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BRINGING IT HOME: Spartans claim 24-13 homecoming victory over Everett

A beautiful late summer evening, a stadium packed with fans to root on the local team in their first home game of the season and a homecoming dance, too.

A sure sign of fall: 27th annual Harvest Fair returns to Johnson Farm

There’s a chill in the air, the kids are back in school, there’s football on TV again and a plethora of pumpkin-flavored treats ­— everything from lattes to Oreos — are back in stores.

BHS golfers beat Eastside Catholic in season debut | SLIDESHOW

Both the girls and boys varsity golf teams trounced the visitors from Eastside Catholic in their season debut match.

Out of Africa, into the classroom

BHS teachers and students return from research trip to South Africa.

Practice makes perfect for BHS golfers | SLIDESHOW

Both the girls and boys varsity golf teams from Bainbridge High School remain undefeated last week (4-0) after scoring a joint victory at home last Thursday over the visiting O'Dea/Holy Names combination team.

Novelist offers new take on Shakespeare’s tragic tale

It is commonly accepted that there are two sides to every story, but in fact there are as many interpretations of any given event as there are people involved.

Lanza to lead BHS boys golf team into new season | SPARTAN SPORTS PREVIEW

The Bainbridge High School boys varsity golf team boasts several star returners this season, and one new face: the head coach.

Spartans win homecoming game against Seagulls

The Bainbridge High varsity football team claimed a critical win in front of a packed crowd at Friday's homecoming game against Everett High School.

The boys are back: Guterson, Burkholder and Crosley together again in new film

The main character of Taylor Guterson’s new film “Burkholder” has a bold and optimistic view of life — very much like the actor who plays him ­— and he doesn’t mind telling you what he thinks. At all.

Spartans suffer 29-7 setback against Vikings in disappointing debut

North Kitsap pulls away early in season opener for Bainbridge.

Ancient art form gets a new home on Bainbridge

Tattooing as an art form has a long and interesting history throughout countless cultures and numerous regions around the world. Maybe not on Bainbridge Island, but lots of other places. Honest.

Spartans fall to Vikings in football

The Bainbridge High School varsity football team suffered a 29-7 loss to the North Kitsap Vikings in their first game of the season on Friday, Sept. 5.

SPARTAN GAME UPDATE | Bainbridge trails Vikings 14-0 at halftime

The Bainbridge High School varsity football team trailed the North Kitsap High Vikings 14-0 at the end of the first half of the season's first non-conference game Friday, Sept. 5.

Slippery Spartans seek season sweep | SEASON PREVIEW: BHS BOYS WATER POLO

Bainbridge High School boys varsity water polo Head Coach Jacob Millican said he is not sure whether having had such a successful season last year puts more or less pressure on his team now.

New Starbucks on Bainbridge opens

The newest branch of Starbucks, located in the Island Village Shopping Center on High School Road, officially opened at 4:30 a.m. Friday, Sept. 5.

Paint Out Winslow draws a crowd, paints many scenes

Bainbridge Arts & Crafts’ first-ever outdoor painting event, “Paint Out Winslow,” drew nearly 40 artist to downtown Winslow over the weekend to get some fresh air and summertime inspiration.

Bainbridge photographer shares secrets for capturing remarkable images

Ever wonder how some photographers come away with images that appear almost magical? Bainbridge Island photographer Steven Fey offers some tips to those looking to capture the perfect image.

Spartans prep hard for their upcoming debut | SEASON PREVIEW: BHS FOOTBALL

There’s no question that when they return to the gridiron in exactly seven days for their first game of the season – Friday, Sept. 5 on the road against North Kitsap High — the Bainbridge High School varsity football team will be pegged as the underdogs.

Avalara makes a splash in the ALS Ice Bucket Challenge | SLIDESHOW

Avalara CEO Scott McFarlane took the ALS Ice Bucket Challenge along with roughly 170 employees of the Bainbridge company.

WORKING FOR THE WILDERNESS: Bainbridge-based photographer lends a lens to a worthy cause

The history of artists working for environmental conservation in this country features many interesting characters.