Letters to the Editor

Farewell and thanks to Angela and her cafe | Letter to the editor

To the editor: I would like to say goodbye and thank you to Angela Orrey of the New Rose Cafe at Bainbridge Gardens. When my… Continue reading

  • Jan 20, 2020

 

We need leadership on affordable housing | Letter to the editor

To the editor: We appreciate that rather than focusing on any particular issue facing the Suzuki project, Sarah Blossom stepped back and called attention to… Continue reading

  • Jan 19, 2020

 

I’ll be driving using my rules of the road | Letter to the editor

To the editor: I’ve lived on Bainbridge for 33 years. And it took me that long to figure out the “real” rules of the road… Continue reading

  • Jan 16, 2020

 

Thank you for your patronage, support | Letter to the editor

To the editor: During the past decade Bainbridge Island Working Studios has emerged as a group of professional artists looking to share their craft within… Continue reading

  • Jan 16, 2020

Learn what we can do about climate change | Letter to the editor

To the editor: The harrowing pictures and stories from fires in Australia have heightened many folks concerns about the increasingly clear impact of climate change.… Continue reading

  • Jan 10, 2020

Give a gift this year that will help others | Letter to the editor

To the editor: What a great idea to make a donation to a nonprofit organization in honor of someone you care about (“Give the Gift… Continue reading

  • Jan 5, 2020

Senate must remove Trump from office | Letter to the editor

To the editor: My name is Stephen Ekholm. I am writing to encourage your readers to contact their senators asking them to vote in favor… Continue reading

  • Jan 1, 2020

Let’s not repeat the mistakes of the past | Letter to the editor

To the editor: I have read a handful of letters in this newspaper arguing against the Suzuki development on sustainability grounds. Preserving trees is important… Continue reading

  • Dec 31, 2019

Ending motor-voter registration will help | Letter to the editor

To the editor: Election security (“We need election security funding now,” bainbridgereview.com, Nov. 22) is not a question of funding; it is a question of… Continue reading

  • Dec 27, 2019

Climbing costs will add insult to injury | Letter to the editor

To the editor: It has been less than six months in the planning of the new police station, and already we have our first potential… Continue reading

  • Dec 26, 2019

Make your voice heard now on impeachment | Letter to the editor

To the editor: Please email or call Senator Murray, Senator Cantwell and Rep. Kilmer every day asking them to vote to impeach the president and… Continue reading

  • Dec 24, 2019

Your help is needed now more than ever | Letter to the editor

To the editor: As a board member and volunteer for Kitsap Immigrant Assistance Center (KIAC), I’m so grateful to my fellow islanders who gave generously… Continue reading

  • Dec 21, 2019

Hotel to have huge impact on downtown | Letter to the editor

To the editor: Many long term islanders have chosen to retire to the Winslow core, trusting that the desire to maintain our small town friendly… Continue reading

  • Dec 19, 2019

Your time, donations, are needed at KIAC | Letter to the editor

To the editor: The holiday season is upon us and the spirit of giving is in the air. The Kitsap Immigrant Assistant Center or “KIAC”… Continue reading

  • Dec 18, 2019

Remember our schools during One Call for All | Letter to the editor

To the editor: Students on Bainbridge Island are fortunate to have a community that cares about public education. Bainbridge Schools Foundation (BSF) does not just… Continue reading

  • Dec 16, 2019

City should hire local for its new police chief | Letter to the editor

To the editor: I have long been perplexed as to why we canvas the entire nation for a new police chief. Is the job so… Continue reading

  • Dec 10, 2019

Tree massacre at Waterfront Park | Letter to the editor

To the editor: Undoubtedly the city has already received many agonized letters about the shocking decision to cut down 17 trees and do “significant pruning”… Continue reading

  • Dec 8, 2019

Candidate thanks voters for support | Letter to the editor

To the editor: I’d like to thank everyone who voted for me in the race to fill Position 3 of the Bainbridge Island Metropolitan Park… Continue reading

  • Dec 2, 2019

Island’s low voter turnout is disgraceful | Letter to the editor

To the editor: Well, the election results are in, and the good citizens of Bainbridge Island have spoken. Or the 50 percent or so who… Continue reading

  • Dec 2, 2019

City’s fireworks ban should go to a vote | Letter to the editor

To the editor: I am 78 years old and have lived for 43 years on Bainbridge Island. Since I moved here in 1976 we have… Continue reading

  • Nov 27, 2019