Karen Griffiths

The Port Angeles High School equestrian team is made up of

KAREN GRIFFITHS’ PENINSULA HORSEPLAY: Leaving homestead stirs memories

AHH, YES, THE days of wine and roses — or extended sunshine and warmer temperatures — are among us and glorious for riding. Normally, I’d… Continue reading

The Port Angeles High School equestrian team is made up of
Sarge has a new life in Sequim because he refused to get in horse trailers that would have carried him to an awful fate. ()

KAREN GRIFFITHS’ PENINSULA HORSEPLAY: Inspiring story of a horse that refused to be taken to slaughter house — and the organization that found him a new loving home

I love sharing this story of success from the horse-rescue organization run by Valerie Jackson and Diane Royall called OPEN — Olympic Peninsula Equine Network… Continue reading

Sarge has a new life in Sequim because he refused to get in horse trailers that would have carried him to an awful fate. ()
During their first of three qualifying meets

KAREN GRIFFITHS’ PENINSULA HORSEPLAY: New farrier brings expertise to Peninsula

“ANNOUNCEMENTS, ANNOUNCEMENTS, ANNOUNCEMENTS.” Does anyone else recall singing that song at Girl Scout, Boy Scout or YMCA camp? 'Twas a song that ended almost every… Continue reading

During their first of three qualifying meets
Karen Griffiths holds pony Snowball Express’ lead as he caters to grand-nephew

KAREN GRIFFITHS’ PENINSULA HORSEPLAY: Pony offers years of love, riding to family

IT WAS AUGUST 1997 when Snow entered my family’s lives. We’d all left our separate houses to move to up to Sequim from California. My… Continue reading

Karen Griffiths holds pony Snowball Express’ lead as he caters to grand-nephew
Freedom Farm’s owner Mary Gallagher

KAREN GRIFFITHS’ PENINSULA HORSEPLAY: Family that rides together, stays together

IT’S A SMART man who supports his wife’s passion for horses; more so when he takes part in riding lessons, too. Yes, a willingness to… Continue reading

Freedom Farm’s owner Mary Gallagher
John and Sharon Trombly.  On her finger is the wedding ring donated by a generous widow. (Karen Griffiths/for Peninsula Daily News)

Widow gives Peninsula Home Fund couple a gift from the heart — her wedding rings

EDITOR'S NOTE — See accompanying story today, "Jim's Pharmacy helps 'hand up, not handout' Peninsula Home Fund with $1,043," https://www.peninsuladailynews.com/article/20150118/NEWS/150119985 You can donate to the… Continue reading

John and Sharon Trombly.  On her finger is the wedding ring donated by a generous widow. (Karen Griffiths/for Peninsula Daily News)
John and Sharon Trombly.  On her finger is the wedding ring donated by a generous widow. (Karen Griffiths/for Peninsula Daily News)

Widow gives Peninsula Home Fund couple a gift from the heart — her wedding rings

EDITOR'S NOTE — See accompanying story today, "Jim's Pharmacy helps 'hand up, not handout' Peninsula Home Fund with $1,043," https://www.peninsuladailynews.com/article/20150118/NEWS/150119985 You can donate to the… Continue reading

John and Sharon Trombly.  On her finger is the wedding ring donated by a generous widow. (Karen Griffiths/for Peninsula Daily News)
John and Sharon Trombly.  On her finger is the wedding ring donated by a generous widow. (Karen Griffiths/for Peninsula Daily News)

Widow gives Peninsula Home Fund couple a gift from the heart — her wedding rings

EDITOR'S NOTE — See accompanying story today, "Jim's Pharmacy helps 'hand up, not handout' Peninsula Home Fund with $1,043," https://www.peninsuladailynews.com/article/20150118/NEWS/150119985 You can donate to the… Continue reading

John and Sharon Trombly.  On her finger is the wedding ring donated by a generous widow. (Karen Griffiths/for Peninsula Daily News)
John and Sharon Trombly.  On her finger is the wedding ring donated by a generous widow. (Karen Griffiths/for Peninsula Daily News)

