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News Briefs

Restaurant Revitalization Fund can help, Speaker Series continues at Heritage Museum, and more.

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Crack Open a Cold One and Your Laptop for Happy Hour Fun

The virtual happy hour event will be presented by Open Space for Arts & Community next Thursday.

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As Spring Blooms on Vashon, Islanders Step Out and About

Islanders visited the Vashon Farmer’s Market under blue skies last Saturday.

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By Vashon, For Vashon: Small Scale Strawberry Festival on Way

This year’s festival will definitely not include off-island vendors and booths lining Vashon Highway.

Schools: Students at VHS and McMurray Head Back to Class

Long-awaited return to school follows district’s spring break vacation; school board mulls pay raises

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Chamber To Focus On Economic Recovery

After months of planning and design, the Vashon-Maury Chamber of Commerce has launched a major economic recovery campaign. The campaign has just received the support… Continue reading

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Local Groups Bring Climate Change Doc, Talks to Island

Vashon’s Backbone Campaign to screen documentary profiling local activist Bill Moyer.

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Ron Artis II and His Band Bring Soulful Show To Vashon

The up-and-coming musician describes music as a way to express life’s ephemeral beauty.

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Wall of Portraits of Black Americans is Vandalized

A portrait of Lamontez Jones was torn from where it hung outside Vashon Center for the Arts.

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In Mountain Crash, a Pair of Treetop Flyers Beat the Odds

The engine of Craig Beles and Truman O’Brien’s plane began to sputter 8,000 feet above the ground.

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As April Blooms Pop, A Tasting Room Re-Opens

“April feels like an appropriate and safe time to re-open. We are excited to see people again.”

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Upcoming at VCA: Big Cats and Cool Music

Mark Elbroch talks mountain lions, and Ron Artis II will play an in-person concert with his band.

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Mukai Farm Gardens Calling All Haiku Lovers

The second annual juried Haiku Festival competition is open to submit poems.

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Public Health To Dictate Actions Taken by VISD in COVID Cases

Changes prompted by response to new cases in students

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More COVID Cases at School District — This Time, In Students

Superintendent Opts Out of Medical Reserve Corps Advice

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Arnaldo! Brings in-Person Cabaret To VCA

Arnaldo! has performed his cabaret act as a classic cabaret chanteuse nationally and internationally

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New Case of COVID-19 Reported at Vashon School District

The positive case was not the result of any school program or activity.

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A New Book of Poetry Is a Paean to Vashon

Sandra Noel’s accomplishments as a poet have earned accolades from esteemed admirers.

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After a Year of Darkened Stage at VCA, Audience Can Now Return

Plans for several in-person events and performances are at last now taking shape.

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Tom Hughes Photo
(Left to right) Vashon IGA workers Melissa Alumbaugh, Travis Waschenbach, Shawn Hoffman, Charlie Hoffman and Josh Taylor have endured a pandemic year, face to face with the public. Now, they are up next for vaccination, according to Gov. Jay Inslee’s revised priorities for groups of workers.

Teachers Get Vaccinated, Grocery Workers Are Next in Line

School staff and childcare workers on Vashon have raced to line up for vaccinations since President Joe Biden directed governors in all states to prioritize… Continue reading

Tom Hughes Photo
(Left to right) Vashon IGA workers Melissa Alumbaugh, Travis Waschenbach, Shawn Hoffman, Charlie Hoffman and Josh Taylor have endured a pandemic year, face to face with the public. Now, they are up next for vaccination, according to Gov. Jay Inslee’s revised priorities for groups of workers.