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Theft won’t hinder holiday spirit | Letters
Dec 11 2012, 3:11 PM
First we would like to thank the person who put a Christmas wreath on our fence at the beginning of our driveway on Cultus Bay Road and also placed one on our neighbor’s fence as they did last year.
What a wonderful gift in the spirit of the season. God bless you, whoever you are.
Second, to the person who stole our wreath and a day later stole our neighbor’s, shame on you! You’re what we call “island idiots.”
Oak Harbor Lions sell out of Christmas trees | Letters
Dec 11 2012, 3:12 PM
The Oak Harbor Lions Club would like to extend a huge thank you to the Whidbey Island community for the support given to our Christmas Tree Sales annual event.
Our fundraiser was a complete success and we are sold out of trees.
By buying your Christmas tree from the Lions, you have made it possible for those in the community to have a better quality of life through free health screenings, eye and ear exams, eyeglasses and hearing aids, the loan of medical equipment, scholarships and home access ramps.
Enjoy a safe and sober holiday season on Whidbey | Sound Off
Dec 11 2012, 3:45 PM
Bright-colored lights are twinkling around town and Bing Crosby is crooning on your car radio that he’s “dreaming of a white Christmas.” You stopped to pick up your child from a friend’s house on the way home from a late afternoon office party, and you both laugh out loud as you hit the punch line of a joke your boss told. It is beginning to get dark, but the weather is clear, the traffic slow and you’ll be pulling into your driveway in less than five minutes.
Parent needs help getting children to go to school | Oak Harbor Scanner
Dec 11 2012, 3:46 PM
The following items were selected from reports made to the Oak Harbor Police Department.
Nice job on shelter contract | Letters
Dec 11 2012, 3:47 PM
Oak Harbor’s new animal sheltering contract, due to go into effect in eight months, requires reporting per the Asilomar Accords and expects contractors to demonstrate how they will implement them. This is how Seattle Humane Society reports its Asilomar statistics on its website.
MARS operators practice by sending letters to Santa from Whidbey
Dec 11 2012, 3:50 PM
Some tried and true technology can help children get their Christmas wishes to Santa Claus. The Naval Air Station Whidbey Island MARS (Military Auxiliary Radio System) station is participating in the Pacific area Navy-Marine Corps Messages to Santa Project.
Fidalgo symphony celebrates holidays | Art and About
Dec 11 2012, 3:58 PM
Fidalgo Youth Symphony presents a FALL CONCERT of Christmas favorites at 1 p.m. Saturday, Dec. 15 in Mount Vernon.
Create an instant Christmas band | Art and About
Dec 11 2012, 3:58 PM
Create an INSTANT CHRISTMAS BAND to celebrate the season at 10:30 a.m. Saturday, Dec. 15 at Click Music, located at 1130 NE Seventh Ave., Oak Harbor.
Dancing into the holidays | Art and About
Dec 11 2012, 3:59 PM
The Ballet Slipper presents THE NUTCRACKER at 7 p.m. Saturday, Dec. 15 and at 2 p.m. and 7 p.m. Sunday, Dec. 16 at Oak Harbor High School.
Jolly gets audience laughing in his third Toastmasters victory
Dec 11 2012, 4:09 PM
James Jolly had his audience laughing from the first sentence. He was almost the funniest guy in the room.