Celeste Erickson

Project unites people, experiences in South Whidbey through bowls

A shared meal, a homecoming, an offering. These are just some of the many ways South Whidbey residents are telling their stories through bowls.

Whidbey birders, authors connect children with nature in new book

Freeland residents Joy and Craig Johnson have pecked out a new book for up and coming birders.

School closures, fender benders flourish from inches of snow

One to two inches of wet snow blanketed Whidbey Island early Friday and resulted in an island-wide shutdown of schools.

Genuine Picasso comes to Greenbank Farm gallery

A work by the world-renowned artist Pablo Picasso is now on display on Central Whidbey.

Robotics Anonymous | ‘No kit, no guidebook’

The underwater robotics competition just got a little tougher on South Whidbey.

Whidbey ballet presents enchanting performance

Experience a performance filled with holiday magic this weekend.

Clinton family adds a bit of sparkle to South Whidbey’s holiday season

The Christmas lights are up and running at Clinton resident Jerry Beck’s home for the holiday season.

Langley advent concert explores the ‘journey’

Langley United Methodist Chancel Choir presents its annual Advent Concert over two performances this weekend.

‘Peanuts’ comic comes to life in musical

Here comes good ol’ Charlie Brown to the stage. Experience life with Charlie Brown in song as he ponders the agony of spending lunch time alone, beginning book reports and, of course, working up the courage to meet that little red-headed girl.

Artists join together for holiday sales

Artists across the island are finding new ways to connect with holiday shoppers this season. Markets and stores in the community have kicked it into gear for the holiday season.

Artists adorn shops with all the trimmings for Langley event

Downtown Langley is all dressed up for the holidays.

South Whidbey son wonders ‘Does size matter?’ in new documentary

Does penis size matter? Clinton native Patrick Moote believes he has answered the long sought-after question in his new documentary film.

Turkey Time | Groups ready for Thanksgiving

South Whidbey will be wafting in the smells of good home cooking come Thanksgiving.

Transportation vote ends in tie for South Whidbey school board

A rare tie vote by the South Whidbey School Board last week has stalled a proposed housekeeping measure concerning student athlete transportation.

Port aims to finish work on Langley dock

Hoping to clear up confusion surrounding the most recent problem with the marina expansion project, Port of South Whidbey elected officials met with staff in a special meeting this week.

Island Consort prepares for ‘juicy’ concert

Island Consort is heading full force into its inaugural season with four shows and two smaller performances this year.

Langley sixth grader declares kale tastier than ice cream

Students in the sixth and seventh grades at Langley Middle School reveled in the flavor of some of their own grown food during the Taste of Whidbey event Thursday, Nov. 14.

From goat to cheese | Freeland resident finds a winning combination

In the world of cheese-making, Freeland resident Pam Cassidy has staked her claim.

Another week, another headache for the South Whidbey Harbor expansion project

More challenges with the marina expansion project are ahead for the Port of South Whidbey commissioners.

Students reach new notes with South Whidbey show choir

South Whidbey High School singers are belting out new tunes this year and a few dance moves to boot. Music in Motion is the school’s new show choir that features singing, dancing and solos for the 44 students involved, many of whom have never sung before. The group will be performing for their premiere at 7 p.m., Tuesday, Nov. 19, at the high school auditorium. Admission is free.