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Nakata Pool is open again at Bainbridge Island Aquatic Center

Nakata Pool at the Bainbridge Island Aquatic Center reopened Wednesday, July 10 following a temporary closure due to the usage of a faulty caulking product… Continue reading

Bainbridge blotter | Big honkin’ DUI

Selected reports from the Bainbridge Island Police Department blotter. FRIDAY, JUNE 14 5:05 p.m. A 53-year-old Kingston man was arrested for driving under the influence… Continue reading

League hosts voters forum

The League of Women Voters of Kitsap will host a series of public forums featuring candidates who will be on the ballot for the Primary… Continue reading

Permits sought for renovation of Larson Lumber Building

Bainbridge officials are reviewing remodeling plans for the Bainbridge Island Lumber Building. The property is owned by Old Mill Place Properties, and the owners have… Continue reading

Binder awarded degree at Ithaca

Jeremy Binder of Bainbridge Island has graduated from Ithaca College with a bachelor’s degree in sound recording technology. Founded in 1892, Ithaca College is a… Continue reading

  • Jul 11, 2019

Boeker honored for work in clinic

Tess Boeker, who grew up on Bainbridge Island, is currently a student at the Yale Physician Associate Program and was recently recognized with the Outstanding… Continue reading

  • Jul 10, 2019

Bainbridge blotter | A threat from the ‘dark web’

Selected reports from the Bainbridge Island Police Department blotter. TUESDAY, JUNE 11 9:13 a.m. A 61-year-old Bainbridge Island woman reported an extortion attempt after somebody… Continue reading

Inspection discovers long list of problems at 550 Madison Apartments

The new owner of the 550 Madison Apartments building will face a potentially hefty repair bill. Housing Kitsap, the cash-strapped housing authority based in Silverdale,… Continue reading

Miles makes dean’s list at RIT

Gavriel Miles of Bainbridge Island was named to the dean’s list at Rochester Institute of Technology for the 2019 spring semester. Miles is in the… Continue reading

  • Jul 9, 2019

TRAVEL ADVISORY | Highway 305 open again north of Agate Pass Bridge

Highway 305 north of the Agate Passage Bridge is again open, following a brief closure in the wake of a traffic accident, according to a… Continue reading

TRAVEL ADVISORY | Highway 305 closed north of Agate Pass Bridge

A section of Highway 305 north of the Agate Passage Bridge is closed, and is expected to remain so for several hours, due to a… Continue reading

City planners: Proposed hotel meets or exceeds Bainbridge’s development regulations

The controversial Winslow Hotel has found a pocket of supporters: inside city hall. The destination hotel is planned for a two-parcel, 1.85-acre property at the… Continue reading

Bainbridge blotter | Skaters go off the rail with vandalism

Selected reports from the Bainbridge Island Police Department blotter. FRIDAY, JUNE 7 7:47 a.m. Police spoke with members of the Bainbridge Island Metropolitan Park &… Continue reading

Flour excels at Hartwick College

Audrey L. Flour of Bainbridge Island has earned recognition for academic excellence at Hartwick College in Oneonta, New York. Flour was named to the college’s… Continue reading

  • Jul 8, 2019

Bainbridge VIPs to meet

The Bainbridge Island Visually Impaired Persons Support Group will meet next week for coffee, cake and comaraderie. The next VIP meeting is 1 to 3… Continue reading

  • Jul 8, 2019

Lights for Liberty vigil planned for Friday at Seabold UMC

Seabold United Methodist Church is inviting the community to take part in a silent candlelight vigil on Friday, July 12 for all those who are… Continue reading

  • Jul 8, 2019

Oddo has lead in pursuit of campaign contributions for Bainbridge Island City Council

The two candidates hoping to replace Ron Peltier on the Bainbridge Island City Council have already raised a combined total of more than $20,000, according… Continue reading

Bainbridge blotter | Clunk in the trunk

Selected reports from the Bainbridge Island Police Department blotter. THURSDAY, JUNE 6 2:45 p.m. A 61-year-old Bainbridge man was cited for inattentive driving after causing… Continue reading

Former diplomat is guest speaker at next SWERV meeting

All women are invited to attend Savvy Women Exchanging Relevant Views (SWERV) to hear retired career diplomat Omie Kerr discuss learning to take risks beyond… Continue reading

  • Jul 7, 2019

Minasian earns bachelor’s degree

Aria Minasian, a recipient of the Presidential Conservatory Scholarship, graduated cum laude in June from Lawrence University Conservatory of Music in Appleton, Wisconsin, with a… Continue reading

  • Jul 6, 2019