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Bremerton Announcements | July 12

  • Jul 12, 2008 at 12:00PM updated Jul 14, 2008 at 12:01PM

Births, graduations, scholarship awards and more, all from the Bremerton area.

Cruisin’ in the sunset on Dyes Inlet | Photo

  • Jul 12, 2008 at 11:00AM updated Jul 14, 2008 at 11:55AM

What’s going on in Kitsap County | July 12

  • Jul 12, 2008 at 11:00AM updated Jul 14, 2008 at 11:48AM

A look at arts and entertainment in Kitsap County.

Silverdale 3-on-3 hoops tourney open for registration

  • Jul 12, 2008 at 11:00AM updated Jul 14, 2008 at 11:45AM

The second annual Silverdale Shootout 3-on-3 basketball tournament is now accepting registrations.

West Sound Senior Games lets old pros showcase their athletic talents

  • Jul 12, 2008 at 11:00AM updated Jul 14, 2008 at 11:43AM

With the 2008 Olympic Games in Beijing just weeks away, some Kitsap County residents are already in the athletic spirit.

Musings on the Seattle sports scene | Column

  • Jul 12, 2008 at 11:00AM updated Jul 14, 2008 at 11:38AM

It’s been a busy and interesting couple of weeks to be a Seattle sports fan. From welcome departures (like the M’s Thursday cut of first baseman Richie Sexson) to departures that weren’t (take a guess), from improved performances (the M’s are no longer the worst team in baseball!) to careers that might be ending (Shaun who?), Seattle sports fans have watched a turbulent, if not manic, series of events unfold.

Bremerton man didn’t like the movie | Police Blotter

  • Jul 12, 2008 at 11:00AM updated Jul 14, 2008 at 11:34AM

A deputy responded to a call regarding an intoxicated Bremerton man calling people names as they walked near Redwood Plaza on Riddell Road in East Bremerton at 8:30 p.m. The deputy told the man he needed to move along, but he eventually returned to the area.

Bremerton school board, advisory group interview 2 interim supt. candidates

  • Jul 12, 2008 at 11:00AM updated Jul 14, 2008 at 11:32AM

The Bremerton school board, and a 13-member advisory panel interviewed two finalists Tuesday for the district’s vacant interim superintendent job, a position the board hopes to fill before the 2008-09 school year begins.

Kitsap law enforcement hopes to shine more light on ‘Move Over Act’

  • Jul 12, 2008 at 11:00AM updated Jul 14, 2008 at 11:30AM

More than 40 cars blew by Washington State Patrol (WSP) Trooper Krista Hedstrom’s patrol vehicle alongside State Route 3 in Silverdale Tuesday afternoon as she issued a citation to a driver.

Kitsap Community Resources center awarded for 'green' efforts

  • Jul 11, 2008 at 12:00PM updated Jul 14, 2008 at 11:30AM

The new Kitsap Community Resources (KCR) Community Services Center stands tall — and green. The 22,000-square-foot building, completed in October 2007, recently earned a LEED Silver Certification from the U.S. Green Building Council Leadership in Energy and Environmental. LEED (Leadership in Energy and Environmental Design) Certificates are awarded to buildings that adhere to the highest sustainable living standards.

Kitsap’s Camp Invention puts ‘future scientists’ to work

  • Jul 12, 2008 at 11:00AM updated Jul 14, 2008 at 11:08AM

A handful of the area’s youngest creative minds joined Tuesday for day two of Camp Invention, a week-long summer program designed to spark science interest in elementary students through hands-on activities.

Bremerton's Jacki Hill signs letter of intent to WSU

  • Jul 12, 2008 at 4:00PM

Jacki Hill has always been a fierce competitor. Whether on the pitch, the hardwood or the track, Hill has always strived to do her best, excelling in all three sports and in the classroom. But without a little help from her family, it may not have been that way.

West Sound fire merger should enable more taxpayer involvement

  • Jul 12, 2008 at 4:00PM

The recent story concerning the proposed merger and formation of West Sound Fire & Rescue left me with some concerns. I think that most citizens would agree that our fire departments do a great job as they are currently organized. Therefore, any changes, mergers or restructuring should have a singular goal of cost savings for the citizens before they are even considered.

