• Local abbot injured in Burien assault
    by Susan Riemer on April 20, 2019 at 1:00 am

    Vashon-Maury Island BeachcomberVashon-Maury Island Beachcomber - Your local homepage. Father Tryphon, the abbot at the All Merciful Saviour Monastery in Dockton, is recovering after being assaulted earlier this week. As of Friday afternoon, the suspect was still at large. Local abbot injured in Burien assaultSusan Riemer […]

  • Joel Roger Veatch
    by Wire Service on April 18, 2019 at 8:30 am

    Vashon-Maury Island BeachcomberVashon-Maury Island Beachcomber - Your local homepage. Husband, father, brother, son, friend and mentor, Joel Roger Veatch made a sudden departure from this world on the first day of spring, March 20, 2019 at the young age of 57 in Seattle, WA. Joel Roger VeatchWire Servic […]

  • Kathleen Taylor Haygood
    by Wire Service on April 18, 2019 at 8:30 am

    Vashon-Maury Island BeachcomberVashon-Maury Island Beachcomber - Your local homepage. She volunteered as a receptionist at the Vashon Senior Center and as a shift head at Granny’s Attic. Kathleen Taylor HaygoodWire Servic […]

  • James C. Tharp
    by Wire Service on April 18, 2019 at 8:30 am

    Vashon-Maury Island BeachcomberVashon-Maury Island Beachcomber - Your local homepage. He was born in Seattle, served in Korea during the Vietnam War, and moved to Vashon in the early 70s James C. TharpWire Servic […]

  • Justin Ray Hagerty
    by Wire Service on April 18, 2019 at 8:30 am

    Vashon-Maury Island BeachcomberVashon-Maury Island Beachcomber - Your local homepage. Justin was a strong man with a gentle soul. Justin Ray HagertyWire Servic […]

  • VHS baseball suffers back-to-back losses
    by Wire Service on April 17, 2019 at 8:30 am

    Vashon-Maury Island BeachcomberVashon-Maury Island Beachcomber - Your local homepage. After a week off, Vashon High School baseball came up short in non-league games against Overlake/Bear Creek, 0-4 and again at home vs Peninsula High School 8-11. VHS baseball suffers back-to-back lossesWire Servic […]

  • VIRC has strong showing at Covered Bridge regatta
    by Wire Service on April 17, 2019 at 8:30 am

    Vashon-Maury Island BeachcomberVashon-Maury Island Beachcomber - Your local homepage. Vashon Island Rowing Club came home with 11 medals from last weekend’s Covered Bridge Regatta on Dexter Lake near Eugene, Oregon. Returning to an event that has been sometimes plagued by rain and wind in recent years, VIRC was delighted to row in cool but mostly calm conditions all weekend. VIRC has strong showing at Covered Bridge regattaWire Servic […]

  • Soccer schedule heats up after strong start
    by Wire Service on April 17, 2019 at 8:30 am

    Vashon-Maury Island BeachcomberVashon-Maury Island Beachcomber - Your local homepage. The boys’ varsity soccer team played its final non-conference game last Thursday against the Marching Eagles at Klahowya High School. Soccer schedule heats up after strong startWire Servic […]

  • Burton Beach rower sets world record
    by Wire Service on April 17, 2019 at 8:30 am

    Vashon-Maury Island BeachcomberVashon-Maury Island Beachcomber - Your local homepage. Last week, the Burton Beach Rowing Club’s Gabrielle (Gabbie) Graves set a new world record for 16-year-olds on the indoor rowing machine, when she rowed a distance of 339 meters (about 1,112 feet) in one minute — besting the old record by 2 meters. Burton Beach rower sets world recordWire Servic […]

  • Outdoor preschool carries on in Cedarsong tradition
    by Susan Riemer on April 17, 2019 at 8:30 am

    Vashon-Maury Island BeachcomberVashon-Maury Island Beachcomber - Your local homepage. Young children are continuing to play and learn outdoors at the former home of Cedarsong Nature School, following the death last fall of Erin Kenny, the school’s founder. Outdoor preschool carries on in Cedarsong traditionSusan Riemer […]