Dock at risk amidst a lease dilemma

While the Tramp Harbor dock can be quiet this time of year, during other seasons it is a popular place for fishing, crabbing and even nighttime squid fishing. - Ray Pfortner Photo
  • Feb 25, 2015 at 6:00AM

Vashon’s only public fishing pier may soon close, as the Vashon Park District considers a new report that the aging dock is unsafe and vets a state demand to replace it with a more environmentally friendly structure.


Sale means the loss of a special place on Vashon

  • Feb 25, 2015 at 5:00AM updated at 5:03PM

I’m not a quilter. I don’t know the owners of Island Quilter. But I love color and light. And who doesn’t? Especially during the gray days of fall and winter. How wonderful it is to drive or walk by the large, wide-eyed windows in town to take in the many colors and designs and all the light!

Forgotten Hawaiians remembered in Kanaka celebration

  • Feb 25, 2015 at 1:00PM updated at 3:44PM

The rich but nearly forgotten legacy of Hawaiians who once settled in the Pacific Northwest will be remembered in a celebration of the Kanaka at 4 p.m. Sunday at the Open Space for Arts & Community.

Around Town

  • Feb 25, 2015 at 1:53PM

The Vashon band Bill Brown & The Kingbees has been playing gigs in the Northwest since 1986 and will bring its energetic and entertaining show to the Red Bike at 8:30 p.m. Friday.

Flamenco dance and music come to the Grange

  • Feb 25, 2015 at 1:49PM

Seattle-based Flamenco dancer Savannah Fuentes will bring her latest show “La Primavera, Flamenco en Vivo” to the Vashon Grange Hall at 8 p.m. Sunday.

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