Across globe, islanders work with refugees

This is the second in a series of stories about Vashon connections to the refugee experience. This week highlights three… Continue reading

Change, challenges at Vashon Community Care

An interim executive director took the helm at Vashon Community Care early this month, a time of transition and some… Continue reading

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

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

County takes on scheduling Community Van rides

Pilot program renewed on island for two years.

Weary of air traffic noise, islanders seek a reprieve

Group continues to push for Port of Seattle to install noise monitors on Vashon.

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.

What’s Happening Aug. 22 – 29

Concerts in the Park, classic flicks on the big screen, and lots of music to round out the summer.

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Relish offers hearty helping of new classes

“It’s very empowering to cook for your family, your friends or yourself.”

Car show draws out cool rides

About 350 vehicles descended on Engels Repair & Towing last Sunday.

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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.

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.”

 

Opinion

Questions linger over VCA director resignation

The arts center holds the public trust; that trust is as vitally important now as it has ever been.

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VoV shuffles the programming deck

Our programs will play out across the week in slots that create a different personality for each day

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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