Fun and family are the foundations of brothers’ coaching legacy

Anders and Per Lars Blomgren built a wrestling dynasty on Vashon tracing back to their childhoods.

Above and beyond, islanders share stories from the storm

We asked islanders to send stories about acts of kindness that defined the aftermath of the storm.

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Property taxes see small increase on Vashon

Islanders’ tax bill, on average, will increase by approximately $99 over last year.

New director settles in at Voice of Vashon

Lisa Breen became the executive director of Voice of Vashon on Jan. 1.

Lack of political diversity on island creates echo chamber

Many believe Vashon houses one political community that shares the same opinions and perspectives.

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Record snowfall delights, frustrates islanders

The weather brought power outages, transportation challenges and school cancellations.

Gender-bending ‘Odd Couple’ opens Friday at arts center

The leads are female in this version, staged by Drama Dock.

VIPP volunteers rescue dog after long effort

Henry, the runaway rescue dog that has captured the hearts of islanders, is safe and recovering.

School district seeks to honor former teacher, coach

A proposal to name the high school softball field after coach Rochelle Munger is widely supported.

Island’s LGBTQ past is focus of story circle, upcoming exhibit

“We’re everywhere, we’re in every profession, and contribute to your island’s vibrant life.”

Lawmakers propose new watercraft restrictions to save southern resident orcas

Whale watchers and environmentalists are working out measures to reduce the impacts of vessels.

Opinion

In honor of Henry, support VIPP’s work

Last weekend, big news broke on the island: Henry, the small dog missing for nearly three months, was captured and… Continue reading

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Emergency preparedness starts with island’s neighborly ways

We need that “Neighbors Helping Neighbors” movement on the island to grow even more.

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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