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Poetry slams embrace the wordsmiths in all of us

  • Apr 19, 2008 at 12:00AM updated Jun 25, 2008 at 9:18PM

The famously atmospheric Green Mill Lounge on the northside of Chicago, Ill. is a jazz club that bears the distinction of having been a favorite haunt of the notorious 1920s gangster Al Capone.

Jammin’ for a good body

  • Apr 23, 2008 at 12:00AM updated Jun 25, 2008 at 9:18PM

Islanders are discovering the highs of dancing with a little attitude —?and subsequently becoming heart healthier and more buff to boot.

Burn, burn, burn at the festival of words

  • Apr 23, 2008 at 12:00AM updated Jun 25, 2008 at 9:18PM

When: 9 a.m. to 7 p.m. Saturday, April 26.

Spring fever or a just a bad case of pussyfoot

  • Apr 30, 2008 at 12:00AM updated Jun 25, 2008 at 9:18PM

If there are two words that are certain to strike terror into the heart of a pack rat, they are “Spring Cleaning!”

Shouten stays home

  • Apr 30, 2008 at 12:00AM updated Jun 25, 2008 at 9:18PM

With his fantasy-soaked still lifes that send the viewer to a place halfway between dreams and reality, painter Rob Schouten’s work creates a carnival for the spirit.

Best of the bohemian life returns to Bayview

  • Apr 30, 2008 at 12:00AM updated Jun 25, 2008 at 9:18PM

Artists and entrepreneurs are putting the best of bohemia back into Bayview.

AAUW showcase puts students in the spotlight

  • Apr 30, 2008 at 12:00AM updated Jun 25, 2008 at 9:18PM

Art students from up and down the island are experiencing the rush of a doing a show.

Elizabeth George kicks off from Langley

  • May 3, 2008 at 12:00AM updated Jun 25, 2008 at 9:18PM

Whidbey Islanders are used to stars.

Devin Ossman is honored tonight with benefit concert

  • May 3, 2008 at 12:00AM updated Jun 25, 2008 at 9:17PM

It’s good practice to honor and remember community members who have died.

A fun night will help island animals

  • May 7, 2008 at 12:00AM updated Jun 25, 2008 at 9:17PM

The famous Pink Panther himself brings un peu de l’esprit de Paris to Whidbey Island for the sake of his fellow feline and canine friends.

Victory Schouten honored by poets with Faith Beamer Cooke Award

  • May 7, 2008 at 12:00AM updated Jun 25, 2008 at 9:17PM

Washington Poets Association President Paul Nelson presented the 2008 Faith Beamer Cooke Award to Whidbey Island poet Victory Lee Schouten.

Chalk Art Festival will bring color to Langley’s streets

  • Jun 25, 2008 at 9:17PM

The streets of Langley will be doused in rainbow colors once again as chalk artists of all ages hit the bricks later this month.

Chalk Art Festival will bring color to Langley’s streets

  • May 7, 2008 at 12:00AM updated Jun 25, 2008 at 9:17PM

The streets of Langley will be doused in rainbow colors once again as chalk artists of all ages hit the bricks later this month.

See, hear, smell, taste...be

  • May 10, 2008 at 12:00AM updated Jun 25, 2008 at 9:17PM

The word “resonance” is defined as the quality a sound takes of being deep, full and reverberating. Figuratively speaking, it is the ability to evoke images, memories and emotions.

Some baroque music to remember a special friend

  • May 10, 2008 at 12:00AM updated Jun 25, 2008 at 9:17PM

Almost 300 years ago one of the greatest composers of all time created some music that he hoped would keep him employed.

Whidbey Island Writers Association announces winners

  • May 14, 2008 at 12:00AM updated Jun 25, 2008 at 9:17PM

The Whidbey Island Writers Association has announced the winners of its middle and high school writing contest for 2008.

Loganberry Festival seeks artists for annual event

  • May 17, 2008 at 12:00AM updated Jun 25, 2008 at 9:17PM

Whidbey Island artists are invited to gain exposure this summer at the Greenbank Farm Loganberry Festival on Saturday and Sunday, July 26 and 27.

Heartfelt puppet play starts today at WCT

  • May 17, 2008 at 12:00AM updated Jun 25, 2008 at 9:17PM

What’s a cow to do when he loses his moo?

Ceramic students show the fruits of their fire

  • May 24, 2008 at 12:00AM updated Jun 25, 2008 at 9:16PM

Mud and minds over afterglow, equals glazed and confused.

Students entertain with song cycle show

  • May 24, 2008 at 12:00AM updated Jun 25, 2008 at 9:16PM

Musical theater talent abounds at South Whidbey High School.

A sneeze of a good time

  • May 28, 2008 at 12:00AM updated Jun 25, 2008 at 9:16PM

How does one stage a talk about sex between a father and son?

Education programs highlighted

  • Aug 5, 2006 at 12:00AM updated Jun 25, 2008 at 9:15PM

Nanaimo school district’s innovative new educational programs will be showcased for Education Minister Shirley Bond’s visit Monday (Jan. 22).

Sting shutout Posse, 4-0

  • Jul 29, 2006 at 12:00AM updated Jun 25, 2008 at 9:14PM

Despite playing hard all night, the Valley First Princeton Posse couldn’t score against the Summerland Sting on Jan. 10 (top and bottom photos).

Masters of magic

  • Jul 15, 2006 at 12:00AM updated Jun 25, 2008 at 9:14PM

Victoria native Murray Hatfield and his partner Teresa Midbo bring their Magic ’n’ Miracles show to his hometown for the first time

WHOLE HEALTH: Whidbey Island nutritional consultant dissents from mainstream ideas about health

  • Jul 8, 2006 at 12:00AM updated Jun 25, 2008 at 9:14PM

A South Whidbey woman is spreading the word that not many have heard about proper nutrition. Nutritional consultant Lynn Parr is telling people it’s OK to eat fat, that raw milk is good for the health and that soy products can be detrimental.

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