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Bainbridge Island Little League All-Stars near elimination

  • Jul 26, 2008 at 10:00AM updated Jul 28, 2008 at 10:42AM

The Bainbridge Island Little League All-Stars are still in the hunt for a state title, but must come up big in a loser-out game to get that chance.

Bainbridge Island Review Letters to the Editor | July 19

  • Jul 19, 2008 at 9:00AM updated Jul 28, 2008 at 10:38AM

As a commercial real estate professional with more than 20 years experience, I find that property owners are often divided into two groups when discussing land use issues. One group thinks any attempt at imminently reasonable regulation is outrageous, unfair and un-American. The second wants to tell everyone else what to do with their property, often in pursuit of self-serving benefits.

Bainbridge Island Review Letters to the Editor | July 26

  • Jul 26, 2008 at 10:00AM updated Jul 28, 2008 at 10:38AM

“Say buddy, can you spare any change or a couple ‘Forever’ postage stamps?”

Bainbridge residents like idea to reshuffle downtown

  • Jul 26, 2008 at 10:00AM updated Jul 28, 2008 at 10:28AM

Aside from a few concerns, islanders at a public meeting on Tuesday supported a proposal that would move the Winslow Post Office out of downtown to make room for an expanded Town & Country.

BPA’s Camp Broadway puts on a thoroughly modern 'Millie'

  • Jul 26, 2008 at 8:00AM updated Jul 28, 2008 at 8:50AM

From the standpoint of both plot and prep, Camp Broadway’s production of “Thoroughly Modern Millie” may be the perfect vehicle for young people.

It if works, please don’t change it

  • Jul 26, 2008 at 12:00AM

Here are two of Mildred and Walt Woodward’s timeless editorials, the first published on Sept. 19, 1962 and the second a week later:

Police blotter

  • Jul 26, 2008 at 12:00AM

Bainbridge Police reported the followin incidents:

Bainbridge Island Review Letters to the Editor | July 23

  • Jul 23, 2008 at 4:00PM updated Jul 24, 2008 at 4:29PM

The Bainbridge Review published the article, “Lot Closure Gives New Life To Ericksen-Hildebrand Issue” on July 12 and Brian Danzig’s letter to the editor, “Ericksen/Hildebrand: It’s Time For City To Take Some Action” on July 19. At Debbi Lester’s suggestion, we met to discuss the issues. By the end of the meeting we were both quite thankful to have had a face to face dialogue.

What Roberto Clemente can still teach us | Tom Tyner

  • Jul 23, 2008 at 4:00PM updated Jul 24, 2008 at 4:29PM

Perhaps you watched the 2008 All-Star Game last week, or at least the first six or seven hours of it. And if you did, then maybe also heard Fox Sports analyst Tim McCarver call Ichiro Suzuki the best right fielder he’s seen since Roberto Clemente.

Care to share your fortuity with others?

  • Jul 16, 2008 at 4:00PM updated Jul 24, 2008 at 4:26PM

Question: Does Bainbridge Island, where the average household’s income is somewhere around $95,000, take care of its less fortunate? Generally, the island’s social-service professionals and volunteers answer yes. But it’s not an unqualified yes. Donations and volunteers have been reasonably consistent in recent years, they say, but the current economic downturn will test islanders’ benevolence as more people slide toward the poverty line and operational costs increase for service organizations such as Helpline House and Interfatih Volunteer Caregivers.

Is the post office leaving Winslow?

  • Jul 15, 2008 at 11:00AM updated Jul 24, 2008 at 2:46PM

Maybe, but its departure could keep T & C downtown.

Is the post office leaving Winslow?

  • Jul 16, 2008 at 10:00AM updated Jul 24, 2008 at 2:32PM

Though tucked behind a building off of Winslow Way, the Winslow Post Office is a familiar sight – and stop – for many islanders. 

Ollalie Road in Battle Point ends, work keeps on going

  • Jul 22, 2008 at 3:42PM

This Saturday, the Park District’s Trails Advisory Committee and the city’s Road Ends Committee will jointly tackle improvements to the Ollalie Road end on Battle Point. With no new city funding for road ends this year, the Park District and Road Ends Committee having been leaning on volunteer work and looking for new ways of leveraging scant resources to continue work at public shoreline access points.

