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Abandoned house on Bethel Burley Road destroyed by fire

  • Nov 10, 2015 at 12:02PM

A fully involved house fire Nov. 9 at the 15000 block of Bethel Burley Road destroyed the structure, despite a full response by South Kitsap Fire and Rescue firefighters.

$4,000 grants to two South Kitsap elementary schools

  • Nov 9, 2015 at 2:00PM updated Nov 10, 2015 at 9:40AM

The Port Orchard and Sunnyslope Elementary music programs are each receiving $4,000 in program-building grants from Tacoma-based Cora Voce.

Albertsons lines up to reclaim Port Orchard Haggen store

  • Nov 10, 2015 at 8:45AM

Albertsons is in line to buy back the now-closed Haggen grocery store in Port Orchard, according to the publication Supermarket News.

Annual Veterans Day Ceremony Nov. 11 at fairgrounds pavilion

  • Nov 9, 2015 at 3:59PM

Doors open at 9 a.m. for the annual Veterans Day Ceremony at the Kitsap County Fairgrounds pavilion, Nov. 11. The event is reportedly the largest Veterans Day program in Washington.

Making mental health care for veterans in the Pacific Northwest a priority | My View

  • Nov 6, 2015 at 4:00PM updated Nov 7, 2015 at 7:15AM

On this upcoming Veterans Day, we’re reminded of the millions of brave men and women that have stood on the front lines for our country. But rarely are we reminded of what these soldiers and military personnel endure once they rejoin civilian life.

I-1366: The explosion heard ’round the capitol | The Petri Dish

  • Nov 6, 2015 at 9:00AM updated Nov 7, 2015 at 7:15AM

Voters have spoken and no one could be pleased more by what they said than Tim Eyman. The professional initiative promoter from Mukilteo had another anti-tax measure on Tuesday’s ballot. And like many of its predecessors it is passing with support in nearly every county in the state.

53 artists, 18 studios featured in Art in the Woods Nov. 6-8 | Kitsap Weekly

  • Nov 6, 2015 at 10:00AM updated at 3:52PM

In the Art In The Woods Studio Tour, you can visit with talented professionals working in a variety of media. Observe demonstrations in processes such as glass lampwork, raku and etching. The studio sizes range from single-artist working environments to groups of artists in larger venues. The tour is divided into three easy-to-access areas.

Postal carriers collecting food Saturday

  • Nov 3, 2015 at 8:00AM updated Nov 6, 2015 at 3:50PM

U.S. Postal Service carriers will pick up non-perishable food items Saturday, Nov. 7, at your mail box.

Manchester stormwater project unveiling Nov. 7

  • Nov 6, 2015 at 5:00PM

Kitsap County’s new park and stormwater filtration system in Manchester will be unveiled to the public Saturday, when county officials cut the ribbon to the project.

Calendar for Nov. 6-12

  • Nov 6, 2015 at 3:43PM

Here's the South Kitsap events calendar for Nov. 6-12.

Police deal with mother-daughter issues and a Lego games thief

  • Nov 7, 2015 at 9:00AM

Here’s a sampling of law-enforcement incident reports last week as documented by the Port Orchard Police:

Our Place: Pelagic Cormorant on the Waterfront

  • Nov 6, 2015 at 10:29AM

Our Place: Pelagic Cormorant on the Waterfront, a photo by Carrie Griffis.

A mission for the spooky season | Stars Above Kitsap

  • Nov 7, 2015 at 6:00AM

The Season of Dark swirls around us at this New Moon in Scorpio (Nov. 11, 9:47 a.m. PST). As the night force overtakes the day force, and the veil thins, psychologically, the doors to our personal caverns open too.

Walla Walla Vintners continues to shine | Great Northwest Wines

  • Nov 7, 2015 at 6:00AM

It’s been quite a year for the team at Walla Walla Vintners. Led by owners Gordy Venneri and Myles Anderson and winemaker William VonMetzger, this winery east of downtown Walla Walla has been capturing medals and acclaim at a fast clip in 2015.

New bookstore, poetry readings, author workshop | Bookends

  • Nov 6, 2015 at 10:28AM

Liberty Bay Books opened a Bremerton store for the holiday months of November and December. The location: 409 Pacific Ave., near Hot Java and the Admiral Theater.

Imbibing with your Paperwhites | Kitsap Weekly

  • Nov 6, 2015 at 10:13AM

With recent events revolving around alcoholic beverages, it is not surprising I would turn my November column into how-to-liquor-up-paperwhites to stunt their growth.

Putaansuu: 'It's time to heal our community' and come together

  • Nov 5, 2015 at 8:00AM updated Nov 6, 2015 at 10:07AM

Port Orchard City Councilman Rob Putaansuu glanced at his watch during his mayoral campaign’s election-night party. “It’s 8:05,” Putaansuu said. “We’ll know really soon.”

County wants your input on the draft Comprehensive Plan

  • Nov 6, 2015 at 9:57AM

Kitsap County’s Department of Community Development will host hosting three open houses so the public can learn about the Comprehensive Plan Update. The Comprehensive Plan guides county decisions and services on a wide range of topics including housing, transportation, land use, parks, natural environment and more.

Calendar: Elton Goodwin Foundation Second Annual Fall Dinner & Charity Auction

  • Nov 6, 2015 at 9:08AM

The Elton Goodwin Memorial Foundation is hosting its Second Annual Fall Dinner and Charity Auction at the Port Orchard Eagles.

Baskets filled with treats at Manchester wine event

  • Nov 6, 2015 at 9:00AM

Two holiday baskets valued at more than $60 each are to be raffled off during the Friends of Manchester Library’s Holiday Basket Raffle Nov. 15.

Manchester stormwater project unveiling Nov. 7

  • Nov 5, 2015 at 1:00PM

Kitsap County’s new park and stormwater filtration system in Manchester will be unveiled to the public Nov. 7, when county officials cut the ribbon to the project.

South Kitsap fire chief pleased with Prop. 1 bond passage

  • Nov 5, 2015 at 3:00PM

Passage of the $4.9 million bond measure Nov. 3 allowing South Kitsap Fire and Rescue to update its fleet of emergency vehicles allowed Fire Chief Steve Wright a bit of a breather.

Critter Corner: Introducing Zeedee

  • Nov 5, 2015 at 8:54AM

Hi! My name is Zeedee (intake 49428) and I’m the cutest chubby lady you have ever met! I'm a 5-year-old tabby who was transferred from another shelter so I could have a chance to find my forever home.

Putaansuu racks up big win in Port Orchard mayoral contest; City Council incumbents win

  • Nov 3, 2015 at 8:00PM updated Nov 4, 2015 at 10:29AM

Port Orchard City Council member Rob Putaansuu, who campaigned on a pro-growth, business-friendly platform, has won a decisive victory over incumbent Mayor Tim Matthes in the city's sometimes bitter Nov. 3 general election.

Mood downcast at incumbent Mayor Matthes' gathering

  • Nov 3, 2015 at 9:34PM

The atmosphere at the Lighthouse restaurant was friendly and hopeful on Nov. 3, the night of Port Orchard's city elections.

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