Life

WICA production celebrates an enchanted opening night

‘Enchanted April’ brings a fresh spring breeze to the South End

Excerpts for a world of good

There is a revival afoot with food and farmers.

Poetry slams embrace the wordsmiths in all of us

The famously atmospheric Green Mill Lounge on the northside of Chicago, Ill. is a jazz club that bears the distinction of having been a favorite haunt of the notorious 1920s gangster Al Capone.

Burn, burn, burn at the festival of words

When: 9 a.m. to 7 p.m. Saturday, April 26.

Spring fever or a just a bad case of pussyfoot

If there are two words that are certain to strike terror into the heart of a pack rat, they are “Spring Cleaning!”

  • Jun 26, 2008

Shouten stays home

With his fantasy-soaked still lifes that send the viewer to a place halfway between dreams and reality, painter Rob Schouten’s work creates a carnival for the spirit.

Best of the bohemian life returns to Bayview

Artists and entrepreneurs are putting the best of bohemia back into Bayview.

AAUW showcase puts students in the spotlight

Art students from up and down the island are experiencing the rush of a doing a show.

Elizabeth George kicks off from Langley

Whidbey Islanders are used to stars.

Devin Ossman is honored tonight with benefit concert

It’s good practice to honor and remember community members who have died.

A fun night will help island animals

The famous Pink Panther himself brings un peu de l’esprit de Paris to Whidbey Island for the sake of his fellow feline and canine friends.

Victory Schouten honored by poets with Faith Beamer Cooke Award

Washington Poets Association President Paul Nelson presented the 2008 Faith Beamer Cooke Award to Whidbey Island poet Victory Lee Schouten.

  • Jun 26, 2008

See, hear, smell, taste…be

The word “resonance” is defined as the quality a sound takes of being deep, full and reverberating. Figuratively speaking, it is the ability to evoke images, memories and emotions.

Some baroque music to remember a special friend

Almost 300 years ago one of the greatest composers of all time created some music that he hoped would keep him employed.

Whidbey Island Writers Association announces winners

The Whidbey Island Writers Association has announced the winners of its middle and high school writing contest for 2008.

  • Jun 26, 2008

Loganberry Festival seeks artists for annual event

Whidbey Island artists are invited to gain exposure this summer at the Greenbank Farm Loganberry Festival on Saturday and Sunday, July 26 and 27.

  • Jun 26, 2008

Heartfelt puppet play starts today at WCT

What’s a cow to do when he loses his moo?

Ceramic students show the fruits of their fire

Mud and minds over afterglow, equals glazed and confused.

Students entertain with song cycle show

Musical theater talent abounds at South Whidbey High School.

A sneeze of a good time

How does one stage a talk about sex between a father and son?