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Edward Jones open house supports Toys for Tots

BREMERTON – Edward Jones, 1100 Wheaton Way Suite C, Bremerton, is hosting a holiday open house beginning at 9:30 a.m. Dec. 15.

“This year, we will be supporting the Toys for Tots and are fortunate to serve as a drop-off location for this year’s campaign,” office administrator Cheryln Morrell reported. “If you’d like to donate a toy, please drop it off before or during our holiday open house. Edward Jones cannot accept cash, checks and gift cards.’

KEDA Tech Committee meets Dec. 21 at OC Poulsbo

POULSBO – The Kitsap Economic Development Alliance’s Tech Committee meets 7:30-8:50 a.m. Dec. 21 at Olympic College Poulsbo, 1000 NW Olympic College Way, Poulsbo.

Tentative guests include state Rep. Jesse Young, R-Gig Harbor; and Mike Cartwright, CTO, of DigitalTown, who will share Smart County / Smart City insights.

Sign up now for KEDA’s Decision Makers Breakfast

SUQUAMISH – The Kitsap Economic Development Alliance hosts the 20th annual Decision Makers Breakfast from 7:30-10 a.m. Jan. 30 at the Suquamish Clearwater Casino & Resort.

This year’s economic forecast will be delivered by Hart Hodges, director of Western Washington University’s Center for Economic and Business Research.

Register by noon Jan. 10 for discount. Save even more when you purchase a table for eight. To be an vent sponsor, contact Theresa Mangrum,, 360-377-9499.

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