My Christmas story

Roloff's column Recently, I began discarding much material from my old rolltop desk's pigeon holes. One was a stack of letters that brought back memories of when I was a teacher on Mercer Island.

Firefighter featured on calendar

calendar Among the 12 firefighters featured in the 1996 Washington State Council of Firefighters Burn Foundation calendar is Pete Briner of the Woodinville Fire and Life Safety District.

Senior Center celebrates Hanukkah

Hanukkah celebration For the first time, Northshore Senior Center organized and presented its own Hanukkah celebration on Monday, December 18.

Community showed its giving spirit

giving tree In the weeks between Thanksgiving and Christmas, almost 400 gifts were placed under the "Giving Tree" at the Payless Drug Store in Woodinville Plaza.

Engagement: Escalante - Quiggle

Escalante-Quiggle Daniel Quiggle and Marsalina Escalante have announced their engagement and plans to wed Aug. 17, 1996, at the Antioch Bible Church in Kirkland.

Wedding: Branshaw - Jensen

Branshaw-Jensen Chad Jensen and Andrea Branshaw of Snohomish were married Sept. 16 at St. Jude Parish in Redmond.

Don't drive drunk: Get T.O.W.E.D. instead

T.O.W.E.D. From Dec. 18 through Jan. 1, Washington tow truck operators are participating in a nationwide campaign called T.O.W.E.D. (Towing Operators Working to Eliminate Drunk Driving).