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Post the Ninety-First: A Surprise Engagement

When Miss H invited me to her birthday function, I was a little trepidatious, Gentle Reader. Her brother and his girlfriend, Emilly – though once very dear friends of mine – are no longer on speaking terms with me; we haven’t seen one another for roughly two years. 494 more words


Miracle in Purdy: Tides stun Seahawks 30-29 in Fish Bowl

Gig Harbor students’ joy simply spilled over.

The four-foot chain link fence at Roy Anderson Field Friday night could not contain their celebration.

The Tide’s miracle comeback in the 36th edition of the Fish Bowl was too much. 428 more words

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Hello sunshine, goodbye storm

Well, hello sunshine.

Here is how the weather super geek Cliff Mass characterized Tuesday night’s stormy turn:

“Tuesday’s convergence zone was a vigorous one with torrential rain, lightning, local flooding, and blackouts for thousands of customers, particularly in Seattle.” 103 more words


Years of work pay off in opening of Key Peninsula’s only after-school center

Peter Hedin wondered nearly a decade ago if children would come if the community built a safe place for them to hang out.

Years of building support and a generous donation later, the Red Barn Youth Center opened its doors to parents and children from Peninsula Middle School yestrerday evening to showcase the Key Peninsula’s only after-school facility. 535 more words


Drought is Broken, Time for the Key Peninsula Log Show

The rain this past week has broken the drought in Western Washington, according to weather super geek Cliff Mass.

We have had 1.24 inches of rain this week, an average of 0.18 inches a day, according to the Weather Underground station at the Tacoma Narrows Airport. 150 more words


A Dream Comes Alive at Key Peninsula's Red Barn

Dreams do come true.

Just ask the dozens of people who clogged up traffic on a sleepy Key Peninsula Highway Saturday trying to make the turn to the Red Barn, a boxy rust-colored building a short walk from Key Center. 1,218 more words