Driving through the streets of South Whidbey, residents may notice a trend: dozens of dejected boats sit in yards and driveways waiting idly for the day they might set sail once more.
The South Whidbey Eagles Aerie will hold its 15th annual Seafest, a fundraising event and membership drive, at 4 p.m. Saturday, July 26, at the Whidbey Island Eagles in Freeland.
The following are segments of stories in the July 23, 1964, edition of the South Whidbey Record, then the Whidbey Island Record.
Volunteers from Whidbey Camano Land Trust worked to remove tansy ragwort.
The Soup Kitchen in Langley has served a lot of people over the past 12 years.
One of the first things Bo Chernikoff thought of when he heard about the cancellation of the Loganberry Festival this year was the children.
The following are segments of stories in the Thursday, July 16 edition of the South Whidbey Record, then the Whidbey Island Record.
Nine volunteers from Islands Chapter American Red Cross helped set up for people displaced by an apartment fire in Mt. Vernon on July 2.
The men and women who serve our country are confronted with an array of challenges, particularly when stationed far away from home; but one Clinton resident is working to ensure that finding care and temporary residence for their canine companions is not amongst them.
Dozens of people flocked to the field at Dave Mackie Park for the annual Maxwelton Independence Day field games. Here are the results, with names listed in order from first place to third place.
Alva and Manuel Marcial, owners of El Corral Mexican Restaurant in Bayview and Clinton residents, celebrated 30 years of marriage on July 8.
A handful of people put in work to repair the Star Store Boxx after it was damaged in a hit-and-run June 25.
The annual Soup Box Derby will be held a bit earlier this year, so racers should begin building their car soon, according to a Thursday news release.
Jerrold Scriver III and Meggan Hagen of Clinton welcomed home their new baby girl last month.
Brandi Avance of Coupeville is the mother of a new baby boy.
A host of college students from South Whidbey made honor roll at their schools this spring.
Chandler Thompson, 23, graduated June 25 from The Basic School, an officer training command, in Quantico, Virginia.
Mr. and Mrs. Jeff Bakeman of Freeland are happy to announce the engagement of their daughter, Mary Frances Bakeman, to Matthew Tullis, son of Michael and Sheri Tullis of Redmond.
A group of energetic Whidbey Camano Land Trust volunteers convened at the Hammons Preserve in Clinton last Friday to care for conifer trees that were planted this spring as part of a forest restoration project.
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.