Widow gives Peninsula Home Fund couple a gift from the heart — her wedding rings

EDITOR'S NOTE — See accompanying story today, "Jim's Pharmacy helps 'hand up, not handout' Peninsula Home Fund with $1,043." You can donate to the Peninsula… Continue reading

John and Sharon Trombly.  On her finger is the wedding ring donated by a generous widow. (Karen Griffiths/for Peninsula Daily News)
Kyle Ellis shares his story of how through determination

KAREN GRIFFITHS’ PENINSULA HORSEPLAY: Focus, resolve lead to horseman’s success

UNDER THE BEST of circumstances, it takes talent, hard work and persistence to excel at showing horses. So how did someone living with a severe… Continue reading

Kyle Ellis shares his story of how through determination
Stephen Cade

PENINSULA HOME FUND — For father, daughter, small amount made a big difference

EDITOR'S NOTE — See accompanying story today, "THANK YOU! THANK YOU! Home Fund hits $256,014." For 27 years, Peninsula Daily News readers in Jefferson and… Continue reading

Stephen Cade
Stephen Cade

PENINSULA HOME FUND — For father, daughter, small amount made a big difference

EDITOR'S NOTE — See accompanying story today, "THANK YOU! THANK YOU! Home Fund hits $256,014." For 27 years, Peninsula Daily News readers in Jefferson and… Continue reading

Stephen Cade
Stephen Cade

PENINSULA HOME FUND — For father, daughter, small amount made a big difference

EDITOR'S NOTE — See accompanying story today, "THANK YOU! THANK YOU! Home Fund hits $256,014." For 27 years, Peninsula Daily News readers in Jefferson and… Continue reading

Stephen Cade
Stephen Cade

PENINSULA HOME FUND — For father, daughter, small amount made a big difference

EDITOR'S NOTE — See accompanying story today, "THANK YOU! THANK YOU! Home Fund hits $256,014." For 27 years, Peninsula Daily News readers in Jefferson and… Continue reading

Stephen Cade
Stephen Cade

PENINSULA HOME FUND — For father, daughter, small amount made a big difference

EDITOR'S NOTE — See accompanying story today, "THANK YOU! THANK YOU! Home Fund hits $256,014." For 27 years, Peninsula Daily News readers in Jefferson and… Continue reading

Stephen Cade
The Home Fund is about giving those in need a little help and hope to those who've fallen on hard times

PENINSULA HOME FUND — Volunteer case managers are the powering force behind the helping ‘hand up’

EDITOR'S NOTE: For 27 years, Peninsula Daily News readers in Jefferson and Clallam counties have supported the “hand up, not a handout” Peninsula Home Fund.… Continue reading

The Home Fund is about giving those in need a little help and hope to those who've fallen on hard times
The Home Fund is about giving those in need a little help and hope to those who've fallen on hard times

PENINSULA HOME FUND — Volunteer case managers are the powering force behind the helping ‘hand up’

EDITOR'S NOTE: For 27 years, Peninsula Daily News readers in Jefferson and Clallam counties have supported the “hand up, not a handout” Peninsula Home Fund.… Continue reading

The Home Fund is about giving those in need a little help and hope to those who've fallen on hard times
Doug Stork reads to his granddaughter

PENINSULA HOME FUND — When a family’s world turned upside-down, Home Fund was there for them

EDITOR'S NOTE: For 26 years, Peninsula Daily News readers in Jefferson and Clallam counties have supported the “hand up, not a handout” Peninsula Home Fund.… Continue reading

Doug Stork reads to his granddaughter
Doug Stork reads to his granddaughter

PENINSULA HOME FUND — When a family’s world turned upside-down, Home Fund was there for them

EDITOR'S NOTE: For 26 years, Peninsula Daily News readers in Jefferson and Clallam counties have supported the “hand up, not a handout” Peninsula Home Fund.… Continue reading

Doug Stork reads to his granddaughter
Doug Stork reads to his granddaughter

PENINSULA HOME FUND — When a family’s world turned upside-down, Home Fund was there for them

EDITOR'S NOTE: For 26 years, Peninsula Daily News readers in Jefferson and Clallam counties have supported the “hand up, not a handout” Peninsula Home Fund.… Continue reading

Doug Stork reads to his granddaughter