Kate Dowling

Real estate agency sponsors Toy Drive

John L. Scott is accepting toys now through Dec. 20 at various dropoff locations.


Best of both worlds

Celebrating American and Canadian Thanksgiving.


Co-owner of Kathy’s Corner nursery dies at 81

“He was extremely humble, kind and strong, and worked until the day before he died.”


Land Trust debuts new all-access trail

The flat, easily-accessible trail connects to the island’s existing Shinglemill trail.

Local compost group to screen soil film

Zero Waste Vashon wants you to pay attention to what’s under your feet - the soil.

“A magical night of music”

Local musical acts played to a full house at the release for their collective album “Vashon Calling”

Adult lifeguards make a splash at the Vashon Pool

Their availability helps keep operations at the pool running, said Aquatics Manager Randy Turner.

Friends, colleagues honor teacher with “tremendous impact”

Cornelius Lopez, McMurray Middle School teacher, recently celebrated his 80th birthday.

Girls helping girls in education

Vashon High School girls help Kenyan students with education.

Island businesses shine light on domestic violence

“Together as a community, we’re able to make island life safe for all.”

Vashon mother-son duo to open new eatery Mica’s Kitchen

Michaella Olavarri knows a thing or two about baking. She knows how to cook cuisine from all over the world and boasts 30 years of… Continue reading