Susan Riemer

Sawbones Worldwide: 30 years on the island and still going strong

Foss Miller was fresh from graduate school in 1972 and looking for work as a mechanical engineer in Seattle — a city hit hard by… Continue reading

Health care providers present Freedom from Trauma forum

 While a severe accident or natural disaster comes to mind for many people when they think of trauma, health care professionals say that trauma comes… Continue reading

Jennifer Foege and her daughter Olyana prepare and pack a lunch to go.

Good food for kids: Jennifer Foege delivers

When Vashon kids head off to some of the Island’s day camps this summer, Jennifer Foege hopes that the food she makes will nourish many of them for their days’ adventures and for the years ahead.

Jennifer Foege and her daughter Olyana prepare and pack a lunch to go.
Natalie Harkins pauses with a pizza before sliding it in to bake.

Vashon Pizza owners will bring the goods to your doorstep

Islanders Meaghan Sohl and Natalie Harkins responded with a quick “no” when asked if they would have ever imagined themselves owners of a pizzeria, but that is what they are now — and happily so — after buying John Dough’s Pizza earlier this month.

Natalie Harkins pauses with a pizza before sliding it in to bake.