MARCH 31, 1997

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Oscar Roloff: Elmer's cousin, Esther Larson Repman

 Oscar Roloff The story you are about to read is kind of sad to write. The subject is Esther Larson Repman who in later years had lived next door to her cousin, Elmer Carlberg. Seldom did they speak to one another. I know not why.

Despite nightmares, couple vows to return to war-torn Albania

war-torn Albania The terrified faces of the Albanian people and their tears amid gunfire and chaos in a country where life is disintegrating continues to haunt them. For Art and Eloise Ware of Woodinville, these are the nightmares that visit them when they close their eyes.

A title she is proud of

Mrs. Washington The Mrs. Washington United States competition seeks to spotlight married women with careers, outside interests, and home lives and those who strive towards helping others. The current 1996-97 title is held by Woodinville resident Heather Christine Gastelum.

Girl Scouts honor birthday baby

birthday baby As the first girl born on the Girl Scout's birthday, March 12, at Evergreen Hospital Medical Center in Kirkland, Anneliese was feted with gifts and an honorary membership by Girl Scouts from Woodinville, Bothell, and Redmond.

Pony rides benefit Center

MSC benefit At their February meeting, the Classic Equestrians 4-H Club from Woodinville presented a $500 check to the Northshore Multi-Service Center. Accepting the check for the center was representative Teresa Andrade.

Engagement: Good - Hampton

Engagement Mary Good of El Paso, Texas and Ryan Hampton of Woodinville have announced their engagement and plans to marry July 26 in the Bothell United Methodist Church.

Cub Scouts honor derby winners

derby winners Hollywood Hill Elementary Cub Scout Pack 422 held their annual Pinewood Derby March 20 at Northshore Junior High. The Derby encourages father/son participation in carving a block of wood into a racing car and decorating it.