The Bird King awakens at Point Robinson Park

In this kingdom, humans are admonished to be good stewards of their environment.

By Alex Bruell and Elizabeth Shepherd Beachcomber Staff • September 20, 2023 1:30 am

Happenings | Sept. 21 edition

Weigh in on ferry woes, Candidate Forum, horse show benefit, Caring for sea creatures, and more.

September 20, 2023 1:30 am
Vashon Community Pub and Smokehouse closes

The restaurant business opened in January.

By Elizabeth Shepherd • September 20, 2023 1:30 am
New COVID vaccine appointments are available now

Vashon Pharmacy pre-ordered the new COVID vaccine version.

September 20, 2023 1:30 am
Fire District Sells North End Fire Station

The out-of-service and nonfunctional north-end station was sold earlier this month.

By Elizabeth Shepherd • September 21, 2023 1:30 am
Vashon’s instrument library moves in with tool library

The next time you go to borrow a drill from the tool library, you might just leave with a guitar, too.

By Alex Bruell • September 21, 2023 1:30 am
Scene & Heard: Islanders commemorate lives lost on 9/11

A candlelit ceremony was held at Vashon Island Fire & Rescue’s Station 55.

By Elizabeth Shepherd • September 21, 2023 1:30 am

Interview: Mark Salman talks Chopin, in advance of concert

Last week, musicologist Michael Tracy interviewed pianist Mark Salman on his education, career and Chopin’s music

By Michael Tracy For The Beachcomber • September 21, 2023 1:30 am
Irish music masters to play in concert at Vashon Havurah

The Vashon Havurah will welcome Irish fiddle duo Nathan Gourley and Laura Feddersen in concert.

By Beachcomber Staff • September 21, 2023 1:30 am

3 wins in a row: Girls’ varsity soccer off to a strong start

The Vashon girls’ varsity team kicked off their 2023 season with a trio of decisive victories.

By Mike Spranger For The Beachcomber • September 21, 2023 1:30 am
Vashon Pirates drop first two games of football season

The Pirates opened the season in Vancouver against the Fort Vancouver Trappers on Sept. 2.

By Brent Millett For The Beachcomber • September 13, 2023 1:30 am

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Patrick Montgomery and his wife, Laurie, opened their first Lighthouse Laundry in Westgate South Mall in 1999. Sponsored
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