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Bainbridge boys beaten 59-52 in new year’s first home basketball game

Welcome back, Bainbridge — not! An insufficient scoring effort undermined an admirable defensive showing as the Spartan varsity boys basketball team was bested 59-52 Tuesday… Continue reading

Ovation!’s ‘Bye Bye Birdie’ wraps up run at BPA

Ovation! Performing Arts Northwest’s current production of “Bye Bye Birdie,” on stage now at Bainbridge Performing Arts, is the first full show (following last December’s… Continue reading

Enter ‘The New Electric Ballroom’: Latest in noted Irish Play Series comes to Rolling Bay Hall

Beckett situations with Joycean language. That’s the trademark style of Enda Walsh, writer of the latest production in Bainbridge’s ongoing Irish Play Series, “The New… Continue reading

More mochi moments: Annual New Year’s gathering returns to Woodward Middle School | Photo gallery

The annual Bainbridge mochi tsuki event, reportedly the largest of its kind in the country and now in its 31st year, returned to Woodward Middle… Continue reading

Best Bets for Jan. 10-12 | The Bainbridge Blab

Here are some awesome offerings on Bainbridge for those seeking fun in this, the second weekend of the new decade. The latest production in Bainbridge’s… Continue reading

BHS boys down 59-52 against Chief Sealth in basketball | Photo gallery

An insufficient scoring effort undermined an admirable defensive showing as the Spartan varsity boys basketball team was bested 59-52 Tuesday by visitors from Chief Sealth… Continue reading

Bainbridge blotter | Unwanted attention

Selected reports from the Bainbridge Island Police Department blotter. TUESDAY, DEC. 10 6:18 p.m. A 37-year-old Bainbridge woman reached out to an island synagogue after… Continue reading

Car crash at High School Road necessitates traffic detour

A two-car crash at the intersection of High School Road and Highway 305 late Tuesday morning left at least one person injured. The collision left… Continue reading

Confusion runs deep: Oft debated, island’s water supply is stable, ample according to latest research

There currently exists no credible scientific data that suggests Bainbridge Island is in danger of running out of potable water. And yet, the issue of… Continue reading

Winslow shop hosts travelers back from South Africa

The Traveler will host Bainbridge Islanders Fran and David Korten for a presentation about their recent trip to South Africa at 7 p.m. Tuesday, Jan.… Continue reading

Bainbridge blotter | Just one beer

Selected reports from the Bainbridge Island Police Department blotter. THURSDAY, NOV. 28 3:18 a.m. A 27-year-old Silverdale man was arrested for driving under the influence.… Continue reading

A striking tradition: Bainbridge mochi tsuki event returns to Woodward Middle School

The iconic Bainbridge mochi tsuki event heralded its 30th year by moving to the new, perfectly appropriate venue of Woodward Middle School last year, to… Continue reading

Tyler Moniz Project founder named ‘Community Champion’

Lee Moniz, president of the Bainbridge-based Tyler Moniz Project, was recently recognized as a 2019 Molina Healthcare Community Champion. The Tyler Moniz Project was one… Continue reading

BHS boys stumble in 55-31 loss against West Seattle ballers

What appeared to be a budding streak was cut short last Friday when the Bainbridge High School varsity boys basketball team suffered through a slog… Continue reading

Bainbridge blotter | Struck from behind

Selected reports from the Bainbridge Island Police Department blotter. TUESDAY, NOV. 26 3:20 p.m. A 23-year-old Seattle woman was cited for failing to yield the… Continue reading

Same name, fresh game: Ovation! board charts a bold new course with ‘Bye Bye Birdie’

The board of Ovation! Performing Arts Northwest chose a classic with which to make a fresh start. The company’s imminent production of “Bye Bye Birdie”… Continue reading

Bainbridge band members chosen for All-State roster

Seven Bainbridge High School band members were selected this year by the Washington Music Educators Association to perform in the 2020 All-State Bands. More BHS… Continue reading

Bainbridge girls tame Wildcats 74-44 in varsity basketball battle

Now we’re talking. After a slow start to the season, the Bainbridge High School varsity girls basketball team began what may become a streak, claiming… Continue reading

Island artist featured in Bremerton show

Bainbridge Island painter Kelly Johnston has been chosen for inclusion in the upcoming 2020 Collective Visions Gallery annual show, one of the largest and most… Continue reading

Spartans too much for Cleveland hoopsters

The Bainbridge High School varsity girls basketball team scored their second win of the year Dec. 18 on the road against Cleveland. A 57-26 victory,… Continue reading