Elizabeth Shepherd

Mountaineering movie shows bridge between generations

Mountaineering movie shows bridge between generations

“Return to Mt. Kennedy” will have a screening at 8 p.m. Friday, Sept. 27, at Vashon Theatre.

Mountaineering movie shows bridge between generations
Change in store for island eateries

Change in store for island eateries

Island Subway restaurant, Kenny’s Brainfreeze for sale; Maven Mercantile closing.

Change in store for island eateries
Open Space launches teen center

Open Space launches teen center

Includes a recreation area with ping pong and foosball, a pool table, piano, and open art studio.

Open Space launches teen center
Fidel Nadal will bring his music, message to Vashon

Fidel Nadal will bring his music, message to Vashon

His sound fuses roots reggae, ragga, dance hall and other beats with powerful lyrics and grooves.

Fidel Nadal will bring his music, message to Vashon
The Church of Great Rain is ready for its resurrection

The Church of Great Rain is ready for its resurrection

It has been seven years since the popular variety show was staged.

The Church of Great Rain is ready for its resurrection
The stage is set for arts center’s ‘Masquerade’

The stage is set for arts center’s ‘Masquerade’

Appetizers and dinner will be served by Herban Feast as guests bid on silent auction items.

The stage is set for arts center’s ‘Masquerade’

Classic car cruise coming up

A treat for aficionados of all things automotive will take place on Sunday afternoon, Sept. 15, when classic car collectors from the island and beyond… Continue reading

Americana quartet to bring bluegrass roots to Open Space

Americana quartet to bring bluegrass roots to Open Space

They are known for lush vocal performances and intricate instrumentals rooted in folk and bluegrass.

Americana quartet to bring bluegrass roots to Open Space
VCA concludes investigation of complaint

VCA concludes investigation of complaint

Arts center committed to providing safe, comfortable environment, said Board President.

VCA concludes investigation of complaint
A rainbow-hued musical mix set to shimmer at showcase

A rainbow-hued musical mix set to shimmer at showcase

“We need more diversity among our performing musicians, and we need to hear their voices, too.”

A rainbow-hued musical mix set to shimmer at showcase
Best of Conscious Cartoon fest arrives

Best of Conscious Cartoon fest arrives

The animation festival is the first of its kind solely focused on works addressing social issues

Best of Conscious Cartoon fest arrives
Cruise through Vashon for art, music and stupid bikes

Cruise through Vashon for art, music and stupid bikes

A gallery cruise kicks off Friday evening at art spots all over the island.

Cruise through Vashon for art, music and stupid bikes
Grandeur, tragedy of ‘La Traviata’ come to Vashon

Grandeur, tragedy of ‘La Traviata’ come to Vashon

Vashon Opera will launch its 11th season with its production of a work by Giuseppe Verdi

Grandeur, tragedy of ‘La Traviata’ come to Vashon
For islanders who shouldn’t drive, help is a phone call away

For islanders who shouldn’t drive, help is a phone call away

Mike Dumovitch offers a community-driven ride service.

For islanders who shouldn’t drive, help is a phone call away
‘Chinatown’ is film pick for Voice of Vashon benefit

‘Chinatown’ is film pick for Voice of Vashon benefit

A leading critic will discuss the film with audience members

‘Chinatown’ is film pick for Voice of Vashon benefit
Accusation of ‘unwelcome contact’ played role in VCA director exit | Updated

Accusation of ‘unwelcome contact’ played role in VCA director exit | Updated

On Voice of Vashon, Kevin Hoffberg explained his abrupt resignation.

Accusation of ‘unwelcome contact’ played role in VCA director exit | Updated
Book appreciation: “Jake & Emma’s Island Getaway”

Book appreciation: “Jake & Emma’s Island Getaway”

The story was written for children but is sure to touch the hearts of readers of all ages.

Book appreciation: “Jake & Emma’s Island Getaway”
VCA executive director abruptly resigns | Updated

VCA executive director abruptly resigns | Updated

Kevin Hoffberg submitted his resignation Wednesday night, effective immediately

VCA executive director abruptly resigns | Updated
A community-driven car show returns to Engels

A community-driven car show returns to Engels

“Push, pull or drag it — we don’t care if you’ve even washed it.”

A community-driven car show returns to Engels
A bright light of Broadway gifts Vashon with her voice

A bright light of Broadway gifts Vashon with her voice

Christine Andreas brings “Love is Good” to the Katherine L. White Hall.

A bright light of Broadway gifts Vashon with her voice