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Liveaboard buoys approved Additional buoys will allow 10 more boats. By RICHARD D. OXLEY Staff Writer
Eagle Harbor may soon have some new neighbors moving in as capacity for liveaboard vessels was approved earlier this week. A total of 20 buoys will be added to the linear moorage already in place. This will allow for 10 more vessels to tie up in the harbor. After the additional buoys are in place, Eagle Harbor will have the buoy capacity to accommodate 24 liveaboard vessels. This reflects a maximum potential occupancy for the open-water marina. City Manager Brenda Bauer said that for the time being, the city will only be installing limited infrastructure for
tenants who are not currently on the linear moorage. Any work on the moorage will be occurring only after all permits have been approved. The additional buoys are keeping with a city policy to preserve the open-water marina in the harbor — a unique feature, and community, that is anchored in the island’s history. In the application for a conditional use permit, approved by Hearing Examiner Stafford Smith, it was stipulated that all available open-water moorage in the Eagle Harbor be designated as residential use. Any spots unused by liveaboard vessels can be used by transient moorage. Now that the hearing examiner has made his decision, the Department of Ecology will review a permit application, after which SEE LIVEABOARDS, A4
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Heather, a model in last Friday’s fashion show at Island Gateway, was one of three women who displayed the collections sold by Aloisa by Kristin Ryann Vogt, a new store that opens Saturday at The Island Gateway. See page A10 for story.
Former S/CE defends record regarding files Hendrickson says missing files were not her responsibility. By RICHARD D. OXLEY Staff Writer
The former secretary/ chief examiner of the Civil Service Commission Kim Hendrickson has been actively defending her record regarding the issue of lost files under her purview, creating yet another debate surrounding the commission. At the Nov. 30 City Council meeting, as council was discussing the reasons behind placing the S/CE position with a city employee, it was argued by a
number of council members that having a private contractor using personal and home-based equipment was contributing to insufficient performance by the private contractor — one example was the state of files for the commission. It was revealed that some CSC files were missing, while others were simply disorganized. Both Hendrickson and her predecessor were private contractors, and not city employees. One of the files missing from the CSC, and one that was pointed out at the Nov. 30 council meeting, is that of Officer Jeff Benkert, who was involved in the 2010 fatal police shooting of Douglas Ostling. Since then, Hendrickson, who was terminated from
the S/CE position in August, has been attempting to make her side of the story known in defense of her record, claiming that she is not the cause of problems with the CSC files. It has stirred another cycle of debate between the city, Hendrickson and the community. “I remain extremely troubled by the assertion by City Manager (Brenda) Bauer that I lost (or withheld) the employment applications of officers Jeff Benkert and David Portrey,” Hendrickson said in a letter to Council Member Debbi Lester.” This assertion was made, without equivocation, at the Nov. 30 city council meeting. This is more than a critique of my work product: I have been blamed for lost evidence in an upcoming federal trial.”
Hendrickson further put forth that files under the police department’s responsibility, not the CSC, are missing. According to Bauer, Benkert’s file from the CSC is the only file missing that relates to officers in the Ostling shooting, and that since Chief Jon Fehlman was hired in 2009, there have been no files missing from the police department. While she was S/CE, Hendrickson said, she seldom visited the CSC files and kept all active files at her home office. “I probably went in (to the CSC files) once every three months, maybe,” said Hendrickson. “The reason I would go in there would be because there was a public records request. That was
really the only real reason.” where they are developed According through the to Bauer, files use of a Gmail “I remain extremely should have account that troubled by the been orgathe city has nized when no access to assertion by City they were back-up Manager (Brenda) or created and for, and where Bauer that I lost maintained personal comin accormunications (or withheld) the dance with are mixed in employment applilabor rules, with official cations of officers city records,” case law and statute and it Bauer said, Jeff Benkert...” appeared that further notKim Hendrickson, former C/CE for this was not the City of Bainbridge Island ing that these being done issues were all while under present with the private Hendrickson. contractor. Files main“The organization can- tained by the S/CE for the not ensure personnel files CSC are only for candidates are appropriately managed being considered for hire by when the files are being cre- the Bainbridge Island Police ated at an individual’s home, on their personal computer, SEE MISSING FILES, A4
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Bainbridge Island Land Trust has purchased the 31-acre Hilltop property as it closes in on its goal of joining the east and west portions of the Grand Forest and connecting a 540-acre swath of protected natural landscapes. “Hilltop was a critical missing link, said Executive
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around the island Council accepts UAC’s water recommendation The council voted 4-3 to accept recommendations by the Utility Advisory Committee for the city to retain the water utility under certain conditions. Among its conditions, the UAC recommended that the city reduce rates by 45 percent — this includes the already implemented rate reduction of 34 percent from September. The UAC placed emphasis on keeping the city’s water utility competitive with the rates of the Kitsap Public Utility District. To do all of this, the UAC asked that the Full-Time Equivalent for the utility be dropped to 4.5 FTE from 6.5 FTE. The matter will be readdressed after 18 months to ensure that the city is remaining competitive with KPUD. If not, retaining the utility may be reconsidered.
Inns are approved for island’s service centers The issue of defining “inns” and distinguishing them from hotels and bed & breakfasts on the island was put to rest at Wednesday’s council meeting. The council voted unani-
mously to pass an ordinance defining the form of lodging. Inns will now be allowed in the neighborhood service center, mixed use town center and the High School Road district. Inns will be limited to only 15 rooms.
Friends of the Farm get a 30-year lease A round of applause broke out during Wednesday evening’s city council meeting as the council unanimously approved a 30-year master lease for farmers on cityowned farm land. Friends of the Farm board member Ryan Vancil thanked the council for their commitment to local farmers. Friends of the Farm have been attempting to establish a lease for six years. A task force will be formed to oversee the implementation of the lease and its requirements.
Collaborative policing group meets At its inaugural event, Islanders for Collaborative Policing (ICP) held a community forum to discuss local policing on Bainbridge Island. The event was held
at Flowering Around on Winslow Way West. The theme of the event was citizen responsibility. Panelists consisted of Trisha King-Stargel from Seattle University, Toby Nixon of the Washing coalition for Open Government, the former director of the Frenso Office of Independent Police Review Eddie Aubrey, and former BIPD detective Scott Anderson. Mike Gaffney from Washington State University served as facilitator of the event. ICP now seeks to form a mission statement, board, advisors and an online presence.
