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Money coach helps couples start off on the right foot financially

Bainbridge financial expert offers advice for planning ahead.

Bainbridge approves grants to spur tourism

The Bainbridge Island City Council approved $135,000 in Lodging Tax funds at its meeting this week that will be used for projects that either promote tourism on Bainbridge Island, or support the operation of tourism related facilities.

  • Mar 5th, 2015

BIDA announces officers for 2015

The Bainbridge Island Downtown Association has announced its board of directors for 2015.

  • Mar 1st, 2015

BASE Lecture tackles Washington cannabis biz

Though it's been just two years since Washington state legalized recreational marijuana, the brief passage of time has seen some historically significant changes occur rapidly.

  • Feb 13th, 2015

New exercise studio opening early next month

Barrecor, a new exercise studio, will open soon in the Hildebrand Village.

  • Jan 28th, 2015

New owner takes over Silver Screen Video

Silver Screen Video may be one of the last of its kind in Kitsap County, but it’s not going anywhere. The video and DVD rental store will carry on under new owner and movie enthusiast, Colin Randall.

J’Aime les Crepes named second in annual TV contest

J’Aime les Crepes, the Kingston-based creperie which opened a second location earlier this year on Madrone Lane, was awarded second place in this year’s KING5 Evening Magazine’s “Best of Western Washington.”

  • Dec 1st, 2014

Harris earns PCAM designation

The Property Group on Bainbridge Island is proud to announce Laura Harris has achieved the PCAM designation (Professional Community Association Manager). The PCAM is the pinnacle designation of Community Association Management.

  • Oct 29th, 2014

Bainbridge skincare business starts small but is looking big

It all started in the family kitchen. The idea for HANA Organic Skincare, however, really got cooking on Bainbridge Island in 2011 when founder Karen Ries began studying herbalism.

PHC Construction earns Built Green Hammer award

PHC Construction of Bainbridge Island has been honored with a 2014 Built Green Hammer award by the Master Builders Association.

  • Aug 30th, 2014

BIDA to meet next week

The Bainbridge Island Downtown Association will hold its next Downtown Merchant Quarterly Meeting on Thursday, Sept. 4 at the Bainbridge Island Museum of Art.

  • Aug 26th, 2014

Realogics Sotheby’s International Realty to host Bainbridge waterfront home tour

Research indicates soaring median home prices, sinking inventory.

  • Jul 11th, 2014

Child Care Centers hires new director

Bainbridge Island Child Care Centers has a new executive director.

  • Jul 2nd, 2014

GoWireless Verizon opens new location at Island Village Shopping Center

GoWireless Verizon Wireless Premium Retailer has opened a new retail location at Island Village Shopping Center on High School Road.

  • Jun 15th, 2014

Lane is new BIDA executive director

The Bainbridge Island Downtown Association has hired Jerri Lane as the nonprofit’s new executive director.

  • Jun 15th, 2014

Puget Sound Energy starts website for company’s work on Bainbridge

Puget Sound Energy has launched a website for Bainbridge Island that highlights the utility's projects and other efforts on the island.

  • Jun 2nd, 2014

Leadership series coming in June

Leadership is about creating and responding to change, no matter the chair you’re leading from. One such change-maker in the community is Kathleen O’Brien, a nationally recognized leader in the field of sustainability.

  • Jun 2nd, 2014

BYOB, beer fans: Growlers coming to Walt’s Market

Walt Hannon now has his face on the label of a beer bottle. Can worldwide fame and the undying admiration of Bainbridge brew-ski aficionados be far behind?

Friday Harbor taps island firm

Shortly after the August 2013 fire that destroyed Spring Street Landing, the Port of Friday Harbor Board of Commissioners selected Peter Brachvogel and Stella Carosso, founders of Bainbridge Island firm BC&J Architects, to design a new waterfront development that welcomes visitors to San Juan Island’s Friday Harbor.

  • Jun 1st, 2014

Lodging association launches new program

Island lodgers and businesses are teaming up to boost the number of visitors to Bainbridge Island.

  • Jun 1st, 2014