The Sunset Empire Park & Recreation District terminated its free shower voucher program in the name of public safety, but anyone still can pay $2 to shower at the district’s pool facility.
The speculation is over. Don Larson, the longstanding mayor of Seaside, officially announced he will be running for his fourth term in the general election Nov. 5.
The Seaside School District has hired a new principal for Gearhart Elementary School to fill the vacancy left by Melissa Linder.
Salmon fishing does not often bear a strong connection to stifling hunger and homelessness in the community, but Helping Hands’ Clatsop Salmon Classic is out to change that for the second time around.
Participants in the American Cancer Society Relay for Life began the weekend event with the first lap around the Seaside High School track last Saturday. Twenty-six teams, 316 participants and 87 survivors participated in the relay. They raised an estimated $62,000 for the cancer society. Donations for the 2014 Relay for Life can be made until Aug. 31, but donations to the cancer society will be accepted any time.
Susan “Sue” Grenon, 70, of Seaside, OR, passed away peacefully on July 15, 2014, at Marquis Autumn Hills memory care unit in Portland, OR, following a long battle with dementia.
Lorraine Minnie Spillman, of Seaside, Ore., died July 18, 2014, at home, with her family by her side. She was 89. Lorraine was born Dec. 8, 1924, in Albert Lea Freeborn, Minn., to Oscar and Clara (Rushfelt) Hamburg.
The USA Jump Rope tournament is only a hop, skip and a jump away for Seaside’s Tsunami Skippers.
For the first time since 1975, the Seaside High School boys golf team has brought home the state championship.
The District 1/4A boys’ golf title is finally back with Seaside.
Two thousand golf balls were dropped from a helicopter over the Astoria Golf & Country Club May 10 as part of a fundraiser for the Assistance League of the Columbia Pacific. The balls were marked with donors’ numbers, and those that landed closest to the designated pin won prizes. The league raised $10,000 to buy clothing for kids in need in Clatsop County.
On June 18, a young deer hopped the fence in my back yard and stumbled into the grass. It seemed as though she had been running – maybe crossing the highway.
Seaside has a long and storied past, and it’s something we often celebrate and reflect on with the fantastic old-time photos found throughout our community.
The more time I spend in Seaside, the more I realize how many amazing things we do as a small town. As part of the city’s visioning Seaside for 2034 project, people ask me what I have been seeing as a pattern for the future.
On the last day of May, we attended a birthday party for Rosie Thiers at the home of Debbie Vail and Laurel Adelman. Such a fun time. Those girls are great hosts.
I am writing this just before Father’s Day, and, as is usually the case at this time of year, which also happens to be near my father’s birth date, I spend a great deal of time reminiscing about him.
A small group of students meandered through the Sunny Pool Community Garden last week, intently listening as their program leader, Mary Blake, stopped in front of various plots to release exclamations of excitement and share information about various fruits, vegetables and herbs growing there.
Hannah Garhofer, daughter of Neal and Liza Garhofer, a junior at Seaside High School, is a member of the Astoria Regatta Festival Court.
Those who want to know more about Seaside’s colorful downtown gardens will have the opportunity to ask questions during a garden tour on Sunday, July 27.
Oregon painter Judith Fredrikson, who captured a butterfly in a watercolor painting, is the featured artist at the Trail’s End Gallery in August. Fredrikson will discuss her work during a reception beginning at 5 p.m. Aug. 2 in the gallery during the Gearhart Art Walk.
Painter Carmela Newstead will be featured at an opening artist reception from 11 a.m. to 3 p.m. July 25 at Fairweather House and Garden.
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