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the U.S. Army Corps of Engineers will also review the proposal, before any additions to the marina can be made. The City Council approved the open water marina in 2010 with the intent to provide support for the local liveaboard community. The city had spent nearly eight years prior to approving the open water marina working with the Department of Natural Resources to create the marina and accommodate liveaboards. The council desired to preserve the local liveaboard community, but not necessarily expand it, according to Bauer. “The project is intended to help to sustain the legacy community of longterm, liveaboard residents that contribute in a variety of ways to the community’s
character,” Bauer said. “The project also aims to develop standards for the liveaboards that will improve compliance with sanitation and other state regulations, thus improving environmental conditions in the harbor.” Bauer also said that with a more organized approach to the open water marina — and support of the liveaboard community that utilizes it — will make it more accessible for harbor residents and encourage more short-term visitors to the marina facility. It will also help the state and city identify compliant and noncompliant vessels. The city expects to be working with the council in 2012 to form policies that will manage the open water marina and its ongoing leases. Eagle Harbor has historically been the setting for a liveaboard community at Bainbridge Island — a factor that the hearing examiner noted in his conclusion as “an unusual historical use that does not fit neatly
into a common regulatory pigeonhole.” People living on their boats in the harbor dates back around 100 years, according to Paul Svornich, who was a member of the liveabaord community for 30 years. He has been a local advocate for liveabaords while in the harbor, and continues to support them. “It was a vibrant community with families and every walk of life but now it is a remnant of that community,” Svornich said. “For most people on the island I believe it is a wonderful, unique representation of a lifestyle that is truly sustainable with an extremely small environmental footprint.” Things have changed since the days when families could drop anchor in the harbor as they pleased. In 2002, the DNR created a rule to allow liveaboards only in areas managed by municipalities. Bainbridge Island stepped up and has since been crafting a structure to accommodate liveaboard vessels.
records on one of these hires is incomplete. “The security of those CONTINUED FROM A1 files was pretty questionable when I took the job,” Department. The files only said Hendrickson. “(The contain applications and tests, police chief ’s) secretary had and constia key, there was tute the initial plenty of access “Idon’tknowhow qualification of with other peoMs.Hendrickson applicants. ple, and I rareSince 2007 couldhaveinven- ly went over there were 12 toriedcivilservice there. To sugcivil service that it was filesattheendof gest hires. Between me who lost 2007 and hertenure,since the file is pretty 2009, prior to shedidnothavean irresponsible.” Hendrickson’s c ord i n g accountofthefiles to AcBauer, hire, eight the hires occurred, underhercontrol chief ’s secretwo of which tary does not fromwhenshe have files that access the files started.” are complete. and only mainThree hires copies BrendaBauer,CityManagerCity tains have incomBainbridgeIsland of keys in the plete records, event they go and the remainmissing. Such ing three have no files at all. an event occurred during According to Bauer, the Hendrickson’s tenure when files covering these years are her keys to the police station neatly organized aside from were lost and all locks had those that are incomplete. to be replaced. Hendrickson Since Hendrickson took acknowledges losing keys to on the position in 2009, there the front door, but cannot were four total hires. The remember if the keys to files
were also missing. Bauer said that Hendrickson’s missing keys were not reported “for months,” after which the police station had to be entirely rekeyed and new keys were made for all staff. Hendrickson also has raised the issue that the S/ CE is not the only corner of the city dealing with unorganized files. She produced an email sent in April from Senior Executive Secretary Kate Brown, who asked if the CSC had application files on five hired officers. She said that she was able to find three, but did not have records on two officers, including Benkert. Hendrickson said she asked to inventory the files before leaving the position, but said that she was denied. “I don’t know how Ms. Hendrickson could have inventoried civil service files at the end of her tenure, since she did not have an account of the files under her control from when she started,” Bauer said.
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Island hosts weekend of art, wine, Bloedel village tours By CONNIE MEARS Staff Writer
Between the Downtown First Friday Art Walk, the 28th annual Winter Studio Tour, Christmas in the Country, winemakers’ tour and the opening weekend of Bloedel’s second annual Miniature Village and Railroad exhibit, the island was busy hosting both locals and visitors from near and far. The 28th annual Winter Studio Tour Dec. 2-4 featured more than 70 artists in 10 artists’ studios and community halls for the free self-guided tour. For information, visit www.bistudiotour.com. Christmas in the Country added two new venues, Wacky Nut Farm and Esther’s Fabrics in downtown Winslow. Winslow had even more traffic with the Winery Alliance of Bainbridge Island (WABI) hosting a winemakers’ weekend, which includes downtown tasting rooms of Island Vintners, Eagle
Harbor Wine Co. and Eleven Winery. To learn more, and to see the schedule for future winemaker tours, visit www. bainbridgewineries.com. Last year’s Bloedel Reserve’s Miniature Village and Railroad exhibit drew record crowds for the month of December. This year’s opening day half-price admission event drew more than 450 people, said the Reserve’s Program and Communications Director Kate Gormley. “We had a steady flow of all ages. It was such a beautiful day,” Gormley said. The Reserve expanded the popular tour of miniature houses adding four additional structures and two more trains. The exhibit was reconfigured to accommodate the unexpectedly high volume of traffic that showed up last year. “The entire bottom floor is devoted to the exhibit this year,” she said. “There’s more
light and more room.” The holiday calendar continues this week with Bainbridge Chorale’s annual Christmas concert, Peace and Joy, a Christmas Celebration” at 7:30 p.m. Dec. 10 and 3:30 p.m. Dec. 11 at Rolling Bay Presbyterian Church. For more information, call 780-3467 or visit www.bainbridgechorale.org. Ovation!’s new youth choirs GLEE and Vocé! present a holiday tea at 2:30 p.m. Dec. 10 at Island Center Hall, 8395 Fletcher Bay Rd. Admission is by donation. For more information, visit www.ovationmtb.com. The Nutcracker opens this weekend (see page A9 for details) and Ovation! Musical Theatre Bainbridge continues its holiday season run of “Brigadoon” in the high school theater. For more information, visit www.ovationmtb.com.
