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Letters to the Editor - 5/16/16

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CHALLENGE PROGRAM

With two children in the Northshore School District, I have seen no program better support every student’s dreams and ambitions than Challenge. The Save Our Challenge petition on Change.org has 1,387 supporters.

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Letters to the Editor - 5/9/16

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195TH STREET BARRIER

I would like to commend the City Council for not only ignoring the recommendations of its own traffic engineer regarding removal of the 195th Street barrier, but for casting votes in direct conflict to the will of the people. I further commend the Council for demonstrating to our children that civic involvement is a fruitless exercise and that all voices are not valued equally. Lastly, I congratulate the Council for casting aside the self-important rhetoric spewed by the articulate 11-year-old boy who dared to ask for a safe walking route to school.

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Letters to the Editor - 4/18/16

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THANK YOU

The Woodinville High School Activities committee would like to say thank you to all those who donated and participated in our recent fundraiser at Matthews Cellars on Friday, April 1.

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Letters to the Editor - 4/4/16

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U.S. REPRESENTATIVE

When I read Ronald Long’s letter about feeling neutral about Suzan DelBene, I was surprised. She has been a great representative of our District. She spends a great deal of time attending local meetings, listening to local concerns, and then votes to support our District businesses: farming in Sammamish Valley; incorporated Woodinville’s need for hotels, which wouldn’t encroach on the Valley; educational needs; roads; traffic; environmental protection; and just about all else. The problem is that she is a very hard worker and her campaign has not done enough to publicize her very active involvement in District issues. I have had many in depth chats with Suzan, and she is very smart, and really “gets” how to speak up in Congress about the things her District cares about.

Gwendolyn Walsh
Woodinville

Letters to the Editor - 03/28/16

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HOST A STAYCATION

Don’t we all wish we could jet off to foreign lands from time to time and learn about new cultures or taste exotic foods? However, schedules and bank accounts can often set limitations on those adventures, so why not bring them into your own home? This summer, 68 students from China, France and Spain will be coming to the greater Woodinville area to take classes and learn about the American way of life. Families can take the idea of a staycation to a whole new level by bringing the world to them!

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