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Stars Above Kitsap | Kitsap Week

Horoscope for April 4-18 — On April 5-8, the stars illuminate important insights to uncertainties that the past few years unleashed. We have worked too hard to miss the message, so tune in, focus on the future, and listen for directions.

  • Mar 26th, 2015

Tempranillo pouring across the Northwest | Kitsap Week

Great Northwest Wine: As far as the region’s history goes, the Pacific Northwest has little in the way of growing Tempranillo, the noble red grape of Spain’s Rioja region. But our region’s grape growers and winemakers are quick learners.

  • Mar 20th, 2015

The art and joy of bird watching | Kitsap Week

Surveys in the report found that one in five Americans has an active interest in bird watching. For most, it starts with the simple aesthetic pleasure of enjoying the grace and beauty of birds and sharing the experience with family and friends.

  • Mar 20th, 2015

Kitsap’s own cycling event | Kitsap Week

Inaugural Viking Tour cycling event planned for 2015 Viking Fest, with three routes offered up to 65 miles. It will be the first locally organized event of its kind.

The rise of Yoga Mosaics | Kitsap Week

Port Orchard woman turns meditative art into mosaic business.

  • Mar 19th, 2015

Through his lens | Kitsap Week

Photographer Raymond Gendreau is featured at the Bainbridge Island Museum of Art through June 7.

  • Mar 12th, 2015

Stars Above Kitsap | Kitsap Week

Horoscopes for March 13 to April 14. "The new moon eclipse on March 20 will be a continuing drama."

  • Mar 12th, 2015

Silver City brews for Seattle Beer Week | Kitsap Week

Silver City Brewery produces Sieben Brau, the official beer of the Seattle Beer Week.

Competing couple | Kitsap Week

Great Northwest Wine: Husband and wife produce competing wines from same vineyard.

  • Mar 12th, 2015

Hannah gets hit novel with ‘The Nightingale’ | Kitsap Week

Kitsap-based author Kristin Hannah impressed critics and readers with her 2013 novel. It went to No. 1 on the New York Times’ best-seller list. And it was such a nice experience, she thought she’d do it again.

White wines generally cost less, but still taste great | Kitsap Week

Great Northwest Wine: Here are several delicious white wines priced at $15 and under that we’ve tasted in recent weeks.

  • Feb 26th, 2015

Dragonfly keeps Port Orchard cinematic history alive | Kitsap Week

Port Orchard's independent theater has gone through countless transformations over the decades, up until its current incarnation, which began in May 2011.

  • Feb 26th, 2015

Stars Above Kitsap | Kitsap Week

Horoscopes: The water sign Pisces is in play, but fire, air and earth want to play, too. We’ll get a different flavor in the Piscean waters on an every-other-day basis as the moon rotates through the signs.

  • Feb 26th, 2015

The Book End | Kitsap Week

Best-selling books in January at The Comics Keep, an independent comic book store in Bremerton.

  • Feb 26th, 2015

The Book End | Kitsap Week

Best-selling books in January at Eagle Harbor Book Co., an independent bookstore on Bainbridge Island.

  • Feb 26th, 2015

Henderson publishes ‘Fancy’ debut novel | Kitsap Week

"Finn Fancy Necromancy," a debut novel by Kingston's Randy Henderson, was released this month and the author is set for his first book tour.

60 years and counting | Kitsap Week

The Vestmans celebrated their 60-year diamond anniversary this year.

  • Feb 19th, 2015

Staying young with a tune | Kitsap Week

Webb, 72, is a Bainbridge Island resident who spends his days singing folk music locally. Before settling into his current lifestyle, Webb took to the road to entertain thousands of school children with his repertoire of American folk tunes.

  • Feb 12th, 2015

Stars Above Kitsap | Kitsap Week

Horoscopes for Feb. 18 through March 5. "We are in the midst of a shift in ages...graduating from the Age of Pisces and taking on the Age of Aquarius’ mission of innovation and inclusion."

  • Feb 12th, 2015

The Book End | Kitsap Week

The 10 best-selling titles in January for adults and kids/teens at Liberty Bay Books in Poulsbo.

  • Feb 12th, 2015

Band of birds | Kitsap Week

Kitsap Audubon: Why do birds around Kitsap, and the world, group together?