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IN OUR OPINION
What’s next for council? Goodbye water, for one
f one can believe the campaign rhetoric offered by three – Steve Bonkowski, Sarah Blossom and Dave Ward – of the four islanders who will be sworn in early next month as members of the City Council, the city is in for an abrupt change in the way it does business. New councilor Anne Blair may also join the swing away from the current council’s leadership style, but she may be resistant to a fixed agenda to begin her four-year term. The four members who have dominated the council during the last two years will be reduced to Bob Scales and Kirsten Hytopoulos, each of whom have served as mayor pro-tem for a year. And there appears to be a good chance that Debbi Lester, the third remaining sitting council member, leans more toward the incoming trio than Scales and Hytopoulos. So what will happen? For one, let’s hope the new council will quickly put the Civil Service Commission and Ethics Board controversies in the rearview mirror. What a waste of time and energy those have been for the city. The focus needs to be on regaining the trust and involvement of the community, which was supposed to be the primary thrust with the approval of a council-manager form of government. Unfortunately, Scales has acted for two years like the mayor he has always wanted to be, rather than just one of seven council members working openly to come to a consensus. Other than the possibility of new leadership changes in the city administration, likely the first move will be to transfer the water utility to the Kitsap Public Utility District. The council has approved the Utility Advisory Committee’s recommendation to keep the utility and decrease the Winslow ratepayers fees by 45 percent. But the UAC can revisit the action next year if necessary. Prior to the vote, Bonkowski disagreed with the current council by making it clear he favored transferring the utility, and it appears there are at least three others who agree with him. It may be the first of many shots across the bow as the new council takes over.
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Being a recipient from a stranger is inspirational About six or seven years ago I was diagnosed with multiple sclerosis. The disease has progressed to the point where it is difficult for me to put groceries in my car or open doors. It is not the purpose of this letter to talk about MS, but rather to express by gratitude for the kindness I have been shown. More times than I can count, perfect strangers have asked me if they can help. Not once has anyone asked for anything in return. Their motivation has seemed to be showing kindness to a stranger for no other reason than to show kindnesss. The kindness I have been shown has been an inspiration to me. It has shown me that there is within people a source of goodwill and a willingness to help simply because when there is a need to be met the thing to do is to meet the need. People smile when they stop. They seem to get satisfaction from showing kindness simply for the sake of showing kindness. I am more grateful than words can tell. I would thank each of these people by name, only I don’t know their names. To all these people, I want you to know how grateful I am for your kindness and what an inspiration you are to me. Stephen Ekholm Bainbridge Island
Cartoon’s criticism of police is not amusing I was disappointed to see the
Nov. 25 editorial cartoon by Bruce Pritchard, lampooning the police response to the “occupy” protests. Perhaps you think it amusing to criticize the police for wearing protective equipment when dealing with potentially dangerous protestors. It is evident that you consider all of the protestors to be peaceloving youths who would never hurt a fly, let alone engage in acts of violence and vandalism. It must therefore come as a shock to you that police officers throughout this country (including six WSP troopers on Nov. 29 in Olympia) have been injured during these protests. The actions of some of these protestors are criminal in nature, are certainly not amusing, and in that light your cartoon is clearly immature and vindictive. A more thoughtful response would actually have you praise the numerous police departments throughout this nation for their generally calm and professional actions during these events. Regardless of one’s political affiliations, we should all be grateful to live in a nation under the rule of law, rather than subject to the whims of an unruly mob. James Guzzwell Bainbridge Island
Mayor’s leadership led to ‘right-thinking action’ Something profound happened at the City Council meeting on Nov. 30 during consideration of Resolution No. 2011-26, amending the Ethics Code, AB11-017. Mayor Hytopoulos led the council, and the public, through a highly
charged atmosphere to the classical “right thinking” (open, clear and with goodwill) necessary to finding “right action” for the “public good.” A teachable moment embraced during, appropriately, the always messy terrain of ethical public discourse: politics as it is meant to be practice. Mary Jacobs Bainbridge Island
Council has the money to make road repairs I do not understand how our council can in one breath state that the difficult decisions have put our city’s finances in order, with cuts saving up $5 million; and then in the next breath, state that we don’t have the $1.2 million in funds needed to fix our roads. Excuse my confusion, but it sure seems like we do have those funds, without any new bond offer or tax increase. Or is that rainy day fund solely for legal expenses enforcing shoreline rules, wine-making ordinances, holiday decorations for Winslow Way, or other efforts far higher in importance than a usable road system? Or perhaps the prime use of those savings is the circular logic of improving the city’s credit rating, allowing for a lower interest rate when borrowing funds via bond offerings, to spend on programs which were cut in order to create the pool of savings? Council, please save us all the time and expense of voting on a bond offer, of reading and writing letters like this, and for once and henceforth fund the line item in the budget that says “road repairs.” Michael ‘Luni’ Libes Winslow
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Lease payments should increase I appreciate that it has taken many years to come to the place where the city can actually lease the city farm lands to the farmers. I applaud the effort made by all parties. However, I don’t support a $1/year lease for 30 years. I don’t support that the farmers on city property have an economic advantage over their private counterparts where that advantage is funded by the community at large. Starting at $1/year is OK, but this rate needs to be increased to full-lease payments returned to the city – less FOF lease management fees. I believe that after about five years the FOF should receive 20 percent (more typical lease management fees) of the lease payment and the rest returned to the city. That way, the FOF farmers would be paying market rates for the farm land, not getting any more “free” improvements. At that time, FOF farmers would be competing with the private farmers on equal ground. I believe that such a change in language could have been introduced and the lease still approved in a timely manner. Steve Bonkowski Councilor-elect
Files missing before hiring In last week’s paper, you ran a story reporting a statement by City Manager Brenda Bauer that civil service files are “missing,” and that these files are missing because I mishandled them as the commission’s secretary/examiner. Further, according to your story, one of the missing files contains important docu-
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Another success for the community Helpline House wishes to extend our great appreciation to the greater Bainbridge Island community for helping make this year’s Project Wishbone such a very meaningful contribution to our community. Over 175 families were given supplies to help prepare a Thanksgiving dinner for their families, in addition to regular food bank services for others. Many organizations and individuals donated supplies and time. We first wish to thank our volunteers who sorted and organized food. And we’d like to give thanks to the many organizations and individuals in our community who donated food and/or time to provide
