Life

South Kitsap educators learn about Marine Corps history

SAN DIEGO, Calif. – South Kitsap High School educators attending a workshop hosted by the United States Marine Corps took a trip out to Marine… Continue reading

South Kitsap’s National Night Out is Aug. 7

Port Orchard Police Department is hosting the family event.

South Kitsap educators get a taste of Marine Corps life

SAN DIEGO, Calif. — Six South Kitsap School District educators and counselors are off to a boot camp of sorts after traveling to San Diego… Continue reading

Free lunch for kids offered at Centennial Park

POULSBO — Fishline, a group that serves North Kitsap by providing food, emergency services and other resources to those in need, recently announced a free… Continue reading

  • Jul 22, 2018

Summer reading for children and teens

Well it’s finally summer, and the kids are out of school and needing something to do. Some kids are in summer sports like soccer and… Continue reading

  • Jul 21, 2018

The Lion in Winter comes to Poulsbo’s Jewel Box Theater

POULSBO — Sibling rivalry will take center stage as James Goldman’s “The Lion in Winter” comes to the Jewel Box Theater on Friday, July 20.… Continue reading

  • Jul 21, 2018

‘The King’ continues to fascinate America

The ambitious film is opening Friday at Port Orchard’s Dragonfly Cinema.

Champagne, anyone? Chris Craft wooden boats bring elegance to marina

The 29th annual Chris Craft Rendezvous docks in Port Orchard Marina.

The making of a monster. The cask in which the Slippery Pig Brewery’s Frankenswine’s Monster was aged. Courtesy Slippery Pig Brewery.

These Poulsbo beers aren’t your typical brew

Poulsbo has become a hotbed for brewers looking to boil up new and interesting flavors for craft beer enthusiasts flocking to the Viking City. Here… Continue reading

The making of a monster. The cask in which the Slippery Pig Brewery’s Frankenswine’s Monster was aged. Courtesy Slippery Pig Brewery.
Jon Jump, assistant brewer at Rainy Daze Brewery in Poulsbo checks the tank in preparation for final hopping. Rainy Daze is one of many Kitsap County breweries participating in the Bremerton BrewFest July 20-21. (Terryl Asla/Kitsap News Group)

BrewFest coming to Bremerton

BREMERTON — Calling all craft beer-lovers to the Bremerton boardwalk. The suds will be flowing freely (and responsibly, of course!) next weekend as craft breweries… Continue reading

Jon Jump, assistant brewer at Rainy Daze Brewery in Poulsbo checks the tank in preparation for final hopping. Rainy Daze is one of many Kitsap County breweries participating in the Bremerton BrewFest July 20-21. (Terryl Asla/Kitsap News Group)

GRACE Project Supports Food Banks

In July 2017, the Kitsap Conservation District was awarded a $50,000 grant to grow technical assistance capacity for urban agriculture conservation projects. The awarded idea… Continue reading

Fathoms O’Fun’s Grand Parade returns to Bay Street Saturday

Bay Street parade caravan begins at 6 p.m. Saturday.

Historic boat Felicity Ann visits Port of Poulsbo

POULSBO — Felicity Ann, the boat which carried Ann Davison, the first woman to complete a single-handed crossing of the Atlantic Ocean — made a… Continue reading

Summer happenings in Port Gamble

Get ready for Port Gamble Summer Faire Aug. 11 We are pleased to announce that the second annual family-fun event set to take place on… Continue reading

Depending on your perspective

I had just reached the stretch of Hwy 101 coming into Port Angeles that offers an expansive view of the forest framing the Olympics. It… Continue reading

Pet licenses help lost pets get home

Did you know that 75 percent of lost pets never make it home? Many of those pets are brought to our shelter, and sadly, without… Continue reading

  • Jun 19, 2018
The salmon bake event has been a Manchester community tradition for 49 years. (Friends of the Manchester Library photo)

Eat up! Manchester Library’s salmon bake and book sale coming up

It is a Father’s Day tradition in Manchester.

The salmon bake event has been a Manchester community tradition for 49 years. (Friends of the Manchester Library photo)

Regardless of fame, fortune or locale, suicide rates are rising

Recent celebrity deaths have placed a spotlight on this mental health issue.

Nature deficit disorder

I’m of an age that never developed the habit of walking along with eyes glued to a smart phone. If I tried that now, I’d… Continue reading

Kitsap Bank awards 12 scholarships to employee children

Students from South Kitsap, North Kitsap, Central Kitsap and Kingston named award winners.