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Ericksen condo project gets green light from Design Review Board

A proposal to build a six-townhome development behind an historic Bainbridge home on Ericksen Avenue received an enthusiastic thumbs up from the city’s Design Review… Continue reading

Island cracks the safe list

Bainbridge Island has been named one of the safest cities in Washington. SafeWise, an online safety resource and consumer advocate, recently released its “20 Safest… Continue reading

  • Oct 14, 2018

Candidates forum coming to Bainbridge Island Senior Center

The Bainbridge Island Senior Center will host a candidates forum next week with State Rep. Sherry Appleton and Poulsbo Mayor Becky Erickson, candidates for the… Continue reading

UPDATE | Multiple-car crashes Sunday make a mess of Highway 305

Three multiple-car crashes that happened within minutes of each other on Highway 305 left traffic jammed on Bainbridge Island Sunday afternoon. The collisions — one… Continue reading

Pastor Cindy Roberts was appointed as the new pastor of Seabold United Methodist Church in July. (Brian Kelly | Bainbridge Island Review)

New pastor appointed to Seabold United Methodist Church

The Rev. Cindy Roberts is settling in as the new pastor at Seabold United Methodist Church. In July, Roberts replaced Pastor Colin Cushman, who was… Continue reading

  • Oct 13, 2018
Pastor Cindy Roberts was appointed as the new pastor of Seabold United Methodist Church in July. (Brian Kelly | Bainbridge Island Review)

Diversity outreach takes to Winslow streets Saturday

Members of “We Live Here Too,” a new local diversity awareness outreach effort, will be out and about on the streets of Winslow from 9:30… Continue reading

Councilwoman’s ethics complaint dismissed for lack of ‘reasonable credibility’

The city of Bainbridge Island’s Ethics Board has dismissed an ethics complaint filed by Councilwoman Rasham Nassar because the complaint “lacks reasonable credibility.” Nassar filed… Continue reading

Teen Center to host open house Saturday

The community is invited to an open house at the Teen Center from 3 to 7 p.m. Saturday, Oct. 13. The event is a thank-you… Continue reading

  • Oct 11, 2018

Bainbridge parks manager earns prestigious award

Jeff Ozimek was recently selected to receive the prestigious Robert W. Crawford Young Professional Award by the National Recreation and Park Association. Ozimek is the… Continue reading

  • Oct 11, 2018

Two Spartans are semifinalists in National Merit Scholarship Program

Two students from Bainbridge High School have been named as semifinalists in the 64th annual National Merit Scholarship Program. The two outstanding Spartans are Ronan… Continue reading

  • Oct 11, 2018

Third property to be protected in Stand for the Land campaign

The Bainbridge Island Land Trust has secured three properties for preservation through its Stand for the Land campaign in the past year, the nonprofit recently… Continue reading

  • Oct 11, 2018

Bainbridge blotter | Bicyclist loses control

Selected reports from the Bainbridge Island Police Department blotter. TUESDAY, SEPT. 25 6:47 a.m. A 57-year-old Bainbridge Island man hit a bump and crashed his… Continue reading

Bainbridge VIPs get tips on tech devices

The Bainbridge Island Visually Impaired Persons Support group will talk about personal technology at its next meeting. Bainbridge VIPs will meet from 1 to 3… Continue reading

  • Oct 10, 2018

Bainbridge blotter | Stop-and-go collision

Selected reports from the Bainbridge Island Police Department blotter. SATURDAY, SEPT. 22 5:06 p.m. An 18-year-old Bainbridge Island man driving a 2009 Honda Civic rear-ended… Continue reading

BI student wins leadership award

Western Washington University student Lauren Seely Wallach, daughter of Timothy and Jennifer Wallach of Bainbridge Island, has been awarded the $1,500 Bowman Family Distinguished Scholars… Continue reading

  • Oct 9, 2018

Indigenous Peoples’ Day celebration to be held at BHS Commons

Bainbridge Island’s 2018 Indigenous Peoples’ Day celebration will be held in the Bainbridge High School Commons from 3 to 6 p.m. Monday, Oct. 8. The… Continue reading

Roundabout near Woodward Middle School is topic of meeting

Bainbridge Island officials will host a public meeting later this month to talk about the roundabout that is planned for the Sportsman Club Road-New Brooklyn… Continue reading

  • Oct 8, 2018

Input needed from Bainbridge residents on city budget

The city of Bainbridge Island is looking for citizen input on its proposed budget for 2019-2020. The budget is the financial plan for the upcoming… Continue reading

  • Oct 8, 2018

Multiple-car crashes Sunday make a mess of Highway 305

Two multiple-car crashes that happened within minutes of each other on Highway 305 left traffic jammed on Bainbridge Island Sunday afternoon. The collisions — one… Continue reading

Bainbridge woman hurt in crash with Sequim school bus

A 26-year-old Bainbridge Island woman was injured when her 2001 Subaru Legacy was hit by a school bus carrying the Sequim High football team Friday… Continue reading