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Friday, August 1, 2014 -- 4:09 pm
Porpoise Pathos
Vashon Loop - ... nice work if you can get it. The stranding coordinator for Cascadia Research Collective saved the day. She came to Vashon to collect the porpoise for necropsy. A preliminary exam showed that the poor little guy had an empty stomach. Additional lab ... Read more...
Friday, August 1, 2014 -- 4:09 pm
Farming with dogs teaches trust
Vashon Loop - T Martino Yamamoto is a writer with nine books to her credit and is an accomplished artist but her self-description is head shepherd and chief cowgirl at Yam Lamb Sheep Company, an agricultural non-profit she runs with her husband, Pete Yamamoto on Vashon Island. Read more...
Friday, August 1, 2014 -- 4:09 pm
Islewilde
Vashon Loop - ... Celebrating its 22nd season, IsleWilde is an ever-changing community of friends and families. We are right here from Vashon, and over the years many have travelled to be here from near and far, including: Seattle, British Columbia, Puerto Rico, ... Read more...
Friday, August 1, 2014 -- 4:09 pm
Vashon Is Closer Than Ever To Having a Community Radio Station
Vashon Loop - ... antenna as ground crew members Melodie Woods and Susan McCabe monitor the progress. Photos by John DeGroen. Voice of Vashon has started construction on KVSH, building as funds come in from the Raise the Tower campaign. You can watch dramatic aerial ... Read more...
Wednesday, July 30, 2014 -- 11:09 pm
Club Shostakovich
Vashon Loop - ... music series that has brought the Shostakovich string quartets to Seattle-area venues over the last two years. Vashon Chamber Music and Vashon Allied Arts are excited to bring Club Shostakovich to Vashon. From the Royal Room to Kenyon Hall, Temple ... Read more...
Wednesday, July 30, 2014 -- 11:08 pm
Senior Center is celebrating the big 30
Vashon Loop - ... rs open at 6:30 for an early dancing lesson. "No excuses now", says Director Ava Apple. Tickets at the Center, at the Vashon Bookshop and at the door. Read more...
Wednesday, July 30, 2014 -- 8:46 pm
Morning Scramble To Go Live at FM Launch
Vashon Loop - ... animator with a dusty history in radio, will bring his story-telling talents to the Morning Scramble with tales of Vashon's human and commercial history as well as roots music - blue grass and country tunes from Vashon artists and more. His co-host, ... Read more...
Wednesday, July 30, 2014 -- 8:46 pm
Many Paths Lead to the Vashon Sheepdog Classic
Vashon Loop - ... thing that all these herders have in common is that they love their dogs. In the issues of the Loop leading up to the Vashon Sheepdog Classic, to be held at Misty Isle Farms from August 22 to 25, we'll be offering profiles of four very different ... Read more...
Tuesday, July 29, 2014 -- 7:30 am
3 Burienites do 'longest recorded single day standup paddle' of Lake Chelan
The Waterland Blog - ... and in doing so covered about 17 miles in three days, crossing paths with our local Orca population and jumping the Vashon/Maury land spit to make it home. What seemed like a long ways sits happily in our rear view mirror, thanks to the ambitions of ... Read more...
Monday, July 28, 2014 -- 6:46 am
Traffic/Transit Today: Monday updates; ferry change; last day for Sound Transit survey
West Seattle Blog - FERRY REPLACEMENT: WSF says the Evergreen State will replace Sealth on the Fauntleroy-Vashon-Southworth run starting today and while its capacity is comparable, the ES doesn't have galley service or vending machines because it was recently mothballed and is being reactivated for this guest appearance, expected to last less than a week. Read more...
Monday, July 21, 2014 -- 12:28 pm
How my bike helped me through one of my life's greatest challenges
Seattle Times - ... flew into the tornado). One day, muttering, cussing and pedaling up a hill from the ferry dock on the north end of Vashon, I crested, pretty as you please, not noticing the hill at all, as if pushed by helpful forces. Exercise, it dawned on me, ... Read more...
Friday, July 18, 2014 -- 3:18 pm
Vashon Waterfront Open House
Seattle Post-Intelligencer - ... fish jump, and gentle waves lap the shore on this beautiful, tranquil property, located just a few minutes from the Vashon Ferry terminal. Soak in the views from the expansive wall of windows, or enjoy a quiet evening on the spacious deck as Mt. ... Read more...
Wednesday, July 16, 2014 -- 10:31 pm
Vashon Allied Arts presents BRAMBLEFEST Outdoor Summer Concert
Vashon Loop - ... across the Island and bear fruit at the peak of summer. It speaks to the idyllic and sweet summers that characterize Vashon-Maury, and we hope you will inaugurate a family tradition of spending a glorious summer afternoon on the grass, listening to ... Read more...
Wednesday, July 16, 2014 -- 10:31 pm
Your ticket to amazement awaits
Vashon Loop - Vashon Opera's sixth season kicks off in September with Mozart's Don Giovanni, considered one of the greatest operas of all time. Read more...
Wednesday, July 16, 2014 -- 10:31 pm
Touch Vashon's Past During Archaeology Day
Vashon Loop - ... culture occupies land where a much older culture flourished for eons, until 160 years ago. Experts will come to Vashon on Saturday, July 26, for an afternoon and evening of learning from these artifacts. Artifact identification will take place 1 to ... Read more...
Wednesday, July 16, 2014 -- 10:31 pm
The Shape Up Vashon Summer Presidential Challenge has 36 winners
Vashon Loop - ... burning off about 40,000 calories over 2 months in addition to her full time job! A BIG thanks to our prize sponsors: Vashon Athletic Club, Vashon Golf and Swim Club, Spider's Ski and Sports, NW Sports, Thriftway, The Hardware Store, Nancy's Nail ... Read more...
Wednesday, July 16, 2014 -- 10:31 pm
With Salmon Bake, St. John Vianney Church carries on a tradition that ...
Vashon Loop - ... she added, to join friends and neighbors on what is almost certainly going to be a sunny, perfect summer afternoon on Vashon. According to many old-timers in the church, it has only rained once in the half-century-long tradition of the event. The ... Read more...
Monday, July 14, 2014 -- 5:37 pm
Prosecutor: Vashon man bit off friend's ear
Seattle Post-Intelligencer - A Vashon Island man accused of biting off part of another man's ear during a fight now faces assault charges. Read more...
Sunday, July 13, 2014 -- 12:20 pm
Work on Lake Union, Live on Vashon Waterfront...
Seattle Post-Intelligencer - Eagles soar, fish jump, and gentle waves lap the shore on this beau-tiful, tranquil 3+ acre property, located just a few minutes from the Vashon Ferry terminal. Read more...
Wednesday, July 9, 2014 -- 7:12 pm
These books are must-reads for Vashon neighbors
Seattle Times - In her 60s, Dorothy Hall-Bauer moved to Vashon Island and began reinventing herself. Read more...

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