Thanksgiving to others. Wishbone donors included people from every walk of life. One family alone purchased more than $1,700 of food and delivered it to our doors. Churches and faith communities, as well as several youth groups, also delivered Thanksgiving food with great joy. With funds raised from its congregation, a member of St. Barnabas purchased several deliveries of fresh produce and other items we ran short
of on donation Saturday. Several service organizations such as Rotary and Kiwanis donated, as well as many other clubs and neighborhood groups. Boy Scout troop 1496 did our fresh food drive at Safeway and many school groups contributed as well. Most notably BHS and Ordway, which had all-school food drives, had a bus driver even organizing the children to each bring a can of food. The staff of several island
nonprofits, including the library, brought in bundles of fresh herbs as part of their donation. Plus, many anonymous people also participated in making this Thanksgiving a very special holiday for so many families who are struggling to make ends meet here on our island. We thank you for your continued support of Project Wishbone. Robin Denis, Project Wishbone volunteer for Helpline House
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I am a long-time resident of Bainbridge Island, and for nearly 20 years I have managed a community peapatch in conjunction with Eagle Harbor Congregational Church. As a result, I am very interested in the issues related to the use of the publicly owned farmland that is being managed by Friends of the Farms. The proposal presented to the City Council by the Friends of the Farm’s Ryan Vancil needs some close scrutiny. First of all, this land was purchased by the taxpayers to hold for public benefit. The proposal would essentially tie up this land for the lifetime of those of us currently living on the island. The proposed lease converts this public land to private use for a few farmers who are a part of the Friends of the Farms organization, while excluding many other possible users and uses. The proposed payment to the city of $1 per year is likely to be construed by a court as gifting public land for a private purpose, inasmuch as the farmers who are benefitting from the subleases are making money from the land, even though Friends of the Farms is a nonprofit organization. It has had some time to prove that the current leasing system works, and has failed to do so. Where is the money due to the public coffers from the continued profitable use of this land by the farmers who are allowed to work on it? How is the organization’s board not to be seen as selfserving when its membership is granted to potential leasees of the public land? In turn, these board members can determine which other farmers can utilize the land, in effect, giving control over possible competition to existing farmers. There are many questions that need to be addressed by the city prior to modifying the current agreement, which runs for two more years. During this time, the community needs to be included in discussions of the future of this valuable public land. In addition to determining who should be farming the land, and for whose benefit, there are many issues, including: fair market value; returns to the city from profits generated by the use of this land; how this land fits into a system of food secu-
rity for Bainbridge; what sort of management agreement is needed between the two; how the use of the public land is determined in the future; and criteria to determine who is eligible to farm this land. In other words, there are way too many unanswered issues for the city to move ahead with this proposed lease at this time. Just because our citizens support farmland is no reason to give “friends” carte blanche as to the management of this public land.
ments about Jeff Benkert, the officer who fatally shot Douglas Ostling. This is an extremely serious allegation, and a response is needed. I would like to bring the following facts to your readers’ attention: The Bainbridge Island Civil Service Commission does not keep much in the way of documents on police department employees. It keeps, at best, city applications and some testing material. Detailed personnel files about officers – background checks, psychological exams, performance reviews, disciplinary actions – are kept by the police department, not the commission. Civil service commission files were not inventoried when I arrived, and they were accessible to people outside the civil service commission. In April, I was informed in writing, by the city administration, that part of Officer Benkert’s file was missing from the city’s filing system. It is highly unlikely that both city hall and civil service would be missing copies unless the file was handled improperly at the time of application, which was years before I took my position. In sum: I inherited noninventoried files in a filing cabinet with shared keys. The file the city manager “discovered” as missing was reported missing, months ago, by one of her employees. The suggestion that anything went “missing” on my watch is not supported by the facts, and the record needs to be corrected.
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Whatever color, Christmas light keeps shining Christmas comes in many colors. There is Black Friday for shopping. We will sing about silver bells and rednosed reindeers, and white Christmas snows. Many of us are meant to be green with envy over possible gifts we could receive or purchase and all are urged to take our credit cards into the red to make it a Jolly Christmas. But others will be mostly blue for Christmas, blue because of worry over hard economic times, blue for the losses of our lives, and blue because the reality we live is never quite the expected jollity of advertising and media hype. Elvis sang about a “Blue Christmas” because of lost love but many of us will face Christmas with blue memories and sad hearts for a myriad of reasons. Those of us in the helping profession learn early that all holidays bring mixed emotions for people, and not everyone finds Christmas to be merry or the holidays to be happy. Many people retreat into depression, abuse alcohol or drugs, or simply try to shut out all that enforced hilarity that fills our airwaves and plagues their hearts. So, at Saint Barnabas, we will be wearing blue for Advent as part of our preparation for Christmas. But we wear blue not just to remind us that, for some, this is not a time of unrestrained joy but rather a time of sorrow and loss. We wear blue to show love and support for those who feel so little of it in their lives. We wear blue to remind ourselves that there is still great poverty, great want, and far too little peace for so many in
LETTERs Christmas shopping
Many gifts can be found in museums The holiday season is upon us and I’d like to remind people that shopping local this season is a great and green idea. The sustainability of island businesses depends on you buying their goods and services. And while you are
By REV. DENNIS TIERNEY the world. We will wear blue in solidarity for the lost, the marginalized, and the forgotten. We will wear blue as Mother Teresa wore blue, finding our Calcutta as she found hers. But, we will also wear blue to remind us of that improbable story of a young woman who said “yes” to God. We will wear blue to remind us that there is a way forward, that promises will be kept, and that hope never dies. We will wear blue to remind ourselves that others have faced great difficulties in their day and that far too few Christmases have occurred in times of peace and plenty. But they all celebrated this long-expected yet stillsurprising event. So unlike what the world calls great moments, they celebrated as we celebrate the ordinary but yet astonishing birth of a child. The world is not only what we see and know; there is still great mystery to marvel over; there is still greatness to come. Christmas comes in many colors; Christmas bears many faces. The light comes; let us rejoice; God reaches out to us through the arms of a baby. The Rev. Dr. Dennis S. Tierney is pastor of the Saint Barnabas Episcopal Church on Bainbridge Island.