  • Feb 12th, 2015

Bushel & Barrel rolls out its first kegs of cider | Kitsap Week

Imbibe: Bushel & Barrel Ciderhouse boasts itself as the first ciderhouse in Kitsap. It rolled out its first kegs in January and its cider has slowly filled local markets and pubs.

Pinot Noir drives the Oregon wine industry | Kitsap Week

Great Northwest Wine: When someone says, “Oregon wine,” the automatic thought often is “Pinot Noir.” This is because the noble red grape of France’s Burgundy region drives everything about the Oregon wine industry.

  • Feb 9th, 2015

2015 CVG winners | Kitsap Week

The winners of the 2015 CVG Show have been announced. All the juried work will be on display through February at Bremerton's Collective Visions Gallery.

  • Feb 9th, 2015

Got romance? | Kitsap Week

From a romantic walk along the trails of the Bloedel Reserve to dinner and a classic movie at the Admiral Theatre. The Kitsap Chordsmen will sing you a special Valentine serenade, and the Arena Sports Bar offers a romantic bacon bouquet for its couples. Here are a few notable happenings around Kitsap for the lovers on this romantic holiday.

Boaters sail to Poulsbo for weekend party | Kitsap Week

The Boat Guy hosts another nautical party in Poulsbo, including a gögg fest, libation station, art walk, poker run, pickled herring expo and more.

Stars Above Kitsap | Kitsap Week

Stars Above Kitsap: What do the stars say about the upcoming Super Bowl? Russell Wilson’s Leo moon matches up with the Seahawks’ sun. Many team members have associations like these to the Seahawks, and they all spell destiny.

  • Jan 29th, 2015

Stars Above Kitsap | Kitsap Week

Horoscopes for Feb. 3-18. The Feb. 3 full moon in Leo teams up with expansive Jupiter, also retrograde, and lined up with slow moving Saturn who puts a damper on the party

  • Jan 29th, 2015

Stick with it | Kitsap Week

It's one month after New Year's. How's your get-fit resolution going? Get tips from Kitsap's fitness experts.

Running Port Orchard’s ‘best kept secret’ | Kitsap Week

Volunteers keep the Sidney Art Gallery and Museum open.

  • Jan 23rd, 2015

40 years and counting | Kitsap Week

Kitsap Birding: Undeterred by an all-day rain, 75 Kitsap Audubon volunteers spent the day, Dec. 20, counting birds. Kitsap Audubon CBC compiler Janine Schutt reported that the day counted 124 species of birds.

  • Jan 22nd, 2015

‘America’s Got Talent’ hosts auditions in Tacoma | Kitsap Week

One of TV’s highest rated shows is coming to Washington to find its next line-up of talent.

  • Jan 22nd, 2015

A Walla Walla star | Kitsap Week

Great Northwest Wine: Norm McKibben launched Pepper Bridge Winery in 1998, making it the 18th winery in the Walla Walla Valley.

  • Jan 22nd, 2015

Honoring achievements | Kitsap Week

The fourth annual Washington State African American Achievement Awards is Jan. 31 at the Bremerton Performing Arts Center.

  • Jan 22nd, 2015

Kimberly Parker gets us ‘Lost in Sound’

Actress Kimberly Parker performs her one-woman show, "Lost in Sound," in Seattle on Jan. 23.

  • Jan 16th, 2015

They Ain’t Misbehavin’ in East Bremerton | Kitsap Week

The weekly jazz performance, Tuesdays at McCloud’s Grill House, draws a crowd large enough to fill its main hall.

  • Jan 16th, 2015

NW wines win over judges at wine competition | Kitsap Week

Great Northwest Wine: America’s largest wine competition grew even bigger, and Northwest wines continued to shine on the country’s largest stage.

  • Jan 15th, 2015

Island distillery grows | Kitsap Week

Imbibe: Bainbridge Organic Distillery doubles in size, and expands its operation.

Stars Above Kitsap | Kitsap Week

Aquarian energy can get bogged down with rebel-without-a-cause syndrome. But, if we focus ourselves to the spirit of brotherhood and the common good, there is an astral wind at our backs magnifying every small effort we make. What effort will you make?

  • Jan 15th, 2015

2015 Miss Poulsbo, Miss Kitsap, Miss Silverdale crowned | Kitsap Week

Three young women from Kitsap were selected to represent their communities for 2015 at the annual Miss Poulsbo Miss Kitsap Miss Silverdale Scholarship Pageant, Jan. 10 at Bremerton High School.

  • Jan 15th, 2015