Realities of policing Vashon, a place with “a state of mind”

King County Sheriff’s Deputy Seth Moore recently brought a Beachcomber reporter along while on duty, a day that included monitoring… Continue reading

Ferry chief outlines challenges

With increased summer travel in the state underway, the head of Washington State Ferries recently spoke about the triangle route… Continue reading

County’s town hall meeting covered issues ranging from crime to community needs

King County officials hosted a town hall meeting on Vashon last Thursday, where they spoke about issues ranging from roads… Continue reading

Downtown self-storage business is sold to Everett-based firm

The activity in Vashon’s commercial sector continued last month with the sale of Island Security Self Storage. Islander George Hill,… Continue reading

Transforming Age announces leadership change at care center

Vashon Community Care, now managed by Transforming Age, announced a change in facility leadership last week. Jose Brita, the administrator… Continue reading

Neighborcare clinic loses another provider

Katie Konrad, a nurse practitioner at Neighborcare Health, has resigned. Her last day will be in July, according to Mary… Continue reading

DOVE Project to relocate to new office in town this month

The DOVE Project, the island’s domestic violence agency, is moving into a new home in town this month. For the… Continue reading

It’s time to stop and smell the roses at Vashon’s annual garden tour

Vashon Center for the Arts will present its 28th Annual Garden Tour on Saturday and Sunday, June 23 and 24, Continue reading...

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Sheepdog trials and fans undeterred by rain

The ninth annual Vashon Sheepdog Classic met under sometimes stormy skies and hard rain last weekend, but that did not Continue reading...

Aspidistra gallery, shop to open June 30

History, art and literature of the ages will soon flourish in Vashon Village with the grand opening of Aspidistra, the Continue reading...

Take a book and leave a book at new PTSA book boxes

To encourage reading this summer and throughout the school year, the Vashon Island Community PTSA recently placed four free book Continue reading...

Arts

David Erue sculpture goes up for auction

Gather Vashon, a new gallery featuring the work of island artists, has announced that it will auction off “Seahorse,” a… Continue reading

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What’s Happening June 13 – 20

POETRY READING AT VALISE There will be a poetry reading by islander Susan Lynch at 7 p.m. Friday, June 15.… Continue reading

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Top Komen Race for the Cure fundraisers Heidi May, left, and Laura Mendoza. Mendoza was the No. 1 overall fundraiser for 2017 and May was the No. 1 survivor fundraiser. Photo by Scott Eklund/Red Box Pictures

‘Pink Sisterhood’ unites to Race for the Cure

Walk, run, volunteer or donate to create life-saving change in the fight against breast cancer

 

Connect2Classes Tested: 7 Steps to Better Photography

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

 

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

 

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