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Monthly Archives: June 2015

Burton C. Ross Memorial Garden: ‘Coming Up Roses’ in Hoquiam

Written on June 24, 2015 at 9:25 am, by

It’s a perfect time to “stop and smell the roses” at the Burton C. Ross Memorial Rose Garden in Hoquiam. Located on the grounds of the Polson Museum on Riverside Avenue in Hoquiam, the garden’s iridescent blooms have a story all their own. Chapters include the Grays Harbor Rose Society, community involvement, volunteerism, and a  Continue Reading »

Take a Cruise on the Lady Washington

Written on June 24, 2015 at 9:23 am, by

The Lady Washington is most recognized as the ship, the HMS Interceptor, in the film “Pirates of the Caribbean: The Curse of the Black Pearl,” but its cultural and historical significance to Grays Harbor is much more than just something seen on the silver screen. In the late 1700s, the original Lady Washington was the  Continue Reading »

Sip and Savor Your Way Through Grays Harbor

Written on June 2, 2015 at 9:16 am, by

By Margo Greenman Seattle’s Pike Place Market is known for its famous flying fish, but if you ask a tourist where that fish came from, do you think he or she would know the answer? West of Seattle is a region rich in native fish species, heirloom vegetables, and traditional, local foods found only in  Continue Reading »