Brian Kelly

Bainbridge school district superintendent to get new three-year contract, pay raise

The Bainbridge Island School Board was expected to approve a new contract for District Superintendent Peter Bang-Knudsen at its meeting this week. The three-year contract… Continue reading

Bainbridge officials present Peltier with letter of reprimand

Bainbridge Island’s top elected city officials have issued a letter of reprimand to embattled first-term Councilman Ron Peltier. The city released a copy of the… Continue reading

Housing Kitsap agrees to sell 550 Madison Apartments to Madison Avenue Development

Housing Kitsap has agreed to sell the 550 Madison Apartments to Madison Avenue Development for $1.75 million. Madison Avenue Development will partner with Housing Resources… Continue reading

Lights of Liberty on Bainbridge Island | Photo gallery

More than 80 islanders gathered for a “Lights for Liberty” candlelight vigil at Seabold United Methodist Church to highlight the humanitarian crisis at the United… Continue reading

HRB and developer ink deal to buy 550 Madison Apartments

Housing Resources Bainbridge announced Monday it will join with a Bainbridge developer to buy the 550 Madison Apartments. The impending sale, however, will mean the… Continue reading

Trump’s 128th week in office | In cartoons

What else can we say? Tanks for the memories. Our cartoon chronicle of the 45th president continues with a look back at President Donald J.… Continue reading

Bainbridge council votes to seek $8 million in bonds

Bainbridge Island will borrow less money than previously planned to pay for its new police/court facility. The Bainbridge council agreed at its meeting last week… Continue reading

Lights for Liberty: Bainbridge Islanders protest treatment of refugees at government migrant camps

It’s happening. Again. In front of our own eyes. Families carted away by government order to concentration camps, under the false flag of national security.… Continue reading

Edible Garden Tour offers an itinerary you can sink your teeth into

Darren Murphy is an expert at making apples-to-apples comparisons. Murphy, a founding member and current president of the Bainbridge Island Fruit Club, is opening his… Continue reading

Bainbridge council considers changes to city’s ethics program

The Ethics Board may stay in place, after all. The Bainbridge Island City Council is building consensus on possible changes to the city’s ethics program.… Continue reading

Congressman Kilmer explains vote against Trump impeachment

Congressman Derek Kilmer — one of eight members of the Washington state’s 10-member delegation in the U.S. House of Representatives who voted against a resolution… Continue reading

Weekend weather report: Any time now | The Bainbridge Blab

The rain clouds will disappear and Bainbridge Island is going to be soaked in sunshine. Any time now. Really. Well, anywho, that’s the latest weekend… Continue reading

Primary ballot to include name of candidate who abandoned Bainbridge council race

Ashley Mathews’ name will be on the Primary Election ballot, despite her dropping out of the race for the District 2 North Ward seat on… Continue reading

Candidate pulls out of Bainbridge Island City Council race

The final two candidates for the November ballot in the race for Bainbridge Island City Council District 2 North Ward seat may be settled before… Continue reading

Council votes to reprimand Councilman Peltier for bad behavior

Council warns more penalties to follow if Peltier doesn’t clean up act.

Trump’s 127th week in office | In cartoons

Our cartoon chronicle of the 45th president continues with a look back at Week 127 of Donald J. Trump in the White House. A warning:… Continue reading

More 4 – A July Fourth extravaganza, Part 2 | Photo gallery

Oh say can you see, the end of this parade? Not for a while! The Review’s own Brian Kelly shares a grand collection of photos… Continue reading

More 4 – A July Fourth extravaganza | Photo gallery

It was a day of red, white and whew! Thousands descended on downtown Winslow for Bainbridge Island’s Grand Old Fourth of July celebration. Brian Kelly… Continue reading

Bainbridge baseball team wins District 2 championship

Bainbridge Island’s comeback kids won the Washington Little League District 2 Championship Baseball Tournament and will now challenge for the state crown this weekend in… Continue reading

HRB now looking to partner with Bainbridge businessman on redevelopment of 550 Madison Apartments property

Housing Resources Bainbridge is taking a new look at how to save the affordable housing units at the 550 Madison Apartments. The 13-unit apartment complex… Continue reading