Sea Mar Community Health Center is holding a food and pantry drive to benefit SPIN Cafe.
Organizers of the Aug. 9 Oak Harbor Pigfest are bracing for another large turnout after attendance ballooned last year when the event moved to a new, more visible location.
Here’s what was happening in the news this week 100, 75, 50 and 25 years ago.
It is the time of year—actually a little early, thanks to our warm weather—when roadsides and pastures glow with golden flowers on long stalks. Before admiring, however, take a good look to be sure the flower is not tansy ragwort, a poisonous invasive plant that affects horses, cows, pigs, goats, deer and, yes, humans.
Veterans and their families are invited to attend a Veterans Stand Down event planned for 10 a.m. to 3 p.m. Saturday at the American Legion Post No. 141, on South Whidbey, off State Highway 525 and Bayview.
Stayin’ Alive, a team from the North Puget Sound Dragon Boat Club, completed five races in recreational division at the 12th annual Seattle Dragon Boat Festival and took home the gold medal in the Cancer Survivor’s Cup.
The Opportunity Council is working to ensure all students start the new school year well-prepared, regardless of family income.
A teacher at Olympic View Elementary was chosen to travel to the Library of Congress in Washington, D.C., this month.
This article was originally published in the official blog of the 13th Coast Guard District: Coast Guard Pacific Northwest. Coast Guard Chief Warrant Anthony Slowik, currently stationed at Port Security Unit 313 at Naval Station Everett, was selected as the 2014 Coast Guard Reserve Chief Warrant Officer of the Year.
Lawrence and Edsella Debler of Oak Harbor celebrated their 70th wedding anniversary July 7 with family and friends, including a grandson from Alaska who surprised them.
A former Whidbey Island resident will take part in the Miss Earth United States pageant this weekend in Los Angeles.
Here's what's happening at Whidbey Island churches.
Greenbank Farm will transcend time during the island’s first Renaissance festival on Saturday, July 25.
The fields of purple are abuzz with more than bees as farmers and artisans prepare for the 12th annual Lavender Wind Festival this weekend.
Here's what's happening at Whidbey Island churches and places of worship.
Here's what was happening in the news this week 100, 75, 50 and 25 years ago.
Several Whidbey graduates were named to the Dean’s List at the University of Washington for the winter 2015 quarter.
The Greenbank Farm community is still reeling from the 2-1 vote by the Port of Coupeville last week to terminate negotiations with the Greenbank Farm Management Group.
As the walls went up, so did Melissa Brown’s spirits. She wore a perpetual smile and seemed almost in a daze as she watched the framework of a dream start coming together Saturday.
The Association of Naval Aviation Whidbey Island Squadron 40, will meet for a no-host lunch at the NAS Whidbey Island O'Club Tuesday, March 13 from 11 a.m. to 1 p.m.