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Beach health: It’s safe to swim

  • Jul 21, 2011 at 4:47PM

Though the state fared decently in the NRDC report, it has local and state agencies worried about the context in which citizens will understand the data.

‘Flowers from and to the heart’ | Interfaith Caregivers | July 22

  • Jul 21, 2011 at 4:45PM

“Flowers From the Heart” is a special way in which, at this time of year, many such people in our community receive gifts of joy and kindness from generous gardeners with help from volunteers with Interfaith Caregiver Volunteers (IVC).

Think you’re a savior? If you do, you’re wrong | Latte Guy | July 22

  • Jul 21, 2011 at 4:42PM

I don’t know about you, but I would consider myself a happy man if I go the rest of my life without ever again hearing anyone utter the phrase “raise the debt ceiling.”

Shoreline homeowners get to know council candidates | Our Opinion | July 22

  • Jul 21, 2011 at 4:36PM

Perhaps the state’s demand that each Shoreline Management Plan must be updated this year by municipalities and other jurisdictions fortunate to have land abutting water is just one of those attorney things.

It's all about the art of brewing: Bremerton Summer BrewFest this weekend | Kitsap Week

  • Jul 21, 2011 at 10:00AM updated at 3:53PM

This weekend, don't expect to see keg-stands at the first-ever Bremerton Summer BrewFest. Nor should you expect scenes out of the movie “Animal House.” “This is not a frat party, but rather a connoisseur’s event,” said organizer Eric Radovich, executive director for the Washington Beer Commission.

Rolfes appointed to state Senate; field of House hopefuls grows

  • Jul 20, 2011 at 9:00AM updated Jul 21, 2011 at 3:43PM

Give Ed Stern credit for maintaining a sense of humor. Before the Kitsap County Democratic Party precinct committee officers caucus to select a preferred choice for appointment to the state Senate, the Poulsbo city councilman likened his chances of winning appointment to the Seattle Mariners’ chances of winning the World Series. “There’s a chance,” he said. But as Wednesday’s County Commission meeting approached, he predicted, “The Mariners are not going to win the World Series.” He was right, at least about the state Senate appointment.

At-large candidates kick-off political debates

  • Jul 14, 2011 at 4:00PM updated Jul 21, 2011 at 1:52PM

Kim Hendrickson, Steve Bonkowski and incumbent Barry Peters discussed their platforms and answered questions from attendees while patrons sipped wine and listened. The implications of the shoreline master plan update, utility rates and city staff functionality were the primary targets of conversation.

BI Blue (10-11) knocked out of state tournament

  • Jul 19, 2011 at 2:00PM updated Jul 20, 2011 at 12:57PM

Play in the Washington State Little League (10-11) Tournament ended for Bainbridge Island's Blue all-star baseball team on Tuesday with a 10-4 loss to West Seattle.

Sworn to serve: New reserve deputies, officers commissioned

  • Jul 19, 2011 at 10:00AM updated at 4:19PM

They met the stringent requirements during the application and selection process. They worked, studied and practiced through more than 230 hours of classroom and practical training in the field. And with raised hands and the requisite administered oath of office, 19 candidates reached their goal of becoming commissioned reserve police officers or reserve sheriff’s deputies during graduation ceremonies for the West Sound Regional Reserve Academy, Class 2011-1, July 16 in Suquamish’s House of Awakened Culture.

Winslow Way closure to linger for several weeks

  • Jul 19, 2011 at 3:52PM

The first phase of the streetscape and utility reconstruction was supposed to be finished by the July 4 weekend, and now, the city and contractors are hoping for cooperation from the weather to open up the street and intersection during the first week of August.

Tour de Coop this weekend | Kitsap Week

  • Jul 15, 2011 at 6:00AM updated at 1:03PM

Chicken coops are hatching all over Bainbridge Island. Some are lavish and include artwork and electricity. Others are quaint and provide comfortable living quarters. At this weekend’s third annual Tour de Coop, visitors will get the chance to check out nine coops on a self-guided tour around the island.

Veteran BI Majors team advances to state tournment

  • Jul 15, 2011 at 11:00AM

A confident Bainbridge Island team swept through the District 2 Little League Majors tournament this week to earn a berth in the state tournament, which begins on July 23 in Vancouver.

City, Fehlman remain part of Ostling lawsuit

  • Jul 14, 2011 at 8:00AM updated Jul 15, 2011 at 9:10AM

A federal judge has denied a motion by the city and Police Chief Jon Fehlman to dismiss their inclusion in the civil rights lawsuit stemming from the shooting death of Douglas Ostling by a Bainbridge police officer on Oct. 26, 2010.


  • Jul 15, 2011 at 9:02AM

POLICE BLOTTER Bainbridge Police reported the following incidents:

Rockaway Beach awarded $900,000 in federal funds

  • Jul 14, 2011 at 4:00PM updated Jul 15, 2011 at 8:52AM

The failing hillside at Rockaway Beach will get a band-aid worth $1.5 million after the Kitsap Regional Coordinating Council awarded $900,000 in federal funds for a design and solution to stop the erosion debilitating the bluff and threatening the road from above and below.

Artists at the crossroads

  • Jul 14, 2011 at 5:22PM

Three artists – Brian Berman, Deborah Milton and Linda Wolf – each working in a different medium and with different intentions, will converge for a free presentation, “Art: Seducer, Healer and Ecstatic Transformer,” at 7:30 p.m. July 21 at Grace Church, 8595 E. Day Rd.

July 15th, 2011 Editorial Cartoon

  • Jul 14, 2011 at 4:58PM


  • Jul 14, 2011 at 4:27PM

There were several multiple event winners in this year’s first Bainbridge Summer All-Comers Track Meet on July 11 at Woodward Middle School.

Port of Bainbridge Island | Letters | July 15

  • Jul 14, 2011 at 3:56PM

Island doesn’t need another taxing agency

Cave Avenue | Letters | July 15

  • Jul 14, 2011 at 3:54PM

Development would destroy neighborhood

Local ‘nut-jobs’ complain again about celebration | Letters | July 15

  • Jul 14, 2011 at 3:53PM

In this week’s Bainbridge Review (July 7), a letter was published by a disgruntled individual regarding the celebration of our nation’s birthday, also know as the 4th of July.

Fireworks | Letters | July 15

  • Jul 14, 2011 at 3:52PM

Fewer explosions on 4th would be best for pets

Good Samaritans | Letters | July 15

  • Jul 14, 2011 at 3:51PM

Last February, I lost my Blackberry smartphone during the Chilly Hilly. It was devastating, as I rely on it for work, and it also had personal information on it.

Rolfes is Democrats' top choice to succeed Rockefeller in state Senate

  • Jul 13, 2011 at 2:00PM updated Jul 14, 2011 at 9:40AM

State Rep. Christine Rolfes, D-Bainbridge, is the No. 1 choice of Kitsap County Democratic Party precinct committee officers for appointment to the Senate seat vacated by Phil Rockefeller, who is now on the Northwest Power and Conservation Council. On the first ballot, Rolfes received 34 votes, county Planning Commissioner Jim Sommerhauser received six, and Poulsbo City Councilman Ed Stern received three.

Bainbridge Blue playing in state 10-11 tourney

  • Jul 13, 2011 at 11:23AM

For the Bainbridge Island Blue team last weekend, their season was extended to playing in the state 10-11 year-old Little League tournament when it converted three consecutive fielding plays against South Kitsap Western in the District 2 title game.

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