Letters to the Editor

LETTER TO THE EDITOR: Assault of Whidbey cyclist by motorist is cause for concernn for all

To the editor:Thanks to the Whidbey Record for the serious coverage of the assault by a motorist upon a cyclist (“Road Rage Lands Freeland Man… Continue reading

  • Jun 26, 2008

LETTER TO THE EDITOR: Whidbey drivers becoming increasingly rude

To the editor:What happened to the “waves”?They used to be there — friendly smiles and waves from strangers in cars giving me some room on… Continue reading

  • Jun 26, 2008

LETTER TO THE EDITOR: Republicans’ refusal to embrace alternative energies costing American people

To the editor:Gas is over $4 per gallon now. I’m sure that in a few months we will look back to today and say, “Remember… Continue reading

  • Jun 26, 2008

LETTER TO THE EDITOR: Phenomenal week for Whidbey junior musicians

To the editor:Congratulations to Gloria Ferry Brennan (11-year-old, home-schooled fifth-grader) for her outstanding performance as violin soloist this week with the Everett Youth Symphony Orchestra,… Continue reading

  • Jun 26, 2008

LETTER TO THE EDITOR: Box Lunch benefit was a great success

To the editor:The Readiness to Learn Foundation would like to give our appreciation to everyone who helped make this year’s Box Lunch fundraiser a great… Continue reading

  • Jun 26, 2008

LETTER TO THE EDITOR: IDIPIC stresses making safe choices

To the editor:I was pleased to see an article on the recent alcohol/drug prevention program at South Whidbey High School on the front page of… Continue reading

  • Jun 26, 2008

LETTER TO THE EDITOR: Your support helped my release

To the editor:I want to use this opportunity to thank the editor, publisher and staff of the South Whidbey Record for the publicity and pressure… Continue reading

  • Jun 26, 2008

LETTER TO THE EDITOR: Case against DUI driver was solid

To the editor:Like many in Island County, I was pleased that Randi Shelton pled guilty to taking the life of Karen Gervais Boone in a… Continue reading

  • Jun 26, 2008

LETTER TO THE EDITOR: Many supporters deserve our praise

To the editor:Now that our annual Youth in Arts Week is over I want to thank the many people who helped out.The staff at the… Continue reading

  • Jun 26, 2008

LETTER TO THE EDITOR: Trucking team deserves kudos

To the editor:I got away from the Hearts & Hammers dinner without thanking all the people that made the trucking team so successful this year.And… Continue reading

  • Jun 26, 2008

LETTER TO THE EDITOR: The rank-and-file have no voice

To the editor:Aren’t Democrats supposed to be Democratic? This is not the case with the Island County Democrats.In a headlong rush to endorse Democratic candidates… Continue reading

  • Jun 26, 2008

LETTER TO THE EDITOR: Prosecutor, staff deserve praise

To the editor:We want to thank the South Whidbey Record for your continuing coverage of the aftermath of the collision, which resulted in the tragic… Continue reading

  • Jun 26, 2008

LETTER TO THE EDITOR: Your community is deeply grateful

To the editor:What words would you choose if you had a chance to thank those who go above and beyond the call?I find I am… Continue reading

  • Jun 26, 2008

LETTER TO THE EDITOR: Project means economic growth

To the editor:The Langley Marina project is one that will provide a tremendous economic opportunity to Whidbey Island. Notice I said Whidbey Island - NOT… Continue reading

  • Jun 26, 2008

LETTER TO THE EDITOR: LMS students are an inspiration

To the editor:May I introduce you to a very wonderful group of Langley Middle school students - a few known as "Sea Biscuit Jockeys." These… Continue reading

  • Jun 26, 2008

LETTER TO THE EDITOR: Republicans are playing politics

To the editor:In response to May 10 News-Times article about the "controversy" over Sen. Mary Haugen’s Oak Harbor office, Jim Larsen could have done further… Continue reading

  • Jun 26, 2008

LETTER TO THE EDITOR: More hypocrisy from the GOP

To the editor:Sometimes I get a little peeved over the hypocrisy of the Republican establishment and the issue over Sen. Haugen opening an office in… Continue reading

  • Jun 26, 2008

LETTER TO THE EDITOR: Marina project means more jobs

To the editor:I suggest, rather than laugh or cry, Linda Perkins applaud the port commissioners for their past frugality and praise them for doing what… Continue reading

  • Jun 26, 2008

LETTER TO THE EDITOR: Deputy should face it: He lost

To the editor:Enough is enough. I can’t believe your headline “Jay Wallace breaks his silence.”We’ve heard a lot from former deputy Wallace. How does he… Continue reading

  • Jun 26, 2008

LETTER TO THE EDITOR: Thank you Hearts & Hammers crew was the tops

To the editor:We would like to express our thanks to Ginger White and her Hearts & Hammers team for all the work they did. They… Continue reading

  • Jun 26, 2008