Opinion

Happy Mothers Day

Mother’s Day At Home by Michael Kountouris, Greece.… Continue reading

  • May 10, 2020

Today’s cartoon for Sunday, May 10

Today’s cartoon is by Angel Boligan, El Universal, Mexico City, www.caglecartoons.com.… Continue reading

  • May 10, 2020

Cooking My Way Through Quarantine | Jase Graves

Ever since our local mayor issued a COVID-19 shelter-in-place-and-go-completely-cocoa bananas order, my family and I have found ourselves cooking more than we have for our… Continue reading

This is My Family’s Coronavirus Story | John L. Micek

It was around 1 a.m. last Friday, and my wife nudged me awake. Her shoulders shook in the darkness. The tears ran freely down her… Continue reading

Today’s cartoon for Saturday, May 9

Today’s cartoon is by Peter Kuper, PoliticalCartoons.com.… Continue reading

  • May 9, 2020

Here’s my choice for filling council vacancy | Letter to the editor

Over the last several years I have attended many a council meeting with Lisa Neal. During that time I have listened to her well researched… Continue reading

  • May 8, 2020

Your support means a stronger community | Letter to the editor

To the editor: Dear Bainbridge Islanders, thank you so much for your loyal support of Helpline House during this difficult and uncertain time. Your generosity… Continue reading

  • May 8, 2020

Candidate has a sense of our island’s history | Letter to the editor

To the editor: Those of us who have lived on Bainbridge for most of our lives (in my case 69 years) have seen good changes… Continue reading

  • May 8, 2020

Today’s cartoon for Friday, May 8

Today’s cartoon is by Jeff Koterba, Omaha World Herald.… Continue reading

  • May 8, 2020

Biden Needs More Clickbait | Peter Funt

If a tree falls in the forest — or, as the case may be, if Joe Biden conducts a virtual town hall — and there’s… Continue reading

Sakai Park should be saved for open space | Letter to the editor

To the editor: Among the joys of Bainbridge Island are beautiful parks. Confusing mantra — if you can’t walk or bike to it, you are… Continue reading

  • May 7, 2020

Council should pick protestor for vacancy | Letter to the editor

To the editor: I recommend James Halbrook for city council because he has shown consistently that he cares about preserving our environment and ensuring sustainable… Continue reading

  • May 7, 2020

Today’s cartoon for Thursday, May 7

Today’s cartoon is by Pat Bagley, The Salt Lake Tribune.… Continue reading

  • May 7, 2020

Today’s cartoon for Wednesday, May 6

Today’s cartoon is by Dario Castillejos, Oaxaca, Mexico.… Continue reading

  • May 6, 2020

Spend money to save lives, not take them | Letter to the editor

To the editor: The United States is facing a massive public health crisis. States are trying to respond to the shortages, strained budgets, and discordant… Continue reading

  • May 5, 2020

Through Pain Comes Beauty | This I Know

Two summers ago, my sister and I went to get our ears pierced. I was going to get a second piercing for each ear and… Continue reading

  • May 5, 2020

Today’s cartoon for Tuesday, May 5

Today’s cartoon is by David Fitzsimmons, The Arizona Star.… Continue reading

  • May 5, 2020

COVID-19 From The Front Lines | Leslie D. Gregory

Some of us in the front lines of health care have been trying to convince CDC to declare racism as a threat to public health.… Continue reading

  • May 4, 2020

Bainbridge city councilman gets kudos for his support | Letter to the editor

To the editor: Hats off to Councilman Joe Deets for supporting the “Pledge 1200 Initiative.” It is a simple idea to support Bainbridge when the… Continue reading

  • May 4, 2020

Support Jim Halbrook for Bainbridge council | Letter to the editor

To the editor: I encourage support in behalf of Jim Halbrook now running for a potent Bainbridge Island City Council seat. As a community advocate… Continue reading

  • May 4, 2020