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Kingston Lavender Festival is June 23-25 | Kitsap Weekly cover story

KINGSTON — As the sun begins to peek its bright head out…

 

Read Kim Vogler’s “Home Before Dark” and Sandy S. Fisher’s “Grandma’s Bedtime Stories” | Bookends

Many of you readers have been through the trials and tribulations of…

 

Downsize garden with supersize design ideas | Garden Life

If you live with a postage stamp yard or balcony, and still,…

 

Bargain whites offer refreshment on warmer days | Northwest Wines

With the arrival of sunny skies across the Pacific Northwest, it’s that…

  • May 26th, 2017

Central Kitsap High School marching band continues 11-year tradition

Seventy-six band members marched down the country lane, with kids and dogs and curious folks following along right behind.

Window art project shares ‘verve and excitement’ of downtown Bremerton

BREMERTON — Downtown Bremerton is home to a lot of businesses, from…

2017 Armed Forces Day Parade | Slideshow

BREMERTON — The 69th annual Kitsap Credit Union Armed Forces Day Parade…

Warriors of An Tir fight for kingdom, fun and friendship

The Kitsap Medieval Faire and the people behind it are gearing up…

Brianna Oas Strand | Passages

PORT ORCHARD — Brianna Oas Strand was so brave and courageous for…

Lions Pancake Breakfast May 20-21, Sons of Norway luncheon May 20

POULSBO — The Poulsbo Noon Lions Club will host its 46th annual…

  • May 20th, 2017

Suquamish Elementary students learn about F2GO | ShareNet & You

Earlier this year, ShareNet was contacted by a teacher with this note:…

USS Nimitz awarded the 2016 Naval Base Kitsap Captain’s Cup

BREMERTON — The aircraft carrier USS Nimitz (CVN 68) was awarded the…

  • May 19th, 2017

Donating blood is ‘an easy way to make an impact’

Throughout the country, someone is needing a blood transfusion every two seconds,…

Hydros race here for Armed Forces Day

BREMERTON — Kitsap Lake will be closed over the weekend for the…

Rotary exchange students learn skills for life

Clubs gather for district training and conference May 4-6 at Clearwater Casino Resort.

Charles DeWitt Daniel | Passages

Chuck Daniel — mariner, businessman, historian, volunteer and devoted husband, friend and…

  • May 18th, 2017

Miss West Sound Scholarship Program accepting applications

POULSBO — The Miss West Sound Scholarship Program is accepting applications for…

  • May 16th, 2017

Velkommen til Viking Fest! Cultural weekend May 19-21

Poulsbo’s Viking Fest is May 19-21; Bremerton’s Armed Forces Day Parade begins at 10 a.m. May 20

Bridge-to-bridge 5K June 10 benefits Kitsap Rescue Mission

BREMERTON — Kitsap Rescue Mission, the only homeless shelter open overnight for…

Kitsap law enforcement memorial service May 17

BREMERTON — The Kitsap County Law Enforcement Memorial Service is scheduled for…

‘There’s something for everybody to do’ in the Kingdom of An Tir

The Kitsap Medieval Faire, and the people behind it, are gearing up…

Let’s boost Charlotte past the goal line | Ken Bicha

By KEN BICHA It has been a real treat to witness the…

  • May 12th, 2017

Kitsap Sexual Assault Center gives clients control of their lives

BREMERTON — If you were an assault victim and your world was…

Ensign Stephanie Skelly, USN, and 2nd Lt. Colin Henderson, USA | Engagements

POULSBO — Edward and Alicia Skelly of Poulsbo are pleased to announce…

  • May 5th, 2017

Kitsap Medieval Faire a demonstration of historical arts, sciences and battles

Part one in a series about the Kingdom of An Tir, part of the Society for Creative Anachronism.

Kiwanians host bicycle rodeo May 7 at Kingston Village Green

KINGSTON — North-end Kiwanians are teaming up with North Kitsap Fire &…

  • May 4th, 2017

William Edward Powell | Passages

POULSBO — William Edward Powell passed away on April 29 at a…

  • May 4th, 2017

SKHS plant sale May 5-7

PORT ORCHARD — South Kitsap High School’s plant sale is set for…

Wishbone Day celebrated at Marina Park May 7

PORT ORCHARD — The fifth annual Wishbone Day potluck picnic to spread…

OC wants input from community on next school president

BREMERTON - Olympic College is conducting a nationwide search to identify its…

Central Kitsap Farmer’s Market opens in Old Town Silverdale

SILVERDALE — The newest farmers market in Kitsap County opened at 3…

Isaiah Pajimula graduates USAF bootcamp

BREMERTON — AB Isaiah I. Pajimula, son of Allan Pajimula and Grace…

Rotary selling bricks to honor Etta Turner

PORT ORCHARD — The South Kitsap Rotary Club will be selling bricks…

‘The running makes the music’: Vinland music teacher runs the Boston Marathon

POULSBO — Larry Orando, music teacher at Vinland Elementary School, finds musical…

Motel 6 in Bremerton finally reopens with ‘good weather, good times’

BREMERTON — The “good weather, good times and good profit” Bremerton Mayor…

One fatality reported after a car left the roadway and hit a tree early April 26

BREMERTON — A Bremerton woman died after her car went off the…

South Kitsap’s Nora Gregersen receives grant from CenturyLink

Nora Gregersen, special education teacher at Discovery Alternative High School, received a…

  • Apr 26th, 2017

State boaters required to get new hull ID numbers

PORT ORCHARD — The state Department of Licensing is reminding more than…

4/20 celebration at Destination Highway 420 | Slideshow

Annex 420 held a 4/20 celebration, hosted by Destination Highway 420. The…

Local groups give advice on saving the planet

POULSBO — It’s not just about Earth Day. It’s about every day.…