Overnight fire claims two homes on the west side

An early morning fire on Tuesday claimed two waterfront homes on the island’s west side. There were no injuries. Continue reading...

New film fest aims to open hearts, minds

This Friday night, the big screen at Vashon Theatre will light up with the grand opening of a new animation… Continue reading

County restores shorelines to health

To protect the many species which depend on the vital health of Puget Sound, King County has several shoreline armoring… Continue reading

Kennedy sentenced for involvement in fatal 2017 crash

Professional skateboarder Cory Kennedy, 27, has been sentenced to 48 months in prison and 369 days of home monitoring after… Continue reading

Ceremony will open new athletic field Friday night

Months after work began to replace the Vashon High School athletic field and track, the project is slated to come… Continue reading

‘Stupid’ bikes to break rules, creative boundaries

Riding through town for another year Friday, cyclists will once again pilot their zaniest two- (or more) wheeled creations as… Continue reading

County targets stockpiles of asphalt millings

Weeks after the summer’s paving of the island’s main highway ended, King County has opened seven code enforcement cases regarding… Continue reading

Park district selects new commissioner

Last week, the Vashon Park District board selected islander Hans Van Dusen to be the new commissioner who will serve… Continue reading

Burton Community Church celebrates its 125th anniversary

The Burton Community Church is celebrating its 125th anniversary this year, and to mark the occasion, its congregation invites the Continue reading...

Time & Again: One woman’s story helps tell the island’s history

Katharine Golding is renowned for letting people know that there are 37 different ways to spell Katharine — with an Continue reading...

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Singer-songwriter Trevor Hall is coming to Vashon

Update: This show has sold out. International touring and recording artist Trevor Hall will play a show at 7:30 p.m. Continue reading...

First Friday art walk offers something for everyone

This first Friday will be full of creativity on display. Most galleries and art spots will be open from 6 Continue reading...

  • 2 weeks ago
News

Ferry meeting regarding draft long-range plan tonight

Washington State Ferries will host a meeting on Vashon this evening about its draft long-range plan. The meeting is scheduled… Continue reading

 

Ceremony will open new athletic field Friday night

Months after work began to replace the Vashon High School athletic field and track, the project is slated to come… Continue reading

 

Arts

What’s Happening Sept. 13 – 20

‘CATCH US WHILE YOU CAN’ CONTINUES Islanders came out in droves for the opening of “Festival 25: Catch Us While… Continue reading

  • 5 days ago

 

Singer-songwriter Trevor Hall is coming to Vashon

Update: This show has sold out. International touring and recording artist Trevor Hall will play a show at 7:30 p.m.… Continue reading

 

Sports

Football team shows promise against Coupeville

The Vashon Pirates played a tough, big-hearted game in Coupeville Friday night. The scrappy contest was 0-0 all the way Continue reading...

  • 6 days ago