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'Cars' marathon at the Bainbridge library today

  • Jun 29, 2012 at 9:44AM

The Bainbridge Public Library hosts a “Cars” marathon starting at 3 p.m. Friday, June 29.

One large fireworks display is best for island | LETTER TO THE EDITOR

  • Jun 29, 2012 at 9:19AM

To the editor: “...but I will defend to the death her right to say it.”

Fireworks lacked proper storage

  • Jun 29, 2012 at 8:00AM

If the owner of Belfair Truck and Auto Wrecking had had all the necessary permits to store Aurora Fireworks’ supply, the bullet that detonated $50,000 worth of fireworks may have never happened.

Where’s Waldo? Try looking in downtown Winslow

  • Jun 28, 2012 at 4:52PM

For 25 years people all across the world have been asking, "Where's Waldo?" Here's a hint: for the month of July, he will be on Bainbridge Island.

Poet and essayist present 'The Pen and The Bell'

  • Jun 28, 2012 at 5:00PM

Poet and essayist Holly Hughes and Brenda Miller present “The Pen and The Bell: Mindful Writing in a Busy World” at 7:30 p.m. June 28 at Eagle Harbor Book Company.

Spanish book club looks at 'El Angel Perdid'

  • Jun 28, 2012 at 4:59PM

Club Cervantino de Lectores gathers at 7 p.m. Thursday, June 28 to discuss “El Angel Perdido” by Javier Sierra. All books are Spanish language and the discussions are conducted in Spanish.

Council picks The Waypoint as the name of the island’s new park

  • Jun 28, 2012 at 4:58PM

Bainbridge Island’s newest park will be called The Waypoint. But the decision didn’t come without deep objections by the island’s city council.

Drew Hansen brings people together | LETTER TO THE EDITOR

  • Jun 28, 2012 at 4:56PM

To the editor: Drew Hansen has already distinguished himself as a positive and effective force in the state Legislature. He has sponsored legislation that will create jobs, assist returning veterans and help protect and preserve some of Kitsap’s most precious forests and marine resources in and around Port Gamble Bay.

Investigation begins on police guild allegations against Chief Fehlman

  • Jun 28, 2012 at 4:53PM

Bainbridge Interim City Manager Morgan Smith said the investigation into allegations made by the Bainbridge Island Police Department against Police Chief Jon Fehlman began this week.

City wants to head off possible Winslow issues

  • Jun 28, 2012 at 4:49PM

The city’s planning department asked the city council Wednesday if council members wanted planners to clarify the standards for downtown development. As the city’s codes currently stand, it is possible for a developer to construct a strictly residential building on the downtown’s main street.

Street dance to kick off Fourth of July festivities

  • Jun 28, 2012 at 4:47PM

The July Third Street Dance and BBQ will be filling the downtown street from 6 p.m. to 11 p.m. the day before Independence Day. The street closure will begin restricting traffic at 4 p.m.

Drop noted in property values

  • Jun 28, 2012 at 4:46PM

The Bainbridge Island Fire Department is bracing for a drop in assessed property values next year. Officials have been told by the Kitsap County Assessor’s Office that there will be a 3 percent drop in assessed values.

Ostling attorneys use police guild's no-confidence vote as reason against new trial

  • Jun 27, 2012 at 6:37PM

Lawyers for the Ostling family are pointing to the Bainbridge Island Police Guild's recent vote of no confidence in Police Chief Jon Fehlman as one of the reasons why a new trial should not be ordered in the death of Douglas Ostling.

Bainbridge blotter | If you leave me now

  • Jun 27, 2012 at 1:44PM

The latest reports from the Bainbridge Island Police Department blotter.

Bainbridge to declare June 30 as Norm Wooldridge Day

  • Jun 27, 2012 at 11:40AM

Norm Wooldridge may have passed away, but the island won't soon forget the former Bainbridge city councilman.

Bainbridge school district looking at cuts to ranks of classified staff

  • Jun 27, 2012 at 11:43AM

The Bainbridge Island School District has notified the union that represents para-educators, bus drivers and other classified workers that hours will be cut because of the district's ongoing budget woes.

Whooping cough still a threat in Kitsap

  • Jun 27, 2012 at 10:47AM

Washington state continues to see record numbers of Whooping Cough cases and officials are urging the public to follow safety precautions and stay current on vaccinations.

Youth can have henna tattoo fun at the library

  • Jun 27, 2012 at 8:46AM

An award-winning artist will be at the Bainbridge Public Library to apply temporary henna tattoos for youth in grades 7-12 from 2 to 4:30 p.m. Thursday, June 28. There will also be snacks and a movie.

Bainbridge readers discuss Edmund de Waal novel

  • Jun 27, 2012 at 8:45AM

The Bainbridge Library Book Group will meet at 7 p.m. Wednesday, June 27 to talk about “The Hare with Amber Eyes” by Edmund de Waal.

Architects lead 3-D modeling class for kids

  • Jun 27, 2012 at 8:43AM

Youth in the fifth through eighth grades can get tips from the experts at an architectural model-building workshop at 10 a.m. Wednesday, June 27.

Bainbridge parks puts plans for Battle Point Park off-leash dog park on hold

  • Jun 26, 2012 at 1:03PM

Bainbridge park officials have shelved plans for putting an off-leash dog park at Battle Point Park.

Bainbridge school district modifies union contract for teachers to move early-release days to Mondays

  • Jun 26, 2012 at 12:27PM

The Bainbridge Island School District has reached agreement with its teachers' union on changes to their existing contract that will modify the timing of early-release days for students.

UPDATE | Belfair explosion torched fireworks for Bainbridge Island's July 4th show

  • Jun 26, 2012 at 10:26AM

A quiet Belfair evening erupted into a ball of fire Sunday. But while firefighters were able to put out the flames, the impact of the blaze has stretched all the way to Bainbridge Island.

Fly fishers to compete for Best on Bainbridge title

  • Jun 26, 2012 at 8:39AM

The Bainbridge Island Fly Fishers meet at 7 p.m. Tuesday, June 26 at Seabold Hall for their annual fly casting competition. Who will be the declared the “Best Feather Thrower” on Bainbridge Island?

Cruise-In returns to First Baptist Church tonight

  • Jun 26, 2012 at 8:39AM

The Windermere car, truck and motorcycle Cruise-In is held on the last Tuesday of every month at the First Baptist Church lawn, located at Madison and Highway 305.

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