Guemes Island Ferry Fares Survey
In a recent post, the Guemes Island Ferry Committee said, "the Ferry Draft 2014 Operations Status Report...lays the foundation for, but does not yet actually recommend, a 26% fare increase totaling $250,000..." We thought this would be a good time to get your opinion of Guemes Island Ferry Fares. [Take The Survey]
Letters From An Island Son, Far From Home
Upon leaving Africa, Stefan has been heading east through Asia as a common traveler, working on Malaysian organic farms, climbing Himalayan mountains, contemplating eastern spirituality and exploring the culture, language, food, religion and landscape of a vast and beautiful continent. He is the son of Lawrence Verbano and Christine Damarjian. These are his letters home. Sati's Inferno • Christmas Morning, Mount Agung, Bali
A Pioneer Woman I Am Not
Sarah Sibley: "...So here I sit, bare-assed, outside on a cold toilet wondering how in god’s name did the pioneer women do it? .... Oh man. It. Is. Cold..." [Read more]
Higher Ferry Fares In Our Future?
"...the Ferry Draft 2014 Operations Status Report...lays the foundation for, but does not yet actually recommend, a 26% fare increase totaling $250,000.... [Read more]
Up In Smoke: Moratorium On Marijuana Operation
On November 18, a marijuana production license was issued to Miller Marijuana Farms, 5735 Homestead Lane, Guemes Island... [but] the Skagit County Commissioners today issued a moratorium on marijuana facilities in rural areas...
The Board of County Commissioners held a public hearing on the interim ordinance on January 6, 2015, and continued the public hearing to Tuesday, February 3 at 10 am and continued the written comment period until Thursday, February 5 at 4:30 pm... [Read more]
LineTime has long wanted to celebrate and promote the artists and craftspersons of Guemes Island and we found a way that benefits them and island organizations. We will continue to add to the shop and add organizations to the donation list, so stop by often. [Made By Guemes]
Guemes Island Property Sales LAST SALE: 12.16.14