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Justice in Motion — A special guest from O3A

Olympic Area Agency on Aging (often called O3A or OAAA) is a wonderful resource for Grays Harbor, Pacific, Clallam and Jefferson Counties. Their mission is to help seniors and persons with disabilities maintain their dignity, health and independence in their homes, through a comprehensive and coordinated system of home and community-based services.

Daughter refuses to open door to mom’s new beau

Dear Abby: I have been divorced for more than a year and recently started dating a very nice man, “John.” My eldest daughter and her children live with me. I’d like to be able to invite John over to our house, but my daughter doesn’t want “strange men” around her kids, which I understand. I tried suggesting that she meet John before assuming that he is a strange man, but she’s hesitant about meeting him.

20 “Driftwood Fire” serigraphs donated to Polson Museum

There was no room on the meeting table to put their year-end, celebratory bottle of wine. The 12 members of the Polson Museum board and a few volunteers peered at the 20 Elton Bennett prints laid on the meeting table, with more propped up against the walls of the museum meeting room last Wednesday evening. The prints were all variations of the “Driftwood Fire” series and have been donated to the Polson Museum by the artist’s daughter, Barbara Bennett Parsons. Bennett Parsons has more than 170 different titles, each with multiple variations, that she plans to donate to the museum, one or more titles each year.

Nailing it Down

The chilly season is upon us, which means it’s time to address how to keep your house – and by extension, you – snug, warm and safe.

Ho Ho Hoquiam — much to do

Cocoa, decorated trees, and Santa Claus — Hoquiam is getting into the holiday spirit this weekend by kicking off the merriment Saturday with Ho Ho Hoquiam activities from 9 a.m. to about 9 p.m.