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- posted Oct 9, 2009 at 12:45 PM— updated Oct 9, 2009 at 1:30 PM
Collective Visions Gallery's annual statewide juried fine art show seeks submissions for its 2010 exhibition.
- posted Oct 9, 2009 at 12:58 PM— updated Oct 9, 2009 at 5:24 PM
Jonathan Evison wins the state's top literary prize and sets his sights on a Strange Genius Award.
- posted Oct 9, 2009 at 1:13 PM
A community calendar of Kitsap happenings for the week, Oct. 9-15, 2009
- posted Oct 15, 2009 at 1:57 PM
Kitsap County has sent out its ballots for this year’s election, distributing 142,471 ballots in 271 different configurations.
- posted Oct 16, 2009 at 11:42 AM— updated Oct 16, 2009 at 2:24 PM
Renowned travel writer Rick Steves ruminates on traveling thoughtfully in his latest book and at the Bainbridge High School Commons, Oct. 22.
- posted Oct 28, 2009 at 10:52 AM— updated Oct 30, 2009 at 11:52 AM
Bestselling author Neil Gaiman pledges a holiday visit the indie bookstore with the best ‘Graveyard’ bash.
- posted Oct 28, 2009 at 10:57 AM— updated Oct 30, 2009 at 11:52 AM
Local movie houses hosting the old cult classic for Halloween.
- posted Oct 28, 2009 at 3:09 PM
The Washington State Legislature probably won’t provide new support for the Washington State Ferries during its upcoming session, so ferry advocates are targeting 2011 as the time when it will receive significant new funding, according to information presented to the Port Orchard City Council on Tuesday.
- posted Oct 30, 2009 at 11:29 AM
Jerry Holland memorial concert, ceili and chowder to benefit students of the Scottish tradition, Nov. 1 at the Island Music Center.
- posted Nov 3, 2009 at 4:02 PM
- posted Nov 4, 2009 at 4:24 PM
After just over a year on the job, Kitsap County’s chief budget officer is leaving his position to return to Florida for personal reasons.
- posted Nov 5, 2009 at 3:13 PM— updated Nov 6, 2009 at 4:55 PM
- posted Nov 6, 2009 at 9:06 AM— updated Nov 6, 2009 at 11:10 AM
A quick look at What's Up in the coming days on the Kitsap Peninsula.
- posted Nov 6, 2009 at 9:23 AM— updated Nov 6, 2009 at 11:03 AM
Ragtime pianist and Congress-designated National Treasure Bob Milne comes to the island for a one night only show, Nov. 8.
- posted Nov 6, 2009 at 10:38 AM— updated Nov 6, 2009 at 11:01 AM
First Friday Art Walks in Bremerton and Bainbridge, Nov. 6.
- posted Nov 6, 2009 at 10:43 AM— updated Nov 6, 2009 at 11:11 AM
The Kratt brothers bring their animal adventure show to Bainbridge High School Nov. 7 to benefit the Kids Discovery Museum.
- posted Nov 10, 2009 at 1:48 PM— updated Nov 11, 2009 at 11:03 AM
Sounders FC broadcaster, former Seattle U. coach assumes second-year club.
- posted Nov 13, 2009 at 1:00 PM— updated Nov 17, 2009 at 2:32 PM
The general consensus among the press and her publishers is that “The Lacuna” — Barbara Kingsolver’s first novel in nine years — is the New York Times’ bestselling author’s most accomplished work to date. When asked if she considers this latest book her most accomplished, and if so why, Kingsolver responded with an impervious kindness, “I couldn’t possibly say that, because my mother taught me not to brag.” But she does agree “The Lacuna” — which she’ll read from at 7:30 p.m. Nov. 20 at a free West Sound Reads event at the Bainbridge High School gymnasium — was, indeed, a massive undertaking.
- posted Nov 16, 2009 at 12:13 PM
The Kitsap County Prosecutor’s Office has submitted its budget-cut plan, along with a warning that many crimes will now go unpunished. “We will continue to prosecute the most important felony cases,” said Prosector Russell Hauge. “But the less serious cases, those around the edges, will fall off the table.”
- posted Nov 18, 2009 at 2:30 PM— updated Nov 18, 2009 at 3:57 PM
Kitsap County has filed an appeal to the State Supreme Court, hoping it will overrule a September Court of Appeals decision regarding the application of the county’s Critical Areas Ordinance as it pertains to shoreline setbacks.
- posted Nov 24, 2009 at 3:13 PM
- posted Dec 3, 2009 at 12:46 PM
Kitsap County is hosting a meeting between community leaders and the U.S. Census Bureau to encourage participation in the upcoming Census, but officials are having little success reaching their intended audience.
- posted Dec 4, 2009 at 12:09 PM
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- posted Dec 4, 2009 at 12:40 PM