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Come on in, the water ride’s free

  • Dec 10, 2008 at 12:00AM

Kitsap County has plenty to offer visitors year-round, tourism officials say. And between now and March 31, 2009, visitors can get a free ferry ride to come discover Kitsap for themselves.

School district in talks with employee union

  • Dec 10, 2008 at 12:00AM

Contract negotiations are under way this week between Bainbridge Island School District and the union representing the district’s classified employees.

Audit finds procedural problems but no wrongdoing

  • Dec 10, 2008 at 12:00AM

A water glass can be half full or half empty. The state’s audit of the city could be construed the same way.

Spending the holidays with the Portable Reality Show

  • Dec 10, 2008 at 12:00AM

Jewel Box Theater’s resident improv troupe offers pay-what-you-can ‘Improvised Christmas Musical’ Dec. 13.

Looking to gift a gardener? Think green.

  • Dec 10, 2008 at 12:00AM

It’s already December. How did that happen? Holidays and celebrations are fast approaching. If you’re searching for just the right green, economical or resource conserving gift for a gardener, here are a few ideas.

What’s going on

  • Dec 10, 2008 at 12:00AM

ARTS & CRAFTS

ARTS & ENTERTAINMENT

  • Dec 10, 2008 at 12:00AM

artwork while the General Store hosts a special monthly dinner. Info: www.portgamble.com or call (360) 297-8074.

Playing around with words in the world of George Shannon

  • Dec 10, 2008 at 12:00AM

Growing up in the late-1950s, early-60s, in a town of 1,300, far away from anyone who actually wrote books for a living, George Shannon was always a kid who lived in his head.

The Most Wonderful (art) Walk of the Year

  • Dec 10, 2008 at 12:00AM

While the weather’s never dependable, the December Old Town Art Walk annually brings contributors out en masse.

Coming Out West

  • Dec 10, 2008 at 12:00AM

New York-based multi-instrumentalist songbird Heather Masse comes west to record new album and tour in prep.

What’s Up Weekend Wrock

  • Dec 10, 2008 at 12:00AM

3 Inches of Blood comes to town with a Bremerton bloke on bass, an Op Ivy tribute plus skankin’ for Megs at the Chuck in this week’s docket of rock.

BPA stages ‘Once Upon a Matress’

  • Dec 10, 2008 at 12:00AM

Here’s yet another family-friendly musical for the holiday season.

Twelve-hour session brings budget talks toward closure

  • Dec 6, 2008 at 2:00PM updated Dec 8, 2008 at 2:34PM

The cuts have been made and the balancing act maintained.

News Briefs | Around the Island, Dec. 6

  • Dec 6, 2008 at 2:00PM updated Dec 8, 2008 at 2:26PM

The Bainbridge Island City Council has agreed to an administration-proposed 10-day furlough for city staff.

Bainbridge Police Blotter | FYI, Dec. 6

  • Dec 6, 2008 at 2:00PM updated Dec 8, 2008 at 2:26PM

Bainbridge Police reported the following incidents:

Ovation! Musical Theatre’s 'Oliver!' relies on youth performances

  • Dec 6, 2008 at 10:00AM updated Dec 8, 2008 at 10:45AM

At 10, Sam Warkentin already understands an essential of acting: remove yourself from yourself.

Christmas cheer, but no vacation

  • Dec 6, 2008 at 10:00AM updated Dec 8, 2008 at 10:14AM

I never understood why they called it a Christmas vacation when I was working so hard to make it “nice.” My heyday of Christmas preparations was the Christmas after I said, “I do,” to the husband. I had forgotten to ask him how many kinfolk he had that needed wrapped presents.

Shirvan Rug Gallery owners learn the American Way

  • Dec 6, 2008 at 9:00AM updated Dec 8, 2008 at 9:56AM

When Birgul Solak became a U.S. citizen in August, she and her husband, Adem, celebrated by proudly hanging a handmade rug of the Star-Spangled Banner in front of their business on Winslow Way.

Printing Plant to close, Review to go weekly

  • Dec 6, 2008 at 12:00AM updated Dec 8, 2008 at 9:04AM

Sound Publishing, the parent company of the Bainbridge Review, has announced major cuts and reorganization that will shut down the printing press located on Day Road and change the Bainbridge Review to a weekly, tabloid paper.

The Review goes weekly

  • Dec 6, 2008 at 12:00AM

For those of us who work on the journalism side of the newspaper endeavor, events occasionally occur that remind us that ultimately this is, in fact, a business. Of course, that fact is a daily reality for publishers, advertising representatives and business office employees. This week certainly offered a heavy dose of reality for all employees of the Kitsap Newspaper Group, and especially the Bainbridge Review.

CALENDAR

  • Dec 6, 2008 at 12:00AM

St. Nicholas Fest: Enjoy a Christmas party for all at the St. Nicholas Festival, 9 a.m. to noon Dec. 6 in Conger Hall, St. Cecilia Catholic Church. We’ll have photos with Santa, a pancake breakfast, games and crafts, and festive shopping at our Scholastic Book Fair, Christmas Market and bake sale. Tickets at the door: $10/person,$35/family. Info: www.saintceciliashool.org.

Business Briefiings

  • Dec 6, 2008 at 12:00AM

The Best Western Bainbridge Island Suites has been named Best of the Best in Customer Care at Best Western International's annual North American Convention held recently in Honolulu, Hawaii.

BHS swimmers lose to CK

  • Dec 6, 2008 at 12:00AM

Only 13 Bainbridge swimmers made the trip, yet they achieved three state qualifying times: David Ortyn won the 200 free in one minute, 48.40 seconds, Andrew McCarthy was a close second in the 500 free (4:57.48), and the 400 free relay (Ortyn, McCarthy, Colin Chupik and Cody Jenkins) clocked a winning time of 3:28.14. Other Spartan wins came in the 100 fly (Ortyn, 56.94), Chupik (100 free, 51.23), and 200 free relay (Ortyn, Chupik, Zak Gosney and Jenkins, 1:36.64).

Wrestlers’ domination turns to forfeit

  • Dec 6, 2008 at 12:00AM

It took the Bainbridge High wrestling team more than half an hour to build a 31-0 lead against Eastside Catholic on Thursday evening in its opening meet. It took the Crusaders less than two minutes to overcome it as one after the other six of their wrestlers strode to the center of the mat to collect forfeits and emerge with a 36-31 win.

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