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Bainbridge named fifth safest city by national home security council

Bainbridge Island was recently ranked fifth on the 2020 list of safest cities in Washington State by Alarms.org, the website of the National Council for… Continue reading

 

Less is more: St. Paul de Vence to rock Rolling Bay Hall in duo form

Whatever else may happen, rest assured someone will play a banjo. Lydia Ramsey, most likely, though she’ll also be picking guitar alongside Benjamin Doerr, frontman/founder… Continue reading

 

February’s final book sale is Tuesday

The last Friends of the Library Book Sale of the month will take place from 10 a.m. to 4 p.m. Tuesday, Feb. 25 at the… Continue reading

 

Seattle Black Film Festival at BIMA for one day only

LANGSTON, the nonprofit arts organization established in 2016 to lead programming within the historic Langston Hughes Performing Arts Institute, will bring its Seattle Black Film… Continue reading

Juanita loss knocks Spartans from SeaKing tourney

A first-game loss to Juanita Feb. 15 ended the postseason run of the Bainbridge High School varsity girls basketball team. The final score was 57-44… Continue reading

Best Bets for Feb. 21-23 | The Bainbridge Blab

Our cup runneth over, good people of Bainbridge, in so far as there are plenty of things to do round the Rock this weekend, both… Continue reading

Poetry Corners again seeks submissions for exhibition

In honor of National Poetry Month, a group of local poet volunteers are again presenting Poetry Corners in April and the deadline for entries is… Continue reading

Bainbridge blotter | Adult language

Selected reports from the Bainbridge Island Police Department blotter. TUESDAY, JAN. 7 8:58 p.m. Police responded to the home of a Bainbridge couple who were… Continue reading

Blocks to the Bush: Island quilt guild joins international effort to aid Australia fire victims

As bad as you’ve heard, it actually might be worse. According to BBC news sources, several serious wildfires in the Land Down Under, exacerbated by… Continue reading

Bainbridge blotter | Lame excuse

Selected reports from the Bainbridge Island Police Department blotter. TUESDAY, JAN. 7 3:24 p.m. The Bainbridge Island Fire Department requested police assistance in responding to… Continue reading

‘Vagina Monologues’ returns to stage at BIMA

The Bainbridge Island Museum of Art will present a production of “The Vagina Monologues” at 7 p.m. Friday, Feb. 21 and Saturday, Feb. 22 in… Continue reading

Architecture authority visits Winslow book shop

Local author and University of Washington professor Tyler Sprague will visit Eagle Harbor Book Company at 3 p.m. Sunday, Feb. 23 to discuss his new… Continue reading

Island girls score initial win in postseason showing

So far, so good. The Bainbridge High School varsity girls basketball team (12-9 overall, 9-7 in conference) scored a win in their first appearance of… Continue reading

Chilly Hilly bike ride to return to island roads

Bainbridge drivers and ferry travelers should be on the lookout for boatloads of bicyclists as the annual Chilly Hilly Bicycle Classic returns to the island… Continue reading

Seven Spartans advance to regional wrestling tournament

Seven members of the Bainbridge High School varsity wrestling team - three boys and four girls - will advance to the Regional tournament after having… Continue reading

Boys b-ball postseason ends with loss to Roosevelt

After a victorious first appearance in the postseason, a loss to Roosevelt on Tuesday, Feb. 11 in the second round of the 3A District Qualifier… Continue reading

Wild Orphan Baby: Local humorist recounts childhood joys, horrors in benefit show

It’s all true. No matter how silly, sad, cartoonish or crazy the stories may seem, Bridget Young wants to assure audiences that every word of… Continue reading

EC loss ends BHS girls basketball season

An outsized loss to Eastside Catholic on the road ended the Bainbridge High School varsity girls’ regular basketball season Feb. 7. It was their second… Continue reading

Bainbridge blotter | Porch pirate strikes

Selected reports from the Bainbridge Island Police Department blotter. SATURDAY, JAN. 4 10:30 a.m. A 54-year-old Bainbridge man called police to report two packages had… Continue reading

Spartans score Senior Night basketball win over Lincoln

The Bainbridge High varsity boys basketball team handily bested the visitors from Lincoln (0-21 overall) to claim a win during the last home game of… Continue reading