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Six songs of protest that still resonate today

Six songs of protest that still resonate today

As the nation grapples with the continual systemic issues of racial injustice and police brutality, recently magnified by the death of George Floyd on May… Continue reading

Six songs of protest that still resonate today
Bremerton WestSound Symphony gets family-friendly with ‘Fairy Tales & Legends’

Bremerton WestSound Symphony gets family-friendly with ‘Fairy Tales & Legends’

Half-priced tickets are available for youth ages 18 and younger

Bremerton WestSound Symphony gets family-friendly with ‘Fairy Tales & Legends’
The mighty Viking guard to Poulsbo stands sentinel in the snow.

More snow for Poulsbo | Gallery

Additional inches of snow overnight added to Poulsbo’s growing winter wonderland aesthetic on Wednesday. Here are a few of our favorite photos from around town.… Continue reading

The mighty Viking guard to Poulsbo stands sentinel in the snow.
These beginner painters follow instructor Danielle Rimbert’s directions as they put down colors depicting their painting’s background. (Bob Smith | Kitsap Daily News)

A splash of color on an inky night

Beginner painters create their own natural beauty on canvas

These beginner painters follow instructor Danielle Rimbert’s directions as they put down colors depicting their painting’s background. (Bob Smith | Kitsap Daily News)
Sticking to those New Year’s resolutions

Sticking to those New Year’s resolutions

They are easier made than accomplished, experts say

  • Jan 10, 2020
  • By MIKE DE FELICE Special to the Independent
  • South Kitsap
Sticking to those New Year’s resolutions
Broken? Let Fix-It Fair fix it

Broken? Let Fix-It Fair fix it

Session set for Saturday, Jan. 25 at Givens Community and Senior Center in Port Orchard

Broken? Let Fix-It Fair fix it
The birth of Puget Sound

The birth of Puget Sound

Ever wonder what our region looked like in the distant past, before there was nary a human being around (much less a McDonald’s)? There was… Continue reading

The birth of Puget Sound
Bay Street Bistro dishes up an expanded look

Bay Street Bistro dishes up an expanded look

Port Orchard restaurant’s new look was two years in the making

Bay Street Bistro dishes up an expanded look
The ‘Giving Tree’ continues to receive

The ‘Giving Tree’ continues to receive

Port Orchard Police Department collecting a treasure trove of holiday gifts

The ‘Giving Tree’ continues to receive
American Legion Post 30 is a century old

American Legion Post 30 is a century old

Port Orchard organization dedicates monument at its headquarters building

American Legion Post 30 is a century old
Port Orchard Yacht Club’s Lighted Boat Parade is Saturday

Port Orchard Yacht Club’s Lighted Boat Parade is Saturday

This is the 63rd annual event in Puget Sound waters

Port Orchard Yacht Club’s Lighted Boat Parade is Saturday
Kingston shines bright on the waterfront

Kingston shines bright on the waterfront

On Saturday the Kingston waterfront once again came alive with light during the annual Kingston Cove Christmas celebration. Plenty of food vendors were on hand,… Continue reading

Kingston shines bright on the waterfront
Bay Street to go ‘full Santa’ on Saturday

Bay Street to go ‘full Santa’ on Saturday

Festival of Chimes and Lights takes its 21st bow

Bay Street to go ‘full Santa’ on Saturday
Seattle-born versatile singer-actor shares his vocal talents on Roxy stage

Seattle-born versatile singer-actor shares his vocal talents on Roxy stage

Brian Stokes Mitchell returns to his roots for Historic Roxy Theatre benefit

Seattle-born versatile singer-actor shares his vocal talents on Roxy stage
City Council, mayor to scour for holiday spirit

City Council, mayor to scour for holiday spirit

The public is invited to ride along Dec. 16

City Council, mayor to scour for holiday spirit
Holiday traditions from Kiwanis

Holiday traditions from Kiwanis

By Pat Bennett-Forman Kingston Kiwanis invites the community to share in two holiday service traditions in the coming weeks. First, on Dec. 7, members welcome… Continue reading

  • Nov 28, 2019
Holiday traditions from Kiwanis
Gingerbread house contest set for December

Gingerbread house contest set for December

Entries on display at Port Orchard Market

Gingerbread house contest set for December
Oh, the fun you’ll have watching ‘Seussical the Musical’

Oh, the fun you’ll have watching ‘Seussical the Musical’

WWCA production ends on Dec. 22

Oh, the fun you’ll have watching ‘Seussical the Musical’
Fall gem festival at fairgrounds Nov. 23-24

Fall gem festival at fairgrounds Nov. 23-24

Kitsap Mineral and Gem Society to host event at county fairgrounds

Fall gem festival at fairgrounds Nov. 23-24
Giving Tree presents accepted at Port Orchard Market

Giving Tree presents accepted at Port Orchard Market

Sponsors asking for small, unwrapped gifts for seniors 65 and older

Giving Tree presents accepted at Port Orchard Market