Patricia Duff

Local filmmakers need pledges by next week to finish film

Two award-winning documentary filmmakers from Clinton are in a race against the clock.

Clinton filmmakers need pledges by next week to finish film

Two award-winning documentary filmmakers from Clinton are in a race against the clock. Mark Dworkin and Melissa Young are in the final phases of completing their latest film, “Shift Change: Putting Democracy to Work.”

Langley Middle School students claim recognition

Several students at Langley Middle School have been busy making their marks with various literacy skills.

South Whidbey opens its farmers market season

When the weekend rolls around, what better place to take care of the shopping than outside at the local farmers markets to buy farm fresh produce and local goods?

South Whidbey benefit will help keep fresh food on everybody’s table year round

On any given day, Cary Peterson has her hands deep into the garden at Good Cheer Food Bank, among other local gardens.

Islanders to celebrate Earth and Ocean Weekend in Langley

Say hello again to Eschrichtius robustus. That’s everybody’s most welcome friend, the Gray whale, who hangs out in pods in the Saratoga Passage and inspires Langley’s Welcome the Whales Day Parade.

Local artist creates ‘wave’ wall sculpture for coastal home

"The big wall." That’s sculptor Dan Freeman’s term for a 100-foot-long, wavy, rock-basket sculpture he created along a concrete wall on the beach side of a house in Freeland.

Singing in the Key of Life: Langley music therapist strives to bring music to everyone

Barbara Dunn’s bright voice fills the Half Moon Yoga Studio with a hopeful sound.

Whidbey Island Center for the Art’s ‘Doubt’ director, cast aim to spark conversation

Whidbey Island Center for the Arts presents “Doubt, A Parable” by John Patrick Shanley, which opens at 7:30 p.m. Friday, April 6.

Nancy Nolan sings at finals in jazz contest | NOTABLE

More than 350 audience members were entranced by the voices of 11 women who sang for the chance to be the Kobe Jazz Vocal Queen.

Sacred music and poetry for contemplative times

A local musical director welcomes everyone to a place of music, words, peace and comfort.

Whidbey Island Dance Theatre revives ‘Cinderella,’ adds new works

Leap into spring with Whidbey Island Dance Theatre’s annual Dance & Choreography Showcase.

‘Election Day’ continues at OutCast in Langley

Enter at your own risk. Molotov cocktails, handcuffs, eggplant and dismemberment are involved.

Memorial, benefit today for those still coping with disasters

More than 100 adult and youth performers will gather to sing in memory of the more than 20,000 earthquake victims and survivors of the Indian Ocean, Haiti and Japan.

Young Whidbey Island violinist will appear on NPR’s ‘From the Top’

Gloria Ferry-Brennan, a 15-year-old violinist from Langley, will appear on National Public Radio’s “From the Top” series at 7 p.m., Saturday, March 24. The program will air locally on Classical King FM 98.1.

Whidbey Island Waldorf School presents a circus arts performance

CLINTON — The dream of joining the circus doesn’t require any running away at the Waldorf School.

‘Wingspan’ charms with inspiring story about a misunderstood bug | IN REVIEW

Open those wings and take flight over to Whidbey Children’s Theater, where the world premiere of the musical play “Wingspan” is not to be missed.

Television writer continues Hedgebrook lit series at WICA

She’s got that sensibility for writing great characters and story lines that end up on television and Broadway. Now she comes to the island to share her knowledge with other women writers.

‘Adventures in Wonderland,’ and Coupeville | NOTABLE

Coupeville audiences were treated to a colorful reading of Lewis Carroll’s “Alice In Wonderland.”

Love of Life: Freeland couple publishes book of island photos

Sue Averett and Erick Westphal are in love with Whidbey Island.