Letters to the Editor

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

The double feature is an American summertime screen staple: Review culture writer picks five pairs of movie mates

Though fewer drive-in theaters dot the landscape these days than in summers past, their primary product, the double bill, remains a good weather fixture in… Continue reading

We need details on the plan | Letter to the editor

To the editor: My name is Parker Hutchinson. I’m 16 years old, a BHS student and an Eagle Scout candidate from BSA Troop 1564, here… Continue reading

  • Aug 15, 2018

Permanent pickleball courts are needed on BI | Letter to the editor

To the editor: Pickleball originated on Bainbridge Island in the summer of 1965 and was created by Barney McCallum, Bill Bell and Senator Joel Pritchard.… Continue reading

  • Aug 14, 2018

Vacant lot could be an asset to the community | Letter to the editor

To the editor: I’ve been glad to read your various reports on the burgeoning of Lynwood Center, but curious why the eyesore elephant in the… Continue reading

  • Aug 9, 2018

Bond shouldn’t be spent on clearcut highway | Letter to the editor

To the editor: The proposed city bond for non-motorized improvements should be about safety in the public domain — on developed rights-of-way owned by the… Continue reading

  • Aug 2, 2018

Heard this tune before | Letter to the editor

To the editor: Bob Dylan wrote a song that seems to describe Trump — “Idiot Wind”! PJ McEWAN Bainbridge Island… Continue reading

  • Aug 2, 2018