The Fathoms O’ Fun Festival Scholarship Program is looking for contestants for its royal court.
After more than 30-minute discussion that included some tension, the Port Orchard City Council finally agreed on a logo design for “wayfinding signs” during their Nov. 18 work study session.
Port Orchard Mayor Tim Matthes’ Points of Light award ceremony is slated from 6-8:30 p.m. Dec. 6 at Christian Life Center, 1780 Lincoln Ave.
Better Business Bureau serving Alaska, Oregon and Western Washington has officially launched the 2015 Students of Integrity Scholarship.
The 15th annual Madrigal Feaste is set for 6:30 p.m. Dec. 4-6, at Harper Church. Doors open at 6 p.m.
Proceeds from the event will benefit veterans through the Fred Needham VFW Port 2669 in Port Orchard.
South Kitsap Helpline is seeking donations of fresh produce for the holiday season.
The South Kitsap community will have a chance to remember and help the family of murder victim, Amber Lynn Coplin.
Tina Marie Ricketts, of Port Orchard, is the recipient of the Kitsap Bank Scholarship for $1,500 awarded through the Olympic College Foundation.
James M. Smith, of Port Orchard, was among 1,622 students who received their academic degrees in September from Boston University.
On Nov. 24, between 4-8 p.m. Amy’s on the Bay, 100 Harrison Ave., will donate some of the proceeds from each meal to benefit the service programs of Soroptimist International of Port Orchard for victims of domestic violence and sexual assault.
The League of Women Voters of Kitsap will present a community education program on Housing and Poverty Issues in Kitsap County on Nov. 19 at the Eagle’s Nest, 1195 NW Fairgrounds Rd.
The Kitsap Historical Society Museum will host a historic preservation workshop on Nov. 15, from 11 a.m. to 1 p.m.
Local organizations will join together to host the largest Veterans Day program in the state on Nov. 11, in the Kitsap Sun Pavilion at the Kitsap County Fairgrounds, 1195 NW Fairgrounds Rd.
The Port Orchard Post Office annual holiday food drive is Nov. 8.
Councilman Rob Putaansuu presented a “hybrid plan” that could help ease tension between several homeowners and the city concerning the Bay Street Pedestrian Pathway during the Port Orchard City Council meeting on Oct. 28.
AAA Washington kicks off its seventh annual Soap for Hope donation drive to collect toiletry items for local shelters, food banks and other charitable organizations across Washington and northern Idaho, which will run through Dec. 31.
Port Orchard and Bremerton are tied for 10th as the most dangerous places in Washington state, according to Movoto.com.
Thousands of children, and adults, made their way to several Halloween events in downtown Port Orchard and throughout the South Kitsap community.
Tickets are still available for the second annual Fathoms O ’Fun Festival's Chocolate Festival on Nov. 7-9 at the Port Orchard Pavilion, 710 Bay St.