Life

The Andy Hackbarth Trio to perform at Raymond Theatre on Sunday

Hackbarth trained as a flamenco and classical guitar master

  • Nov 4th, 2016

Why more grandparents are raising children

In 2005, 2.5 million children were living with grandparents who were responsible for their care. By 2015, that number had risen to 2.9 million.

  • Nov 4th, 2016

Dear Abby: Secret marriage threatens to tear thai family apart

Our daughter, a young Thai adult, is socially immature.

  • Nov 4th, 2016

GHC’s production of James and the Giant Peach debuts Friday

Many storytelling elements are employed on stage to bring children’s fantasy to life as a musical

Dear Abby: Change in the weather signals time to change alarm batteries

It’s time to turn clocks back an hour from daylight saving time and check batteries in smoke alarms.

  • Nov 2nd, 2016

Full schedule ahead for Food Ball 2016 teams

Aberdeen, Hoquiam high schools compete, collect cash, food for area needy

  • Nov 2nd, 2016

Nicotine can help you kick tobacco

Nicotine is not the component in cigarettes that puts your health at risk. The real danger is tobacco.

  • Nov 2nd, 2016

Dear Abby: Panhandling mother needs assistance, not a lecture

The other day there was a woman sitting on the sidewalk with two children.

  • Nov 1st, 2016

Dear Abby: Rude sister-in-law’s demands put damper on holiday giving

My brother and his wife have been married 3 1/2 years and have an 18-month-old daughter.

  • Nov 1st, 2016

Five outstanding area community volunteers recognized

Lana, Rasmussen, Nagle, Myrsell and MacDonald honored

‘It’s a big injustice to older people’: Robert Bassing, 91, a member since 1958, is told he can no longer vote on the Oscars

The membership changes were part of a sweeping reform announced in January aimed at diversifying the organization.

  • Nov 1st, 2016

Adoptable Pet of the Week

MJ is a 13-year-old black Lab.

  • Nov 1st, 2016

Elton Bennett’s scenic silkscreens add splendor to Shelton schools

The pieces can be seen in all seven schools.

  • Oct 31st, 2016

Holden brings it with ‘Stalag 17’ up next at Hoquiam’s 7th St. Theatre on Nov. 12-13

William Holden won the Oscar for Best Actor for his role as Sgt. J. J. Sefton.

  • Oct 31st, 2016

Dear Abby: Mom resents supporting her daughter who’s deep in debt

My 34-year-old daughter, “Martha,” is a single mom.

  • Oct 31st, 2016

Dear Abby: Cancer survivors dispute ‘previvor’s’ place at Relay

In response to “Conflicted in California” whose co-worker walks the “survivors’ lap” in Relay events.

  • Oct 30th, 2016

Dear Abby: Three-time divorcee realizes she’s better off on her own

I’m a 55-year-old woman, divorced for a year and a half.

  • Oct 28th, 2016

Ghouls, goblins and goodies on tap for kids

Many events throughout Harbor

Nailing It Down: Is a reverse mortgage a good financial strategy in retirement?

Thanks to new legislation and some creative uses, a reverse mortgage is a viable option for some senior citizens.

  • Oct 28th, 2016