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Getting your car ready for winter | Home & Garden

Seasonal changes don’t affect just you. They also affect your car. You…

Get ready for those winter storm emergencies | Home & Garden

Whether it’s a situation where the power goes off for a time,…

DIY: ways to make your home ready for winter | Home & Garden

Winterizing your home may feel like a chore, but it’s easy, cheap…

  • Oct 13th, 2017

Ole’s is the place to go for pools and spas | Home & Garden

If Ole Schow were to tell you anything, he’d tell you that…

Air Masters keeps on growing in Kitsap | Home & Garden

In the year that Air Masters has been at their new location,…

Mary Jo Malone | Passages

POULSBO — Mary Jo Malone died in Bothell after fighting a courageous…

  • Oct 12th, 2017

Jay S. Anderson | Passages

Jay S. Anderson passed away at home on hospice care in Ventura,…

  • Oct 12th, 2017

Yoshiko Nakata | Passages

BAINBRIDGE ISLAND — Yoshiko Nakata, 91, went home to be with her…

  • Oct 12th, 2017

Many changes, yet much remains the same | Tolman’s Tales

It was a breezy fall day. My chores were done. I had…

  • Oct 10th, 2017

‘Scrubbies lady’ at Farmers Market feted with special day

PORT ORCHARD — Linda Young quietly ended her 39-year tenure in June…

Poems for Las Vegas | Updated

Kitsap Weekly asked area poets to write some words that might provide…

  • Oct 9th, 2017

Deck out your scarecrow for SpookFest

PORT ORCHARD — Do you have just the right scarecrow look in…

History of the Audubon Christmas Bird Count | Kitsap Birding

In the late 1800s, passenger pigeons weren’t the only bird species teetering…

  • Oct 6th, 2017

The Daddies headline at the Admiral Theatre’s 75th

Landmark’s upgrades completed in time for 2017-18 season

Poulsbo-NK Rotary: Service Above Self

By FRANCES MALONEClub member Since 2008, a tall double-faced clock has stood…

  • Oct 4th, 2017

Ila Gayle Barnett | Passages

BAINBRIDGE ISLAND — Ila Gayle Barnett passed away Sept. 9, 2017 at…

  • Oct 4th, 2017

Robin Lynn Weiss (nee Moline) | Passages

BAINBRIDGE ISLAND — Robin Lynn Weiss (nee Moline) of Bainbridge Island passed…

  • Oct 4th, 2017

Margaret Millican | Passages

POULSBO — Margaret Millican of Poulsbo passed away on Sept. 19, 2017…

‘Wild Bird’ by Wendelin Van Draanen | Bookends

This week, I interviewed an author in a new way. Wendelin Van…

A passion for gardening | Garden Life

If you are reading this column, you may be the one out…

Quilters show set for Oct. 6-7

BREMERTON — The West Sound Quilters’ annual quilt show — “Tradition with…

Civil War veteran Zachariah Stucker returns home after 103 years | Slideshow

PORT ORCHARD — Thanks to the Missing in America Project, Civil War…

Putting the spice in life: the many ways kids do it | Kid Wisdom

I like my people with a little spice. I don’t want to…

Relationships and a lightening bolt of surprise | Stars Above Kitsap

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

  • Sep 28th, 2017

Animal Krackers raises funds for Kitsap Humane Society

SUQUAMISH — More than 450 people attended Kitsap Humane Society’s 24th annual…

Twelve free state park days in 2018

OLYMPIA — Twelve days next year have been designated for people to…

Permission to Start Dreaming

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

Interest in Syrah grows throughout Oregon | Northwest Wine

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

  • Sep 22nd, 2017

Revisiting familiar authors and their newest books | Bookends

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

The challenges and joys of sibling relationships | Kid Wisdom

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

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,…

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

Kathleen Sutton Fund helps Bainbridge woman fight the good fight

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

Fund helps with transportation costs to get to treatment

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

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…

Beverley Lehman West finds her way back to Paris | Bookends

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

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

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