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Following crimes, north end neighbors will set up watch

Islander Nancy Wolff’s vehicle has been recovered in Kent.

 

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Islanders experience delays in mail delivery

Vashon not the only community in Washington state to experience mail delivery delays.

 

Car theft, burglary impacts north end of island

Stolen vehicle from the north end still remains missing.

 

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Doug Ostrom reflects on time as Park District Commissioner

Eight years on the Park District Board comes to a close for Doug Ostrom.

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Scene & Heard: Solstice luminaries light up the night

More than 600 luminaries lit up a trail behind the VCC building on Dec. 21.

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Snow, lower than normal temperatures come to Vashon

The National Weather Service said temperatures would be “unseasonably cold” throughout the week.

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Snow, lower than normal temperatures come to Vashon

The National Weather Service said temperatures would be “unseasonably cold” throughout the week.

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Four-legged friends bring comfort at pediatric vaccination clinic

Comfort dogs Rain, Dazzle and Chia helped soothe Vashon’s youth during their second COVID-19 shot.

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Community raises questions about coyotes

Has there been an uptick in coyote activity on Vashon? Local experts weigh in.

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healthcare

Vashon Healthcare District unveils new levy and budget

The Vashon Healthcare District commissioners passed a $1.95 million levy and budget in Nov. meeting.

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Scene & Heard: Garden Club brings holiday cheer with handmade swags

The swags will be delivered with meals as part of Vashon Senior Center’s lunch delivery program.

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“The Nutcracker” returns to VCA’s stage

A holiday dance classic is back onstage at Vashon Center for the Arts.

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Winterfest returns to Vashon

Santa and Mrs. Claus stopped by Vashon to share in the Christmas cheer.

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Islanders invited to Dilworth Loop Studio Tour

Local artists opening up studios first two weekends of December for visitors.

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First Friday events call out to art lovers

VCA’s Miniature Show returns, VALISE’s 5x5 Show continues, and more.

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City of Seattle on track to reopen West Seattle Bridge in 2022

The cost for the final phase of repairs is now estimated to be around $45 million.

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Vashon World AIDS Day teaches through art, theatre and more

Community commemorates World AIDS Day through various programs.

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New, green burial methods available to islanders

Alkaline hydrolysis and natural organic reduction offer greener options than traditional methods.

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Park District discusses BARC hours, potential for dog park and more

A variety of issues were discussed at the Park District’s most recent meeting, held on Nov. 9.

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Island Center Homes project experiences delays

Newest Vashon HouseHold project is slated to break ground in spring 2022.

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