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Raising ‘Rent’ | Photo of the day 5.2

The cast of Bainbridge High School’s upcoming production of “Rent” works through a rehearsal session Wednesday. Opening at 7:30 p.m. Friday, May 11, the show… Continue reading

Eastbound High School Road along Island Village Shopping Center to shut down for repair work

One of Bainbridge Island’s most congested streets is going to get a little more clogged next week. The city of Bainbridge Island has announced that… Continue reading

  • May 2, 2018

Fetching weather | Photo of the day 5.1

Tuesday turned out to be a fine day for fetching at the Strawberry Hill Dog Park. Roughly a half-dozen dogs and their owners enjoyed an… Continue reading

WSP: Eagle Harbor shooter talked of suicide, killing others before standoff

The gunman killed by police last summer on his sailboat in Eagle Harbor was shot seven times, according to a Washington State Patrol investigation into… Continue reading

Not this time | Photo of the day 4.30

Spartan goalkeeper Taylor Jumpa blocks a shot on goal during Bainbridge’s home matchup Monday against Gig Harbor in girls varsity water polo at the Bainbridge… Continue reading

Bainbridge blotter | You’re a long way from Bremerton

Selected reports from the Bainbridge Island Police Department blotter. WEDNESDAY, APRIL 4 7:18 p.m. A 37-year-old transient became ill while walking near the police station.… Continue reading

WMS honors its standout students

Woodward Middle School has announced its winners for Student of the Month honors for the month of March. The outstanding students are Ava Targett, Adam… Continue reading

  • Apr 30, 2018

The root of the problem | Photo of the day 4.29

Dan Meyer and Sally Hewett try to remove a particularly stubborn holly root during a work party organized by the Bainbridge Island Land Trust Sunday… Continue reading

Messenger House to shutter, residents seeking alternative homes

Bainbridge Island’s only privately owned skilled nursing facility, Messenger House Care Center, is set to close, forcing residents and staff alike to begin seeking alternative… Continue reading

Destined for destruction | Photo of the day 4.28

Volunteers with the Kiwanis Club of Bainbridge Island gather bags and boxes of paperwork from a steady stream of cars Saturday at the Columbia Bank… Continue reading

Land trust work day planned at farm land

The Bainbridge Island Land Trust is looking for volunteers who can help out a work party this weekend. Volunteers will be gathering at the Quitslund… Continue reading

  • Apr 28, 2018

Koch named principal managing broker

Cristian Koch has been named principal managing broker of Coldwell Banker Bain’s Bainbridge Island office. Coldwell Banker Bain is a leading provider of real estate… Continue reading

  • Apr 28, 2018

Board of commissioners looks at possible changes

Bainbridge parks officials will meet next week to talk about a possible retreat for the board of commissioners. Also on the agenda: a review of… Continue reading

Island fire marshal retires after 29 years of service

At long last, Luke Carpenter is pager-less and sleeping in. Until about 4:30 a.m., even. That’s pretty late by his standards, though one of his… Continue reading

For those about to rock | Photo of the day 4.27

Sebastian Hagman, drummer with Cherry Picker, maneuvers a cymbal into place as the band sets up before Friday’s Teen Program concert at Strawberry Hill Park.… Continue reading

Getting set for the big show | Photo gallery

Students at Sonoji Sakai Intermediate School went through their final rehearsal after school Thursday for Sakai’s Got Talent, the school’s annual talent show. For those… Continue reading

St. Cecilia Jog-a-thon | Photo gallery

A little rain started to fall as students from St. Cecilia Catholic School hit the track at Bainbridge High’s Memorial Stadium for the school’s third… Continue reading

Weekend weather report: Get ready for a wet one | The Bainbridge Blab

This week’s gorgeous weather on Bainbridge Island will move into the rinse cycle for the weekend. Sorry but that’s the latest forecast from the National… Continue reading

Sakai’s Got Talent | Photo of the day 4.26

Nicole Washington sings “Breathe” during the last rehearsal Thursday for Sakai’s Got Talent, the intermediate school’s annual talent show. Roughly two dozens students went through… Continue reading

ICYMI: mEGGa Hunt 2018 | Photo gallery

This year’s mEGGA Hunt at Battle Point Park attracted several thousand egg-hunters, families and friends. Brian Kelly of the Review was there for the mad… Continue reading