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                                Srirup Kumar, community engagement officer for Impact Bioenergy, points to a systems diagram of the “circular economy” during an event at Vashon’s Matsuda Farm on Monday, Jan. 28.

BIO IMPACT: Auburn company urges Vashon’s farming community to change practices

Island farmers, entrepreneurs and residents spent a few hours at Matsuda Farm and Island Spring Organics this past Monday learning… Continue reading

Islanders want new community council

A committee to form a new Vashon-Maury Island Community Council held its first meeting last week.

VCA names interim director to top post

Interim director Allison Halstead Reid was chosen after a months-long search by the VCA board.

Health care district considers consultant

Joe Kunkel, leader of a health care firm in Portland, Ore., could help with future provider talks

Event will consider end of life options

Volunteers of the Seattle-based nonprofit End of Life Washington will present.

Voice of Vashon radio personality dies

The former reporter was the host of “Brown Briefly” on Voice of Vashon. He was 84.

Islanders look for hope, climate solutions

Vashon residents take it day by day amid reports that the world isn’t doing enough on climate change.

What’s Happening Jan. 30 – Feb. 6

Mozart for lunch, “Celtic Spring” blooms this weekend, “Around the World in Eighty Wines,” and more.

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Neighborcare clinic open Saturdays again

Clinic will be open again on Saturdays beginning Feb. 1.

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Celebrating Martin Luther King Jr.

Event held last week at Vashon Youth and Family Services’ Family Place honored civil rights leader.

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Park district weary of illegal dumping

The Vashon Park District has had to pay more attention to waste in recent years than ever before.

Opinion

Vashon could use a community council again

Though this island lacks a city council and mayor, it is not lacking in public meetings, whether it’s that of… Continue reading

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With Coronavirus case so close to home, here are things to think about

Local physician outlines ways to keep safe from virus and whether there should be cause for concern

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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