Luminous portraits tell a story of hardship and hope

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

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Islanders file to run for board positions

Most candidates are running unopposed.

Changes in state’s education funding will not benefit Vashon

School district aims to finalize budget in June.

WSF to hold meeting next week

Officials will talk about fares, 2040 Long-Range Plan, Legislature, new schedule and Fauntleroy dock

Former ‘Lost Boy’ starts nonprofit in Africa

Jacob Acier lived and worked on Vashon for seven years

County considers island shellfish operation proposal

Officials to consider if project would have significant adverse environmental effects.

Governor signs bills to aid orcas, bolster salmon

Legislation covers array of protections.

New restaurant to open Monday

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

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County donates retired van to Park District

Program will allow for district to offer transportation to seniors, teens to attend events.

Car hits ACE Hardware in Thriftway parking lot

“We’re just thankful nobody was hurt.”

Heritage Museum honors lifelong islander

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

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Opinion

Plan to attend meeting with WSF officials

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

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Legislators in Olympia made progress for the state

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

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Marketplace
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

 

First BOEING 777X flight test airplane comes together

Boeing’s longest passenger jet to fly in 2019