Holidays

Check out these romantic Valentine’s Day events

Check out these romantic Valentine’s Day events

For those looking for a special night with their significant other, here there are a couple of local Valentine’s Day events to consider. Valentine’s Day… Continue reading

 

Poulsbo Lighted Ships Parade celebrates 50 Years

Poulsbo Lighted Ships Parade celebrates 50 Years

The City of Poulsbo and Mayor Becky Erickson have declared Dec. 14, “Poulsbo Yacht Club Lighted Ships Parade Day,” in honor of the 50 years… Continue reading

 

Poulsbo Christmas tree lighting Nov. 29

Poulsbo Christmas tree lighting Nov. 29

Join the community at the corner of Viking Ave and Lindvig Way, by the Viking statue and ring in the holiday season during the annual… Continue reading

 

Gallery | Downtown Poulsbo lights up for the holidays

Gallery | Downtown Poulsbo lights up for the holidays

Santa’s elves were busy helping the Downtown Poulsbo Historical Association decorate for the Holidays. Here a few photos of the Viking City all lit up… Continue reading

Gallery | Downtown Poulsbo lights up for the holidays
Silverdale Rotary Turkey Trot set for Thanksgiving morning

Silverdale Rotary Turkey Trot set for Thanksgiving morning

Funds raised from event will support community activities, including Central Kitsap Food Bank

Silverdale Rotary Turkey Trot set for Thanksgiving morning
National nonprofit to distribute 300 free meals to Silverdale military families

National nonprofit to distribute 300 free meals to Silverdale military families

Event is Wednesday, November 20, from 4 to 7 p.m. at the Best Western Plus Silverdale Beach Hotel

National nonprofit to distribute 300 free meals to Silverdale military families
Kitsap Transit announces Holiday Service schedule for Labor Day
Kitsap Transit announces Holiday Service schedule for Labor Day
About 150 stuffed animals were donated to Harrison Hospital’s ER by the Olympic Vintage Auto Club.                                Michelle Beahm / Kitsap News Group

150 bears swarm Harrison ER to bring joy to children

SILVERDALE — Bears are normally solitary animals, but on Dec. 7, about 150 teddy bears and their friends gathered at the emergency room entrance of… Continue reading

About 150 stuffed animals were donated to Harrison Hospital’s ER by the Olympic Vintage Auto Club.                                Michelle Beahm / Kitsap News Group
Bob Carter repaired the 600 lights that decorate the Tracyton Community Tree.                                Michelle Beahm / Kitsap News Group
Bob Carter repaired the 600 lights that decorate the Tracyton Community Tree.                                Michelle Beahm / Kitsap News Group
Toy drive for ill children at it again this year

Toy drive for ill children at it again this year

BREMERTON — Last year, Zachary Darner, 8, and a friend collected 259 toys — more than five times their goal — to donate to children… Continue reading

Toy drive for ill children at it again this year
2017 Armed Forces Day Parade | Slideshow

2017 Armed Forces Day Parade | Slideshow

BREMERTON — The 69th annual Kitsap Credit Union Armed Forces Day Parade took place May 20. Participating were school bands, representatives from military branches, veterans… Continue reading

2017 Armed Forces Day Parade | Slideshow
26th annual St. Patrick’s Day Parade | Slideshow

26th annual St. Patrick’s Day Parade | Slideshow

BREMERTON — The 26th annual St. Patrick’s Day Parade in downtown Bremerton drew a small crowd on Feb. 18. The parade, which started at 11… Continue reading

26th annual St. Patrick’s Day Parade | Slideshow
Participants in the 2016 Bremerton St. Patrick’s Day parade pass out gold coins to spectators.                                Michelle Beahm / Kitsap News Group

Hunt for 1,000 gold coins for St. Paddy’s Day in downtown Bremerton

BREMERTON — This St. Patrick’s Day weekend, gather your kids and hunt around downtown Bremerton for lucky leprechaun gold. A thousand gold pieces will be… Continue reading

Participants in the 2016 Bremerton St. Patrick’s Day parade pass out gold coins to spectators.                                Michelle Beahm / Kitsap News Group
Paul Weaver tattoos Chelsey Freeman with flash art. Michelle Beahm / Kitsap News Group

‘Little bit of love, little bit of hate’: The Clinic Tattoo has something for everyone

BREMERTON — The Clinic Tattoo in Bremerton held a super sale on Valentine’s Day, offering a select list of flash art for only $14, with… Continue reading

Paul Weaver tattoos Chelsey Freeman with flash art. Michelle Beahm / Kitsap News Group
Cheryl Nuñez speaks at the 23rd annual Martin Luther King Jr. Celebration on Jan. 16 at the Kitsap County Fairgrounds. Michelle Beahm / Kitsap News Group

Martin Luther King Jr. celebration stresses the ‘fierce urgency of now’

BREMERTON — At the 23rd annual celebration of the Rev. Dr. Martin Luther King Jr.’s life, speakers stressed that Americans today are, in the words… Continue reading

Cheryl Nuñez speaks at the 23rd annual Martin Luther King Jr. Celebration on Jan. 16 at the Kitsap County Fairgrounds. Michelle Beahm / Kitsap News Group
‘Tis the season for holiday decorations

‘Tis the season for holiday decorations

From lights to lawn ornaments, musical backgrounds to timed displays, there are some houses in the community that are decorated with awe-inspiring displays throughout the… Continue reading

‘Tis the season for holiday decorations

You can recycle after Christmas — including your tree

KITSAP COUNTY — While you’re busily decorating your Christmas tree for the holiday season, keep in mind that you can recycle it once the celebration… Continue reading