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Americans should welcome all

  • Jul 21, 2015 at 4:10PM

I hear middle-aged whites shouting “I want my country back” and “Follow the Constitoootion!” at Tea Party rallies. Why are they saying this? I want to ask them: “Who took your country, and which constitution?”


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Port candidate Felleman is a true environmentalist

  • Jul 21, 2015 at 4:07PM

My husband and I sat down for coffee with Fred Felleman, a fellow boater and candidate for the Commission of the Port of Seattle. It was the day after the first Shellno! flotilla.

A summer on Vashon brings many lessons

  • Jul 21, 2015 at 4:06PM

My name is Paige Lazar, and I am a currently a civil engineering student at the University of Dayton, Ohio. I spent this summer interning at Burn Design Lab, a nonprofit company located on the island. Thank you, Vashon, for giving me a summer to remember. You will always hold a special place in my heart.

Violation doesn’t discount years of service to Vashon

  • Jul 21, 2015 at 4:04PM

I wanted to speak a few words on behalf of Jeffrey Zheutlin, who has had the unfortunate experience of having intimate details of his personal life paraded through the newspaper (“Former VYFS therapist penalized for misconduct,” July 8). First of all, this is obviously a difficult and hurtful situation for his entire family, and I wish all sides privacy and healing in dealing with the consequences of his actions.

Schools should involve the public in bond discussion

  • Jul 21, 2015 at 4:03PM

The Vashon School District is working on a plan to replace and add buildings around the new high school called Phase II for another capital bond measure.

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