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Astrology Weekly 7/20/14: Masculine Moving-Forward + Heavenly Alarming Female Energies

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.  Listen to last week’s show here. To make an appointment for a personalized astrological reading from Aleta, visit her website: acourseinconsciousness.com. You can…

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Poll: Is Bainbridge Looking too Good for Its Own Good?

Bainbridge Island has been quite the national darling lately. An article this week in the Huffington Post included us among the top ten idyllic islands to retire on. Last month our ferry rides were rated third best in the USA Today Best Boat Ride Contest. Two recent analyses of crime data for cities in Washington State put Bainbridge in…

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Options to Replace Our Dump-Held-Together-with-Tape Police Station Narrowed to Three

At its Study Session tomorrow, July 21, our City Council will consider options for moving ahead with plans to replace the Bainbridge Island police station. The three options currently on the table have been narrowed from five presented on May 14 by the Seattle-based architecture/design firm Mackenzie, which specializes in public buildings and was contracted by the…

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Letter to the Editor: Bainbridge Youth Services Says Wow!

Bainbridge Youth Services’ Board members and its Executive Director would like to thank the nearly 100 volunteers, more than 25 businesses, and the entire community for making this year’s 4th of July Fun Run a huge success. This year’s Fun Run attracted more than 900 participants—more than we’ve ever had in the 35-year history of the…

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Connect Through the New BI Lost Pets Facebook Group

With fireworks season just ending, many of us have been hearing about and/or experiencing lost animal family members. It just got easier to connect lost/found/seen pets with their families on Bainbridge Island. Joan Rossi has just launched a Facebook Group devoted exclusively to reuniting lost pets. She invites people to post photos and information. Visit…

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Get Thy Styrofoam to Bay Hay Today for Recycling

Got Styrofoam? Now’s your chance to get it out of your garage and dispose of it responsibly. If you’ve ever tried to pick up thousands of minute bits of Styrofoam from an otherwise pristine beach you realize the scourge this stuff is in our environment and how it never goes away, just gets smaller and…

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Found Dog: Watson

At 1:15 this afternoon, July 16, a woman near Frey and Arrowpoint found an older male golden retriever named Watson. Watson had obviously been to the beach. She tried calling the number on his collar, but the message went to generic voice mail. If you know this dog, call 206-659-8863.

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Weather: Some Like It Hot

It looks like clear skies and hot temps are here to stay a while. With this weekend’s extreme low tides, it’s great beach time. Because of hot dry conditions, the BIFD has issued a wildfire danger warning. Here is the National Weather Service Forecast for Bainbridge Island: Friday Sunny, with a high near 86 degrees F….

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Wednesday Concerts in the Parks Kicks off This Week with Pearl Django

Our summer season of free Wednesday evening concerts starts tomorrow, July 9, from 7 to 8:30 at Battle Point Park. Sponsored by the Bainbridge Island Metro Parks & Rec District, concerts will be every Wednesday at Battle Point Park through August 20. Seattle-based gypsy jazz band Pearl Django will get the music flowing this week with its…

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Found: Do You Know This Dog?

A couple who live off of Frey Avenue near the northern border of Battle Point Park report that they were first visited by this female husky on July 5 and again on July 6. They have never seen her before in their neighborhood. They said, “There is a deer family of two does, a yearling…

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IB Will Post Lost & Found Pets: Here’s What We Need from You

It’s that time of year. Dogs and cats freaked out from fireworks run off in fear, become disoriented or even injured, and don’t know how to get home. We know that many of you are missing pets and some have found or seen lost ones. We would like to help by creating a master list…

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Weather: Sunny Independence Day with Warming Trend Ahead

Independence Day looks like a winner, with mostly sunny, warm but not hot conditions. Temperatures will rise into the upper 70s through the weekend into the week. Here is the National Weather Service Forecast for Bainbridge Island: Independence Day Partly sunny, with a high near 71 degrees F. Light east wind. Friday Night Mostly cloudy,…

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Weather: A Warm Sunny Week Ahead

It appears that summer weather on Bainbridge Island is not waiting for July 5 to arrive. Here is the National Weather Service forecast: Tonight A 40 percent chance of showers before midnight. Mostly cloudy, with a low around 52 degrees F. Calm wind becoming north 5 to 9 mph in the evening. Monday Mostly sunny, with…

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Weekend on the Rock June 27-29, 2014: Stoyanovich, Dance, Gardens, Auction

Here are Inside Bainbridge recommendations for the weekend of June 27-29, 2014: 1. Fairy House Workshop with Ann Lovejoy   When: Friday, 10-11:30 a.m. Where: Bainbridge Library, 1270 Madison Ave. N Why: Well-known garden talent Ann Lovejoy leads kids 6 and up in making affordable-living fairy condos on the library grounds. Sign up at the library or…

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Weather: Wind and Rain

The National Weather Service forecast for Bainbridge Island is wind and rain (after 11) tonight, June 26, possibly continuing into the weekend. Friday An 80 percent likelihood of rain. High near 67 degrees F. South wind 6 to 14 mph, with gusts as high as 22 mph. Friday Night A 50 percent chance of rain. Cloudy,…

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Weekend on the Rock 6/20-22, 2014: Rotary Dropoff

Here are Inside Bainbridge recommendations for the weekend of June 20-22, 2014: 1. Rotary Auction Donations When: Friday, Saturday, and Sunday,  8 a.m.-8 p.m. Where: Woodward Middle School, 9125 Sportsman Club Rd. Why: Over 100,000 items were donated last year bringing in $446,000 for this fundraiser. Do your part and get rid of your unwanted stuff at…

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WSDOT Mowing on 305: Expect Delays

Expect delays today, June 18, as WSDOT mows along 305 from Poulsbo south to Bainbridge. The work starts around 10 this morning and runs until about 3 p.m. WSDOT says the work may continue tomorrow, June 19, as well, also from 10-3. Photo by Drregor.

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Weather: Here Comes the Sun!

It looks like sunny, warm days are here to stay a while. Here is the National Weather Service forecast for Bainbridge Island. Friday Sunny, with a high near 69 degrees F. North wind around 11 mph. Friday Night Partly cloudy, with a low around 49 degrees F. North wind 5 to 10 mph. Saturday Mostly sunny,…

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BI Diver Cammy Rouser and Teammates Shine at iDive Vancouver Invitational

Over Memorial Day Weekend, the Bainbridge Island Dive Club made a strong showing at the 2014 iDive Invitational in Vancouver, British Columbia. Islander Cammy Rouser took first in two events, and three other Islanders also medaled. Rouser took first in the girls’ 1 meter and 3 meter 14-15 age group. Teammate Jackie Hellmers took second in…

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Don’t Miss Gripping Immigration Play at The Island School

This is the sixth year for Paved with Gold: Gratitude in Our Veins, the ever-changing annual play put on by The Island School fifth graders and directed and choreographed by Pamela Dharamsey Lee. The reason it’s always changing is that, each year, as a culmination of the fifth graders’ study of immigration, it reflects the ancestry…

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