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Spin doctor | Photo of the day 5.24

Tom Cappadona makes a throw during a game of Pétanque at Waterfront Park Thursday. A group of varying size — sometimes bolstered by passersby —… Continue reading

KiDiMu clean-up crew

A group of 30 Rotarians and Interact teens sprang into action recently to help with facility maintenance on Kids Discovery Museum’s Big Cleanup Day. Helping… Continue reading

  • May 24, 2018

Bainbridge chief is finalist for police job in Colorado

The Bainbridge Island City Council approved a new contract with Police Chief Matthew Hamner this week, but there’s a Colorado-sized question mark whether he will… Continue reading

Can I get a vowel? | Photo of the day 5.23

Anna Jernigan, a sophomore at Bainbridge High, puts up a new message on the school’s readerboard Wednesday morning. (Brian Kelly | Bainbridge Island Review)… Continue reading

Bainbridge blotter | Threatening ex-husband

Selected reports from the Bainbridge Island Police Department blotter. WEDNESDAY, MAY 2 1:28 p.m. A 27-year-old Bainbridge woman came to the police station seeking advice… Continue reading

Scouting recycling event planned

It’s time to empty the garage of those outdated tech items that are gathering dust and cobwebs. Bainbridge Island Boy Scout Troop 1496 will once… Continue reading

  • May 23, 2018

Bainbridge nonprofits awarded grants

The Bainbridge Island Museum of Art has been awarded a $5,000 Community Support grant by the First Federal Community Foundation to expand in-school arts education… Continue reading

  • May 23, 2018

Bainbridge fire board to seek new member

Commissioners with the Bainbridge Island Fire Department met last week to talk about how to fill the seat that will be left vacant by the… Continue reading

Sunny Eagle Harbor | Photo of the day 5.22

It was a perfect day to be out on the water on Eagle Harbor Tuesday; Bainbridge Island hit a high temperature of 75 degrees in… Continue reading

Bainbridge blotter | Trouble to the rear

Selected reports from the Bainbridge Island Police Department blotter. FRIDAY, APRIL 27 9:22 a.m. A report of domestic violence brought police to a south end… Continue reading

TRAVEL ADVISORY | Ferry Tacoma returns to service

Washington State Ferries said the ferry M/V Tacoma has been repaired and cleared by the Coast Guard to return to the Bainbridge Island-Seattle ferry route.… Continue reading

UPDATE | 90-minute wait at Bainbridge ferry terminal

Drivers hoping to catch a ferry to Seattle are facing a 90-minute wait at the Bainbridge Island Ferry Terminal Tuesday afternoon. Washington State Ferries said… Continue reading

Valley Road slowed to one-lane due to collision

The area of Valley Road between North Madison Avenue NE and Sunrise Drive NE is down to one lane due to a collision, according to… Continue reading

TRAVEL ADVISORY | Bainbridge Island down to one boat on ferry route

The ferry M/V Tacoma has been pulled from service until further notice due to an equipment failure, Washington State Ferries announced just after 1:30 p.m.… Continue reading

Hit the roof | Photo of the day 5.21

Workers from Hanley Construction install a new roof on the historic schoolhouse and main building of the Bainbridge Island Historical Museum on Monday afternoon. The… Continue reading

Bringing back the broom: Quirky ‘Scotch Broom Festival’ returns to Winslow Way

A walking, cheering, horn-honking, plant-waving phantom parade of bygone Bainbridge was once again gleefully resurrected Tuesday, May 15, as afternoon shoppers, unaware island visitors, and… Continue reading

Bainbridge blotter | Out-of-control bicyclist

Selected reports from the Bainbridge Island Police Department blotter. MONDAY, APRIL 16 10:04 a.m. A woman arrived at the police station with a pile of… Continue reading

Getting ready to cast off | Photo of the day 5.20

Silas Osborne, 6, gets a hands-on tutorial in the art of fly fishing at the Youth Fly Fishing Expo at Battle Point Park Saturday, May… Continue reading

No suspect in bomb threat

Bainbridge Island police continue to investigate the threatening message scrawled on a restroom wall last week at Bainbridge High that touched off a bomb scare… Continue reading

State Champs!

Members of the Bainbridge Spartans girls lacrosse team celebrate as they hoist the championship trophy late Friday after winning the state title 10-9 in a… Continue reading