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Blakely’s big day | Photo gallery

Teachers, staff and students at Captain Johnston Blakely Elementary gathered for a groundbreaking celebration for their new school. Bainbridge Island School District officials and school… Continue reading

Bainbridge blotter | Distracted driver lands in ditch

Selected reports from the Bainbridge Island Island Police Department blotter. TUESDAY, MARCH 27 11:41 a.m. Police were called to a store to investigate an incidence… Continue reading

Spartronics are district tourney bound

The Bainbridge High School robotics team — Team 4915, the Spartronics — hit the road to Portland this week to compete against 63 other squads… Continue reading

Corsetti is new principal for Commodore Options School

Tricia “Trish” Corsetti has been selected to serve as principal for Commodore Options School, the Bainbridge Island School District has announced. Corsetti will transition into… Continue reading

  • Apr 10, 2018

Hands off the chicks, pal | Photo of the day 4.9

Spring chicks for sale at Bay Hay & Feed in and Rolling Bay gather beneath a heat lamp, near their water dish Monday afternoon. (Luciano… Continue reading

Psychologist offers to serve on Bainbridge Island City Council

A second volunteer has stepped up to serve on the Bainbridge Island City Council following the resignation of Mike Scott. Scott resigned his Central Ward… Continue reading

Mer and Duke are this week’s adoptable pets

This week’s adoptable pets are Mer and Duke. For adoption through PAWS: Mer is an 8-year-old, medium-haired tabby-and-white female who came to PAWS due to… Continue reading

  • Apr 9, 2018

Meetings announced for ferry system’s long range plan

According to WSF, ferry ridership is expected to grow 30 percent by 2040. Riders who want to weigh in on the future of state ferries… Continue reading

  • Apr 9, 2018

Rotary to host world health expert as next guest speaker

The Rotary Club of Bainbridge Island will host a global health expert for a presentation, “Progress Report on Global Health and Development,” at 6:30 p.m.… Continue reading

A gaze in glaze | Photo of the day 4.8

A close-up of “Narmer” (ceramic with glaze, 2016) — part of the offerings from artist George Rodriguez in the Bainbridge Island Museum of Art’s Spring… Continue reading

VIPs get info on IVC

The Bainbridge Island Visually Impaired Persons Support Group will find out about programs offered by Island Volunteer Caregivers at the group’s meeting next week. Robin… Continue reading

  • Apr 8, 2018

Looking back to move ahead:Exclusion commemoration marks 76 years, memorial feature groundbreaking

The Bainbridge Island Japanese American Exclusion Memorial lines the actual path walked by Bainbridge residents of Japanese descent on March 30, 1942, during their forced… Continue reading

Barefoot on the beach | Photo of the day 4.7

A trio of explorers make their way along Manitou Beach on Saturday. Rain, then sun, then rain, then clouds. Saturday’s weather on Bainbridge Island had… Continue reading

Bainbridge blotter | Slander, he said

Selected reports from the Bainbridge Island Island Police Department blotter. MONDAY, MARCH 26 9:10 a.m. While being towed north on Fletcher Bay Road, the left… Continue reading

St. Barnabas steps out for March for Our Lives

St. Barnabas parishioner Maggie Ball carries the church banner in Seattle’s March for Our Lives last Saturday. St. Barnabas parishioners participated in the march along… Continue reading

  • Apr 7, 2018

Off road, on track | Photo of the day 4.6

Azalea Snowmassara, 7, of Tacoma, enjoys a day off from school during Spring Break riding the pump track at Battle Point Park Friday, April 6.… Continue reading

Best Bets April 6-8 | The Bainbridge Blab

Welcome to springtime in earnest, Bainbridge. That is to say, don’t forget your umbrella. It’s going to be soggy. However, if you don’t mind a… Continue reading

Community marks 76 years since forced removal of Japanese Americans with ceremony, memorial groundbreaking | Photo gallery

The 76th anniversary of the forced removal of Japanese-American citizens from Bainbridge Island was commemorated with a special ceremony and groundbreaking event at the Bainbridge… Continue reading

I’d buy that for a dollar | Photo of the day 4.5

Book lovers and bargain shoppers crowd around the tables at Thursday’s book sale at the Bainbridge Public Library. Bainbridge Island Friends of the Library hold… Continue reading

WMS honors outstanding students

Woodward Middle School has announced its Students of the Month winners. Max Bispham, Avery Gray, Oskar Bannister and Angelina Kollodge are the super students for… Continue reading

  • Apr 5, 2018