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Food and wine, arts and crafts, live music and family fun

ASTORIA — Asked to describe the Astoria Warrenton Crab, Seafood & Wine Festival, Don Nisbett — an artist, cartoonist and local personality from Ilwaco, Washington — replied: “It’s an adult...

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Beach Books honors Independent Bookstore Day

seaside — To celebrate Independent Bookstore Day on Saturday, April 29, Seaside’s Beach Books will host author Karen Karbo, who will discuss her powerful women’s books from 10 a.m. to noon.

Seaside Library Director Esther...

RiversZen Yoga and Resistance Stretching Studios celebrates five years

Astoria — The RiversZen Yoga and Resistance Stretching Studios (399 31st St. on the Astoria Riverwalk) is celebrating its fifth anniversary 6 p.m. to 10 p.m. Saturday, April 29, with a casual musical evening get-together.

This will be an...

Astoria High School Holds annual fishing derby fundraiser
Astoria High School Holds annual fishing derby fundraiser

FORT STEVENS — The Fisheries Technology class at Astoria High School will hold its seventh annual Aquatic Biology Program Fishing Derby Fundraiser at Coffenbury Lake, Fort Stevens State Park from 7 a.m. to 4 p.m. Saturday, April 29.

The...

‘Legend of Beards Hollow’ author comes to Adelaide’s
‘Legend of Beards Hollow’ author comes to Adelaide’s

OCEAN PARK, WAsh. — Local author Kent D. Walsh will be at Adelaide’s Coffee & Books (1401 Bay Ave.) 1 to 4 p.m., Saturday, April 29, to discuss his recently released book, “Legend of Beards Hollow,” an action-romance...

Two writers’ workshops offered in Manzanita May 6
Two writers’ workshops offered in Manzanita May 6

MANZANITA — Attention all writers, established and aspiring! Two writers’ workshops will be held Saturday, May 6, at the North Tillamook Library (571 Laneda Ave.) in Manzanita

The library will host the first workshop,...

The Bookmonger: Two looks at medicine in America
The Bookmonger: Two looks at medicine in America

By Barbara LLoyd McMichael

For Coast Weekend

Let’s consider American health care this week.

In one of the most evocatively titled books you’ll ever come across, “Bleed, Blister, Puke, and Purge”...

History & Hops highlights Seaside music, mayhem and merriment
History & Hops highlights Seaside music, mayhem and merriment

SEASIDE — What is Seaside’s connection to the song “Louie, Louie”? Where, when and how did the Miss Oregon Pageant begin? What was the Dahlia Parade about? How did Seaside recover from the dip in popularity as a family...

Hispanic community nourishes local soccer culture
Hispanic community nourishes local soccer culture

Some time back — Fergus Loughton and Jerry Boisvert, the institutional memory of the Lower Columbia Youth Soccer League, reckon it was roughly 15 years ago — the growing Hispanic community brought with it a festive ambiance to its...

The Arts: Radio days: An interview with KMUN’s jazzy host Pamela Trenary
The Arts: Radio days: An interview with KMUN’s jazzy host Pamela Trenary

aSTORIA — Few things touch the heart of a community like a local radio station, and Astoria’s KMUN — the oldest broadcast on Coast Community Radio — is no exception. On the air since 1983, KMUN arose largely through the...

Former Oregon poet laureate visits Beach Books
Former Oregon poet laureate visits Beach Books

SEASIDE — Paulann Petersen, Oregon’s poet laureate from 2010 to 2014, will read at Beach Books at 7 p.m. Saturday, April 22.

A former Stegner Fellow at Stanford University, Petersen’s poems have been published in Poetry, The...

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Hoffman Center for the Arts debuts ‘Online and at the Beach’

MANZANITA — Education in the 21st century often means more than brick-and-mortar classrooms. There is a bevy of online opportunities for...

Beach Books honors Independent Bookstore Day

seaside — To celebrate Independent Bookstore Day on Saturday, April 29, Seaside’s Beach Books will host author Karen Karbo, who will...

‘Legend of Beards Hollow’ author comes to Adelaide’s
Two writers’ workshops offered in Manzanita May 6
The Bookmonger: Two looks at medicine in America

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Food and wine, arts and crafts, live music and family fun

ASTORIA — Asked to describe the Astoria Warrenton Crab, Seafood & Wine Festival, Don Nisbett — an artist, cartoonist and local...

Seaside AAUW presents some spring, some bling and more

WARRENTON — Once upon a time, in the magical kingdom of County Clatsop, in the village of Seaside and its surrounds, a group of women...

RiversZen Yoga and Resistance Stretching Studios celebrates five years
History & Hops highlights Seaside music, mayhem and merriment
The Arts: Radio days: An interview with KMUN’s jazzy host Pamela Trenary

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Food and wine, arts and crafts, live music and family fun

ASTORIA — Asked to describe the Astoria Warrenton Crab, Seafood & Wine Festival, Don Nisbett — an artist, cartoonist and local...

Learn of life at the water’s edge

OCEANSIDE — Friends of Netarts Bay Watershed Estuary Beach and Sea (WEBS) staff and volunteers will be on site at the Oceanside Recreation...

RiversZen Yoga and Resistance Stretching Studios celebrates five years
Astoria High School Holds annual fishing derby fundraiser
Hispanic community nourishes local soccer culture

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Food and wine, arts and crafts, live music and family fun

ASTORIA — Asked to describe the Astoria Warrenton Crab, Seafood & Wine Festival, Don Nisbett — an artist, cartoonist and local...