Wire Service

New restaurant to open Monday

Patty’s Place will be a breakfast and lunch destination with a global menu of offerings.

 

What’s Happening May 23 – May 30

A punk rock flea market, an open call audition, a dancing double bill, and more.

 

Plan to attend meeting with WSF officials

This meeting will include a panel presentation and time for community comment.

 

A Flamenco artist returns to Vashon with new show

Presentation will feature singer/percussionist Jose Moreno and guitarist Pedro Cortes.

Facing the rise of anti-semitism

Remember and honor those whose lives have been lost or disrupted because of hatred

Legislators in Olympia made progress for the state

“This body of legislators reflects more accurately the people we serve than ever before.”

Heritage Museum honors lifelong islander

Eugene ‘Gene” Sherman was born in 1919 and raised on Vashon Island.

Baseball finishes season strong

An exciting season was played with heart, said coach Marc McCann.

Vashon Island Rowing Club juniors compete at Regionals

Several VIRC boats finished well enough in their heats to qualify for the finals.

Track sends three girls to State competition

Will compete in respective events on Friday and Saturday.

Burton Beach Rowing Club qualifies two boats for Nationals

Fifteen of young club’s athletes came home with medals from NW Regional championships

Golf coach bestows end-of-season awards

Awards included academic, tournament and player’s choice.

Soccer team heads to State semi-finals

A win will put the Pirates into the finals at Sumner’s Sunset-Chevrolet stadium Saturday.

Luminous portraits tell a story of hardship and hope

Artist Pam Ingalls turns her eye to refugees, immigrants and asylum seekers.

John Warren “Jack” Day

Jack lived his last months on Vashon with daughter Sarah Day and “favorite” son-in-law Tim Morrison.

Maurice “Bud” Gersh

Bud was born and raised in Los Angeles where he learned to ride horses and raced a chop top.

Patricia Ann Woodley

She was known to set out on impromptu road trips with little more than a toothbrush and a map.

Kenneth Ray Bostain

He spoke about old friends and shared many stories about the island.

Tom Lorentzen

Tom graduated from Vashon High School in 1946 and from Washington State University in 1951.

Kathleen McMann

Kathleen McMann (Kathie), Age 75, of Cottage Grove, Minnesota, passed away peacefully after a 16-year battle with COPD on May 6, 2019. She was preceded… Continue reading