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Council scuttles spending program

  • Sep 14, 2007 at 12:00AM updated Jun 9, 2008 at 2:13PM

After adding funds for ball fields, senior center, councilors put the kibosh on plan.

Hopefuls clash in candidate debate

  • Sep 14, 2007 at 12:00AM updated Jun 9, 2008 at 2:13PM

Affordable housing, Winslow Tommorow emerge among several points of difference.

A tough way to make a living

  • Sep 14, 2007 at 12:00AM updated Jun 9, 2008 at 2:12PM

Restaurant workers are coming from as far as Tacoma to put food on island tables.

Big enrollment dip comes as a surprise

  • Sep 14, 2007 at 12:00AM updated Jun 9, 2008 at 2:12PM

The school district will lose about $350,000 in state funding.

Enviroseminar at IslandWood

  • Sep 14, 2007 at 12:00AM updated Jun 9, 2008 at 2:12PM

Round-up – Island news briefs.

Pot bust at ferry terminal

  • Sep 14, 2007 at 12:00AM updated Jun 9, 2008 at 2:12PM

A former Bainbridge Island resident was arrested at the ferry terminal Thursday evening, after allegedly bringing marijuana to the island for sale, police said.

Bell to peal for cause of peace

  • Sep 18, 2007 at 12:00AM updated Jun 9, 2008 at 2:12PM

Eagle Harbor Church is the nexus for the international rally for amity.

Study: arts are a big business on a little island

  • Sep 19, 2007 at 12:00AM updated Jun 9, 2008 at 2:12PM

Cultural events and galleries pump nearly $9 million into local coffers annually.

Big impacts in the ferry district

  • Sep 19, 2007 at 12:00AM updated Jun 9, 2008 at 2:12PM

The city releases a study of potential changes at the east end of Winslow Way.

Taking ‘intrapraneurship’ back to Poland

  • Sep 19, 2007 at 12:00AM updated Jun 9, 2008 at 2:12PM

An east European graduate student comes to the island for business insights.

Would you pay to park?

  • Sep 19, 2007 at 12:00AM updated Jun 9, 2008 at 2:12PM

It’s among the options for a downtown parking garage.

Kids getting caught up in strings

  • Sep 19, 2007 at 12:00AM updated Jun 9, 2008 at 2:12PM

Leah Gowers sets up a pre-orchestra program for grade school students.

One park, two very different appraisals at Meigs

  • Sep 22, 2007 at 12:00AM updated Jun 9, 2008 at 2:11PM

How much was the city’s latest open space acquisition really worth? Opinions vary.

‘Gift’ runs afoul of law

  • Sep 22, 2007 at 12:00AM updated Jun 9, 2008 at 2:11PM

Neighbors rebuild a gazebo in a disputed ‘park’ on Ericksen Avenue; the city balks.

Planned piling-pull leaves neighbors perplexed

  • Sep 22, 2007 at 12:00AM updated Jun 9, 2008 at 2:11PM

Islanders call for more information before consenting to shoreline cleanup.

Results in for comp study/New curb on N. Madison/Book-It Rep stages ‘Cedars’/BITS hits Winslow Way

  • Sep 22, 2007 at 12:00AM updated Jun 9, 2008 at 2:11PM

Round-Up – Island news briefs.

On the way to the forum

  • Sep 22, 2007 at 12:00AM updated Jun 9, 2008 at 2:11PM

The Bainbridge Library Speakers Forum marks its first decade.

Bainbridge loses in final minutes to Eastside Catholic

  • Sep 21, 2007 at 12:00AM updated Jun 9, 2008 at 2:11PM

A touchdown run by Mike Bush seals it in the end. The Bainbridge football team had their chances, but couldn't overcome a strong night by Eastside Catholic running back Mike Bush, losing 22-16 Friday night at Memorial Stadium.

From the ashes, a park takes shape

  • Sep 26, 2007 at 12:00AM updated Jun 9, 2008 at 2:11PM

Restoration of the strawberry pier property on Weaver Avenue is planned for next year. For a former landmark, it may be time for a return to nature. City officials are hoping a 4.2-acre parcel at the end of Weaver Avenue will transition back to its former state as a wildlife refuge and also serve as a public park. Removal of man-made structures at the former strawberry plant property are tentatively slated for next fall. “It’s really a top project,” said Peter Namtvedt Best, associate planner with the city. “It will bring back a half acre of estuary and a half acre of riparian forest.”

Slopes ordinance is no picture of stability

  • Sep 26, 2007 at 12:00AM updated Jun 9, 2008 at 2:11PM

Planners and the council wrangle over provisions for building on steep slopes.

From the ashes, a park takes shape

  • Sep 26, 2007 at 12:00AM updated Jun 9, 2008 at 2:10PM

Restoration of the strawberry pier property on Weaver Avenue is planned for next year. For a former landmark, it may be time for a return to nature. City officials are hoping a 4.2-acre parcel at the end of Weaver Avenue will transition back to its former state as a wildlife refuge and also serve as a public park. Removal of man-made structures at the former strawberry plant property are tentatively slated for next fall. “It’s really a top project,” said Peter Namtvedt Best, associate planner with the city. “It will bring back a half acre of estuary and a half acre of riparian forest.”

Slopes ordinance changes delayed

  • Sep 27, 2007 at 12:00AM updated Jun 9, 2008 at 2:10PM

Work on the city’s contentious slopes ordinance was again delayed on Wednesday, after extended discussion of other matters at the City Council meeting left too little time for it.

From the ashes, a park takes shape

  • Sep 26, 2007 at 12:00AM updated Jun 9, 2008 at 2:10PM

Restoration of the strawberry pier property on Weaver Avenue is planned for next year. For a former landmark, it may be time for a return to nature. City officials are hoping a 4.2-acre parcel at the end of Weaver Avenue will transition back to its former state as a wildlife refuge and also serve as a public park. Removal of man-made structures at the former strawberry plant property are tentatively slated for next fall. “It’s really a top project,” said Peter Namtvedt Best, associate planner with the city. “It will bring back a half acre of estuary and a half acre of riparian forest.”

From the ashes, a park takes shape

  • Sep 26, 2007 at 12:00AM updated Jun 9, 2008 at 2:10PM

Restoration of the strawberry pier property on Weaver Avenue is planned for next year. For a former landmark, it may be time for a return to nature. City officials are hoping a 4.2-acre parcel at the end of Weaver Avenue will transition back to its former state as a wildlife refuge and also serve as a public park. Removal of man-made structures at the former strawberry plant property are tentatively slated for next fall. “It’s really a top project,” said Peter Namtvedt Best, associate planner with the city. “It will bring back a half acre of estuary and a half acre of riparian forest.”

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