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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

Crunching, no munching, at McDonald’s

PORT ORCHARD — The McDonald’s restaurant on Mile Hill Drive is being demolished, to be replaced by a new and improved version of the popular… Continue reading

Kingston Lavender Festival is June 23-25 | Kitsap Weekly cover story

KINGSTON — As the sun begins to peek its bright head out for longer periods of time in the Pacific Northwest, it’s time to find… Continue reading

Kingston teens turn summer job into lavender company

KINGSTON — Two Kingston teenagers have launched a line of lavender home and beauty products. The Kingston Lavender Company make candles, soap and other products… Continue reading

Bleeding Black Tattoo offers custom tattoos in any style

SILVERDALE — Bleeding Black Tattoo is a new feature in Old Town Silverdale. The tattoo studio opened in mid-January. Specifically, owner Nik Flores said he… Continue reading

Mother-daughter fashion show May 13 at Port Orchard Public Market

PORT ORCHARD — A mother-daughter fashion show and tea will be presented Saturday, May 13 to celebrate Mother’s Day weekend at the Port Orchard Public… Continue reading

Ashley’s Pub: Boardom’s End transports you to another world

Bremerton bar, opening mid May, has many board games, beer, cider and a one-of-a-kind atmosphere.

Ladies Night Out on Bay Street May 5

PORT ORCHARD — It’s time again for another Ladies Night Out on Bay Street in Port Orchard. The Port Orchard Bay Street Association-sponsored seasonal event… Continue reading

Motel 6 in Bremerton finally reopens with ‘good weather, good times’

BREMERTON — The “good weather, good times and good profit” Bremerton Mayor Patty Lent said the community was waiting for arrived at 4 p.m. on… Continue reading

‘Name your price’ sale brings in $700 for Valentinetti Puppet Museum

This story has been updated. BREMERTON — From 11 a.m. to 4 p.m. April 22, the Valentinetti Puppet Museum had a “name your own price”… Continue reading

iLoveKickboxing collecting thousands of pounds of food for CK Food Bank

April 25 update: iLoveKickboxing raised a total of 6,926 pounds of food for Central Kitsap Food Bank, according to owner Dan Fish. “It was a… Continue reading

4/20 celebration at Destination Highway 420 | Slideshow

Annex 420 held a 4/20 celebration, hosted by Destination Highway 420. The celebration, for those 21 and older, included games with prizes, a raffle, food,… Continue reading

Celebrate independent bookstores April 29

Indie Bookstore Day celebrates small businesses in “a place of fellowship with fellow book lovers.”

Motel 6 reopening after lengthy rebuilding journey

BREMERTON — An acrid smell of smoke filled the air near Motel 6 in Bremerton after an explosion partially destroyed the building around 8:30 p.m.… Continue reading

More Tribal governments considering cannabis operations

‘We’d much prefer selling clams and selling fish, but this is the hand we’ve been dealt’

Progress on leasing former Albertsons store in Poulsbo Village depends on who you ask

POULSBO — The Albertsons store at Poulsbo Village Shopping Center closed July 5, 2015. Now, there is reason to hope the space may soon become… Continue reading