shopping local, don’t forget our local museums Museum stores always have an interesting selection of items. Whether they are books, photos, mugs, toys, or memberships, they are usually unique items you are unlikely to find anywhere else. So, for the kids or the history buffs on your shopping list, please support KiDiMu and the Bainbridge Island Historical Museum when looking for gifts this holiday season. Becky Mitchell Bainbridge Island
Bainbridge Island Special Needs Foundation
Bainbridge Island Parks Foundation
Big Kids, Children’s Center & Kids’ Club
B.I. Visually Impaired Persons Support Group
Bainbridge Island Land Trust
Bainbridge Schools Foundation
West Sound Wildlife Shelter
The Bloedel Reserve www.bloedelreserve.org
Planned Parenthood of the Great Northwest
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During this special time of year, consider donating to a non-profit organization in the name of a friend, family member or business associate.
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ARTS & LEISURE Bainbridge Island
Friday, December 9, 2011 • Bainbridge Island Review
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arts briefs Auditions set for 2012 theater performances
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In 2010, Olympic Performance Group presented “The Nutcracker” on Bainbridge Island for the first time. This year the schedule has been extended to 11 performances for the popular holiday classic.
‘nutcracker’ fills BPa holiday calendar Olympic Performance Group presents the 2011 Nutcracker with a masquerade ball, sword fights and a snowflake blizzard. Every year, Olympic Performance Group creates a unique twist on the classic Nutcracker ballet.With fast hip-hop, graceful ballet, storytelling lyrical and powerful contemporary, it’s not your average Nutcracker.
The Nutcracker appears December 9-18, at Bainbridge Performing Arts. Performances are: Fridays, Dec. 9 and 16, at 7 p.m.; Saturdays, Dec. 10 and 17, at 2 p.m. and 7 p.m.; and Sundays, Dec. 11 and 18, at 2 p.m. and 7 p.m. Tickets are $28 for adults, and $24 for seniors, students, youth, military, and teachers, and may be pur-
The closing party for artist Russell Schlosser’s “Totems and Wagons From A Dead Planet” is from 6-8 p.m. Dec. 10 at Arts Studio Gallery, 7869 Fletcher Bay Rd. The gallery is four driveways south of High School Road on the right. For more information, call 842-1294 or visit www.artsstudiogallery.com.
Christmas Memories features poems, stories Micha Rice and St.
Nicholas Theater present a poetry reading for the whole family at 7 p.m. Dec. 10 at Eagle Harbor
chased online at www.bainbridgeperformingarts.org, by phone at 842-8569, or in person at the BPA Box Office hours from 1-4 p.m. Wednesday through Friday, and one hour prior to each performance. To learn more, visit www. bainbridgeperformingarts. org or www.olympicperformancegroup.org. – Connie Mears
nutcracker Olympic Performance Group presents “The Nutcracker” for 11 shows Dec. 8-18 at BPA. Tickets are available at: Bainbridge Performing Arts Theater box office, by phone at 842-8569 or online at www.bainbridgeperformingarts.org.
Congregational Church. From “The Night before Christmas” to “Gift of the Magi,” there is something for everyone. Come one, come all, to hear your favorite Christmas stories read aloud. Readers include Bob McAllister, Laura Sullivan, Hannah Lemberg and Micha Rice. The performance is free or by donation and some refreshments will be served at cost. For more information, call 206-861-4416.
program. Schedule is as follows: 7 p.m. Argosy Ship docks. 7-7:30 p.m. BHS Band plays at Eagle Harbor Park. 7:30-8 p.m. Argosy Christmas Ship Choir performs. 8 p.m. ship departs. BHS Band members will be selling hot chocolate and apple cider from the kiosk and giving out free hand warmers.
Argosy Christmas ship to dock on Bainbridge
Student Bookmark Contest deadline nears
The Argosy Christmas Ship will dock in Eagle Harbor Bainbridge Island at 7 p.m. Monday, Dec. 12. At 7:30, the Argosy Choir will perform aboard the ship, broadcasting the holiday program along the waterfront. The Bainbridge High School Band will play from 7-7:30 p.m. Gather along the shoreline near the kiosk at Eagle Harbor Park to hear their program prior to the Argosy
As Bainbridge Public Library prepares for its 50th anniversary, it invites students in the community to submit art and haiku for a bookmark contest in three divisions: grades K-4, 5-8, and 9-12. The deadline for entry is Dec. 14. Entries can be submitted to your school librarian or to the Bainbridge Public Library. For more information, visit www.bainbridgepubliclibrary.org.
Ovation! Musical Theatre Bainbrige and Bainbridge Performing Arts will hold auditions for their 2012 performances. Ovation! will hold auditions for the Gilbert & Sullivan comedy “The Pirates of Penzance” from 3-8 p.m. Saturday, Jan. 14, 2012 at the Bainbridge Commons, 402 Brien Dr. All parts are open. For the audition, prepare a song from musical theatre, opera or operetta (in English) and bring piano music in your key for the accompanist. A monologue is not required. Performance dates are June 15-July 1. For more information, visit www.ovationmtb.com or see Ovation! Musical Theatre Bainbridge on Facebook. To make an audition appointment, email email@example.com or call 842-0472. BPA will audition for its spring production of “Private Eyes” from 6:30-9:30 p.m. Jan. 17 and 19. “Private Eyes” offers roles for adults ages 20 and older. Run dates are March 16, 17, 18, 23, 24, and 25, and rehearsals extend January through March of 2012. Those auditioning are requested to prepare one 1-to2-minute memorized monologue. Visit online at www. bainbridgeperformingarts. org for full audition details. For an appointments, email Deirdre Hadlock at firstname.lastname@example.org (preferred) or call 842-4560
BHS band members make All State Band Two Bainbridge High School Band students have made the All State Band. For the second year in a row, BHS senior Sam Bishoff has received recognition from the Washington Music Educators Association and has earned a spot with his tenor sax on the WMEA All State Concert Band. Jacob Weiss, this year’s drum major, has also been selected to play bass trombone with the All State Chamber Orchestra. The two have been invited to attend the WMEA conference in Yakima Feb. 16-20 where they will rehearse and perform in concert in the Capitol Theatre under the
direction of distinguished conductors. The conferences have been held since 1937. The students were selected through an audition process. Well-known Washingtonians who have participated in past years include Seattle PostIntelligencer’s Pulitzer Prizewinning editorial cartoonist and columnist David Horsey, 2008 National Teacher of the Year Andrea Peterson and jazz saxophonist Kenny G. For more information, visit www.wmea.org.
