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Richard Lemieux, author of “Breakfast at Sally’s

  • Apr 19, 2008 at 12:00AM updated Jul 4, 2008 at 10:24AM

Richard Lemieux, author of “Breakfast at Sally’s”, will deliver the keynote address at Benedict House’s second annual “Homelessness to Hope” fundraiser breakfast from 7:30 a.m. to 8:30 a.m. on April 25 at Summit Avenue Presbyterian Church, 403 S. Summit in Bremerton. A former well-to-do businessman, Lemieux lost his business, his family, his home and all his worldly possessions as his life spiraled downward into homelessness.

SKIA petitions submitted to city

  • Apr 26, 2008 at 12:00AM updated Jul 4, 2008 at 10:23AM

More than 4,300 acres to be considered for annexation.

On the prowl for sight

  • Apr 26, 2008 at 12:00AM updated Jul 4, 2008 at 10:23AM

White Cane Days benefit Northwest Eye Bank

Bette Hyde announces retirement

  • Apr 26, 2008 at 12:00AM updated Jul 4, 2008 at 10:23AM

Search begins for new superintendent.

Score a touchdown for Mom, BHS football ?

  • Apr 26, 2008 at 12:00AM updated Jul 4, 2008 at 10:23AM

Booster Club’s ‘Mother’s Day Fuchsia’s for Football’ fund-raiser to run through May 10.

Girl Scouts giving back

  • Apr 26, 2008 at 12:00AM updated Jul 4, 2008 at 10:23AM

t More than 120 girls help with local food drive.

Port votes to woo Bremerton

  • Apr 26, 2008 at 12:00AM updated Jul 4, 2008 at 10:23AM

After meeting in private for nearly an hour to discuss a “threatened litigation,” the Port of Bremerton Board of Commissioners voted unanimously on Tuesday to petition the City of Bremerton to annex the South Kitsap Industrial Area (SKIA).

No suit over SKIA

  • Apr 26, 2008 at 12:00AM updated Jul 4, 2008 at 10:23AM

t Port Orchard Mayor Lary Coppola says ‘no threats issued.’

BHS administrators, staff speak out for ‘Dare Not To Swear!’

  • Apr 26, 2008 at 12:00AM updated Jul 4, 2008 at 10:23AM

• I am most impressed that our school led campaign is now an embedded culture at BHS. I am excited and pleased that it is beginning at the elementary and middle levels so the expectations will be in place when they transition to BHS in the years to come.

Students selected for exchange program

  • Apr 26, 2008 at 12:00AM updated Jul 4, 2008 at 10:23AM

The following students were selected to represent Bremerton as exchange students to Bremerton’s Sister City, Kure, Japan: Bradly Hammond, junior, Central Kitsap High School; Kimberly Huesmann, senior, Bremerton High School/OC Running Start; and Rebecca Campbell, junior, Olympic High School

The Bremerton City Council recently released its goals

  • Apr 26, 2008 at 12:00AM updated Jul 4, 2008 at 10:23AM

The Bremerton City Council recently released its goals and priorities for the upcoming year as the city moves ahead with its revitalization efforts.

Stennis donates computers to area schools

  • Apr 26, 2008 at 12:00AM updated Jul 4, 2008 at 10:23AM

USS John C. Stennis (CVN 74) donated 96 computers and monitors to the Central Kitsap School District Tuesday.

Business group names Kilmer ‘Star Legislator’

  • Apr 26, 2008 at 12:00AM updated Jul 4, 2008 at 10:22AM

Enterprise Washington’s “Business Institute” recently honored Sen. Derek Kilmer, D-Gig Harbor for his pro-business leadership during the 2008 Legislative Session.

KRL now on solid financial footing

  • Apr 26, 2008 at 12:00AM updated Jul 4, 2008 at 10:22AM

t Spending matches income one year after levy defeat.

County veterans’ service improves

  • Apr 26, 2008 at 12:00AM updated Jul 4, 2008 at 10:22AM

t Report shows areas of

911 BRIEFS

  • Apr 26, 2008 at 12:00AM updated Jul 4, 2008 at 10:22AM

Drunk driver

United Way needs cans to create hunger awareness exhibit

  • Apr 26, 2008 at 12:00AM updated Jul 4, 2008 at 10:22AM

Rice Fergus Miller Architecture & Planning, in coordination with United Way of Kitsap County, is again sponsoring an exhibition event known as CanStruction. Cans of non-perishable food items will be used to create a structure which will be on display from May 3 to May 10 in Kitsap Mall to promote awareness of hunger.

Commissioners address LWV

  • Apr 26, 2008 at 12:00AM updated Jul 4, 2008 at 10:22AM

t Officials praise group’s support of good government.

Housing waiting lists growing

  • May 2, 2008 at 12:00AM updated Jul 4, 2008 at 10:22AM

The closing of the Westpark and Tara Heights waiting lists on May 10 by the Bremerton Housing Authority doesn’t mean the end to the Section 8 rental assistance program, but it does mean public housing options are now more limited.

McKenzie Thomas becomes 2008 Lead Ambassador

  • May 3, 2008 at 12:00AM updated Jul 4, 2008 at 10:22AM

Bremerton’s McKenzie Thomas earned top nod in the Bremerton Area Chamber of Commerce’s 2008 Ambassadors Program, receiving a $3,500 scholarship from First Command Financial Services and high praise from a panel of six judges.

Mother’s Day surprise

  • May 3, 2008 at 12:00AM updated Jul 4, 2008 at 10:22AM

There is no such thing as a normal day in a household of six children, including two-year-old quintuplets, but Wednesday morning brought an unexpected surprise to Courtnee Stevenson.

BSD facing financial crunch

  • May 3, 2008 at 12:00AM updated Jul 4, 2008 at 10:22AM

With gasoline and groceries taking more and more out family budgets, the Bremerton School District is not immune to the financial crisis that is becoming commonplace throughout the nation.

Making it happen for Mom

  • May 3, 2008 at 12:00AM updated Jul 4, 2008 at 10:22AM

Beginning on Sunday, Habitat for Humanity of Kitsap County will join a nationwide building effort as one of 150 Habitat affiliates receiving a $5,000 grant from Lowes.

Flowers in the month of May

  • May 3, 2008 at 12:00AM updated Jul 4, 2008 at 10:22AM

The timeless adage “April showers bring May flowers” might not ring entirely true this year, but that won’t stop the Bremerton Urban Garden Society from celebrating.

911 BRIEFS

  • May 3, 2008 at 12:00AM updated Jul 4, 2008 at 10:21AM

At 2:39 a.m. May 1, an officer was dispatched to 19th Street and Wycoff Avenue, responding to an armed robbery. According to the victim, who was coming from the Seattle-Bremerton ferry terminal, three black males had held him at gun point approximately 10 minutes earlier that night, stealing his wallet, cell phone, a bag of toiletries and a silver cigarette case. The victim described the suspects’ vehicle as “silvery, green and box-like,” but was unable to provide a license plate number. The confrontation, according to the victim, began after the suspects’ car passed him then circled back in his direction. The suspects ambushed the victim, holding a pistol to his temple and threatening to hurt him. After making out with the victim’s belongings, the suspects fled. The victim described each suspect, the getaway car and weapon as best he could, but no arrests were made. The incident is currently under investigation.

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