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Kitsap/Bainbridge Island Back-to-School Photo Contest!

Submit photos through Sept. 20; vote for your favorites Sept. 21-27

 

<em>K-9 Cooper learns how to traverse on elevated, narrow pathways during his three-month police K-9 training.</em>						 KCSO photo

Facebook reports: ’Hi there. K-9 Cooper here …’

Kitsap County Sheriff’s Office canine in rigorous training to become a certified K-9 police dog

 

Briefs

Local part of Trident protest Peace activists, including Rev. Gilberto Perez of Bainbridge Island, blocked the entrance to the Trident nuclear submarine base at Bangor… Continue reading

  • Aug 14, 2020

 

This I know: Staying active important during virus lockdown

(Noella Rosentrater, a seventh-grader at Woodward Middle School, shares how physical routine has helped her during this stay-at-home period). I believe in staying active. Staying… Continue reading

  • Aug 7, 2020

Bainbridge scenery sets the backdrop for short horror film

Island resident Courtney G. Jones’ ‘Wood Witch’ was recently picked up by Amazon Prime Video

  • Jul 25, 2020

Six songs of protest that still resonate today

As the nation grapples with the continual systemic issues of racial injustice and police brutality, recently magnified by the death of George Floyd on May… Continue reading

One pilgrim’s progress: Island travel writer talks trio of spiritual journeys

Carla Mackey’s favorite band may not be The Proclaimers, though she has walked 500 miles — and is determined to walk a whole bunch more.… Continue reading

The Rodeo Drive In Movie Theater, Kitsap County’s sole drive-in movie theater, recently reopened after a brief closure due to the COVID-19 pandemic. Nick Twietmeyer / Bainbridge Island Review

Silver screen escapism: It’s once again showtime at Kitsap County’s sole drive-in theater

Silence your phone and don’t forget the popcorn. After a strong start to the season during a time when many businesses were struggling just to… Continue reading

The Rodeo Drive In Movie Theater, Kitsap County’s sole drive-in movie theater, recently reopened after a brief closure due to the COVID-19 pandemic. Nick Twietmeyer / Bainbridge Island Review

Travel testimony | ‘Papa and I in Iceland’ by Ryan Powers

Bainbridge High School freshman Ryan Powers recently traveled to Iceland with his grandfather, Andrew Ulitsky, also of Bainbridge. A budding photographer, he took many photos… Continue reading

  • Jun 28, 2020

Island dancers turn to online outlet to share student showcase

The show must go on — online, that is. The worst American health crisis in a century was not enough to still, even momentarily, the… Continue reading

Threshold moments: Island author’s debut mixes pictures, poetry, philosophy to inspire and educate

Threshold, despite being relatively short letter-wise, is a deceptively big word. It is the point at which an effect begins; a level above which something… Continue reading

Bloedel Reserve reopens with timed ticketing

Bloedel Reserve officials recently announced the grounds would again be available for strolling thanks to a special timed ticketing program designed to promote social distancing… Continue reading

An excellent exit: Island cartoonist crafts funny frames worth the trip

As Tom Cochrane once said (and many, many others have repeated), “Life is a highway,” full of twists, turns, ups, downs and, of course, exits… Continue reading

‘Gruesome Playground Injuries’ streams from the library

Island Theatre will present a script-in-hand performance of the poignant comedy Gruesome Playground Injuries, by Rajiv Joseph, in two online streaming presentations at 7:30 p.m.… Continue reading

‘Macbeth’ moved to next summer

Something wicked this way comes … eventually. “MacBeth,” the latest offering in Bainbridge Performing Arts’ annual “The Bard at Bloedel” series, originally slated to run… Continue reading

BPA Theatre School moves summer classes online

The Bainbridge Performing Arts Theatre School will soon be back in session and officials are now accepting enrollments for four online courses for students age… Continue reading

‘Virtual Cinema’ offers slew of docs at home

Virtual Cinema, the at-home rental movie streaming service of Far Away Entertainment, which operates both Bainbridge Cinemas and the historic Lynwood Theatre, among others, is… Continue reading

Island designer among artists offering work in humanitarian auction

To roll with change is a skill more necessary than ever in a world where new developments arise so quickly. From political strife to a… Continue reading

Island author’s latest is heartfelt family saga

Bestselling Bainbridge author Susan Wiggs’ latest novel, “The Lost and Found Bookshop” will go on sale Tuesday, July 7. In it, a young woman reeling… Continue reading

Register now for second annual pickleball tournament

Registration is ongoing for the upcoming second antnual Bainbridge Island Founders Tournament, the premier pickleball event of the year, again presented by the Bainbridge Island… Continue reading