guterson wins ‘2011 Bad Sex writing award’ Writing about the Oedipus myth is dicey in and of itself, but island author David Guterson has joined literary names such as John Updike, Norman Mailer and Stephen King in the unenviable category of recipient of the “Bad Sex Writing Award.” The author of “Snow Falling on Cedars” won the 2011 prize for passages in his new book “Ed King.”
writers cooperative announces new book Tuesday Night Publishing, an effort of the 13-year-old Speculative Fiction Writers Cooperative which meets at Eagle Harbor Book Co., has released its third anthology, “Penumbra.” Following in the vein of the previous two, “Off the Ecliptic” and “Oliquity,” the third title speaks of the “the partially shaded outer region of the shadow cast by an opaque object.” The call for submissions went out last year for works in the genres of fantasy, science-fiction, magical realism, surrealism, horror, alternative history, steampunk, new weird and modern myth. The anthology, guest edited by Cat Rambo describes “Penumbra” as having the willingness to entertain the wacky or strange – to accept that one’s taxidermist has been abducted by aliens, that military troops are occupying Bainbridge Island, or that an elevator can carry one sideways to find true love.” The book is available at Eagle Harbor Books. Proceeds go toward SFWC’s next book project. For more information, visit tuesdaynightpublishing.blogspot.com.
BUSINESS Bainbridge Island
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Women’s fashion makes an appearance Runway show offers a glimpse of new store at Island Gateway. By DENNIS ANSTINE Staff Writer
And now, it can be said, Bainbridge Island has had its own invitation-only fashion show. With more to come. There was nothing too fancy about last Friday’s Island Gateway event, which served as an entrée to the opening of a new women’s clothing store Saturday in the new development off Winslow Way. The store is named Aloisa by Kristin Ryann Vogt – after the owner and a line of women’s clothing she will be introducing, along with several other collections. Vogt has owned a women’s clothing store in Poulsbo for four years, but moved to Bainbridge three years ago with the goal of “bringing fashion forward” on the island.
The new 1,000-squarefoot store will offer “clothing that’s a little more hip and not everyday wear,” she said. “We will have some clothes for high school girls, but the market is mainly aimed at women 18 to 50.” Vogt said she enjoyed the Poulsbo store, which is a small boutique that emphasizes casual wear. But she plans to close the Poulsbo store in January in order to focus on her new project. “This has been my goal for some time,” said Vogt, who has lived in Kitsap for 11 years. “My dad was in textiles and I grew up in the industry.” She had the opportunity to learn the business first hand and designed her own clothing line as a young woman living in Sarasota, Fla. She put her passion behind her for many years “and did the family thing, but with the children now old enough, it was time for me to get back into it,” she said. Her opener drew about 100 people, including existing clientele, community acquaintances and a list of former
A model wears a dress from the MIchelle Jonas Travelwear Collection during last Friday’s fashion show at Island Gateway.
customers. Since many of the people knew each other, the groundfloor room of the middle building was loud with laughter and chatter as people moved freely before, during and after the show, which ran for about 20 minutes. “The intent was to show people where we are going with the new business,” she said. “We want to be inclusive of the community and for people to be excited about what we are doing. We will have another show with a spring collection.” Vogt said she is well aware of other women clothiers on Bainbridge Island and is determined not be a direct competitor with them. “We’re going in our own direction just like most people do,” she said. “We are not trying to compete with others on the island. In most instances we won’t be carrying the same lines that others do.” The store will be open six days a week from 10 a.m. to 6 p.m., though Vogt is still undecided on what day the store will be closed.
Business Briefing Winslow Way has many new faces The women’s clothing store, Aloisa, is one of several enterprises that have opened in recent weeks on the island’s main street, which seems to have made it through the construction period intact – more or less. Hitchcock’s Delicatessen & Charcuterie opened two weeks ago next to the restaurant ... Bainbridge Arts & Crafts has a new auxiliary space next to Emmie’s Veggie House ... Furnish Bainbridge is a new home furnishing store on the corner of Ericksen Avenue ... Pop Up Toys offers gadgets for the hip, located on Madrone Lane. Speaking of The Lane and the surrounding area, Paperoost’s doors have been busy lately and Salt & Sea Vintage Home has found a home next to Blackbird Bakery, which continues to pack ‘em in every day of the week.
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orness likes what he sees
Veteran coach is pleased with team’s progress. By WILLIE WENZLAU For the Review
The Bainbridge High boys varsity basketball team had a successful week, with improved play leading to victories both at home and on the road. The Spartans (3-1) opened the week at home Monday with 70-59 non-conference victory over Central Kitsap and enjoyed its Metro League debut Tuesday with a 71-56 win at Bishop Blanchet. Head coach Scott Orness said he is pleased with his team’s progress four games into the season. “We are continuing to develop,” Orness said, “and they are starting to understand what it takes to be a good team.” This year has seen a few changes for the Spartans, starting with Orness implementing completely new
offensive and defensive systems as he begins his second tour with the varsity after taking a break for three years. He feels that his team is adjusting well to the changes. Orness identified the team as guard-heavy and claims this as one of its biggest strengths along with the players’ agility, ball control and shooting skills. “My focus has always been to simply get better every day,” said Orness. “Right now we are focusing on the details that will elevate our team. That has been our biggest challenge so far; attention to detail.” The team has stepped up and shown that it is capable of playing hard and competing at a high level, but for Orness, playing hard is not necessarily enough. At times, he said, the team has a “tendency to ‘just play,’” which he hopes to eliminate from the team’s game through daily repetition in practice. “When we focus on the details and give 100 percent effort between the
lines, we are a tough team to deal with.” In Monday’s game against Central Kitsap, the Spartans showed some of the benefits of their newly adopted offensive and defensive styles of play. “We are starting to execute,” said Orness, “[and] we had a lot of guys contribute.” The boys play with adequate effort and energy, and must now polish their defensive transition and rebounding, he said. Two of the team’s key players during the two games were Rico Failla and Chris Bell. Failla, who is averaging 14.3 points per game, had a breakout week. He scored 22 points against Central Kitsap and followed up with 25 against Bishop Blanchet. Bell, averaging 20.5 points per outing, had led the Spartans in scoring in the first two games. He scored 17 points against Central Kitsap and 13 points in the win over Bishop Blanchet. The veteran coach also recognized a few other play-
ers as having played well in Monday’s game, including: • Michael Crowley’s job of running the offense from the point; • Oskar Dieterich’s defensive play; and • Blake Swanson draining a three-point shot in his varsity debut. The Spartans will play against West Seattle at Paski Gym this Friday, with a 6:15 p.m. tipoff, followed at 8 p.m. with the girls varsity game.
