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Scott D, Johnston photo: Scores of Pirates gather for the Pirates Life for Us annual gathering in the Ocean Shores Lions Club for their annual photo.

Pirates Life, Gore at the Shore produce colorful weekend

January events season kicks off in Ocean Shores with many in costume.

  • Jan 19th, 2018
Scott D, Johnston photo: Scores of Pirates gather for the Pirates Life for Us annual gathering in the Ocean Shores Lions Club for their annual photo.

New Grays Harbor Community Concert band makes its debut

First performance Sunday at Bishop Center at Grays Harbor College

  • Jan 12th, 2018

Event showcase to highlight opportunities at the Convention Center for 2018

By SCOTT D. JOHNSTON The Ocean Shores Convention Center Wednesday evening hosts…

  • Jan 10th, 2018

Seahorse decked out by design

Recent move to Ocean Shores inspired desire to dress up iconic driftwood sculpture for the holidays

7th Street Theatre celebrates 90th anniversary

A 90th birthday party and other special events are being planned for the coming year.

  • Dec 27th, 2017

An Ocean Shores Christmas gallery

Photos from the Kiwanis Kids Christmas and Christmas celebration at Oyhut Bay

  • Dec 19th, 2017
Photos BY Scott D. Johnston Donovan Scott and a couple of giants gifts destined for giveaway at the Kiwanis North Beach Kids Christmas Party, taking place at the Ocean Shores Convention Center this Saturday, December 16 from 1-4 p.m.

Christmas Calendar: Kiwanis gift for all North Beach kids

Annual party spearheaded by labor of love from Donovan and Pat Scott

  • Dec 14th, 2017
Photos BY Scott D. Johnston Donovan Scott and a couple of giants gifts destined for giveaway at the Kiwanis North Beach Kids Christmas Party, taking place at the Ocean Shores Convention Center this Saturday, December 16 from 1-4 p.m.
Betsey Seidel photo: Arnold Samuels collects a donation from Alec Takagi at the Ocean Shores IGA, where Samuels is in his 15th year as a Kettle Bell Ringer for the Salvation Army.

Samuels rings Salvation Army kettle bell at 94

Fifteenth year at Ocean Shores IGA helping ‘pay back’ by collecting funds, awareness

  • Dec 13th, 2017
Betsey Seidel photo: Arnold Samuels collects a donation from Alec Takagi at the Ocean Shores IGA, where Samuels is in his 15th year as a Kettle Bell Ringer for the Salvation Army.

On the Beach: Sweet treats for the season

On the Beach column by Daniela Werner

  • Dec 13th, 2017

‘Santa Joe’ brings holiday cheer to area kids

The holiday spirit takes hold in many this time of year. But for Central Park resident Joe Cornell, it’s “almost a year-round thing.”

  • Dec 13th, 2017
Scott D. Johnston photo Karin West, Bill Schnettler, Alan Coone and Johnney Brillhart sing “Go Tell It On the Mountain.”

Christmas concerts for community cause

North Beach Singers performances help Food Bank during holiday season

  • Dec 13th, 2017
Scott D. Johnston photo Karin West, Bill Schnettler, Alan Coone and Johnney Brillhart sing “Go Tell It On the Mountain.”

New path for Dr. Steele’s passions

Open house event Saturday honors Dr. Steele’s retirement from Ocean Shores Animal Hospital

  • Dec 6th, 2017
Scott D. Johnston photo Karin Noble, left, works on plans for The Rented Christmas with Isabel Harnagy, Keira Gibson, Samara Gibson and Joey Owen.

Christmas Calendar: Stage West play, North Beach Singers, Surfin’ Santa

Kiwanis Kids Party, Oyhut Bay December to Remember

  • Dec 6th, 2017
Scott D. Johnston photo Karin Noble, left, works on plans for The Rented Christmas with Isabel Harnagy, Keira Gibson, Samara Gibson and Joey Owen.
Scott D. Johnston photo: Laura and Ben Brannon make their Gaia Blend organic salves, soaps and other products at their home in Ocean Shores.

Winter Fanta-Sea showcase for couple’s home-grown handiwork

Gaia Blends features handcrafted, organic soaps, skin salves and beeswax candles

  • Nov 30th, 2017
Scott D. Johnston photo: Laura and Ben Brannon make their Gaia Blend organic salves, soaps and other products at their home in Ocean Shores.
Pat Scott, Jim Westergaard (Eagles Worthy President) and Donvoan Scott, receiving the check for the Kids Christmas Party on Dec. 16.

Eagles raise funds for Kiwanis Kids Christmas Party

Groups unite for the Dec. 16 event a the Ocean Shores Convention Center.

  • Nov 30th, 2017
Pat Scott, Jim Westergaard (Eagles Worthy President) and Donvoan Scott, receiving the check for the Kids Christmas Party on Dec. 16.

Rammer, beachcombing to highlight CIC events

Sunday session at the Coastal Interpretive Center

  • Nov 29th, 2017
Angelo Bruscas/North Coast News Former Santa Harry Buckman, left, with current Santa Bruce Lundquist and elf Carolee Roe at the Winter Fanta-Sea at the Ocean Shores Convention Center.

Passing down the spirit of Santa

Longtime Santa Harry helps “train” new Santa Bruce, who made his first appearances last week

Angelo Bruscas/North Coast News Former Santa Harry Buckman, left, with current Santa Bruce Lundquist and elf Carolee Roe at the Winter Fanta-Sea at the Ocean Shores Convention Center.

On the Beach: Christmas calendar filling up fast

By Daniela Werner, On the Beach columnist

  • Nov 29th, 2017

‘Lifeline” helps provide the gift of food for those in need

Safeway store in Aberdeen now participates in growing effort that includes several Harbor Food Banks

  • Nov 20th, 2017

Ocean Shores artisit Walden paints a colorful career

Featured at the Fall Gala show at Grays Harbor College

  • Nov 20th, 2017