Bob Smith

Bridge over Blackjack Creek installation is under way today

Port Orchard has a new civic landmark today. The Bay Street Pedestrian Pathway Project has taken a leap forward with the installation of the Blackjack Creek bridge that is part of phase 4 of the project.

Bridge over Blackjack Creek could be in place by next week

Port Orchard’s Bay Street Pedestrian Pathway Project will soon have another, very visible, sign that it’s taking one more step toward eventual completion.

Campaign contributions issue ruffles feathers on both sides

Is money from outside organizations unduly flowing into the campaigns of Port Orchard mayoral and city council candidates? It depends on who you ask.

SKFD asking voter to approve bond measure to upgrade equipment

Kitsap County Fire District 7 is asking South Kitsap residents served by South Kitsap Fire and Rescue to approve a bond measure to issue $4.9 million in general obligation funds through Proposition 1, which would be collected from excess property taxes annually over five years.

Explosive housing costs in Seattle are sparking interest in Kitsap County’s real-estate market

Is South Kitsap and Port Orchard on the cusp of becoming a viable alternative for King County residents being priced out of their housing market?

Christensen to mount write-in challenge for Council seat

Clancy Donlin will have an opponent, after all, in his general-election race for the Port Orchard City Council's at-large seat.Port Orchard resident Bill Christensen is gearing up to run a write-in campaign for the seat.

Central Dock, Bay Street Meat Company have new partners

A new partnership team will operate the Central Dock Restaurant and the Bay Street Meat Company, both located in the Port Orchard Public Market.

High winds, rain down trees, cut power to thousands in South Kitsap

Thousands are without power in Olalla; Port Orchard has 159 without power, PSE reports.