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Bainbridge blotter | Three-car crash on 305

Selected reports from the Bainbridge Island Police Department blotter. SUNDAY, AUG. 19 4:33 p.m. A 37-year-old Bainbridge man driving a 1979 GMC Sierra pulled out… Continue reading

Putt her here | Photo of the day 8.30

Spartan girls varsity golf team Head Coach Ian Havill stands at the hole during a putting practice session at Wing Point Golf & Country Club.… Continue reading

Work is underway on expanded boardwalk at Hawley Cove Park

New viewing platforms — along with a new boardwalk — are currently being installed at Hawley Cove Park. Crews with the Bainbridge Island Metro Park… Continue reading

  • Sep 13, 2018

A rock in the park | Photo of the day 8.31

A lone rock stands in a spot of sun in an otherwise shady wooded area near Waterfront Park in downtown Winslow. (Luciano Marano | Bainbridge… Continue reading

Football, you bet! | Photo of the day 8.29

Members of the Bainbridge Spartan football team heads to the sideline for a water break during practice on a muggy Wednesday afternoon. (Brian Kelly |… Continue reading

Bainbridge blotter | A quick disappearance, times two

Selected reports from the Bainbridge Island Police Department blotter. WEDNESDAY, AUG. 8 6:10 p.m. Police were called to the scene of a hit-and-run collision in… Continue reading

Get meow-ta here | Photo of the day 8.28

Bainbridge “Kitty Hall” turned out purr-fect for nearly a dozen kittens. Bainbridge Island City Hall was turned into “kitty hall” for a second year in… Continue reading

Long waiting list for ‘Fear’ in Kitsap County

Long waiting list for ‘Fear’ in Kitsap County Most people who want to check out “Fear: Trump in the White House” — Bob Woodward’s new… Continue reading

Walk on the wild side | Photo of the day 8.27

Michael Williams walks along a completed stretch of the new boardwalk at Hawley Cove Park Monday. Crews with the Bainbridge Island Metro Park & Recreation… Continue reading

Senator Murray’s statement on the anniversary of 9/11

As the nation prepares to commemorate the anniversary of the attacks on Sept. 11, 2001, U.S. Senator Patty Murray (D-WA) released the following statement: “On… Continue reading

Support group meets at library

Kate Fewel will be the guest speaker at the next meeting of the Bainbridge Island Visually Impaired Persons Support Group. Fewel will talk about the… Continue reading

  • Sep 11, 2018

It’s back to the future for new Bainbridge teacher

Welcome back, Maddie. It’s been more than 13 years since this place was her home-away-from-home, but she’s back here, again, as a new school year… Continue reading

Ready when you are | Photo of the day 8.26

Players wait for a throw-in during the matchup between the girls U13 teams of Tracyton Force and Crossfire White during the eighth annual Island Cup… Continue reading

Tomato Taste Off | Photo of the Day 8.25

Anthony and Christine Farrell and Bob Ross were the judges of the 2018 Tomato Taste Off at the Bainbridge Island Farmers Market Saturday, Aug. 25.… Continue reading

On the bus | Photo of the day 8.24

New teachers in the Bainbridge Island School District get a quick overview of the district-wide bus tour they are about to take on Friday, Aug.… Continue reading

Bainbridge blotter | Suspecting the homeless

Selected reports from the Bainbridge Island Police Department blotter. SATURDAY, AUG. 11 4:44 p.m. Police were called to a High School Road shoe and clothing… Continue reading

City hires consultant for bicycle levy

Bainbridge Island has hired the consultant firm of EnviroIssues to assist the city with strategic planning and communications outreach for its November ballot measure. The… Continue reading

New teachers join Bainbridge schools

The Bainbridge Island School District is welcoming nearly three dozen new teachers in the island’s public schools for the coming school year. The new educators… Continue reading

  • Sep 8, 2018

Sakai students get rousing welcome back

It was the first day of school at Sonoji Sakai Intermediate School — the school’s 20th ever — and Principal Jim Corsetti was ready to… Continue reading

And for your next step | Photo of the day 8.23

MJ Linford leads a class Thursday at BARN devoted to the Jacob’s Ladder bookbinding style. She was joined by students from Bainbridge, Gig Harbor and… Continue reading