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Vashon, Washington is located in King County. Zip codes in Vashon, WA include 98070. The median home price in Vashon is $475,000 which is roughly $281/per square foot. More Vashon information.

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49 min ago | Vashon-Maury Island Beachcomber

Italian theater troupe brings new show to Open Space

The travelling Italian theatre troupe Teatro Minestrone will bring a new show, "Teatro Minestrone's Around the World in 8 Stories," to the Open Space for Arts & Community Outdoor Meadow at 2 p.m. Sunday.

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Fri Aug 01, 2014

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Porpoise Pathos

At Chez VHP the other day, we heard loud bleating through an open window. We popped outside to ascertain who the unhappy camper was.

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Vashon Is Closer Than Ever To Having a Community Radio Station

Dan Schueler and Rick Wallace install the KVSH antenna as ground crew members Melodie Woods and Susan McCabe monitor the progress.

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Renowned singer-songwriter comes to Vashon

Vashon Events Special Performance series is bringing renowned guest musician Bill Carter with Scott MacDonald and Peter Pendras to the Red Bike at 8:30 p.m. Friday.

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Vashon Chamber Music plays Shostakovich

Vashon Chamber Music and Vashon Allied Arts have joined forces to bring Club Shostakovich to the Blue Heron at 7:30 p.m. Sunday.

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Point Robinson to get overdue maintenance thanks to grant

The aging lighthouse roof at Point Robinson will be replaced this summer and the keeper's quarters painted, thanks in part to a grant from King County's 4Culture.

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Wed Jul 30, 2014

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Club Shostakovich

Club Shostakovich is the roaming Seattle chamber music series that has brought the Shostakovich string quartets to Seattle-area venues over the last two years.

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Many Paths Lead to the Vashon Sheepdog Classic

There are about 2,000 people in the the top level herding association in the US and Canada.

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Park district votes twice to comply with open meetings law

In its last meeting, the Vashon Park District voted on a severance agreement for a former employee who had worked for the district for several years.

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Top names for new water taxis announced

The King County Ferry District announced last week the finalists in a contest to name two new water taxis.

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Eyes are on local beaches as scientists study sea star die-off

When Rayna Holtz and Yvonne Kuperberg began monitoring a strip of west-side beach a few years ago, searching for dead sea birds as part of a citizen science project through the University of Washington, they soon realized they likely wouldn't find any dead birds.

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Mon Jul 28, 2014

West Seattle Blog

Traffic/Transit Today: Monday updates; ferry change; last day for Sound Transit survey

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.

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Wed Jul 23, 2014

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Musician fundraises to record her music

Allison Shirk, a singer/songwriter and co-founder of Vashon Events, has launched a Kickstarter campaign to help fund the recording and distribution of her debut country-rock album.

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Transient charged with rape

Holt, 56, was arrested on Vashon July 12 after an island woman reported he had sexually assaulted her when she gave him a ride to his home on Cemetery Road.

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Archaeologists to offer expertise on Vashon

This weekend islanders will have two opportunities to learn more about Vashon's native people through the clues found by archaeologists during the past century.

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Hot Zimbabwe band stops on Vashon

Described by the BBC News Africa as a band with youthful exuberance, musical brilliance and slick dance routines, the Zimbabwe group Mokoomba will make an unscheduled stop in their U.S. tour to play at the Red Bike at 8:30 p.m. Friday.

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Barnworks collective reunites in a new venue

When the collaborative gallery Barnworks shuttered its doors at the end of 2012, it left a significant hole in the Vashon art scene.

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Shakespeare comes to Ober Park stage Thursday evening

Pack a picnic dinner, grab a blanket, family and friends and head to Ober Park at 7 p.m. Thursday to watch a free performance of Shakespeare in the Park - "Othello" by GreenStage, Seattle's longest-running Shakespeare company.

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County thins trees for health of popular forest

Last week King County Forester Bill Loeber and Dave Warren of the Vashon Forest Stewards stood at the edge of what at first glance appeared to be a large logging operation in the heart of the island.

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Granny's Attic awards grants to wide range of island health services

Now in its second year of funding community health programs, Granny's Attic recently awarded several grants intended to address a range of health-related needs on the island.

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