“Find Your Own Port Town...

Mar 29, 2013 by

It’s a thrill to report on the second annual Thriving Communities Conference at the Whidbey Institute, where last week 100...

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We Own Shares in OUR General S...

Sep 28, 2012 by

Shopping locally is about to get easier. Port Townsend’s fledgling community-owned general store has raised enough money through its...

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Resolve to Be “Curious, Doubtf...

Dec 30, 2011 by

‘Tis the time for making New Year’s Resolutions, and I’d like to offer a sweeping suggestion for these transitional times:  Be...

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Forgetting the Pie We Paid For...

Oct 20, 2011 by

Money… Ah, it’s more intertwined in my day-to-day life than I imagined. And awfully hard to disentangle from. That...

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