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EDITORIAL | Don’t rush on recycling program
Nov 16 2012, 3:38 PM
One of the more colorful terms in politics is “lame duck,” the phrase used to describe a politician serving out his or her term after being defeated in election. Having been shot down in the election, lame ducks usually lose some of their ability to fly high and instead wobble across the finish line with ruffled feathers.
LETTERS TO THE EDITOR | Free speech OK, obstruction isn’t
Nov 16 2012, 3:39 PM
This morning, Nov. 13, at about 9:45 a.m., I arrived at the Freeland Post Office and noticed that there were several sandwich boards and a table and umbrella adorned with political slogans. These items were placed in such a manner as to obstruct free passage of pedestrians along the sidewalk starting at the limit of the post office parking lot and down past the first sign post going toward Payless.
LETTERS TO THE EDITOR | Fire chief pledges more communication
Nov 16 2012, 3:40 PM
On behalf of South Whidbey Fire/EMS, thank you to our community for supporting the levy lid lift for our volunteer firefighters and emergency medical technicians. We worked hard to educate the community about the levy lid lift over the past year — but we also received an education along the way.
Female eagles’ death grip broken
Nov 16 2012, 3:42 PM
Freeland veterinarian Dr. Dave Parent has no illusions that our national symbol is a proud, peace loving bird. Sometimes they can be downright nasty.
‘Friends’ meet in Freeland | RELIGION NOTES
Nov 16 2012, 3:44 PM
Whidbey Island Quakers are newly renamed as “Whidbey Island Friends Meeting,” showing their closer ties to regional and national Quaker groups.
Christian Science plans two services | RELIGION NOTES
Nov 16 2012, 3:46 PM
Christian Science Society of South Whidbey meets at 10:30 a.m. Sunday, Nov. 18, for its regular service at 15901 Highway 525, just north of Bayview and across from Useless Bay Road.
Congregation gives thanks | RELIGION NOTES
Nov 16 2012, 3:47 PM
“We Give Thanks” with Dennis Reynolds will be presented at 10 a.m. Sunday, Nov. 18, at the Unitarian Universalist Congregation, 20103 Highway 525, Freeland.
Unity celebrates ‘A Grateful Heart’ | RELIGION NOTES
Nov 16 2012, 3:48 PM
Rev. Patty Becker will speak on “A Grateful Heart” when Unity of Whidbey meets at 10 a.m. Sunday, Nov. 18, at 5671 Crawford Road.
Examine ‘New Kingdom of God’ | RELIGION NOTES
Nov 16 2012, 3:50 PM
“Talk about succession, how about dual citizenship?,” is the topic of Pastor Darrell Wenzek’s 10 a.m. sermon Sunday, Nov. 18, titled “The New Kingdom of God.”
String duos impress in Langley
Nov 16 2012, 3:52 PM
Violin and cello duos span the centuries, from classical to contemporary, at Gloria and James in Concert. Gloria Ferry-Brennan, a sophomore at South Whidbey High School, joins James Hinkley, who has performed with renowned symphonies and scored MTV episodes.