Sarah Low

Sarah posted 191 stories to Vashon-Maury Island Beachcomber.
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Island puppeteer will have installation at MoPop’s Maker Faire

At Adam Ende’s studio in Dockton where he creates his Jawbone Puppet…

  • Sep 13th, 2017 8:51am

Mixed results for two island rowers at world championships

The Vashon Island Rowing Club saw one of its current juniors and…

  • Aug 15th, 2017 10:26am

Vashon rowers perform well at annual Green Lake summer regatta

The Vashon Island Rowing Club wrapped up its summer camp sessions with…

  • Aug 10th, 2017 11:49am

Group will hold annual Irish road bowling match Sunday

If you are in the area of 220th Street and Old Mill…

  • Aug 1st, 2017 9:45am

Author, former councilmember to speak

Nick Licata, author, activist and former Seattle City Councilmember, will speak about…

  • Aug 1st, 2017 11:11am

Business landscape changes in town

For anyone who has lived on the island more than a couple…

  • Jul 11th, 2017 10:58am

Junior crew member, alumnus, heading to worlds

For a small organization, the Vashon Island Rowing Club is making a…

  • Jul 11th, 2017 12:18pm

VIRC masters achieve best results ever at regional championships

The Vashon Island Rowing Club’s masters rowers, enduring the heat of one…

  • Jun 28th, 2017 10:54am

Island’s forest kindergarten receives state award for leadership

Earlier this month, Erin Kenny, co-founder and director of Vashon’s Cedarsong Nature…

  • Jun 20th, 2017 10:11am

Junior crew returns to podium with third-place finish at Nationals

Vashon Island Rowing Club’s junior women’s pairs represented the club and Pacific…

  • Jun 14th, 2017 12:47pm

Sheepdog trials kick off next Thursday with new and old elements

No, Vashon, your eyes are not deceiving you, those are the Sheepdog…

  • Jun 6th, 2017 11:35am

Junior crew tops five events at Regional Champs, sending two to nationals

The Vashon Island Rowing Club’s junior crew got to finish one of…

  • May 24th, 2017 1:12pm

Off the Rock and under the radar for May 17

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  • May 19th, 2017 9:41am

Young world chess champion will speak, play at island event

Islander and chess expert Philip McCready has had his work cut out…

  • May 17th, 2017 9:52am

Vashon’s junior rowers claim four golds at wind-plagued Brentwood Regatta

Vashon’s junior rowers spent last weekend on Vancouver Island at the Brentwood…

  • May 5th, 2017 8:33am

Rowers bring home 28 medals from Oregon

Last Friday, both the masters and junior rowers of the Vashon Island…

  • Apr 25th, 2017 12:35pm

Group looks to bring special bike-ride program for seniors to island

Five years ago in Copenhagen, Denmark, a man named Ole Kassow started…

  • Apr 18th, 2017 11:15am

Off the Rock and under the radar March 29 – April 5

The Beachcomber offers this weekly collection of stories from everywhere but Washington…

  • Apr 6th, 2017 12:57pm

Masters women dominate at Husky Open regatta

The Vashon Island Rowing Club made its way to the University of…

  • Apr 4th, 2017 12:57pm

Off the Rock and under the radar March 15 – 29

The Beachcomber offers this weekly collection of stories from everywhere but Washington…

  • Mar 29th, 2017 2:22pm

Junior crew holds its edge through windy scrimmage

What Saturday lacked in rain it made up for in bluster, as…

  • Mar 28th, 2017 12:27pm

Islander combines philanthropy with psychology in money-giving project

By SARAH LOW Reporter What would you do if a stranger handed…

  • Mar 21st, 2017 11:30am

Rowing club brings home 13 medals from Green Lake regatta

If it’s a rainy Saturday in March and there are as many…

  • Mar 21st, 2017 11:56am

Island veterans’ group working to connect with growing number of younger vets

This Saturday, members of the Vashon Veterans’ Association will host an open…

  • Mar 21st, 2017 11:58am

Off the Rock and under the radar March 8 – 15

The Beachcomber offers this weekly collection of stories from everywhere but Washington…

  • Mar 16th, 2017 11:24am

For junior rowers, spring season begins with strong scrimmage

The Vashon Island Rowing Club’s junior crew kicked off its 2017 spring…

  • Mar 14th, 2017 10:41am

Off the Rock and under the radar March 1 – 8

The Beachcomber offers this weekly collection of stories from everywhere but Washington…

  • Mar 9th, 2017 11:54am

Off the Rock and under the radar Feb. 22 – March 1

The Beachcomber offers this weekly collection of stories from everywhere but Washington…

  • Mar 8th, 2017 11:41am

Off the Rock and under the radar Feb. 8 – 15

The Beachcomber offers this weekly collection of stories from everywhere but Washington…

  • Feb 15th, 2017 2:22pm

Islanders organize multi-day program to get people talking about death

Tired of talking about politics? Tired of trying to avoid talking about…

  • Feb 14th, 2017 11:38am

Off the Rock and under the radar Feb. 1 – Feb. 8

The Beachcomber offers this weekly collection of stories from everywhere but Washington…

  • Feb 8th, 2017 2:32pm

Off the Rock and under the radar Jan. 25 – Feb. 1

Well, that was quite a week, wasn’t it? The Beachcomber offers this…

  • Feb 1st, 2017 2:35pm

Volunteers count 77 Vashon homeless during revamped county-wide effort

For three, chilly pre-dawn hours last Friday morning, local volunteers combed the…

  • Jan 31st, 2017 11:43am

Off the Rock and under the radar Jan. 18 – 25

The news we’re reading this week that hasn’t made the big headlines:…

  • Jan 27th, 2017 9:45am

Off the Rock and under the radar Jan. 11 – 18

The Beachcomber’s weekly offering of noteworthy, non-Vashon news stories from around the…

  • Jan 18th, 2017 2:28pm

Off the Rock and under the radar

Welcome to The Beachcomber’s new weekly offering of noteworthy, non-Vashon news stories…

  • Jan 11th, 2017 12:06pm

Medical cannabis in Washington: Answers to some common questions

Medical cannabis has been legal in Washington since 1998, but the passage…

  • Jan 11th, 2017 8:42am

Senior center trip to cannabis shop focused on reducing fear, stigma

By SARAH LOW Staff Writer The Vashon Senior Center offers programming that…

  • Dec 27th, 2016 11:22am

Take an island senior to lunch

Vashon resident, author and host of the monthly Continuing Conversations discussion series,…

  • Dec 20th, 2016 11:50am

COMMENTARY: Canada’s Kinder Morgan Pipeline plan could destroy the Salish Sea, lead to the extinction of the Southern Resident Killer Whales.

Ah, Justin Trudeau, what have you done? The political love affair many…

  • Dec 13th, 2016 11:18am