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Fathoms O’ Fun Festival bringing the magic

Fathoms O’ Fun Festival taking place March 4, 4 p.m. at Christian Life Center

Author William Mash and events around our area | Bookends

A local author, William Mash of Poulsbo, wrote a book called “The…

Hunt for 1,000 gold coins for St. Paddy’s Day in downtown Bremerton

BREMERTON — This St. Patrick’s Day weekend, gather your kids and hunt…

Upper Left Culture: travel adventure blog shares hidden gems of the Pacific Northwest

BREMERTON — You can live your whole life in the Pacific Northwest…

Is that a sympathetic stab wound? | Bremerton Police Department Weekly Update

F.O.R.D. (Flipped Over Really Drunk) Graveyard responded to a truck that “missed…

  • Feb 26th, 2017

Kitsap Builds Bridges, Not Walls | Photo Slideshow

BREMERTON — Crowds of people spanned the Manette Bridge starting at 1…

NKF&R’s meeting room is no longer rented; but public is welcome for meetings, events | NKF&R News

Noting the wide availability of gathering spaces in the community as well…

Kiwanis’s core mission: ‘Children Priority One’

It’s been a couple of months since this column last appeared, so…

Reaffirm democracy | My Kingston Life

I’ll have to confess that this month’s communiqué didn’t present itself in…

New partnership between North Kitsap Fishline and ShareNet | ShareNet & You

On Feb. 1, ShareNet partnered with North Kitsap Fishline for administration of…

Will 2017 bring price increases? | Just Ask Jan

Dear Jan: Now that we are in a new year, do you…

Where the wild things are | Hansville Happenings

I was warned. When I moved here, my neighbors said to be…

A connection to place | Choices for the Future

When asked where we live, we may offer our street address or…

Chevy Stevens, author of Thrillers, Visits Kingston | Check It Out

Although spring is coming, we will have plenty of rainy days which…

George Orwell’s1984 dystopia influence on Trump | As It Turns Out

Perhaps we’re just dreaming and what we think is real is just…

PAWS of Bremerton animal shelter focuses on caring for cats, community

BREMERTON — At PAWS of Bremerton, the cats are king. The nonprofit…

Make a difference with a little note to your senator

BREMERTON — In an effort to provide a sense of community with…

Visit state parks for free on March 19

No Discover Pass needed for state parks’ 104th birthday

Being adorable is an asset on the farm

Couple sharing retirement life with 19 curious alpacas on Olalla farm

Gregg Hornberger | Passages

POULSBO — Gregg Hornberger, a Navy and Vietnam War veteran, passed away…

  • Feb 23rd, 2017

The Eagles host pro wrestling night Feb. 25

By Sara Miller Kitsap News Group The Port Orchard Eagles and the…

Slaughter Co. Brewing hosts fundraiser for humane society

By SARA MILLER Kitsap News Group Slaughter County Brewing in Port Orchard…

“Movers and groovers”: Dance the night away at the “Dance of the Decades”

BREMERTON — “When was the last time you went dancing?” Sharon Weathers…

Download the book, “How to Parent a Genius” for free Feb. 21

KINGSTON — Kingston Middle School is offering a free promotion to access…

  • Feb 21st, 2017

Betty (Johnson Gallegos) Widman | Passages

Betty Widman of Port Orchard, daughter of Barney and Pearl Johnson, passed…

Bad things can happen when you combine guns and stupidity | Bremerton Police Department Weekly Update

Kids these days On Super Bowl Sunday, Officer Joe Corey responded to…

‘Little bit of love, little bit of hate’: The Clinic Tattoo has something for everyone

BREMERTON — The Clinic Tattoo in Bremerton held a super sale on…

Barbara Ransby is the featured speaker at OC’s second Equity and Excellence lecture, Feb. 28

BREMERTON — Olympic College’s second edition of its Presidential Equity and Excellence…

Restoring Hope with Scarlet Road: Fundraising auction needs donations, volunteers

BREMERTON — Scarlet Road is planning a “Restoring Hope” fundraising auction March…

Conversations with a doula: Learn more about doula services at free weekly chats

BREMERTON — Ellen Yates Barnard is reaching out to the community. She…

Writer encouragement and review of ‘People of North Kitsap Peninsula’ | Bookends

A question for all you writers out there: Where are you in…

Telling the stories of our lives

Objects you’ll find at the Kitsap Antique & Vintage Show are increasingly in vogue because they help tell our story

23rd annual Kitsap Water Festival needs volunteers

CENTRAL KITSAP — Learning about water is fun. Learning about water is…

When tragedy happens, where is God? | Guest Column

Where is God? He is right here, at the point of your need — your “hope” — and the only thing that can truly satisfy that need is to begin a relationship with Him

  • Feb 13th, 2017

Gordon Elementary encourages STEM learning

The days of “quiet in the library” have changed as school libraries nationwide increasingly become venues for STEM (science, technology, engineering and math) activities

Interfaith Amigos: ‘No time as important as this time’ for interfaith dialogue

The Interfaith Amigos will speak on “Interfaith Dialogue for Challenging Times” at 2 p.m. March 11 at Bremerton United Methodist Church in Bremerton

  • Feb 13th, 2017

West Bremerton pack provides a lifelong foundation for scouts

BREMERTON — Cub Scout Pack 5239 is young, but it’s growing and…

Snowballs, snowmen, snow angels — Kitsap has fun in the snow

Feb. 6 greeted the community with a freshly fallen blanket of snow.…

Would-be holiday romantics have plenty of gift expectations | Valentine’s Day

By Bob Smith Kitsap News Group PORT ORCHARD — Valentine’s Day is…