July 26 meeting: Final opportunity to ask ‘tough questions’ about Kingston’s future

KINGSTON — On July 26, Kingston residents will have one more opportunity to help shape their community’s future. That’s when Heartland, LLC, will present its… Continue reading

Port Orchard QFC to close in August

PORT ORCHARD — QFC’s presence in Port Orchard will disappear late next month with the closure of the Kroger-owned grocery store at South Park Village.… Continue reading

Farvel, Nordic Maid

Longtime downtown Poulsbo business is closing as owner retires

Stewart will share her experiences as a pro golfer

Port Orchard Chamber of Commerce monthly luncheon July 13 at McCormick Woods Golf Club

Kitsap Bank’s edge3 FUND competition now open

PORT ORCHARD – Kitsap Bank is taking applications for its 2017 edg3 FUND small business competition. Applications will be accepted through July 28 via the… Continue reading

Slicing through the red tape | St. Vincent de Paul finally open

PORT ORCHARD — If you were to ask the general manager of St. Vincent de Paul’s new Bethel Avenue thrift store and headquarters about its… Continue reading

F.R.O.G. Soap named Washington recycler of the year

BREMERTON — “I gotta tell ya, I felt as giddy as the ‘Ugly Duckling’ when he swam into the next pond over and found all… Continue reading

Dylan Fabrics is moving to Silverdale

Owner says she’s ‘losing business’ because of lack of parking in downtown Bremerton

Liberty Bay Gallery open for ‘the foreseeable future,’ accepting new artists | Business Roundup

Downtown Poulsbo Two downtown Poulsbo galleries have closed this year — Magal &Louis at 18961 Front St., and the Native American Marketplace at 18827 Front… Continue reading

Lice? The Lice Girls can help with that

SILVERDALE — Head lice cause stress and embarrassment for millions of parents whose children get infested each year. Thanks to the relocation of a Lice… Continue reading

Olympic College seeks employer input in survey

BREMERTON — Olympic College is conducting an Employer Satisfaction Survey to gauge its effectiveness in providing programs that are relevant to the employers in Kitsap.… Continue reading

Career moves in North Kitsap | Business

Bakke, Jackson join staff of Kitsap Physical Therapy POULSBO — Jarel Bakke, DPT, is Kitsap Physical Therapy Sports Clinics’ newest physical therapist. Bakke, a doctor… Continue reading

Peninsula Community Health Services’s goal with Kingston clinic: 850 patients

KINGSTON — Peninsula Community Health Services acquired the former Swedish Medical Clinic satellite office in Kingston in March and opened to the public on May… Continue reading

Port Orchard’s St. Vincent de Paul sets June 24 for grand opening

PORT ORCHARD — Port Orchard’s St. Vincent de Paul general manager Sean Jeu is literally on the run these days. With his non-profit’s new building… Continue reading

Scarsella bid for Tremont project doesn’t add up; ACI instead is apparent winner

PORT ORCHARD — When does an apparent winning contractor bid on a Tuesday drop to also-ran status on a Thursday? It happens when your bean… Continue reading

Does Kitsap County have slide areas? | Just Ask Jan

Dear Jan: We are looking at waterfront homes, many of which are high bank. With Whidbey Island having had slides, how do we know if… Continue reading

Port Orchard Public Market to have Alzheimer’s awareness event June 21

PORT ORCHARD — The Port Orchard Public Market is participating in National Alzheimer’s Month activities this month with its own promotion, called “Port Orchard Cares,”… Continue reading