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Grandma Jennings' Blackberry Pie | Kitsap Week

  • Aug 26, 2011 at 1:00PM updated at 5:14PM

With the blackberries beginning to ripen, now's the time for homemade pie.

If summer had a taste, it would be blackberry-flavored | Kitsap Week

  • Aug 26, 2011 at 1:00PM updated at 5:14PM

Blackberries are ripening in Kitsap.

A rockin' weekend in Port Gamble | Kitsap Week

  • Aug 25, 2011 at 1:00PM updated Aug 26, 2011 at 5:13PM

The inaugural Port Gamble Rock 'n' Blues Festival takes place Aug. 27-28.

Back to school: A classroom looms in Wilkes' backyard

  • Aug 26, 2011 at 3:28PM

This time next year, students attending Wilkes Elementary School will be embracing their new, $21.3 million edifice at the corner of Day Road and Madison Avenue.

What the dickens? Actor Tim Tully performs a theatrical reading Sunday

  • Aug 26, 2011 at 3:07PM

A new Twist Bainbridge actor Tim Tully presents “Dickens Reading Dickens,” a re-enactment of Charles Dickens’ reading tours at 7:30 p.m. Aug. 28 at the Bainbridge Island Museum of Art at SR-305 and Winslow Way. Tickets are $10. For more information, search Dickens Reading Dickens on Facebook.

A good deed, then back to school

  • Aug 26, 2011 at 3:05PM

Eighth graders Mitch Hobbs (left) and Sean Palmer, along with Hobbs’ dog, Rocky, take a break from their Boy Scout (Troop 1496) project of repairing their neighborhood’s school bus stop on Barkentine Road in the Port Blakely area. In July, vandals destroyed the front railings and had written obscenities on the exterior of some of some of the walls of the school bus stop structure on Barkentine Road in the Port Blakely area.

Like others, Paper Products struggles to survive

  • Aug 26, 2011 at 2:48PM

In many ways, the owners of Paper Products, one of the more venerable businesses on Winslow Way, are not unlike many other businesses on the island’s besieged main street.

Island Gateway takes the LEED: KiDiMu gets silver

  • Aug 26, 2011 at 2:36PM

The Island Gateway project is raising the bar for green building in Kitsap County.

City fires Civil Service Commission examiner

  • Aug 26, 2011 at 1:21PM

Allegations of closed-door meetings and gag orders between city administration, the Bainbridge Island Police Department and the independent Civil Service Commission (CSC) have raised issues concerning the level of communication and transparency between the three bodies.

City mulls water fee reduction, possibility of refund

  • Aug 26, 2011 at 1:13PM

The members of the Utility Advisory Committee upped the ante of the water rate reduction discussion with its unanimous agreement Tuesday to recommend an immediate 34 percent water rate reduction, coupled with a refund in the order of $300,000 to be delivered to 2010 water utility ratepayers.

August 26th, 2011 Editorial Cartoon

  • Aug 26, 2011 at 1:00AM

August 19th, 2011 Editorial Cartoon

  • Aug 25, 2011 at 4:26PM

Bike for Pie has become an annual island staple | Letters | Aug. 26

  • Aug 25, 2011 at 3:14PM

Conceived by Squeaky Wheels as an incentive for young and old alike to choose cycling as their dominant form of transportation, at least for a day, the volunteers at Squeaky Wheels have served up slices of pie to happy riders.

Development would harm neighborhood | Letters | Aug. 26

  • Aug 25, 2011 at 3:12PM

we not only renew our invitation but extend it to Planning Commission members, City Council candidates and representatives of other island neighborhoods who may be facing similar challenges to their quality of life in the future.

Winslow Way drivers show ugly side during construction | Letters | Aug. 26

  • Aug 25, 2011 at 3:10PM

However inconvenient the construction zones may be, there is no excuse for the behavior I have seen the past few days. I watched as numerous cars sped through hand-held stop signs, around barricades, over traffic cones, and almost hit construction workers who are there to do their job. People of Bainbridge, you should be ashamed of yourselves.

Road ends would benefit from ‘port’ | Letters | Aug. 26

  • Aug 25, 2011 at 3:08PM

The Port of Bainbridge Island, which will be on the ballot in November, will have funds and authority to help the Road End Committee put their long list of upgrades on our road ends into reality.

There’s nothing wrong with some down-sizing | Letters | Aug. 26

  • Aug 25, 2011 at 3:03PM

home rule Winslow Tawresey negotiate

City needs to focus on community service first | Letters | Aug. 26

  • Aug 25, 2011 at 3:05PM

As a resident of the South end of the island, I’m happy to write a check each month to South Bainbridge Water. I don’t have to worry about its management or finances.

Dwyer steps down as Chamber of Commerce director

  • Aug 24, 2011 at 2:52PM

Kevin Dwyer, the executive director of the Bainbridge Island Chamber of Commerce for 10 years, has resigned the post effective Aug. 31.

City to consider 34 percent water rate reduction, refund

  • Aug 24, 2011 at 10:27AM

The members of the Utility Advisory Committee upped the ante of the water rate reduction discussion with its unanimous agreement Tuesday to recommend an immediate 34 percent water rate reduction coupled with a refund in the order of $300,000 to be delivered to 2010 water utility ratepayers.

UAC recommends 34 percent water rate reduction, and 2010 refund

  • Aug 23, 2011 at 11:48PM

The members of the Utility Advisory Committee added upped the ante of the water rate reduction discussion with its unanimous agreement to recommend an immediate 34 percent water rate reduction coupled with a refund in the order of $300,000 to be delivered to 2010 water utility ratepayers.

City issues bond despite global market turmoil

  • Aug 18, 2011 at 6:39PM

The bond, which was issued on Aug. 10 totaled over $5.7 million with the true interest cost over the 20-year life of the bonds at 3.44 percent. The city will have the bond money at its disposal on Aug. 24.

Accident prompts resource for teens in hairy situations

  • Aug 18, 2011 at 6:37PM

In the wake of last week’s alcohol-related collision, community members have pooled their resources to help island teens find another option to get out of a dangerous situation before someone else is hurt.

City may cut water rates by 25 percent

  • Aug 18, 2011 at 6:31PM

The council asked city staff to prepare an ordinance to reduce all water rates across the board by 25 percent. This comes after last week's Utility Advisory Committee (UAC) decision that the city should reduce water rates and/or issue a refund to ratepayers immediately.

Council split on Bauer job hunt

  • Aug 18, 2011 at 6:30PM

The decision to make Bauer permanent did not change anything in her contract, however, it added two extra months of severance pay to a maximum of six months. Bauer is an at-will employee, meaning she can be terminated at any time, for almost any reason. Bauer makes approximate $150,000 annually.

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