Celeste Erickson

Good Cheer takes bowls from empty to full

Community members broke bread together for the Good Cheer Empty Bowl Soup Night on Sunday at Bayview Hall.

Celebrating mothers | Two centenarians recall the wonders of motherhood

When it comes to motherhood, both Eileen Wilson and Alta Brodie of Freeland consider themselves grateful to have been blessed with loving children and families.

Customers say goodbye to Bayview favorite

A staple of South Whidbey, the Bayview Star Store, closed its doors Saturday.

Hearts & Hammers repairs, revives homes throughout South End

One of the most active days on the South End isn’t a festival or conference — it’s a day of volunteering.

One link at a time | South Whidbey students band together for Oso

When South Whidbey Elementary School second-grade teacher Leslie Woods saw money exchanging hands during recess last week, her red flags went up.

South Whidbey residents weigh in on proposed law and justice levy

South Whidbey residents certainly want to see more support for the sheriff, but questioned the proposed $2.6 million from property taxes.

Port ponders beach access signs on South Whidbey

Public beach access signs may soon be more abundant around South Whidbey.

Langley Middle School student heads to state geography bee

This Langley Middle School geography bee winner is heading to the state National Geographic Bee competition for the second year in a row?

South Whidbey Parks considers running Holmes Harbor Golf Course

The South Whidbey Parks and Recreation District may bring the Holmes Harbor Golf Course back to life.

Whidbey resident pens book on fishing resorts

Bill Haroldson spent his childhood visiting South Whidbey for the fishing.

Finding the spark | Langley resident works to inspire caregivers through art show

Ivan Neaigus’ life as a caregiver is an unfinished canvas. Perhaps it will always be so.

South Whidbey school board OKs new track

The South Whidbey School District Board of Directors are off and running to resurface the South Whidbey High School track.

Turning over a new leaf at Good Cheer

Martin Luther King Jr. Day was celebrated by a day of service for many on South Whidbey.

Young Clinton chef vies for cooking prize

Lara Napoli doesn’t follow a recipe. The ten-year-old Clinton resident likes to put interesting foods together more than follow a set plan. She is hoping that skill shows in a video she submitted to win $30,000 for a cafeteria makeover of a South Whidbey school.

Study helps South Whidbey port commissioners plan for future

South Whidbey Port Commissioners got an in-depth look at their district demographics this week.

Women take to the stage for WOW conference

A day for everyone and a message for all — told by women.

Choochokam draws thousands to annual event

Choochokam arrived in full force in Langley over the weekend.

Two young LMS musicians earn their place on junior all-state band

Hours of practice and rehearsals over lunch hours have paid off for two Langley Middle School students.

New Nichols Brothers tug enters the waters

Workers at Nichols Brothers Boat Builders launched a newly built tug boat into the waters of Holmes Harbor on Wednesday.