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It’ll be a whale of a good time

SILVERDALE — If you’re looking for a “whale of a good time,”…

 

Mustang car show gallops into Port Orchard July 30

PORT ORCHARD — Kitsap Mustang Club’s 29th annual Mustang Car Show returns…

 

Bremerton ranked third in state for active transportation

City excells in statewide emphasis on “not drive-alone commutes”

 

Whaling Days schedule of events

FRIDAY, JULY 28 4-7 p.m.: Whale of a Run registration pick-up at…

Dream Times: Was it a visit or a dream?

A reader submitted a dream involving a deceased family member and asked…

Leo’s heroic quest: Re-igniting our courageous hearts

The messy cosmic weather promised for the full moon of July 8…

  • Jul 21st, 2017

Looking for something to do this weekend?

Not sure how you’ll spend your weekend? Here’s our suggestions of Five…

Story Jacking: Change your inner dialogue and transform your life

I’ve always believed attitude made all the difference in the way life…

Stories seeking screens: Six books begging for film adaptations

Nearly all of the most iconic American films came from great source…

  • Jul 21st, 2017

Washington Riesling not just a Ste. Michelle thing

When most folks hear “Riesling” and “Washington” in the same sentence, they…

  • Jul 21st, 2017

Sparky’s Human: How a dog conditioned my son | Navy Wise

Before I tell you how our dog Sparky trained my son, Ford,…

Family Kitchen feeds dozens eight days a month

Low income, homeless and seniors welcome for free, balanced meals at First Lutheran Community Church

National Night Out event Aug. 1 at Port Orchard waterfront

PORT ORCHARD — National Night Out, a nationwide community crime prevention awareness…

A culture-bearer returns home | Passages

Evelynne Beatrice Gemmell’s heart was firmly rooted in Suquamish

The many ways children say ‘I love you’

Children often have unique ways of communicating their love. My children have…

Annual Midsummer Healing Art Fair set for July 22

Ever wonder what Reiki is all about? Have you thought “I’d love…

From alone on the streets of Poulsbo to a safe haven in Utah | Pets & People

Friday is a super cute 11-month-old cat with special needs. He arrived…

  • Jul 14th, 2017

This cookbook has recipes and ‘food for thought’ | Bookends

Katheryn LaFond has written a different kind of a cookbook. Although her…

Malbec shines under Columbia Valley’s sunshine

Malbec has become a key variety in Washington wine country the past…

  • Jul 14th, 2017

Here are 10 facts about dry eye you need to know

July is Dry Eye Awareness Month

  • Jul 17th, 2017

‘The pain can make you crazy’

The Dry Eye Company helps people obtain relief

Consider joining a writer’s group

BARN (Bainbridge Artisan Resource Network) is located at 8890 Three Tree Lane…

The things kids will do for candy

My children love to have a sweet treat, as I’m sure most…

Poetry readings July 8 at Poulsbohemian

Monthly poet readings return to coffeehouse

Changing suicide statistics one life at a time | Kitsap Weekly

Listen to Your Art advocates encourage youth to say “yes” to their unfolding future

Viognier continues to seduce winemakers

Northwest Wine: Viognier continues to seduce Washington winemakers

Dealing with the role reversal

Lately, when I call my BFF back in Kansas to get caught…

Cosmic weather…It’s gonna get messy

No place to run? No place to hide? Nope! We are the…

West Sound Senior Games promote ‘health and wellbeing’

Athletes ages 50 and up are invited to participate in the competition July 12-15

“WHY POULSBO”—- a new book in the works.

In a past column, I interviewed Bill Effinger and wrote about his…

Camp Rahh in Port Orchard seeks to draw out your ‘inner child’

By BOB SMITH Kitsap News Group PORT ORCHARD — Daydreaming about those…

Pile on the memories: Flipping flapjacks is Fourth of July tradition

For some, Bainbridge’s Fourth of July Pancake Breakfast is simply an opportunity…

Independence Day celebration kicks off with Bremerton Bridge Blast July 1 | Slideshow

BREMERTON — The first Bremerton Bridge Blast blasted off Independence Day celebrations…

A bit about the Swallows of Capistrano

According to folklore, the cliff swallows return annually to the famous Mission…

Preparing for the 4th: Keeping your pet safe during festivities

While shooting off fireworks on the Fourth of July and having a…

Northwest Wine: Grenache shines at Walla Walla Wine Competition

WALLA WALLA — Victor Palencia, a wunderkind of the Washington wine industry,…

Custom-made paddle boat is displayed on Liberty Bay

POULSBO — With 3.5-inch engines, 80 square feet of tubing and one…

Enjoying all the moments with your kids

I am often told to enjoy every moment with my children while…

Celebrate the Fourth of July around Kitsap County

It doesn’t matter what part of Kitsap County you live in, there’s…

A little something for everyone | Check It Out

Classes and events at your library provide education and entertainment for all…