Sophie Bonomi

Blood supply drops to emergency levels

Blood supply drops to emergency levels

POULSBO — Forty-five to 60 minutes can potentially save someone’s life. That’s how long it takes to donate blood. And the blood you give could… Continue reading

 

Here’s what’s to enjoy at the Blackberry Festival

Here’s what’s to enjoy at the Blackberry Festival

SCHEDULE OF EVENTS Saturday, Sept. 2 Main Stage Schedule 10 a.m.: United States Navy Color Guard, followed by the National Anthem. 10:15 a.m.: Welcoming by… Continue reading

 

Taste the excitement of the Blackberry Festival | Kitsap Weekly

Taste the excitement of the Blackberry Festival | Kitsap Weekly

BREMERTON — What’s extremely high in antioxidants and fiber, and has been known to aid in memory retention, muscle relaxation and in the clotting of… Continue reading

 

Several Millennials, ages teens to 20s, from the Port Gamble S’Klallam Tribe and Suquamish Tribe gathered in the conference room at Kiana Lodge Aug. 29 to meet with three members of Congress who wanted to hear their views about issues of concern to them. (Sophie Bonomi/Kitsap News Group)

Indigenous Millennials share their views with members of Congress

SUQUAMISH — Several Millennials, ages teens to 20s, from the Port Gamble S’Klallam Tribe and Suquamish Tribe gathered in the conference room at Kiana Lodge… Continue reading

Several Millennials, ages teens to 20s, from the Port Gamble S’Klallam Tribe and Suquamish Tribe gathered in the conference room at Kiana Lodge Aug. 29 to meet with three members of Congress who wanted to hear their views about issues of concern to them. (Sophie Bonomi/Kitsap News Group)
Pacific Islander Festival is coming back to Kitsap

Pacific Islander Festival is coming back to Kitsap

BREMERTON — Imagine a gathering of various peoples from the Pacific islands, joined together to take part in food, dance and fun for the entire… Continue reading

Pacific Islander Festival is coming back to Kitsap
Poulsbo’s Central Market, one of six Town & Country stores, celebrates the company’s 60th anniversary this week. (Sophie Bonomi / Kitsap News Group)

60 years of ‘food, people and love’

Town & Country celebrates landmark anniversary

Poulsbo’s Central Market, one of six Town & Country stores, celebrates the company’s 60th anniversary this week. (Sophie Bonomi / Kitsap News Group)
Kustom Kulture Festival gets to ‘The Point’

Kustom Kulture Festival gets to ‘The Point’

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

Kustom Kulture Festival gets to ‘The Point’

Building a $9 million community center with pie

Village Green’s ninth annual Pie In the Park makes a dent in loan debt

Activist: ‘Russia-gate’ is a diversion

Activist: ‘Russia-gate’ is a diversion

POULSBO — Paul Glumaz stood under an umbrella, trying to beat the heat while talking about topics that were even hotter — national politics —… Continue reading

Activist: ‘Russia-gate’ is a diversion
An adventure in eyewear

An adventure in eyewear

Formerly mobile, Go-Girl settles in on 9th Avenue

An adventure in eyewear
Joseph Fourbears shares message of love, one bracelet at a time

Joseph Fourbears shares message of love, one bracelet at a time

POULSBO — Joseph Fourbears got a pleasant surprise when he pulled up to the drive-thru at McDonald’s on Bainbridge Island the other day before catching… Continue reading

Joseph Fourbears shares message of love, one bracelet at a time
A skater at the Billy Johnson skateboard park in Kingston shreds in the bowl. (Kitsap County Parks/Contributed)

Building bridges through boarding

Kingston Cares believes skateboard contest can foster change

A skater at the Billy Johnson skateboard park in Kingston shreds in the bowl. (Kitsap County Parks/Contributed)
“I had major surgery on my foot,” Jintronix participant John Oleson said Aug. 2. “This program is really positive. There are a lot of different exercises and diversity to it. It’s really helping me with balance and movement.” (Sophie Bonomi/Kitsap News Group)

