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Bainbridge attorney Joe McMillan is among defense team of Guantanamo detainee Hamdan

  • Aug 20, 2008 at 9:00PM

For attorney Joe McMillan, one moment stood out in the trial of Guantanamo Bay detainee Salim Hamdan. It was late in the trial when Hamdan, imprisoned in Guantanamo for the previous six years, stood and thanked the military jurors for their service and apologized for any harm he may have caused through his work as a driver for Osama bin Laden.

Bainbridge Islander’s tribal art exhibit benefits Mongolian women’s quilting center

  • Aug 20, 2008 at 8:00PM

In describing her work with the Mongolian Quilting Center, islander Maggie Ball recalls an idea Greg Mortenson discussed when he came to Bainbridge to talk about his book, “Three Cups of Tea”:

Neighborly way is best

  • Aug 20, 2008 at 12:00AM

Let’s take a return trip to the Bainbridge Island Health, Housing and Human Services needs assessment report for 2007-2008. Other than emphasizing that there is a shortage of affordable housing for families and seniors to rent or buy, the survey of agencies and providers revealed that there continues to be a large gap between the services accessible to low-income residents when compared to most islanders.

Finding freedom on a middle-aged island

  • Aug 20, 2008 at 12:00AM

And then, not expecting it, you become middle-aged and anonymous. No one notices you. You achieve a wonderful freedom.

Faith groups are committed to youth

  • Aug 20, 2008 at 12:00AM

Most of us care deeply about the welfare and futures of our community’s youth. We want ours to be a community where young people receive the attention, respect, opportunities and supportive relationships they need to be happy and grow up healthy, caring and responsible.


  • Aug 20, 2008 at 12:00AM

Celebrate the art of music and sound at Kids Discovery Museum, as Stephen Cohen plays from his acclaimed children’s album, “Here Comes the Band,” at 2 p.m. Aug. 23.


  • Aug 20, 2008 at 12:00AM

Bainbridge Police reported the following incidents:

Aging Well: Join the Aging Well Coffee Hour at 9 a.m.

  • Aug 20, 2008 at 12:00AM

Aging Well: Join the Aging Well Coffee Hour at 9 a.m. Aug. 20 in the Kallgren Room of the Senior Center. Denise Hughes from Kitsap County Mental Health Services will speak about depression and be available to answer questions. Info: 842-1616.

Around the Island

  • Aug 20, 2008 at 12:00AM

A draft revision to the city’s fireworks ordinance would ban the possession, sale and use of fireworks within Bainbridge Island.

Island at crossroads with tourism dollars

  • Aug 20, 2008 at 12:00AM

Get your Bainbridge Island T-shirts, collectors mugs and Frog Rock postcards.

A historic church, a new pastor, an evolving vision

  • Aug 20, 2008 at 12:00AM

As associate pastor at Timonium United Methodist Church in Timonium, Md., the Rev. Cheryl Wuensch ministered to a 900-member congregation.

Read, reduce, recycle

  • Aug 20, 2008 at 12:00AM

Brooklyn-based author Lori Bongiorno brings her practical guide to making eco-smart choices in everyday life to Bainbridge Aug. 21.

A review of ‘Recent Tragic Events’

  • Aug 20, 2008 at 12:00AM

Brazen script-centric theater ‘at the center of the free universe’ coming to libraries throughout Kitsap this fall.

Something strange is afoot in gardens

  • Aug 20, 2008 at 12:00AM

This has been the strangest gardening year that I can remember. But, at my age, there are many things I can’t remember, and many things I think are strange. Maybe we have had more unusual years than this after all. If the phone calls and visits we’ve had to the Extension Office Master Gardener Clinic are any indication though, it has absolutely been a strange gardening year.

What’s going on

  • Aug 20, 2008 at 12:00AM


Stiller doesn’t quite call down the ‘Thunder’

  • Aug 20, 2008 at 12:00AM

“Tropic Thunder:”

Playing his heart out

  • Aug 20, 2008 at 12:00AM

Local celebrity James Hunnicutt abandons convention, becoming full-time musician and finds the meaning of success.

‘A Peaceful Solution’ comes to Kitsap through 8-year-old and his dad

  • Aug 20, 2008 at 12:00AM

Jack and Pat Moriarity’s YouTube version of the Willie Nelson tune featured online at the

Three Dog Night headlines the fair tonight

  • Aug 20, 2008 at 12:00AM

1970’s seven-piece supergroup comes to

Bainbridge Island Review Letters to the Editor | Aug. 16

  • Aug 16, 2008 at 3:00PM updated Aug 18, 2008 at 3:34PM

It’s official: the city finance director is projecting that the city will go $4 million in the hole this year, a loss of almost one in every six dollars of the taxes, fees, grants and loans taken in. Unless the city issues councilmanic debt (what an apt name!), the city will burn through almost all of its cash by the end of 2008, leaving us in a liquidity crisis.

Trio of Kitsap women compete in Danskin Women's Triathlon

  • Aug 15, 2008 at 5:17PM

Many of the 4,500 participants in this year’s Danskin Women’s Triathlon aren’t in it to win titles or to improve their rankings.

Bainbridge: HHHS survey digs into community needs and values

  • Aug 15, 2008 at 5:15PM

At Bainbridge Youth Services, counselors help teens find jobs and wade through issues that can dog their lives.

So, where is the housing?

  • Aug 16, 2008 at 12:00AM

Unsurprisingly, affordable housing issues top the 39 human-service needs listed in a survey that’s part of the recently-released Bainbridge Island Health, Housing and Human Services Needs Assessment. The basis of determining which needs made the list centered on the gap between how large an issue the need is for those surveyed and how well they think the need is being met. In other words, the gap between the service needs and the ability of providers to meet them.

A woodworker’s thoughts about hope and love

  • Aug 16, 2008 at 12:00AM

I am a studio furniture maker. Four months ago I began working on an ark for a synagogue. I was shaking with excitement that morning, ready to begin this long-anticipated project. In the first few minutes, I completely severed all four fingers on my dominant hand just above the knuckles closest to my palm. I fell to my knees and began to weep, not out of the pain and horror of the accident but from the fear that I was finished as an artist. That instant was a big bang of sorts, exploding into my reality a new universe of possibilities.

Olympic fever caught in a Super 8

  • Aug 16, 2008 at 12:00AM

I don’t know about you, but I’ll never forget where I was when I watched the opening ceremonies of the 2008 Beijing Olympics. I was in a Super 8 Motel in Ferndale. Being only a couple miles from the Canadian border added a certain international cachet to glamour and glitz of the experience, as did the slightly fuzzy reception of the television set bolted to the dresser of my room.

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