Best of West Sound 2012
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90 WSHomeAndGarden.com|Spring 2012 Your Favorite Business KITSAP BANK 619 Bay St., Port Orchard WWW.KITSAPBANK.COM Headquartered in Port Orchard, Kitsap Bank has been serving the local community for more than 100 years and is one of the oldest and largest locally owned and operated community banks in the state. Runner-up: Julianna’s Best Art Gallery AMY BURNETT GALLERY 408 Pacific Ave, Bremerton WWW.AMYBURNETTGALLERY.COM A downtown Bremerton mainstay for decades, the Amy Burnett Fine Art Gallery features the works of Amy Burnett as well as many other local artists, and is home to the famous Pyrex Museum. Runner-up: Lisa Stirrett Best bookstore LIBERTY BAY BOOKS 18881 D Front St, Poulsbo WWW.LIBERTYBAYBOOKS.COM Locally owned, downtown Poulsbo’s independent bookstore is a book lover’s paradise and a place to cozy up with a book or meet with other book lovers. Runner: Eagle Harbor Books Best Candy Store AMY’S DECADENT CHOCOLATES 2801 6th St, Bremerton WWW.AMYSDECADENTCHOCOLATES.COM West Sound’s favorite destination for to-die-for caramel apples, as well as handmade chocolates, truffles and other temptations. Runner-up: The Candy Shoppe Best Hardware Store SCOTT MCLENDON’S HARDWARE 1692 SE Mile Hill Dr., Port Orchard 51 NE State Route 300, Belfair WWW.SCOTTMCLENDONSHARDWARD.COM Scott McLendon’s Hardware has been serving Port Orchard for 15 years and Belfair for 10 years. They pride themselves on their knowledge of hardware and large inventory of hardware related items. They stand by the philosophy of “Customer Service First.” Runner up — Ace Hardware BUSINESS Amy’s Decadent Chocolate — hand crafted confection, dark & decadent truffles, hand-dipped strawberries, caramel apples and more! Amy Burnett Gallery, located in the Arts District of Bremerton, holds exciting events several times a year.