As the urban-rural mix of the 26th Legislative District prepares to vote whether to extend the terms of their two state representatives in November, the expansive, mostly rural 35th Legislative District is quietly sorting out two House incumbent-versus-challenger races of its own.
Kitsap County Public Works has identified several road projects that will impact traffic this week and beyond in South Kitsap:
Come join the festivities at South Colby Elementary as they celebrate this joyful feat.
South Kitsap School District is working to prevent bullying by showing students and their parents its harmful effects.
Upon looking for a new American flag for South Colby Elementary, a generous family donated one with special importance.
A Jimmy John’s franchise is coming to Port Orchard on MIle Hill Drive later this fall.
Hobbled by a blown transmission, the Port Orchard-to-Bremerton foot ferry Carlisle II has been temporarily shelved and replaced by Kitsap Transit’s next-generation passenger-only ferry Rich Passage 1 to handle peak commuter times.
The following South Kitsap roadwork information has been updated on The Road Report by Kitsap County Public Works, as of Sept. 23:
The Navy routinely conducts training exercises to ensure readiness
A 501(c)(3) nonprofit, the Northwest Derby Company is home to the only adult roller derby league in the county. Nearing the end of its fifth season, co-captain of the team Aimee Durgan (also known as Brawlyanna) said it got its start as a co-ed recreation team based in Port Orchard called Skate Club. When that ended, they developed Northwest Derby Company in January 2012, part of the Women’s Flat Track Derby Association.
Hunger’s root cause in our communities and country, the organizations say, is the waste of food.
Another Ladies’ Night Out on Bay Street event in Port Orchard is set for Oct. 7.
The EMT certification of a Port Orchard man has been suspended by the state Department of Health after he was charged in Kitsap County Superior Court with second-degree attempted rape.
Two men and a woman who were part of an armed robbery spree last week in South Kitsap and Pierce County were arrested Sept. 16 by Kitsap County Sheriff’s Office deputies at a casino in Suquamish.
Candidates can agree on one thing: funding issue for education needs to be resolved — soon.
Karla Lewis of Port Orchard received the Girl Scouts Gold Award for her work donating hygiene kits to the Kitsap County Juvenile Detention Center.
The home decor shop owned and operated by Michelle Sandoval will be hosting an opening party all weekend of Sept. 16-18.
Prospective applicants for a recently vacated South Kitsap School District seat have until 4 p.m. Oct. 12 to apply.
Several hundred residents gathered on Sept. 11 at the Kitsap 9/11 Memorial at Evergreen Rotary Park in Bremerton to remember those who died in the terrorist attacks 15 years ago.
The state Superintendent of Public Instruction will conduct an election in November for Position 4 (Western Region) on the state Board of Education. The position is a four-year term beginning the second Monday in January.