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Weekend on the Rock, March 27-29, 2015: Spring Break

There’s not much going on, folks, other than SPRING BREAK!!!! Here are Inside Bainbridge’s few recommendations for the weekend of March 27-29, 2015, for those of you who aren’t in Florida: 1. Insurgent at Bainbridge Cinemas When: Friday, Saturday, and Sunday, 1:05 p.m. and 6:45 p.m. for 2D and 3:40 p.m. and 8:30 p.m. for 3D…

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Where on the Island? Cinematically Bainbridge

These luminously cinematic images of two old Bainbridge Island homes suggest an earlier era. Thank you to Marilynn Gottlieb for sharing these stunning photographs, taken in two different locations on Bainbridge. Do you recognize them? Tell us where on the Island they are. Gottlieb sells all of the images featured in Where on the Island as photos or transfers…

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Poll: What Should Go in the Storyville Spot on Winslow Way?

After keeping a prime property on Winslow Way vacant for over three years, Storyville Coffee officially put the retail site back on the market yesterday, March 23. Judging by reader reaction (see our Facebook page) to our Storyville story announcing that the space is up for sale, Bainbridge Islanders welcome the move and are hopeful that it will…

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Photos of the Day: Mama Don’t Miss

This Great Blue Heron in Eagle Harbor took her time and was rewarded with a fresh fish. She’ll need to fatten up quickly to have the energy to care for her soon-to-hatch brood in Winslow’s Lovell Avenue heronry, a colony that established itself a few years ago. Females typically lay 2-6 eggs, and both mom and dad work…

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Weekend on the Rock, March 20-22, 2015: Chorale and Babypants

Here are Inside Bainbridge recommendations for the weekend of March 20-22, 2015: 1. Teen Avengers Movie Marathon When: Friday, 3:30-11:30 p.m., and Saturday, 12-11:30 p.m. Where: Bainbridge Library, 1270 Madison Ave. N Why: Just to clarify: This is about teens watching Avengers movies not about teen avengers. You see, Avengers: Age of Ultron is about to be released with its quippy superheroes…

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Photo of the Day: Look Ma, No Shoes!

Yesterday’s record-breaking deluge created yet another seasonal “lake” at Battle Point Park, this one next to the main playground. When the sun burned through the clouds this afternoon, kids with spring fever declared carpe diem! Thank you Bainbridge-based photographer Marilynn Gottlieb for sharing this happy scene.

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BHS Grad Begins to Make a Name in Hollywood

Cali Fredrichs graduated from Bainbridge High School in 2004. Since then, she has steadily been building a career for herself on the small and big screens. In 10 days (on March 26), you’ll see her as the guest star on an episode of “Grey’s Anatomy.” But you’ve probably already seen Fredrichs without realizing it. Know that horror-film Geico…

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Weekend on the Rock, March 13-15, 2015: Snow, Falling

Here are Inside Bainbridge recommendations for the weekend of March 13-15, 2015: 1. Community Wealth Building: Empowering Workers to Own Their Future When: Friday, 5:30-7 p.m. Where: Bainbridge Island Public Library, 1270 Madison Avenue Why: The Evergreen Cooperatives project is an initiative that uses the purchasing power of local institutions to support development of worker-owned enterprises….

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Photos of the Day: The Kiss

It’s that time of year: Love is in the air—and sea. Thank you nature photographer Jay Wiggs for sharing this shot of sea lions kissing, along with a lovely panoramic view, taken yesterday off the Olympic Peninsula coast. With scenery like this, no wonder they’re feeling romantic.                …

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Poll: How Should Money for SR 305 Improve- ments Be Used?

by Sarah Lane and Julie Hall A state transportation bill that recently passed in the Senate is now being examined in the House. If it passes, as much as $33 million could be allocated for “safety improvements” to State Route 305. Just what “safety improvements” would be made is ultimately up to the Washington State Department of…

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Passing: Jay Abbott 1947-2015

