Archives for August 2012

What's Left of Summer in Snoqulamie

Contributing writer, Lori Riffe, takes a look at the remaining days of summer... from high above the Pacific Ocean on her way to Hawaii.  Thanks, Lori, and enjoy your tropical vacation.  Read on... I … [Read more...]

Snoqualmie Real Estate: Fewer Distressed Sales, Resale Values Increase

Thank you to Tony Gilbert for this guest post.  He is a Snoqualmie Ridge resident and  a licensed Real Estate Broker with Windermere Real Estate, serving the communities of Snoqualmie, Issaquah, Sammamish, … [Read more...]

Snoqualmie Author Cat Patrick’s Twin Daughters Inspire Her First Novel, One With Movie Rights Optioned

It turns out I’m not the only one in the neighborhood who likes to write.  Tucked away on a quiet Deer Park street on Snoqualmie Ridge lives author Cat Patrick.  She’s got two books in print right now, with a … [Read more...]

Black Bear Spotted On Snoqualmie's Kinsey Street Last Night, Headed Toward Alley Where Children Present

There were more bear sightings over the weekend, both in the densely populated area of Snoqualmie Ridge - near the retail area .  Neighbors in the Heather/Dogwood area (near 2nd hole of TPC Snoqualmie Ridge) … [Read more...]

Confessions of Snoqualmie Air Conditioning Addict

I grew up in Seattle in daylight basement rambler near the water; so close to the water that the living room had floor to ceiling windows to maximize its Puget Sound views.  The summer comfort key to my … [Read more...]

Author, Journalist and Encompass Communication Officer, Clay Eals, Brings His Biography, Music of Steve Goodman to Nursery at Mount Si

If there's one thing writing has taught me, it's that you learn something new everyday, and often times those new things are about people you already know.  Clay Eals is one of those people. Clay is the … [Read more...]

Snoqualmie Ridge Homeowners Get Harsh Reminder to Close and Lock Doors

We hear it over and over from law enforcement. One of the simplest ways to keep thieves away is to lock doors and close windows and garage doors.  Yet many of us still forget. Maybe it's the insulated, safe … [Read more...]

Heads Up For Valley Commuters! I-90 Closures for Blue Angels Begin Tomorrow, August 2nd

If you are heading into Seattle over I-90 during the next few days, consider yourself warned.  Travel at the right time, and you might experience a big traffic headache. It's almost Seafair Weekend on Lake … [Read more...]

Back by Popular Demand, Snoqualmie Ridge IGA Meat Smoking Trailer!

It's been a month since the Snoqualmie Ridge IGA hauled in a meat smoking trailer behind a truck to test out the community's response to on-site, fresh-smoked meats. Apparently it was a success because that … [Read more...]