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AUGUST 11, 1997


Ride strives to raise awareness of AIDS

  Ride for a Reason is the first international ride to benefit AIDS education and care services. The event will raise money to help individuals living with HIV/AIDS as well as heighten public awareness of the epidemic.

Eastridge student makes an impact

  Students at East Ridge Elementary changed Rob Board's life. Board, a custodian at East Ridge, decided to quit smoking after reading students' D.A.R.E. essays.

Northshore student heads for NASA's space camp

  Fourteen-year-old Jackie Belcher, a ninth grader at Kenmore Jr. High, is one of an elite group of girls nationwide to be selected to attend a special space camp at NASA in Huntsville, Alabama.

Woodinville's Jim Pedersen working with youthful offenders

  Recently I became interested in Jim's own way of freely giving of himself to help others. "Tell me about it," I asked. He did.