Business

Artists lead panel discussion at ‘Art Biz 101’

Several Studio Tour artists who specialize in display, wholesaling, marketing, social media and more will weigh in at “Art Biz 101,” a panel discussion from 10 a.m. to 2 p.m. Friday, July 6, at Strawberry Hill Park.

  • Jul 6, 2012

Island gets its very own hometown brewery

Russell Everett made his way through law school, passed the bar and was ready for his future career as an attorney. But he ran into a little glitch—the recession. And after wading through a poor job market, Everett decided to re-evaluate his plans, and chose another path. If the law wasn’t working out, why not just make beer instead?

Avalara gets $20 million infusion of funds

Avalara got a financial boost this week after Battery Ventures invested $20 million in the Bainbridge Island business.

Bainbridge will let the corks fly with a weekend of island wines

This weekend, Bainbridge Uncorked will introduce islanders — and visitors — to island wines.

Longtime manager is named partner of Bainbridge firm

Adam Wheeler has become a partner in Browne Wheeler Engineers, Inc. of Bainbridge Island.

  • Jun 12, 2012

BIMA and BIDA host breakfast

The Bainbridge Island Downtown Association will get an update on the construction of the Bainbridge Island Museum of Art at a merchants meeting from 8:30 to 10 a.m. on Thursday, June 14 at the art museum off Winslow Way.

  • Jun 10, 2012

New leadership announced at Bainbridge John L. Scott branch

Kevin Pearson will be taking the reins as leader of the Bainbridge office for John L. Scott Real Estate, as Vicki Browning, long-time leader of the firm, retires.

  • Jun 9, 2012

UPDATE | Bainbridge Island stores make switch to private liquor sales

Local businesses — and islanders — were ready to pop the cork when the days of state-run liquor stores in Washington came to an end late last week.

Back of Beyond celebrates 10 years of staying afloat

This June, the store is celebrating its first decade in business by doing what it does best: getting out on the water. Wald is offering free canoe and kayak tours from 10 a.m. to 4 p.m. Saturday, June 9, and also two-for-one rentals, to commemorate the milestone.

Rascally rabbit is the big draw for local children’s clothing store

Bun Bun the bunny has made quite a few friends around downtown Winslow and has grown a bit of her own fan club.

Girls’ Night Out draws big crowd to downtown Winslow

The festivities surrounding the annual event generated approximately $19,000 in additional revenue across Winslow businesses, according to the Bainbridge Island Downtown Association, the nonprofit that organizes downtown events such as Girls’ Night Out.

Sustainability lecture is tonight

The Bainbridge Lecture Series welcomes Adam Siegel as the guest speaker for BASE — “Building A Sustainable Economy” at 5:30 Friday, May 11 in the auditorium at the Bainbridge Island Museum of Art.

  • May 11, 2012

Lincoln will lead local bank branch

AmericanWest Bank has announced that Linda Lincoln has joined the bank as Bainbridge Island branch manager.

  • Apr 27, 2012

Tunnel engineer will talk on viaduct

Chris Bambridge, a tunnel engineer for the Alaskan Way Viaduct Replacement Program, will be the next speaker in the Bainbridge Island Kiwanis Club’s “Speaker Series.”

  • Apr 26, 2012

Lecture focuses on sustainability

The Bainbridge Lecture Series welcomes Adam Siegel as the guest speaker for BASE — “Building A Sustainable Economy.”

  • Apr 26, 2012

PHC Construction starts work on green office building project in Kingston

PHC Construction of Bainbridge Island has broken ground on a new office building in Kingston.

  • Apr 7, 2012

Gloria Fletcher named president of Sound Publishing

Gloria Fletcher has been named President of Sound Publishing.

  • Apr 6, 2012

Kitsap Bank donates $10,000 to downtown association

After a record-breaking year, Kitsap Bank gave back to the communities it serves, including downtown Bainbridge Island.

One week left to Dine Local Downtown

Only one more week to take advantage of the Dine Local Downtown deals at local restaurants.

Madison Diner: a hangout for islanders, ghosts

An original 40s-era art deco style structure with shining stainless steel exterior, the Madison Diner is hard to miss. One of the “regulars” inside the diner, may be a little more difficult to spot.