Wire Service

Fran Clark

She made friends easily, many with whom she kept in touch for years.

 

Leonard Patrick Engrissei

He will be dearly missed by his acquaintances and friends.

 

Bill Tobin

Bill was never afraid to stand up for justice against a powerful adversary.

 

Gloria Jean Middling

She enjoyed spending her time surrounded by family and friends.

We should appreciate every family’s immigration

So many are out there still struggling to find a better home like your ancestors’ and mine.

Donations will be matched for Island Center Homes

Vashon HouseHold has a unique opportunity for islanders to support a new affordable housing project.

Not all slices are created equal

I will only purchase pizza from the two places that are run by locals who I know and love.

8 of 9 candidates say they will forgo pay, insurance

Some voters have expressed concern over how property taxes would be used to compensate commissioners

Vote ‘yes’ for island parks

A recent letter to the editor implied that all of the island’s parks were in the King County system.

Car show draws out cool rides

About 350 vehicles descended on Engels Repair & Towing last Sunday.

VoV shuffles the programming deck

Our programs will play out across the week in slots that create a different personality for each day

Questions linger over VCA director resignation

The arts center holds the public trust; that trust is as vitally important now as it has ever been.

Irish accordionist celebrates move to Vashon with show

Upcoming concert will mark beginning of John Whelan’s participation in island music scene.

What’s Happening Aug. 22 – 29

Concerts in the Park, classic flicks on the big screen, and lots of music to round out the summer.

John E. Friars

He had a long life and would be the first to tell you what a good one it was.

Anne Houston Kappelman

Anne demonstrated pluck throughout her life.

Heritage Association hires first director

Elsa Croonquist hopes to capture local stories and develop partnerships with Vashon’s nonprofits.

The march of violence

We are in a battle to make all people human in the eyes of each other again.

Scouts lend a hand

Cub Scout Pack 275 recently made sack lunches and care packages for those in need.

Hot new music acts have a summer show together

Micaiah Sawyer and the Americana duo Robin Alice will play a concert this weekend.