New storytime program bridges generations

SEDRO-WOOLLEY — It’s not every day that residents of Country Meadow Village are alongside kids scribbling with crayons. The senior living center and the Central Skagit Library have partnered to make that a more frequent…

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NIOC Whidbey Island Sailors Spread Holiday Cheer Amidst Island Wide Power Blackout

WHIDBEY ISLAND, Wash. (NNS) — Navy Information Operations Command (NIOC) Whidbey Island Sailors participated in the second annual caroling event at multiple in-home living centers in the local island community Dec. 20. For the second…

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Preschoolers sing Christmas carols to seniors in Issaquah

ISSAQUAH, Wash. — Seniors in Issaquah got a special surprise Friday from preschoolers at Evergreen Academy. The students stopped by to sing carols, read stories and enjoy hot chocolate with residents at the Spiritwood at…

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Country Meadow Village donates to Hospice of the Northwest Foundation

Country Meadow Village Executive Director Sandra Jensen and program director David Bricka presented a check for $2,500 to Wendy Rohrbacher, executive director of Hospice of the Northwest Foundation, on behalf of Country Meadow residents and…

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Unforgettable Moments- Why I Walk

As the community relations director for an assisted living community, Jennifer Angell’s job is to create unique and enjoyable experiences for the residents living there. She often combines these activities with something purposeful, like raising…

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Retirement community honors local vets, raise funds

Spiritwood at Pine Lake residents handmade 200 poppy flowers to honor Veteran’s Day. Spiritwood at Pine Lake honored its resident veterans Monday afternoon as seniors handed out 200 handmade poppies in recognition of Veterans Day…

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