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On Victory in Europe

  • Written by Ernie Pyle

April 18 marks the 70th anniversary of the death of famous World War II correspondent Ernie Pyle by a machine-gunner on Ie Shima in the Pacific Ocean. To mark this occasion, the Ernie Pyle World War II Museum in Dana, Indiana, and Scripps Howard Foundation offer this reprint of the last column written by Pultizer Prize-winner Ernie Pyle. The uncompleted work was found in the shirt pocket on his body on that date in 1945. Ironically the subject matter was the anticipated end of hostilities in Europe, or V-E Day, which actually occurred on May 8, 1945.

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WHS Performing Arts Department presents ‘Fiddler on the Roof’

  • Written by Woodinville Weekly Staff

One of the world’s most beloved musicals returns to Woodinville High School, as the WHS Performing Arts Department presents “Fiddler on the Roof.” The amazing student actors, musicians and technical theatre students at WHS take on this Tony-award-winner for Best Musical, Book, Score, Direction and Choreography as this year’s spring musical.

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Bothell serves as the starting point for coming-of-age journeys for nonprofit group

  • Written by Briana Gerdeman

“Basecamp” in Bothell is “where the magic happens” for scores of kids and teenagers who are growing up and moving on to the next stage of their lives, according to Cameron Withey. Withey is the office manager and a youth mentor with Rite of Passage Journeys, a nonprofit organization that guides children, teens and adults through life transitions by exploring nature.

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37th annual JBLM McChord RAO Retiree Heritage Dinner

  • Written by Woodinville Weekly Staff

The 37th annual JBLM McChord RAO Retiree Heritage Dinner is scheduled for Saturday, May 16, at the McChord Field Collocated Clubs. No host social hour begins at 6:30 p.m. and seating is at 7:15 p.m. This year’s theme is honoring Vietnam era veterans. The informal dinner features full military ceremonials, a guest speaker, interesting and historical military displays, door prizes and much camaraderie. All military, active and retired, from all services, their family and friends are invited.

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