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A little cracked | Photo of the day 4.16

The mural at the corner of Eagle Harbor Drive at Rose Avenue on Monday; a bit of color on another gray and rainy Pacific Northwest… Continue reading

Bainbridge blotter | Mystery package

Selected reports from the Bainbridge Island Police Department blotter. THURSDAY, MARCH 29 6:09 p.m. Police were called to a home in the area of Bill… Continue reading

Coast Guard: Abandoned bikes a danger, costly nuisance onboard ferries

If you bring a bike onboard a ferry boat, please remember to take it off again. That may seem like obvious advice, but according to… Continue reading

Weed be gone | Photo of the day 4.15

Mike Nance grabs the front end of a pickup load of invasive English ivy with his rake as volunteer John Van Dem Meerendonk helps empty… Continue reading

Bainbridge blotter | Wine + driving = jail

Selected reports from the Bainbridge Island Police Department blotter. THURSDAY, MARCH 29 10:52 a.m. A package containing about $200 worth of automotive parts was reportedly… Continue reading

Former TV reporter joins city staff

Kristen Drew will be the city of Bainbridge Island’s new communications coordinator, City Manager Doug Schulze announced this week. Drew most recently worked as a… Continue reading

Bainbridge Councilwoman Nassar has baby boy

Atlas Oliver Gibbons doesn’t know it yet, but he has set a new record: youngest person — ever — to attend a Bainbridge Island City… Continue reading

In the swing of things | Photo of the day 4.14

Rey Estaban serves in the second game of the championship finals at the table tennis singles tournament Saturday at the Bainbridge Island Senior Center. Players… Continue reading

Pritchard Park is on the agenda for parks board

Bainbridge parks officials will meet next week to consider the transfer of city ownership of Pritchard Park to the park district. Also on the agenda… Continue reading

Eminent domain enters the discussion on land for new Bainbridge police station

With just two less-than-perfect options for a location for a new police station, members of the Bainbridge Island City Council have been talking privately about… Continue reading

Tax time cometh | Photo of the day 4.13

AARP volunteer Kathleen (tax advisors don’t use their last names) talks to a client who needs income tax filing advice Friday at the Bainbridge Public… Continue reading

Bainbridge hit with avalanche of applications for council post

The pack of candidates to fill the vacant Bainbridge Island City Council seat swelled to eight by noon Friday. Six more islanders submitted applications late… Continue reading

Weekend weather report: Spring showers | The Bainbridge Blab

Here comes the rain again. Bainbridge Island will be awash in spring showers this weekend, according to the latest forecast from the National Weather Service… Continue reading

A little touch-up| Photo of the day 4.12

Sean Flanagan of Sabelhaus West, a commercial painting company in Silverdale, does touch-up work in a room on the second floor of the Bainbridge Island… Continue reading

Spring Humanities Festival speaker series starts Saturday

Library U, a program of the Bainbridge Island branch of Kitsap Regional Library, will present a three-part series featuring speakers from the Humanities Washington Speakers… Continue reading

  • Apr 12, 2018

Ready to run? | Photo of the day 4.11

A few raindrops start to fall as students from St. Cecilia Catholic School wait at the start line for the school’s third annual jog-a-thon Wednesday… Continue reading

Senator Murray responds to House Speaker Paul Ryan’s retirement

U.S. Senator Patty Murray (D-WA) shared well wishes for U.S. House of Representatives Speaker Paul Ryan following his retirement announcement Wednesday. But Washington state’s senior… Continue reading

Man allegedly threatens restaurant employee with knife after skipping out on bar tab

A 34-year-old Poulsbo man was charged with first-degree robbery after he allegedly walked out on his bar tab Tuesday at the Plate & Pint and… Continue reading

Bainbridge blotter | Money with memories attached

Selected reports from the Bainbridge Island Police Department blotter. WEDNESDAY, MARCH 28 2:58 p.m. Police responded to a reported burglary at a home on Moran… Continue reading

Gone to the dogs | Photo of the day 4.10

Todd Osburn grabs a hot dog while his son Tucker (at left) takes orders from a growing line of customers at Tuesday’s varsity lacrosse double-header… Continue reading