September 14, 2013 01:37 PM
I decided on my first viewing that the subject line of the email that circulated after the latest gag-order edition of the Vashon Park District (VPD) board of commissioners meetings that it should definitely be the title of this column.
September 14, 2013 01:14 PM
The Island Ingenuity Tour is coming around again. On Saturday, Sept 21, from 10 ‘til 4 you will be able to see how your friends and neighbors have figured out how to save energy and resources and to produce local food and energy.
September 11, 2013 07:18 PM
To help build a healthier forest, King County is hiring a contractor to selectively thin 38 acres of young, over-crowded Douglas fir trees
September 11, 2013 07:13 PM
VIRC is holding its’ 3rd annual Passport to Pain bike ride on Saturday, September 14, 2013. Dubbed as "a hair-raiser of a fund raiser", the event has grown in popularity in just three short years.
September 11, 2013 06:56 PM
As I write we’ve had two days and nights of drizzly rain interspersed with showers and occasional bright spells, the kind of weather that’s cool enough for actual cooking
September 11, 2013 06:54 PM
Sweet and gritty father/daughter harmonies bring to life the songs of ex-Karamazov brother Mark Ettinger. He is a "Monster songwriter
September 11, 2013 06:52 PM
Fingerling clouds rest on the peaks of the Olympics which, in the setting sun, are becoming a silhouette of themselves with each dimming second.
September 11, 2013 06:48 PM
A new season of Community Cinema Vashon is here! We’re kicking the season off with a 2-part documentary, The Graduates/Los Graduados.
September 11, 2013 06:45 PM
Acclaimed Brazilian mother and daughter team, Debora Gurgel and Dani Gurgel return to the US to debut UM, an album featuring original compositions and bold arrangements of Brazilian standards
September 11, 2013 06:41 PM
Comedy night returns on the unluckiest of nights-Friday the 13th, at the Red Bicycle Bistro and Sushi.
September 11, 2013 06:37 PM
Vashon Opera will present Johann Strauss’ exquisitely beautiful and bubbly comedy, Die Fledermaus with two performances at the Vashon High School Theater
September 5, 2013 08:20 AM
Always a crowd pleaser on Vashon Island, Clinton Fearon & The Boogie Brown Band is coming back to the Red Bicycle for another amazing performance of his roots reggae music this First Friday night.
September 5, 2013 08:15 AM
The Vashon Island Youth Chorus (VIYC) will start, open to students in middle school through high school, beginning Tuesday, Sept. 10, at Vashon Lutheran Church.
September 5, 2013 08:13 AM
Catalina Quinn is coming to the alley, bringing with her works of wonder, that have never been seen on Vashon Island before.
September 5, 2013 08:09 AM
The Celtic/Folk/World music duo Four Shillings Short are coming to town. "The delightfully surprising collection of songs and sounds this husband/wife act create
September 5, 2013 08:06 AM
Comedy Night is, on average, more fun. If you haven’t been, here’s the setup: We invite jelly-kneed first timer’s, practiced amateurs and professional comedians to appear on the same stage.
September 5, 2013 08:02 AM
On August 14, I was on the phone dealing with a seal call, gazing out at the Sound, when I saw a huge splash – and another and another, about 15 in a row
September 5, 2013 07:55 AM
"So, when you ask people ‘what do you want?’, you raise an expectation on their part that we’re going to put a roller coaster in at Agren Park." - Bill Ameling- at the recent VPD Commissioners meeting.
September 5, 2013 07:43 AM
Vashon Winery owner and winemaker Ron Irvine is collaborating with Chef Carly Ward at Nirvana Modern Cuisine & Libations
September 5, 2013 07:40 AM
The monster thrashes as he tries to rid himself of Jack Reisenauer. The huge muscular rodeo bull grunts, snorts and bellows as a constant stream of snot and spittle gushes from his mouth and nose.
September 5, 2013 07:35 AM
For a couple years now, I have been pounding away at the idea that we need to increase our resilience as a community in order to ride out the chaotic economic and political future that we are likely to be heading into.
August 28, 2013 08:37 PM
King County Parks will open Island Center Forest to deer hunting for a limited season, Oct. 12-31, when no other access will be permitted on 200 acres of forestland.
August 28, 2013 08:35 PM
Antique appraisals at bargain prices, silent and live auctions will be taking place Saturday, September 7, from 10a.m. till 2p.m. in the back garden of the Vashon-Maury Island Heritage Museum.
August 28, 2013 08:33 PM
Using what they learned from their successful Kimberly™ wood stove project, inventor Roger Lehet and his team at Unforgettable Fire
August 28, 2013 08:31 PM
Saturday, September 7 from 9 am to noon is the perfect time to have a fun outing with your dog, visit with friends and neighbors (canine and otherwise) and support a good cause.