It’s hard to put a smiley face on Bainbridge home market

  • Jul 22, 2008 at 3:44PM

A real estate broker said at last week’s Chamber of Commerce luncheon that the messenger (the media) was spreading fear that caused potential buyers to become immobilized. Headlines, she said, were a particular culprit since “frequently, the facts (in the story) aren’t as harsh...” No doubt, the media’s ability to influence readers is tremendous, which means we have an important responsibility to get it right.

Past sunny summer Saturdays enjoy a replay on Bainbridge

  • Jul 22, 2008 at 3:44PM

Ah! A summer Saturday! Let me list the joys of a sunny summer Saturday on Bainbridge. First, no socks. We have bare feet in sandals, toes free at last to wiggle and admire. Then, airy clothes, a pair of shorts, a filmy dress or a cooling shirt, and finally a hat to keep sun off completes our summer outfits.

Tasty recipes for the tailgating menu | Lovin' from the Oven

  • Jul 21, 2008 at 5:11PM

OK. So the Seattle Mariners aren’t exactly selling out Safeco Field, while the Seahawks are still months away from returning to action. As Seattle sports fans, what are we to do?

3rd annual Bluegrass Festival hits Bainbridge Saturday

  • Jul 23, 2008 at 12:00AM updated at 3:17PM

Big events often have humble roots. Take the island’s Bluegrass Festival and Family Fun Fair. The event, now in its third year, had origins in a visit to the island by New Mexico’s Foxfire Bluegrass Band in 2005.

What's happening in Kitsap County | July 23

  • Jul 22, 2008 at 3:44PM

Between pirates and dragns, BPA Theatre School has had one magical summer. At 3:30 and 7 p.m. July 25, the fantasy continues with “Dragonsphere Chapter 2 – Trial of Ashes. ”

Bainbridge author Evison's ‘All About Lulu’ is all relative

  • Jul 22, 2008 at 3:44PM

The successful modern coming-of-age novel has a few key components. A narrator who’s a tad tortured and too smart for his or her own good, physically flawed but fundamentally lovable.

Great Peninsula Future Festival brings green movement to Port Gamble

  • Jul 21, 2008 at 5:11PM

Organizers of the new environmentally thought-provoking Great Peninsula Future Festival have devised a plan that could possibly provoke solutions to some of the world’s greatest crises. They’re hoping festival-goers will come for a party and leave with a life-changing education. And they’re expecting them in the thousands throughout the coming weekend, Aug. 2-3, in the festival-friendly town of Port Gamble.

Battle Point Astronomical Association plans party for Jupiter

  • Jul 21, 2008 at 5:10PM

For stargazers and solar system admirers, right now is the best time to view the planet Jupiter in the night sky. Though you wouldn’t think it’d be that difficult, given that it’s the largest planet in the solar system, giant red spot and all, it’s best viewed currently slowly receding from opposition — a term meaning that the planet is directly opposite from the sun as seen on Earth.

Weekend Wrock in Kitsap County | Whaling Days Concert Calendar

  • Jul 21, 2008 at 5:10PM

Weekend Wrock heads to Whaling Days with Mojo Blues, Jr. Cadillac, Rocky Point, Joey James Dean, and the Blues Brothers, kind of.

Bainbridge author Evison breaks through with tormented love story, 'All about Lulu'

  • Jul 21, 2008 at 5:10PM

Bainbridge-based author Jonathan Evison’s debut novel, “All About Lulu” isn’t actually his first novel. The 39-year-old job-hopping, freedom-loving dreamer has been writing for years through occupational stints as a caged bear feeder, rotten tomato sorter, syndicated radio talk show host and script doctor, just to name a few.

Bainbridge Police Blotter | July 19

  • Jul 19, 2008 at 3:00PM updated Jul 23, 2008 at 3:04PM

Bainbridge Police reported the following incidents:

Bainbridge Island Review Community Calendar | July 19

  • Jul 19, 2008 at 3:00PM updated Jul 23, 2008 at 3:03PM

Farmers Market: The Bainbridge Farmers Market runs 9 a.m. to 1 p.m. July 19 and every Saturday at the City Hall green. Today we continue an island tradition with the Sweet Pea Contest. Bring your best home grown Sweet Pea bouquet; entries will be on display from 9 a.m. to noon with a prize for Best of Show. Info: www.bainbridgefarmersmarket.com.

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