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Bainbridge author helps aspiring writers find time to create

  • Aug 16, 2008 at 10:00AM updated Aug 18, 2008 at 10:45AM

Writers — novelists in particular — have an extremely difficult, yet widely coveted and strangely incurable gig. Behind the glamourous book tours and royalty checks of every author who is skilled (not to mention lucky) enough to get published — let alone make it big — there are hundreds of other scribes in basements or in corners of coffee shops rapping away at stories that might never even see the light of day.

What’s Up Weekend Wrock | Kitsap County Concert Calendar; Aug. 14

  • Aug 16, 2008 at 10:00AM updated Aug 18, 2008 at 10:43AM

About nine years ago, the Clearwater Casino was hosting a contest to find the best Elvis impersonator in the Northwest. Danny Vernon, a singing restaurant server and the Danny Zuko of a local production of “Grease” at the time, decided he’d try his hand.

Collective Visions' August art show is an eclectic collection

  • Aug 16, 2008 at 10:00AM updated Aug 18, 2008 at 10:42AM

Artist Anna Hoey matches wits with Wanda Garrity’s 3D for an exercise in fine art miscellanea. The showroom assaults me as I walk into Collective Visions to see Wanda Garrity and Anna Hoey’s dual exhibit Eclectic Perspectives. It’s almost difficult to know where to start on this smorgasbord.

FYI | Bremerton Patriot Announcements for Aug. 16

  • Aug 16, 2008 at 10:00AM updated Aug 18, 2008 at 10:39AM

BIRTHS AT HARRISON MEDICAL CENTER Thursday, July 31 A boy to Chelasea Buff and Adam Garcia of Bremerton. A girl to Addilee and Kenneth Healy Jr. of Bremerton. Saturday, Aug. 2 A girl to Christine and Roy Carpentier of Bremerton.

Bremerton Patriot Community Calendar | Aug. 16

  • Aug 16, 2008 at 10:00AM updated Aug 18, 2008 at 10:38AM

WASTE NOT: Bring your old electronic equipment to the Community Electronic Waste Recycling Day with a portion of proceeds to benefit Children of the Nations; today, Aug. 16, 9 a.m.-2 p.m.; Central Kitsap High School faculty parking lot, 3700 Anderson Hill Road, Silverdale; collection fees range from $9 to $44.

Not exactly a frosting fix at McGavin Bakery

  • Aug 16, 2008 at 10:00AM updated Aug 18, 2008 at 10:38AM

KCCDC names Salazar new board member | Bremerton Patriot Business Briefs

  • Aug 16, 2008 at 10:00AM updated Aug 18, 2008 at 10:36AM

The Kitsap County Community Development Corporation (KCCDC) added Kathy Salazar, owner and broker of Real Estate Connexion of Kitsap County, to its board. She specializes in building business through relationships.

What’s going on | Kitsap County Events Calendar for Aug. 16

  • Aug 16, 2008 at 10:00AM updated Aug 18, 2008 at 10:30AM

THE f67 CAMERA CLUB: Will be meeting at 7 p.m. Aug. 18 in room 106 of the art building at Olympic College Bremerton for a special monochrome only print night and workshop. Visitors welcome. Info: www.f67cameraclub.org or call (360) 275-3019.

Bremerton School District interim superintendent search continues

  • Aug 16, 2008 at 10:00AM updated Aug 18, 2008 at 10:29AM

As the 2008-09 school year looms, the Bremerton School District (BSD) Board of Directors continues its search for an interim superintendent to relieve pro tem superintendent Linda Jenkins, who stepped in July 1 after Bette Hyde retired.

WSP named best law enforcement agency in the country

  • Aug 16, 2008 at 10:00AM updated Aug 18, 2008 at 10:25AM

Washington State Patrol (WSP) was named the best police agency of its size in 2006. In 2007, the department took it one step further. Gov. Chris Gregoire announced Tuesday that the International Association of Chiefs of Police (IACP) named WSP the best law enforcement agency in the nation for 2007.

