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New AARP smart driver classes set

Sessions are in Manchester and Bremerton

Community Pride scholarship applications sought

Applicants must demonstrate a vision for the future of South Kitsap.

Splashdown!

Photographer Carrie Griffis captures a common merganser duck, or goosander, making a splash landing.

New driver safety course at Eagles

Other AARP classes set through April

Port Orchard artist has entry in CVG art show

Competition opens to the public on Saturday, Jan. 26.

Winners Circle at Sidney Art Gallery

Winning artists from last year’s Helen Norris Open Art Show are recognized at a reception.

McCormick Village Park not open — yet

PORT ORCHARD — While a ribbon-cutting ceremony Dec. 21 at the new McCormick Village Park on Old Clifton Road signaled that the second and final… Continue reading

Eagles donates $3,500 for Helpline’s holiday giving

PORT ORCHARD — The Port Orchard Eagles stepped up this Christmas holiday season to provide financial help for South Kitsap Helpline: $3,500 worth of assistance.… Continue reading

<strong>And a year ago … the Nimitz returns home (Dec. 15, 2017)</strong>
                                While the crew of the aircraft carrier USS Nimitz returned home to Naval Base Kitsap-Bremerton just in time for Christmas in December 2017, it’s worth a second look. The series of photos detailing the Nimitz homecoming won an award in the color photo essay competition in the Washington Newspaper Publishers Association journalism contest. As part of the essay, I followed newlywed Holly Carlson and her family as they anxiously waited for her husband Nicolai to disembark on the gangway.

Photo favorites of 2018

Editor’s photo selections highlight sadness, joy and the whimsical

<strong>And a year ago … the Nimitz returns home (Dec. 15, 2017)</strong>
                                While the crew of the aircraft carrier USS Nimitz returned home to Naval Base Kitsap-Bremerton just in time for Christmas in December 2017, it’s worth a second look. The series of photos detailing the Nimitz homecoming won an award in the color photo essay competition in the Washington Newspaper Publishers Association journalism contest. As part of the essay, I followed newlywed Holly Carlson and her family as they anxiously waited for her husband Nicolai to disembark on the gangway.

2018: A year in photos

Editor’s favorite images highlight tears, joy and the humorous

Kids weigh in on Christmas joy, reindeers and presents under the tree

Preschoolers have plenty to say about their favorite time of the year.

Knittin’ Tree clothing campaign underway

Kitsap Bank, Soroptimists sponsor knitwear clothing drive this holiday season.

Diminutive second-grader makes a big difference

Gloria leads fundraising effort at Olalla Elementary to buy art supplies for sick kids

Gallery | Kingston Cove Christmas 2018

Visitors by the hundreds flocked to Kingston’s Mike Wallace Park on Saturday, Dec. 1, to kick off the waterfront town’s holiday season. Kingston Cove Christmas… Continue reading

It’s beginning to look a lot like Christmas in Port Orchard

Festival of Chimes Lights celebrates its 20th year Saturday

Want to become a Fathoms Royal Court member?

There’s time to apply for this ‘life-changing’ opportunity, director says

Here comes Santa Claus!

St. Nick and his band of SKFR volunteers will make stops throughout December.

‘Junie B. Jones The Musical’ opens Friday at WWCA

Port Orchard musical production runs through Dec. 16

Line ‘em up: Scarecrow winners selected

Scarecrow contest a highlight of downtown Port Orchard’s Boo Bash.

Former Orchard Heights teacher to celebrate turning 90

Former students invited to attend birthday celebration.