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Silver lives up to name at Olympics

  • Aug 13, 2008 at 12:00AM

After nearly having her dream taken away several times, Emily Silver now has a piece of silver that she’ll never let go.

A new era starts for Island School

  • Aug 13, 2008 at 12:00AM

Island School’s Head of School Trish King says passersby don’t seem to take notice of the school’s newest wing.

What’s going on

  • Aug 13, 2008 at 12:00AM

ARTS & CRAFTS

CVG’s August art show is an eclectic collection

  • Aug 13, 2008 at 12:00AM

Artist Anna Hoey matches wits with Wanda Garrity’s 3D for an exercise in fine art miscellanea.

More than just a dream

  • Aug 13, 2008 at 12:00AM

“Tapping the power of dreams, coincidence and imagination,” with Aussie author and dream expert Robert Moss.

The music to get you groovin’

  • Aug 13, 2008 at 12:00AM

Old-fashioned summer street dances take root

Hooray Beer!

  • Aug 13, 2008 at 12:00AM

Silver City Brewery celebrates ‘Kitsap Beer’ marking the 75th year of prohibition repealed.

Finding time to put pen to paper

  • Aug 13, 2008 at 12:00AM

Bainbridge-based physician/author/mother of four aptly leads Fields End discussion on “How do we find time to write?” Aug. 19.

What’s Up Weekend Wrock

  • Aug 13, 2008 at 12:00AM

THURSDAY

Bainbridge's Emily Silver helps US to silver medal

  • Aug 9, 2008 at 8:00PM updated Aug 11, 2008 at 9:18AM

Emily Silver started it, and her teammates took it the rest of the way. The 22-year-old helped the United States 4x100 freestyle relay team take the third seed into the finals, but it was the Netherlands who came out on top in the finals at the National Aquatics Center in Beijing, China Sunday morning.

Bainbridge's Silver swims in Beijing Saturday

  • Aug 7, 2008 at 2:00PM updated Aug 9, 2008 at 8:18PM

Having passed one last test, Bainbridge High School graduate Emily Silver will take to the water for the women's 4x100 meter freestyle relay at the Beijing Olympics Saturday.

State Supreme Court's ruling on school sex offenders is unfortunate

  • Aug 9, 2008 at 1:00AM

The state Supreme Court ruled recently that school districts in Washington do not have to disclose names of teachers who have been accused of sexual misconduct against students if the allegations have not been substantiated.

An old face of Kitsap sports is born anew

  • Aug 9, 2008 at 12:00AM

He isn’t the face of Kitsap County sports, but Don Atkinson might be as pivotal to the growth of athletics in this area as anyone.

Bainbridge turns to geothermal heat amid high energy prices

  • Aug 9, 2008 at 1:00AM

With a steady groan, a six-inch diameter mud drill began chewing into the yard of a Grand Avenue home this week. The drill would grind through layers of sediment, pulverize rock and perhaps pierce several aquifers before reaching 300 hundred feet below ground. It wasn’t drilling for water, it was mining for heat.

Bainbridge residents take a flyer on a Small Screen

  • Aug 9, 2008 at 1:00AM

Colin Kimball likes to take chances. The Bainbridge Island native has to contain that impulse a bit these days because he’s got a family. But there’s no doubt he wants to turn his creativity into big bucks, which means he’s occasionally going to take a walk on the wild side.

Sacrifice is key to Earth’s well-being

  • Aug 9, 2008 at 12:00AM

I have a confession to make.

FYI

  • Aug 9, 2008 at 12:00AM

Bainbridge Police reported the following incidents:

Boating Course: United States Coast Guard Auxiliary Fl

  • Aug 9, 2008 at 12:00AM

Boating Course: United States Coast Guard Auxiliary Flotilla 48-North Kitsap presents America’s Boating Course, 8 a.m. to 5 p.m. Aug. 9 at the Bainbridge Island Commons, 402 Brien Dr. This is an eight-hour introductory course for the new boater, those thinking of buying a boat and for boaters who need the Boater’s Education Card. A wide range of topics are covered to help all boaters, experienced or inexperienced, to become safer and more knowledgeable boaters. This course meets the mandatory boater education requirements of the State of Washington for the Boater Education Card. Cost: $35/person, $50/couple. Contact: Grant Winther, 842-5862.

Obituaries

  • Aug 9, 2008 at 12:00AM

John Carroll Herber, of Bainbridge Island, died peacefully after a prolonged battle with Parkinson’s disease on Aug. 4. He died in his wife’s arms, surrounded by family.

Around the island

  • Aug 9, 2008 at 12:00AM

Having passed one last test, Bainbridge High School graduate Emily Silver will take to the water when the women’s 4x100 freestyle relay team races Saturday at the Beijing Summer Olympics.

Roof Walkers

  • Aug 9, 2008 at 12:00AM

Libraries tightening up

  • Aug 9, 2008 at 12:00AM

The economic challenges facing the Kitsap Regional Library system are not as grave as previously reported, KIRL spokesperson Susan Rosapepe said this week.

Turf petition held up

  • Aug 9, 2008 at 12:00AM

Voters may get their say over artificial turf fields on Bainbridge Island, but a few fake-grass fields may already be finished by the time they do.

Cook to keep planning reins

  • Aug 9, 2008 at 12:00AM

Long-time city planner Kathy Cook has been named planning director, a city release said Friday.

Bainbridge city officials need to communicate

  • Aug 5, 2008 at 4:38PM

The City Council meeting on July 30 was right out of an old movie about small-town controversy and simultaneously a wonderful expression of democracy at work. If we can all recollect it in that fashion, it will go a long way toward cooling some of the emotions and providing some perspective about the issues themselves.

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