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BHS boys go 1-for-1 in basketball

SEATTLE - Win some. Lose some. The Bainbridge High varsity boys basketball team did exactly that in their first two outings of the season. First,… Continue reading

BSO announces music director finalists

Bainbridge Symphony Orchestra director Wesley Schulz’s imminent departure portends a springtime evolution for the orchestra, said Bainbridge Performing Arts spokeswoman Sally Jo Martine. Following an… Continue reading

Tri-county poetry contest deadline looms

Collective Visions Gallery of Bremerton, Front Street Gallery of Poulsbo and the Poulsbohemian Coffeehouse are collectively sponsoring the seventh annual ARS POETICA Poetry Contest, and… Continue reading

Bainbridge blotter | The ex-girlfriend’s ‘lair’

Selected reports from the Bainbridge Island Police Department blotter. WEDNESDAY, DEC. 6 11:49 a.m. A 44-year-old Bainbridge Island man called police to report his car… Continue reading

Bainbridge boys suffer Lakeside loss in fourth straight basketball bruising

Though they scraped, shot and scored their way back from a dispiriting early deficit Tuesday night, the Bainbridge High boys varsity basketball team ultimately came… Continue reading

Back-to-back wins reset struggling Spartan girls

SEATTLE - Two recent wins, one at home and one the road, in two days seemed to reset the middling start of the Bainbridge High… Continue reading

Franklin defeats Spartan boys 69-55 in basketball

BAINBRIDGE - The Bainbridge High varsity boys basketball team suffered their third straight loss Friday, Dec. 8, in their home court debut against Franklin High.… Continue reading

Island parents preview active shooter training designed for Bainbridge youths

Parents received a preview of some weighty training slated for presentation to their children, students at Bainbridge and Eagle Harbor high schools, Tuesday night during… Continue reading

Spartan girls down 84-45 against Garfield

SEATTLE - The Bainbridge High varsity girls basketball team suffered an 84-45 loss on the road Wednesday, Dec. 6 at the hands of Garfield High.… Continue reading

Disappointing debut mars girls basketball season start

SEATTLE - The first two outings of the year were disappointing defeats for the Bainbridge High varsity girls basketball team. Against Port Angeles, on Wednesday,… Continue reading

Christmas classic reset in vintage Paris: Olympic Performance Group’s latest ‘Nutcracker’ is glitzy, glamorous gift

Mimes, berets, a certain iconic Parisian tower, and the moody music of Édith Piaf may not be the first things that come to mind when… Continue reading

Spartans win some, lose some in year’s first home wrestling meet | Photo gallery

The first home outing of the season saw the Bainbridge High varsity wrestling team go 1-for-1 against visitors from Garfield and Franklin high schools late… Continue reading

‘In the Spirit’ presents tales for the season

Bainbridge-based Island Theatre will present an evening of dramatic readings of holiday season staples by some of the group’s favorite actors at 7:30 p.m. Saturday,… Continue reading

Best Bets for Dec. 15-17 | The Bainbridge Blab

It’s beginning to look a lot like Christmas. And that can only mean one thing. Dust off your beret, Bainbridge, and pour some vino, because… Continue reading

Spartan varsity boys basketball schedule

The Bainbridge Spartans return to the court this week after facing Franklin at home late last week. Next up for BHS: the Lakeside Lions in… Continue reading

Lesser Known Players debut little-known mystical masterpiece: ‘Forest Song’

Santa is missing. So, too, is everything from the Nativity. You’ll find no candy canes, no sugar plums, no chestnuts nor snowmen nor ugly sweaters… Continue reading

2017-18 Spartan winter sports preview | Spartans seek to navigate tough trail through Metro

An inaugural win followed by a dispiriting loss — in addition to another more tragic, off-court loss — began the season for the Bainbridge High… Continue reading

Bainbridge songwriter to serenade at Starbucks

Young Bainbridge-based singer/songwriter Lucia Opalka will perform as part of Starbucks and Seattle Theatre Group’s ongoing series, “Up Next: Live Music from Rising Stars” from… Continue reading

Law of the lens: Bainbridge photog to unveil gallery of work by his wandering eye

Evocative. Asked to articulate his primary artistic aspiration, Bainbridge Island lensman Andrew “Andy” Bergh said his pictures are all about inspiring a feeling in the… Continue reading

Third time’s not so charming for Bainbridge boys

SEATTLE - The third game of the year left the Bainbridge High varsity boys basketball team more down than up Tuesday, Dec. 5, following a… Continue reading