Letters to the Editor

Quality Bainbridge offers candidate info | Letter to the editor

To the editor: We are writing to let your readers know that Quality Bainbridge has published its 2019 candidate questions, and the answers provided by… Continue reading

  • Oct 20, 2019

Oddo will look at all sides of an issue | Letter to the editor

To the editor: I’m writing to enthusiastically endorse Anthony Oddo for Position 1 on the Bainbridge Island City Council. I’ve talked with him quite a… Continue reading

  • Oct 19, 2019

Do your homework before casting a vote | Letter to the editor

To the editor: It has been wisely suggested by one of the candidates running for city council that it is of great importance to know… Continue reading

  • Oct 19, 2019

Vote to protect the character of the island | Letter to the editor

To the editor: I am deeply concerned about the proposed Suzuki development and the current councilmembers who voted in favor of it; Sarah Blossom, Leslie… Continue reading

  • Oct 17, 2019

Comp plan preserves our island’s character | Letter to the editor

To the editor: A recent letter in this paper, by sitting Councilman Matt Tirman from the South Ward, endorsed Sarah Blossom, and accused opponents of… Continue reading

  • Oct 16, 2019

Oddo wants to serve our island community | Letter to the editor

To the editor: I am writing to support Anthony Oddo for the at-large position on the Bainbridge Island City Council. I have known Anthony and… Continue reading

  • Oct 15, 2019

Wildsmith brings new perspective to council | Letter to the editor

To the editor: We are writing in support of candidate Grayson Wildsmith for city council. So, you may ask, what can a young person offer… Continue reading

  • Oct 15, 2019

Wildsmith offers a fresh perspective | Letter to the editor

To the editor: My wife and I strongly support the candidacy of Grayson Wildsmith. Some see his youth as a disadvantage, but we see it… Continue reading

  • Oct 15, 2019

Candidate ‘gets it’ on environmental issues | Letter to the editor

To the editor: I strongly support Kirsten Hytopolous in her efforts to return to the Bainbridge Island City Council. Ms. Hytopolous has a rich set… Continue reading

  • Oct 14, 2019

Ewing is passionate and highly qualified | Letter to the editor

To the editor: We are writing to endorse the candidacy of Andrew (Andy) Ewing for Bainbridge Island School Board. Andy has the experience, skills, and… Continue reading

  • Oct 13, 2019

Let’s vote for facts, feasibility on council | Letter to the editor

To the editor: Anthony Oddo for the at-large seat on Bainbridge Island City Council. When I first moved to Bainbridge about 10 years ago, I… Continue reading

  • Oct 13, 2019

Candidate embodies civility and respect | Letter to the editor

To the editor: We have an opportunity to seat an extraordinary young newcomer on our city council: Anthony Oddo. He has studied philosophy, economics, and… Continue reading

  • Oct 12, 2019

Let’s keep dense growth in downtown | Letter to the editor

To the editor: I am writing to express my enthusiastic support for Michael Pollock for city council. Unfortunately, our city council is not following the… Continue reading

  • Oct 12, 2019

Hulet is committed to diversity, inclusion | Letter to the editor

To the editor: We are writing to support Christina Hulet for the Bainbridge Island School Board. As current and former managers of Bainbridge Community Broadcasting,… Continue reading

  • Oct 11, 2019

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