Opinion

Blow That Whistle | Raging Moderate

This White House breathes chaos. It’s like one of those Vaudevillian plate spinners who isn’t happy until all the plates come crashing down to the… Continue reading

Hytopolous will help preserve and protect | Letter to the editor

To the editor: We encourage you to vote for Kirsten Hytopolous for city council. Why? Because track record tells the best story of who someone… Continue reading

  • Oct 3, 2019

Today’s cartoon for Thursday, Oct. 3

Today’s cartoon is by Dario Castillejos, Oaxaca, Mexico.… Continue reading

  • Oct 3, 2019

Candidate has the experience we need | Letter to the editor

To the editor: I am writing to endorse the re-election of Kol Medina. He has been a steady, constant hand through the last several years… Continue reading

  • Oct 2, 2019

Oddo will be a force for positive change | Letter to the editor

To the editor: We came to know Anthony Oddo because he joined a delegation of Islanders interested in visiting our sister island, Ometepe. We are… Continue reading

  • Oct 2, 2019

Today’s cartoon for Wednesday, Oct. 2

Today’s cartoon is by Martin Sutovec, Slovakia.… Continue reading

  • Oct 2, 2019

Candidate supports island’s sustainability | Letter to the editor

To the editor: Michael Pollock has a scientist’s perspective of a sustainable island. If you want Bainbridge Island to look and feel like Mercer Island… Continue reading

  • Oct 2, 2019

SNL’s Political Spoof Hits Too Close To Home | Peter Funt

In its season opener “Saturday Night Live” did a fine job of skewering political figures who dominated headlines during the show’s summer hiatus. The Trump… Continue reading

Do You Aspire to Be A Fly on the Wall? | Tyrades!

What can you say about the eavesdropper wannabes who sigh, “I wish I could be a fly on the wall for that conversation”? Why is… Continue reading

Immigrationspeak | Andrew Moss

Whether or not Donald Trump continues in office in the near future, he has already contributed to a language of immigration that’s both larger than… Continue reading

Impeaching Trump: A Citizens’ Guide | Wim Laven

The most recent installment of “Apprentice: The Whitehouse” features a new drama involving Donald Trump and his (ab)use of presidential power. Trump has openly admitted… Continue reading

Today’s cartoon for Tuesday, Nov. 1

Today’s cartoon is by David Fitzsimmons, The Arizona Star.… Continue reading

  • Oct 1, 2019

Trump’s 139th week in office | In cartoons

Our cartoon chronicle of Donald J. Trump in the White House continues with a locked-and-loaded look back at his 139th week as president. This week’s… Continue reading

Hytopoulos will listen to both sides on issues | Letter to the editor

To the editor: I endorse Kirsten Hytopoulos for Bainbridge Island City Council for a number of reasons. She’s a working mom who has been a… Continue reading

  • Sep 30, 2019

Medina is transparent and straightforward | Letter to the editor

To the editor: I am writing to express my strong support for Bainbridge Island Mayor and Councilman Kol Medina. My very positive reaction to Kol… Continue reading

  • Sep 30, 2019

Today’s cartoon for Monday, Sept. 30

Today’s cartoon is by Pat Bagley, The Salt Lake Tribune.… Continue reading

  • Sep 30, 2019

There Is Always Hope | John L. Micek

HARRISBURG, Pa. — Fighting back tears, her voice cracking, Jackie Bieber had a simple message for anyone who’s thinking about taking their own life: “There… Continue reading

Today’s cartoon for Sunday, Sept. 29

Today’s cartoon is by Steve Sack, The Minneapolis Star-Tribune.… Continue reading

  • Sep 29, 2019

Today’s cartoon for Saturday, Sept. 28

Today’s cartoon is by David Fitzsimmons, The Arizona Star.… Continue reading

  • Sep 28, 2019

Why Our State’s New Gold Standard Credit Rating Matters | Guest Viewpoint

When New York-based rating agency Moody’s raised our state’s credit rating last month, it marked the state’s first upgrade in 22 years and the first… Continue reading