Northwest NEWS

August 21, 2000


Guest Editorial

A Smarter Summer: The Arts Advantage

The Arts AdvantageIs your refrigerator covered with the art of a junior Picasso? If so, you may already know about the arts advantage in education.

Letters to the Editor

Take part in the Upper Bear Creek Community Council

Upper Bear Creek Community CouncilTwo years ago, the Upper Bear Creek Community Council was established to help maintain the integrity of our community by serving as a link between our unincorporated area and the King County Council.

Celebration of Gil Wallace's life was wonderful

Gil WallaceThe wonderful tribute to my husband, Gil Wallace, was an overwhelming occasion. The celebration of his life was wonderful.

Teens need to assume responsibility, but should be treated with respect

respectLet's encourage our teens to take on the responsibilities that come with increased freedom. But let's also treat them with the respect that we adults would demand from one another.

It's safer to drive to Cottage Lake Park or to Sammamish Trail than to walk

safer to driveI'm afraid to walk along the road, due to the two-legged creatures, let alone to walk alongside of speeding tons of steel, rubber, and broken promises.

County needs to replace buffer that was cut down

missing bufferIs there any chance that this county government, already known to have broken laws and cheated for Quadrant, will now stand up and act responsibly on behalf of the public?

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