Teen filmmaker to show his work at Vashon Earth Day Celebration

By PAUL ROWLEY Reporter Fourteen-year-old Orcas Islander Dylan D’Haeze has won a medley of awards for his documentary series about… Continue reading

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Developers look to county for help while renters face housing squeeze

As housing prices continue to climb in this region, renting a home on Vashon is growing increasingly challenging, with few… Continue reading

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Islanders raise questions, concerns, over proposed Maury cleanup plan

Officials with the state Department of Ecology presented their proposed cleanup plan for the Maury Island Natural Area to mixed… Continue reading

Park District seeks input about proposed dog park at BARC

The Vashon Park District is considering a proposal from the group Vashon Unleashed to create a dog park at the… Continue reading

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“Let’s Talk about Living and Dying” group to meet Saturday

The organizers of Vashon’s former Death Café gatherings have refocused their efforts into a new group that will meet this… Continue reading

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Vashon Wilderness Program will hold fundraiser at Camp Burton

The Vashon Wilderness Program will host “Mammal Mania,” its 2018 fundraiser extravaganza, at 5 p.m. Saturday April 21, at the… Continue reading

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Connect2Classes Tested: 7 Steps to Better Photography

Take the fear out of using those digital camera functions with Hudson’s Photo Workshops

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Queen of Katwe comes to Vashon

International chess champion Phiona Mutesi was on Vashon on Saturday, where she simultaneously played 21 players of all ages at Continue reading...

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Award-winning band Della Mae to play concert at VCA

Grammy nominated, Nashville-based string band Della Mae to play at Vashon Center for the Arts World touring, award winning band Continue reading...

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WSF to host open house for long-range plan

Washington State Ferries officials will be on Vashon next Tuesday for an open house regarding its long-range plan, which extends Continue reading...

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Speaker series will support needed Havurat repairs

Vashon’s Havurah is launching a lecture series to raise funds for some necessary building repairs. The first speaker will be Continue reading...

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News

News Briefs for April 11, 2018

Paving underway at Fauntleroy dock Washington State Ferries (WSF) is conducting maintenance at the Fauntleroy Ferry Terminal by re-paving the… Continue reading

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King County Council passes renter protections bill

The legislation is intended to prevent landlords from discriminating based on the source of a prospective tenant’s income.

 

Arts

Chorale to peform ‘Legacy — Imprinting a Past for a Future.’

The Vashon Island Chorale, under the director of conductor Gary Cannon, will present “Legacy — Imprinting a Past for the… Continue reading

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Drama Dock brings short plays to life

All in the Timing brings original wit, thoughtful satire to the stage Drama Dock will bring a collection of six… Continue reading

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Sports

Vashon Island Rowing Club brings home gold medals

Vashon Island Rowing Club battled either windy or soggy conditions to medal in multiple events at last weekend’s Covered Bridge… Continue reading

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Boys’ Soccer dominates Sultan High over break

The Vashon High School boys’ soccer team played one game this past week against Sultan High School. Last season, the… Continue reading

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Marketplace

Connect2Classes Tested: 7 Steps to Better Photography

Take the fear out of using those digital camera functions with Hudson’s Photo Workshops

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In addition to being a key employer, Boeing also works to protect the environment, educate students, support veterans and military families, and more.

Boeing releases Community and Economic Benefits Report

Company’s wide-ranging influence includes employment, education, environment and charitable giving

 

Search Advertising Remains One of the Best Ways to Reach Customers

Every search can be considered a signal of intent, giving advertisers a massive opportunity.

 

Boeing’s six-week Fabrication internship has hosted about 120 high school interns over the last five years.

Fabrication internship emphasizes STEM education among Puget Sound high schoolers

‘One-of-a-kind opportunity’ lets students explore manufacturing and engineering techniques