Video games are helping improve quality of rehabilitation

Martha & Mary now using Jintronix, an innovative therapy program

“I had major surgery on my foot,” Jintronix participant John Oleson said Aug. 2. “This program is really positive. There are a lot of different exercises and diversity to it. It’s really helping me with balance and movement.” (Sophie Bonomi/Kitsap News Group)
Smoke from wildfires in British Columbia is affecting air quality in our region. (Sophie Bonomi/Kitsap News Group)

Kitsap’s air quality low, safety recommendations high

POULSBO — Grant Holdcroft said he started coughing as soon as he walked outside Aug. 3. “We don’t know how long this will stick around,”… Continue reading

Smoke from wildfires in British Columbia is affecting air quality in our region. (Sophie Bonomi/Kitsap News Group)

Several cooling centers open throughout the county | Update

POULSBO — The unusually hot weather affecting the region for the next few days can be dangerous for some residents, especially for the young, elderly… Continue reading

The National Weather Service in Seattle has issued an excessive heat warning for Northwest Washington from 2 p.m. Aug. 1 to 9 p.m. Aug. 4. Take the necessary precautions to stay safe and avoid heat illness. (Creative Outlet)

How will you beat the heat this week? | Street Talk

POULSBO — As temperatures rise to low triple-digits this week, Kitsap News Group took to the streets to ask passersby how they plan to stay… Continue reading

The National Weather Service in Seattle has issued an excessive heat warning for Northwest Washington from 2 p.m. Aug. 1 to 9 p.m. Aug. 4. Take the necessary precautions to stay safe and avoid heat illness. (Creative Outlet)
Triple-digit temps possible; here’s what you need to know | Heat Wave

Triple-digit temps possible; here’s what you need to know | Heat Wave

POULSBO — Temperatures are expected to reach the high 90s and possibly low triple digits before the end of the week. The National Weather Service… Continue reading

Triple-digit temps possible; here’s what you need to know | Heat Wave
The Harry Potter birthday bash will be from 10 a.m. to 5 p.m. July 30 at Mrs. Muir’s House, 32199 N. Rainier Ave., Port Gamble (Sophie Bonomi/Kitsap News Group)

Muggles invited to Harry Potter’s birthday bash July 30

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

The Harry Potter birthday bash will be from 10 a.m. to 5 p.m. July 30 at Mrs. Muir’s House, 32199 N. Rainier Ave., Port Gamble (Sophie Bonomi/Kitsap News Group)
Ross McCurdy and his daughter, Mira, set a team world record for number of eggs cracked in a minute. (Michelle Beahm/Kitsap News Group                                 Ross McCurdy and his daughter, Mira, set a team world record for number of eggs cracked in a minute. (Michelle Beahm/Kitsap News Group                                 Ross McCurdy and his daughter, Mira, set a team world record for number of eggs cracked in a minute. (Michelle Beahm/Kitsap News Group                                 Ross McCurdy and his daughter, Mira, set a team world record for number of eggs cracked in a minute. (Michelle Beahm/Kitsap News Group

McCurdys of Oak Table Cafe crack another record

SILVERDALE — Oak Table Cafe owner Ross McCurdy makes his living cracking hundreds of eggs per day, but he has a unique way of doing… Continue reading

Ross McCurdy and his daughter, Mira, set a team world record for number of eggs cracked in a minute. (Michelle Beahm/Kitsap News Group                                 Ross McCurdy and his daughter, Mira, set a team world record for number of eggs cracked in a minute. (Michelle Beahm/Kitsap News Group                                 Ross McCurdy and his daughter, Mira, set a team world record for number of eggs cracked in a minute. (Michelle Beahm/Kitsap News Group                                 Ross McCurdy and his daughter, Mira, set a team world record for number of eggs cracked in a minute. (Michelle Beahm/Kitsap News Group
Dr. Laurynn Evans, superintendent of the North Kitsap School District                                 Dr. Laurynn Evans, superintendent of the North Kitsap School District
Dr. Laurynn Evans, superintendent of the North Kitsap School District                                 Dr. Laurynn Evans, superintendent of the North Kitsap School District