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Bainbridge blotter | Clingy one-time friend

Selected reports from the Bainbridge Island Police Department blotter. SUNDAY, JULY 15 7:56 p.m. Police were dispatched to an island apartment building in response to… Continue reading

Bainbridge starts talks to buy Harrison building

Bainbridge Island city officials will begin negotiations with CHI Franciscan Health to purchase the company’s Bainbridge facility on Madison Avenue. The Bainbridge city council agreed… Continue reading

Blazina is 2018 CRCA National Scholar-Athlete

Bainbridge Island native Jemma Blazina of the Wesleyan University women’s crew team was named a Scholar-Athlete by the Collegiate Rowing Coaches Association for the 2018… Continue reading

  • Aug 4, 2018

Weekend weather report: Wait for it | The Bainbridge Blab

The sunshine will return to Bainbridge Island this weekend after a gray end to the workweek. That’s the latest forecast for the island from the… Continue reading

Art at the start | Photo of the day 7.28

Artist Brooke Borcherding starts a painting of the Harbour Marina during the Artist’s Insight program Saturday at The Art Project in Winslow. The program —… Continue reading

Cohen is standout at UW-Madison

Emily Cohen of Bainbridge Island has been recognized for academic excellence at the University of Wisconsin-Madison. Cohen, a student in the university’s School of Human… Continue reading

  • Aug 3, 2018

BIFD to host open house at new Station 21

The Bainbridge Island Fire Department will host a public open house at the new Station 21 (8895 Madison Ave. NE) from 2 to 4 p.m.… Continue reading

Estes earns degree at Bastyr

Kayla Estes of Poulsbo, a 2013 graduate of Bainbridge High School, recently received her bachelor of science degree in nutrition from Bastyr University. Bastyr, located… Continue reading

  • Aug 2, 2018

Tyler Moniz Project award recipients announced

The Tyler Moniz Project has announced the recipients of its annual scholarship and sportsmanship awards. Nate Michaels received the Tyler Moniz Project Scholarship, which is… Continue reading

  • Aug 2, 2018

West Sound Wildlife Shelter gets grant for educational programs

The West Sound Wildlife Shelter has been awarded a $4,000 community grant award to provide free-of-charge live animal educational programs to Bainbridge children. The grant… Continue reading

  • Aug 1, 2018

Grill sergeant | Photo of the day 7.27

Bob Hanford, a geologist with Aspect Consulting, gets ready to turn over some bratwurst while Adam Griffin, an engineer with the firm, waits for lunch… Continue reading

Cooking up a cool costume | Photo of the day 7.26

Luna Rivera sews together a costume during the Cosplay Design & Sewing Lab at the Bainbridge Public Library Thursday. Luna was making the chef’s costume… Continue reading

Islanders earn degrees from WGU

Nine Bainbridge Island residents have received their degree from Western Governors University. The new graduates: Amy Decker has received her master’s degree of science in… Continue reading

  • Jul 31, 2018

Islanders are spring graduates at MSU

Two students from Bainbridge Island have been awarded undergraduate degrees at Montana State University. Alexandra Bredy and Jarett Grimm were among the 1,561 Montana State… Continue reading

  • Jul 30, 2018

Crossing over | Photo of the day 7.25

Cars cross the sun-soaked Agate Pass Bridge onto Bainbridge Island late Wednesday afternoon. (Brian Kelly | Bainbridge Island Review)… Continue reading

Downed power lines force road closure near Rose Loop

Eagle Harbor Road is closed in the area of Rose Loop due to live power lines being down, according to a message sent out via… Continue reading

Island monk leads interfaith peace walk from Eugene to Seattle

In 1965, protestors walked in Alabama around the clock for three days in the Selma to Montgomery March, enduring deadly violence on the part of… Continue reading

HOSA students excel at Nationals

Several students from Bainbridge High School’s Health Occupation Students of America (HOSA) placed first and second at state this spring and qualified for Nationals in… Continue reading

  • Jul 30, 2018

Derelict, dangerous boat towed from island waters to Seattle

Potentially serious environmental harm was avoided when an oil-filled, seemingly derelict boat, Marshall’s Island, was removed last week after nearly beaching itself while adrift in… Continue reading

Bonifield attends Advocacy Institute

Emma Bonifield of Eagle Harbor High School attended the Summer Advocacy Institute in Washington, D.C., an annual program hosted by the American Civil Liberties Union… Continue reading

  • Jul 29, 2018