Rotary Club of South Whidbey sells berries galore

The Rotary Club of South Whidbey is holding its 29th annual berry sale fundraiser. Strawberries, raspberries or blueberries are available, fresh and individually quick frozen. Order forms are available at the Freeland Chamber. For more information, email

  • Jun 28, 2013

Langley gears up for Choochokam

Choochokam, Langley’s annual Festival of the Arts, follows on the heels of Independence Day celebrations this year. It will be held Saturday and Sunday, July 6 and July 7.

  • Jun 28, 2013

Business booths available at Explore Whidbey expo

Explore Whidbey is now open for registration. Formerly the Island County Biz Expo, the name change reflects the broader scope of the show.

  • Jun 14, 2013

Freeman joins Langley Chamber staff

Betty Freeman, whose experience includes that of a writer and reporter on South Whidbey, has joined the staff of the Langley Chamber of Commerce.

  • Jun 14, 2013

Newly-certified instructor offers STOTT Pilates at Island Athletic Club

Island Athletic Club’s group fitness director, Chizue Rudd, recently earned certification as an instructor of STOTT Pilates, adding to the many ways she helps people achieve their health and fitness goals. In addition to being a certified personal trainer and Zumba instructor, Chizue has more than 30 years of experience teaching group exercise in the U.S. and Japan. To obtain certification as an instructor, she completed more than 300 hours of training and apprenticeship.

  • Jun 14, 2013

Newbauer presents plan for former Mike’s Place building

When Mona Newbauer dreams, she dreams big. Before a crowd of 60 people Monday night, Newbauer, owner of Sweet Mona’s Chocolates, described her effort to buy and renovate the two-story, 5,025 square foot building on the corner of First and Anthes in Langley.

  • Jun 14, 2013

Tilth Market features fishing resorts

Bill Haroldson will present illustrated talks about early fishing resorts on Whidbey Island on Father’s Day, June 16, at the South Whidbey Tilth Farmers Market.

  • Jun 11, 2013

Dream pursued for Mike’s Place in Langley

Mona Newbauer, owner of Sweet Mona’s chocolate store on Second Street, has her eye on the vacant Mike’s Place building which holds a prominent spot in Langley at the corner of First and Anthes, across the street from the Dog House Tavern.

  • Jun 8, 2013

Sign up, tee off with Freeland chamber

The 15th Annual Golf Classic & Auction, sponsored by the Freeland Chamber of Commerce, will be held Sunday, Aug. 25, at Useless Bay Golf and Country Club.

  • Jun 7, 2013

Volunteer at the Clinton visitor kiosk

Volunteers staff the visitor kiosk at Ken’s Corner Fridays through Sunday, continuing through September. Volunteers receive training and have fun participating in the educational trips throughout the island. For more information email Katy at

  • Jun 7, 2013

Skagit bridge impact aid possible

The Island County Economic Development Council is partnering with the Economic Development Association of Skagit County (EDASC) to support businesses impacted by the Skagit River bridge collapse.

  • Jun 7, 2013

Bayview winery blooms with music Sunday

Blooms Winery Taste for Wine & Art presents music from 3 to 5 p.m. Sunday, June 2, at its location at Bayview Corner

  • May 31, 2013

South Whidbey Record hires new reporter

Celeste Erickson joined The South Whidbey Record editorial staff this week, replacing Michaela Marx Wheatley as a part-time reporter/photographer/page designer.

  • May 31, 2013

Whidbey holistic health fair to teach healthy living

The Whidbey Island Holistic Health Association offers a free holistic health fair featuring Reiki from 10 a.m. to 2 p.m. Saturday, June 8 in the Sears Building at Bayview.

  • May 31, 2013

Langley readies Friday outdoor market

Langley’s Friday afternoon Second Street Market opens June 7 and continues weekly through September.

  • May 31, 2013

Galleries open Saturday night in Langley

Langley art galleries stay open until 7 p.m. to preview their new shows the first Saturday of each month.

  • May 31, 2013

Shop to violin music at Tilth Farmers Market in Bayview

Violin virtuoso Alex Bonesteel performs live from 11 a.m. to 2 p.m. at the South Whidbey Tilth Farmers Market on Sunday, May 26. He plays a wide range of lively Celtic to classical music.

  • May 21, 2013

‘Tears and Cheers’ in Langley

Personnel changes are happening at the Langley Main Street Association that will affect The South Whidbey Record.

  • May 19, 2013

Freeland garage sale needs items

Join the Greater Freeland Chamber of Commerce, Westside Whidbey Rotary, South Whidbey Rotary and the Readiness to Learn Foundation for a giant garage sale on the front lawn of China City from 9 a.m. to 3 p.m. Saturday, May 25.

  • May 17, 2013

Volunteer sought for Ken’s Korner visitor kiosk

Volunteers staff the visitor kiosk at Ken’s Corner Fridays through Sundays from May through September. Volunteers receive training and have fun participating in the educational trips throughout the island.

  • May 17, 2013