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Your support for our schools is needed now | LETTER TO THE EDITOR

  • Jun 30, 2012 at 10:34AM

To the editor: I have been a teacher at Wilkes Elementary for the past seven years. Last May I was among a group of teachers who received a layoff notice from the Bainbridge Island School District because of state budget cuts.

Bainbridge fire commissioners cancel meeting

  • Jun 30, 2012 at 11:00AM

The board of commissioners for the Bainbridge Island Fire Department have canceled their regular meeting scheduled for Wednesday, July 4.

Historic preservation commission to discuss Lovell house and demolition permits

  • Jun 29, 2012 at 5:00PM

The city of Bainbridge Island's Historic Preservation Commission will address the addition of the historic waterfront Lovell House in Winslow to the city's registry at its meeting next week.

KiDiMu lights another birthday candle

  • Jun 29, 2012 at 7:00PM

KiDiMu's birthday was a smash. The museum opened its doors for free, and the fun spread out onto the parking lot. Food provided by The 122 was served while faces were painted and a children danced with their parents to live music by the Not-Its.

Transportation bill approved by Senate, includes $20 million for WSF

  • Jun 29, 2012 at 12:17PM

U.S. Sen. Patty Murray announced Friday she has helped secure up to $20 million annually in federal highway funds for Washington State Ferries as part of the larger transportation bill that found bipartisan compromise from House and Senate leaders this week.

Bainbridge Gear Grinders finish their first year on top

  • Jun 29, 2012 at 2:00PM

Putting the pedal to the cleat and kicking up dust, Bainbridge’s own mountain biking team proved to be tough competition during its initial year.

June 29, 2012 Editorial Cartoon

  • Jun 29, 2012 at 11:55AM

Former Mad Man artist draws on Bainbridge history

  • Jun 30, 2012 at 12:00PM

Home is where the heart is, and a picture can say a thousand words. Put those two phrases together and what do you get? Most likely, it resembles something like a pen-and-ink portrait by artist Bill Hemp.

Island gets its very own hometown brewery

  • Jun 29, 2012 at 3:00PM

Russell Everett made his way through law school, passed the bar and was ready for his future career as an attorney. But he ran into a little glitch—the recession. And after wading through a poor job market, Everett decided to re-evaluate his plans, and chose another path. If the law wasn’t working out, why not just make beer instead?

Intrapreneur is guest speaker at next lecture in sustainable economy series

  • Jun 29, 2012 at 11:15AM

The Bainbridge Island lecture series "Building A Sustainable Economy" continues in July with "Intrapreneurship with Gifford Pinchot III." Pinchot, a co-founder and president of the Bainbridge Graduate Institute, is a leading expert on "intrapreneurship" — a word he coined that focuses on innovation and creativity in organizations and how to transform ideas into a profitable venture within an organization.

Retiring principal’s name set in stone at her old school

  • Jun 29, 2012 at 11:12AM

Catherine Camp has retired from her principal’s post at the Commodore Options School, but her name will still be linked to her former school — just outside her former office, to be exact.

Avalara gets $20 million infusion of funds

  • Jun 29, 2012 at 11:10AM

Avalara got a financial boost this week after Battery Ventures invested $20 million in the Bainbridge Island business.

Bainbridge Island Planning Commission is called off

  • Jun 29, 2012 at 6:00PM

The Bainbridge Island Planning Commission has canceled its scheduled meeting for Thursday, July 12.

Bainbridge receives WellCity Award

  • Jun 29, 2012 at 6:00PM

The city of Bainbridge Island has earned a WellCity Award from the Association of Washington Cities Employee Benefit Trust.

Legal fireworks are OK on Bainbridge Island only on July 4

  • Jun 29, 2012 at 11:03AM

The Bainbridge Island Fire Department is reminding residents that fireworks are permitted on the island only between the hours of 5 and 11 p.m. July 4.

Police officers carry the torch

  • Jun 29, 2012 at 6:00PM

Special Olympics torch relay held extra significance this year. This year's relay was also dedicated to Tony Radeulescu, the Washington State Trooper who was fatally shot earlier this year.

Bainbridge Island Photo Club presents annual exhibit

  • Jun 30, 2012 at 10:00AM

The Bainbridge Island Photo Club will hold its annual exhibit from 10 a.m. to 4 p.m. Wednesday, July 4 at the Commons, 370 Brien Drive SE.

Preschoolers can have fun with Reading Buddies at the library

  • Jun 30, 2012 at 10:00AM

Preschoolers and their families are invited to drop by and hear stories read by the library’s big kid Reading Buddies volunteers at 10:30 a.m. Tuesday, July 3, 17 and 31.

Bainbridge Public Library presents Toddler Storytime

  • Jun 30, 2012 at 10:00AM

Toddler Storytime returns to the Bainbridge Public Library at 10:30 a.m. Monday, July 2, 9, 16, 23 and 30.

Hear chicken-raising tales at Eagle Harbor Book Company

  • Jun 30, 2012 at 10:00AM

JoAnne Trick presents “Chicken Raising Tales: From the Bainbridge Island Tour de Coop” at Eagle Harbor Book Company at 3 p.m. Sunday, July 1.

Private gardens on Bainbridge open for Garden Conservancy tour

  • Jun 29, 2012 at 10:47AM

Explore six private gardens across Bainbridge Island and Kingston that will be open for self-guided tours to benefit the Garden Conservancy from 10 a.m. to 4 p.m. Saturday, June 30.

Tennis clinics, doubles programs start soon

  • Jun 29, 2012 at 10:44AM

The Bainbridge Community Tennis Association is holding a new player clinic for adults wanting to learn the game of tennis this weekend.

Bainbridge blotter | The great paint caper

  • Jun 29, 2012 at 10:42AM

The latest reports from the Bainbridge Island Police Department blotter.

Residents worried about Hidden Cove beach access

  • Jun 29, 2012 at 11:00AM

One island resident has sparked a neighborhood uproar after trying to make the end of Hidden Cove Road a little more hidden. The Bainbridge Island City Council got an earful Wednesday from islanders asking to keep the dead end as it has been for more than 100 years.

WSF predicts heavy traffic on Bainbridge route during Independence Day holiday

  • Jun 29, 2012 at 8:00AM updated at 10:30AM

Washington State Ferries is advising travelers to plan ahead for heavy traffic on the Bainbridge Island-Seattle route around the Fourth of July holiday.

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