Langley

Photo by Kira Erickson/South Whidbey Record
Christopher Powell pours a glass of fresh hop cider. Misfit Island Cider Company, located near Langley, is hoping to open a tasting room this winter.

Inspired by drier British ciders, Whidbey deejay creates his own

After deejaying in London, one South Whidbey cider maker is branching out.

 

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Theatre brings Nutcracker to drive-in, living rooms

A popular wintertime performance will be offered virtually this year.

 

Georgia Gerber with her whale statue on display along First Street on Thursday, Aug. 13, 2020 in Langley, Wa. (Olivia Vanni / The Herald)

Whidbey’s Georgia Gerber creates iconic shapes in bronze

She turns abstract forms into some of the region’s most beloved public art, including the Pike Place Market pig.

 

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Langley Library Manager Vicky Welfare stands at the corner of the access ramp to the library entrance. Pending state budget approval, Sno-Isle Libraries is planning to improve building access inside and out.

Langley Library due for makeover, pending approval of state budget

Sno-Isle Libraries is tentatively moving forward with plans to remodel and update the Langley Library to improve its accessibility under the Americans with Disabilities Act… Continue reading

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Langley Library Manager Vicky Welfare stands at the corner of the access ramp to the library entrance. Pending state budget approval, Sno-Isle Libraries is planning to improve building access inside and out.
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Council discussion about smart meters sparks disagreements

One citizen was skeptical of Puget Sound Energy’s smart meters.

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Photo by Kira Erickson/South Whidbey Record
Sarah Santosa and her two-year-old daughter, Gwendolyn, play with a miniature chocolate fondue pot that is part of the miniature storefront for Sweet Mona’s Chocolates in Langley. The little chocolate shop is the third model in a series built by Santosa for Langley businesses.

Going big time with her miniature skills

A Langley woman will showcase her miniature achitecture skills on a Christmas-themed TV show.

Photo by Kira Erickson/South Whidbey Record
Sarah Santosa and her two-year-old daughter, Gwendolyn, play with a miniature chocolate fondue pot that is part of the miniature storefront for Sweet Mona’s Chocolates in Langley. The little chocolate shop is the third model in a series built by Santosa for Langley businesses.
Langley Airplane Crash

Two killed in airplane crash at Langley airport

Both the pilot and co-pilot died at the scene on Nov. 11.

Langley Airplane Crash
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Growler squadron, Whidbey business owner partner to light up hangar

The “Gauntlets” of VAQ-136 hung a large sign to mark the Growler squadron’s 50th anniversary.

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Arcade owner is not ready to say game over

A friend of the Machine Shop in Langley is asking for help to keep its doors open.

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Langley approves utility rate increases

Water and stormwater rates will increase by 6 percent, and sewer will go up by 8 percent.

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Two Whidbey residents receive Episcopal awards

Two Whidbey residents recently received awards from the Episcopal Diocese of Olympia, recognizing their services to their parishes. Molly Felder-Grimm, a parish administrator at St.… Continue reading

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Cleaning up: Island thrift stores packed with donated treasures

Whidbey’s thrift stores have seen an influx of donations during the pandemic.

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Mobile Turkey Unit accepting volunteers, meal sign-ups

The group is gearing up to make 700 meals and is looking for volunteers.

Gerber and Hudson are again partnering with the Whidbey Community Foundation to donate sales of the little collectable to Whidbey nonprofits. Photo provided.

Sculpture sales will benefit nonprofits

Sculpture aficionados will have the chance to get their hands on their own miniature casts handmade by artist Georgia Gerber and her husband, Randy Hudson.… Continue reading

Gerber and Hudson are again partnering with the Whidbey Community Foundation to donate sales of the little collectable to Whidbey nonprofits. Photo provided.

Blood drive next week in Langley

South Whidbey residents will have a chance to give blood at a pop-up donation site next week. Bloodworks Northwest will be hosting a blood drive… Continue reading

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