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SLIDESHOW | Two-year skid to Cedarcrest ends for South Whidbey boys soccer

  • Apr 7, 2014 at 12:00PM

South Whidbey ended a four-game streak of losses to Cedarcrest in boys soccer on April 1 - no fooling.

Civil rights champion Grethe Cammermeyer inducted into Nursing Hall of Fame

  • Apr 8, 2014 at 6:00AM updated Apr 9, 2014 at 10:33AM

Alongside letters from former presidents, honorary certificates from several universities and movie posters depicting her life’s work, Langley resident Grethe Cammermeyer is adding yet another honor to the wall in her home office.

Ebey’s Forever grants awarded

  • Apr 8, 2014 at 8:00AM

The Trust Board of Ebey’s Landing National Historical Reserve has announced the recipients of the 2014 Ebey’s Forever Grant Awards. The Ebey’s Forever grant program, through donations from the community, provides annual matching grants to qualifying applicants within the reserve to stabilize and sustain buildings listed on the National Register of Historic Places.

Hearts and Hammers receives $300 from community | NOTABLE

  • Apr 8, 2014 at 9:00AM

The Holmes Harbor community donated $300 to the Hearts and Hammers of South Whidbey on Friday, April 4.

LETTER TO THE EDITOR | Fairgrounds could be a cultural icon

  • Apr 8, 2014 at 9:00AM

Editor, I wanted to thank Paul Schell for pointing to the Pike Place Market PDA as an example of a well designed organization that has managed a public space for decades in the article, “Proposed PDA: how it works, what it is” in the March 8 edition of The Record. His mention of the market prompted me to do a little research into not only the PDA that runs it, but also the origins of its creation.

Falcon fastpitch blasts Wildcats

  • Apr 8, 2014 at 10:00AM

South Whidbey’s fastpitch team recorded 12 hits in an 8-5 victory over Archbishop Murphy on Wednesday.

'Static' homeless numbers remain a cause for concern in Island County

  • Apr 9, 2014 at 7:00AM

On the street, Ray Conger is known as “The Mailman.” Someone driving by the Safeway parking lot entrance might recognize him as the guy who holds up signs with messages like, “I love you” and “smile.” Conger is part of a homeless population that more than doubled around 2012 and stayed that way.

South Whidbey schools seek volunteers to save history

  • Apr 9, 2014 at 8:00AM

South Whidbey School District administrators and board members are hoping to preserve the cherished class photographs displayed in the hallways at Langley Middle School.

SOUTH WHIDBEY SHERIFF'S REPORT | Late night shooting, not-so-nice neighbors and flipping the bird

  • Apr 9, 2014 at 8:00AM

The following 9-1-1 calls are to the Island County Sheriff’s Office, South Precinct

Discover Whidbey Island’s kingfisher

  • Apr 9, 2014 at 8:00AM

The Whidbey Audubon Society presents Bolt Out of the Blue: the Belted Kingfisher, a program about the belted kingfisher on Thursday, April 10. This talk describes a Whidbey Island bird that mines into bluffs and dives into the water. Learn about how they live and the survival challenges they face from egg to adulthood and some of the other creatures that share their habitat.

LETTER TO THE EDITOR | Wonn Road is Montgomery’s

  • Apr 9, 2014 at 9:00AM

Editor, This letter is in response to the March 8 article, “Wonn Road beach access settlement possible, sources say.” Having owned the property in dispute on Greenbank beach for 36 years, we could have provided all the documentation to support Bruce Montgomery’s right to restrict access had you even bothered to check your facts.

Good Cheer receives Food Lifeline award | NOTABLE

  • Apr 9, 2014 at 10:00AM

Good Cheer received the Excellence in Food Resource Development award and $1,000 from the Food Lifeline conference at South Seattle Community College Thursday, March 27.

Cedarcrest splits South Whidbey baseball series

  • Apr 9, 2014 at 10:00AM

South Whidbey won at Cedarcrest, and now Cedarcrest’s baseball team has won at South Whidbey after an 8-6 victory Wednesday.

CADA’ s director says adieu

  • Apr 10, 2014 at 6:00AM updated at 12:06PM

Margie Porter sees a side of the Whidbey Island community that is hidden from most residents.

Langley Pizzeria owners awarded for beautification | KUDOS

  • Apr 10, 2014 at 6:00AM

Paul and Mickey Sarkis were honored by the Langley City Council for their recent remodel of their restaurant, Langley Pizzeria.

April 9 | 50 years ago today on South Whidbey

  • Apr 10, 2014 at 8:00AM

The following are segments of page 1 stories in the April 9, 1964, edition of the South Whidbey Record.

International education consultant, former South Whidbey principal to speak at gala dinner

  • Apr 10, 2014 at 8:39AM

Judi Fenton, an education expert who once called the South End home, will return to the island this month as the featured speaker at the South Whidbey Schools Foundation’s annual gala dinner.

Island County sets four fish, wildlife rule forums

  • Apr 10, 2014 at 8:00AM

Those passionate about the island’s fish and wildlife will have a chance to weigh in on future plans this month. Island County will host four meetings on Whidbey and Camano islands to allow the public to offer input on the county’s regulations protecting fish and wildlife habitats.

Dow executive gives up suit for South Whidbey Fire/EMS firehose

  • Apr 10, 2014 at 8:30AM

Corporate suit is not the image that comes to mind when first meeting Ken Starkweather.

911 service down on Whidbey, in Washington

  • Apr 10, 2014 at 9:12AM

911 phone services in Island County and across Washington were down for most of Thursday morning, South Whidbey Fire/EMS Chief Rusty Palmer said in an email.

South Whidbey fire to review volunteer policy, present Bayview update

  • Apr 10, 2014 at 9:00AM

South Whidbey Fire/EMS commissioners will hear about the financing options for the proposed Bayview fire station and look at consolidating and refining the district’s volunteer participation policy at Thursday’s meeting. The agenda forecasts a short meeting at 5:30 p.m. Thursday with few items of business. South Whidbey Fire/EMS Chief Rusty Palmer will update the commissioners on financing options to build the new $5.4 million Bayview fire station located on Bayview Road near Bayview School.

Shutout win for South Whidbey boys soccer over Lakewood

  • Apr 10, 2014 at 9:00AM

The Falcon boys soccer team’s offense was flying high Friday night in a 2-0 win over the Lakewood Cougars.

LETTER TO THE EDITOR | Warnings diminish scenic ferry rides

  • Apr 10, 2014 at 9:00AM

Editor, Tourists on Washington State’s ferries will be forgiven for thinking that by boarding the boats they have put themselves in grave danger. How else to interpret the need for multiple large screens playing endless videos showing how to survive various disasters at sea?

LETTER TO THE EDITOR | Fair plan is too ambitious, better alternatives exist

  • Apr 10, 2014 at 10:00AM

Editor, The fair is a bit short on money. Looks like it needs another $35,000 to $50,000 a year. Let’s see … We could give the fairground property to a new event center organization. We’ll build it with $10 million bonds, guaranteed by the county, using the fairground property as collateral. We’ll keep personnel costs down to $700,000 per year. We’ll tear down most of the structures and build new ones that are unsuited to mundane fair events. But forget the fair — there will be so many other awesome events throughout the year that when it withers away we won’t even notice.

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