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                                The Snoqualmie Valley Block Party returns to the Valley Sept. 14.

Snoqualmie Valley Block Party returns Sept. 14

The Block Party will be located at Center Blvd SE in Snoqualmie from 11 a.m. to 5 p.m.

 

Through the Little Free Children’s Library, millions of books are exchanged annually. Stephanie Quiroz/staff photo

Girl Scout Troop installs Little Free Children’s Library

Girl Scout Troop 41637 use cookie sale funds to install a free library.

 

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                                Dora Gyarmati.

Redefine goals based on virtues to find joy | Health column

A monthly column about mindfulness and wellbeing.

  • Sep 6, 2019

 

Photo courtesy of FOY.
                                Ellen Boyer, CFO of Logic 20/20, will be FOY’s board chair.

Friends of Youth welcomes Boyer as board chair

Ellen Boyer, CFO of Logic 20/20, is FOY founder Iva Matsen’s granddaughter.

  • Sep 3, 2019
Photo courtesy of FOY.
                                Ellen Boyer, CFO of Logic 20/20, will be FOY’s board chair.

21-year-old Snoqualmie missionary comes home following PCT hike

Griffin Armour hiked the Washington section of the Pacific Crest Trail for an upcoming mission.

Ready or not, college is arriving

How parents can help their students embark on a college career.

  • Aug 16, 2019
Photo courtesy of Peter O’Donnell
                                The Snoqualmie Firefighters Association is holding its annual Pancake Breakfast and Silent Auction from 7 a.m. to 11 a.m. on Aug. 17.

Snoqualmie Firefighters Association to host annual Pancake Breakfast and Silent Auction

The Pancake Breakfast and Silent Auction will be held on Aug. 17 from 7 - 11 a.m.

Photo courtesy of Peter O’Donnell
                                The Snoqualmie Firefighters Association is holding its annual Pancake Breakfast and Silent Auction from 7 a.m. to 11 a.m. on Aug. 17.
Photo courtesy of Festival at Mount Si Facebook
                                Festival at Mount Si will be celebrating 72 years of community. The annual wife carrying contest (older than 21) and the sibling carrying contest (younger than 21) will take place on Sunday, Aug. 11.

Festival at Mount Si returns to the Valley

The 2019 festival will take place aug. 9 -11.

Photo courtesy of Festival at Mount Si Facebook
                                Festival at Mount Si will be celebrating 72 years of community. The annual wife carrying contest (older than 21) and the sibling carrying contest (younger than 21) will take place on Sunday, Aug. 11.

Applying mindfulness into your daily life

Being mindful is the act of staying present, being aware of your surroundings and noticing new things without judgment.

  • Aug 6, 2019

Mindful goal setting

What are the roots of you life goals?

  • Aug 5, 2019

Hot coals – great for burgers, bad for garbage | Waste Management Column

Caution is necessary when disposing of used coals.

  • Aug 4, 2019

Recycle Corps interns help build recycling muscle memory

Waste Management column for the Valley Record.

  • Jul 24, 2019

Happy Fourth — Do we have freedom? What is freedom anyway?

A column about mindfulness and mental well being.

  • Jul 8, 2019

Celebrating the Fourth on the Eastside

Americans all over the country including the Eastside region will gather on July 4 to celebrate Independence Day. The Fourth of July commemorates the signing… Continue reading

The Carnation Milk Truck got lots of requests for ice cream during a past parade. File photo

Celebrating the Fourth in Carnation

Events include a 5K run, Grand Parade, 3-on-3 Basketball and more.

The Carnation Milk Truck got lots of requests for ice cream during a past parade. File photo
Local Thomas fan, Otto L., greets his hero as the tank engine arrives in North Bend prior to the July events at the Northwest Railway Museum. Northwest Railway Museum / courtesy photo

Thomas the Train tour returning to the Valley

Events planned for several dates in July.

Local Thomas fan, Otto L., greets his hero as the tank engine arrives in North Bend prior to the July events at the Northwest Railway Museum. Northwest Railway Museum / courtesy photo
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                                King County Library System executive director Lisa Rosenblum participates in a library Story Time event.

Summertime opportunities to read, learn and grow

A monthly column about King County libraries.

  • Jun 19, 2019
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                                King County Library System executive director Lisa Rosenblum participates in a library Story Time event.
Emi Baba and Aj Baba, 2 of North Bend choose some fresh flowers at the farmers market’s opening day.

North Bend Farmers Market returns for its 14th season

The market runs every Thursday through September 12.

Emi Baba and Aj Baba, 2 of North Bend choose some fresh flowers at the farmers market’s opening day.

Fall City Day 2019 celebrated the town with treehouses, watermelons, and ducks

People from all around the Eastside came to Fall City for the 48th annual Fall City Day celebration.

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Dying from an overdose; not just heroin that’s killing us

A monthly column about mindfulness and health.

  • Jun 13, 2019
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