When Bainbridge Island native Galen Douglas traveled to Kenya on a whim in the summer of 2012, little did she know the trip would begin her on a humanitarian effort aimed at providing much needed HIV/AIDS education in East Africa.
Nearly a year after it was first brought before the Bainbridge Island City Council, two pieces of land owned by Bainbridge Island Marina were rezoned this week.
The community is invited to join city officials in a walk/bike ride from the Bainbridge Island Police Station to High School Road as they study the possibilities of a new connection for the Sound to Olympics Trail.
A little more than two miles of force main piping along was replaced this week and connected to several pump stations.
Candidates said they supported restoring funding to caregiver programs
The Bainbridge High School varsity football squad suffered their second home loss in a row Friday night against Seattle Preparatory. The final score was 56-35.
A little more than two months ago, a brief stop at home cost Connie Castellano more than $100,000.
A driver was airlifted to Harborview Medical Center in Seattle with serious injuries Wednesday night after rolling his car off Eagle Harbor Drive.
Candidates for county auditor, assessor and commissioner talked about the issues, and emphasized their differences, at the Kitsap League of Women Voters forum, Oct. 13 in Poulsbo City Hall.
CHI Franciscan Health announced Oct. 16 that David Schultz has been named the new president for Harrison Medical Center. Schultz has been serving as executive vice president and chief operating officer at Overlake Medical Center, a 349-bed hospital located in Bellevue. He will start Dec. 15.
Great Northwest Wine: The Great Northwest Invitational Wine Competition, staged Oct. 8-9 at the historic Columbia Gorge Hotel, is the only judging in which wine professionals nominate and then evaluate the entries.
Do you know a student who goes above and beyond to help others? Are there budding philanthropists in your family? Do your young neighbors deserve credit for the good they do for our community? If so, Bainbridge Youth Services would like to hear from you. BYS is currently accepting nominations for the 2014 Compassionate Action Award.
A solar workshop “A Bright Investment for You and the Planet” is 10 a.m. Saturday, Oct. 25 at the Bainbridge Island Fire Department’s station on Madison Avenue.
This week’s meeting of the board for the Bainbridge Island Metropolitan Park & Recreation District has been moved to next week.
The Bainbridge Island Parks Foundation has announced that the 2014 BIPF Community Grant applications are now available at www.biparksfoundation.org.
Frank E. Inslee, retired biology teacher, high school coach, World War II Navy veteran and father of Gov. Jay Inslee, passed away late Monday night following an illness. He was 88.
Washington State Ferries is advising travelers on the Bainbridge Island-Seattle route that the 188-car ferry MV Walla Walla will replace the 202-car MV Wenatchee for three days: Sunday, Oct. 19 through the end of the service day on Tuesday, Oct. 21.
Nearly a year after it was first brought before the Bainbridge Island City Council, two pieces of land owned by Bainbridge Marina may finally get rezoned.
Though spring is the season usually associated with new beginnings and fresh starts, this Saturday the Bainbridge Island Museum of Art will welcome fall with five new exhibitions featuring several regional artists working in a variety of mediums, including a retrospective of the late Rachel Feferman, for whom the largest BIMA gallery is named.
The Bainbridge Island Teen Center will live to see another year.