MAY 26, 1997

 The Edwards Agency


Guest Editorial

Evergreen Hospital: 25 years of service

Evergreen Hospital by Andrew Fallat, FACHE, Evergreen CEO
Evergreen Hospital was founded 25 years ago through a consensus that our values could be better met when the community worked together, with a fresh approach to health care.

Guest Columns

School Board applauds Northshore teachers

Teacher Appreciation Week May 4-10 was Teacher Appreciation Week. This article by Jerry Taylor, Greece School District, New York, speaks eloquently about the special people who spend their days with young people.

Woodinville residents make Wellington canned food drive a legend

canned food drive by Mardy Lippke, Dawn Baldwin, Deb Tarnowski, Social Concerns Committee Co-Chairs, Wellington Elementary PTA
We would like to take this opportunity to say THANKS to the Woodinville community for supporting our Annual Wellington Elementary Canned Food Drive.

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Legal consequences may deter teenage drinking and driving

drinking & driving We are approaching that time of year that brings great joy and excitement to our high school students and a considerable amount of trepidation to those of us who care about their safety. I am speaking of end-of-the-school-year parties that involve teens and alcohol.

Tree removed was hazard to company employees

tree removal In response to our neighbors at JB Instant Lawn: We understand and appreciate your concern about the removal of the tree on our farm.

We must continue to protect the bald eagle

bald eagle For over 30 years, the bald eagle has gone through a period of genocide. For 36 years, Alaska paid up to $2 for each raptor (bird of prey) head. Is this how we should treat our national symbol?

Protect car with anti-theft device, care in parking

auto security Car theft in the U.S. has gone down, but it is still a very serious situation and people must be educated on how to prevent it. Car theft was at its highest peak in 1991, with over 1,662,000 offenses.

Quality daycare important in today's world

daycare I feel that daycare can be a positive experience for young children. Daycare seems to have a negative connotation in today's world. In custody disputes, custody is often rewarded to the parent who won't put the child in daycare.

The tragedy of puppy mills

puppy mills I know what it is like to want a puppy. I've been there many times myself, but did you know that the #1 cause of domestic pet deaths are from overpopulation, and one of the biggest causes in overpopulation is puppy mills? Isn't that sad?