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Mos Generator kicks off What’s Up's new series of Kitsap Wrock Reviews

  • Oct 20, 2008 at 5:19PM

If there are to be Local Wrock Reviews of albums coming out of Kitsap, it’s fitting that it should begin with the Mos Generator and T. Dallas Reed.

Kitsap County A&E Calendar | Oct. 22

  • Oct 20, 2008 at 5:21PM

KITSAP CELTIC DUO: Rick May and Gil Yslas will be present a concert of traditional Celtic tunes with special guest David Denz at 7:30 p.m. Oct. 25 at the Island Music Guild, 10598 Valley Road on Bainbridge. Tickets are $15. Info: www.islandmusic.org.

Bainbridge Police Blotter | FYI, Oct. 22

  • Oct 22, 2008 at 4:00PM

Bainbridge police reported the following incidents:

DOT yanks campaign signs | Around the Island

  • Oct 22, 2008 at 4:00PM

Campaign signs yanked

Cuts, resignations at Kitsap County Consolidated Housing Authority

  • Oct 21, 2008 at 3:36PM

The sudden retirement of Kitsap County Consolidated Housing Authority (KCCHA) Executive Director Norm McLoughlin last week was the result of a series of risky administrative decisions compounded by the national housing crisis, according to sources.

Worsts and near-firsts in Bainbridge High School golf

  • Oct 21, 2008 at 3:37PM

Carl Jonson and Bobby Griffin of the Bainbridge boys golf team qualified for state following Monday’s district tournament, with the strong likelihood that Kyle Leonard and Kyle Hurt will join them.

WHAT’S HAPPENING

  • Oct 22, 2008 at 12:00AM

Time for a literary/civics lesson. Who uttered the following?

LOCAL ARTIST CARRIE GOLLER: Is exhibiting her works th

  • Oct 22, 2008 at 12:00AM

LOCAL ARTIST CARRIE GOLLER: Is exhibiting her works throughout the month at the Treehouse Cafe, 4569 Lynwood Center Road on Bainbridge. Info: www.carriegoller.com.

Diggin’ it literary style

  • Oct 22, 2008 at 12:00AM

When the weather turns nippy it’s always a nice respite to linger indoors with a few good books on garden-related topics. I’ve got a list of books I can’t get enough of, which you may want to either check out at Kitsap Regional Library or head out to your favorite local bookstore to purchase one of all of them.

Promise a ghoulish good time

  • Oct 22, 2008 at 12:00AM

Even though she’s been creating haunted houses for years, Haunted Fairgrounds co-coordinator Marilyn Jones said it never ceases to amaze her how big it’s gotten.

What’s Up Weekend Wrock

  • Oct 22, 2008 at 12:00AM

FRIDAY, OCT. 24

BooksIn Brief

  • Oct 22, 2008 at 12:00AM

BooksIn Brief

‘One of most beloved writers of his generation’ coming to Kitsap

  • Oct 22, 2008 at 12:00AM

And ... we didn’t get the interview, but Sherman Alexie brings his National Book Award-winning novel to Suquamish and Eagle Harbor Thursday.

Enough is enough

  • Oct 22, 2008 at 12:00AM

What’s Up’s summer love/hate affair with Shakespeare culminates in a dark, red room with the three witches of “Macbeth.”

Bainbridge Island Review Letters to the Editor | Oct 18

  • Oct 18, 2008 at 8:00AM updated Oct 20, 2008 at 10:59AM

The financial crisis has brought along with it the blame game. This is understandable. However, too often I have heard the blame for the housing crisis laid at the feet of people with low and moderate incomes. There have been articles and editorials in major newspapers and magazines, and more than a few conversations overheard on Bainbridge Island, expressing the sentiment that the real gist of the problem was the efforts by Fannie Mae, Freddie Mac, and others to get low-income households to purchase homes.

Bainbridge Island Review Letters to the Editor | Oct. 15 (cont'd.)

  • Oct 15, 2008 at 10:00AM updated Oct 20, 2008 at 10:58AM

Is there voter fraud in Kitsap County?

23rd District, Senate: Lord, Rockefeller offer stark contrasts

  • Oct 18, 2008 at 10:00AM updated Oct 20, 2008 at 10:58AM

Connie Lord (R-Poulsbo) may have the most political experience among the trio of Republicans challenging for seats in the 23rd Legislative District’s delegation, but she may also face the district’s toughest incumbent.

Bainbridge Island Review Letters to the Editor | Oct. 15

  • Oct 15, 2008 at 10:00AM updated Oct 20, 2008 at 10:58AM

The Park Board and director need to be applauded for their diligent work. However, we have a philosophical difference. We would be willing to support the 25 percent going to M & O, but the 75 percent going to more open space and further development is what we oppose.

Bainbridge Island Review Letters to the Editor | Oct. 11

  • Oct 11, 2008 at 10:00AM updated Oct 20, 2008 at 10:58AM

I have family, business and social interests that I see are under siege here on Bainbridge and in Kitsap County at large. The problem comes from self-serving special interests and failed government.

An alternative to the bailout plan

  • Oct 18, 2008 at 10:00AM updated Oct 20, 2008 at 10:52AM

One thing we need – fast – is a correction to the housing market, not the stock market. Consider:

Vote ‘yes’ on Bainbridge park lid-lift

  • Oct 18, 2008 at 10:00AM updated Oct 20, 2008 at 10:51AM

The timing couldn’t be worse for the island’s Metro Park & Recreation District Board decision to ask voters to restore the 2009 regular levy rate to 75 cents per $1,000 assessed value. The board decided to go forward with the measure before the current economic situation worsened last month.

For some, the jaybird’s tail will stick out behind | Sally Robison

  • Oct 18, 2008 at 10:00AM updated Oct 20, 2008 at 10:50AM

When things went bad, Grandmother would say, “Always remember and bear in mind, the jaybird’s tail sticks out behind.”

Bainbridge Community Calendar | Oct. 18

  • Oct 18, 2008 at 10:00AM updated Oct 20, 2008 at 10:50AM

Chinese Brush Painting: Bainbridge Mandarin Learning Center offers its first Chinese culture enrichment class, Chinese Brush Painting, for youths and adults, from 10-11:30 a.m. Nov. 2, 9, 16 and 23. Chinese Mandarin class registration continues, too. Info: www.bainbridgemandarinlc.org or call 842-3928.

Bainbridge Community Calendar | Oct. 11

  • Oct 11, 2008 at 10:00AM updated Oct 20, 2008 at 10:50AM

boating Course: U.S. Coast Guard Auxiliary Flotilla 48-North Kitsap presents America’s Boating Course from 8 a.m. to 5 p.m. Oct. 11 at the Bainbridge Island Commons, 402 Brien Dr. This is an eight-hour introductory course for the new boater, those thinking of buying a boat and for boaters who need the Boater’s Education Card. Cost: $35/person, $50/couple. Contact: Joe Dunstan, 780-0523.

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