Get to Know the Anacortes Waterfront Alliance

The Anacortes Waterfront Alliance (AWA) is a non-profit organization that is committed to serving the waterfront needs of the Anacortes Public. We maintain past accomplishments and affect positive future development through our three core values: Access (Waterfront engagement and storage solutions), Community (Creating inclusive waterfront programs), and Advocacy (A unified…

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Business Spotlight: Adrift

Hello Adrifters, What a crazy year! Kaia Matheny and Nora Lamphiear took ownership a little over a year ago, after Co-Managing Adrift for almost a decade. Adrift is still a family-run restaurant Kaia and Nora have known each other for 30 years and their children and Jason are all currently…

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Business Spotlight: Nantucket Inn

Settled on a beautifully landscaped half-acre with sweeping views of Fidalgo Bay and snow-capped Mt. Baker, the classic architecture of the Nantucket Inn distinguishes it from other inns in the area. Built in 1925, this majestic and spacious colonial mansion offers the perfect accommodations for vacationers, business travelers, and even…

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Business Spotlight: Pet Place Market

We celebrated our one year anniversary on June 10th! In early February, we started to plan for the celebratory birthday event, and then…life changed. We are an “essential” business and had the option to remain open. We made the difficult decision to close our doors to the public as we…

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