Letters to the Editor

A consensus builder is needed on the council | Letter to the editor

To the editor: I strongly support Leslie Schneider for city council. I have watched her over many years develop into one of the core proactive… Continue reading

  • Oct 11, 2019

Hytopoulos has the experience we need | Letter to the editor

To the editor: It is with great enthusiasm that I write to support Kirsten Hytopoulos for the at large position on the city council. Kirsten… Continue reading

  • Oct 10, 2019

Suzuki vote shows council is out of touch | Letter to the editor

To the editor: Cognitive dissonance is defined as the state of having inconsistent thoughts, beliefs, or attitudes, especially as relating to behavioral decisions and attitude… Continue reading

  • Oct 10, 2019

Blossom is a reliable choice for city council | Letter to the editor

To the editor: I served on the city council with Sarah Blossom for four years. She was there before me, and was there when I… Continue reading

  • Oct 9, 2019

Less is more on the city’s Suzuki property | Letter to the editor

To the editor: If we treated the earth as if we were the deer, coyote, owl or salamander we would choose to leave alone a… Continue reading

  • Oct 8, 2019

Family separations create a disgusting image | Letter to the editor

To the editor: I’m really confused why children are being separated from their families and taken to past Japanese internment camps. How is this happening?… Continue reading

  • Oct 8, 2019

A candidate who will shred Trump in debate | Letter to the editor

To the editor: Pete B. is the ticket. He would shred Trump in a debate. Who cares about his sexual orientation? Hell, look at Trump’s!… Continue reading

  • Oct 5, 2019

Hytopolous will help preserve and protect | Letter to the editor

To the editor: We encourage you to vote for Kirsten Hytopolous for city council. Why? Because track record tells the best story of who someone… Continue reading

  • Oct 3, 2019

Candidate has the experience we need | Letter to the editor

To the editor: I am writing to endorse the re-election of Kol Medina. He has been a steady, constant hand through the last several years… Continue reading

  • Oct 2, 2019

Oddo will be a force for positive change | Letter to the editor

To the editor: We came to know Anthony Oddo because he joined a delegation of Islanders interested in visiting our sister island, Ometepe. We are… Continue reading

  • Oct 2, 2019

Candidate supports island’s sustainability | Letter to the editor

To the editor: Michael Pollock has a scientist’s perspective of a sustainable island. If you want Bainbridge Island to look and feel like Mercer Island… Continue reading

  • Oct 2, 2019

Hytopoulos will listen to both sides on issues | Letter to the editor

To the editor: I endorse Kirsten Hytopoulos for Bainbridge Island City Council for a number of reasons. She’s a working mom who has been a… Continue reading

  • Sep 30, 2019

Medina is transparent and straightforward | Letter to the editor

To the editor: I am writing to express my strong support for Bainbridge Island Mayor and Councilman Kol Medina. My very positive reaction to Kol… Continue reading

  • Sep 30, 2019

Medina is a leader on environmental issues | Letter to the editor

To the editor: In this time of partisanship and insufficient action on the climate crisis nationally, we need local leaders who foster rational dialogue and… Continue reading

  • Sep 27, 2019

Changeover needed on Bainbridge council | Letter to the editor

To the editor: The Suzuki property affordable development is this year’s litmus test for common sense and fiduciary responsibility on the city council. The majority… Continue reading

  • Sep 27, 2019

Blossom shows up, does the hard work | Letter to the editor

To the editor: I will keep this nice and short, as my message is clear: return Sarah Blossom for a third term to the Bainbridge… Continue reading

  • Sep 25, 2019

Pollock will put current residents first | Letter to the editor

To the editor: To make our decision between Sarah Blossom and Michael Pollock (South Ward City Council position), we took a look at the city’s… Continue reading

  • Sep 25, 2019

Comp plan doesn’t have a singular focus | Letter to the editor

To the editor: In case you missed last week’s letters to the editor, it was a full-frontal assault to condemn the actions of the city… Continue reading

  • Sep 24, 2019

Suzuki decision sets a dangerous precedent | Letter to the editor

To the editor: At a recent council meeting, it seemed to be the attitude of supporters of the newest Suzuki development proposal for 100 homes… Continue reading

  • Sep 24, 2019

Hytopoulos walks the talk on environment | Letter to the editor

To the editor: In her 17 years on Bainbridge Island, Kirsten Hytopoulos has repeatedly demonstrated her dedication to protecting our natural environment. She walks the… Continue reading

  • Sep 23, 2019