Brian Kelly

Bainbridge boys to play for state title

The Bainbridge Island’s Little League 10/11 All Star baseball team is right where they wanted to be, and right where they hoped to be. On… Continue reading

Three roundabouts on Highway 305 now in WSDOT’s plan for Bainbridge

State officials are eyeing a series of roundabouts on Highway 305 as a possible solution to traffic snarls and safety problems on a stretch of… Continue reading

UPDATE | Pair of trees to blame for Wednesday’s power outage on Bainbridge

Two toppled trees were the cause of the power outage late Wednesday afternoon that left nearly half of Bainbridge Island without electricity. Two trees —… Continue reading

Bainbridge council picks Deets for deputy mayor post

Bainbridge Councilman Joe Deets is the new deputy mayor for Bainbridge Island. The Bainbridge Island City Council chose its new deputy mayor at its meeting… Continue reading

Weekend weather report: It’s getting hot, hot, hot! | The Bainbridge Blab

A scorcher! That’s what Bainbridge Island can expect this weekend, weather-wise, according to the latest forecast from the National Weather Service in Seattle. Friday’s sizzling… Continue reading

UPDATE | Bainbridge sees lights come back on

Puget Sound Energy has restored power to most of the homes on Bainbridge Island that lost power late Wednesday afternoon. PSE reported less than a… Continue reading

UPDATE | Nearly 4,000 without electricity on Bainbridge Island

Roughly half of Bainbridge Island was without power late Wednesday afternoon after electricity was knocked out to nearly 4,000 homes and businesses. Puget Sound Energy… Continue reading

Bainbridge Island hit with nearly 100 neighborhood power outages

Nearly 100 separate power outages in neighborhoods across central and south Bainbridge Island were reported just after 5 p.m. Wednesday. The outages stretched from South… Continue reading

Straight from the top | Photo of the day 7.10

Bainbridge Island Police Chief Matthew Hamner briefs reporters with an update on the fatality car accident on Father’s Day during a press conference in his… Continue reading

Bainbridge police to get mandatory body cameras

Bainbridge Island will buy new police body cameras for all of its officers, as well as dash-mounted cameras for the city’s patrol cars. And they’ll… Continue reading

Bainbridge council clears Prop. 1 for ballot

The Bainbridge Island City Council voted unanimously at its Tuesday meeting to send Proposition 1 — a $15 million bond request for new trails, sidewalks… Continue reading

Bainbridge council considers ballot measure to pay for new sidewalks, trails and other roadside improvements

If passed, property tax increase will cost median households an additional $185 annually.

UPDATE | Police awaiting toxicology report on fatal Bainbridge crash

Police probing a fatal collision where a jogger was struck and killed on Bainbridge Island on Father’s Day are awaiting toxicology reports from the driver… Continue reading

Body cams protect our citizens | Letter to the editor

To the editor: I want the city to pay all damage claims for police wrongdoing. Body cams assure that will be done. Not requiring mandatory… Continue reading

Fantastic Fourth | Photo gallery

The Review’s Brian Kelly was on hand for the annual Grand Ol’ Fourth festivities, from the street fair, to the pizza-eating contest, to the mile-long… Continue reading

Families Belong Together rally | Photo gallery

More than 200 people attended the Families Belong Together rally in Bainbridge Island Town Square, held as a benefit for KIND (Kids In Need of… Continue reading

Trump’s 76th week in office | In cartoons

Our cartoon cavalcade of the 45th president continues with this look back at Donald J. Trump’s 76th week in the White House. This week’s contributing… Continue reading

Berry delicious | Photo of the day 7.7

Tiller Hadley rushes back with a scouting report to his mom Amye Hadley as brother Abel conducts a field taste test of Meeker raspberries during… Continue reading

Photo of the day | Welcoming party 7.6

A pair of paddlers are greeted at the beach at Fay Bainbridge Park by a welcoming party Friday. Sunny weather with temperatures in the high… Continue reading

Grape expectations | Photo of the day 7.5

Mike Fitzgerald works to separate a tangle of Muller-Thurgau grape vines Thursday at Suyematsu & Bentryn Family Farms. (Brian Kelly | Bainbridge Island Review)… Continue reading