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A rainbow-hued musical mix set to shimmer at showcase

“We need more diversity among our performing musicians, and we need to hear their voices, too.”

Best of Conscious Cartoon fest arrives

The animation festival is the first of its kind solely focused on works addressing social issues

Cruise through Vashon for art, music and stupid bikes

A gallery cruise kicks off Friday evening at art spots all over the island.

Grandeur, tragedy of ‘La Traviata’ come to Vashon

Vashon Opera will launch its 11th season with its production of a work by Giuseppe Verdi

For islanders who shouldn’t drive, help is a phone call away

Mike Dumovitch offers a community-driven ride service.

‘Chinatown’ is film pick for Voice of Vashon benefit

A leading critic will discuss the film with audience members

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

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

Book appreciation: “Jake & Emma’s Island Getaway”

The story was written for children but is sure to touch the hearts of readers of all ages.

VCA executive director abruptly resigns | Updated

Kevin Hoffberg submitted his resignation Wednesday night, effective immediately

A community-driven car show returns to Engels

“Push, pull or drag it — we don’t care if you’ve even washed it.”

A bright light of Broadway gifts Vashon with her voice

Christine Andreas brings “Love is Good” to the Katherine L. White Hall.

Sing along for a good cause at Village Green

Sing along for a good cause at Village Green

Island singer-songwriter launches new album

Sarah Christine takes ‘Time to Shine’ onstage

Festival maestro keeps an island tradition in tune

Jim Marsh’s job is to make sure that Vashon’s biggest event of the year runs like a top.

Tacoma police kill Vashon man in confrontation at detention center

Willem Van Spronsen told friends, family he intended for police to kill him.

A new poet laureate brings passion to her post

Susan Lynch accepted the mantle as laureate on June 27 at a ceremony at Vashon Winery.

Art appreciation: Ray Pfortner shares 25 years of memories

The exhibit is a nod to the fact that Pfortner has now resided on the island for 25 years.

Acclaimed dancers find a space to create on Vashon

Seattle Dance Collective will perform its debut program at Vashon Center for the Arts.

Music festival will bloom on Maury Island

The lineup, presented by Tip the Scales, will include award-winning musician Stephanie Anne Johnson.

Hip-hop hero Onry Ozzborn comes to Vashon

Rapper and producer Michael Martinez is revered in the Seattle scene and beyond.