"Live a good life, and in the end, it's not the years in the life, it's the life in the years." –Abe Lincoln

What to do in the Wenatchee area

NCW Blues Jam, every second and fourth Monday, 7:30 – 11 p.m. Columbia Valley Brewery, 538 Riverside Dr, Wenatchee. Info: facebook.com/NCWBluesJam. 2 Left Feet, every Thursday, 7 – 9 p.m. 2 Left Feet is a loose organization of local dance … Continue reading

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What the young can learn from their elders

By on May 26, 2015 in Articles, Health with 0 Comments
What the young can learn from their elders

By Lisa Bradshaw One of the most rewarding things I’ve experienced since founding The DON’T WAIT Project four years ago is working with board member Melissa Knott on her idea for a project archiving the stories of senior citizens in … Continue reading

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Jacob’s travels

Jacob’s travels

By Jacob Hopkins Having just finished up three months of biblical studies and adventures in New Zealand, I pondered what traveling adventures lay before me. It was mid-December and the team’s schedule had our team going to Hampi, India for … Continue reading

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Fish & Food

By on May 26, 2015 in Articles, Good food, Health with 0 Comments
Fish & Food

By Jessica Creel Joey Aguilar, a financial banker, and his wife, Cassidy, a dental hygienist, have made a practice of being mindful of what they put into their bodies as well as researching innovative new ideas. For many years they … Continue reading

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GET OUT! But first, duck into Pybus

GET OUT!  But first, duck into Pybus

By Andy Dappen What kind of nonsense is this… use National Outdoors Day (June 13) to go indoors so you can learn about the outdoors? The irony of this scheme is not lost on those of us who proselytize about … Continue reading

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Beauty grows among the muck

By on May 26, 2015 in Articles, Outdoors fun, Photos with 0 Comments
Beauty grows among the muck

By Tim McCord I was on top of Steven’s Pass on a side road and came across a pond with many of these Western Skunk Cabbage plants. I have never seen so many at one place. I was able to … Continue reading

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How one local couple handled death

By on May 22, 2015 in Articles, Health with 0 Comments

  ‘We were honoring our wedding vows to the very end’ Seven out of 10 Americans surveyed would like to die at home. Before WWII, this is what happened for most of the time, but by the 1980s only 17 … Continue reading

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Stunning views of Saturn in days ahead

By on May 18, 2015 in Articles, Astronomy, Outdoors fun with 0 Comments

By Peter Lind Saturn is the feature planet this month as it reaches opposition on May 22. The ringed world comes up around 9:30 p.m. May 1, but takes quite a while to get above the southeastern horizon. It sits … Continue reading

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Can there be any good in adversity?

By on May 11, 2015 in Articles, Health, Misc Category with 0 Comments

What doesn’t kill me makes me stronger? Seriously? Fredrich Nietszche isn’t the only one to throw around this view of tribulations. Ancient philosophers from many cultures subscribed to the concept. Over 50 years of scientific research tells us this is … Continue reading

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Crank in Up: Paul and Kelly Atwood at the theater

By on April 28, 2015 in Articles, Arts, Events with 0 Comments
Crank in Up: Paul and Kelly Atwood at the theater

By Susan Lagsdin “Louder, faster, funnier…” There aren’t too many artistic endeavors for which this is the prime directive. But musical comedy demands it, and for dozens of productions over the years from Chicago and Big River to Hairspray, Annie, … Continue reading

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Our France house

By on April 28, 2015 in Articles, Homes, Travel with 0 Comments
Our France house

By Maureen Stivers Part 1: Confessions of  a Francophile I have always had a love affair with France. Actually, that’s not true. In seventh grade I had a hate affair with the language and with Jean-Paul, the unfortunate Frenchman charged … Continue reading

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