Business

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 1, 2014

Lodging association launches new program

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

  • Jun 1, 2014

Longtime owners of Schmidt’s bid partial farewell to Bainbridge

1986 was a good year. In 1986 Mike Tyson became boxing’s youngest heavyweight champion, Frank Zappa played a crime boss during a hilarious guest appearance on “Miami Vice,” Geraldo Rivera showed us exactly what was in Al Capone’s vault and Van Halen began their first tour with new lead singer Sammy Hagar.

Mal Warwick is next speaker at BASE

Building a Sustainable Economy (BASE) Lecture Series welcomes Mal Warwick, co-author of “The Business Solution to Poverty: Designing Products and Services for Three Billion New Customers” at 5:30 p.m. Friday, May 9 at the Bainbridge Public Library.

  • May 7, 2014

KDOG welcomes guest speaker in Poulsbo Tuesday

Michael Felts is the guest speaker at the next Kitsap Development Officers Group meeting, noon to 1:30 p.m. Tuesday, May 6 at the Poulsbo Library.

  • May 5, 2014

Sound Publishing announces management change for Kitsap newspapers

Sound Publishing has announced a strategic change in its management of its papers in Kitsap County.

  • May 1, 2014

Yenne joins Puget Sound Bank

Puget Sound Bank recently announced Connie Yenne of Bainbridge Island has joined the company as vice president, controller.

  • Apr 29, 2014

Rolling Bay Winery wins gold medal

Rolling Bay Winery’s 2012 Chardonnay Reserve wowed the judges and won a gold medal at the 2014 San Francisco Chronicle Wine Competition.

  • Apr 29, 2014

El Dot Designs brings Pop-Up show to Winslow

The Charrette space on Bainbridge Island will host a Pop-Up show and shop by El Dot Designs during the month of May.

  • Apr 25, 2014

BASE series continues with guest speaker Amy Cortese

Amy Cortese is the guest speaker at the next Building a Sustainable Economy (BASE) lecture at 5:30 p.m. Friday, April 11 at the Bainbridge Public Library.

  • Apr 11, 2014

Bainbridge Organic Distillers’ whiskey wins international tasting award

Yes, they'll have another. Award that is.

  • Mar 18, 2014

BASE series continues with Roger Weed

Rogers Weed, former director of Washington State’s Department of Commerce, is the guest speaker at the next Building a Sustainable Economy (BASE) lecture at 5:30 p.m. Friday, March 14 at the Bainbridge Public Library.

  • Mar 14, 2014

Bainbridge Organic Distillers awarded ‘World’s Best Vodka’

Bainbridge Organic Distillers has another award-winning bottle on the shelf.

  • Mar 1, 2014

New Motion welcomes new therapist

Monica Schutt will join the team at New Motion Physical Therapy in March.

  • Feb 19, 2014

Co-founder of Free People’s Store is next BASE speaker

Judy Wicks — the founder of White Dog Café and the co-founder of the original Free People's Store, now known as Urban Outfitters — is the guest lecturer for the next edition of the Building A Sustainable Economy (BASE) lecture series.

  • Feb 11, 2014

Bainbridge downtown association gets $10K donation from Kitsap Bank

Bainbridge businesses have just received an economic boost.

Bainbridge hotel wins Best Western’s highest award

The Best Western Plus Bainbridge Island Suites has been recognized with the M.K. Guertin Award, the hotel chain’s highest honor.

  • Jan 27, 2014

New chief financial officer joins Kitsap Bank

Alan Crain has joined Kitsap Bank as executive vice president and chief financial officer.

  • Jan 27, 2014

New financial advisor joins Edward Jones team on Bainbridge Island

The financial services firm Edward Jones has hired Patty Perez as the new financial advisor for its Bainbridge Island branch office.

  • Jan 22, 2014

Future of Fish founder to speak at next BASE lecture

Today, 85 percent of the world’s wild fisheries are overfished or at maximum capacity.

  • Jan 13, 2014