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Staging versus an empty home | Just Ask Jan

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

Staging versus an empty home | Just Ask Jan

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

Josephine’s Redeemed relocating to old Port Orchard Pavilion space

Business to be renamed Josephine’s Mercantile

Josephine’s Redeemed relocating to old Port Orchard Pavilion space
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

Give the gift of reading to loved ones while supporting locally owned businesses

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

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
Port Orchard’s Home Made Cafe wins edg3 Fund award

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
At “Santa & Me,” St. Nick still knows if you’ve been naughty or nice. (Sarah Musson)

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

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

At “Santa & Me,” St. Nick still knows if you’ve been naughty or nice. (Sarah Musson)
Dan Ryan, standing, of Tim Ryan Construcxtion visits with guests in one of the workspaces at Vibe Lab. Richard Walker/Kitsap News Group

Poulsbo gets a taste of Vibe

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

Dan Ryan, standing, of Tim Ryan Construcxtion visits with guests in one of the workspaces at Vibe Lab. Richard Walker/Kitsap News Group
Dr. Kaylee Wonder

It’s now Wonder Family Dental & Dentures | Business Update

Poulsbo Village: Anderson Denture and Dental Center is now Wonder Family Dental & Dentures (www.wonderdentaldentures.com). Bruce and Wanda Anderson sold their practice of 24 years… Continue reading

Dr. Kaylee Wonder
Vibe aims to become a hub for the area’s most innovative, entrepreneurial and creative thinkers, Vibe Coworks cofounder and CEO Alanna Imbach said, a “flexible, shared workspace and a central point of exchange among our region’s most forward-thinking professionals.”                                 Contributed rendering

New shared coworking space now open in Poulsbo

Vibe Lab will give users a taste of what’s to come

Vibe aims to become a hub for the area’s most innovative, entrepreneurial and creative thinkers, Vibe Coworks cofounder and CEO Alanna Imbach said, a “flexible, shared workspace and a central point of exchange among our region’s most forward-thinking professionals.”                                 Contributed rendering

16 WNPA awards for Port Orchard Independent

OLYMPIA — The Port Orchard Independent won 10 news and editorial awards — including community service and general excellence — in the 2017 Better Newspaper… Continue reading

16 awards for Central Kitsap Reporter, Bremerton Patriot

SILVERDALE — The Central Kitsap Reporter and Bremerton Patriot won 16 awards — including community service and general excellence — in the 2017 Better Newspaper… Continue reading

North Kitsap Herald wins 20 awards in annual press association contest

POULSBO — The North Kitsap Herald won 20 awards — including first places for page design, photography, reporting and Ad of the Year — in… Continue reading

Sound Publishing purchases Pacific County Press

EVERETT — Sound Publishing, owner of Kitsap News Group, has purchased the Pacific County Press, a weekly newspaper based in South Bend, the company announced… Continue reading

Home Made Cafe moves on as Kitsap Bank 3dg3 Fund finalist

PORT ORCHARD — Home Made Cafe owner Suanne Martin Smith could barely contain her excitement over the news that her restaurant has advanced to the… Continue reading

Big changes coming to Viking Avenue and Liberty Road

Big changes coming to Viking Avenue and Liberty Road

James Lumber, Helter Skelter are out; Olmstead Nursery is moving in and Fishline is expanding

Big changes coming to Viking Avenue and Liberty Road
‘Poulsbo has a definite place in my heart’

‘Poulsbo has a definite place in my heart’

Owner says Sugar Flower Market on Front Street reflects local tastes and foods

‘Poulsbo has a definite place in my heart’

Pet Appreciation Week at Tractor Supply Sept. 13-17

Pet Appreciation Week at Tractor Supply Sept. 13-17 PORT ORCHARD — Attention all four-legged critters: The Port Orchard Tractor Supply Company is welcoming all leashed,… Continue reading

Many home buyers in Kitsap are coming from the Eastside. (Tripsavvy.com / Courtesy)

Where, oh, where are the buyers coming from?| Just Ask Jan

Dear Jan: We’ve been watching the local market for quite some time. As you have said, the inventory is historically low. We are curious: Where… Continue reading

Many home buyers in Kitsap are coming from the Eastside. (Tripsavvy.com / Courtesy)
James Lumber’s owner: ‘The time is right’

James Lumber’s owner: ‘The time is right’

Mitch James talks about the reasons for closing, and what might happen next

James Lumber’s owner: ‘The time is right’