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Photos of the Day: Guard Dogs Use Subtle Mind Control to Defend Bainbridge Home

This pair of Aussies on Spargur Loop was so confident in their mental prowess that they never roused from their chairs (shielded from the rain under the garage eve) and only croaked out a few token barks at me today as I rode my bicycle up their street. Luckily a fence kept me safe, and ”the…

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Astrology Weekly 4/6/14: Set Me Free Why Don’t You Babe

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. To make an appointment for a personalized astrological reading from Aleta, visit her website: acourseinconsciousness.com. You can read more about Aleta in…

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Dr. Frank Kitamoto Remembered

This afternoon, April 6, Dr. Frank Kitamoto, was remembered by family at friends at a ceremony at Woodward Middle School. Kitamoto was one of the 227 Bainbridge Japanese Americans and 120,000 Japanese Americans across the country forcibly relocated to detention camps during World War II. Kitamoto dedicated his life to preserving the history of Japanese…

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Weekend on the Rock April 4-6, 2014: Birds, Jazz, and a Sharp Edge

Here are Inside Bainbridge recommendations for the weekend of April 4-6, 2014: 1. Neil Johannsen and Stephen Hubbard Exhibit Opener at the Library When: Friday, 5-7 p.m. Where: Bainbridge Library, 1270 Madison Ave. N. Why: Pals Johannsen and Hubbard team up for a colorful exhibit showcasing their Van Gogh-like and abstract works.        …

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Groves and Leon

Human Remains Detection Canine Team from Bainbridge Part of FEMA Recovery Effort in Oso

Bainbridge Islander Anthea Groves usually spends her weeks working for the Pegasus Coffee Roasting Facility on Day Road where she has been a bagger and delivery person for the past 14 years. Her co-worker Lee Robinson, who is the office manager there, says that this week Groves is on a different mission: Along with her…

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Astrology Weekly

Astrology Weekly 3/31/14: Relax Don’t Do It

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. To make an appointment for a personalized astrological reading from Aleta, visit her website: acourseinconsciousness.com. You can read more about Aleta in…

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Photo of the Day: Blinded by Rainbows

Here is one blindingly brilliant rainbow captured yesterday, March 29, from northeast Bainbridge Island by Joe Michael. Joe used his Nikon 300 lens with a slow shutter to capture the stunning arch of colors caused by the refraction and dispersion of sunlight by rain.

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Weekend on the Rock March 28-30, 2014: Ping-Pong Tourney

Here are Inside Bainbridge recommendations for the weekend of March 28-30, 2014: 1. The Kentucky Cycle When: Part I on Friday at 7:30 p.m. and  Saturday at 2 p.m. and  Part 11 on Saturday at 7:30 p.m. and Sunday at 2 p.m. Where: BPA, 200 Madison Avenue N Why: This is your last chance to see The Kentucky Cycle, which won…

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Rooster Head Falls from Sky

Possibly Chicken Little had good reason to conclude that “The sky is falling, the sky is falling” after seeing a decapitated rooster head careening Earthward. A Bainbridge Islander and her boys recently discovered this head on the sidewalk near Wilkes Elementary School and shared their photo of it with Inside Bainbridge. She said she heard…

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Aging Well: Don’t Let Your Prostate Leave You Prostrate

by Jeannette Franks, PhD, Gerontologist The prostate is one of the male sex glands. It lies just below the bladder and surrounds the upper part of the urethra. It is about the size of a walnut and weights between 7 and 16 grams (10 grams is about .02 pounds). According to no less an authority…

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Photos of the Day: Chilly Hilly?

Our big mountain over yonder is still thoroughly snow shrouded. Thanks Joe Michael for sharing this shot taken during a clear moment this week. That view never gets old.                   Photo of Mount Rainier courtesy of Bainbridge Island photographer Joe Michael.

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Astrology Weekly

Astrology Weekly 3/23/14: New Moon Do Over

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. To make an appointment for a personalized astrological reading from Aleta, visit her website: acourseinconsciousness.com. You can read more about Aleta in…

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Weekend on the Rock March 21-23, 2014: Spaghetti and New BIMA Art

Here are Inside Bainbridge recommendations for the weekend of March 21-23, 2014: 1. Family Movie Matinee: Frozen   When: Friday, 3-5:20 p.m. Where: Bainbridge Library, 1270 Madison Ave. N. Why: The hit film starring Kristen Bell and Mindina Ienzed or Iodina Zelem or whatever that guy from Saturday Night Fever said. 2. Bainbridge Lacrosse Spaghetti Feed…

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Frank Kitamoto

Frank Kitamoto, 1939-2014, Bainbridge Oral Historian and Dentist

Frank Kitamoto, the President of the Bainbridge Island Japanese American Community and a well-known dentist on the island, died Saturday, March 15. Kitamoto was one of the 227 Bainbridge Japanese Americans and 120,000 Japanese Americans across the country forcibly relocated to detention camps during World War II. At the time he was only two and…

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Astrology Weekly 3/17/14: You Are What You Serve

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. To make an appointment for a personalized astrological reading from Aleta, visit her website: acourseinconsciousness.com. You can read more about Aleta in…

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Photos of the Day: A Beaut of a Newt and Its Only Predator

Kathy Haskin was out hiking with her daughter over the weekend when they spotted this diminutive Bainbridge Island resident. Curious to learn more, they contacted IslandWood’s “amphibian/reptile expert extraordinaire” Christina Doherty. Doherty readily identified the amphibian as a rough-skinned newt, also known as Taricha granulosa. Rough-skinned newts carry a deadly neurotoxin in their bodies that…

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Weekend on the Rock March 14-16, 2014: The Kentucky Cycle

Here are Inside Bainbridge recommendations for the weekend of March 14-16, 2014: 1. Building a Sustainable Economy (BASE) Lecture Series   When: Friday, 5:30-7 p.m. Where: Bainbridge Library, 1270 Madison Ave. N Why: Judy Wicks, BALLE co-founder and White Dog Café founder, talks about how communities across the globe create local living economies that value people and place…

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Astrology Weekly 3/10/14: Observe, Observe, Observe

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. To make an appointment for a personalized astrological reading from Aleta, visit her website: acourseinconsciousness.com. You can read more about Aleta in…

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Weekend on the Rock March 7-9, 2014: Art, Farm Work, and Monster Eruptions

Here are Inside Bainbridge recommendations for the weekend of March 7-19, 2014: 1. “New Work” by Patrick Gulke When: Friday, 5-7 p.m. Where: Bainbridge Library, 1270 Madison Ave. N Why: Gulke is one of the most interesting artists we’ve got here on BI. His mixed media collages are dreamy and mysterious. 2. Kim Murton: New…

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Astrology Weekly 3/2/14: Step Back from Emotions, Look Closely

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.  To make an appointment for a personalized astrological reading from Aleta, visit her website: acourseinconsciousness.com. You can read more about Aleta in…

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