Wednesday, March 22, 2017 • Vol. 139, No. 42

Something to Celebrate

Photo by Judy Beaird


Friends and family gathered at Oak Ridge Decor and Cafe in Astoria from 3-6 p.m. Saturday, March 18, to celebrate Laurie Martin’s one-year “lungaversary”. Martin was diagnosed with Alpha 1-antitrypsin deficiency a few years ago, and went through a double-lung transplant in 2016. Today, she is living life to the fullest and has recently began a new job. Martin and her husband, Eric, reside in Astoria, and have one son, Austin.

VIT Pre-K Screening   VIT Preschool to Hold Screening March 31
The VIT Preschool Screening will be held from 10 a.m. to 6 p.m. Friday, March 31, at the VIT Elementary School. Children living in the VIT CUSD #2 District, who will be age three or four and will not be age five by Sept. 1 should be screened … (more)

Astoria Alumni Banquet Astoria Alumni Banquet   Astoria Alumni Banquet Set for May 6
Astoria Alumni Banquet will be held at 6 p.m. Saturday, May 6, at Astoria Schools … (more)

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