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Winslow sees a flowery infusion

  • Jul 2, 2008 at 12:00AM

A letter planted the seed.

ROTO MANIA

  • Jul 2, 2008 at 12:00AM

Despite early concerns that the slowing economy could quiet the annual buying frenzy, organizers say this year’s Rotary Club Auction didn’t disappoint.

Work stops on dig

  • Jul 2, 2008 at 12:00AM

A stop work order was issued Friday at a south-end excavation site after surveyors determined the dig area exceeded what was permitted by the city, officials said.

The screening room

  • Jul 2, 2008 at 12:00AM

Fate takes aim

Jr. Cadillac kicks off Concerts on the Boardwalk

  • Jul 2, 2008 at 12:00AM

Another little something is happening in Bremerton, and around the county — free outdoor summer concert series.

Port Orchard library screens second annual series of film noir

  • Jul 2, 2008 at 12:00AM

Free admission for old-time movie.

Bainbridge's Smile Partner's reaches out to low income families seeking dental care

  • Jun 28, 2008 at 10:00AM updated Jun 30, 2008 at 10:38AM

As a dental hygienist, Kate Mills has spent 37 years hunched over people’s mouths. Yuck, you say? You’d think she’d be sick of cleaning teeth and searching for signs of periodontitis by now, but she has a new view of dentistry since co-founding Washington State Smile Partners, a nonprofit that offers preventive services to children and adults who can’t afford a trip to the traditional dentist’s office.

Letters

  • Jun 27, 2008 at 5:48PM

Vandalism

Bainbridge Historical Baseball Society to play exhibition game on July 4

  • Jun 28, 2008 at 9:00AM updated Jun 30, 2008 at 9:08AM

For those baseball fans dismayed with the escapades of the Seattle Mariners – they of the 28-50 record at press-time – can take a trip back to yesteryear with the “Grand Old Game,” an exhibition baseball game played on the Fourth of July. Put on by the Bainbridge Historical Baseball Society, this year’s contest takes place at the baseball field at Bainbridge High School at 9 a.m. and pits the Bainbridge Reds “All-Stars” against the Winslow “Homestead” Grays.

Kitsap-area rescue agencies conduct marine rescue drills in Agate Passage

  • Jun 28, 2008 at 8:00AM updated Jun 30, 2008 at 8:50AM

Had the bodies bobbing in Agate Passage Thursday morning been real, they would have been in serious trouble. A strong flood tide had swept the dummies away from the bridge, from which the trio had supposedly leaped while attempting a hypothetical group suicide, and pushed them toward open water. Luckily for the dummies, help was planing down the channel from Suquamish.

Letters

  • Jun 28, 2008 at 12:00AM

Wicca

So who gets to keep the house?

  • Jun 28, 2008 at 12:00AM

Just in case the city’s budget and the community eventually support affordable housing on the island, the Bainbridge Island Planning Commission continues to plug away on the creation of an inclusionary housing ordinance. It appears that sometime this summer a draft will be pulled together and presented to island developers for their input.

FYI

  • Jun 28, 2008 at 12:00AM

police blotter

CALENDAR

  • Jun 28, 2008 at 12:00AM

Saturday 28

BUSINESS BRIEFING

  • Jun 28, 2008 at 12:00AM

Islanders urged to buy locally

Budget judgment day comes and goes

  • Jun 28, 2008 at 12:00AM

It was presumed by some to be a foregone conclusion.

Getting the good food out there

  • Jun 28, 2008 at 12:00AM

Attorney Elizabeth Chambers was cash-less when she exited the 4:30 p.m. Seattle-to-Bainbridge ferry on Wednesday with her young kids, Kepler and Arden, in tow.

Potty bombers busted

  • Jun 28, 2008 at 12:00AM

Bainbridge Police say they have identified six island juveniles suspected of detonating homemade “sparkler bombs” in several portable bathrooms this month.

Around the Island

  • Jun 28, 2008 at 12:00AM

Library won’t pursue lid lift

BAC boosted by $1 million donation

  • Jun 28, 2008 at 12:00AM

An anonymous individual has made a $1 million donation to Bainbridge Arts and Crafts for the establishment of a long-term endowment, the nonprofit announced Wednesday.

Teens add splash of color to Aquatic Center

  • Jun 28, 2008 at 12:00AM

Regulars of the Bainbridge Island Park and Recreation District Teen Center Lounge faced a pleasant quandary this April.

Whole lot of hole

  • Jun 28, 2008 at 12:00AM

Since work began last month, a south-end soil swap has turned more than just dirt.

Bainbridge to measure controversial soil swap area

  • Jun 26, 2008 at 4:00PM updated Jun 27, 2008 at 8:28AM

Since work began last month, a south-end soil swap has turned more than just dirt. It’s also turned the heads of neighbors and passersby, some of whom are wondering aloud whether the size of the excavation – at the triangle of land bordered by Fletcher Bay, Bucklin Hill and Lynwood Center roads – exceeds what was permitted by the city.

Bainbridge Arts and Crafts boosted by $1 million endowment

  • Jun 25, 2008 at 3:00PM updated Jun 26, 2008 at 4:22PM

An anonymous individual has made a $1 million donation to Bainbridge Arts and Crafts for the establishment of a long-term endowment, the non-profit announced Wednesday. BAC staffers said that on receiving the news they were, in a word, "flabbergasted." "It's so incredibly validating," Executive Director Susan Jackson said. "It validates all the work we do. It's not just the time that I've been there, but it's 60 years of Bainbridge Arts and Crafts."

Bainbridge Arts and Crafts vaults into senior communities

  • Jun 25, 2008 at 11:00AM updated Jun 26, 2008 at 2:22PM

Perusing the storefront gallery at Bainbridge Arts and Crafts reveals an eclectic, accessible collection of painting, textile, jewelry and glasswork. There’s usually a fun find, and with any purchase comes the warm, fuzzy feeling of knowing you’ve supported an area artist and a long-standing non-profit gallery.

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