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October 2015

Turning 40 Acts of Kindness

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 By Heather Mofffat, Manchester Court Me: “It’s a Mom and Me day, what do you want to do today? Fiona: “I want to go and get school supplies for Eastside Baby Corner.” So how did this start exactly? I was turning 40 in a few weeks, and I kept thinking…

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Are you “information” ready for an emergency?

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By Frank Pineau, General Manager, Highlands Fiber Network Are you “information” ready for an emergency? By Frank Pineau, General Manager, Highlands Fiber Network Being prepared for an emergency is always prudent, however it’s not something we all think about every day. I have personally been through a few earthquakes, a…

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Summer Trip Settles Family Matters in China

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By Josh Zhanson, Connections Media Reviewer, Resident Central Park Neighborhood <Editor’s Note: Since last year, when Josh was just a Junior at Issaquah High School, he contributes monthly cutting edge, humorous media reviews for Connections with Issaquah Highlanders in mind. When he told me about his trip to China with his…

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Volunteer of the Month: Gary Ashby

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(Gary working at Highlands Day in 2014 with Dr. Shadi and Dr. Ray from Highlands Dentistry, also volunteering.) I was very fortunate as a child to be raised by parents who felt strongly about serving in the community. They felt it was important to volunteer in the community because it helps create…

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Get Ready for the Unexpected

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by Christy Garrard, Dahlia Park, Highlands Council Executive Director Disasters in the Pacific Northwest are most often unexpected.  When the worst happens and lives, the environment, and overall public health is at risk our emergency service agencies will be initially overwhelmed by the demand.  This issue of Connections introduces basic…

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