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A-1 Auto Transport offers scholarships for students interested in auto logistics

BREMERTON – Deadline is March 10 to apply for a scholarship from A-1 Auto Transport. Three scholarships worth $1,000, $500, and $250 will be awarded.… Continue reading

Most of Platypus Marine contract will be fulfilled in Kitsap

BREMERTON — Platypus Marine Inc. of Port Angeles was awarded on Oct. 18 a share of a $75 million federal contract set aside for small… Continue reading

Kilmer plan securing OT for shipyard workers on assignment signed into law

WASHINGTON, D.C. — Overtime for shipyard workers on assignment overseas will continue to be paid through Sept. 30, 2019, thanks to an extension secured by… Continue reading

The Coffee Oasis operates six businesses, three drop-in centers and a homeless youth shelter, as well as an in-house barista and culinary job training program. (Kitsap Daily News/File photo)

Coffee Oasis receives Silver Award from Seattle Business magazine

BREMERTON — The Coffee Oasis received a Silver Award in Workforce Development from Seattle Business in the magazine’s annual Community Impact Awards. “For 20 years,… Continue reading

The Coffee Oasis operates six businesses, three drop-in centers and a homeless youth shelter, as well as an in-house barista and culinary job training program. (Kitsap Daily News/File photo)

Adams receives advanced training in canine knee-surgery technique

POULSBO — Craig Adams, DVM, of Poulsbo Animal Clinic, now performs canine cruciate ligament repair, providing an advanced surgical technique previously available only in Seattle.… Continue reading

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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… Continue reading

More homes are under construction at Snowberry Bungalows, a neighborhood of Craftsman-style homes off Caldart Avenue in Poulsbo. (Richard Walker/Kitsap News Group)

Statshot: Home prices in Kitsap County

The median closing price of a home in Kitsap County was $314,500 in November, up from $280,000 in November 2016. That’s according to the Northwest… Continue reading

More homes are under construction at Snowberry Bungalows, a neighborhood of Craftsman-style homes off Caldart Avenue in Poulsbo. (Richard Walker/Kitsap News Group)

Statshot: Employment and Jobs in Kitsap County

The jobless rate in Kitsap County was 4.4 percent in October, tied for 13th lowest of Washington’s 39 counties. According to the state Employment Security… Continue reading

Statshot: Hourly Wages in Kitsap County

Hourly wages, and number of full-time equivalent workers earning those wages, in Kitsap. The number of full-time equivalent positions — 48,982 — includes all non-federal… Continue reading

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Feeling and dealing with holiday stress | Lesli Dullum-Tutterrow

’Tis the season when rain is interspersed with falling snow, tiny tots have their eyes all aglow, and Santas are heard bellowing “Ho Ho Ho.”… Continue reading

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Port Orchard’s A&W closes, future in doubt

PORT ORCHARD — The decision to close the doors on Port Orchard’s A&W fast-food restaurant for good came quickly, but not surprisingly to property owner… Continue reading

Amy’s is open, but still for sale

PORT ORCHARD — Two questions seem to be uppermost on the minds of South Kitsap fine diners: “Has Amy’s On The Bay been sold?” And,… Continue reading

Staging versus an empty home | Just Ask Jan

Dear Jan: The moving company will be here at the first of the month and move our belongings to our new home out of state.… Continue reading

Bremerton Bottling Company is now Bridge 2 Bridge Beverages

BREMERTON — After more than 70 years, Bremerton Bottling Company has changed its name to Bridge 2 Bridge Beverages to reflect its growing beverage and… Continue reading

Josephine’s Redeemed relocating to old Port Orchard Pavilion space

Business to be renamed Josephine’s Mercantile

Kate Daniels, manager of the Bremerton branch of Liberty Bay Books, says Small Business Saturday is “is a time of coming together.” Liberty Bay Books in Bremerton and Poulsbo is hosting local authors throughout Nov. 25, Small Business Saturday.
                                Michelle Beahm / Kitsap News Group file photo

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Liberty Bay Books hosts local authors on Nov. 25 for their Small Business Saturday events

Kate Daniels, manager of the Bremerton branch of Liberty Bay Books, says Small Business Saturday is “is a time of coming together.” Liberty Bay Books in Bremerton and Poulsbo is hosting local authors throughout Nov. 25, Small Business Saturday.
                                Michelle Beahm / Kitsap News Group file photo

Port Orchard’s Home Made Cafe wins edg3 Fund award

$20,000 award goes to fund kitchen renovations

Port Orchard’s Home Made Cafe wins edg3 Fund award

$20,000 award goes to fund kitchen renovations

Want ‘me time’ with Santa? He’s taking appointments

Musson: ‘I started doing this more for the fun and magic of Christmas’

Poulsbo gets a taste of Vibe

Coworking ‘lab’ opens, full-scale site expected to open in spring