March 9: Open House at Lighthouse Preschool for Prospective Families

An Open House for Prospective Families at Lighthouse Preschool takes place from 11:30 a.m. to 12:30 p.m. Friday, March 9. Visit Lighthouse Preschool classrooms, meet the teachers and learn about our curriculum. Enter to win half off your first month's tuition. The preschool is located at Friday Harbor Presbyterian Church on Spring Street.

13th District Coast Guard has busy weekend, stresses use of lifesaving equipment

SEATTLE -- Coast Guard rescue crews across Washington responded to multiple cases this weekend involving mariners not wearing lifejackets and deficiencies of lifesaving equipment found aboard vessels.

With warmer spring weather coming to the Pacific Northwest, the Coast Guard stresses the importance of wearing lifejackets and having the proper lifesaving equipment aboard vessels in the event of emergencies.

March 1: Rotary Club's 13th Annual Spelling Bee

The Rotary Club of San Juan Island will hold its 13th annual Spelling Bee at 3:30 p.m. Thursday, March 1, 2018  at the San Juan Community Theater. Doors open at 3 p.m.

This year’s spellers include students from Friday Harbor Elementary School, Friday Harbor Middle School, and Paideia Classical School. All island schools were invited to participate.