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The holidays are a time for connecting with friends and family. They’re also a time for browsing recipes for tasty treats, online shopping, and creating and sending Christmas cards. Research shows that our internet usage tends to be higher than normal during the holidays, especially during the weeks of Thanksgiving and Christmas.

Do your children follow Santa’s journey using Google’s Santa Tracker?…

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From fine wineries to craft breweries and distilleries, Whidbey Island boasts some of the best to quench your thirst in 2021!

Blooms Winery  Order online at www.blooms5511bistro.com. Thursday 3-7 p.m. Fri-Sat Noon-7:30 p.m. Sunday Noon-7 p.m. Offering Take Home curbside pick up or limited outdoor seating. Weekly menu changes ready by Wednesday. Order online: http://bloomswinery.com/Cadée Distillery www.cadeedistillery.com Creates award-winning American whiskey brands available online and at local eateries and grocers. …

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Thanksgiving is going to look very different this year. With the coronavirus pandemic ongoing, many people are choosing to stay closer to home, nixing their travel plans and opting for smaller gatherings in place of large turkey day blowouts.

Restaurants across Whidbey Island are handling the 2020 holiday season a little differently, too….

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If you’ve ever tried to answer an email or surf the web from your mobile device in public, chances are you connected to a WiFi hotspot. Not only is this connection highly convenient, you also didn’t have to use your smartphone’s data. Not surprisingly, public WiFi hotspots are becoming an essential part of public infrastructure—especially during the COVID-19 pandemic….

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It’s quite the conundrum. People move to rural areas to get away from big city life, even though metropolitan areas typically have more employment opportunities. So how can you work that big city job without having to leave the comfort of your cozy home? Telecommuting could be the answer.

Since the Pandemic closed many offices and businesses in the spring of 2020,…

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