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Foreign students need host families

  • May 27, 2012 at 9:00AM updated May 29, 2012 at 1:02PM

Chinese exchange students bring a world of benefit to host families.

Woman rescued after going overboard from Bainbridge ferry

  • May 29, 2012 at 1:02PM

A woman was rescued from the frigid Puget Sounds waters after she went overboard during a ferry ride to Bainbridge Island. "It's a testimony of the skill of our crews," said David Moseley, director of Washington State Ferries. "They train for these kinds of things, and thankfully we don't have to use them often, but it is not overstatement to say that they saved this woman's life."

Spartans to play for state soccer title

  • May 26, 2012 at 10:16AM

The Spartans have earned another shot at the Washington state 3A title in boy soccer after dispatching Mountain View 6-2 in the semifinals Friday at Sparks Stadium.

Mora Iced Creamery remodels for planned franchise branding

  • May 26, 2012 at 10:00AM

Mora Iced Creamery has had a busy year. One year ago the company began work on expanding their brand and creating a program to franchise their ice cream stores. Bainbridge Island’s location on Madrone Lane has been remodeled to set the standard for the company’s brand.

Bainbridge fire officials looking for new business administrator

  • May 25, 2012 at 9:14AM

The Bainbridge Island Fire Department is continuing its search for a new business administrator for the department.

Rascally rabbit is the big draw for local children’s clothing store

  • May 26, 2012 at 10:00AM

Bun Bun the bunny has made quite a few friends around downtown Winslow and has grown a bit of her own fan club.

Naturally beautiful: 'Woman Unadorned' exhibit opens

  • May 24, 2012 at 4:18PM

‘Woman Unadorned’ is plain, pretty and powerful. The series is currently showing over the next month at OfficeXpats in the Pavilion off Madison Avenue.

Bainbridge Girls Lightweight 8+ rowers set record, advance to Nationals

  • May 25, 2012 at 11:00AM

Bainbridge Island rowed their way past some serious competition at the Northwest Junior Regional Championship Regatta in Vancouver, Wash.

Spartans upset Shorewood in state soccer playoffs

  • May 25, 2012 at 10:00AM

It was a game that came down to the wire, but in the end the Spartans prevailed in a shootout to deliver Shorewood — the 12th-ranked team in the nation and first in the Northwest District — their first loss of the season and knock them out of the state 3A soccer playoffs.

Bainbridge High track athletes collect wins at district meet to advance to state

  • May 25, 2012 at 10:00AM

Two days worth of steep competition had the Bainbridge High School track team sweating for the glory at the Sea-King District meet.

A reasonable middle ground | IN OUR OPINION

  • May 25, 2012 at 10:00AM

Don’t let Bainbridge Island parks go entirely to the dogs.

Blackbird Bakery encourages our artists | LETTER TO THE EDITOR

  • May 25, 2012 at 10:00AM

To the editor: On behalf of the fourth-graders at Wilkes Elementary School, I would like to thank Jeff Shepard and Heidi Umphenour of Blackbird Bakery for inviting our students to display their artwork at the bakery in April and May.

UPDATE | Medical expert testifies: Ostling died minutes after being shot

  • May 25, 2012 at 10:00AM

Douglas Ostling likely bled to death within 10 minutes of being shot by police, a trauma surgeon brought in as an expert witness in the Ostling family’s civil rights lawsuit told jurors Tuesday.

'The Full Monty' concludes run at BPA

  • May 25, 2012 at 10:00AM

Bainbridge Performing Arts presents “The Full Monty,” a heartfelt and timely tale of a community that comes together during economic hardship and follows their dreams, at 7:30 p.m. Friday, May 25 and Saturday, May 26, and 3 p.m. Sunday, May 27.

Bainbridge blotter | Lock box bandit

  • May 25, 2012 at 9:10AM

The latest reports from the Bainbridge Island Police Department blotter.

Bainbridge Library hosts job search workshop

  • May 25, 2012 at 9:16AM

The Bainbridge Public Library will hold a job search workshop at 10 a.m. Friday, May 25.

American Legion Post 172 sponsors Memorial Day services

  • May 25, 2012 at 10:00AM

Memorial Day services sponsored by American Legion Colin Hyde Post No. 172 will take place at two locations on Monday, May 28.

Historic Preservation Commission presents 2012 Blakely Awards

  • May 24, 2012 at 4:19PM

The Blakely Awards are given out each year by the city’s Historic Preservation Commission as a way to honor community members who are actively preserving island history. Islanders Jeff and Jocelyn Waite and Michael Yates have been honored as the 2012 recipients of the Blakely Award.

Marine expert gives update on salmon recovery

  • May 25, 2012 at 9:06AM

Jay Zischke will give an update on the status of salmon recovery in the Puget Sound at the Sustainable First Monday program next week.

City council approves bid for road repair

  • May 24, 2012 at 4:00PM updated at 6:25PM

The city council approved a contract with Lakeside Industries to take on the asphalt repair of the island’s suffering roads. The award for the contract was $218,511.

May 25, 2012 Editorial Cartoon

  • May 25, 2012 at 1:00AM

Draft shoreline plan brings wave of criticism from property owners

  • May 24, 2012 at 12:00PM updated at 4:20PM

The meeting served as a general introduction to the process that the council will undertake while considering the regulatory rewrite. It also allowed an hour’s worth of public comment on shoreline issues — an opportunity that had many in the community lining up to talk.

Woodward Middle School students’ artwork wows downtown Winslow

  • May 24, 2012 at 4:12PM

Artwork from students at Woodward Middle School spans the walls of the Bainbridge Homes Real Estate office on Winslow Way. The office usually features professional artwork for First Fridays, but this time, broker Michelle Holland saw an opportunity for something more unique.

Girls’ Night Out draws big crowd to downtown Winslow

  • May 24, 2012 at 3:56PM

The festivities surrounding the annual event generated approximately $19,000 in additional revenue across Winslow businesses, according to the Bainbridge Island Downtown Association, the nonprofit that organizes downtown events such as Girls’ Night Out.

Students find science is all it’s cracked up to be

  • May 25, 2012 at 1:00PM

The egg drop, part of their annual science fair, had some students walking away in triumph with intact eggs, and others with egg on their faces.

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