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‘Wine and Wags’ set for Sept. 13 at McCormick

  • Sep 9, 2014 at 8:00AM

“Wine and Wags” is slated from 6-9 p.m. Sept. 13, at the Clubhouse at McCormick Woods.

Harvest dinner set Oct. 12 in Port Orchard

  • Sep 10, 2014 at 8:00AM

The Port Orchard Farmers’ Market second annual Harvest Dinner is slated for 6 p.m. Oct. 12, at the Bay Street Bistro, 824 Bay St.

‘Ladies Night Out’ slated for downtown

  • Sep 10, 2014 at 7:00AM

“Ladies Night Out of Bay Street” is set from 5-8 p.m. Sept. 19, in downtown Port Orchard.

Kiwanis dinner, auction is Sept. 13.

  • Sep 7, 2014 at 7:00AM

The Kiwanis Club of Port Orchard’s annual dinner and auction is set for Sept. 13, at the Port Orchard Pavilion, 701 SW Bay St.

Long Lake Garden Club celebrating 80th year

  • Sep 5, 2014 at 8:00AM

The Long Lake Garden Club will celebrate their 80th anniversary on Sept. 7.

‘Seahawks Art Walk’ is Sept. 6 in downtown

  • Sep 5, 2014 at 7:00AM

The First Saturday Art Walk’s Sept. 6 theme is “Seahawk Art Walk,” which will feature local talent and a “12th Man” surprise.

Local student receives scholarship from WSU

  • Sep 4, 2014 at 11:17AM

Caleb Bray was awarded a $500 Harold P. Curtis Scholarship by the Washington State University Voiland College of Engineering and Architecture.

Forum slated Sept. 11 for review, comments on state’s Transportation Plan 2035

  • Sep 7, 2014 at 7:00AM

Kitsap County residents will have a chance for public review and comment on the Washington State Transportation Commission’s draft of the Washington Transportation Plan (WTP 2035) at a forum set from 5-7 p.m. Sept. 11, at the Norm Dicks Government Center, 345 6th St., Bremerton.

Thanks for support of Christmas in August

  • Sep 8, 2014 at 7:00AM

The Port Orchard Eagles teamed up with the Fathoms o’ Fun royalty on Aug. 16-17 to raise money and collect non-perishable food items for South Kitsap Helpline’s food bank.

Thanks for our community newspaper

  • Sep 5, 2014 at 11:00AM

Thank you to the editor and staff of the Independent for developing a great community newspaper.

IN OUR OPINION | Goodbye Lorraine, you will be missed

  • Sep 5, 2014 at 7:00AM

I remember my first day at the Port Orchard Independent. The first person I met was Associate Publisher Lorraine May.

Local NAACP chapter hosting meeting

  • Sep 8, 2014 at 8:00AM

The public is invited to the meeting that is set for 6:30 p.m. in the Community Resource Office of the Kitsap Resource Center, 1201 Park Ave.

City council approves host of consent item

  • Sep 6, 2014 at 1:00PM

The Port Orchard City Council approved a host of items on the consent portion of the agenda during the Aug. 26 meeting.

Former Independent associate publisher dies

  • Sep 2, 2014 at 9:00AM updated Sep 4, 2014 at 10:42AM

Former associate publisher Lorraine May passed away on Aug. 31 in her home in Bremerton.

Stove causes fire in South Kitsap home

  • Sep 4, 2014 at 8:46AM

The Kitsap County Kitsap County Fire Marshal’s Office reported a Sept. 1 South Kitsap home fire was started by a stove burner that was left on with combustible material close by.

County district court releases charges filed

  • Sep 5, 2014 at 9:00AM

Charges were filed against area residents Aug. 28 to Sept. 2 in Kitsap County District Court.

Kitsap residents invited to weigh in on funding, routes, and schedules for future passenger-only ferry service

  • Sep 6, 2014 at 11:00AM

Kitsap Transit has launched the second of two online community surveys to help guide development of its business plan and long-range strategy for passenger-only ferry service between Kitsap County and downtown Seattle.

Fire destroys South Kitsap mobile home

  • Sep 4, 2014 at 8:29AM

An early morning fire completely destroyed a double-wide mobile home on Sept. 2, according to South Kitsap Fire and Rescue.

Art Mikelsen’s impact extended to many

  • Sep 4, 2014 at 9:00AM

Mikelsen, who did not wake up from a nap Aug. 30 at Stafford Healthcare at Ridgemont in Port Orchard, was best-known locally as district’s Little League administrator, but his impact extended beyond that role.

Kitsap Rescue Mission received $9,000 from United Way

  • Sep 5, 2014 at 8:00AM

The United Way Board of Directors present a $9,000 check to Walt LeCouteur, executive director of the Kitsap Rescue Mission, during the board’s Aug. 21 meeting.

SKSD staff, teachers want R-E-S-P-E-C-T

  • Aug 29, 2014 at 4:00PM updated Sep 4, 2014 at 8:31AM

A video made by the South Kitsap School District caught the eye of Washington Post education reporter Valerie Strauss.

Back to School: 10 Ways to keep students, pedestrians and motorists safe

  • Sep 2, 2014 at 11:16AM

As the new school year begins, AAA Washington urges drivers to be aware and extra cautious when traveling in school zones, backing out of driveways and navigating through parking lots and neighborhoods.

Advisory issued for toxic blue-green algae in Long Lake

  • Sep 2, 2014 at 9:45AM

Water samples collected from Long Lake on Aug. 27 show toxic levels of Cyanobacteria that, if ingested in sufficient quantities, can make people sick, and can kill pets, fish, waterfowl and livestock.

Jenise Wright finally laid to rest

  • Aug 30, 2014 at 5:21PM

BELLINGHAM, Wash. — Jenise Wright was laid to rest by family and friends today at Greenacres Memorial Park in Ferndale.

FOOTBALL | Wolves’ legend returns to ‘give back to youths’

  • Aug 29, 2014 at 4:04PM

Williams, a 2007 South Kitsap graduate, will work with linemen this season

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