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Susan Wiggs releases 'Just Breathe,' perfect end-of-summer fare | Book Review

  • Aug 27, 2008 at 8:00AM updated at 12:17PM

In her latest novel, Susan Wiggs takes on a new demographic: the twenty-something.

What’s going on

  • Aug 27, 2008 at 12:00AM updated at 12:16PM

ARTS & CRAFTS

Entertainment on the main stage

  • Aug 27, 2008 at 12:00AM updated at 12:16PM

Children’s stage

Succulent blackberry season is cause for celebration

  • Aug 27, 2008 at 12:00AM updated at 12:16PM

Blackberry lovers will flock to Bremerton’s boardwalk next weekend to celebrate the berry and its many uses. For the 19th consecutive year, the blackberry will reign supreme during Bremerton’s Blackberry Festival Aug. 30, 31 and Sept. 1.

The business woes and public virtue of independent cinema

  • Aug 27, 2008 at 12:00AM updated at 12:16PM

A look back at a

Port Orchard’s rocking and rolling for a skate park

  • Aug 27, 2008 at 12:00AM updated at 12:16PM

The longboarders in Port Orchard need a place to call their own and the music scene is trying to make it happen.

What’s Up for First Friday

  • Aug 27, 2008 at 12:00AM updated at 12:16PM

A look at September’s First Friday Art Walks

It’s not a palooza, it’s Punkapalooblah

  • Aug 27, 2008 at 12:00AM updated at 12:16PM

The Charleston

Punkin’ out in B-town

  • Aug 27, 2008 at 12:00AM updated at 12:16PM

It’s not a palooza, it’s a palooblah. Or so says organizer/punk fan/dad of two Andy Odiker of the punk-fest he’s organized.

FYI

  • Aug 27, 2008 at 12:00AM updated at 12:15PM

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Project Backpack: It’s time for Project Backpack reg

  • Aug 27, 2008 at 12:00AM updated at 12:15PM

Project Backpack: It’s time for Project Backpack registration! Call Helpline House 842-7621 for assistance with back to school needs. Donation drop-off is 9 a.m. to 5 p.m. Mon-Fri at Helpline House, 282 Knechtel Way.

Keeping tabs on a crash-prone corner

  • Aug 27, 2008 at 12:15PM

When your home is built next to a tight corner along one of the island’s main north-south arterials, chances are you’re going to see a few accidents.

Updated fire code would affect new development

  • Aug 27, 2008 at 12:15PM

The city is on the verge of adapting its first dedicated fire code, updating regulations and slashing contradictory language that was previously sprinkled throughout the Bainbridge Municipal Code.

Around the island

  • Aug 27, 2008 at 12:15PM

The female barred owl is a two-pound ball of talons and feathers. Hit by a car in 2007, she has spent the last year rehabilitating at West Sound Wildlife Shelter, and is now ready to tour classrooms as part of the shelter’s education program.

Island students again ace WASL

  • Aug 27, 2008 at 12:00AM updated at 12:15PM

Bainbridge students scored among the highest in the state on the Washington Assessment of Student Learning again this year, though some scores at lower grade levels were lower than in 2007.

Yeomalt cabin set to get a lift this week

  • Aug 27, 2008 at 12:14PM

Work on the long-awaited first phase of the Yeomalt cabin rehabilitation project is under way this week.

BHS grad gets back out to play

  • Aug 23, 2008 at 2:00PM updated Aug 26, 2008 at 8:17AM

When no college offered Caitlyn Salo a chance to continue playing sports, she decided to turn her attention to other things in life.

Senior center project brought back to table

  • Aug 23, 2008 at 6:00PM updated Aug 25, 2008 at 6:29PM

With the availability of city funds now limited for nearly anything other than basic needs, it’s not surprising that proponents for two city construction projects find themselves jockeying for a place on Bainbridge Island’s 2009-2014 Capital Facilities Plan (CFP).

Failed transformer causes brief Tuesday power outage

  • Aug 12, 2008 at 8:00AM updated Aug 25, 2008 at 11:20AM

A failed transformer in the Port Madison area was responsible for a brief, north end power outage Tuesday morning, according to a Puget Sound Energy spokesperson. According to PSE a circuit was blown shortly after 7 a.m., cutting power to about 1,200 homes. Traffic signals on State Route 305 at Day Road and Sportsman Club Road were also left dark, creating long backups amid the morning commute.

Letters

  • Aug 23, 2008 at 12:00AM

Further about your Aug. 20 editorial (“Neighborly way is best”), being “neighborly” is as island neighborly does. And this has got to get more close and personal.

Council needs to make some big decisions

  • Aug 23, 2008 at 12:00AM

Whether a person is sitting in the City Council chambers or watching BITV at home in an easy chair, catching the vibes and barbs emanating these days to and from council members, the mayor and administrators in attendance is akin to viewing the last acts of the current Bush Administration. Hands over eyes, painfully peeking through fingers because you’ve got to see what happens next.

City resorts to living on credit

  • Aug 23, 2008 at 12:00AM

Faced with the most severe financial crisis in city history, city administration is recommending taking out the credit card instead of making permanent cuts in city operating costs. This creative amalgamation of head in the sand with your finger in the dike approach has nothing going for it except long-term negative consequences for the community. There is no plan, only pleading for cash to tide them over until they can make a plan.

Project Backpack zips up for the start of a new school year

  • Aug 23, 2008 at 12:00AM

When you’re deciding between paying for groceries and getting your child a new backpack, what’s going to win out?

Available for adoption through PAWS:

  • Aug 23, 2008 at 12:00AM

Available for adoption through PAWS:

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