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SWHS 2019 valedictorian Carli Newman

Looking back, moving forward

Two top graduates at South Whidbey High School, Class of 2019

SWHS 2019 valedictorian Carli Newman

Langley Whale Center putting spotlight on authors June 22

Langley Whale Center invites the community to meet authors at the “Spotlight on Local Authors” event as part of Orca Action Month. This is a… Continue reading

  • Jun 7, 2019

Teens face emotional and earthly turmoil in Bayview exhibit

‘Art with a Message’ packs a visual punch of youth perception

Seeing the big picture: Shutter Sisters exhibit will raise funds for nonprofits

Not sisters by blood, but sisters connected by a shared passion and friendship. The Shutter Sisters of Whidbey Island are teaming up once again to… Continue reading

Mark Sargent of Whidbey Island is on the screen with Texas YouTuber Patricia Steere as she broadcasts “The Flat Earth and Other Hot Potatoes” from her Houston home. The two also share cameo roles (and some sexual tension) in the documentary “Behind the Curve” which was picked up by Netflix. (Mark Mulligan / Houston Chronicle)

Netflix picks up Flat Earther documentary

Mark Sargent recently returned from a speaking engagement in New Zealand. To him it’s not a land “down under.” “Geographically, it is on the outer… Continue reading

Mark Sargent of Whidbey Island is on the screen with Texas YouTuber Patricia Steere as she broadcasts “The Flat Earth and Other Hot Potatoes” from her Houston home. The two also share cameo roles (and some sexual tension) in the documentary “Behind the Curve” which was picked up by Netflix. (Mark Mulligan / Houston Chronicle)

Art & About: June offers wide variety of art shows

FIRST SATURDAY Langley Art Walk is 5-7 p.m, Saturday, June 1. Galleries host receptions and showcase local artists. ROB SCHOUTEN GALLERY presents Teresa Saia whose… Continue reading

Serving up summer

Cocktail and food recipes to savor the season

SWHS Drama Club presents a classic tale of family, fortune, heart and humor

‘You Can’t Take It With You’ on stage May 24-26

Animated Army dog film kicks off vet center fundraiser

‘Sgt. Scubby, an American Hero’ coming to Clyde Theatre Sunday

Orrin Gorman McClellan’s words of war resonate beyond his death

‘A Soldier’s Journal, Last Supper to No Goodbye’ chronicles combat’s invisible wounds

A cyclist charges up a hill near scenic Ebey’s Landing along the 20-mile route of the Whidbey Camano Land Trust’s 2018 Sea, Trees Pie Bike Ride on Central Whidbey. Photo provided

Sea, Trees and Pie bicycle ride serving cyclists slice of natural beauty

It’s one thing to take in the sights of scenic Central Whidbey Island from inside a vehicle. It’s quite another to soak in all the… Continue reading

  • May 15, 2019
A cyclist charges up a hill near scenic Ebey’s Landing along the 20-mile route of the Whidbey Camano Land Trust’s 2018 Sea, Trees Pie Bike Ride on Central Whidbey. Photo provided

Savor Spring offers palate pleasers of local wine, spirits and food

Six tasting locations featured this weekend on South Whidbey

WhidbeyTV nominated for regional Emmy award

WhidbeyTV has been nominated for a regional Emmy Award for a 30-minute documentary the company produced last year on Whidbey Island World War II veteran,… Continue reading

  • May 14, 2019

Bingo, bingo!

Fabulous fundraiser combines drag queens and fun

Orca Network not giving up on captured whale

Nearly half a century later, the fight for Lolita continues. Starting 11 a.m. Saturday, about 20 people gathered at the intersection of Main Street and… Continue reading

Parents honor a son wounded by war

This year, when Judith Gorman and Perry McClellan remember their son on the day he died in his Langley home, they’ll have a gift for… Continue reading

Independence Day Parade marches on for Maxwelton

Business sponsors preserve the South Whidbey tradition

Whidbey Art Escape(s) into downtown Langley

Ceramics paint shop offers do-it-yourself art next to upscale galleries

Hearts & Hammers has ‘wonderful day’

It was the big weekend for Whidbey Island’s Hearts & Hammers chapters, which held their once-a-year workday on Saturday, May 4. South Whidbey Hearts &… Continue reading

Bear heads from Whidbey to Fidalgo Island

The local island-hopping black bear has made another swim. Reported sightings of the lumbering loner have tracked his movements from Central Whidbey north along the… Continue reading