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Islanders awoke to find these mailboxes toppled Easter morning.

Vandals should pay for their destructive actions

I commend the effort of the Vashon Air Service, The Harbor School, and a group of Vashon real estate agents to establish a fund to reward individuals for information that leads to the arrest and conviction of those responsible for the latest round of vandalism on “our Fair Isle.”

  • Apr 9, 2008
Islanders awoke to find these mailboxes toppled Easter morning.

‘Lost boy’ to speak at church

Jacob Acier, a “lost boy of Sudan” now living and working on Vashon, will give a talk about his flight from Sudan, his life in refugee camps and his resettlement in the United States at 4:30 p.m. Sunday, April 13, at the Vashon Methodist Church.

  • Apr 9, 2008

Guest director’s Haydn was impressive

Ever wonder if the director of an orchestra or chorus — the person on the podium waving the baton — really makes a difference? An emphatic “yes” is the answer, and the evidence was there for all to hear at last weekend’s concerts of the Vashon Chorale.

  • Apr 9, 2008
ALL SMILES AT EASTER: Lara Tucker
ALL SMILES AT EASTER: Lara Tucker

CALENDAR

The PTSA will host a parent awareness forum about teen drug and alcohol abuse at 6:30 p.m. today, April 2, in the Vashon High School library.

  • Apr 2, 2008

The Vashon-Fauntleroy-Southworth ferry route was temporarily reduced from three boats to two boats Monday morning because the Klahowya ferry had engine trouble.

The Vashon-Fauntleroy-Southworth ferry route was temporarily reduced from three boats to two boats Monday morning because the Klahowya ferry had engine trouble.

  • Apr 2, 2008
Children’s author Suzanne Williams visited Chautauqua recently to talk to students about her career as a writer. Williams’ visit was sponsored through a grant from Partners in Education.
Children’s author Suzanne Williams visited Chautauqua recently to talk to students about her career as a writer. Williams’ visit was sponsored through a grant from Partners in Education.
Clay Eastly

Sportsmen’s Club bestows awards

At the most recent meeting of the Vashon Sportsmen’s Club, several annual awards were bestowed on the deserving members by President Randy Thomas. Among the awards given was the Varmint Control award that was won by Todd Gateman and Paul Jeffery, both of whom helped move a number of varmints on to a better place.

  • Apr 2, 2008
Clay Eastly
Nick Bordner
Nick Bordner

Yousoufian’s case heads to high court

Trial court awards Islander highest public disclosure penalty ever.