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- May 7, 2014 at 4:32PM
Vashon’s rowing club was invited to three races at the Windermere Cup regatta at the University of Washington last weekend.
- May 7, 2014 at 4:29PM
The Vashon High School boys soccer team played three games off-island last week, and the intensity was agonizing as each game was a come-from-behind battle that either resulted in a win or a tie
- May 7, 2014 at 4:27PM
The Vashon Pin City Wrestling Club took the Tacoma Dome by storm this weekend at the Freestyle and Greco Roman State Championships
- May 7, 2014 at 4:15PM
A wide range of talented artists, musicians and entertainers are slated to perform during the annual “Mother of all Shows” at 8 p.m. Saturday at the Red Bike
- May 7, 2014 at 4:09PM
Island author John van Amerongen caught a big fish when he landed the story for his new book, “Catching a Deckload of Dreams,” which van Amerongen will discuss and read from at 6 p.m. Friday at the Vashon Bookshop.
- May 7, 2014 at 4:05PM
Every fall for the past 18 years, Christine Juarez, director of the VAA Center for Dance, has thought about spring. That’s because she has the challenging task of choosing and adapting a classical ballet to showcase her graduating dancers in the annual spring ballet.
- May 7, 2014 at 3:58PM
The Vashon Opera turned five last fall, and according to its founder and artistic director Jennifer Krikawa, it’s full steam ahead for the thriving nonprofit.
- May 7, 2014 at 3:48PM
Music and dance are on deck on Vashon throughout the month
- May 7, 2014 at 3:36PM
Will has it right about all the interesting old pickups on the island.
- May 7, 2014 at 3:35PM
I enjoyed Will North’s column about trucks (“Old pickup trucks: at home on Vashon,” April 30).
- May 7, 2014 at 3:33PM
I read the article by Natalie Martin titled “Quartermaster Harbor gets a boat pumpout” (April 7). I applaud the installation of a pump for watercraft sewage. This is long overdue. I also strongly support repair of failed septic systems that may contact the Harbor.
- May 7, 2014 at 3:32PM
This time of year, the sun-yellow blossoms of the Scotch broom burst forth like accidental fireworks. You are suddenly reminded of that nagging weed problem down in the lower 40 that has been all too easy to ignore during the snuggle-by-the-fire months. So you rush to the land trust office to borrow a weed wrench and march away with resolve.
- May 7, 2014 at 3:26PM
After two years and countless hours of painstaking research and data transcription, a pair of islanders has created a one-of-a-kind online archive where anyone can find detailed Vashon census data for the last 144 years.
- May 7, 2014 at 3:19PM
The National Association of Letter Carriers will hold its annual food drive this weekend, with all the food collected at mailboxes and the post office going to the local food bank.
- May 7, 2014 at 3:14PM
The Vashon Senior Center will close for three weeks this month for the installation of a new commercial kitchen.
- May 7, 2014 at 3:12PM
After 18 years in business, Vashon Island Bicycles shuttered its doors last week.
- May 7, 2014 at 3:05PM
The two-weekend spring Art Studio Tour began last Saturday, when a slate of Vashon artists opened their doors to meet visitors, show works in progress, discuss their craft and sell art.
- May 7, 2014 at 3:00PM
When Cheryl Lubbert and Jim Gerlach first looked at their Asian-style home on Wax Orchard Road, they passed on buying it. The 27 acres of land and large pear orchard, they decided, would require too much upkeep.
- May 6, 2014 at 11:45AM
After nearly 70 years of serving the island, Vashon’s Kiwanis club will disband this month because of a lack of members.
- May 6, 2014 at 11:44AM
Vashon is one step closer to having a recreational marijuana shop in town.
- May 5, 2014 at 9:54AM
Jean Davis Okimoto is an award-winning author and publisher with an impressive list of credits to her name. Only you’d never know it. Meeting her for the first time, Okimoto’s warm yet elegant manner, close listening, thoughtful responses and delightful humor belie her considerable accomplishments, the latest of which is the publication of “Five Famous Mice Meet Winston of Churchill,” Okimoto’s 21st book.
- Apr 30, 2014 at 6:00AM updated May 4, 2014 at 9:38AM
In the wake of last week’s failure of Proposition 1, some Metro bus cuts will come as early as this fall, while others, including those on Vashon, are not slated until September of next year.
- May 1, 2014 at 3:18PM
The Brentwood College Inter-national Regatta is a 1,500-meter event with 147 races over two and half days and is an annual favorite of Vashon’s junior crew. Against rowers representing 38 U.S. and Canadian clubs, Vashon’s team put in another strong spring performance, medalling in 15 of the 23 races it entered.
- May 1, 2014 at 3:00PM
On the first two weekends in May, in a long-held tradition, Vashon artists will open their studios for curious art lovers to take a peek into their work-a-day world during the annual Spring Art Studio Tour.
- May 1, 2014 at 2:52PM
Burlesco Notturno returns to Vashon with their glittery new show “Glamour” at 8 p.m. Saturday at the Open Space for Arts & Community.
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