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Bainbridge blotter | Just scraping by

Selected reports from the Bainbridge Island Police Department blotter. THURSDAY, AUG. 23 1:53 p.m. A large concrete mixer truck, driven by a Port Orchard man,… Continue reading

 

Island woman not hurt in three-vehicle collision

A Bainbridge Island woman escaped injury after her Ford F150 pickup truck was involved in a three-vehicle crash on Highway 104 just west of Kingston… Continue reading

  • Sep 18, 2018

 

Expert researcher speaks to BIGS

The Bainbridge Island Genealogical Society will welcome an expert researcher as the guest speaker at the group’s next meeting. BIGS will meet from 10 a.m.… Continue reading

  • Sep 18, 2018

 

First day of school at Sakai | Photo of the day 9.5

Students at Sonoji Sakai Intermediate School listen as Sakai Principal Jim Corsetti gives a welcome-back pep talk to students on the first day of school.… Continue reading

Ethics complaints filed against Bainbridge Councilman Peltier, Councilwoman Nassar

Two ethics complaints have been filed against Bainbridge Island Councilman Ron Peltier, and a third has been filed against his colleague on the council, Councilwoman… Continue reading

Test results for Bainbridge students come in higher than statewide average

School testing results released last week show Kitsap County students in line with state averages, but a wide discrepancy exists across local school districts. The… Continue reading

Bainbridge blotter | Rowdy rider on the ferry

Selected reports from the Bainbridge Island Police Department blotter. TUESDAY, AUG. 21 11:25 p.m. A call to assist the Washington State Patrol with an unruly… Continue reading

Welcome back, Maddie | Photo of the day 9.4

New third-grade teacher Madeline Ketcheside (center) stands with her former third-grade teacher Sandi Sater and former kindergarten teacher Jan Colby (right) in Ketcheside’s classroom at… Continue reading

Forum on levy measure is Wednesday

Bainbridge Island Republican Women are sponsoring a public forum on the city of Bainbridge Island’s proposed property tax levy increase that will appear on the… Continue reading

  • Sep 17, 2018

Cancer research benefit planned

The Children’s Hospital Bargain Boutique is hosting “Be Part of the Cure” as part of its 50th anniversary on the island. The event is planned… Continue reading

  • Sep 17, 2018

Urgent care center coming to Wintergreen Walk development

CHI Franciscan Health and CityMD announced plans this week to open an urgent care center in early 2019 in the medical facility that also houses… Continue reading

  • Sep 17, 2018

Etched in stone | Photo of the day 9.3

A headstone at Seabold Cemetery, established 1880. (Brian Kelly | Bainbridge Island Review)… Continue reading

Date set for Bainbridge murder trial

A date has been set for the trial of a Bainbridge Island man who has been charged for the first-degree murder of his former employer.… Continue reading

BCF to honor island’s outstanding philanthropists

Bainbridge Community Foundation will honor its 2018 Outstanding Philanthropists at Inspiring People, the group’s annual philanthropy celebration, at 5:30 p.m. Friday, Sept. 14 at IslandWood.… Continue reading

Plan seeks to expand WSF fleet

Ridership on Washington’s ferries is expected to grow by 30 percent by 2040, and that means changes are expected for all Kitsap routes. The Washington… Continue reading

  • Sep 15, 2018

Sun-soaked sailboats | Photo of the day 9.2

Sailboats in Eagle Harbor soak up the sun Sunday on another perfect summer day on Bainbridge Island. (Brian Kelly | Bainbridge Island Review)… Continue reading

Bainbridge road projects back on track after strike ends

Work was scheduled to restart this week on several road improvement projects on Bainbridge Island following the end of a strike by construction workers of… Continue reading

  • Sep 14, 2018

Bainbridge blotter | Bed bugs in the apartment

Selected reports from the Bainbridge Island Police Department blotter. MONDAY, AUG. 20 6 p.m. Police were called to an altercation in the area of Walt’s… Continue reading

Special talk recounts epic bike adventure

Bainbridge Islanders Paula and Lorenz Eber will present the travelogue “Cycling Through Vietnam and Cambodia” later this month at The Traveler. The event, co-hosted by… Continue reading

  • Sep 14, 2018

Stuck at the Bainbridge ferry terminal | Photo of the day 9.1

A random collection of stickers that have been left on the west wingwall at the Bainbridge Island Ferry Terminal Saturday. The hodgepodge collection is constantly… Continue reading