The Langley Chamber of Commerce is welcoming two new members.
Puppet store wants to become a hometown favorite spot
LANGLEY — The owners of Act II Books and Puppets said that after more than two years in Langley, business is booming. But many locals still don’t know the store is in town.
A Langley woman has turned her lifelong passion for caring into a business venture.
Dr. Eileen Jackson has created Life By Design, which offers care management for the elderly and disabled. The business also provides training and consulting for independent care providers.
BAYVIEW — It’s all fun and games at the new daycare in Bayview.
The Oasis Children’s Center opened its doors recently and there is no shortage of parents looking for childcare.
Director Julia Lewis said many families called before the center was even open.
Dr. McCabe to retire after decades as a South End practitioner.
He’s the new kid on the block despite being on the job for more than 24 years.
Dr. Bill Wien is now working alongside Dr. Donald McCabe at Freeland Family Medical Center. Wien began seeing patients this week, and eventually will take over the practice when McCabe retires.
BAYVIEW — At the young age of 11 and 14, Terra and Rohanna Wildon are seasoned business women.
For four years, they’ve been manufacturing body and home care products and selling them at the Bayview Farmers Market or by home order through their label Sweet Sisters. Initially, it was to raise some money for their horses.
CLINTON — Eating and preparing food is a necessary part of life. But for one Clinton resident processed foods are not on the menu.
Raven Odion, owner of Raven’s Nest, an in-home cooking school where she teaches people about a variety of healthy foods and methods to prepare them.
Lynn Tippery could have died two times over without knowing what killed her.
In the fall of 1992, Tippery, a South Whidbey Soroptimist member, had two heart attacks. She went into cardiac arrest twice and her heart stopped beating.
Two South End women fulfilled their dream to be their “own boss” and in the process they brought fine wine and cheeses to Langley.
Laurel Davis and Linda Shafer have opened 2nd Street Wine Shop and tasting room. It’s the newest business to hit Langley. The shop moved into the former home of Joe’s Island Music on Second Street.
With the pressure of New Year’s resolutions, many people who kicked off fitness regimes at the start of the year end up sabotaging their plans only weeks later.
But Curves for Women in Bayview offers a proven 30-minute workout routine and a new class to keep exercisers on track this year.
CLINTON — There is a new company in the South End that is looking for people and businesses who want to make a bigger splash on the Web.
With more than 150 million Web sites already in existence, it’s easy to see why. Richard Consulting, a Clinton Web site design and online presence business, aims to help its customers be seen past all the flotsam.