Life

Interest in Syrah grows throughout Oregon | Northwest Wine

We tend to think of Oregon as Pinot Noir country, and that…

  • Sep 22nd, 2017

 

The challenges and joys of sibling relationships | Kid Wisdom

The nature of sibling relationships is to have its ups and downs.…

 

Revisiting familiar authors and their newest books | Bookends

When I started writing my column, my first author interview was with…

 

Enjoy a Saturday morning run, and a local brew | Weekend’s Best Bets

If you’re out and about in Poulsbo the morning of Sept. 23,…

Permission to Start Dreaming

Sept. 30 car and music festival helps injured veterans kickstart their dreams

Rolfes: CTE funding a ‘back to the future’ effort

SILVERDALE — Sen. Christine Rolfes, D-23rd District, said ensuring funding for career…

Chili cook-off competition will heat up Sept. 23

Greater Hansville Community Center’s annual event

This weekend’s Best Bets

• Westsound Steelhorse Rodeo Motorcycle Rally, noon to 11 p.m. Sept. 15-17.…

A cosmic directive to clean up our lives| Stars Over Kitsap

Suzanne O’Clair is a practicing astrologer available for readings. Contact her at…

  • Sep 15th, 2017

First-day-of-school perspectives to remember | Kid Wisdom

Autumn is a special time. Kids head back to school, activities and…

‘It’s What You Don’t See’ | Dream Times

The study of dreams (outside the scientific arena) mainly focuses on basic…

Beverley Lehman West finds her way back to Paris | Bookends

When you were young, did you long for a great adventure? Author…

Preparing for back-to-school time with your pet | Pets & People

The beginning of fall means back to school for many families. After…

  • Sep 15th, 2017

Scholarship winners and food drive volunteers | Newsmakers

Four students, school receiveHansville garden club awards HANSVILLE — Four North Kitsap…

  • Sep 14th, 2017

It’s all about birds this month at Sidney Gallery

PORT ORCHARD — The Sidney Arts Gallery and Museum is all about…

Fund helps with transportation costs to get to treatment

PORT GAMBLE — The Kathleen Sutton Fund helped more than 90 women…

Kathleen Sutton Fund helps Bainbridge woman fight the good fight

For Nellie Thomas, battling cancer has been a 15-year fight — a…

Lokalfest celebrates everything North Kitsap

POULSBO — What’s a community to do when it has great people,…

Kids share wisdom but we have to listen | Kid Wisdom

As the start of a new school year approached, I tried to…

Tasting blind reveals great Northwest wines | Northwest Wines

What makes a great Northwest wine? When we evaluate wines, we taste…

  • Sep 5th, 2017

A science fiction series worth reading | Bookends

Did you ever sit down with a book intending to read just…

South Kitsap Rotary donates $6,500 to SKHS marching band

PORT ORCHARD — The Rotary Club of South Kitsap has donated $6,500…

Blackberry Festival is three days of music, art and slugs

BREMERTON — Three days of pie, entertainment, street art and slugs kicked off on Sept. 2…

What it means to be a Leo

Two student presidents share their views on why membership, and community service, are important

  • Sep 5th, 2017

Here’s what’s to enjoy at the Blackberry Festival

SCHEDULE OF EVENTS Saturday, Sept. 2 Main Stage Schedule 10 a.m.: United…

Best Bets for this weekend

Labor Day weekend signals the last “unofficial” weekend of summer. For many,…

Taste the excitement of the Blackberry Festival | Kitsap Weekly

BREMERTON — What’s extremely high in antioxidants and fiber, and has been…

How losing net neutrality will affect you | As It Turns Out

Concerned about losing net neutrality? You have every reason to be. Ajit…

Red Mountain continues to rise in prominence

Red Mountain continues to rise in prominence BENTON CITY, Washington — Red…

  • Aug 29th, 2017

Two delightful books about myths, mountains and poetry

“Olympos” is a book about mountains. It starts with this disclaimer: “Any…

My daughters want to be birds and fly

My girls Violet, 5, and Eleanor, 3, have a fascination with birds.…

Kitsap County Fair a huge draw | Slideshow

BREMERTON — The Kitsap County Fair, first held in 1923 in Port…

Confessions of an armchair bird watcher

Curiosity may have killed the cat; but it’s the unscratchable itch that…

  • Aug 28th, 2017

Emotional high tide or light-hearted joy

Leo came in like a wrecking ball shaking us awake. In the…

  • Aug 28th, 2017

Destruction Derby ‘more’ than just smashing cars

BREMERTON — “You have to know something about the mechanics of a…

Destruction Derby ‘more of a game’ than just smashing cars | Slideshow

BREMERTON — “You have to know something about the mechanics of a…

Pacific Islanders Festival captures the “Aloha Spirit”

Pacific Islanders Festival captures the aloha spirit

Walla Walla Valley continues to build its reputation with reds

During the past four decades, the Walla Walla Valley has earned its…

  • Aug 25th, 2017

Mini horses are a highlight again this year | Kitsap County Fair & Stampede

They are a favorite of many children who visit the fair. And…

Celebrating Kitsap’s Cultures | Kitsap Weekly

POULSBO — The Suquamish, S’Klallam and Twana peoples lived on the Kitsap…