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Queen of the greens takes title at KiDiMu

Lauren Murphy earned the title of KiDiMu Masters Champion, complete with trophy and commemorative vest, at the nonprofit children’s museum’s first fundraising miniature golf tournament… Continue reading

  • Nov 19, 2017

Interfaith Council hosts community Thanksgiving service

The Bainbridge Island/North Kitsap Interfaith Council will hold its 13th annual community Thanksgiving service at 7 p.m. Tuesday, Nov. 21. The service will be hosted… Continue reading

  • Nov 19, 2017

Islander hired to lead Kitsap Immigrant Assistance Center

Sally Hudson Tellekson of Bainbridge Island has joined the Kitsap Immigrant Assistance Center as the center’s new executive director. Tellekson recently began work, and will… Continue reading

  • Nov 18, 2017

Weekend weather report: Saturday sunshine | The Bainbridge Blab

Bainbridge Island will get a break from the rain this weekend. But after that, get set for a wet week — including a rainy Thanksgiving… Continue reading

Best Bets for Nov. 17-19 | The Bainbridge Blab

Readings and concerts and shopping, oh my! This weekend offers a bumper crop of fun for those looking to reap the most of the most… Continue reading

UPDATE | Prank 911 call came from Route 30 bus

Bainbridge Island police are investigating a possible prank call that left officers searching area schools for a possible gunman. The prank call is believed to… Continue reading

UPDATE | Lockdown lifted at several Bainbridge schools, gunman report may be hoax

A number of Bainbridge Island schools ended emergency lockdowns just before 3:30 p.m. after officials determined students were not at risk. Police are still investigating… Continue reading

DEVELOPING | Police responding to responding to reports of gun near school

Bainbridge Island police are responding to island schools after a person with a gun was reported near a gym shortly before 3 p.m. Thursday. Multiple… Continue reading

Tidbit and Piglet are this week’s adoptable pets

This week’s adoptable pets are Tidbet and Piglet. For adoption through PAWS: Tidbit is a 1-year-old petite sleek black female who came in to PAWS… Continue reading

  • Nov 16, 2017

Wreath sales benefit Kiwanis programs

Get ready to celebrate the holiday season and support the Kiwanis Club of Bainbridge Island at the same time: The club is now selling holiday… Continue reading

  • Nov 16, 2017

Book sale benefits the library

Friends of the Library will host a benefit book sale at the Bainbridge Public Library from 10 a.m. to 4 p.m. Saturday, Nov. 18. Proceeds… Continue reading

  • Nov 16, 2017

Forum centers on climate change and transportation solutions

Transportation experts will offer ideas on how to get moving on climate change at a special event on Saturday at Eagle Harbor Congregational Church. The… Continue reading

  • Nov 16, 2017

Bainbridge seeks young advisors

The city of Bainbridge Island is looking for a little advice from its younger residents. The City Youth Advisory Council (formally the Mayor’s Youth Advisory… Continue reading

  • Nov 15, 2017

UPDATE | Hundreds still without power on Bainbridge

More than 450 homes on Bainbridge Island were still without power Tuesday in the aftermath of a powerful windstorm that swept through the Puget Sound… Continue reading

  • Nov 14, 2017

Rolfes selected to chair Senate budget committee

Sen. Christine Rolfes, a Bainbridge Island Democrat and 23rd District lawmaker, was chosen Monday to serve as chairwoman of the crucial Senate budget committee, Ways… Continue reading

UPDATE | Falling tree smashes two cars, but no one injured

Two cars were badly damaged but no one was hurt when a large tree was toppled in Monday’s windstorm and fell onto Summer Hill Lane.… Continue reading

UPDATE | Crystal Springs hit by power outage

Things just got even darker on Bainbridge Island, thanks to the big windstorm sweeping through Puget Sound on Monday afternoon. Puget Sound Energy said the… Continue reading

UPDATE | Outages intensify on Bainbridge Island

Nearly 500 homes were without power just after 1 p.m. Monday after a large outage hit the Fletcher Bay area of Bainbridge Island. Some islanders… Continue reading

Career Center opens for one-on-one help

The Career Center at the Bainbridge Public Library offers one-on-one assistance from trained career specialists. Call or stop by the library to register. Sessions are… Continue reading

  • Nov 13, 2017

High wind warning in effect

A high wind warning is in effect for much of the Western Washington area, including Bainbridge Island, Seattle, Bellevue, Tacoma, Bremerton and Olympia. The National… Continue reading

  • Nov 13, 2017