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Master Gardeners and first-timers dig into Bremerton's Blueberry Park

  • May 15, 2009 at 9:59AM

“We’ve been doing this for, what, 50,000 years as a civilization,” Melodie Malcom said, digging into her 10- by 20-foot plot on the opening weekend of the Blueberry Park P-Patch along Sylvan Way in Bremerton. “I think it’s about time we got back to that.”

The Dirt on Good Soil | With Local Expert Dave Peters

  • May 15, 2009 at 10:01AM

If you’re one of the growing number of folks aiming to grow veggies this season, whether in the community p-patch or your own backyard, one of the most important components is the soil in which you’re planting.

DIG THIS | Veggie Gardens Galore

  • May 15, 2009 at 9:53AM

My husband Pat gave me the most wonderful Mother’s Day present. He built me three gigantic raised beds and then he and I, on Mother’s Day weekend, shoveled and moved literally several tons of composted soil into the beds. This past week I planted the following types of seeds:

An insatiable hunger for shrimp and scuba | Beyond Kitsap

  • May 13, 2009 at 2:16PM updated May 15, 2009 at 11:28AM

Continuing the journey along Highway 101, Beyond Kitsap, seeking fresh Hood Canal shrimp and an impromptu scuba trip. Who knew you a press pass wouldn't pass for scuba certification?

Old Kingston Firehouse becomes town's first movie-plex

  • May 13, 2009 at 2:19PM updated May 15, 2009 at 11:27AM

Kingston celebrated its first movie theater Thursday night with a sold-out black-tie soiree, replete with bright lights and limousines, and a red carpet entrance at the old firehouse off highway 104 downtown. But it seems they’re celebrating more than just the town’s first silver screens.

Tumbledown set to release debut full-length May 19

  • May 13, 2009 at 2:18PM updated May 15, 2009 at 11:27AM

arlier this year, Tumbledown — MxPx frontman Mike Herrera’s pop-punk-abilly side project — traveled down to Austin, Texas, for South by Southwest. And they came back with a record deal. The self-titled debut full-length, with wicked cover art from the famed tattoo artist Oliver Peck, is due out on the Austin-based label End Sounds in stores and online May 19.

Reflections on meeting the Dalai Lama | At the Lynwood

  • May 13, 2009 at 2:15PM updated May 15, 2009 at 11:26AM

At the edge of the millennium, The Dalai Lama of Tibet invited 40 of the West’s leading, most innovative thinkers in their respective fields to his residence tucked away in the Himalayan mountains of Northern India to discuss the world’s problems and how we can solve them. What transpired was captured by an 18-person, five-camera film crew and made into the documentary “Dalai Lama Renaissance.”

Gun advocates clamor for firearms, ammo

  • May 14, 2009 at 3:00PM updated May 15, 2009 at 10:48AM

Two years.

Sound Publishing wins three SNA awards for Web projects

  • May 15, 2009 at 9:12AM

Sound Publishing took home a trio of top prizes in Suburban Newspapers of America's 2009 Local Community Web Site Contest.

Nothing compares to a hometown parade

  • May 14, 2009 at 3:00PM

The streets of downtown Bremerton will be transformed tomorrow into a jovial celebration of America’s bravest men and women.


  • May 14, 2009 at 3:00PM

Health care and rights, continued...

  • May 14, 2009 at 3:00PM

In a previous column, I made the point that health care was not a basic right. I received some pointed criticism for that position. The importance of the underlying precepts of “rights,” requires further consideration of the issue.

Sailor’s delight

  • May 14, 2009 at 3:00PM

A world-renowned sailor lives right here in Kitsap County and he plans to participate in the first-ever Kitsap Cup Regatta next weekend.

Community ‘stands down’ for vets

  • May 14, 2009 at 3:00PM

The President’s Hall at the Kitsap County Fairgrounds was an essential stop for veterans, active duty servicemembers and their families May 7 for one-stop free and vital information during the Stand Down for Veterans and Families.


  • May 14, 2009 at 3:00PM


KCR Head Start gives kids, families hands-on food experience

  • May 14, 2009 at 3:00PM

Kitsap Community Resources’ Head Start program has a new place for learning to take place and it’s not in the classroom.


  • May 14, 2009 at 3:00PM

GET FUNKY: The Toughtimes return to The Hi-Fidelity Lounge with hard rockin’ blues and funky soul sounds; Fri. and Sat., May 15 and 16; 9 p.m.; 2711 Sixth St., Bremerton; Friday free; Saturday $3. 21 and older only with ID. Info:

Washington Youth Academy taking a ‘ride on the wild side’

  • May 14, 2009 at 3:00PM

Drivers passing by Pendergast Park at about 9 a.m. Sunday, May 31 will hear the roar of motorcycle engines permeating the air, or at least that is the hope.

Saddle up

  • May 14, 2009 at 3:00PM

It started out with puppies.

Turning trash into fashion treasure

  • May 14, 2009 at 3:00PM

To say Madonna Hanna, fashion marketing teacher at Bremerton High School, is proud of her students is like saying water is wet.

Business briefs

  • May 14, 2009 at 3:00PM

Pumas perfect, ready to play host

  • May 14, 2009 at 3:00PM

YAKIMA — The Kitsap Pumas, playing their second regular-season match, beat the Yakima Reds 2-0 at Marquette Stadium May 9.

Trio leads Knights track to sub-districts.

  • May 14, 2009 at 3:00PM

There’s a new kid on the Bremerton track and field block — and he and a few of his buddies are beginning to bully the competition.

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