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Island library hosts open house

The Bainbridge Public Library will host a grand open house to reveal the refreshed results of the facility’s recent renovation project from 10 a.m. to… Continue reading

BIFD marks 75 years of tasty tradition

The Bainbridge Island Fire Department will host its 75th annual pancake breakfast from 8 a.m. to noon Saturday, Oct. 14 at Sonoji Sakai Intermediate School… Continue reading

Open house at the library is Saturday

Islanders are invited to a community open house from 10 a.m. to 5 p.m. Saturday, Oct. 14 at the Bainbridge Public Library to celebrate the… Continue reading

  • Oct 13, 2017

Weekend weather report: Sunny weekend | The Bainbridge Blab

Last weekend turned out to be sunnier than expected, and this coming weekend will see its fair share of sunshine, as well, according to the… Continue reading

Despite a few low marks, opinions largely unchanged in new city survey

Confidence in city government is still poor among Bainbridge Island residents, according to the results of a citizen survey released Thursday by Bainbridge officials. The… Continue reading

Gov. Inslee: Repeal of Clean Power Plan is ‘Trump Administration’s total abdication of American leadership’

Gov. Jay Inslee said the Trump Administration’s plan to repeal the Clean Power Act won’t deter Washington state’s efforts to limit carbon pollution. In a… Continue reading

City seeks grant proposals

The city of Bainbridge Island is accepting proposals for cultural projects and activities for city grants in 2018-2019. Proposed projects must benefit Bainbridge residents and… Continue reading

  • Oct 10, 2017

Open house for parking study

City officials will host an open house this week to talk about the parking study currently underway that’s examining the on- and off-street parking system… Continue reading

  • Oct 9, 2017

Career Center opens for one-on-one help

The Career Center at the Bainbridge Public Library offers one-on-one assistance from trained career specialists. Call or stop by the library to register. Sessions are… Continue reading

  • Oct 9, 2017

Indigenous Peoples Day

Bainbridge will celebrate Indigenous Peoples Day at the Filipino Community Hall on Monday, Oct. 9. The event is hosted by the city of Bainbridge Island,… Continue reading

  • Oct 8, 2017

Bainbridge blotter | Missing Mexican passport

Selected reports from the Bainbridge Island Police Department blotter. THURSDAY, SEPT. 14 9:23 a.m. A 66-year-old woman reported her passport was missing, though she did… Continue reading

GOP women to meet this week

Bainbridge Island Republican Women will meet at 11 a.m. Wednesday, Oct. 11 at Wing Point Country Club. The keynote speaker is Rep. Drew MacEwan, a… Continue reading

Congressman Kilmer to host telephone town hall

Kilmer to host telephone town hall

Islanders named to WSU honor roll

Seven students from Bainbridge Island are standout scholars at Washington State University, and have been named to the president’s honor roll for the 2017 summer… Continue reading

  • Oct 8, 2017

City presents potential design ideas for 305 bridge

The city of Bainbridge Island unveiled seven potential designs for a new pedestrian bridge over Highway 305 this week, and city officials are hoping residents… Continue reading

TRAVEL ADVISORY | Bainbridge-Seattle route returns to two-boat service

Washington State Ferries said two-boat service has been restored to the Bainbridge Island-Seattle route following the loss of the ferry M/V Tacoma early Saturday for… Continue reading

Register to vote at the Bainbridge Public Library

Register to vote at the Bainbridge Public Library from 11 a.m. to 2 p.m. Saturday, Oct. 7. Volunteers from the League of Women Voters/Kitsap will… Continue reading

Weekend weather report: Annie’s a day off | The Bainbridge Blab

Sorry, Annie. The sun will come out. But it won’t be tomorrow. That’s the most recent forecast for the weekend weather on Bainbridge Island, courtesy… Continue reading

Serena and Fats are this week’s adoptable pets

This week’s adoptable pets are Serena and Fats. For adoption through PAWS: Serena is an 18-month-old shorthaired torbie-and-white female who came to PAWS from an… Continue reading

  • Oct 5, 2017

Bainbridge blotter | No note, no nothing

Selected reports from the Bainbridge Island Police Department blotter. MONDAY, SEPT. 11 1:37 p.m. Residents of the Wardwell area have requested a traffic emphasis in… Continue reading