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Ceramic arts on display on the island

  • Mar 28, 2012 at 3:01PM

In conjunction with the annual convention of the National Council on Education for the Ceramic Arts, “On the Edge,” three venues on Bainbridge Island will present artwork from ceramic artists through April 29.

Pedestrian killed while walking on Highway 305

  • Mar 28, 2012 at 7:32AM

A pedestrian walking on Highway 305 south of Poulsbo was struck and killed by a driver from Bainbridge Island just after 9 p.m. Tuesday.

Dashiell, Knobloch have day in court

  • Mar 27, 2012 at 4:58PM

The scuffle that shocked city hall was recounted in a Bainbridge Island courtroom Tuesday as the two combatants gave differing accounts of the conflict. At the end of it all, a municipal court judge denied proposed restraining orders the pair had sought against the other.

Bainbridge Island blotter | Box of wine, to go

  • Mar 27, 2012 at 1:56PM

The latest reports from the Bainbridge Island Police Department blotter.

Bainbridge Island Fly Fishers welcome guest speaker

  • Mar 27, 2012 at 4:00PM

Mitch Shirbroun who will be sharing his California and Oregon Steelhead fishing adventures at the next monthly Bainbridge Island Fly Fishers meeting.

Bainbridge park group gets $80,000 grant as planning continues for the former Unocal gas station site

  • Mar 27, 2012 at 11:44AM

The group planning a new, green gateway to Bainbridge Island got a financial boost last week, bringing them one step closer to realizing their goal.

Bainbridge Island FC girls U17 team captures league title

  • Mar 27, 2012 at 11:36AM

Battling back from a tough start to the season, the Bainbridge Island FC girls U17 team went out kicking to claim the title of league champions.

Home Rule is to blame | LETTER TO THE EDITOR

  • Mar 27, 2012 at 9:00AM updated at 11:33AM

To the editor: Gary Pettersen’s recent letter (“Big, fat, expensive failure”) is close to the point but having been in this community almost 30 years, the failure actually goes back to the early ’90s when our voters decided to have Home Rule.

Pre-orders for Native Plant Sale due Friday

  • Mar 27, 2012 at 8:00AM updated at 11:33AM

This year's Native Plant Sale, a Bainbridge Island Land Trust Earth Day tradition, offers a variety of native plants. You can see a list of the nursery-grade plants that help attract wildlife, reduce room for invasive plants and help native plants thrive, by visiting You can pre-order plants by March 30 using the online form and pick them up during the Native Plant Sale from 9 a.m. to 1 p.m. Saturday, April 21, at Eagle Harbor Congregational Church on the corner of Winslow Way and Madison Avenue.

Bainbridge Home & Garden Show features Bloedel Reserve horticulturist

  • Mar 26, 2012 at 8:59AM

The ninth annual Bainbridge Island Home & Garden Show is from 10 a.m. to 5 p.m. Saturday, March 31, at Woodward Middle School. The event will feature more than 60 exhibitors and a full day of speakers showcasing home and landscaping improvements, interior design, kitchen design, gardening, alternative energy, energy conservation and sustainable practices.

Seven candidates apply for vacant fire commissioner post

  • Mar 26, 2012 at 9:42AM

Seven people have expressed interest in an appointment to the Bainbridge Island Fire Department Board of Commissioners.

Series continues with talk on election process

  • Mar 26, 2012 at 9:41AM

Bainbridge Island Rotary and PALS, the Passionate About Learning Society, will host a non-partisan panel discussion on the history and evolution of how the United States elects its Congress.

Spartans beat Bellevue in lacrosse, tennis team triumphs

  • Mar 26, 2012 at 9:38AM

After losing their first game and tying Mercer Island, the Bainbridge Island girls lacrosse team got on the right track with a 16-6 win over Bellevue East on Wednesday.

Rescue drills planned near Blakely Rock

  • Mar 25, 2012 at 9:00AM updated Mar 26, 2012 at 9:32AM

The training is scheduled to take place at noon on March 26. The Coast Guard, as well as multiple law enforcement agencies and fire departments, including the Bainbridge police and fire departments, will practice plucking people in distress from the water.

Police investigate bomb threat at Woodward

  • Mar 26, 2012 at 9:32AM

Bainbridge Island Police were called to Woodward Middle School last week after a student found a bomb threat written on the wall of a bathroom stall.

Tell us what’s next | LETTER TO THE EDITOR

  • Mar 26, 2012 at 10:00AM

To the editor: It has been more than a week since the Seattle Times articles came out and we have not heard from you.

Going green, seeing red | LETTER TO THE EDITOR

  • Mar 28, 2012 at 9:00AM

To the editor: Investigative reporting apparently suffered a cranium stork stroke on this island last fall.

Let’s call in Super Nanny | LETTER TO THE EDITOR

  • Mar 26, 2012 at 9:20AM

To the editor: Just when you thought the city council couldn’t get more dysfunctional.

Plastic bag ban is needed | IN OUR OPINION

  • Mar 26, 2012 at 9:19AM

Papa, get a brand new bag. A reusable one. Bainbridge has spoken, and it’s time to ban disposable plastic bags.

Wonderland: Bringing polar bears to Kitsap | Kitsap Week

  • Mar 2, 2012 at 8:00AM updated Mar 25, 2012 at 7:32AM

North Kitsap photographer Steven Kazlowski brings home the splendor of the Alaskan Arctic

Kitsap Bank donates $10,000 to downtown association

  • Mar 24, 2012 at 11:00AM

After a record-breaking year, Kitsap Bank gave back to the communities it serves, including downtown Bainbridge Island.

Forces for change: Girl Scouts of America celebrates 100 years of service | Kitsap Week

  • Mar 23, 2012 at 10:05AM

During World War I and World War II, they helped the Allied forces by selling defense bonds, growing victory gardens, and collecting waste fat and scrap iron. They welcomed people of color into their ranks and were described by Martin Luther King Jr. as “a force for desegregation.” They helped girls of all backgrounds develop skills that made them self-reliant and resourceful, and encouraged them to prepare for roles as professional women and for active citizenship outside the home. Girl Scouts have always been tough cookies, pushing for social change in America since Juliette Gordon Low founded the organization in 1912.

March 23, 2012 Editorial Cartoon

  • Mar 23, 2012 at 1:00AM

Island Theatre offers playwriting workshop

  • Mar 22, 2012 at 4:25PM

sland Theatre is offering a free workshop, “How to Write a Ten-Minute Play,” from 1-5 p.m. March 24 at the Bainbridge Public Library, 1270 Madison Ave. The workshop is taught by Seattle playwright and instructor John Longenbaugh. Pre-registration is required via email to or by phone to 206/276-7732.

Islanders show support for plastic bag ban

  • Mar 22, 2012 at 3:28PM

Residents crowded Bainbridge Island City Hall during last week’s council meeting to say they’d had enough of disposable, one-use plastic bags. The council is considering a ban of plastic bags that have long been hallmarks of the grocery industry.

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