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  • Oct 4, 2008 at 12:00AM

Ferries

Letters

  • Oct 4, 2008 at 12:00AM

Strawberry Plant Park

How about a ferry tax?

  • Oct 4, 2008 at 12:00AM

It will probably never happen, but you’ve got to admire the audaciousness of the Transportation Commission for suggesting that the state may need to tax Puget Sound-area counties in order to help pay for the cost of operating state ferries.

Is change precursor to healing?

  • Oct 4, 2008 at 12:00AM

Change is in the air. I love those silly old phrases that nobody much says any more.

He was served up saving grace

  • Oct 4, 2008 at 12:00AM

There’s a scene early in “Breakfast at Sally’s” in which Richard LeMieux and his golf buddies sit in a diner outside Bremerton en route to a tee-off, discussing the increase in the town’s homeless population.

FYI

  • Oct 4, 2008 at 12:00AM

police blotter

CALENDAR CALENDAR

  • Oct 4, 2008 at 12:00AM

ongoing

Golf teams young, but still state threats

  • Oct 4, 2008 at 12:00AM

Once again, Bainbridge Island’s golf teams are proving to be among the top units in the state after playing their top rivals in the Metro League Tuesday afternoon at Wing Point Golf & Country Club.

Around the Island

  • Oct 4, 2008 at 12:00AM

Some island shellfish banned

City mulling measures to reduce staff hours

  • Oct 4, 2008 at 12:00AM

The city has been looking at ways to save on operation expenses by asking employees to voluntarily cut back their hours.

Local taxes for WSF?

  • Oct 4, 2008 at 12:00AM

The state Transportation Commission will recommend that the Legislature consider adding revenue from regional taxes as a “third leg” of a long-term funding scheme for Washington State Ferries.

Council cautiously upbeat with new budget

  • Oct 4, 2008 at 12:00AM

Bainbridge Island’s proposed 2009 budget was unveiled Wednesday, leaving most council members optimistic about the city’s financial approach to next year.

Reader comments now featured on BainbridgeReview.com

  • Oct 6, 2008 at 1:00AM

Starting today, your community news site is adding a lot more community. Visitors to our site can now contribute their own comments to all of our news stories, editorials and letters to the editor. You are invited to participate.

Candidates call for education funding overhaul

  • Sep 20, 2008 at 12:00AM updated Oct 2, 2008 at 1:49PM

POULSBO – Basic education needs to be redefined and the state’s “outdated” funding system demands a major overhaul.

Candidates debate over ‘Eggs’

  • Sep 6, 2008 at 12:00AM updated Oct 2, 2008 at 1:43PM

State spending focus of forum

  • Sep 24, 2008 at 12:00AM updated Oct 2, 2008 at 1:35PM

BREMERTON – After a week of sour economic news, candidates for the 23rd Legislative District’s Position 1 spent the bulk of a Tuesday morning “Eggs and Issues” forum fielding questions on state spending and taxes.

Bainbridge change of government vote still in the works

  • Sep 30, 2008 at 3:23PM

It’s possible that islanders may vote for a mayor – and whether to keep the mayoral position – on the same November 2009 ballot.

Photo | Harvest Fair Fun

  • Sep 30, 2008 at 3:23PM

Bainbridge Island Review Letters to the Editor | Oct. 1

  • Sep 30, 2008 at 3:59PM

I found the time to go and attend the last hour of Saturday’s Strawberry Plant Park meeting. It turned out it was an invitation-only meeting. I was able to sneak in and listen to what the various five groups had to propose. I also read a letter sent by city planner Libby Hudson to the editor of the Review since – according to her – the editorial “included some misconceptions and misinterpretations” of the event.

Border Patrol sets dangerous precedent with checkpoints

  • Sep 30, 2008 at 3:26PM

The Peninsula Daily News reports of recent U.S. Border Patrol highway checkpoints on the North Olympic Peninsula near Forks, Discovery Bay and the Hood Canal Bridge. The Journal of the San Juans reports Border Patrol ferry checkpoints on domestic-only ferry runs from San Juan Island to Anacortes since February. An additional checkpoint location will soon be added on state Highway 20 in Skagit Valley. Also there are reports of recent Border Patrol spot checks at the Agate Pass Bridge (outside the Clearwater Casino), plus ICE Fugitive Ops teams at Wal-Mart in Poulsbo.

Helming Island Theatre's 'Inherit the Wind' opens tomorrow

  • Sep 30, 2008 at 3:26PM

At the close of “Inherit the Wind,” the character Henry Drummond picks up a Bible and a biology textbook, slaps them together, and puts them in his briefcase before exiting.

Former Bainbridge basketball manager fights secondary pulmonary hypertension

  • Oct 1, 2008 at 4:00PM

Eupnea – the medical term given for normal, everyday breathing – comes without a second thought for many people. For Luke Chadwick, breathing was on his mind every time he tried to inhale and exhale.

Letters

  • Oct 1, 2008 at 12:00AM

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