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  • Aug 23, 2008 at 12:00AM

COFFEE TALK: Steve Garfine is hosting a coffee for Connie Lord who is running for State Senate, 23rd District, as a chance for voters to meet her, ask questions and share concerns; Sun., Aug. 24, 3-5 p.m. Info on attending: Arlene Xenos at (425) 864-1572.

Stepping up for Tessie

  • Aug 23, 2008 at 12:00AM

Tessie Goheen has known for quite some time the deck was stacked against her when it came to her odds of having to wage her own battle against cancer.

Diversity speaker sends powerful message

  • Aug 23, 2008 at 12:00AM

A once-lonely child, a high school dropout, a serious self-reflector, an emblem of personal growth, a critical thinker, a Harvard graduate — a product of diversity. That’s Samuel Betances in a nutshell.

Rodeo off to muddy start

  • Aug 23, 2008 at 12:00AM

As if riding a bull or horse, roping cattle or wrestling a steer weren’t hard enough already, Mother Nature decided to throw an additional obstacle at the cowboys and cowgirls competing at the opening day of the Kitsap County Fair & Stampede rodeo.

Saints win with Galloways

  • Aug 23, 2008 at 12:00AM

It didn’t take long for the West Sound Saints to earn new coach Bob Galloway a big ‘W.’

Acker turning eyes to Jackets’ offseason

  • Aug 23, 2008 at 12:00AM

This season was anything but easy for the Kitsap BlueJackets.

Friends, family bid Iraq-bound guardsmen farewell

  • Aug 23, 2008 at 12:00AM

A colorful poster reading, “Daddy, You’re My Hero” — and others of similar connotation — lined a wall of the Armory Building at Bremerton’s National Guard Readiness Center Tuesday, as camouflaged guardsmen, friends and family joined for a send-off celebration.

Bette Hyde returns to Bremerton School District

  • Aug 23, 2008 at 12:00AM

Bremerton School District (BSD) officials announced Wednesday morning that Bette Hyde accepted the district’s interim superintendent position, less than 24 hours after the board of directors made the offer public.

Plasterman not your average working stiff

  • Aug 23, 2008 at 12:00AM

A little girl stared at Plasterman for a few moments before dropping a dollar bill into the jar sitting at his feet.

Bette Hyde returning to Bremerton School District

  • Aug 20, 2008 at 11:00AM updated Aug 21, 2008 at 5:15PM

Winning Kitsap candidates emerge

  • Aug 19, 2008 at 8:24PM

Early primary results were released just after 8:00 p.m., giving Republican Tim Matthes the majority of the vote, followed by Democrat Charlotte Garrido. If these results hold, Monty Mahan will be eliminated from the race.

A review of ‘Recent Tragic Events’

  • Aug 23, 2008 at 12:00AM

Brazen script-centric theater ‘at the center of the free universe’ coming to libraries throughout Kitsap this fall.

Celebrate Summer Party at Bremerton Marina postponed

  • Aug 19, 2008 at 11:06AM

The Celebrate Summer Party with Northwest Boat Rentals at the Bremerton Marina has been cancelled due to the possibility of inclement weather. The event, sponsored by area chambers of commerce — including Bremerton, Silverdale and Port Orchard — was scheduled for 4:30-7:30 p.m. today, Tuesday, Aug. 19.

Something strange is afoot in gardens

  • Aug 23, 2008 at 12:00AM

This has been the strangest gardening year that I can remember. But, at my age, there are many things I can’t remember, and many things I think are strange. Maybe we have had more unusual years than this after all. If the phone calls and visits we’ve had to the Extension Office Master Gardener Clinic are any indication though, it has absolutely been a strange gardening year.

What’s going on

  • Aug 23, 2008 at 12:00AM

ARTS & CRAFTS

Stiller doesn’t quite call down the ‘Thunder’

  • Aug 23, 2008 at 12:00AM

“Tropic Thunder:”

Playing his heart out

  • Aug 23, 2008 at 12:00AM

Local celebrity James Hunnicutt abandons convention, becoming full-time musician and finds the meaning of success.

‘A Peaceful Solution’ comes to Kitsap through 8-year-old and his dad

  • Aug 23, 2008 at 12:00AM

Jack and Pat Moriarity’s YouTube version of the Willie Nelson tune featured online at the

Three Dog Night headlines the fair tonight

  • Aug 23, 2008 at 12:00AM

1970’s seven-piece supergroup comes to

Combatting the costs of prescription drugs

  • Aug 18, 2008 at 1:08PM

United Way giving out 'FamilyWize' discount cards.

Bremerton, Chicagoland Barista's Coffee spar over dress code

  • Aug 16, 2008 at 10:00AM updated Aug 18, 2008 at 11:24AM

A message on Chicagoland Barista’s Coffee owner Chris Tibbs’ cell phone from the city of Bremerton’s Department of Community Development (DCD) on Aug. 6 sent Tibbs scrambling to ensure his coffee stand at 601 Naval Ave. would remain open and his baristas wouldn’t be arrested for violating city codes.

Silver City Brewery celebrates ‘Kitsap Beer,' marks 75th year of prohibition repealed

  • Aug 16, 2008 at 10:00AM updated Aug 18, 2008 at 10:47AM

Silver City Brewery celebrates ‘Kitsap Beer’ marking the 75th year of prohibition repealed.

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.

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