Luciano Marano

Bloedel’s Holiday Village to wrap final show

The 10th and final exhibition of Bloedel Reserve’s annual Holiday Village will continue through Sunday, Jan. 5. A bit of nostalgia designed to the delight… Continue reading

BIPD sergeant receives award for mental illness work

The city of Bainbridge Island recently announced that Bainbridge Island Police Department Sergeant Trevor Ziemba was selected to receive the 2019 National Alliance on Mental… Continue reading

Double defeat mars island wrestling squad’s trip to Cleveland

Snake eyes. The Bainbridge High School varsity wrestling team lost matches against Cleveland and Rainier Beach Dec. 19 in a disappointing doubleheader. First, against the… Continue reading

Bainbridge girls tame Wildcats in varsity hoops | Photo gallery

After a slow start to the season, the Bainbridge High School varsity girls basketball team began what may become a streak, claiming their third win… Continue reading

Bainbridge blotter | Someone raised a cane

Selected reports from the Bainbridge Island Police Department blotter. MONDAY, NOV. 25 5:15 p.m. A 20-year-old Bainbridge Island man reported he’d been assaulted by an… Continue reading

Best Bets for Dec. 27-29 | The Bainbridge Blab

Looks like it’ll be a comparatively quiet next few days here on the Rock. Still, Bainbridge-bound fun-seekers are not without some R&R options during this,… Continue reading

Spartans slip after league loss to West Seattle in boys b-ball | Photo gallery

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

A fine vintage: Review culture writer picks favorite books, movies of 2019

’Tis the season for making lists. No, not those North Pole-bound gimme-gimme catalogs. I’m talking about the annual year-in-review lists so ubiquitous around this time… Continue reading

Anzanga Marimba Ensemble is back at BPA

In honor of Martin Luther King Jr.’s birthday, Anzanga Marimba Ensemble will make their eighth annual appearance at Bainbridge Performing Arts at 7:30 p.m. Friday,… Continue reading

Live comedy at BPA features Seattle headliner

Stand-Up Night LIVE is back at Bainbridge Performing Arts with 2020 headliner Kortney Shane Williams, host Dan Rosenberg, spotlight guest Bhama Roget and more special… Continue reading

Spartans stumble 49-41 against Roosevelt in girls basketball

After finally scoring their first win of the year in their fourth outing, the Bainbridge High varsity girls basketball team came up short on their… Continue reading

2019 Spartan Winter Sports Preview | Young and hungry: Minus key returner, island wrestling squad is mostly green, lean

There is both a science and an art to wrestling well. Technical proficiency and creative intuitiveness are the two conflicting heads of the beast, and… Continue reading

2019-2020 BHS varsity wrestling schedule

The Bainbridge Spartan wrestlers return to actionafter the holiday break, following their appearance at the recent Hammerhead Invitational. Here’s the team’s schedule for the rest… Continue reading

Bainbridge Island Land Trust announces fourth parcel in ongoing acquisition campaign

The latest property acquired by the Bainbridge Island Land Trust as part of their ongoing “Stand for the Land” campaign is the Springbrook Creek Preserve,… Continue reading

Island symphony announces concerto contest winners

Bainbridge Symphony Orchestra recently announced the winners of its 2020 Young Artist Concerto Competition. Yvette Kraft (violin) is the 2020 winner of the Senior Division… Continue reading

Bainbridge blotter | Not really a friend after all

Selected reports from the Bainbridge Island Police Department blotter. MONDAY, NOV. 18 4:43 p.m. An 85-year-old Bainbridge Island man was the victim of an online… Continue reading

Bainbridge boys fight to a basketball win against Rough Riders | Photo gallery

Friday the 13th was actually pretty lucky for the Spartans. The Bainbridge High varsity boys basketball team scored a feisty 52-46 win at home against… Continue reading

Bainbridge boys best Roosevelt 52-46

Friday the 13th was actually pretty lucky for the Spartans. The Bainbridge High varsity boys basketball team scored a feisty 52-46 win at home against… Continue reading

BHS girls score first b-ball victory 62-46

The Bainbridge High School varsity girls basketball team fought to their first win of the year last week, a victory at home against Holy Names… Continue reading

Spartans stumble against Roosevelt visitors in girls hoops | Photo gallery

After finally scoring their first win of the year in their fourth outing, the Bainbridge High varsity girls basketball team came up short on their… Continue reading