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Are we there yet? with Freeman | RELIGION NOTES

  • May 3, 2014 at 5:00PM

Unity of South Whidbey will hold service at 10 a.m. Sunday, May 4, at 5671 Crawford Road. “Are we there yet?” is the title of this week’s talk, and guest speaker will be Jim Freeman. Musical guest is Mel Watson and Donna Vanderheiden will be host.

Introduction to the Kabbalah | RELIGION NOTES

  • May 3, 2014 at 6:00PM

Unitarian Universalist Congregation will hold service at 10 a.m. Sunday, May 4, at 20103 Highway 525, Freeland.

Granite Falls, Lakewood fall to South Whidbey girls tennis team

  • May 4, 2014 at 9:00AM

South Whidbey swept Granite Falls and Lakewood in girls tennis this week. The Falcons recorded their fifth and sixth sweeps of the season with different lineups in the two matches.

King’s boys golf claims dual meet against South Whidbey

  • May 4, 2014 at 9:00AM

King’s conquered South Whidbey in boys golf at the Falcons’ home course of Useless Bay Golf and Country Club on Thursday.

SLIDESHOW | Granite Falls Tigers takedown of South Whidbey falls short after rally

  • May 4, 2014 at 10:00AM

South Whidbey scored five runs in the fifth inning to overcome an early 3-0 lead by Granite Falls on April 30 at South Whidbey High School. The Falcons won 5-4 and clinched the top seed in the 1A District 1 playoffs.

South Whidbey School District thanks teachers

  • May 4, 2014 at 2:00PM

Don’t forget to bring that apple to school this week. From May 5-9, the South Whidbey School District will thank its teachers during Teacher Appreciation Week. Thursday, May 6 is National Teacher Day.

Board seeking South Whidbey High School student rep

  • May 5, 2014 at 9:00AM

The South Whidbey School District is looking to fill the sixth seat reserved for a student representative on the board of directors.

Maintenance chief needed full time at Port of South Whidbey

  • May 5, 2014 at 10:00AM

The Port of South Whidbey is looking to fill a full-time position of maintenance supervisor.

USPS to pick up food donations on Whidbey

  • May 6, 2014 at 10:00AM

Whidbey Island’s mail carriers will pick up non-perishable food donations Saturday, May 10 as part of the national Stamp Out Hunger Food Drive.

Kindergarten sign-up day set at South Whidbey elementary

  • May 6, 2014 at 10:00AM

Registration for kindergarten will be Tuesday, May 13. If children are five years old on or before Aug. 31, 2014, they may register for school this fall.

LETTER TO THE EDITOR | Fiber farms are farms that raise animals for fiber

  • May 6, 2014 at 5:00PM updated May 7, 2014 at 9:44AM

Editor, In the Saturday May 3 edition of the South Whidbey Record, there was a letter to the editor with misleading information that was brought to our attention. On behalf of all of the Fiber Farms on the Island we felt it necessary to offer clarification as to what a Fiber Farm really is

LETTER TO THE EDITOR | Dog House owners tried their best to renovate

  • May 6, 2014 at 6:00PM

Editor, Thank you to the Kleiners. After buying the Dog House in May 2010, Charlie and Janice Kleiner held onto their dream of restoring the building for almost four years. If anybody could have made it work, it would have been them. Rather than criticizing their decision to tear down the Dog House, I’d like to thank them for trying so hard to make it work.

Island Chapter Red Cross Unit honors ‘Real Heroes’ | NOTABLE

  • May 6, 2014 at 6:00PM

The Island Chapter of American Red Cross honored eight “Real Heroes,” including several people from South Whidbey on Friday, May 2.

Langley City Council puts kibosh on Dog House demolition plans; moratorium passed

  • May 7, 2014 at 6:00AM updated at 9:24AM

Responding to an inquiry about demolishing the Dog House Tavern by its owner, the Langley City Council approved an emergency moratorium on destruction of historic buildings Monday night.

Today's cartoon for Wednesday, May 7

  • May 7, 2014 at 6:00AM

HUB students help Langley Main Street with clean-up | KUDOS

  • May 7, 2014 at 6:00AM

Langley Main Street Association welcomed the help of students in the HUB after-school program on Tuesday, April 29.

NONPROFIT NEWS | Good Cheer welcomes new staff

  • May 7, 2014 at 6:00AM

Last week representatives of Good Cheer attended the Northwest Harvest annual conference. Part of the conference included a tour of the Maple Valley Food Bank. That food bank has always been one of our favorites. They have now converted to the choice/point model; though different than ours, they did use our model to help design their program.

Hearts & Hammers repairs, revives homes throughout South End

  • May 7, 2014 at 8:00AM updated May 8, 2014 at 9:40AM

One of the most active days on the South End isn’t a festival or conference — it’s a day of volunteering.

Falcon baseball loses league finale, takes third place

  • May 7, 2014 at 10:00AM

South Whidbey’s regular season came to an unceremonious close for the Falcons Friday after a 7-1 loss to Granite Falls.

New Langley cop committed to ‘small-town’ ethos

  • May 7, 2014 at 10:00AM

Langley’s newest police officer is a fresh face, albeit a bit familiar. Mayor Fred McCarthy officially commissioned Lucas Adkins — who insists on being called Luke— as the city’s fourth full-time officer at Monday’s city council meeting. Having served the seaside town for the past three months — after McCarthy recommended the city go to three officers and a chief based on a three-month review of the department — Adkins said he is familiar with how things run and the expectations of community policing.

Island County nixes marijuana ban

  • May 7, 2014 at 12:00PM updated May 9, 2014 at 9:13AM

It appeared that recreational marijuana would be banned in Island County for a brief period at Monday’s county commissioner meeting. The board was considering approval of its new pot ordinance, which eventually passed 2-1. But during prior discussion Commissioner Kelly Emerson announced a surprising reversal and called for a ban on marijuana in the county. Commissioner Jill Johnson quickly seconded the motion.

Whidbey wineries open for seasonal tour

  • May 7, 2014 at 12:00PM

Four wineries and a distillery will open their tasting rooms for their annual Savor Spring Wine & Food Tour this weekend. On May 10 and 11 Comforts of Whidbey, Spoiled Dog Winery, Whidbey Island Distillery, Blooms Winery Taste for Wine and Art and Holmes Harbor Cellars will host people during Mother’s Day weekend.

May 7| 50 years ago today

  • May 7, 2014 at 2:00PM

The following items are segments of page 1 stories in the May 7, 1964, edition of the South Whidbey Record.

Penn Cove Water Festival to honor artist Roger Purdue, offer plenty of food and fun

  • May 7, 2014 at 2:00PM

The Penn Cove Water Festival will once again honor the region’s Native American heritage with canoe races, performances and education. The festival allows Northwest tribes to share their heritage through tribal dancing, singing, storytelling, native artists’ booths and demonstrations.

EDITORIAL | Island County ready for new commissioner

  • May 7, 2014 at 4:00PM

Just when we thought Island County Commissioner Kelly Emerson was out of surprises, she delivered yet another shocker this week.

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