Monthly Archives: December 2013

Holiday spirit as we practice it on Whidbey Island

Like everywhere else in the country, the village of Langley gets itself all decked out for the holidays. There are sales, decorations, theater and musical performances, and a good and festive feeling in the air. Adding to this good feeling is Langley's LACK of certain features of the American holiday season: pushy crowds, surly store clerks,...
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You’ll notice the difference!

Winter on Whidbey Island isn't like winter in Seattle, thirty miles away. For one thing, it's not as rainy. Langley, our picturesque town on a seaside bluff on Whidbey's southeast end, enjoys a December average of .81 of an inch less than the big city. Admittedly, you might not notice the difference. It's still rainy. As in...
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