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Clothes store with provocative name is closing

  • Dec 10, 2015 at 9:03AM

Port Orchard’s second-hand boutique with the provocative name is planning to close up shop at the end of this month.

Road closure alert - 8:57 a.m.: Long Lake Rd between Salmonberry and Lakeview

  • Dec 10, 2015 at 11:00AM updated Dec 11, 2015 at 1:05PM

South Kitsap Fire and Rescue reports that Long Lake Rd between Salmonberry and Lakeview will be closed the next two days because of a downed tree across the road and extensive damage to the power lines in the area.

New ‘Wayfinding’ signage should help wayward drivers

  • Dec 11, 2015 at 8:19AM

Sometime next year, Port Orchard citizens and visitors will begin seeing a new face on some of its directional street signs that welcome residents and visitors to the city.

City Council on fast track to find a new member

  • Dec 11, 2015 at 8:00AM

Port Orchard’s City Council has a plan to fast-track the selection process for a new council member to assume current Councilman Rob Putaansuu’s seat.

South Kitsap road work | Week of Dec. 14

  • Dec 11, 2015 at 1:05PM

New and ongoing road work will impact four sections of three roadways in South Kitsap this week.

Port Orchard St. Vincent de Paul needs to raise $100,000 to stave off closure

  • Dec 14, 2015 at 2:00PM updated Dec 18, 2015 at 8:20AM

Port Orchard’s St. Vincent de Paul thrift store and assistance center on Bay Street may shut down operations unless it can raise $100,000 build a new 25,000 square-foot facility on land it owns at 2525 Bethel Ave.

Lift a pint for a pooch at Public Market event

  • Dec 15, 2015 at 11:34AM

Kitsap Humane Society is introducing a new event — Pints for Pets — a fundraiser for the community to come together and support its shelter pets.

South Kitsap celebrates the holidays with ASL

  • Dec 15, 2015 at 11:37AM

Students perform classic Christmas hits while sharing their love of sign language.

Ho ho ho! City Council is coming to see you

  • Dec 15, 2015 at 11:33AM

Ho ho ho! City Council is coming to see you The Port Orchard City Council is coming to your neighborhood, business or home to check out your holiday spirit.

BASKETBALL | SK boys basketball preview

  • Dec 15, 2015 at 11:36AM

The South Kitsap boys basketball team looks to make it to the state tournament this year with seven seniors leading the way.

Santa's on the run Dec. 18-20

  • Dec 16, 2015 at 12:46PM

Santa Claus will be heading to his three final stops of the Christmas season through this weekend.

Sheriff's Office deputies respond to South Kitsap suicide threat

  • Dec 16, 2015 at 2:08PM

Kitsap County Sheriff's Office reported an incident in South Kitsap Dec. 15 involving a suicidal man.

Critter Corner 'two-fer': Stevie and Mylie

  • Dec 17, 2015 at 11:42AM

Bring home a loving dachshund or Beagle for Christmas. Or both! Kitsap Humane Society has them ready to meet you.

Santa's collecting your gifts for seniors through Friday

  • Dec 17, 2015 at 1:26PM

Seniors shouldn't be overlooked this Christmas season, says Santa Claus. Sue's Lavender and Fresh Juice Bar in the Port Orchard Public Market is urging shoppers to bring back an unwrapped gift for a senior 65 and over.

South Kitsap athlete faces adversity with uncommon outlook

  • Dec 18, 2015 at 8:35AM

High school can be the greatest or the worst four years of a young person’s life.

And a Happy New Year...

  • Dec 23, 2015 at 12:10PM

Looking for something to do on New Years Eve? We've compiled a list for you.

Celebrating the true meaning of Christmas

  • Dec 23, 2015 at 12:09PM

Second-grade class makes presents to send over seas for soldiers to feel like they’re ‘home for the holidays.’

Merry Christmas from the Port Orchard Independent

  • Dec 24, 2015 at 12:06PM

The staff at the Port Orchard Independent and Sound Publishing wish you a joyous Christmas!

SKSD hosts 'Hour of Code'

  • Dec 24, 2015 at 12:00PM

Students and adults learn coding from professionals.

Critter Corner: Introducing McCartney

  • Dec 29, 2015 at 9:19AM

Meet McCartney, a black and white female cat up for adoption from the Kitsap Humane Society.

Councilman Putaansuu is now Port Orchard mayor

  • Dec 29, 2015 at 10:00AM updated Dec 30, 2015 at 8:11AM

City Councilman Rob Putaansuu sworn in as mayor Dec. 28 at Port Orchard's City Council Chambers. He will officially take office Jan. 1.

Full steam ahead: WSF to add fourth Olympic Class ferry

  • Dec 29, 2015 at 4:16PM

Washington State Ferries is starting off the New Year with construction of a new Olympic Class ferry.

Newly elected Port Orchard City Council members sworn in

  • Dec 30, 2015 at 9:00AM updated at 6:34PM

John Clausen, Shawn Cucciardi, Clancy Donlin and City Lucarelli were sworn into office Dec. 29 as newly elected City Council members for Port Orchard.

Opinion | Here's to a New Year

  • Dec 31, 2015 at 9:32AM

Opinion | Here's to a New Year 2016 — Cagle Cartoons.

Suspect Cruz turns himself in to Kitsap sheriff's deputies

  • Dec 31, 2015 at 9:00AM updated Jan 1, 2016 at 7:38PM

Arnold Mafnas Cruz, 47, a South Kitsap man implicated in the disappearance of an elderly Silverdale man, turned himself in to Kitsap County Sheriff's Office deputies at 4 a.m. Friday. Cruz arrived at the Bethel Towing office, 6716 Bethel Rd SE, and asked an employee to call 911. Cruz is a suspect in the disappearance and murder of 89-year-old Robert Archie Hood of Silverdale.

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