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Steel-electric ferries will leave a rugged legacy

  • Dec 2, 2008 at 4:47PM

One year after they were yanked from service, the four remaining steel-electric ferries still rest at the maintenance yard in Eagle Harbor, awaiting one last trip.

Kitsap Excursions: In search of something breathtaking

  • Dec 3, 2008 at 4:00PM

In addition to procuring and protecting land throughout the Kitsap Peninsula, The Great Peninsula Conservancy knows how to enjoy the outdoors.

Bainbridge Police Blotter | FYI, Dec. 3

  • Dec 3, 2008 at 4:00PM

Bainbridge Police reported the following incidents:

Parents go to bat for Outdoor Ed on Bainbridge

  • Dec 3, 2008 at 4:00PM

Overnight outdoor learning camps had been a traditional end-of-the-year event for island fourth-grade students for more than 30 years. So it came as a shock to many parents in May when the Bainbridge Island School District announced that funding for the outdoor education programs would be included in cuts being made to shore up a hefty budget deficit.

Bainbridge utility fees still provoke suspicions

  • Dec 3, 2008 at 4:00PM

To pessimists it’s been called the “rain tax.” To optimists it is the means to clean up Puget Sound.

Drink less by camouflaging your beer cans

  • Dec 3, 2008 at 12:00AM

When I see someone in downtown Seattle wearing camouflaged clothing, I assume one of two things. First, I imagine the person may be an off-duty member of the military or perhaps a hunter, and that wearing camouflaged clothing for such people is pretty much second nature to them, so they wear it in the city knowing full well that the camo does little to make them less visible walking down Fourth Avenue.

What’s Happening

  • Dec 3, 2008 at 12:00AM

Holiday brass fanatics, unite. The island’s Hometown Band joins with Bethany Brass to present a program of holiday music at 7:30 p.m. Dec. 9 at Bethany Lutheran Church.

Island time Serving those who have served us

  • Dec 3, 2008 at 12:00AM

In early September, he was found dead in the woods. Most would describe him as homeless as he lived in a shed he had built with scraps of lumber. He sometimes had a small tent in which he kept belongings.

Soldier Care Packages: A donation drive is under way t

  • Dec 3, 2008 at 12:00AM

Soldier Care Packages: A donation drive is under way to send care packages to soldiers in Iraq. A drop box is outside Safeway now. Please show your support by donating cards and letters, new or used magazines, high-quality ground coffee, gum, mints, microwave popcorn, nuts, dried fruit, non-chocolate granola bars and other non-chocolate snacks, Crystal Light “on the go” drink mix packets for water bottles, Pringles chips, travel-size toiletries, and DVDs. Thank you for brightening the holiday of the men and women who are willingly serving us. Contact: Shari Morisset: 780-5312.

Christmas Fund begins with $900

  • Dec 3, 2008 at 12:00AM

The holiday season is leaping upon us and it is time to renew our focus on the Katy Warner Christmas Fund. As many of you know, my mother and I co-authored this column for the past several years. I am now going solo, having lost my darling mother, my best friend, last February. She had cardiac surgery, and as she was coming out of the anesthesia her heart stopped and she could not be revived. It has been an exceptionally difficult year, compounded by the loss of many dear friends. What is up with 2008? Neighbors, friends, family – no one has escaped the loss of a dear one.

Island arts groups brace for the worst

  • Dec 3, 2008 at 12:00AM

Bainbridge Island Arts and Humanities Council, the entity responsible for allocating city funds to cultural organizations around the island, is facing a massive budget reduction.

Capturing memories of comfort, tranquility and solace

  • Dec 3, 2008 at 12:00AM

Richard Badger is a modest photographer.

Opening up shop in an economic recession

  • Dec 3, 2008 at 12:00AM

The economy has a funny effect on people. It’s something of a strangle hold.

Sewer plant could go grade ‘A’

  • Nov 29, 2008 at 8:00AM updated Dec 2, 2008 at 8:42AM

If you walk into the residential area east of the Ferry Terminal you might catch a faint whiff of the city’s largest utility project.

Sakai Solar: To catch the sun

  • Nov 26, 2008 at 6:00AM updated Dec 2, 2008 at 8:36AM

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