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Speaking of multi-disciplinary artwork

Collective Visions premiers 2008-2009 Concerts in the

  • Sep 16, 2008

Bainbridge Dance Center presents 2nd fall faculty showcase | What’s Happening

What do dedicated dance instructors – those who nurture young ones’ talent from the time of their initial, sweet-slippered foray into first position – do outside class?

  • Sep 10, 2008

Bainbridge’s new Island Church not such a long time coming

As large-scale projects go, the construction of the new Island Church facility clipped along at an impressive pace, on budget and on schedule.

  • Sep 9, 2008

Join these artists at the club

Veteran auction coordinators understand a couple of fudamental truths about how to stage a successful (read: lucrative) event.

  • Sep 9, 2008

Beyond Kitsap: Escapism through art

Joker’s Peace gets lost on the Gig Harbor Open Studio Tour.

  • Sep 9, 2008

How dance instructors spend their off time

Bainbridge Dance Center puts its instructors on stage for its annual fall faculty showcase, Sept. 13-14 at BPA.

  • Sep 8, 2008

See, kids? Even bats like to read

Houghton-Mifflin author/illustrator Brian Lies brings his book “Bats at

  • Sep 8, 2008

Documenting and combatting cyber villains

Kingston-based USA Today tech writer/author Byron Acohido and fellow reporter Jon Swartz document rising tide of cyber crime.

  • Sep 8, 2008

Visualizing Bainbridge History: Mary Woodward’s ‘In Defense of Our Neighbors’ debuts

When Mary Woodward initially conceived a written portrait of Bainbridge Island during the World War II years, she had reams of personal accounts at her disposal and a clear goal: to make history come alive.

  • Sep 8, 2008

CALLING ALL GARDENERS: STOCK THE FOOD BANKS

Sally Santana, religious leader and local writer, recently sent out a plea to as many of us Master Gardeners as she could reach. She knew that our local food bank cupboards are often bare. We were asked to spread the word to all local gardeners and community groups to grow fresh produce to donate to Kitsap’s food banks and soup kitchens.

  • Sep 2, 2008

The many faces (and voices) of Jon Rose

OPG manager shows his musical side with CD compilation.

  • Sep 2, 2008

Kitsap Wi-Fi is everywhere

Chiropractor and acupuncture therapist Matthew Lyon came from working on the stars in Los Angeles to a fledgling practice the Pacific Northwest, seeking the respite of the mountains and woods.

  • Sep 1, 2008

Coming soon to a theater near you

Some adults want to be reminded of the good times. Others just want to solidify the relief felt when they survived high school. Either way, a documentary headed to Port Orchard’s independent theater, The Orchard, is taking us back to the time when awkwardness ruled, there was homework to be avoided and our social status was the most important thing on Earth.

  • Sep 1, 2008

Susan Wiggs releases ‘Just Breathe,’ perfect end-of-summer fare | Book Review

In her latest novel, Susan Wiggs takes on a new demographic: the twenty-something.

  • Aug 27, 2008

Entertainment on the main stage

Children’s stage

  • Aug 27, 2008

Succulent blackberry season is cause for celebration

Blackberry lovers will flock to Bremerton’s boardwalk next weekend to celebrate the berry and its many uses. For the 19th consecutive year, the blackberry will reign supreme during Bremerton’s Blackberry Festival Aug. 30, 31 and Sept. 1.

  • Aug 27, 2008

Project Backpack zips up for the start of a new school year

When you’re deciding between paying for groceries and getting your child a new backpack, what’s going to win out?

  • Aug 22, 2008

Read, reduce, recycle

Brooklyn-based author Lori Bongiorno brings her practical guide to making eco-smart choices in everyday life to Bainbridge Aug. 21.

  • Aug 19, 2008

Something strange is afoot in gardens

This has been the strangest gardening year that I can remember. But, at my age, there are many things I can’t remember, and many things I think are strange. Maybe we have had more unusual years than this after all. If the phone calls and visits we’ve had to the Extension Office Master Gardener Clinic are any indication though, it has absolutely been a strange gardening year.

  • Aug 18, 2008