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- Nov 6, 2009 at 9:00AM updated at 11:10AM
A quick look at What's Up in the coming days on the Kitsap Peninsula.
- Nov 6, 2009 at 9:00AM updated at 11:03AM
Ragtime pianist and Congress-designated National Treasure Bob Milne comes to the island for a one night only show, Nov. 8.
- Nov 6, 2009 at 10:38AM
First Friday Art Walks in Bremerton and Bainbridge, Nov. 6.
- Nov 6, 2009 at 10:43AM
The Kratt brothers bring their animal adventure show to Bainbridge High School Nov. 7 to benefit the Kids Discovery Museum.
- Nov 10, 2009 at 1:00PM updated Nov 11, 2009 at 11:03AM
Sounders FC broadcaster, former Seattle U. coach assumes second-year club.
- Nov 13, 2009 at 12:00PM updated Nov 17, 2009 at 2:32PM
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.
- Nov 16, 2009 at 12:13PM
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.”
- Nov 18, 2009 at 2:30PM
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.
- Nov 24, 2009 at 3:13PM
- Dec 3, 2009 at 12:46PM
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.
- Dec 4, 2009 at 12:09PM
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- Dec 4, 2009 at 1:20PM
- Dec 8, 2009 at 5:00PM updated Dec 9, 2009 at 9:33AM
Josh Brown has announced his intention to run for re-election in hopes of becoming the first Central Kitsap Commissioner to win a second term since 1990. “I’m proud of what we have been able to accomplish in the last three years,” Brown said. “We've made a positive impact on the county and have focused on how to build partnerships and work together.
- Dec 10, 2009 at 10:00AM updated Dec 14, 2009 at 10:50AM
The Kitsap County Jail has handed layoff notices to nine deputies, stating that some or all of them will no longer have their jobs after Dec. 31.
- Dec 10, 2009 at 10:00AM updated at 4:22PM
After nearly a month on the job, Kitsap County Parks and Recreation Director Jim Dunwiddie has submitted a list of departmental priorities to the county commissioners.
- Dec 10, 2009 at 4:45PM
- Dec 14, 2009 at 11:15AM
- Dec 15, 2009 at 3:03PM
The final 2010 budget as approved by the Kitsap Commissioners on Monday night trims expenditures across the board, but its impact extends beyond the employees and into all levels of the community.
- Dec 18, 2009 at 2:20PM
- Jan 7, 2010 at 9:11AM
- Jan 13, 2010 at 1:41PM
The Olympic Transfer Station in Bremerton is getting some needed upgrades, which could result in longer than usual lines from January 17 through January 21, according to the Kitsap County Department of Public Works.
- Jan 20, 2010 at 4:00PM updated Jan 21, 2010 at 10:05AM
An estimated 1,000 people crowded into a Lakewood church on Wednesday, paying tribute to a Port Orchard resident who lost her life during last week’s Haitian earthquake.