Letters to the Editor

Council should learn from its past mistakes | Letter to the editor

To the editor: Earth to city council; with the recent departure of city manager Doug Schultze and the kerfuffle of keeping Morgan Smith in the… Continue reading

  • Oct 15, 2018

Smart decisions on climate begin here | Letter to the editor

To the editor: This week’s Intergovernmental Panel on Climate Change report highlights our dire situation. Having known about climate change for decades we have done… Continue reading

  • Oct 15, 2018

Appleton represents the people she serves | Letter to the editor

To the editor: I support Rep. Sherry Appleton in her re-election bid to return to Olympia as our State Representative. As a 34-year resident of… Continue reading

  • Oct 13, 2018

Public input needed on WSF’s long-range plan | Letter to the editor

To the editor: The recent news coverage of ferry issues is much appreciated. It is important to shine a spotlight on the ferry system to… Continue reading

  • Oct 9, 2018

Vote ‘yes’ on I-1639 and prevent more tragedies | Letter to the editor

To the editor: We are writing today in support of Initiative 1639, Safe Schools, Safe Communities, which represents the most comprehensive gun safety initiative put… Continue reading

  • Oct 9, 2018

Andrews embodies our essential values | Letter to the editor

To the editor: I am writing in support of Nate Andrews as a candidate for the Kitsap Public Utility District 3 Commissioner position. I know… Continue reading

  • Oct 3, 2018

Let’s all do something to make a difference | Letter to the editor

To the editor: Jimmy and Rosalynn Carter have lived unselfish lives, planting the seeds of hope for their entire life times. (“Jimmy Carter’s uncommon decency”… Continue reading

  • Oct 2, 2018

Celebrate our soldiers, police and ICE agents | Letter to the editor

To the editor: A recent letter to editor applauded the historical Review for condemning “the tyranny of that era, the forceable internal deportation of our… Continue reading

  • Sep 25, 2018

City should get moving now on more bike lanes | Letter to the editor

To the editor: Bainbridge Island needs to install bike lanes now. We passed a bond to fund this yet no lanes created so far. Every… Continue reading

  • Sep 24, 2018

Come gather with Seniors for a Peaceful World | Letter to the editor

To the editor: UN Day of Peace is Sept. 21. Climate change is a personal human issue. We have forgotten our interconnectedness to the earth,… Continue reading

  • Sep 24, 2018

Islanders support Island Cup tourney | Letter to the editor

To the editor: Thank you Bainbridge Island! On behalf of Bainbridge Island FC, I’d like to thank the entire community for their patience and support… Continue reading

  • Sep 19, 2018

We need to pass Initiative 1631 | Letter to the editor

To the editor: I was raised in Washington state, third generation. My family lived in eastern Washington, where the summers are hot and the winters… Continue reading

  • Sep 18, 2018

Bold moves needed by our Bainbridge liberals | Letter to the editor

To the editor: The saying goes “to love a place, it must be lovely,” running counter to the time-honored tradition of Californication — an asphalt… Continue reading

  • Sep 12, 2018

History will remember those who stood up | Letter to the editor

To the editor: Thanks for your editorial decrying the President’s dangerous denunciation of our free press as an “enemy of the people.” The Review, more… Continue reading

  • Sep 10, 2018

Bad behavior can damage trust | Letter to the editor

To the editor: I was not surprised by Doug Schulze’s recent interview, in which he stated one of the reasons for leaving was conflicts with… Continue reading

  • Aug 30, 2018

Bon voyage and good luck | Letter to the editor

To the editor: It has been said that when someone shows you who they are you should believe them. A prime example of this is… Continue reading

  • Aug 30, 2018

Fundraising continues for Moritani Preserve | Letter to the editor

To the editor: The Friends of Moritani Preserve recently hosted a community picnic in the open meadows of this beautiful new Winslow park. It was… Continue reading

  • Aug 22, 2018

Kiwanis Club to honor Frank Buxton | Letter to the editor

To the editor: Frank Buxton arrived on Bainbridge Island with a smile in 1989. A veteran of television, movies and radio, he readily immersed himself… Continue reading

  • Aug 21, 2018

Political will is created through active citizenship | Letter to the editor

To the editor: Remembering the rallies across the nation protesting the president’s immigration policies that separated families seemed to work. (“Families Belong Together” by Brian… Continue reading

  • Aug 17, 2018

Local youth are winners of the BYS Fun Run | Letter to the editor

To the editor: On behalf of the Bainbridge Youth Services Board of Directors, we would like to thank our wonderful community, volunteers, businesses and civic… Continue reading

  • Aug 16, 2018