Bremerton firefighter Golnik sets record for tenure

  • Jul 12, 2008 at 4:00PM

On June 9, 1970, Paul Golnik walked into the Bremerton Fire Department’s headquarters ready for his first day on the job. Firefighters were out front washing the fire engines and Golnik had a good feeling about this new career path. “Within a few minutes I knew I was going to love this job,” he said. “I knew from the very beginning.”

Washington boater education card combats waterborne accidents

  • Jul 12, 2008 at 2:00PM

It’s prime boating season, meaning waterborne accidents, injuries and fatalities are on the rise around the state. To combat those dangers, the state recently passed a new education requirement, which began Jan. 1, requiring any boat operator between 12 and 20 years old to carry a boater education card when operating a motorboat of 15 horsepower or greater on Washington waterways, according to the Kitsap County Sheriff’s Office (KCSO).

Ovation! Musical Theater tackles Sondheim's ‘Into the Woods’

  • Jul 12, 2008 at 2:00PM

When the curtains are drawn on “Into the Woods” July 11, it will be a somewhat crowning moment for Ovation! Musical Theater. Not only does the production mark the burgeoning theater’s fifth production as a company, it also marks a level of achievement for the troupe. It’s one of those shows that’s been on the “to-do” list for quite some time.

Obama’s all about flip-flopping

  • Jul 12, 2008 at 12:00AM

After securing the presidential nomination by the Democratic Left and moving toward the political center, Obama has reversed himself on everything except abortion, homosexuality, raising taxes and opposition to off-shore drilling for oil. To date, his flip-flops include welfare reform, de-criminalization of marijuana possession, NAFTA, Cuba trade embargo, gun control, immunization of telecommunication firms involved in FISA, troop withdrawal from Iraq, faith-based charities and God knows what next. His liberal media backers cleverly describe this as “re-calibrating” his positions.

County set to take Illahee culvert construction bids

  • Jul 12, 2008 at 12:00AM

A washed-out section of Illahee road, closed since December 2007, is a little closer to reopening.

Group for hearing impaired sues WSF

  • Jul 12, 2008 at 12:00AM

For most frequent ferry riders, public announcements about safety, car alarms and misplaced wallets are a mundane part of the ferry experience.

Bremerton woman charged with fraud

  • Jul 12, 2008 at 12:00AM

The Attorney General’s Medicaid Fraud Control Unit (MFCU) charged a Bremerton woman Wednesday with nine counts of Medicaid fraud for billing the government for care she claimed to have provided to her mother long after her mother had died.

Shellfish closure expanded to Dyes Inlet, Port Wash. Narrows

  • Jul 12, 2008 at 12:00AM

Marine biotoxins that cause paralytic shellfish poisoning (PSP) — also known as “red tide” — have been detected in high levels in shellfish samples collected from Dyes Inlet in Silverdale. As a result, the Washington State Department of Health and the Kitsap County Health District have closed recreational shellfish harvesting in all of Dyes Inlet and the Port Washington Narrows, including all bays and inlets within the area. The closure is for all species of clams, oysters and mussels.

Bremerton man’s shooting death ruled suicide

  • Jul 12, 2008 at 12:00AM

A 27-year-old man found dead inside his Bremerton home Monday afternoon committed suicide, according to the Kitsap County Coroner’s Office.

Kitsap County sends out revaluation notices

  • Jul 12, 2008 at 12:00AM

The Kitsap County Assessors Office has sent out change of value notices to local property owners, with most reflecting a 3 to 5 percent decrease in the assessed value of their homes.

Kitsap Humane Society facing a ‘cat-a-palooza’

  • Jul 12, 2008 at 12:00AM

The Kitsap Humane Society (KHS) is in a furry flurry this summer.

Bainbridge is in bloom, two decades and counting

  • Jul 12, 2008 at 12:00AM

It’s an exciting weekend up ahead for avid gardeners. The long-anticipated 20th anniversary Bainbridge in Bloom garden tour will be July 11 through 13 from 10 a.m. to 5 p.m. each day. To celebrate the event’s longevity, they’ve rolled back ticket and event prices. More information can be found at the Bloom Web site,, or by calling the Bainbridge Island Arts and Humanities Council (BIAHC) at (206) 842-7901. Tickets are available at many of our local nurseries. The site also lists the locations for various food and refreshments interspersed at several locations this year.

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