Clark County History

11 Nov 2010

Day 268: Veterans Day – Honor Our Veterans!

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Today is Veterans Day and I can think of nothing better to do than honor the men and women who have served and sacrificed for our freedoms. The first Veterans Day was established November 11, 1919 by President Woodrow Wilson. The proclamation was…

“To us in America, the […]

3 Nov 2010

Day 260: East Fork Cellars

By |2010-11-03T06:46:46-07:00November 3rd, 2010|Categories: 365 Things, Clark County History, Clark County WA, Dales Random Thoughts, Restaurants, Things to Do|Tags: , , , , , , , |0 Comments

Day 260 of 365…

East Fork Cellars in Ridgefield WAI’ve said it before and I’ll say it again, please take the time to meet local business owners! We have some amazing ones here locally in Clark County and today’s post highlights a couple of them. […]

31 Oct 2010

Day 257: Old City Cemetery (Happy Halloween)

By |2010-10-31T20:04:27-07:00October 31st, 2010|Categories: 365 Things, Clark County History, Clark County WA, Dales Random Thoughts, Downtown Vancouver WA, Things to Do, Vancouver WA|Tags: , , , , , , |1 Comment

Day 257 of 365…

Old City Cemetery in Vancouver WAIt’s Halloween and what better thing to highlight than an old historic cemetery here in Vancouver Washington. The Old City Cemetery dates back to 1867 when it was purchased by the City of Vancouver in […]

9 Oct 2010

Day 235: Covington House

By |2010-10-09T20:56:55-07:00October 9th, 2010|Categories: 365 Things, Clark County History, Clark County WA, Downtown Vancouver WA, Parks, Things to Do, Vancouver WA|Tags: , , , , |0 Comments

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Today we’ll be traveling back in local Vancouver history a bit. Back to the late 1840’s to be exact. In 1848 Richard and Anna Covington came to Fort Vancouver to teach the children of the Hudson’s Bay employees. They settled in what is now the Orchards area […]

2 Oct 2010

Day 228: Vancouver Landing Amphitheater on Columbia Waterfront

By |2010-10-02T22:45:00-07:00October 2nd, 2010|Categories: 365 Things, Clark County History, Clark County WA, Dales Random Thoughts, Downtown Vancouver WA, Parks, Things to Do, Vancouver WA|Tags: , , , , , |2 Comments

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Vancouver Landing Amphitheater on The Columbia WaterfrontDid you know there is a place to explore and enjoy on the West side of the Red Lion Hotel at The Quay? Immediately West is Vancouver Landing with the amphitheater that is open […]

28 Sep 2010

Day 224: The Old Apple Tree Heritage Festival

By |2010-09-28T21:46:50-07:00September 28th, 2010|Categories: 365 Things, Clark County History, Clark County WA, Dales Random Thoughts, Downtown Vancouver WA, Parks, Things to Do, Vancouver WA|Tags: , , , , , , |1 Comment

Day 224 of 365…

Old Apple Tree Heritage Festival in Vancouver WashingtonThis Saturday, October 2nd, 2010 is the Annual Old Apple Tree Heritage Festival! The festival takes place between 11am and 4pm and celebrates the Old Apple Trees 184th year! Yes, this old gal […]

14 Sep 2010

Day 210: Bella’s Courtyard in The Academy

By |2010-09-14T22:10:08-07:00September 14th, 2010|Categories: 365 Things, Clark County History, Clark County WA, Downtown Vancouver WA, Restaurants, Things to Do, Vancouver WA|Tags: , , , , , |1 Comment

Day 210 of 365…

Bellas Courtyard in The AcademyInside of The Academy is a great brick walled courtyard. Inside this indoor courtyard you’ll find Bella’s Courtyard.

Bella’s Courtyard offers an awesome ambiance due to the history of The Academy. They’ve incorporated some historical school furniture […]

12 Sep 2010

Day 208: Fort Vancouver Campfires and Candlelight

By |2010-09-12T22:50:50-07:00September 12th, 2010|Categories: 365 Things, Clark County History, Clark County WA, Downtown Vancouver WA, Parks, Things to Do, Vancouver WA|Tags: , , , |0 Comments

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Fort Vancouver Campfires and CandlelightThis Saturday, September 18th, 2010 you can experience first hand what life in the evening was like around Fort Vancouver. It’s time for their annual Campfires and Candlelight event.

Campfires and Candlelight’s begins at 3pm and […]

1 Sep 2010

Day 197: The Marshall House on Officers Row

By |2010-09-01T21:07:47-07:00September 1st, 2010|Categories: 365 Things, Clark County History, Clark County WA, Dales Random Thoughts, Downtown Vancouver WA, Parks, Things to Do, Vancouver WA|Tags: , , , , , |1 Comment

Day 197 of 365…

The Marshall House on Officers Row in Vancouver WashingtonToday I was driving past through the Fort Vancouver National Historic Site and felt like stopping in at The Marshall House for a few minutes and check it out. It […]

28 Aug 2010

Day 193: Old Town Antique Market

By |2010-08-28T22:42:39-07:00August 28th, 2010|Categories: 365 Things, Clark County History, Clark County WA, Downtown Vancouver WA, Things to Do, Vancouver WA|Tags: , , |0 Comments

Day 193 of 365…

Downtown Vancouver has many cool antique stores to find a huge variety of things. One of my favorite’s is Old Town Antique Market on 8th & Main. It is HUGE! Three floors worth of huge. You cannot believe the amazing amounts of items in this “mall” […]

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