Bainbridge Island

Island resident Greg Nance pulls up to the end of Point Monroe Drive near Fay Bainbridge Park during his endurance run around Bainbridge. (Mark Krulish/Kitsap News Group)

With community encouragement, Greg Nance completes his run around Bainbridge Island

For the rare few among us who enjoy putting ourselves through the rigorous training required to complete great physical feats, life can be lonely. Long… Continue reading

Island resident Greg Nance pulls up to the end of Point Monroe Drive near Fay Bainbridge Park during his endurance run around Bainbridge. (Mark Krulish/Kitsap News Group)
Photo courtesy Pete Saloutos                                Greg Nance, a 2007 Bainbridge High School graduate, will run the island’s entire shoreline on Aug. 18 to raise awareness for mental health issues.

BHS grad Greg Nance to run island shoreline for mental health and addiction support

On the surface, just about anyone would be envious of Greg Nance. He grew up in a loving family and attended Bainbridge High School, where… Continue reading

Photo courtesy Pete Saloutos                                Greg Nance, a 2007 Bainbridge High School graduate, will run the island’s entire shoreline on Aug. 18 to raise awareness for mental health issues.

BISD Board adopts reopening plan

The Bainbridge Island School District Board of Directors affirmed at their regular meeting on July 30 its commitment to starting the school year remotely. As… Continue reading

Q&A with local sound composer and musician Alan Jones

Q&A with local sound composer and musician Alan Jones

Jones recently composed a piece using sounds from the Japanese American Exclusion Memorial

Q&A with local sound composer and musician Alan Jones
BIPD Chief Joe Clark reviews use of force protocols, council discusses defunding the police

BIPD Chief Joe Clark reviews use of force protocols, council discusses defunding the police

Police use of force is a hot topic in the U.S. right now in the wake of the death of George Floyd, which touched off… Continue reading

BIPD Chief Joe Clark reviews use of force protocols, council discusses defunding the police
Car Cruise set to tour Bainbridge Island

Car Cruise set to tour Bainbridge Island

This month’s event will take place July 28 from 5:30 p.m. to 6:30 p.m.

Car Cruise set to tour Bainbridge Island
The Bainbridge football team, shown here celebrating their 2019 Agate Cup win over North Kitsap, will have to wait until March of 2021 to get a chance to defend the cup. (Review file photo)

WIAA to move most fall sports to March 2021

Friday night lights won’t be returning in 2020 for high school sports fans in Kitsap. The Washington Interscholastic Activities Association made it official Tuesday that… Continue reading

The Bainbridge football team, shown here celebrating their 2019 Agate Cup win over North Kitsap, will have to wait until March of 2021 to get a chance to defend the cup. (Review file photo)
Islanders can become a part of pickleball history

Islanders can become a part of pickleball history

The Bainbridge Island Parks Foundation is building a pickleball center at Battle Point Park, and residents have an opportunity to become a part of history.… Continue reading

Islanders can become a part of pickleball history
Washington State Parks ‘roofed accommodations’ now available for rent

Washington State Parks ‘roofed accommodations’ now available for rent

Bainbridge Island Metropolitan Parks & Recreation District cabins also available for rent

Washington State Parks ‘roofed accommodations’ now available for rent
Photo courtesy of the Bainbridge Island School District | Construction began on the new Captain Johnson Blakely Elementary, in March 2018.
Photo courtesy of the Bainbridge Island School District | Construction began on the new Captain Johnson Blakely Elementary, in March 2018.
A sweet new treat: Pleasant Beach Donuts thrives despite pandemic

A sweet new treat: Pleasant Beach Donuts thrives despite pandemic

Bainbridge Island’s only donut-devoted shop recently opened for business mid-pandemic

A sweet new treat: Pleasant Beach Donuts thrives despite pandemic
Knights of Columbus to host peninsula-wide food drive Sunday

Knights of Columbus to host peninsula-wide food drive Sunday

Churches from around the Kitsap Peninsula will simultaneously hold a “peninsula-wide” food drive this weekend to collect canned goods and other non-perishables for local food… Continue reading

Knights of Columbus to host peninsula-wide food drive Sunday
Attainable island hikes for an approaching summer

Attainable island hikes for an approaching summer

As Bainbridge Island slowly reopens for business and operations amidst the COVID-19 pandemic, so are many parks and trails for folks to start getting out,… Continue reading

Attainable island hikes for an approaching summer
Burglary suspect caught in Suquamish

Burglary suspect caught in Suquamish

Police: suspect burglarized at least one Port Madison area residence

Burglary suspect caught in Suquamish
Agate Pass Bridge painting ramps up after winter break

Agate Pass Bridge painting ramps up after winter break

As winter comes to a close, the Washington Department of Transportation crews resumed work finishing the paint job on the Agate Passage Bridge on Monday,… Continue reading

Agate Pass Bridge painting ramps up after winter break
Camie Yeik Devitt receives her Hall of Fame award from Kitsap Athletic Roundtable President Noah Garguile. (Mark Krulish/Kitsap News Group)

Memories old and new created at KAR Hall of Fame induction

POULSBO — It’s tough to top being inducted into your local sports hall of fame, but Camie (Yeik) Devitt managed to do just that this… Continue reading

Camie Yeik Devitt receives her Hall of Fame award from Kitsap Athletic Roundtable President Noah Garguile. (Mark Krulish/Kitsap News Group)
Joel Wright

Joel Wright

Feb. 27, 1951 – Dec. 20, 2019

Joel Wright
Paula Ensign

Paula Ensign

June 27, 1951 – Dec. 30, 2019

Paula Ensign
Yaroslavna Adams

Yaroslavna Adams

March 21, 1971 – Dec. 20, 2019

Yaroslavna Adams
Blair Crimmins. (photo courtesy of Blair Crimmins)

Blair Crimmins to bring Dixieland to Bainbridge’s Treehouse Café

All the way from Atlanta comes Blair Crimmins and The Hookers, bringing their Dixieland and 1920s Ragtime stylings to the Treehouse Café on Bainbridge Island,… Continue reading

Blair Crimmins. (photo courtesy of Blair Crimmins)