Luciano Marano

BPA stages ‘Mamma Mia!” in May

Set sail for paradise this May at Bainbridge Performing Arts with a new production of the storytelling magic of ABBA’s timeless songs and the hilarious… Continue reading

First loss chinks Spartan boys’ LAX armor

The Bainbridge High School varsity boys lacrosse team suffered their first loss of the season Saturday, March 30 against the visitors from Nanaimo, British Columbia,… Continue reading

Island symphony stages ‘Rebellion!’

Bainbridge Symphony Orchestra and conductor Mario Alejandro Torres will present a program dedicated to a pair of composers who have stood bravely against oppression and… Continue reading

BIPD set to welcome new K9 officer

The Bainbridge Island Police Department will soon welcome to their ranks a new four-legged officer. Whitney, an 11-month-old, 78-pound bloodhound puppy, will be the island… Continue reading

St. Cecilia again hosts Compline choir

The Men’s Compline Choir of Bainbridge Island will again sing the Office of Compline at 8 p.m. Sunday, April 7 at Saint Cecilia Parish. Compline,… Continue reading

Two losses tarnish stellar Spartan baseball record

Two consecutive losses at home closed the fourth week of the baseball season for the Bainbridge High varsity squad, marring an otherwise perfect season record… Continue reading

Bainbridge blotter | Your son has been arrested

Selected reports from the Bainbridge Island Police Department blotter. SUNDAY, MARCH 10 11:13 a.m. Police were forced to request a white Chevy Astro Van be… Continue reading

Serious fare: BPA Theatre School Teen Lab stage stories of bullies, mortality and school shootings

No kiddie stuff here. The students of Bainbridge Performing Arts’ Theatre School will stage two one-act plays as part of this year’s “Teen Lab” program;… Continue reading

Brief, aberrant rise in ejections draws official WIAA notice

An unexpected and uncharacteristic rise in incidents of behavior resulting in ejection from Washington Interscholastic Activities Association-sanctioned events — especially high school basketball games during… Continue reading

Trashion Show returns to IslandWood

The fourth annual Bainbridge Island Trashion Show will again be held Sunday, April 14 at IslandWood. There will be two shows this year: a non-juried… Continue reading

Meeting scheduled to update neighbors on Winslow construction

Olympic Property Group and Sound West Group will host an informational public meeting regarding the Bainbridge Landing Project at 6 p.m. Wednesday, April 3 at… Continue reading

A Hollywood holiday: Review culture writer picks five vacation movies

Tis the season to take a break. A Spring Break, that is. And with summer at last in sight (sort of) — it seems an… Continue reading

Spartans slay Nathan Hale in boys LAX

The Bainbridge High School varsity boys lacrosse team hit the road and bested Nathan Hale Thursday, March 21, earning a decisive 18-3 win against the… Continue reading

Island sailing teams rock early season regattas

Sailors from the Bainbridge High School sailing team competed in regattas in two separate locations on Saturday, March 23 and Sunday, March 24. A team… Continue reading

A novel view: Bainbridge grad debuts island-set satire ‘Cheer Up, Mr. Widdicombe’

It begins, as so many Bainbridge stories do, on a tennis court. From there the Widdicombe family’s summer spirals, ultimately involving some drastic decorating, a… Continue reading

Big BHS win for boys LAX against Tualatin

An 11-4 win against the visiting squad from Tualatin, in Oregon, continued the so-far perfect season of the Bainbridge High School boys varsity lacrosse team… Continue reading

Bainbridge boys score shutout soccer win against Bishop Blanchet

The pivot point came late in the day when the Bainbridge High varsity boys soccer team bested the visitors from Bishop Blanchet Friday, March 22.… Continue reading

Garfield latest conquest for BHS baseball team

Yup, still perfect. The Bainbridge High School varsity baseball team continued their flawless run Monday, March 25, with a 8-6 win against Garfield on the… Continue reading

Bainbridge blotter | DUI on the 305

Selected reports from the Bainbridge Island Police Department blotter. SUNDAY, MARCH 10 3:20 a.m. A 38-year-old Hansville woman was arrested for driving under the influence.… Continue reading

Farmers market returns to Winslow Town Square

The Bainbridge Island Farmers Market returns to the Town Square, between city hall and Bainbridge Performing Arts, at 9 a.m. Saturday, April 6 for the… Continue reading