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“Charley’s Aunt” offers up comedic delight at Whidbey Playhouse

— Created June 1, 2022 by Kathy Reed

By Kathy Reed Jack loves Kitty. Charley loves Amy. They long to propose to the women they love, but alas, there is no one who can properly chaperone the young […]

Coupeville’s annual Memorial Day parade marches on

— Created May 25, 2022 by Kathy Reed

By Kathy Reed After a two-year hiatus, Coupeville is pleased to bring its annual Memorial Day parade back to Whidbey Island. The parade is set for 11 a.m. Saturday, beginning […]

Docents needed to share insight into local history

— Created May 25, 2022 by Kathy Reed

By Kathy Reed Memorial Day weekend not only marks the unofficial start of summer, it marks the official opening of the tourism season for the Jacob and Sarah Ebey House […]

Memorial Day Service of Remembrance to be held Monday

— Created May 25, 2022 by Kathy Reed

By Kathy Reed The Oak Harbor Lions Club and Veterans of Foreign Wars Post 7392 will hold the fourth annual Memorial Day Service of Remembrance Monday at 10 a.m. at […]

Whidbey markets offer excellent local shopping options

— Created May 18, 2022 by Kathy Reed

By Kathy Reed ‘Tis the season – market season that is – and Whidbey Island is home to a number of farmers markets to make shopping local very simple, indeed. […]

SPiN Café fundraiser promotes supportive outreach

— Created May 18, 2022 by Melanie Hammons

By Melanie Hammons Most visits to a café of any sort revolve around enjoying a delicious beverage, quite often in the company of friends. At Oak Harbor’s SPiN (Serving People […]

Langley’s first tiny house fulfills big dream for THINC

— Created May 18, 2022 by Kathy Reed

By Kathy Reed It is a tiny house that represents a huge step forward for affordable workforce housing on Whidbey Island. THINC Whidbey (Tiny Houses in the Name of Christ) […]

Water festival honors native heritage and more

— Created May 11, 2022 by Kathy Reed

By Kathy Reed It may look a little different this year, but the Penn Cove Water Festival returns Saturday with a day of Native American music, dancing and storytelling starting […]

Waterfront Wednesdays coming to Coupeville

— Created May 11, 2022 by Kathy Reed

By Shannon Bly With the backdrop of Penn Cove and the historic Coupeville Wharf behind them, buskers are slated provide live entertainment for the next seven weeks, as part of […]

Concert for Ukraine to raise funds through beautiful music

— Created May 11, 2022 by Kathy Reed

By Kathy Reed Two Whidbey Island musicians are putting their musical gifts to work Saturday to raise money for refugees of the war in Ukraine. Tekla Cunningham and Sheila Weidendorf […]