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Wednesday, December 12, 2018
BE AWESOME BY RUNNING FOR VASHON ISLAND UNOFFICIAL MAYOR! Run for Vashon Island’s Unofficial Mayor & Raise Money for Your Favorite Island Non-Profit   Have you dreamed about being an elected official? Here is your chance to become the Official Unofficial Mayor of Vashon Island AND support your favorite Island non-profit organization at the same time!   Anyone can enter and run for the office! ...read more
Categories: Human Interest, Press Release, Chamber, Fun Facts, Community, General News Article, Political
Monday, December 10, 2018
The Vashon-Maury Island Chamber of Commerce is accepting nominations for the 2019 Strawberry Festival Grand Parade Grand Marshal. Nominate someone special to be Grand Marshal, send us a letter or an email telling us the following things about your nominee: How they have enhanced Island life.In what ways have they given back to the community?What is their involvement in community?Let us know ...read more
Categories: Community, Human Interest, Chamber, Fun Facts, Press Release
Monday, November 26, 2018
The Vashon Board of Directors unanimously voted Samantha Weigand, owner of Vashon Island Baking Company and Glass Bottle Creamery, to fulfill one of two vacant Board positions during the November Board Meeting. Samantha will be serving for the rest of term left by departing Board Member Richard Brown. The Chamber Board of Directors consists of up to 13 members and are elected either by ballot at ...read more
Categories: Chamber, Press Release
Tuesday, October 09, 2018
Vahon Thriftway is now carrying our wine!  Look for the 2015 Siegerrebe, the 2016 Siegerrebe, and the 2017 Siegerrebe.  Each vintage is slightly different; notably, the 2015 Siegerrebe was produced by fermenting the juice on the skins for a period of time to produce an "orange" wine (with the brightly colored Jellyfish Relfections label). Alli Lanphear Vinyards is a small family farm, Vineyard, ...read more
Categories: Chamber, Economic, Press Release