Veterans carry out a somber task on Memorial Day

Last weekend, flags were placed by the graves of island veterans in tribute to their service.

A performer dons an eye-catching costume to welcome visitors

The performance was intended as a reminder that Vashon’s population is vulnerable to the coronavirus.

Vashon Emergency Operations Center COVID-19 Pandemic Situation Reports

Here’s what you need to know about May 18 to May 25.

  • 2 days ago

For decades of deep dedication, beloved teacher is recognized

Lopez has taught for 56 years, including 45 years at McMurray Middle School.

Vashon Emergency Operations Center COVID-19 Pandemic Situation Reports

Here’s what you need to know about May 11 to May 18.

  • 1 week ago

Plans underway for graduation, fall return

Health officials and stakeholders are weighing in on how to guide the weeks and months ahead.

  • 1 week ago

New dashboard shows how far along King County is to meeting Phase II metrics

The county has met more than half its goals, but the ones it hasn’t met are critical in determining how many people are still being infected, and how quickly people are being tested.

After sudden shift, The Ruby Brink perseveres and innovates

In this ongoing series, we hear from island restaurateurs about how they are faring in the pandemic.

Keep getting your arts fix at home

Recommended: More artful experiences to enjoy from the comfort of your own sofa.

State Parks offers three free days in June

No pass needed June 6, 7 and 13

  • 3 days ago

New protocols set for Sea-Tac Airport

Strategy to ensure the health, well-being of passengers, visitors and workers

  • 2 days ago
Sports

There’s still hope for spring sports, WIAA announces

Washington Interscholastic Activities Association making contingency plans for high school sports competitions after extension of stay home order.

 

Updated: Athletics to continue despite coronavirus threat

School district superintendent said for now games will continue as scheduled; players, coaches react

 

Opinion

Remembering others, to stay strong on Vashon

We need to remain resolved, compassionate and mindful of each other as Washington slowly re-opens.

  • 3 days ago

 

Thanks from food bank board

For anyone challenged in securing enough wholesome food, the food bank is here for you.

  • 2 days ago

 

Marketplace

Retirement can look THIS good!

Start by choosing the right residence for your needs

 

More than 100 Boeing employees joined 6,000 attendees from around the world at the 2018 Out & Equal Workplace Summit in Seattle, where Boeing was the event’s first-ever Host City Sponsor.

BoeingPride on full display at Out Equal Summit

Company plays host to more than 6,000 workplace advocates in Seattle, WA

 

Boeing reaches out to help military members and their families

Growing up on a military base can have its share of challenges Continue reading...

 

A $1-million grant from Boeing to The Nature Conservancy will help restore Northwest forests burned during wildfires and support tree planting in urban areas in Washington.
                                A $1-million grant from Boeing to The Nature Conservancy will help restore Northwest forests burned during wildfires and support tree planting in urban areas in Washington.

Boeing announces nearly $250 million in corporate giving

Includes $55 million in new grants to charitable partners and their programs in 2019 and beyond