Bainbridge 71, Blanchet 56 Bainbridge16 15 22 18 — 71 Blanchet 18 10 10 18 — 56 Bainbridge: Michael Crowley 11, Eric Raustein 8, Ryan Schreck 3, Sam Rice 2, Blake Swanson 2, Oscar Dieterich 6, Chris Bell 13, Rico Failla 22, Nick Edens 4, Graham Moyer-Stratton, Joey Blacker. Bainbridge 70, Central Kitsap 59 C. Kitsap 16 7 12 24 — 59 Bainbridge19 19 11 21 — 70 Bainbridge: Michael Crowley 12, Eric Raustein 7, Blake Swanson 3, Oscar Dieterich 5, Chris Bell 17, Rico Failla 22, Nick Edens 4, Graham Moyer-Stratton, Joey Blacker, Willie Schreck.
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It was a good week for Rico Faila, shown here scoring two of the 22 points he made Monday in a BHS win over Central Kitsap. The next day he burned Bishop Blanchet with 25 points.
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Solstice races to begin at BPA Saturday
The 10th annual Solstice Run/Walk 5K road race will be held in and around Winslow Saturday, beginning at 9:30 a.m. The Solstice Run/Walk event is a fundraiser for Go Run!, a program that conducts both a fall and spring series for 5th and 6th grade girls. The Kids’ Dashes will start at 8:45 a.m., while the 1 Mile Fun Run/Walk begins at 9 a.m. The races will begin and end at BPA, with race-day registration at 7:30 a.m. and check-in starting at 8 a.m. The races are open to all ages and abilities. Fees for the races on Saturday are $25 for adults, $20 for students and $5 for the kids’ race.
The Bainbridge High girls hope to win their first game of the season Friday when they play West Seattle at Paski Gym, beginning at 8 a.m. The Spartans have two losses on the road: losing a 74-48 decision Monday at Central Kitsap, followed on Wednesday with a 57-50 defeat against Bishop Blanchet in Seattle. Bainbridge had a strong start against Central Kitsap, leading 16-14 after the first quarter. But the home team outscored the Spartans 60-32 during the last three quarters. Against Blanchet, the Spartans trailed 12-7 after the first quarter, but they held their own during the last three periods. Hannah Depew led BHS in scoring in both games, hitting 19 against Blanchet and 16 in the game against Central Kitsap. Wesley Nottingham scored eight point in each of the games, while Maddie Ketcheside scored 10 against
Central Kitsap. The Spartans will be at home for two games next week, playing Seattle Prep on Wednesday at 7 p.m. and Nathan Hale on Friday at 6:15 p.m. Blanchet 57, Bainbridge 50 Bainbridge 7 14 15 14 – 50 Blanchet 12 13 18 14 – 57 Bainbridge: Hannah Depew 19, Wesley Nottingham 8, Sydney Severson 2, Ivy Terry 2, Danielle Bogardus, Julie Feikes, Ariel Fountain, Grace Kenyon. Blanchet: Caitlyn Dixon 18, Laura Walker 9, Shannon McMahon 8, Kelly Kaufman 5, Lauren Martin 2, Micah Lussier, Julia Fleming. C. Kitsap 74, Bainbridge 48 Bainbridge 16 10 12 10 – 48 C. Kitsap 14 20 18 22 –74 Bainbridge: Hannah Depew 16, Maddie Ketcheside 10, Wesley Nottingham 8, Grace Kenyon 6, Julie Feikes 4, Sidney Severson 1, Ariel Fountain 1, Danielle
Bogardis 2. Central Kitsap: Carly Hoisington 11, Leslie Guzman 5, Demi Holbrook 14, Jessica Sanchez 2, Krista Stabler 16, Jacky Hennegan, Jenna Warner 5, Gwen Ryno 10, Logan LaFountaine 7, Malia Stonhill 4.
WRESTLInG Bainbridge High’s wrestlers dropped a dual match 42-31 at home against Kingston on Tuesday. Winners for the Spartans were: Michael Wilkerson (113 pounds) by decision, 10-1; Chad Roberts (120) by forfeit; Calvin Gurtler (126) by decision, 16-0; Alex Greiwe (138) by decision, 8-0; Connor Kenyon (182) by pin, 2:28; Mitchell Coryell (195) by pin, 4:54. The Spartansare scheduled to wrestle Eastside Catholic in a dual meet on Thursday. On the weekend, the team is scheduled to compete Saturday in the Larry Brown Tournament at Fife High School in Tacoma.
BHS VARSITY SPORTS SCHEDULE Friday, Dec. 9 Boys Swimming – BHS @ Bishop Blanchet, 3:30 p.m. Wrestling – BHS vs. Olympic @ Silverdale, 5 p.m. Gymnastics – Nathan Hale, Ingraham @ BHS, 6 p.m. Basketball – West Seattle @ BHS, boys 6:15 p.m., girls 8 p.m. Saturday Dec. 10 Wrestling – BHS @ Fife High in Tacoma, 9:30 a.m. Tuesday, Dec. 13 Boys Swimming – Central Kitsap @ BHS, 3:30 p.m. Boys Basketball – Seattle Prep @ BHS, 7 p.m. Wednesday, Dec. 14 Girls Basketball – Seattle Prep @ BHS, 7 p.m. Thursday, Dec. 15 Wrestling – Lakeside @ BHS, 6:30 p.m. Friday, Dec. 16 Wrestling – BHS @ Central Kitsap, 10 a.m. Swimming – BHS vs. Holy Names, O’Dea @ Queen Anne Pool, 3:30 p.m. Basketball – Nathan Hale @ BHS, girls 6:15 p.m., boys 8 p.m.
