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It’s time for wreaths and rhodies

  • Nov 1, 2008 at 12:00AM

With the holidays right around the corner, a perfectly timed, free class on rhododendron care is on the books. The Kitsap Chapter of the American Rhododendron Club presents a “hands on” rhododendron maintenance workshop at 9 a.m. Nov. 1 at Rolling Bay Presbyterian Church on Bainbridge Island. Bring gloves and hand pruners. For more information contact Carol at (360) 271-4409 or Lynn at (206) 842-5464.

Climb aboard — if you dare

  • Nov 1, 2008 at 12:00AM

What’s Up boards a haunted Bremerton battleship for the final edition in our series on Kitsap’s haunts for the Haunted Holiday Season.

Perhaps the scariest book of the year

  • Nov 1, 2008 at 12:00AM

Local money manager Paul Merriman will read from his updated investor-friendly guide to the stock market at 7:30 p.m. Oct. 30 on Bainbridge.

What’s Up haunted Weekend Wrock

  • Nov 1, 2008 at 12:00AM

HALLOWEEN NIGHT

Ghosts come out in Bremerton

  • Nov 1, 2008 at 12:00AM

Brit-supreme Noel Coward’s haunting 1940’s piece “Blithe Spirit” debuts on All Hallows Eve at BCT; What’s Up goes

You say ‘Saw,’ I say ‘seen it’

  • Nov 1, 2008 at 12:00AM

It’s a mine field of bad films out there troops, and we at What’s Up certainly don’t want you wasting your Halloween night on the likes of “Man-Thing.” So we’ve put together a small and by no means comprehensive guide to get the cinematically inclined through the spooky season. Here’s what’s what:

A collection of random Kitsapness, in brief.

  • Nov 1, 2008 at 12:00AM

A collection of random Kitsapness, in brief.

Jack Hamilton’s ideology is an inadequate substitute for knowledge

  • Oct 23, 2008 at 11:33PM

Jack Hamilton’s Sound-Off (“The end is not near (except for some government officials), Oct. 4) was more off the mark than soundly on it. If nothing else, Mr. Hamilton showed once again that ideology is an inadequate substitute for what was once described as profound knowledge.

Corruption at the heart of financial mess | Adele Ferguson

  • Oct 23, 2008 at 11:18PM

An old friend of mine in the newspaper business, long gone, told me that just before the Great Depression hit in 1929, her devout Catholic widowed mother was warned by her priest to go immediately to the bank and draw out all her money.

Bremerton booted late by Olympic’s Brown | Girls Soccer

  • Oct 23, 2008 at 11:15PM

Bremerton coach Lance McCoy put it best. “That’s as much a heartbreaker as I’ve been involved in in years,” McCoy said, somberly. Olympic edged the Lady Knights soccer team 1-0 at Silverdale Stadium Tuesday, scoring in the 77th minute to break a stalemate and steal a win.

Bremerton's proposed budget calls for cuts to fill $4.4 million gap

  • Oct 23, 2008 at 11:14PM

Bremerton City Council members have a bit of light reading to do in the coming weeks. Mayor Cary Bozeman and Finance Director Laura Lyon presented the proposed 2009 city budget to council members Wednesday night. City council members and Lyon will spend the next several weeks reading through and discussing the large binder filled with pages and pages of information pertaining to the proposed budget.

Bremerton Red Cross volunteer relives hurricane experience

  • Oct 23, 2008 at 11:18PM

Tracee Dunn sat in a hotel room in Louisiana while Hurricane Ike battered the region in early September. The American Red Cross volunteer was one of 19 people from the Red Cross West Sound Chapter to travel to the region after Hurricane Gustav hit in September. Shortly after that, Hurricane Ike battered the already-ravaged region.

Olympic Radiology takes ‘speckle’ out of ultrasounds

  • Oct 23, 2008 at 11:16PM

Two new ultrasound machines at Olympic Radiology have been a much needed improvement over past equipment. Bought in July at a cost of $170,000 each, the GE Logiq 9 provides physicians at the practice with a high definition, multi-dimensional image of the area they’re scanning to help them make a better diagnosis.

Rossi’s economic policy is scary

  • Oct 25, 2008 at 12:00AM

Rossi isn’t as stupid as Bush, he is, however, a Bush-style economic conservative who would rather see bridges fall into the river than know he has paid $1 more for maintenance. These guys’ economic policies are scary. By contrast, having spoken with Gov. Gregoire at Legislative Days, I found her very impressive. Sure the economy isn’t impressive, but when you realize the other Washington has led us into the toilet, I am so thankful that we had Gregoire as a governor.

Washington has earned my vote

  • Oct 25, 2008 at 12:00AM

Walt Washington is our county auditor and he has been endorsed by retired auditor Karen Flynn. As a mater of fact, Flynn would not have retired when she did if Washington wasn’t perfectly capable of doing the job in a trustworthy, efficient and transparent as well as non-partisan way, with the highest possible ethical standards.

Garrido has integrity

  • Oct 25, 2008 at 12:00AM

I had the pleasure of getting to know Charlotte Garrido this past year. Her commitment and personal loyalty to this county made a deep impression on me. She is a person of integrity, whose strong sense of commitment to Kitsap County will serve all of us very well.

Time to vote out corrupt politicians

  • Oct 25, 2008 at 12:00AM

You would think if the Democratic platform of socialism, redistribution of wealth, with a tax and spend policy was so inviting there would be no reason for voter registration fraud.

Helpful tips for pet owners

  • Oct 25, 2008 at 12:00AM

Halloween can be a festive and fun occasion for children and families, but for family pets, it can be a stressful and even dangerous time of year. PAWS of Bremerton offers pet owners some common sense tips to help keep their pets safe during Halloween:

Vote yes on Initiative 1000

  • Oct 25, 2008 at 12:00AM

When you’re 30 years old feeling young and virile it is easy to feel offended that someone would seriously consider their own suicide. It’s easy to feel self-righteous, sanctimonious and above such a religiously offensive idea.

GOP’s bag of dirty tricks

  • Oct 25, 2008 at 12:00AM

The Kitsap commissioner’s race for District 2 parallels state and national GOP for dirty tricks. For Republicans, these races are about power and promoting Republican ideology.

The life of an American-Brazillian is a whirlwind

  • Oct 25, 2008 at 12:00AM

Another month has gone by and a lot has changed for me, including my schedule; I am a lot busier nowadays. Here is my schedule for the week:

CALENDAR

  • Oct 25, 2008 at 12:00AM

LOOKING BACK: Olympic College Continuing Education presents World War II Lecture Series led by retired Capt. Will Lent; Wednesdays through Oct. and early Nov., 6-8:30 p.m.; $20 each with exception of U.S. Navy in the Pacific which is $75; Battle of Midway, Oct. 29; Battle of Leyte Gulf, Nov. 5; U.S. Navy in the Pacific, Oct. 8-Nov. 5. Registration for one or more lectures: (360) 394-2725.

Winifred Gunnison, 91

  • Oct 25, 2008 at 12:00AM

Winifred Gunnison died Oct. 17, 2008. The Bremerton resident was 91.

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