The Hot List

February 23, 2010

- Movie: ‘Shutter Island’

Ehrik Aldana

Touted as filmmaker Martin Scorcese’s first venture into the horror genre, “Shutter Island,” starring Leonardo DiCaprio, follows a U.S. marshal’s venture onto an island for the criminally insane. The film is adapted by the novel of the same name by Dennis Lehane, author of other novels adapted into film, including “Mystic River” and “Gone Baby Gone.” Read more

Off The Press

January 27, 2009

The possibilities are at last endless for all

Greg Farrar Press photographer

Greg Farrar Press photographer

An open letter to the students in Susan Adler’s fifth-grade classroom at Issaquah Valley Elementary School:

Congratulations on your opportunity to watch Barack Obama’s inauguration as president! You set a great example of patriotism and knowledge about how our government works by the amount of attention you gave to the ceremony. It sounded like your teacher had taught you a lot leading up to the day. Read more