Life

Santa’s on his way to Port Orchard!

Jolly Old St. Nick to hand out treats to good boys and girls

 

Toys for Tots drop-off is in Port Orchard

Edward Jones office is taking unwrapped gifts

 

By day, Zakary Schumacher is a pipefitter …

By night, Lucas Ness is a Seussian author

 

Have an extra plant? Manchester Library needs your help

Plant collection will take place on Saturday, Nov. 16 at the library

Manchester State Park shows its true fall colors

Buildings etched by history overlook Rich Passage

Heading into the holidays in Port Gamble

Port Gamble General Store kicks off the holiday season The goblins and ghouls are being replaced by ornaments and wreaths, the brightly colored leaves will… Continue reading

Seeing systems around us

During October I participated with a few others in a four-week discussion course on climate change, hosted by Stillwaters. The course, titled “Change Is Our… Continue reading

Free community meal set for Nov. 8

The next free Kingston Community Meal will be held on Nov. 8 at the Village Green Community Center. The second Friday of each month Kingston… Continue reading

  • Nov 2, 2019
<em>The sparrow-sized Northern Pygmy Owl, an aggressive hunter with large feet and big eyes, has false eye spots at the back of its head that confuse predators.	 </em>Photo by Paul Bannick

The owl’s year and Christmas cheer

With their haunting calls, yellow, unblinking eyes, and the startling whoosh they make as they glide invisibly in the dead of night, it’s no wonder… Continue reading

<em>The sparrow-sized Northern Pygmy Owl, an aggressive hunter with large feet and big eyes, has false eye spots at the back of its head that confuse predators.	 </em>Photo by Paul Bannick

Helpline food bank seeking holiday donations

Thanksgiving, Christmas holidays are coming up

Scarecrow screams!

Eclectic collection of Halloween sentinels ready for your vote

Howl-O-Ween adoptions at Humane Society Oct. 31

All adoption fees will be discounted from noon until 5:30 p.m.

Three SK DECA students organize second Bowling for a Cause event

Activity will roll at Hi Joy Bowl on Saturday

South Kitsap’s ‘CF warriors’ raise money to combat CF

Organizers Piper Willson and Joseph Laws say the 5K Run will become annual event

Manchester magic at folksy grill, pub

Oktoberfest oompah music, down-home friendliness define burg’s charm

Fathoms O’ Fun royalty scholarship program seeking applicants

Potential Royalty Court candidates being sought from among 6th through 12th graders in South Kitsap.

Poulsbo Elementary Safety Patrol (photo by Teri Marshall) (l-r)
                                Kayla Karlin, Garrett Stoddard, Alexis Kofol, Mia Kalmbach, Eliana Frazier, Abigail Holland, Gracie Griffin, Dagny Melone, Natalie Ramey, Conner Bue, Hailey Langford, Peyton Maganda, Toby Duncan, and Davin Lancaster.

Safety Patrol teaches leadership and inspires Poulsbo Elementary students

Becoming a member of the Safety Patrol at Poulsbo Elementary is often a youngster’s first foray into what it is like to have a full-time… Continue reading

Poulsbo Elementary Safety Patrol (photo by Teri Marshall) (l-r)
                                Kayla Karlin, Garrett Stoddard, Alexis Kofol, Mia Kalmbach, Eliana Frazier, Abigail Holland, Gracie Griffin, Dagny Melone, Natalie Ramey, Conner Bue, Hailey Langford, Peyton Maganda, Toby Duncan, and Davin Lancaster.

Kingston prepares for the worst

As explained in the September column in the Kingston Community News, we are utilizing this column as a way of providing the community with a… Continue reading

  • Oct 4, 2019

Report: Port Orchard Film Festival to relocate, rebrand

Film festival will move to Historic Roxy Theatre in Bremerton

(photo courtesy of Madrona Eickmeyer)

Kingston students participate in global climate change strike

Students from Kingston High School recently joined thousands of other young people around the world on in a global youth strike demanding action on climate… Continue reading

(photo courtesy of Madrona Eickmeyer)