Constitution offer locals and visitors an opportunity to explore…

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