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A little parade watcher exchanges a wave with a princess on a float. (Bob Smith | Kitsap News Group)

Summer weather returns just in time for Fathoms parade

Absent for two straight summers, parade watchers soak in the fun and sun

 

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Cake4Kids bakes tasty treats for underserved kids

Nonprofit is looking to expand into Central and South Kitsap

  • Jun 15, 2022
  • By Mike De Felice Kitsap News Group

 

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Chow down at the Father’s Day Manchester Salmon Bake

Proceeds will benefit Friends of the Manchester Library organization

  • Jun 15, 2022
  • Staff report

 

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Concerts by the Bay summer series starts Thursday

Buck & Elizabeth, a Bob Dylan tribute group, will perform at 6:30 p.m. on Thursday, June 2.

  • May 28, 2022
  • By Mike De Felice Kitsap News Group
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Get ready for some splashin’

McCormick Village Park’s splash pad opens May 28

  • May 26, 2022
  • Staff report
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Mediascape: ‘Schitt’s Creek’ is guaranteed to lighten today’s grim mood

Sublime cast and writing put a bow on one of television’s finest sitcoms

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First place winner in Oil/Acrylic category: Shirley Sakatani, “Honey”

‘Seven’ mixed media piece wins Judge’s Choice in Helen Norris Art Show

51st Helen Norris open art competition at Sidney Art Gallery

  • May 16, 2022
First place winner in Oil/Acrylic category: Shirley Sakatani, “Honey”
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Spring Daze Craft, Garden and Gift Show is May 14-15

Event returns after two-year absence in Port Orchard

  • May 6, 2022
  • Staff report
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Escape from the horrors in Ukraine

Mother and her sons make a harrowing journey out of war-torn Kyiv to South Kitsap

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Orchard Heights girl soars in WWCA’s ‘The Crucible’

Alyssa Kusherets also has her sights on a career in space

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Hot dog! Wiener dogs strut their stuff at Gateway Park

This group of dachshunds gets their little legs moving for fun and exercise

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‘Soup Crawl’ in Port Orchard set for Friday and Saturday

Six restaurants along Bay Street participating in foodie event

  • Jan 24, 2022
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Heart cofounder brings megaband’s hits to Roxy New Year’s Eve audience

Heart by Heart takes Bremerton theater’s stage at 10:30 p.m.

  • Dec 23, 2021
  • By Mike De Felice Kitsap News Group
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South Kitsap notables share their Christmas holiday movie favorites

Curl up with a blanket and popcorn, and view these movie classics

  • Dec 18, 2021
  • By Mike De Felice Special to the Independent
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Lively Lotus is looking for a home

Come meet this 4-year-old canine Saturday at Kitsap Humane Society

  • Dec 16, 2021
  • Staff report
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It’ll be a-rockin’ New Year’s Eve night at Bremerton theaters

Admiral, Roxy to host musical events featuring music by Heart, hits from the ’70s and ’80s

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Television review: ‘Get Back’ brings into focus the real Beatles working their magic

Director Peter Jackson’s Disney+ three-parter will be a transcendent experience for Beatles fans

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When families in need are among you

Sedgwick Middle School students gather food so everyone can eat at Thanksgiving

  • Nov 29, 2021
  • By Mike De Felice Special to the Independent
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Hey kids! Enjoy breakfast with Santa on Saturday

Port Orchard once again will host the Fathoms O’ Fun event

  • Nov 19, 2021
  • Staff report
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Historic Roxy Theatre presents a Christmas movie doubleheader Dec. 18

‘White Christmas’ and ‘It’s A Wonderful Life’ are part of the theater’s 80th-anniversary celebration

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