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Independence Day celebration kicks off with Bremerton Bridge Blast July 1 | Slideshow

BREMERTON — The first Bremerton Bridge Blast blasted off Independence Day celebrations in Kitsap County on July 1, with a fireworks show consisting of 8,562… Continue reading

A bit about the Swallows of Capistrano

According to folklore, the cliff swallows return annually to the famous Mission of San Juan Capistrano on St. Joseph’s Day, March 19. The village of… Continue reading

Preparing for the 4th: Keeping your pet safe during festivities

While shooting off fireworks on the Fourth of July and having a barbecue with family and friends can be popular with humans, these festivities can… Continue reading

Custom-made paddle boat is displayed on Liberty Bay

POULSBO — With 3.5-inch engines, 80 square feet of tubing and one large paddle wheel, Allan D. Dunlap’s paddle boat touched the Liberty Bay water… Continue reading

Emergency number for fireworks issues established

To avoid overwhelming the 911 reporting system during this year’s Fourth of July holiday — a busy time for emergency responders — Kitsap authorities have… Continue reading

Dylan Fabrics is moving to Silverdale

Owner says she’s ‘losing business’ because of lack of parking in downtown Bremerton

What are you planning to do on Independence Day? | Street Talk

Carissa and Regan Walker, Kingston: “We are going to go down and enjoy the Kingston 4th of July Parade and maybe the fireworks.” William Mash,… Continue reading

Kids can have fun, learn lifelong skills at summer Drama Kids camp in Bremerton

BREMERTON — Drama camp for kids isn’t just about them reciting lines someone else wrote for them. It’s about teaching children life skills and boosting… Continue reading

Outreach and chivalry a key aspect of the Kingdom of An Tir

This is the fifth and final installment in a series of articles about the Society for Creative Anachronism’s Kingdom of An Tir. There is more… Continue reading

Summer STEAM a way to introduce science on school break

KEYPORT — Summer STEAM returns to the U.S. Naval Undersea Museum starting July 5. This weekly program enables students in kindergarten through 12th grade and… Continue reading

OC art students beautify West Bremerton with mural project

BREMERTON — Bremerton is a little brighter, thanks to a vibrant new mural painted by Olympic College students. The mural adorns a wall near Juice… Continue reading

Kitsap Medieval Faire XXXV: An Tir’s demonstration of life in the Middle Ages | Slideshow

BREMERTON — The 35th annual Kitsap Medieval Faire, hosted by the Society for Creative Anachronism’s Kingdom of An Tir, was Saturday, June 3. At the… Continue reading

The Kingdom of An Tir: Royalty and peerage

The Kitsap Medieval Faire and the people behind it are gearing up for the 35th faire. The faire is presented by the Kingdom of An… Continue reading

Warriors of An Tir fight for kingdom, fun and friendship

The Kitsap Medieval Faire and the people behind it are gearing up for the 35th faire. The faire is presented by the Kingdom of An… Continue reading

Window art project shares ‘verve and excitement’ of downtown Bremerton

BREMERTON — Downtown Bremerton is home to a lot of businesses, from El Salvadoran food to books, fabrics to soap. But it is also home… Continue reading

Donating blood is ‘an easy way to make an impact’

Throughout the country, someone is needing a blood transfusion every two seconds, said Red Cross spokesperson Natividad Lewis. That means Red Cross must collect about… Continue reading

Hydros race here for Armed Forces Day

BREMERTON — Kitsap Lake will be closed over the weekend for the 2017 Armed Forces Regatta. On May 20-21, the lake will be used for… Continue reading

‘There’s something for everybody to do’ in the Kingdom of An Tir

The Kitsap Medieval Faire, and the people behind it, are gearing up for the 35th year. The faire is presented by the Kingdom of An… Continue reading

Kitsap law enforcement memorial service May 17

BREMERTON — The Kitsap County Law Enforcement Memorial Service is scheduled for 3 p.m. May 17, at Miller-Woodlawn Memorial Park, 5505 Kitsap Way, Bremerton. The… Continue reading

Isaiah Pajimula graduates USAF bootcamp

BREMERTON — AB Isaiah I. Pajimula, son of Allan Pajimula and Grace I. Pajimula,of Bremerton, recently graduated USAF bootcamp on April 28, 2017, from Lackland… Continue reading