Life

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

Renowned accordionist to perform at Aberdeen library

His international repertoire has delighted audiences in many countries.

  • Oct 28th, 2016

Trying to wade through the alphabet soup

It seems that last year — 2015, in case that’s a little vague — Congress actually managed to pass a law.

  • Oct 28th, 2016

Dear Abby: Man’s house isn’t big enough for wife’s many grandchildren

I have been with my wife for 16 years.

  • Oct 28th, 2016

Dear Abby:Learning disability could be root of dropout’s problems

I’m 18 and a freshman in college.

  • Oct 26th, 2016

New 6-CD set from Otis Redding’s 1966 Whisky A-Go Go shows

The collection, due out Friday, covers seven sets recorded over three nights, available in their entirety for the first time.

  • Oct 26th, 2016

Pop culture? Film critic’s dad rates the ‘Alien’ movies

My rankings of the “Alien” franchise films, with a few trivia tidbits to boot.

Sci-Fi masterpiece ‘Alien’ at 7th St. Theatre this weekend

‘In space no one can hear you scream’

  • Oct 26th, 2016

Dear Abby: Girlfriend still in closet is taking her time to come out

I’m a lesbian currently dating a woman who is still in the closet.

  • Oct 25th, 2016

Rotary Student of the Month

Braden Castleberry has maintained a GPA of 4.0 since 7th grade, is first in his class at Aberdeen High School

  • Oct 25th, 2016