Arts

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Theater kids will strut their stuff again on VHS stage

After a painfully prolonged pandemic pause, the Vashon High School Theater Department has, at last, unveiled its lineup of productions to take place during the… Continue reading

  • Dec 2, 2021

 

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Arts briefs | Dec. 2 edition

Get tickets to “The Nutcracker,” read an islander’s book about Amanda Knox’s wrongful conviction & more.

  • Dec 2, 2021

 

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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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gustease

Band releases new single, about the ties that bind

Band Ink to Spill released “Motion of the Ocean” on Nov. 16.

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books

Desert Island Bookworm celebrates humorous poetry

Columnist Phil Clapham writes about poetry best enjoyed on a desert isle.

  • Nov 24, 2021
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Rajiv Nagaich is an elder law attorney, author, adjunct law school professor, and retirement planning visionary who has achieved national recognition for his cutting-edge work with retirees and his contributions to the practice of elder law. He is the founder of two firms based in Federal Way: Life Point Law, an elder law and estate planning firm, and AgingOptions, a firm that provides retirement-related education to consumers and professionals.

You aren’t the only one concerned about ending up in a nursing home | Senior Lifestyles

Dear Rajiv: My wife and I are both 59 years old and in good health. We are starting to think about where we will live… Continue reading

  • Nov 23, 2021
Rajiv Nagaich is an elder law attorney, author, adjunct law school professor, and retirement planning visionary who has achieved national recognition for his cutting-edge work with retirees and his contributions to the practice of elder law. He is the founder of two firms based in Federal Way: Life Point Law, an elder law and estate planning firm, and AgingOptions, a firm that provides retirement-related education to consumers and professionals.
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Desert Island Bookworm asks Nancy Pearl for her suggestions

Nancy Pearl lists her books she would take on a desert island.

  • Nov 19, 2021
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Arts in brief | Nov. 18 edition

Attend a book reading at VCA, see the “Addams Family Musical” and more.

  • Nov 19, 2021
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Recommended: Vashon Island Visual Artists’ Art by Appointment

Through ViVA’s Art by Appointment, islanders can now map their own private studio tours year-round.

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bird

A holiday tradition for the birds is back

Birds need us, and that’s why Vashon Audubon is again selling calendars. Calendar sales support an array of actions that Audubon takes to support birds.… Continue reading

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Dance company premieres new films with Vashon connection

Seattle Dance Collective premieres film series “HERE & NOW,” created during their residency on Vashon.

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Arts Briefs | Nov. 11 edition

See David Grisman’s Dawg Trio, check out the Seattle International Comedy Competition and more.

  • Nov 10, 2021
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Former islander writes about experiences running lodge in Puerto Rico

Corky Parker releases new book, “La Finca: Love, Loss, and Laundry on a Tiny Puerto Rican Island”

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drama

Fall into autumn with Drama Dock’s musical, ‘The Addams Family’

The show will be performed at 7 p.m. Friday, Nov. 19, and 1 p.m. Saturday, Nov. 20, at VCA.

  • Nov 10, 2021
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Scene and Heard: Schools mark Dia de los Muertos

Vashon schools celebrated Dia de los Muertos by building ofrendas for the holiday.

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Arts Briefs | Nov. 4 edition

Catch a concert benefiting VYFS, see a production of “The Addams Family” and more.

  • Nov 3, 2021
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Tricks, treats and community made Halloween special on Vashon

Halloween festivities returned to Vashon in full force.

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friday

First Friday gallery cruise beckons art lovers to step out

New artwork on display at VALISE, VCA and more.

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2021 Jeep Grand Cherokee L Overland

Car review: 2021 Jeep Grand Cherokee L Overland

By Larry Lark, contributor With almost 30 years and four generations under its belt, the Jeep Grand Cherokee breaks new ground in 2021, adding a… Continue reading

  • Nov 2, 2021
2021 Jeep Grand Cherokee L Overland