Bainbridge school district gathering opinions on new $15 million bond

The Bainbridge Island School District is surveying islanders to see if there is public support for a $15 million bond… Continue reading

Bainbridge blotter | Woman injured after hitting tree

Selected reports from the Bainbridge Island Police Department blotter. THURSDAY, JULY 19 11:17 p.m. A 24-year-old Bainbridge woman suffered a… Continue reading

Island artists lead teen filmmaking class

Audrey Lane and Ilen Halogram, the duo behind the immersive I AM HALO audio/visual production, will lead a four-day filmmaking… Continue reading

Elvis’ ’68 ‘Comeback Special’ on the big screen

The iconic televised Elvis Presley concert, which originally aired on Dec. 3, 1968 and has since become known as the… Continue reading

Winter Studio Tour issues call for artists

Artist applications are now available for the 2018 Winter Studio Tour on Bainbridge Island. The art show is scheduled to… Continue reading

BPA offers fall classes for kids, adults

BPA Theatre School is now registering would-be students for an enticing array of fall classes for pupils of all ages.… Continue reading

The double feature is an American summertime screen staple: Review culture writer picks five pairs of movie mates

Though fewer drive-in theaters dot the landscape these days than in summers past, their primary product, the double bill, remains… Continue reading

Swamp Thing | Raging Moderate

During the 2016 Presidential Election, Donald Trump famously proclaimed he would drain the swamp in Washington. But looking at the Continue reading...

Poverty, Violence and Spiritual Wildfires | Robert C. Koehler

“They take advantage of that opportunity and they shoot into a crowd, no matter who they hit.” The news this Continue reading...

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Today’s cartoon for Thursday, Aug. 16

Today’s cartoon is by Bob Englehart. Continue reading...

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Honestly Looking at Family Values | Wim Laven

A recent look at the GOP’s platform on immigration was quite heartbreaking; they want to break up and damage good Continue reading...

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Hjerrild awarded doctorate degree

Natasha E. Hjerrild, a member of Bainbridge High’s Class of 2008, was awarded a doctorate’s degree in photovoltaic and renewable… Continue reading

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Bainbridge blotter | Trashy tenants

Selected reports from the Bainbridge Island Police Department blotter. MONDAY, JULY 16 3:02 p.m. A 67-year-old Bainbridge man called police… Continue reading



Robert Hunter talks ‘Relapse’ at Eagle Harbor Books

Nashville-based recording artist/author Robert Hunter will visit Eagle Harbor Book Company to discuss his new novel “Relapse: A Love Story”… Continue reading


100-minute magic: Island Theatre’s 10 Minute Play Festival storms the stage

Two very different takes on artificial intelligence, a quest for revenge, sibling rivalry, a mysterious past romance with political overtones,… Continue reading



Split results for BHS alumni runners

The annual race between alumni of the Bainbridge Island cross country team and Bainbridge High’s current crop of runners was… Continue reading

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Liberman competes at Nationals

Kiernan Liberman of Bainbridge Island Diving Club represented Bainbridge Island at the U.S. Diving Junior Olympic National Championships held at… Continue reading

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Domestic violence IS preventable: July 21’s Refuse To Abuse 5k is a unique run/walk through every level of Safeco Field, from the players’ tunnel to the final lap around the field.

LifeWire provides a lifeline for woman fleeing abuse

Refuse to Abuse 5K at Safeco Field raises funds and awareness to fight domestic violence


Top Komen Race for the Cure fundraisers Heidi May, left, and Laura Mendoza. Mendoza was the No. 1 overall fundraiser for 2017 and May was the No. 1 survivor fundraiser. Photo by Scott Eklund/Red Box Pictures

‘Pink Sisterhood’ unites to Race for the Cure

Walk, run, volunteer or donate to create life-saving change in the fight against breast cancer



Claire Gace

Catherine Claire Gace, née Elliott, passed away June 29, 2018. She was born in Johannesburg, South Africa to an academic… Continue reading

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Dick Baker

Dick Baker was born on Sept. 11, 1939 in Canton, Ohio. He died July 14, 2018 of complications following a… Continue reading

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