After Labor Day, the summer tourist season winds down, leaving Gig Harbor for the locals to enjoy at their leisure. The fall foliage in Western Washington can be truly spectacular, and Gig Harbor is no exception. That makes for some stunning scenery, whether you’re out and about on the sprawling network of local hiking trails or …Read More
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Click here to view the full Heron’s Flight November 2021 Newsletter.Read More
Do you have a plan in place for what to do if an emergency should arise? Thinking about what to do if, say, a fire were to break out isn’t something most of us want to dwell on. Nevertheless, situations arise that are beyond our control. In such cases, emergency preparedness can make a big …Read More
Click here to view the full Heron’s Key October 2021 Newsletter.Read More
September 22, the first day of the fall season, is Falls Prevention Awareness Day, and September 20-24 is Falls Prevention Week. Did you know? Each year, more than 1 in 5 older adults (age 65+) fall. One out of five falls results in a serious injury, such as broken bones or a head injury. Annually, …Read More
Click here to view the full Heron’s Flight September 2021 Newsletter.Read More
Once again, Gig Harbor has earned a top spot among the country’s best places to retire. Based on factors that help determine the quality of life for retirees, such as tax-friendliness, medical care and social opportunities, an analysis by the financial planning website SmartAsset™ ranked Gig Harbor as the best place in Washington to retire …Read More
Click here to view the full August 2021 Newsletter.Read More
It’s high season here in the Northwest, which means we may see a few more tourists around Gig Harbor than usual. You certainly can’t blame them for coming to enjoy our near-perfect weather this time of year. Those of us who live here do our best to get out and appreciate it as much as …Read More
Click here to view the full July 2021 Newsletter.Read More