My trial days are over. Having practiced law in Vancouver for 40 years, I now have closed files in boxes that cry out for attention. As I shuffle through each with intent to shred and recycle, I’m reminded of numerous court appearances, many of which were on “docket days.” These were the times when we lawyers argued motions or presented orders; it was not a time for hearing evidence — only arguments.
Northeast Hazel Dell — Fifty-five fifth-graders from Image Elementary School participated in a Farm to Fork field day event at the 78 Street Heritage Farm hosted by Washington State University Extension’s Supplemental Nutrition Assistance Program Education.
Robert F. Kennedy had the reputation of being a tough guy, taking on Jimmy Hoffa and fighting crime as President John F. Kennedy’s right-hand man and attorney general. But I’ll always see him as the quintessential gentleman, campaigning for his brother in the fall of 1960.
Joseph Brennan, a senior at Hockinson High School, has been accepted to the U.S. Naval Academy, class of 2023. Joseph is a starting linebacker on Hockinson High’s football team. He is the son of Thomas and Leilani Brennan.