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Barrelman Denny Halstead awaits his time to step into the ring. (Photo courtesy Kent Soule - Hoot Creek Photography)

The ballad of the bullfighter | KITSAP COUNTY FAIR

Ask a bullfighter why they go out there, night after night, and put themselves in harm’s way, and the answer might leave you unsatisfied. Not… Continue reading

Barrelman Denny Halstead awaits his time to step into the ring. (Photo courtesy Kent Soule - Hoot Creek Photography)

Olalla Americana Music Festival celebrates 28 years

The tunes start flowing at 11 a.m. on Saturday

‘Kitty Hall’ in Port Orchard on Tuesday

City Hall to host a contingent of adoptable cats and kittens from noon to 3 p.m.

CRUZ-ing down by the waterfront

Car show sponsored by the Saints Car Club draws in the classic auto fanciers by the thousands

CRUZ Car Show: It’s the biggest one-day Kitsap event of year

Up to 600 cars to line up at Port Orchard’s waterfront Sunday

CRUZ’s Larry Van Boeyen a Hall of Famer

Fudging on his age forged a fuel-injected future with cars

New owners at Prosperity Place hammer their way to a new life

Housing Kitsap-USDA program enables families to realize home-ownership dream

Historic ‘tall ship’ revisiting Port Orchard Aug. 15-18

Lady Washington to offer tours, sailings to ticketed guests

<em>The Greater Hansville Community Center’s 50th Annual Rummage Sale will be held on Aug. 10 through Aug. 11.					 </em> Nick Twietmeyer / Kitsap News Group

Hansville Rummage Sale takes plenty of teamwork

Hundreds of volunteers came together this year to organize the Greater Hansville Community Center’s 50th Annual Rummage Sale. Such a huge undertaking takes coordination, collaboration,… Continue reading

<em>The Greater Hansville Community Center’s 50th Annual Rummage Sale will be held on Aug. 10 through Aug. 11.					 </em> Nick Twietmeyer / Kitsap News Group

Rotary roundup

At almost 90 years of age, one would expect to be stepping down from civic and community activities, but not Bill Maule. Effective July 1,… Continue reading

‘Mozart!’ performance by Kitsap Opera tonight at gazebo

Concerts by the Bay has a special performance at 6:30 p.m.

Mustangs on the Waterfront Show is Sunday

The popular event begins at 8 a.m. on Port Orchard waterfront

Coming up: Manchester Festival, Flea Market

Events are set for Aug. 3 at Stormwater Park

Chris Craft wooden boats gather at Port Orchard Marina

Up to 80 vessels tied up for the 30th annual Rendezvous

North Kitsap grad completes Air Force basic training

U.S. Air Force Airman Lily Dubay graduated from basic military training at Joint Base San Antonio-Lackland, San Antonio, Texas. The airman completed an intensive, eight-week… Continue reading

  • Jul 15, 2019

Chris Craft Rendezvous, Artisan & Vintage Fair enliven downtown Port Orchard through Saturday

Annual events coincide with Port Orchard Farmers Market on Saturday

Kitsap Cornhole Classic

Port Orchard to host finals on July 27

Kingston lets the flags fly

Kingston showed up in force to show a little patriotic flair during the town’s Fourth of July Parade on Thursday. Crowds lined the sides of… Continue reading

Lions to host Sunday pancake breakfast

Event will benefit Fathoms O’ Fun scholarships and Mary Bridge Children’s Hospital

Kiwanis fundraising for kids

Kingston Kiwanis focuses its service projects on kids. The club contributes to Food4Kids summer food boxes, manages the Back-to-School with Kiwanis school supplies program which… Continue reading

  • Jul 5, 2019