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Some STEM pursuits are harmful

  • May 19, 2015 at 5:00PM

At the risk of being incorrect, it is perhaps worthwhile to remember that by far the single most significant contribution of STEM (science, technology, engineer and math) has been nuclear technology


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Write elected officials about GMOs

  • May 20, 2015 at 4:00AM

It’s time again to start writing our members of Congress about GMO labeling laws. There’s a bill before Congress, HR1599, and if it passes, states will lose the right to pass GMO labeling laws. This bill would keep people in the dark about GMOs, thus ensuring a growing number of GMO products in our country.

High school show is excellent

  • May 19, 2015 at 2:00PM

Let me be blunt. “The Drowsy Chaperone,” the Vashon High School spring musical, is, how shall I put it? Hilariously written and acted.

Opera was fabulous, see the musical

  • May 19, 2015 at 1:00PM

This is a blatant shout-out to our amazingly talented island. Just had to write after this last weekend. Two major productions deserve special recognition. Both are light subjects with seriously competent execution.

Take time to notice redwood in town

  • May 19, 2015 at 11:50AM

I would like to call the attention of your readers to a very large coast redwood tree, Sequoia sempervirens, in the middle of downtown Vashon, on the east side of the street just to the south Treasure Island, the antique store.

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