35th Legislative District: Friendship will come down to Aug. 19 wire

  • Aug 16, 2008 at 3:00PM updated Aug 18, 2008 at 10:02AM

Four middle-aged men eyeing the open 35th District House seat brought their sales pitches to the Bremerton Area Chamber of Commerce’s Eggs and Issues the other day, stressing “not one of us is a bad guy” and promising a “clean, solid, good campaign.”

Video shows impact of drunk drivers on residents of Kitsap County

  • Aug 8, 2008 at 4:59PM updated Aug 16, 2008 at 12:53PM

Bremerton Patriot Letters to the Editor | Aug. 16

  • Aug 16, 2008 at 3:00PM

On July 15, we lost our son, Malachi DeWalt, to a tragic accident. It was the most devastating day of our lives and will continue to keep hold of us for the remainder of our lives. When we were at our lowest, family, friends, complete strangers and local businesses came to our aid. So with this letter, we would like to thank the following families: Thomas, Dozier, Jones, Johnson, Stockton, Square, Lawrence, Wett, Gaines and extended DeWalt family members.

Kitsap County Stampede Cowpokes help make rodeo a success

  • Aug 16, 2008 at 1:00AM

When the Kitsap County Stampede Cowpokes formed some 11 years ago, meetings were at local bars. Notes, if taken at all, were jotted down on coasters.

YWCA celebrates 60 years of service in Kitsap County

  • Aug 15, 2008 at 12:20PM

Dicks, Bozeman praise organization for its human service efforts.

Kitsap County: DUI victim’s memory kept alive through emphasis patrols

  • Aug 16, 2008 at 11:00AM

It’s been a few years since 20-year-old Heather Meadows died, but the Washington Traffic Safety Commission and local police agencies want to make sure she’s never forgotten.

10-year-old Tucker Alexander raises $1,500 for Bremerton Foodline

  • Aug 16, 2008 at 11:00AM

Tucker Alexander was 4 years old when she hosted her first summer yard sale. With the help of her mom, Ivaly Alexander, Tucker baked bread, crafted handmade bookmarks and sold vegetables from the family garden, donating the approximate $100 in proceeds to Bremerton Foodline (BFL).

Drive hammered and you will get nailed

  • Aug 16, 2008 at 10:00AM

Heather Meadows was only 20 years old when her life was cut short by a drunk driver in 2005.

Port Orchard couple takes charge of Ceasar’s

  • Aug 16, 2008 at 12:00AM

Sean Cochran drove by Ceasar’s Restaurant & Bar every day and the “For Sale” sign always caught his eye.

Perkins goes back to back at Silverdale Thunder

  • Aug 16, 2008 at 12:00AM

Some people have a lucky charm, like a penny, rabbit’s foot or a four-leaf clover.

State, Bremerton up math standards

  • Aug 16, 2008 at 12:00AM

State-wide revised K-8 math standards will raise the bar on math curriculum in Bremerton School District (BSD) classrooms.

Responding to the changing faces of Kitsap

  • Aug 16, 2008 at 12:00AM

Almost six months after the ninth annual Salad Bowl Sunday at Crossroads Neighborhood Church in East Bremerton celebrated Kitsap County’s diversity with an evening of food, fellowship and fun, the Bremerton School District and several community leaders are teaming up for another cultural event.

A bad day and a warrant POLICE LOG

  • Aug 16, 2008 at 12:00AM

A deputy was driving northbound on National Avenue approaching F Street in Navy Yard City at 2:45 p.m. Aug. 9 when he spotted a man walking alongside a dog.

Illahee culvert project to begin Monday

  • Aug 16, 2008 at 12:00AM

The permits are in place, meaning work to repair the section of Illahee Road washed out by a December 2007 storm will begin Monday, according to Kitsap County Public Works.

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