Letters to the Editor

Rethink idea for Highway 305 bridge | Letter to the editor

To the editor: I have recently read and heard about a proposed bridge across 305 to link the residents of Vineyard Lane with Knechtel Road… Continue reading

  • Aug 6, 2017

Our kind ambassador deserves kudos | Letter to the editor

To the editor: Ken Lundgren is known to islanders as the downtown police officer who walks here and there, rain or shine, enforcing parking restrictions.… Continue reading

  • Aug 3, 2017

Presidential turnaround coming soon | LETTER TO THE EDITOR

To the editor: Get ready for Trump to be polite. He’ll surely say - “Pardon me.” PJ MCEWAN Bainbridge Island… Continue reading

  • Aug 1, 2017

Trump tirade is bizarre and shocking | Letter to the editor

To the editor: As our state’s first and only 12 year-old Eagle Scout — and honored to be the scribe of the select North Central… Continue reading

  • Jul 31, 2017

Student Conservation Corps deserves kudos | Letter to the editor

To the editor: Thank you to the hardworking participants of the 2017 Student Conservation Corps for your significant work removing invasive weeds in our parks… Continue reading

  • Jul 30, 2017

Maybe it’s time to call it a season | Letter to the editor

To the editor: Crabs. Should we mail in our catch cards now? PJ MCEWAN Bainbridge Island… Continue reading

  • Jul 23, 2017

Teach our children to spread compassion, not violence | Letter to the editor

To the editor: We need to outweigh some horrible models we now have for our children and others. Several parents have told me they don’t… Continue reading

  • Jul 22, 2017

Fireworks are wasteful and stupid | Letter to the editor

To the editor: If ever there was something that makes no sense anymore and should be banned everywhere, it’s fireworks. We have homeless issues in… Continue reading

  • Jul 17, 2017

My blue collar dad was right | Letter to the editor

To the editor: Good news! Washington state finally has a biennial budget. Now our schools and state agencies can breathe easier and plan ahead. Bad… Continue reading

  • Jul 16, 2017

Gift of flowers was very touching | Letter to the editor

To the editor: To whoever placed two pots of flowers in front of our Blessed Ramadan sign, we say “Thank you.” We were gratified that… Continue reading

  • Jul 12, 2017

Talk to your senators about health care | Letter to the editor

To the editor: All across America urban and communities tend to have higher average incomes, greater wealth and higher levels of education. People with greater… Continue reading

  • Jul 11, 2017

The value of neighborhood parties | Letter to the editor

To the editor: After 9/11, a few of us in the Hawley neighborhood got together to talk about preparedness. We decided a neighborhood party would… Continue reading

  • Jul 6, 2017

Let’s prioritize school construction | Letter to the editor

To the editor: I’m writing in response to your recent article about escalating construction costs for school projects on Bainbridge Island. School buildings are the… Continue reading

  • Jul 5, 2017

One Call for All gives thanks | Letter to the editor

To the editor: On behalf of all of the nonprofits on Bainbridge Island, One Call for All would like to express our very sincere thanks… Continue reading

  • Jul 5, 2017

Not enough time for community input | Letter to the editor

To the editor: On June 15, the Bainbridge Island Parks board approved a nine-hole disc golf course to be located on the south half of… Continue reading

  • Jul 4, 2017

The people have spoken on city power | Letter to the editor

To the editor: Your editorial [“Nothing personal against city power,” June 16] contained something that concerns me. I totally acknowledge that I was not in… Continue reading

  • Jul 2, 2017

Day-by-day improvements are needed | Letter to the editor

The gist of Steve Fradkin’s recent letter to the Review is “Bainbridge High School is good enough.” Whatever happened to “the pursuit of excellence”? Fradkin… Continue reading

  • Jul 1, 2017

Thanks for supporting community fireworks | Letter to the editor

To the editor: Without the financial support of the Brokers of John L. Scott Real Estate on Bainbridge Island and numerous community members and local… Continue reading

  • Jun 30, 2017

Speak up now to stop dangerous health care bill | Letter to the editor

To the editor: I disagree with John Micek’s assessment that the controlling party in Congress is “out of ideas” when it comes to health care.… Continue reading

  • Jun 28, 2017

Academic standouts should be recognized | Letter to the editor

To the editor: As I sit and read the Bainbridge Review every Friday morning, I read pages and pages of accolades about Bainbridge athletes. I… Continue reading

  • Jun 27, 2017