Letters to the Editor

We call this negotiating? | Letter to the editor

To the editor: Hey Trump - here’s why we don’t have that “pretty Korean lady” leading negotiations with the north, we have you! PJ McEWAN… Continue reading

  • Feb 3, 2018

Night of music benefits BPA Theatre School | Letter to the editor

To the editor: In recognition of the great work the Bainbridge Performing Arts Theatre School continues to do for the island community, our band, Good… Continue reading

  • Feb 2, 2018

Senate trusts women to make the right choices | Letter to the editor

To the editor: As an OB/GYN in Washington, I support Senate Bill 6219. I take care of patients who want to prevent pregnancy, patients who… Continue reading

  • Feb 1, 2018

Stay small and stay home | Letter to the editor

To the editor: North and South Korea have made some great diplomatic strides. Please, Donald, stay out of it. PJ McEWAN Bainbridge Island… Continue reading

  • Jan 31, 2018

Council may be going back to the future | Letter to the editor

To the editor: Last week the Island breathed a collective sigh of relief after the city council vote to end the discussion on the bridge… Continue reading

  • Jan 31, 2018

Moratorium makes sense for BI | Letter to the editor

To the editor: We strongly support the six-month building moratorium. Current city regulations permit extreme clear cutting and disruption of native vegetation and soils in… Continue reading

  • Jan 30, 2018

Join the volunteers at Bargain Boutique | Letter to the editor

To the editor: One hundred thousand. That’s quite a number, and one that we at the Seattle Children’s Hospital Bargain Boutique Bainbridge Store are quite… Continue reading

  • Jan 29, 2018

Lower speed limits are needed | Letter to the editor

To the editor: I am a proponent of public safety on Island roads — our public rights-of-way. I am also a proponent of Island life… Continue reading

  • Jan 23, 2018

We can all help our neighbors | Letter to the editor

To the editor: In recent weeks, a homeless woman — let’s call her “Janet” — has been in Winslow with a sign: “Need Food.” A… Continue reading

  • Jan 22, 2018

Credibility loss for the council | Letter to the editor

To the editor: We are among the thousands of islanders who oppose the 305 bridge and were shocked to hear about city council’s flip-flop on… Continue reading

  • Jan 14, 2018

New council takes big first step backward | Letter to the editor

To the editor: Before a full house Tuesday night, the newly-sworn-in Bainbridge Island City Council stopped the design effort for the pedestrian bridge over Highway… Continue reading

  • Jan 13, 2018

Vehicles are changing and so will parking | Letter to the editor

To the editor: There is no disagreement that parking in Winslow is difficult at times and getting worse. And certainly if we project the present… Continue reading

  • Jan 8, 2018

Bridge needed for future growth | Letter to the editor

To the editor: I’m not sure what the point was of the rather long article in the Bainbridge Review about the lack of pedestrian and… Continue reading

  • Jan 7, 2018

Artists offer thanks to island community | Letter to the editor

To the editor: It is hard to believe that another year and holiday season has past, they seem to come on faster and slip by… Continue reading

  • Jan 6, 2018

Tips should go to the employees | Letter to the editor

To the editor: The Department of Labor wants to steal tips from restaurant servers and give them to owners. As one of the multitude of… Continue reading

  • Jan 4, 2018

Support the ‘Bridge to Everywhere’ | Letter to the editor

To the editor: As one of its first acts of the New Year, the Bainbridge Island City Council will meet on Jan. 2 to consider… Continue reading

  • Jan 1, 2018

Other solutions exist for improving parking | Letter to the editor

To the editor: A recent letter to the editor described all the reasons we need more parking downtown and concluded, “And there you have it.”… Continue reading

  • Jan 1, 2018

No one I know has trouble parking | Letter to the editor

To the editor: The op-ed on Winslow Parking in the recent Review reminded me of FOX News - “fair and balanced”? Parking is a serious… Continue reading

  • Dec 31, 2017

Thanks, Bainbridge, for your generosity | Letter to the editor

To the editor: After being a resident of Bainbridge Island for nearly three decades I have had many opportunities to witness the community spirit and… Continue reading

  • Dec 30, 2017

Give now to encourage kids to become scientists | Letter to the editor

To the editor: We’re fortunate to live in a beautiful place and a community that values innovative learning. Through the One Call red envelope campaign… Continue reading

  • Dec 28, 2017