Business

‘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’
Panera Bread in Silverdale expands into delivery. (Contributed photo)                                 Panera Bread in Silverdale expands into delivery. (Contributed photo)                                 Panera Bread in Silverdale expands into delivery. (Contributed photo)

Soup, salad and sandwich: From bakery-cafe to you

Panera Bread in Silverdale expands into home, business delivery

Panera Bread in Silverdale expands into delivery. (Contributed photo)                                 Panera Bread in Silverdale expands into delivery. (Contributed photo)                                 Panera Bread in Silverdale expands into delivery. (Contributed photo)
Carter & Co. seeking new home

Carter & Co. seeking new home

By BOB SMITH Kitsap News Group PORT ORCHARD — Bay Street’s popular stop for ice cream and chocolate desserts will soon disappear from its familiar… Continue reading

Carter & Co. seeking new home
From left, Kelsey Hanson and Emily Young prepare to open their shop Sept. 2. (Sophie Bonomi/Kitsap News Group)

Black Eyed Rascals is an office, and a gift shop

KINGSTON — Local illustrator and graphic designer Kelsey Hanson was looking for a new office/studio space when she stumbled across a location in downtown Kingston,… Continue reading

From left, Kelsey Hanson and Emily Young prepare to open their shop Sept. 2. (Sophie Bonomi/Kitsap News Group)
Green Tiki Cannabis shop near Kingston has many medical marijuana customers.

Business Spotlight: Cannabis shop aims at medical users | Northwest Chronicles

After years of experience in the medical marijuana field, the principals of Green Tiki Cannabis near Kingston are happy to be back in business. Green… Continue reading

Green Tiki Cannabis shop near Kingston has many medical marijuana customers.
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)

St. Vincent store’s grand opening Aug. 26

PORT ORCHARD — With permitting snafus behind them, the crew at St. Vincent de Paul’s new building on Bethel Avenue has set Saturday, Aug. 26… Continue reading

The first vehicle to get a wash when Brown Bear Car Wash opened in in June in Poulsbo. (Bill McDonald/Kitsap News Group)

Brown Bear Car Wash celebrates 60th anniversary with free “Beary Clean” car washes

POULSBO — Brown Bear Car Wash celebrates its 60th anniversary on Aug. 24 offering free “Beary Clean” car washes at 23 Puget Sound area locations,… Continue reading

The first vehicle to get a wash when Brown Bear Car Wash opened in in June in Poulsbo. (Bill McDonald/Kitsap News Group)
Nathan Abbott, general manager of the Bay Street Bistro, mixes three signature cocktails.                                Michelle Beahm / Kitsap News Group

Dining at Bay Street Bistro is ‘like going to a friend’s house for dinner’

PORT ORCHARD — Eating at the Bay Street Bistro “is like going to a friend’s house for dinner where they are both a good chef… Continue reading

Nathan Abbott, general manager of the Bay Street Bistro, mixes three signature cocktails.                                Michelle Beahm / Kitsap News Group
City temporarily halts plans for future self-storage units along Highway 305

City temporarily halts plans for future self-storage units along Highway 305

At its Aug. 16 meeting, the Poulsbo City Council employed a rarely-used regulation…

City temporarily halts plans for future self-storage units along Highway 305
An adventure in eyewear

An adventure in eyewear

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

An adventure in eyewear
Windermere Real Estate’s Poulsbo office spent June 9 at Eli’s Place, which provides supportive housing for domestic violence survivors. The volunteers cleaned the roof, painted, landscaped the grounds, and made interior repairs. (Contributed photo)

Windermere Real Estate Poulsbo makes improvements at Eli’s Place

POULSBO — Lost in the files but very much worth reporting: Windermere Real Estate’s Poulsbo office spent June 9 at Eli’s Place, which provides supportive… Continue reading

Windermere Real Estate’s Poulsbo office spent June 9 at Eli’s Place, which provides supportive housing for domestic violence survivors. The volunteers cleaned the roof, painted, landscaped the grounds, and made interior repairs. (Contributed photo)
“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)
Construction begins on Olympic View Apartments

Construction begins on Olympic View Apartments

PORT ORCHARD — Ground has been broken on a 38-unit apartment building that will sit behind the vacant K-Mart building in Port Orchard. Construction of… Continue reading

Construction begins on Olympic View Apartments

Sen. Angel honored by Washington’s credit unions

SEATAC — State Sen. Jan Angel, (R-Port Orchard) was awarded the Northwest Credit Union Movement’s 2017 Community Impact Award for her legislative service on July… Continue reading