The Soroptimists International of South Whidbey invite all to put on their dancing boots and join them at the Dancing Fish Farm in Freeland this Saturday. The club responsible for sending middle school girls to Start Dreaming Day Camp, college scholarships, and heart health screenings will host a fundraiser with food, music and dancing.
Whidbey General Hospital Auxiliary Board recently approved the annual Medical Equipment Wish List for 2015, according to a recent news release.
Around 125 people gathered Tuesday night to celebrate some of Whidbey Island’s most civic-minded citizens as the 2015 Linda Lee Martins Memorial Community Health Heroes.
All three of Whidbey’s mayors will address the League of Women Voters of Whidbey Island at the organization’s annual dinner next week.
The following are segments of stories taken from the front pages of the Whidbey Island Record 50 and 25 years ago on Thursday, May 13, 1965 and Tuesday, May 15, 1990.
Scores of South Whidbey High School students were inducted into the National Honor Society at a ceremony at South Whidbey High School, April 28.
A South Whidbey Girl Scout troop is hoping to help victims of the recent earthquake that laid waste to Nepal. Troop 43514 is working on a group project for the bronze award, and decided the community project should be a car wash and bake/craft sale fundraiser.
State Farm Insurance awarded a $5,000 grant to the Impaired Driving Impact Panel of Island County (IDIPIC) for the fourth consecutive year, according to a recent press release. The grant will go towards covering the cost of materials used in IDIPIC’s work with middle school and driver’s education students.
Educators in the South Whidbey School District are receiving thanks from students during Teacher Appreciation Week.
Dan Abat and Gary Kay distributed nearly 130 dictionaries to South End third-grade students, Deer Lagoon Grange recently announced.
Unity of Whidbey will hold regular service at 10 a.m. Sunday, May 3 at 5671 Crawford Road.
The Christian Science Society will hold service at 10:30 a.m. Sunday, May 3 at 15910 Highway 525 just north of Bayview and across from Useless Bay Road.
A Taize prayer service is from 7-8 p.m. Wednesday, May 6 at St. Hubert Catholic Church, 804 Third Street, Langley.
“We are a people that follow after those things that make for peace, love, and unity,” according to early Quaker Margaret Fell.
Skagit Valley College announced its academic honor roll for winter quarter 2014, and it includes residents from several South Whidbey communities.
The HUB board of directors added someone with a little mystery in their background.
The Rotary Club of Whidbey Westside spent more than $5,000 on 40 graphing calculators for South Whidbey High School math students in need.
The South Whidbey Homeless Coalition hosted a housewarming event and dedication ceremony for the new House of Hospitality from 1-5 p.m. Saturday, April 18.
The Kiwanis of South Whidbey shelled out nearly $5,000 to Whidbey Island nonprofits. Groups representing help for recent mothers, performing arts and hospital care benefited from the Kiwanis this year. The fellowship group is dedicated to aiding children and each year raises funds from its fireworks stand in Clinton for scholarships and annual donations. “It was really good,” said Bob Welch, the club’s president.