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Port Gamble General Store kicks off the holiday season | Port Gamble Gazette

The goblins and ghouls are being replaced by ornaments and wreaths, the…

Constance Mitchell | Passages

Constance Mitchell KINGSTON — Constance Mitchell of Kingston passed away peacefully on…

  • Oct 30th, 2017

Kiwanians meet new NKSD superintendent, Wolfle principal | Kingston Kiwanis

While the trees turn color and the leaves fall around us, our…

Time for a change | Hansville Happenings

Ready for some good news? On the personal front, you’re not too…

Time for reflection | Check It Out

The course of our library will be changed within the first week…

It’s a small, small world inside Janet Oliver’s house

If you plan to visit Janet Oliver anytime soon, you better be…

When the time comes to say goodbye| Parenting Parents

It was our annual excursion to Remlinger’s pumpkin patch that made it…

‘The Deerwhere Awakening’ | Bookends

The Deerwhere Awakening: Here’s another sci-fi book that captured my imagination. Author…

Northwest Wine| Why Washington Syrah continues to rise

We often hear about how difficult it is to sell Syrah. Which…

  • Oct 26th, 2017

A great time to discuss carnivorous plants and horror stories | Garden Life

On the threshold of Halloween, it is only fitting to tell a…

A great gift book for the holidays | Bookends

I think every family has a favorite member who is a great…

Looking for a fright? Visit your local haunted theater Oct. 28

PORT ORCHARD — While downtown streets will be littered with an assortment…

Joleen Suzette Spratt | Passages

POULSBO — Joleen Suzette Spratt (Aug. 20, 1949-Oct. 17, 2017), beloved wife,…

  • Oct 23rd, 2017

Friendships and partnerships that improve communities | Rotary News

Where was your last venture out? Across town? To the nearest Costco?…

“The Stand in – or Dream Metaphor” | Dream Times

Dreams provide visual clues in a language that often uses “stand-ins.” Like…

Author Deanna Holm-“An Adventure in Tropical and Temperate Rainforests” | Bookends

Homeschooling has become very common in our society. If you homeschool, there…

Picking pumpkins, sighting squash and looking at leaves: Fall in love with autumn accoutrements round Kitsap

Fall is a magical, fleeting and at once invigorating and melancholic time…

  • Oct 20th, 2017

Want a scare? Here’s where to go

Temperatures are dropping, permanent clouds are forming in the sky, days are…

Lutefisk dinner Oct. 21 at Poulsbo First Lutheran

POULSBO — Poulsbo First Lutheran Church’s lutefisk dinner returns on Oct. 21…

Halloween memories of a strange but funny black cat | Kid Wisdom

When I was a child, my best friend, Bridget, and I always…

Eugenie Jones Quartet performs tribute to Ella Fitzgerald at CVG

BREMERTON — Top 50-ranked jazz vocalist Eugenie Jones and the Eugenie Jones…

  • Oct 18th, 2017

Hey, kids, these things never happened | Sarah Smiley

As my family has grown-up in recent years, and especially as my…

Woodward Canyon continues to weave masterpieces | Northwest Wine

Rick Small continues to quietly craft some of Washington’s best red and…

  • Oct 17th, 2017

Spooks and scarecrows: It’s part of POBSA’s scary fest Oct. 28

PORT ORCHARD — Halloween will be celebrated in scary fashion Saturday, Oct.…

Port Orchard Eagles, DAR to honor Vietnam vets

PORT ORCHARD — The Daughters of the American Revolution plans to honor…

Halloween and Your Pets | Pets and People

Halloween is a blast for most humans, but can be a truly…

  • Oct 16th, 2017

Volunteers needed for Kitsap advisory councils and committees

Kitsap County needs your knowledge and expertise on advisory councils and committees.…

  • Oct 16th, 2017

Oregon Pinot Gris tops Great NW Invite judging | Northwest Wine

HOOD RIVER, Oregon – Second-generation winemaker Adam Campbell ranks among the West…

  • Oct 13th, 2017

Ghostly nights and the things children do in their sleep | Kid Wisdom

Sleep, oh the lost sleep. Sleep is something that instantly becomes a…

Lifestyle change can result in healthy weight | Kitsap Living

After years in the medical field as a family practice physician, Dr.…

Feeling glum? Here are tips for beating S.A.D. | Kitsap Living

Seasonal affective disorder and vitamin D deficiency can be hazardous to your…

  • Oct 13th, 2017

Cool books to warm you this fall and winter | Kitsap Living

Summer is a busy time, and unless you’re waiting for an airplane…

Plots as endless as time | Stars Over Kitsap

Romantic movies make us laugh because we know where the lovers are…

  • Oct 13th, 2017

‘The Criminalist’ put the characters you care about in danger | Bookends

In many of the mystery and suspense books we like to read,…

A different way to live in a complex world | Kitsap Living

The seasons in the Pacific Northwest are truly glorious. Are you getting…

  • Oct 13th, 2017

Learning you’ll need ‘extra views’ | Kitsap Living

There were eight of us sitting in the waiting room. Some were…

Lawn care doesn’t stop when fall comes | Home & Garden

This is the time prepare your lawn for winter if you want…

Fall can be a great time to sell your house | Home & Garden

If you plan to sell your home this fall or winter, don’t…

Energy audit can save homeowners money | Home & Garden

After four months of high electric bills from Puget Sound Energy last…

Preparing your home for winter storms | Home & Garden

With winter approaching, and with the knowledge that we get a few…