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Workers stand at the installation site of a new green home built Method Homes on NE Ewing Street. The installation was the company's first on Bainbridge Island.

Method Homes installs new prefab home on Bainbridge Island

Method Homes, a custom builder of prefabricated, green homes, has finished the installation of their first home on Bainbridge Island.

  • Aug 28, 2012
Workers stand at the installation site of a new green home built Method Homes on NE Ewing Street. The installation was the company's first on Bainbridge Island.
Patti Shannon is the new managing broker at Windermere Bainbridge Island.

Shannon joins Windermere team

Patti Shannon has joined the team at Windermere Bainbridge Island as the new managing broker.

  • Aug 28, 2012
Patti Shannon is the new managing broker at Windermere Bainbridge Island.

Chase Private Client opens office in Winslow

Chase has opened a Chase Private Client office at the bank’s Bainbridge Island location on Winslow Way.

  • Aug 27, 2012

Beauty store is sitting pretty and ready to party

Pretty Stick on Winslow Way won the honor of hosting the next Harveys Original SeatbeltBag release party.

Paper Products adds online commercial sales

Paper Products, Etc., who has a storefront on Winslow Way, has added an online store for commercial orders. The online venture has proved to be a success.

Cody and Robert Solomon have developed and are selling a revolutionary and unique keyboard for the iPhone. It will allow users to type on a physical keyboard instead of using the on-screen keyboard.

‘Spike’ keyboard will make iPhone even more handier

Robert Solomon and his son Cody, are about to release a product that will put an end to frustrating typos that come from plugging in letters on a glass screen.

  • Aug 11, 2012
Cody and Robert Solomon have developed and are selling a revolutionary and unique keyboard for the iPhone. It will allow users to type on a physical keyboard instead of using the on-screen keyboard.

KDOG to meet next week

The next meeting of the Kitsap Development Officers Group is noon Tuesday, Aug. 7 in the meeting room of the Poulsbo Library.

  • Aug 3, 2012
Chef Joseba Jimenez de Jimenez will join Chef Brendan McGill at Hitchcock Restaurant for a special Spanish pig roast and paella dinner this week at the Winslow restaurant.

Pig roast planned at Hitchcock Restaurant

Chef and owner of Hitchcock Restaurant Brendan McGill will join forces with his chef mentor Joseba Jimenez de Jimenez, formerly of the Harvest Vine, for a Spanish pig roast and paella dinner at Hitchcock Restaurant later this week.

  • Jul 31, 2012
Chef Joseba Jimenez de Jimenez will join Chef Brendan McGill at Hitchcock Restaurant for a special Spanish pig roast and paella dinner this week at the Winslow restaurant.
Drew Wolff is the new chief financial officer and managing director at CameoWorks.

Wolff takes over as new managing director and CFO at CameoWorks

Drew Wolff has joined CameoWorks as the firm’s chief financial officer and managing director.

  • Jul 28, 2012
Drew Wolff is the new chief financial officer and managing director at CameoWorks.
A finished three-story Eco-Pak

Island architect designs luxurious container shelter

The Eco-Pak is a container shelter, though calling it a “shelter” may be an understatement. The Eco-Pak, Seattle-based engineer James Green and island Architect Matthew Coates have taken the seemingly simple shelter and transformed it into something a bit more luxurious.

  • Jul 7, 2012
A finished three-story Eco-Pak

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
Russell Everett

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?

Russell Everett

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.

Adam Wheeler has become a partner in Browne Wheeler Engineers

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
Adam Wheeler has become a partner in Browne Wheeler Engineers

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
Rite Aid's shelves were stocked on day one of the switch to private liquor sales.

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.

Rite Aid's shelves were stocked on day one of the switch to private liquor sales.

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.

Karin Lehotsky spends her days working with Bun Bun at Lollipops

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.

Karin Lehotsky spends her days working with Bun Bun at Lollipops