Brian Kelly

Proposed apartment building in Winslow gets nod from Design Review Board

The plan to expand Eagle Harbor Inn with a new building on the other side of Madison Avenue has now been modified into a 10-unit… Continue reading

Bainbridge Island Land Trust launches new preservation effort

The Bainbridge Island Land Trust has started a new fundraising drive to buy and protect five properties on the island. Officials with the nonprofit said… Continue reading

Go Big Blue | Photo of the day 5.7

The Bainbridge Spartan girls lacrosse team huddles before the start of their state playoff game Monday against the Ballard Beavers. The Spartans won convincingly, 20-4,… Continue reading

Step up and slurp | Photo of the day 5.6

Josh Bouma, a shellfish biologist with the Puget Sound Restoration Fund and the manager of its Pinto Abalone program, puts a freshly shucked oyster on… Continue reading

Out of the ashes | Photo of the day 5.5

Sally O’Callaghan and Jackie Reed add wood to a fire on the beach at Fay Bainbridge Park Saturday while Shannon Buxton and Kathy Mitchell (center)… Continue reading

Who’s got talent? | Photo of the day 5.4

Coach Drew Keller talks with Craig Heisinger, vice president of Select soccer for the Bainbridge Island Football Club, during a calm moment at the registration… Continue reading

TRAVEL ADVISORY | Ferry service interrupted after suspicious package found at Colman Dock

Washington State Ferries shut down the Seattle ferry terminal during the evening commute on Friday, May 4 after a suspicious package was discovered. Colman Dock… Continue reading

BHS wins in Spartan scorefest

TACOMA - The Bainbridge Spartans snapped a three-game skid in girls varsity water polo with an impressive 17-3 win over Foss/Mount Tahoma earlier this week.… Continue reading

Weekend weather report: Sunny Saturday | The Bainbridge Blab

Hoping for some sunny weather on Bainbridge Island this weekend? It looks like Saturday is the pony to bet on. That’s the latest forecast from… Continue reading

Fetching weather | Photo of the day 5.1

Tuesday turned out to be a fine day for fetching at the Strawberry Hill Dog Park. Roughly a half-dozen dogs and their owners enjoyed an… Continue reading

Early finish for BHS against Ballard

BAINBRIDGE - The Spartans recorded its fifth run-rule victory of the season in girls varsity softball with a 19-0 win over Ballard on a sunny… Continue reading

Trump’s 66th week in office | In cartoons

Pardonne-moi mon chéri. We interrupt this international love fest of hand-holding, French kisses and sweet nothings to bring you our continuing cartoon chronicle of the… Continue reading

Young Spartan squad throws scare into MI

It wasn’t a win according to the scoreboard, but the payoff was powerful nonetheless for the Spartans in Tuesday’s major matchup against Mercer Island in… Continue reading

WSP: Eagle Harbor shooter talked of suicide, killing others before standoff

The gunman killed by police last summer on his sailboat in Eagle Harbor was shot seven times, according to a Washington State Patrol investigation into… Continue reading

Not this time | Photo of the day 4.30

Spartan goalkeeper Taylor Jumpa blocks a shot on goal during Bainbridge’s home matchup Monday against Gig Harbor in girls varsity water polo at the Bainbridge… Continue reading

The root of the problem | Photo of the day 4.29

Dan Meyer and Sally Hewett try to remove a particularly stubborn holly root during a work party organized by the Bainbridge Island Land Trust Sunday… Continue reading

Bainbridge golf coach resigns

BAINBRIDGE - The Bainbridge Spartans are looking for a new coach to lead the boys golf team. Austin Hurt, who has led the boys program… Continue reading

Destined for destruction | Photo of the day 4.28

Volunteers with the Kiwanis Club of Bainbridge Island gather bags and boxes of paperwork from a steady stream of cars Saturday at the Columbia Bank… Continue reading

Board of commissioners looks at possible changes

Bainbridge parks officials will meet next week to talk about a possible retreat for the board of commissioners. Also on the agenda: a review of… Continue reading

For those about to rock | Photo of the day 4.27

Sebastian Hagman, drummer with Cherry Picker, maneuvers a cymbal into place as the band sets up before Friday’s Teen Program concert at Strawberry Hill Park.… Continue reading