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Clinton council pins hopes on Food Shed plan

  • Jan 28, 2015 at 6:00AM

Creating a place where Clinton can gather for a cup of coffee, some local produce and community events is at the forefront of the Clinton Community Council’s agenda.

Violinist to solo J.S. Bach sonata as part of concert series

  • Jan 28, 2015 at 10:00AM

Gloria Ferry-Brennan, Langley resident, will perform a violin solo sonata by J.S. Bach, violin concerti by Barber and Mozart and compositions by Debussy and Paganini in the next installment of the Unitarian Universalist Congregation of Whidbey Island’s Concert Series.

Seasonal limits eyed for food trucks in Langley

  • Jan 28, 2015 at 8:00AM

Protecting existing businesses will take precedence for Langley with its food truck ordinance.

Island, Skagit consider splitting regional transportation management

  • Jan 28, 2015 at 2:00PM

Skagit County leaders are looking at separating or revising the regional transportation agreement with Island County.

KUDOS | Whidbey Island Winery’s Dolcetto wins double platinum award

  • Jan 28, 2015 at 12:00PM

Whidbey Island Winery in Langley won the double platinum award for its 2012 Dolcetto at the Seattle Wine Awards.

KUDOS | Whidbey Family Birthplace receives recognition from state hospital association for care improvements

  • Jan 28, 2015 at 10:00AM

The Washington State Hospital Association recognized Whidbey Family Birthplace at Whidbey General Hospital for quality improvement work in 2014, according to a recent news release.

SLIDESHOW | Tough defense, three-pointers carry Falcon girls over Tigers

  • Jan 29, 2015 at 9:00AM

South Whidbey rumbled its way to a 67-33 win over Granite Falls in a Cascade Conference girls basketball game in Langley on Jan. 23.

Whidbey Island Center for the Arts debuts 88 Keys Piano Club

  • Jan 23, 2015 at 6:00PM

Whidbey Island Center for the Arts will debut a new show, the 88 Keys Piano Club, featuring top pianists hosted by Maureen Girard.

WHIDBEY BIRDING | Counting avian species both scientific, competitive

  • Jan 24, 2015 at 8:00AM

Counting and listing bird species is an integral part of bird watching, and I think it serves an important purpose. The Whidbey Audubon Society recently conducted two Christmas bird counts, one centered near Oak Harbor and the other on South Whidbey.

Northwest Language Academy rings in the new year with Zen

  • Jan 24, 2015 at 6:00AM

Members of the Northwest Language Academy and Cultural Center are inviting South Whidbey residents to ring in the new year with reflection and rejuvenation. The center is hosting its fourth annual Zen New Year’s Celebration, a collaboration with the Tahoma One Drop Zen Monastery in Freeland, at 5 p.m. Wednesday, Jan. 28, at the Langley academy.

Whidbey girls basketball falls to Cedar Park Christian

  • Jan 24, 2015 at 4:00PM

Cedar Park Christian’s girls basketball team poured in 20 points in the second quarter of a match against the Falcons in Bothell on Tuesday, taking a 28-14 lead at halftime and ran away against the visiting South Whidbey squad.

South Whidbey wrestling trio bounced in Darrington semifinals

  • Jan 24, 2015 at 6:00PM

South Whidbey had three wrestlers reach the semifinal round in their weights at a tournament in Darrington this past weekend.

‘Yucky’ Falcon hoops game saved by Collins’ shots late

  • Jan 24, 2015 at 4:00PM

Given the low score of South Whidbey’s 39-34 boys basketball win against Cedar Park Christian on Tuesday, Falcon head coach Michael Washington wanted to credit a stalwart defensive effort.

Sheriff's Report

  • Jan 24, 2015 at 2:00PM

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

South Whidbey Parks puts freeze on 2015 skiing program

  • Jan 24, 2015 at 6:00PM

A lack of snow and registrants alike prompted the South Whidbey Parks and Recreation District to cancel this year’s SnowRider Ski Bus program.

Crab boat owner gets 75 days for 2010 sinking, spill in Penn Cove

  • Jan 24, 2015 at 8:00AM

The owner of the Deep Sea crab boat that caught fire, sank and spilled oil into Penn Cove is going to jail and is being sued for $1.2 million.

South Whidbey port awarded its fairground, study cash

  • Jan 24, 2015 at 4:00PM

It appears the Port of South Whidbey will get its fair money after all.

KUDOS | Skagit Valley College students receive academic honors

  • Jan 24, 2015 at 8:00AM

Skagit Valley College announced its fall quarter honor roll in a recent press release.

NOTABLE | South Whidbey School District Garden Program receives over $44,000 in donations from Goosefoot, community

  • Jan 23, 2015 at 6:00PM

The South Whidbey School District Garden Program received a check for $44,726 on Thursday afternoon.

Hospital eyes three for CEO, plans for February decision

  • Jan 24, 2015 at 6:00AM

Whidbey General Hospital commissioners decided this week to delay the selection of a new CEO. The board discussed the qualifications of the three finalists behind closed doors during a special meeting Friday morning but then decided to put off a decision until next month. Anne Tarrant, the board president, will continue working with an executive search firm to review the information about the candidates.

Whidbey Democrats shift leadership

  • Jan 24, 2015 at 6:00PM

The Island County Democrats met for their biennial reorganization meeting earlier this month and selected a new slate of officers. First and foremost, Oak Harbor resident was selected to lead the organization as chairman.

South Whidbey casts support for education act change

  • Jan 24, 2015 at 4:00PM

The South Whidbey School District board of directors is one of over 154 school boards across Washington State who are asking congress to amend the Elementary and Secondary Education Act, also known as the No Child Left Behind Act.

Langley historic group puts out signs

  • Jan 24, 2015 at 2:00PM

Langley’s Historic Preservation Commission, backed with city funding, is putting out signs for the seven sites on its register. Bob Waterman, the chairman of the historic commission, reported to the city council Tuesday night that it had purchased signs for seven sites on its register and put up two already. In the coming year, he hopes to expand the group’s availability as a resource for the history of the city and add to the register.

Langley store owner irked with parking

  • Jan 24, 2015 at 12:00PM

Parking near the stores in Langley remains a problem, one business owner said at Tuesday’s city council meeting. Cynthia Tilkin told the council that a fellow business owner was experiencing persistent parking problems in front of her store.

Gerlach voted in as South Whidbey parks chairman

  • Jan 24, 2015 at 10:00AM

The South Whidbey Parks and Recreation commissioners have elected Joel Gerlach as chairman of the board. Prior to a regular business meeting Wednesday evening, the board held its annual meeting during which they elected officers for 2015.

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