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City working to stop sewer rate increase

  • Nov 4, 2011 at 10:31AM

As the City Council considers the 2012 budget this month, some Winslow ratepayers may notice one item of concern — a 19.5 percent increase on sewer rates.

Winslow Way ‘art’ sidewalk leads to falls, injuries

  • Nov 3, 2011 at 3:55PM

The new “art integration” sidewalk areas on the south side of Winslow Way were more slippery than expected and have caused several people to fall, including a downtown employee who said she has spent about $1,000 on doctor bills since being injured on Sept. 30.

Diesel spill contained after fish-pen fire

  • Nov 3, 2011 at 4:01PM

Environmental officials believe the amount of diesel fuel that flowed into Rich Passage late Wednesday and Thursday was less than 100 gallons after a small but hot fire destroyed a shed and an air compressor at the fish-rearing pens off Bainbridge Island’s Beans Point.

November 4th, 2011 Editorial Cartoon

  • Nov 4, 2011 at 1:00AM

Review owner purchases Olympic Peninsula papers

  • Oct 31, 2011 at 3:00PM updated Nov 2, 2011 at 2:20PM

Black Press Ltd, the owner of the Bainbridge Island Review, increased its footprint in Western Washington this week with the purchases of the Peninsula Daily News, the Sequim Gazette and Forks Forum.

A chance to watch football with a pro; Radio co-host Jim Moore comes to Kitsap for Sunday’s Seahawks game | Kitsap Week

  • Nov 3, 2011 at 12:00PM

You might have read Jim Moore’s sports articles in the Seattle-Post Intelligencer. Or perhaps you now listen to him on “The Kevin Calabro Show” on ESPN Radio.

Protester makes statement on Bainbridge Island

  • Oct 31, 2011 at 5:04PM

A protester staged a demonstration at a busy Bainbridge Island intersection Wednesday, holding signs that were difficult to miss.

Spartans face Camas Friday in state football action

  • Oct 31, 2011 at 4:51PM

Bainbridge High advanced into this week's first-round of the state Class 3A football playoffs with a 44-7 win on Saturday over Ingraham at Seattle Memorial Stadium.

Pyrex-cellent! Memories of dinner at grandma’s bubble up inside the museum | Kitsap Week

  • Oct 28, 2011 at 1:00PM updated Oct 31, 2011 at 12:18PM

When you walk into the Pyrex Museum inside the Amy Burnett Gallery in Bremerton, you can practically taste scalloped potatoes. Or chicken divan—or any other dish that once was served in these retro, decorative dishes.

New city attorney has utility experience

  • Oct 29, 2011 at 2:16PM

The city greeted its new attorney earlier this week, William H. Patton, who replaces Jack Johnson.

Debate continues over CSC’s restructuring

  • Oct 29, 2011 at 2:14PM

The City Council partially passed an ordinance modifying the structure of the city’s Civil Service Commission, leaving its more controversial aspects for further debate.

Swaps, trades, and time bank gain traction on Bainbridge Island

  • Oct 28, 2011 at 2:26PM

KiDiMu's Halloween Costume exchange, Bainbridge Barter, Freecycle, time bank, resilience circles, community exchange are all examples of how the community is sharing resources.

October 28th, 2011 Editorial Cartoon

  • Oct 28, 2011 at 10:54AM

General election endorsements, comment | Letters | Oct. 28

  • Oct 27, 2011 at 4:34PM

There are eight candidates for this year's Bainbridge City Council, two each for the four positions. Following are some endorsements and letters.

Support of Blair indicative of her worthiness | Letters | Oct. 28

  • Oct 27, 2011 at 4:22PM

As the campaign for Bainbridge City Council comes to a close, I am increasingly impressed by the variety of people from all around the island who have chosen to endorse Anne Blair.

A candidate islanders need on City Council | Letters | Oct. 28

  • Oct 27, 2011 at 4:17PM

We need Melanie Keenan on the City Council. No one in and around City Hall during the past few years has shown more courage, objectivity, principles, honest and understanding of challenges we face that threaten our environment, citizenship, healthy living and quality of life.

Keenan's sScientific background would be valuable | Letters | Oct. 28

  • Oct 27, 2011 at 4:14PM

North Ward candidage Melanie Keenan will bring a diverse background to City Council that will complement those with legal training.

Island support to Ostling family is much appreciated | Letters | Oct. 28

  • Oct 27, 2011 at 4:09PM

In the last year since our son’s death, we have received continuous and unwavering support from the island community.

Winslow Way hasn’t lost its pedestrian friendliness | Letters | Oct. 28

  • Oct 27, 2011 at 4:05PM

Three cheers for the new downtown Winslow. The new wider sidewalks are a major plus and the soon to come plantings and water features will make downtown Winslow exceptional.

Now’s a good time to Go Solar on Bainbridge | Guest Column | Oct. 28

  • Oct 27, 2011 at 4:02PM

It’s October, and the long rainy season is just beginning. That’s why it’s the perfect time to go solar. Counterintuitive as it sounds, there’s no better time to reign in your electric bill and put some sunshine in your wallet.

City still has a critical human services function | Guest Column | Oct. 28

  • Oct 27, 2011 at 3:57PM

The Health, Housing and Human Services Council of Bainbridge Island (HHHS) ceased providing service to our community in January 2011.

New Port District? Timing isn’t good for this election | Our Opinion | Oct. 28

  • Oct 27, 2011 at 3:47PM

All things being equal, the creation of a Port of Bainbridge Island might be a good long-term answer for an island desperately needing another economic player other than the flailing real estate/building industry that can no longer depend on the incessant movement of people to a floating suburb 35 minutes from a metropolis.

UAC recommends utility remain with the city

  • Oct 21, 2011 at 1:00PM updated Oct 25, 2011 at 4:59PM

Winslow's residents saw a 34 percent drop in their water rates, and now they may be looking toward yet another reduction.

Civil Service Commission posts remain abandoned

  • Oct 21, 2011 at 1:00PM updated Oct 25, 2011 at 4:58PM

The city Council voted to dismiss an Ethics Board complaint and a petition for removal of two Civil Service Commission members during Wednesday’s council meeting, finally putting to rest an ongoing controversy with the commission.

Court sides with Judge Carruthers in lawsuit against city

  • Oct 25, 2011 at 4:49PM

Municipal Court Judge Kate Carruthers will have her hours and pay returned to their previous level after winning a lawsuit she filed last February against her employer, the City of Bainbridge Island.

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