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City okays new zoning ordinance

  • Jun 10, 2008 at 6:14PM

POULSBO — “Two steps forward, one step back,” was how Poulsbo resident Muriel Williams described city council’s unanimous approval of its new zoning ordinance Wednesday night.

Poulsbo opts not to extend its utilities

  • Jun 10, 2008 at 6:14PM

POULSBO — Planning to weather the annexation storm stirred up by a March 14 Supreme Court decision, city council Wednesday night decided to batten down its hatches with the hope that the state legislature will stop blowing sunshine and bring some decent weather.

Davalos ends eighth year, looks forward to more

  • Jun 10, 2008 at 6:14PM

SUQUAMISH — When Joe Davalos first became principal at Suquamish Elementary eight years ago, the PTA had dwindled down to about 20 members.

New art center set to celebrate new space

  • Jun 10, 2008 at 6:14PM

KINGSTON — Fire, coffee, music, food and all sorts of energy will be bringing new life to the Old Kingston Hotel when a new non-profit organization that has been offering classes for the past several months will truly open its doors to the community with a bash this weekend.

Where the alligator cracks open wide

  • Jun 10, 2008 at 6:14PM

POULSBO — After dreaming of a smooth ride on 10th Avenue for several years and coming close to realizing improvements on the crack-laden stretch, the City of Poulsbo got a rude awakening last week when it was informed that proposed work would have to wait yet another season.

Favorite local coffee hangout shuts down

  • Jun 10, 2008 at 6:14PM

SUQUAMISH — The place “where everyone knows your name” will cease to exist next week. But the music will live on.

Fishline food bank finally gets a facelift

  • Jun 10, 2008 at 6:14PM

POULSBO — There’s food on the walls of the Fishline Food Bank now, as well as on the shelves.

Two old couches? No problem

  • Jun 10, 2008 at 6:14PM

This Saturday Kitsap residents can jettison any of their broken-down or unuseable furniture such as sofas, chairs, tables, mattresses, beds, bookcases and more for free.

County blesses AT&T broadband merger

  • Jun 10, 2008 at 6:14PM

Kitsap County isn’t in the cable business, but it does have an interest in assuring its residents can tap reliable cable services through regulatory franchise agreements with companies such as AT&T Broadband.

Just you and tree and the road makes three

  • Jun 10, 2008 at 6:14PM

SUQUAMISH — Suquamish residents are not unaccustomed to big booms this time of year but when neighbors on Fir Street heard an enormous blast Monday morning, they quickly realized that it was something other than a late fireworks display.

Fireworks on the Fjord shoot away rainy skies

  • Jun 10, 2008 at 6:14PM

POULSBO — “It was supposed to be 70 today — somebody lied,” Mary Graves observed from the safety of Kvelstad Pavilion Wednesday as rain burst through the darkening skies, sending crowds at Waterfront Park rushing for the cover of umbrellas.

Kingston patriotically proud on 4th of July

  • Jul 6, 2002 at 12:00AM updated Jun 10, 2008 at 6:14PM

KINGSTON — The slug races are finishing up the final competitions today. The musicians have packed up and gone home. The Little Choo Choo has left town.

Crunching numbers through the years

  • Jun 10, 2008 at 6:13PM

POULSBO — The City of Poulsbo has seen a lot of changes over the past quarter century and, through the years, Paulette Alvarado has kept a sharp watch and even sharper pencil at the ready to ensure public money here was present and accounted for.

Poulsbo attorney hosts Albanian court justices

  • Jun 10, 2008 at 6:13PM

POULSBO — In his Poulsbo law office, Roger Sherrard has a paperweight that reads, “Justice is truth in action.” He also has a pen set that says, “Gjykata Larte,” which is Albanian for “Court of the High.”

It’s a Tiny Town but huge fun

  • Jun 10, 2008 at 6:13PM

KINGSTON — Anticipate the smell of fireworks and barbeque for the next few days, ‘cause Kingston’s celebrating in full swing for the Fourth.

From Henness to ‘Royal Highness’

  • Jun 10, 2008 at 6:13PM

KINGSTON — One would have thought Kingston Junior High was a perfect Emerald City, with all the glitter and glamour of the 38th annual Miss Kingston pageant on Saturday night.

Waterfront Park set for big booms

  • Jun 10, 2008 at 6:13PM

POULSBO — Poulsbo’s 3rd of July promises to be a grand “Ole” tribute to the red, white and blue next Wednesday but with singers and musicians like Ole Sønsteli, Ole Petter Kampesveen, Ole Øystein Finsveen, Ole Ivar Kjernlie and Ole Ingvar Ringen on hand, the local celebration of America’s Independence will definitely have a Norwegian influence this year.

Kingston 4th of July deals full deck of fun

  • Jun 10, 2008 at 6:13PM

KINGSTON — The “Old Fashioned 4th of July” festival will kick off bright and early next Thursday with a pancake breakfast at the Kingston Cove Yacht Club, followed by a full day of activities for everyone.

‘Boomtown’ documentary gets colorful response

  • Jun 10, 2008 at 6:13PM

SUQUAMISH — Just in time for the years’ biggest firework holiday, the North Kitsap community got a chance to glimpse inside the Suquamish Tribe’s firework industry.

How to stay safe despite the rockets’ red glare

  • Jun 10, 2008 at 6:13PM

To ensure that the general public enjoys a safe and sane Independence Day, it’s important to take caution with fireworks and learn what is legal and what isn’t. To help in this regard, the Kitsap County Fire Marshal’s office has provided the following guidelines the July holiday.

Velkommen til sommer North Kitsap

  • Jun 10, 2008 at 6:13PM

POULSBO — If the weasel goes pop, does the dogfish go slop?

Kingston seeks new fun options for kids

  • Jun 10, 2008 at 6:13PM

KINGSTON — Now that the school year is over, Kingston After Hours, the KJH after school program, has ended.

Renovating the community spirit in Poulsbo

  • Jun 10, 2008 at 6:13PM

POULSBO — “... And finally, here’s the bathroom. Check out the rainbow toilet — it’s pretty cool,” Mason Holmes of Poulsbo pointed out Saturday, completing his room-to-room tour of the aging Nelson Park farmhouse.

Picnic shelter torn down – Lions roaring

  • Jun 10, 2008 at 6:13PM

POULSBO — It took the Poulsbo Noon Lions months of planning, preparation and construction to build the picnic shelter at Raab Park in 1978, but when the city discovered extensive rot, the donated shelter came down almost overnight.

Camp Indianola saved by warm hearts

  • Jun 10, 2008 at 6:13PM

INDIANOLA — The sacred space is safe. Generous donors throughout the Northwest have contributed $1.9 million to save Camp Indianola, the place where generations of youngsters have soared over the water on the rope swing and warmed their spirits at the lodge’s massive stone fireplace.

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