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'The World War I Christmas Truce' | Dec. 5 UW

  • Nov 21, 2012 at 11:03PM

U.S. Army Lieutenant Colonel Clay Mountcastle, professor and chair of the University of Washington Department of Military Science, will discuss the famous World War I Christmas Truce of 1914 in a free lecture at 7 p.m. Wednesday, Dec. 5, in Room 120 of Smith Hall on the UW campus.

State Parks Boating Program presents recreational boating safety awards

  • Nov 21, 2012 at 11:07PM

The Washington State Parks and Recreation Commission Boating Program announces awards honoring law enforcement officers around the state for outstanding performance and service.

Don’t be tempted to abuse parking spaces for the disabled | Washington State Department of Licensing

  • Nov 22, 2012 at 12:00AM

The busy holiday shopping season makes finding good parking spots near retailers tough, but don’t be tempted to illegally park in a spot reserved for a person with a disability—even if you only plan on being in a store for a minute.

Beware of hidden calories in all the good holiday cheer | Timi Gustafson, R.D.

  • Nov 22, 2012 at 10:20AM

Whether we celebrate at home with family and friends, attend lots of parties or take a vacation to get away from it all, the holidays always tempt us to consume more food and drink than we normally would – and more than may be good for us.

Kitsap Community Food Co-op to attend Olympic College Outreach Festival

  • Nov 22, 2012 at 10:28AM

Kitsap Community Food Co-op will be taking part in Olympic College’s Outreach Festival on Tuesday, Dec. 4th.

Washington’s four-year program of transportation projects ready for review

  • Nov 22, 2012 at 10:30AM

WSDOT’s Statewide Transportation Improvement Program available online

Twinkies and the new reality | Don Brunell

  • Nov 22, 2012 at 10:39AM

he end of Hostess Brands Inc. is a lesson for us all.

The Twelve Sites of Social Security | Kirk Larson

  • Nov 22, 2012 at 11:03AM

During the holiday season, it’s hard to walk in a public place without hearing a Christmas carol or two. One of the most popular traditional songs is “The Twelve Days of Christmas.” It’s been a holiday favorite since it was published in 1780. Here’s our take on the song: “The Twelve Sites of Social Security.”

Cyber Monday warnings | Better Business Bureau

  • Nov 22, 2012 at 9:04PM

It is estimated that 30 percent of shoppers will make purchases on Cyber Monday, and according to Nielson, 20 percent of Internet bargain hunters have unknowingly shopped for imitation goods.

Olympic Region construction and maintenance activity | WSDOT

  • Nov 22, 2012 at 9:17PM

The WSDOT Olympic Region Construction and Maintenance Activity Report for Nov. 26-30.

Support small business Saturday | Small Business Association

  • Nov 22, 2012 at 9:23PM

Small Business Saturday, a day dedicated to celebrating and supporting small businesses on one of the busiest shopping weekends of the year, is Nov. 24.

Department of Revenue offers free tax workshop Dec. 6 | Bremerton

  • Nov 22, 2012 at 9:34PM

The Bremerton office of the Washington state Department of Revenue is hosting a free workshop for new and small business owners 9-11 a.m. Thursday, Dec. 6.

Department of Commerce awards $65 million from the Housing Trust Fund

  • Nov 22, 2012 at 9:47PM

The Washington State Department of Commerce awarded more than $65 million from the Housing Trust Fund for 49 affordable housing projects in 23 counties across the state.

Thanksgiving is family health history day | Surgeon General

  • Nov 22, 2012 at 9:57PM

This Thanksgiving, as families gather for the traditional turkey dinner, they can also learn more about their family health history, said Surgeon General Dr. Regina Benjamin, who notes that Thanksgiving 2012 is the nation’s ninth annual Family Health History Day.

Central Kitsap Community Council meeting | Nov. 28

  • Nov 23, 2012 at 9:59AM

The Central Kitsap Community Council will focus on Central Kitsap parks at its monthly meeting at 7 p.m. Nov. 28 in the multi-purpose room of the Central Kitsap Fire Station 51 (next to the Silverdale Post Office).

Kitsap Bank COO, Tony George, honored for work toward Type 1 diabetes cure

  • Nov 23, 2012 at 10:56AM

The South Sound Chapter of the Juvenile Diabetes Research Foundation (JDRF) recently presented Tony George, President and Chief Operating Officer of Kitsap Bank, with the inaugural Living & Giving award at an event held at the Tacoma Yacht Club.

Kitsap County: A History available at Kitsap History Museum Nov. 30

  • Nov 23, 2012 at 3:55PM

This third edition is the most complete and comprehensive history of Kitsap county. First compiled in 1977, this reprinted edition has quality photographs and in-depth information that will delight “history buffs” as well as historians.

Mill Town Family Christmas in returns to Seabeck

  • Nov 24, 2012 at 6:00AM updated at 12:14PM

Families are invited to celebrate the 5th annual Mill Town Family Christmas on Sunday, December 9th, 2012 from 4:00 – 8:00 PM at the Historic Seabeck Conference Center.

Thanksgiving | Poem by Tim Nolan

  • Nov 23, 2012 at 7:40PM

Here’s a poem for this season by Tim Nolan, of Minnesota. Once we begin to be thankful for things, there are more and more things to be thankful for.

Turkey Fryer hazards | State Fire Marshal

  • Nov 23, 2012 at 7:46PM

State Fire Marshal Chuck Duffy wants to provide a reminder to please think twice about fire safety while celebrating the holidays.

A bipartisan goal: Good constituent service | Lee H. Hamilton

  • Nov 23, 2012 at 7:56PM

The rigors of the campaign are still fresh, but for newly elected House members and senators, the hard part is just beginning. Already, they’re inundated with advice on the issues they’ll be facing: the fiscal cliff, crises overseas, how to behave in a highly partisan Congress.

SR 20/North Cascades Highway closed for winter

  • Nov 23, 2012 at 8:05PM

Heavy snow, avalanches mean temporary closure is now permanent.

Toxic relatives: No known antidote | Washington Poison Center

  • Nov 23, 2012 at 8:10PM

While we can’t help you with an antidote for toxic relatives, the Washington Poison Center can help you keep from accidentally poisoning each other this holiday season.

Port of Bremerton meeting Tuesday, Nov. 27

  • Nov 24, 2012 at 12:11PM

The Port’s upcoming Commission meeting is Nov. 27, Tuesday. The topic for discussion at the Work Study Session is Overton Land Development Concept.

'When the Lamp is Shattered' by Percy Bysshe Shelley |

  • Nov 24, 2012 at 12:24PM

When the lamp is shattered The light in the dust lies dead-

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