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Coast Chronicles: 
What does #MeToo mean for America?
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Coast Chronicles: What does #MeToo mean for America?

Last week I was in an email conversation with one of my very best friends, a writer who lived on the Peninsula many years and is now in Portland for health reasons. We were checking in, just comparing our lives, talking about the times, good and bad.

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Animal Shelter Report: 
Good golly Miss Molli, you sure need a home!
Animal Shelter Report: Good golly Miss Molli, you sure need a home!

Cattle dog mix Molli was brought to the shelter because of a reason we sadly see far too often.

Her owner was moving and couldn’t take her with her. This scenario is hard on all the surrendered dogs, but often younger dogs seem to adjust...

Guest Column Business leader cautions: ‘Remember 1993”

By Don C. Brunell

Twenty-five years ago, business took a beating in Olympia. The swing to the left in the 1992 general election was swift and potent. It drove higher costs to employers and more government regulations.

Warning:...

Coast Chronicles: 
Let’s talk turkey
Coast Chronicles: Let’s talk turkey

This year it seems the holiday season is taking on a different tone. These are the times — November, December and the new year — that families come together from near and far to celebrate, eat, and kibitz with each other. But the...

An Old Dog’s Tale: Thanks for soft blankets at the start, and at the end
By Wayne Downing
GOP tax plan key to unlocking U.S. economic potential
GOP tax plan key to unlocking U.S. economic potential

Ten years. A decade. One-tenth of a century. That’s how long the United States economy has limped along in a zombie-like malaise, slowly licking its wounds from the financial meltdown of 2008. In this world of global business and trade, the...

Coast Chronicles: 
At the Center of the Earth
Coast Chronicles: At the Center of the Earth

Snowbirds Gary and Marla McGrew have headed north, and I’m about to as well. I’m mapping out my route and planning my return to coincide with Turkey Day since “There’s No Place Like Home for the Holidays.”

Animal Shelter Report: 
These cute little pups are looking for their forever homes
Animal Shelter Report: These cute little pups are looking for their forever homes

“Dalton “and “Leslie” are two tiny and very adorable lap dogs who are looking for your love.

Dalton is a playful and prancing black Chihuahua mix who just about turns himself inside out when anyone approaches his...

Coast Chronicles: 
Snowbirds and roadrunners
Coast Chronicles: Snowbirds and roadrunners

A couple days ago I visited Gary and Marla McGrew who are rethinking what retirement looks like. For us baby boomers, “retirement” isn’t even the correct term for whatever comes after working for others for money. The...

Guest column: 
Celebrate our Peninsula’s ‘Seven Wonders’
Guest column: Celebrate our Peninsula’s ‘Seven Wonders’

Oh, yeah! What’s so special about your Peninsula?

A visitor to the Peninsula recently teased me with that query.

Having resided in Ocean Park for 18 years, I told him about seven special sites that make a visit to our...

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