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Kustom Kulture Festival gets to ‘The Point’

The Kustom Kulture Festival celebrates the era of hot rods, pin ups, greasers and rock ’n’ roll.

Sidney block party, car show is Sunday, Aug. 20

PORT ORCHARD — Residents on or near Sidney Avenue will once again…

Burley Boys musicians play at Burley lounge Aug. 19

BURLEY — Mark Moore and Kyle MacConnell, otherwise known as The Burley…

It’s all good when it’s in children’s language

I love when my kids use the wrong word or a cute…

NASA wants you to be an eclipse scientist

Instead of just being a bystander during the upcoming solar eclipse, NASA…

Free books for children at Woodland Elementary School READ Up program

SILVERDALE — Woodlands Elementary School has been the site of an invasion.…

STEM opportunities at your local library | Check it out

Youth Services Librarian Whitney has hosted Teen STEM programs every month this…

Spreading the love on the USS Turner Joy

There was certainly love and thanks for six former crew members who served during the Vietnam War

Windermere Real Estate Poulsbo makes improvements at Eli’s Place

POULSBO — Lost in the files but very much worth reporting: Windermere…

  • Aug 8th, 2017

Eclipse season heats up

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

  • Aug 5th, 2017

Try the Poulsbohemian Coffee Shop poetry reading

Many of you already know about the Poulsbohemian Coffee Shop on Front…

Meet Port Orchard’s fuzzy new politicians at Aug. 29 ‘Kitty Hall’

PORT ORCHARD — From 10 a.m. to 1 p.m. Aug. 29, there’ll…

Prepare yourself before trying to identify birds

If you’re watching a Seattle Mariners game, you can easily guess by…

  • Aug 4th, 2017

Community event helps Bremerton ‘reflect the same beauty that Mother Nature provides’

BREMERTON — Bremertonians will gather together on Sept. 16, joined by a…

Dahlias: It’s the variety that lures them in

It’s a flower whose name can bring many pictures to mind. That’s…

IPNC sets table for celebration of Oregon, Pinot Noir

Ask an international wine expert what Oregon is known for, and it’s…

  • Aug 4th, 2017

Whaling Days Parade | Photos

Photos from the perspective of someone who walked in the parade

Warm, remote Wahluke Slope attracts more attention

MATTAWA, Washington - The Wahluke Slope is a dusty, often forgotten corner…

  • Jul 31st, 2017

Who needs petunias when you have these creepers?

Are your petunias looking tired, or are you tired of looking at…

Joshua Porter “The Tree of Ruin” and Birke Duncan “Tricky Trivia Party Games“

Joshua Porter has written “The Tree of Ruin,” an adventure into another…

Berry nice: Nature has lots in store outside your door | Kitsap Weekly

Nature has lots in store outside your door

This weekend’s Best Bets

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

Long summer days and the things kids say | Kid Wisdom

Summer days seem to stretch long with the extended hours of sunshine.…

The Great American Eclipse of 2017

After a 99-year absence, one of the greatest shows on Earth crosses…

  • Jul 28th, 2017

‘El Diablo of the dog world’: Do pit bulls deserve their reputation?

One thing almost everyone can agree on: Dogs are wonderful additions to…

Muggles invited to Harry Potter’s birthday bash July 30

“A little nonsense now and then is relished by the wisest man”

Pit bull myths and statistics

Read an article about personal experiences with pit bulls here. From PitBullInfo.org…

Family Kitchen feeds dozens eight days a month

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

Rotary Duck Race always a big hit at Whaling Days Festival

SILVERDALE — Around 1:30 p.m. on July 30, it might be a…

Whaling Days schedule of events

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

Bremerton ranked third in state for active transportation

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

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…

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

Story Jacking: Change your inner dialogue and transform your life

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

Looking for something to do this weekend?

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

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,…