James L. Abbott (Jay), a 30-year resident of Bainbridge Island, passed peacefully, surrounded by family and friends at Harborview Medical Center on January 29, 2015. Jay died from injuries sustained on January 25 while coaching the Gear Grinders, the Bainbridge Island middle-school mountain cycling team. Jay was born in New York City, New York, on…

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Weekend on the Rock, March 6-8, 2015: Pasco and Arts Walk

Here are Inside Bainbridge recommendations for the weekend of March 6-8, 2015: 1. Drew Kunz Exhibit When: Friday, 5-7 p.m. Where: Bainbridge Library, 1270 Madison Ave. N Why: Kunz’s latest work features watercolor and folded paper. 2. First Friday Art Walk When: Friday, 6-8 p.m Where: Downtown Winslow Why: Celebrate art and food in downtown. 3. “Duane Pasco &…

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Bainbridge Artist Lynn Brofsky Discusses Her Work & Exhibit at SAM

There is something that feels new about how Bainbridge-based artist Lynn Brofsky features the figure in her work. Nearly always women, Brofsky’s figures break convention in that they are neither objectified nor idealized, neither sexualized, sentimentalized, nor angrily reactionary. Rather, they bear intelligent witness to the scenes upon which they are painted, representing Brofsky herself as…

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Weekend on the Rock, February 27-March 1, 2015: Symphony, Chorale, and First Sunday Concert

Here are Inside Bainbridge recommendations for the weekend of February 27-March 1, 2015: 1. Japanese American Exclusion Film Talks When: Friday, 6:30-8:30 p.m. Where: Bainbridge Library, 1270 Madison Ave. N Why: Three short films on Japanese American Exclusion presented by the Bainbridge Island Japanese American Community (BIJAC) followed by discussion. 2. Library U: Great Decisions—U.S. Policy…

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Photos of the Day: Behemoths off the Sandspit

This is the view from the Sandspit on northeast Bainbridge Island of the container ships currently parked offshore. Thank you to Diane Walker for these striking photos that give a perspective of just how massive these ships are. The one closest to shore, the Herma P, is 885 feet long and 102 feet wide. Its…

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Weekend on the Rock, February 20-22, 2015: FarmStrong and Chilly Hilly

Here are Inside Bainbridge recommendations for the weekend of February 20-22, 2015: 1. Rye and Barley at Bainbridge Brewery When: Friday, 4-7 p.m. Where: Bainbridge Island Brewery, 9415 Coppertop Loop Why: It’s a mishmash of cultures on February 20, which happens to be National Cherry Pie Day. You won’t get any of that, but you can…

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Photo of the Day: Sunrise on the Sound

Views like this make early morning commuting a little easier to take. How sweet it is. Thanks to Bainbridge-based roving photographer Pete Saloutos for sharing this shot taken today. We love your stuff, but get some sleep already man!  

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Astrology Weekly 2/16/15: To Be Part of Something Worth Belonging to

Here is the latest Astrology Weekly audio chat by Bainbridge Island astrologer, counselor, and radio personality Aleta McClelland: Listen here. Listen to Aleta’s weekly radio show, Aleta’s Audacity, on www.12radio.com Wednesdays at noon. Taking the Reins: Aleta is inviting you to take her online class on February 22. When we genuinely know and love ourselves, our relationships…

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Ask a Cop: Crime Scenes

This is the third article in our series Ask a Cop. Send your questions for the Bainbridge Island Police to contact@insidebainbridge.com. We’ll get your answers and post them here. BIPD Detective Aimee LaClaire provided the answers.  Dear BIPD: Maybe I watch too much TV, but aren’t you supposed to leave a crime scene alone until the cops come?…

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Photo of the Day: Cricket at Battle Point

Early this evening, around 5, numerous families from Seattle gathered at the Battle Point soccer fields to play a friendly game of pickup cricket. One of the visitors explained that they didn’t have any bases, so they were foregoing the running part and just focusing on the batting and fielding. She said the game is…

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