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New owners take the helm at Freeland’s Harbour Inn

  • Jun 25, 2008 at 6:44PM

Gwen and Richard Soto have traveled thousands of miles to many different places in the world, and have called Washington D.C., Boston, Los Angeles, San Francisco and Seattle home.

Clinton's CyberCafe goes offline

  • Jun 25, 2008 at 6:44PM

No profit to show, so Whidbey Institute board pulls the plug

A great bunny Escape

  • Jun 25, 2008 at 6:44PM

Paint Escape gets cute with promotion

New Freeland workout club is exclusively for women

  • Feb 16, 2002 at 12:00AM updated Jun 25, 2008 at 6:44PM

"I like the atmosphere here and being with other women. It's just a more feminine atmosphere. I am motivated to work out," said Ann Randall of Clinton.

A place where time will never run out

  • Jun 25, 2008 at 6:43PM

Langley man restores ancient clocks

Mocha mojo, espresso dreams

  • Jun 25, 2008 at 6:43PM

Crowded South Whidbey coffee market is seemingly boundless

Knox Photo goes digital

  • Jun 25, 2008 at 6:43PM

So you got one of those nifty digital cameras for Christmas.

Dog is still Smilin'

  • Jun 25, 2008 at 6:43PM

This South Whidbey landmark restaurant draws diverse crowd

PSE rate hike proposal surprises schools

  • Jun 25, 2008 at 6:43PM

"With an unexpected electricity rate hike in the works, the South Whidbey School District is a bit uneasy about its utility budget for the coming school year. "

Farmers markets again offer midweek dinners

  • Jun 25, 2008 at 6:43PM

Hot meals are back at South Whidbey's farmers markets on Wednesday evenings.Chefs including Frances Maxwell and Gina Smith have begun the annual dinner service at both the Tilth and Bayview Farmers Markets. Maxwell recently prepared a Thai feast at Tilth.

New owners to take over Crab Shack

  • Jun 25, 2008 at 6:43PM

Bush Point business to reopen soon.

"Clinton, Langley chambers to merge"

  • Jun 25, 2008 at 6:43PM

"Plans are in the works for the Clinton Chamber to be merged with Langley's chamber, which since this spring has operated under the name Langley South Whidbey Chamber of Commerce. "

Tourism money remains unspent

  • Jun 25, 2008 at 6:43PM

"More than $82,000 in special sales tax collections destined for tourism promotion in Island County could still be months away from being used to boost business at county inns and retail stores. "

"Sales down, but only some merchants complaining"

  • Jun 25, 2008 at 6:42PM

"Seven months after Christmas shoppers spent a record amount of money in Island County shops and businesses, 2001 is shaping up to be, at worst, a flat year for retail sales. "

U.S. Bank names McNett to branch manager post

  • Jun 25, 2008 at 6:42PM

"Paulette McNett has been named manager of the U.S.Band Freeland branch at 5560 S. Harbor Avenue. McNett is responsible for all sales, customer service, business development and lending activities at the bank branch. "

Contractor games bring builders out for fun

  • Jun 25, 2008 at 6:42PM

"Dozens of South Whidbey builders met for a construction skills showdown at Frontier Industries' Contractor Games on Friday, July 20. In one contest, competitors tried to keep a grip on two 60-pound, sand-filled buckets for longer than anyone else. "

Admiral heads Whidbey Institute

  • Jun 25, 2008 at 6:42PM

"Admiral of Clinton has been appointed to the position of Executive Director of Whidbey Institute, taking over from Fritz Hull, whose new title is Founding Director. "

Citizens go to court to stop Glendale project

  • Jun 25, 2008 at 6:42PM

"Island County is proceeding with repairs aimed at reopening Glendale Road despite a lawsuit filed Monday that aims to stop the work. The group Friends of Glendale Creek filed the lawsuit in Island County Superior Court, asking the court to order road work stopped until a full environmental review is undertaken. The group's attorney is Claudia M. Newman of the firm Bricklin & Gendler, LLP of Seattle. "

Double Bluff land sale is most expensive on island

  • Jun 25, 2008 at 6:42PM

The price of prime oceanfront real estate on Whidbey Island just keeps going up. Records at the Island County Assessor's Office show that a Seattle woman recently paid $3.4 million for 70 acres of land overlooking Double Bluff beach.

Nichols launches new catamaran

  • Jun 25, 2008 at 6:42PM

"Nichols Brothers Boat Builders of Freeland launched the catamaran Mendocino recently. It is the second of three passenger-carrying vessels the company is building this year. The first is already in service between San Diego and Catalina Island, and the third boat is scheduled for delivery to the San Francisco area in October. "

Business explores world through the Internet

  • Jun 25, 2008 at 6:42PM

"South Whidbey is headquarters for Web journeys to spots like Palmyra Atoll, a group of 50 islets 1,000 miles south of Hawaii recently purchased by the Nature Conservancy. "

Langley Marina under new ownership

  • Jun 25, 2008 at 6:42PM

"Beer, bait and tackle planned. "

Kiwanis Club adds spark to 4th holiday

  • Jun 25, 2008 at 6:42PM

"The South Whidbey Kiwanis Club is back in business for another year of putting the spark in the 4th of July. Club members assembled their fireworks booth at Ken's Korner Thursday and volunteers are now selling sparklers, smoke bombs, Whistling Pete's, Roman candles, numerous configurations of rockets, and exploding tanks and chickens -- among many other fiery and noisy choices with which to celebrate Independence Day. "

Search starts for EDC director

  • Jun 25, 2008 at 6:42PM

The search is officially on for a new executive director of the Island District Economic Development Council.

McDonald's Bayview inquiries end

  • Jun 25, 2008 at 6:42PM

McDonald's doesn't appear to be making much progress in bringing Big Macs to South Whidbey.

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