Life

Aloha, Langley: Luau planned at Seawall Park

Dig out on your craziest Hawaiian shirt, figure out how to make a lei and don’t forget your uke this Saturday. Head on down to… Continue reading

Getting ex-cidered!

Cider Festival features food, fun and Muscle and Arm Farm

Church event to address racism, white privilege

‘Let Justice Roll Down’ set for Sept. 30

Bird in the Hand Festival slated for Sept. 22

Audubon’s preserved birds to be displayed at Bayview

Photo by Maria Matson / Whidbey News Group
                                <em>Whidbey Island resident Dick Evans will be signing and selling copies of his book, Fazkils, at the Clinton Community Hall.</em><em></em>

Hollywood actor, author reflects on his life, career in new book

Richard “Dick” Evans is an actor, writer and director with a long list of titles under his belt, and he can talk for hours about… Continue reading

Photo by Maria Matson / Whidbey News Group
                                <em>Whidbey Island resident Dick Evans will be signing and selling copies of his book, Fazkils, at the Clinton Community Hall.</em><em></em>

Fall festival returns to Greenbank Farm

Sept. 30 celebration of harvest and community

Free jammin’, campin’ sessions added to Djangofest

The Island County Fairgrounds Campground will be filled with music later this month. And the public is invited. The Fairgrounds Campground will be the host… Continue reading

Virtuosos joining forces at Djangofest

At 3 p.m. Sunday, Sept. 23, Grammy-winning classical guitarist Jason Vieaux will join forces with Grammy-winning violinist Evan Price at the 18th annual DjangoFest Northwest… Continue reading

  • Sep 14, 2018

Raptors ready to roost at annual festival

Get up close with nature’s hunting aviators Saturday

War hero celebrates 100th birthday this month

Movie scenes of World War II combat are real experiences and vivid memories for Whidbey Islander Web Halvorsen, who is celebrating his 100th birthday on… Continue reading

Celebrating an artistic legacy

Whidbey Allied Artists will feature late colleague’s work

Mother-daughter duo bringing corners of the world to Whidbey

Fiona and Francesca Coenen-Winer sell pieces from near and far

Growing after all these years

Bayview Farm and Garden celebrates anniversary

Four decades promoting “Village by the Sea”

Chamber balances business and visitors’ needs since 1976

  • Sep 2, 2018

Woodpalooza showcases woodworkers

Woodworking may seem like a hobby for those in their golden years, but the Whidbey Island Woodworkers Guild’s Woodpalooza will show visitors that a younger… Continue reading

Photo by Jim Christensen
                                The rented canoe is hauled ashore at a stopping point.

Langley man takes canoe trip of a lifetime

Jim Christensen’s summer vacation means getting away to the remote woodlands of northern Minnesota, making his way into Ontario’s Quetico Park and back with only… Continue reading

Photo by Jim Christensen
                                The rented canoe is hauled ashore at a stopping point.

Peeking inside an artist’s world

Annual island tour opens studio doors

Freeland sculpture park open to public Aug. 25, 26

‘Liberating the image within’ sparks Hank Nelson’s creative vision

  • Aug 17, 2018

South Whidbey park performance set for Aug. 15

F Street Project featured band at free concert

  • Aug 14, 2018

Islanders help victims of volcanic eruption

Hurricanes, floods, wildfires, landslides. And now, two Whidbey Islanders add volcano recovery assistance to their experiences. Red Cross Disaster Cycle Services volunteers Ron Conlin of… Continue reading