Photo by Kira Erickson / South Whidbey Record
                                Anna Cosper paints a design for a commissioned holiday card in her studio.

Langley illustrator taking commissions for the holidays

Langley illustrator Anna Cosper likes to joke that she’s been drawing since birth. She believes in the handmade art of… Continue reading

Volunteering to feed others is a Thanksgiving tradition

Some families watch football, run marathons or take naps on Thanksgiving Day. Others have a long-standing tradition of volunteering for… Continue reading

At last, dump accepts credit cards

A different kind of plastic is now accepted at the dump in Central Whidbey. Last week, Island County’s solid waste… Continue reading

Langley man accused of child rape

A Langley man is being held in Island County jail on $100,000 bail for allegedly raping a 13-year-old girl who… Continue reading

Precinct-level election results show disparities

Langley City councilman-elect Craig Cyr’s curiosity about results in an Island County election led to the discovery of widespread errors… Continue reading

Teenager commended for response to South Whidbey plane crash

It started out as a flying lesson like any other but turned into something very different. Arianna Marshall, a 17-year-old… Continue reading

Langley budget hearing set for Nov. 18

An opportunity for the public to comment on Langley’s proposed budget will take place at the upcoming City Council meeting… Continue reading

Residents show dogged support for off-leash park at Greenbank Farm

The beloved off-leash dog area at Greenbank Farm is going to stay intact. Posted meeting materials led some citizens to Continue reading...

Weavers guild marks 50 years

What started with seven women who weaved together has, 50 years later, grown into a guild that is 150-plus members Continue reading...

Clinton business shuts lid on pickles production

Acknowledging that customer demand for a quality product could not outweigh debt and the need for investment capital, Britt Eustis Continue reading...

News

Health insurance help set for Nov. 23

Help obtaining health care insurance is coming to Freeland. Whidbey insurance brokers will offer free in-person, walk-in signup assistance for… Continue reading

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Langley man accused of child rape

A Langley man is being held in Island County jail on $100,000 bail for allegedly raping a 13-year-old girl who… Continue reading

 

 

Opinion

In our opinion: Affordable housing should top legislative priorities

Elected officials across Whidbey Island are completing their wish lists for Olympia. Around this time each year, the local officials Continue reading...

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Irregularities in posted election results can’t be ignored

Based on precinct results posted on the official elections website for Island County, the wrong person won in at least Continue reading...

 

Marketplace

The Hive Salon is a-buzz – find out why!

The Hive Salon team has been busy for the past few years, Continue reading...

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5 great ways to make your fall look fabulous

Enjoying some ‘you time’ and getting Polished in Oak Harbor has never been easier

 

Make a BIG difference in a child’s life today

Building connections with Big Brothers Big Sisters of Island County

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Retirement community is the ‘perfect alternative’ for seniors

Regency on Whidbey brings independence to living and quality to life