Accusation of ‘unwelcome contact’ played role in VCA director exit

On Voice of Vashon, Kevin Hoffberg explained his abrupt resignation.

Orcas, salmon face myriad challenges

Three more southern residents have vanished and are presumed dead.

9 candidates file to run for hospital district

A candidate forum will be scheduled for the fall.

Ferry fares to rise twice

Increases are set to take effect this fall and again next spring.

Folk-pop luminary heads to arts center stage

Shawn Mullins has forged his own creative path in a notable career spanning decades.

A community-driven car show returns to Engels

“Push, pull or drag it — we don’t care if you’ve even washed it.”

VCA executive director abruptly resigns | Updated

Kevin Hoffberg submitted his resignation Wednesday night, effective immediately

What’s Happening Aug. 15 – 22

Portage Fill sweeps Ober, “The Goonies” take over Vashon Theatre, Arts Fest takes a bow, and more.

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Heritage Association hires first director

Elsa Croonquist hopes to capture local stories and develop partnerships with Vashon’s nonprofits.

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Islander steps down from longtime pet care business

Joanna Gardiner of Loving Care for Animals is leaving her business this summer after 23 years.

Scouts lend a hand

Cub Scout Pack 275 recently made sack lunches and care packages for those in need.

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Sports

Pride, perspective after world rowing competition

“I feel proud of everyone that competed … and for what we were able to throw down on the course.”

 

Marketplace
More than 100 Boeing employees joined 6,000 attendees from around the world at the 2018 Out & Equal Workplace Summit in Seattle, where Boeing was the event’s first-ever Host City Sponsor.

BoeingPride on full display at Out Equal Summit

Company plays host to more than 6,000 workplace advocates in Seattle, WA

 

Boeing reaches out to help military members and their families

Growing up on a military base can have its share of challenges Continue reading...

 

A $1-million grant from Boeing to The Nature Conservancy will help restore Northwest forests burned during wildfires and support tree planting in urban areas in Washington.
                                A $1-million grant from Boeing to The Nature Conservancy will help restore Northwest forests burned during wildfires and support tree planting in urban areas in Washington.

Boeing announces nearly $250 million in corporate giving

Includes $55 million in new grants to charitable partners and their programs in 2019 and beyond

 

First BOEING 777X flight test airplane comes together

Boeing’s longest passenger jet to fly in 2019