POULSBO — This weekend, families in Dutch countries will celebrate St. Nicholas Day — an event of magic and tradition where the saint of generosity visits homes with treats for all.
SILVERDALE — After hearing public testimony, it was a “no-brainer,” as one resident called it, when the Kitsap County Board Commissioners adopted a policy for the county to maintain a working relationship with the local tribes.
KINGSTON — The familiar red gates located 1.5 miles north on Hansville Road are open and ready for the holiday tradition of purchasing that fine sweet smelling evergreens for the home. And, as usual, the popular pooches St. Mick and Suzi will be on hand to greet those who pass through those gates into St. Mick’s Tree Farm.
Location, location, location. Perhaps the North Kitsap School District should have considered the old real estate mantra before setting its sights on land that looks to be causing more controversy than consensus on West Kingston Road.
POULSBO — Given the fact the timeline is tight and although several community members spoke about potential problems associated with opening a school at the West Kingston site in 2006, school officials and the North Kitsap School District board of directors agreed to continue with the plan to open Kingston High School in three years.
POULSBO — Last year, the Lady Vikings basketball team traveled to Oak Harbor High School to play Coach Dan Weedin’s alma matter — but the Vikes were unable to come up with a win against the state-bound team.
POULSBO — The 9 to 5 grind isn’t such a drain when your office is the great outdoors and your commute is a short walk from your back porch.
It’s even more fun when your busiest work time is one of the most magical times of year.
POULSBO —Thanksgiving Day is a time for families to gather around the table and show their appreciation for all they have. It is also a day that brings a great deal of scheduled changes and closures.