Rite Aid’s purchase of Freeland drug store finalized

  • Jan 28, 2015 at 2:00AM

The national drug store chain has been in the process of purchasing the longtime and locally owned South Whidbey pharmacy for months, and the acquisition wrapped up this month when operations formally changed hands. Wasting no time, the old Linds sign came down that very afternoon and a new Rite Aid sign went up.


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Oak Harbor's Hot Rock Pizza draws fire for name, logo

  • Jan 28, 2015 at 3:00AM

Owners of The Rock Wood Fire Kitchen is demanding that Hot Rock Pizza in Oak Harbor stop using its name and logo.

Bridal show returns to Whidbey

  • Jan 28, 2015 at 2:00AM

A bridal show is returning to the Oak Harbor Best Western Plus Harbor Plaza and Conference Center Feb. 21.

Oak Harbor's Chris’ Bakery aims for comeback

  • Jan 21, 2015 at 4:00AM updated Jan 23, 2015 at 9:12AM

The beloved institution Chris’ Bakery is planning a return to Oak Harbor.

Windermere broker gives first check to Whidbey Animals' Improvement Foundation

  • Jan 21, 2015 at 3:00AM

Windermere’s newest broker, Anita Johnston, donated her first commission check to the Whidbey Animals Improvement Foundation.


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