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With an eye on the big picture, a youngster has turned over his birthday money to help make a basketball court at South Whidbey Community Park a reality.
Island Pilates Center is celebrating its ninth anniversary and the conclusion of the winter to spring fitness challenge with an after hours party and class sampler from 5:30 to 7:30 p.m. Wednesday, March 27.
Sherrye Wyatt of Whidbey and Camano Islands Tourism was the featured speaker at the Freeland Chamber of Commerce’s business luncheon Tuesday.
Lynae Slinden will lead the Second Street Market in Langley this year.
The M/V Mystic Sea took a group of Langley merchants and stakeholders, as well as a few visitors, on a sunny inaugural cruise last Friday.
Freeland Family Dental welcomes a new associate, Dr. Erin Palmreuter, who joined the staff in January.
Greenbank Farm Management Group hired a new farmer trainer straight from corn country.
Licensed massage practitioner Judith Alyn recently moved to Freeland.
RECORD STAFF A new bi-monthly event on South Whidbey called the Bayview Progressive will feature the changing exhibitions of local artists that are on display throughout Bayview Corner.
Barbara Simons, physician’s assistant, recently started her Family Medicine practice in Freeland with Christina Carpenter, the office manager and medical assistant.
The whale watching boat M/V Mystic Sea arrived in Langley Friday to prepare for two months of taking tourists into Saratoga Passage to watch for gray whales and other saline.
RECORD STAFF South Whidbey presents “2013 Veggie Passion, Organic Food Growing for the Motivated Eater,” this month.
Sweet Mona's celebrated its seventh anniversary Sunday with a shop sale in Langley.
Lambing season started in late January this year at Stan and Lynn Swanson’s Glendale Shepherd Farm. The Swansons raise a mixture of European East Friesian and Lacaune dairy sheep on their hilly acreage overlooking Saratoga Passage in Clinton.
The annual meeting of the Bayview Farmers Market Association begins at 7 p.m. Tuesday, Feb. 26 at the Wellington Day School, 5719 Pioneer Park Pl., Langley (at the former House of Prayer).
RECORD STAFF The Langley Second Street Market is looking for vendors.
Vendor applications for the 2013 Bayview Farmers Market are now available online at www.bayviewfarmersmarket.com.
Carol Flax, manager of the Clinton Thursday Market, is looking for a few good vendors — or even a lot.
Planning is under way for the eighth annual Whidbey Island Farm Tour, set to take place Sept. 21 and 22.
The Langley Main Street Association and Callahan’s Firehouse Glass Studio host a Sea Float Scramble on Saturday.
With a view of Saratoga Passage and the aroma of essential oils on your skin, nothing beats a spa treatment this time of year.
A crowd of 100-plus people anticipated the drawing of the winning white ticket from the Langley Chamber of Commerce and the announcement of the winner of the Deck the Doors contest that was sponsored by the South Whidbey Record and Langley Main Street Association.
Stacey Guy thinks a lot about destiny. She believes destiny brought her to Whidbey Island.
Construction of two 144-car ferries for the state is on time and going “extremely well,” according to Nichols Brothers Boat Builders CEO Matt Nichols.
The Cascade Loop Association is holding its first Facebook Photo Contest and invites the public to submit their photos taken along or nearby the Cascade Loop, which includes Whidbey Island.
Visit Admiralty Head Lighthouse at Fort Casey State Park and enjoy the festive holiday splendor. Learn about our rich island history while visiting the gift shop for distinctive lighthouse and Whidbey Island gifts.
This Year, Bayview Farm and Garden will be donating a percentage of their cut Christmas tree sales to Ryan’s House For Youth, a local charity to help homeless and at-risk youth.
Mystic Sea Charters of Anacortes will expand tours to Langley for the annual migration of gray whales in spring of 2013.
CLINTON — Voting is over. Pickles Deli is the people’s champ.
“I just love walking into the Uncommon Threads event on the first day,” said weaver Linda LaMay of Clinton. Uncommon Threads is the Whidbey Weavers Guild’s annual event that will be held Friday and Saturday, Nov. 2-3, at Greenbank Farm.
In an ironic twist, a Whidbey Island nonprofit group that helps provide affordable housing alternatives to island residents is in danger of closing its doors.
Built by the community for the community, Whidbey Island Center for the Arts in Langley celebrated the end of Stage Two. And it was only possible after raising more than $2.1 million to expand and renovate the building.
FREELAND — The last time Brittany Marks walked the Falcon sideline of Waterman Field, she still had her maiden name.
It may be a long shot, but the Whidbey Island Winery in Langley is up for Best Winery in the King 5 Best of Western Washington competition.
Ian Jefferds steps carefully from the skiff onto one of the mussel farm platforms his family has operated for 37 years. It’s a sunny, picture-postcard morning in August on Penn Cove, with Mount Baker shimmering in the distance and baby seals lazily reclining on platforms nearby. But Jefferds isn’t smiling. He’s worried.
Pickles Deli in Clinton is still leading the Best Sandwich Shop category in the King 5 Best of Western Washington competition.
Berries could once again be an abundant fixture at the Greenbank Farm.
Lincoln Computers in Clinton sponsored a one-day hard-drive smash event this week.
There are a lot of smiling faces at Nichols Brothers Boat Builders this week.
Whidbey Telecom has announced the winner of its 2012-2013 Directory Cover Art Competition. The new directory cover, to be published in November, will feature “Doorway to Heaven,” an original photograph by Rick Collar of Clinton.
It’s the end of the season for the Clinton Thursday Market but there’s one chance left to enjoy the fresh produce, local wares and community from 4 to 7:30 p.m. Aug. 30 in Clinton Square, behind the Dairy Queen.
FREELAND — Crunchy, chewy crust and team-minded employees define Coach’s Pizzeria for owners Gary Nau and Dave Dillman.
Come July 5, between 4 and 7:30 p.m., the Clinton Thursday Market will take over the lawn behind the Dairy Queen, which will be filled with vendors selling last minute hostess gifts, beautiful keepsakes, cherished antiques, handmade jewelry, hair and nail supplies, gluten-free products, gourmet coffee and pastries, as well as fresh produce and eggs.
Inspiration struck April Ducharme as she waited in line for the Clinton-to-Mukilteo ferry. During her daily commute to the “mainland,” she thought up a plan to make her time in line work for her. And such was the birth of her business, Pond Hopper.
LANGLEY — Moonraker Books in Langley sails into its 40th year this weekend as owner Josh Hauser continues to navigate the waves of fortune.
Clinton businesses will take to the outdoors every Thursday this summer beginning July 5 and continuing through August.
Jennifer Ruthensteiner knew from a young age she wanted to be a healer. Her desire, coupled with an interest in nature and the healing properties found there, led her down a path that has brought her to Freeland, where she is the owner of the Reboot Center for Innovative Medicine.
FREELAND — Walk into Vino Amore wine shop and expect a warm hello from Koa.
Jack Ng, owner of the China City Restaurants, celebrates the 10th anniversary of his purchase of the property on Scott Road in Freeland.
From the warm wood floors to the soft, rich colors on the walls, and from the soothing music to the yoga hammocks suspended from the ceiling, it’s clear Sojourn Studios owner Jodi Strevel wants to create an atmosphere of contentment and relaxation as her clients move toward their fitness goals.