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OngOing BlOedel Miniature Village: The miniature Holiday Village and Model Railroad exhibit hand-built by Dwight Shappell, former owner of Dwight’s Flowers on Bainbridge, will be back bigger and better this year from 10 a.m.-4 p.m. Dec. 4-31 at Bloedel Reserve. Cost: Free with admission to Bloedel. Info: visit www. bloedelreserve.org. Student BOOkMark COnteSt: As Bainbridge Public Library commemorates its 50th anniversary, we invite all students in our community to participate in a special art and haiku bookmark contest. There will be three divisions to the contest: grades K-4, 5-8, and 9-12. The deadline for entry is Dec. 14. Entries can be submitted to your school librarian or to the Bainbridge Public Library. For more information visit www.bainbridgepubliclibrary.org. tOyS FOr tOtS: Cook Family Funeral Home sponsors the U.S. Marine Corps “Toys For Tots” program during the holiday season. The 2011 Toy Drive will begin Nov. 21 and end Dec. 23. There is a larger need this year to help needy children. Please bring your toy donations to the funeral home at 163 Wyatt Way. We will also be collecting funds and food to benefit Helpline House and Fishline in Poulsbo. Info: visit www.cookfamilyfuneralhome.com. eleMentary SChOOl tenniS: Sign-ups have begun for
Bainbridge Community Tennis Association (BCTA) tennis at Blakely, Odyssey, Ordway and Wilkes. Program runs after school, Jan – Feb, in each school’s gym, is for 8-10 year olds, and ends with an all school tournament. Contact Bainbridge Community Tennis Association (BCTA) at 855-0632 or firstname.lastname@example.org to reserve a spot. kidiMu: The award-winning museum is now open for fun seven days a week from 10 a.m. - 4 p.m. Sundays from noon - 4 p.m. Info: www.kidimu.org or 855-4650. reiki CirCle: Reiki Circle meets second and fourth Tuesday evenings at 6:30 p.m. New members welcome. New to Reiki? No problem. Classes and attunements available. Call Mary at 206-384-7081.
Friday 9 iMC COnCert: Island Music Center presents “The Puyallup Valley Coattail Riders” at 7 p.m. Dec. 9. This merged band will provide a night of tunes, songs and dancing. Dance to Scott Marckx’s fiddle; the wild, wooly West Virginia tunes of Jim Ketterman; close harmony singing with guitar monster Forrest Newton and banjo mad Jeanie Murphy. Enjoy Squirrely old tunes, old-time hymns, dark ballads, and curmudgeonly cranky songs. Info: visit www.islandmusic.org. nutCraCker Suite: The Olympic Performance Groups presents Nutcracker 2011 with 10 shows Dec. 9-18, Fridays through Sundays at 7 p.m. and weekend matinees at 2 p.m. at BPA, 200 Madison Ave. Presented by NW Strength Lab and Bainbridge Ballet. With fast hip hop, graceful ballet, storytelling lyrical, and powerful contemporary dance styles, it’s not your average “Nutcracker.” Performances
are at 7 p.m. Friday-Sunday and at 2 p.m. Saturdays and Sundays. Cost: $28 adults, $24 for seniors, students, youth, military and teachers and are available at www. bainbridgeperformingarts. org or by calling 842-8569. Info: visit www.olympicperformancegroup.org. BrigadOOn: Ovation! Musical Theatre Bainbridge presents six more performances of “Brigadoon” from Dec. 9-18 at the BHS Theatre, 9330 High School Rd. A live orchestra and a seasoned cast bring the magical village to life under the direction of Ron Milton with musical direction by Todd Hulet. Costume design by Shannin StromHenry. Performances are at 7:30 p.m. Saturdays and 3 p.m. Sundays. Cost: $15-$25 at Winslow Drug, online at www.ovationmtb.com, by phone at 842-0472 and at the door.
Saturday 10 BOating COurSe: The U.S. Coast Guard Auxiliary, Flotilla 48 (North Kitsap) will present its “About Boating Safely” course from 8 a.m. to 5 p.m., Dec. 10 at the Bainbridge Island Commons, 402 Brien Dr. This eight-hour course is for the new boater, those thinking of buying a boat and for boaters who want/need the Boater’s Education Card. Topics covered include chart reading, chart plotting and knot tying. This course meets the mandatory Boater Education requirements of the State of Washington for the Boater Education Card. Harbormaster Tami Allen and Marine Police Ben Sias also participate to educate participants. Cost: $35/ person, $50/family. Contact Grant Winther at 842-5862 or Loretta Rindal at (360) 779-1657. FirSt yearS Open hOuSe: First Years Children’s Center will be having an open house from 8 a.m. - noon Saturday, Dec. 10, at 621
High School Rd. Santa and his elves will be there to take pictures with your child. Drop by and see what our amazing Center has to offer your family, visit with Santa, and have a light snack/juice with your child. Info: 842-6363. SOlStiCe run: The 10th annual Solstice Run and Walk is Saturday, Dec. 10 in Winslow. The event will include a 5K road race at 9:30 a.m., as well as a 1-mile fun run at 9 a.m. and kids’ dashes. Open to all ages and abilities, the Solstice Run is the annual fundraiser for Go Run!, a local nonprofit organization working to enhance the lives of girls physically, emotionally and socially via running activities. Pre-registration is $15 for students (18 and under) and $20 for adults, through Thursday, Dec. 8. Fees increase by $5 on race day. Race day check-in and registration open at 7:30 a.m. at BPA. Info: visit www.gorunhavefun.org/ solstice-run-2/, or contact Island Fitness in person at 190 Madison Ave. or call 842-5720. hOliday Bazaar: Unique, handmade items for holiday giving are available from 9 a.m.-2 p.m. Dec. 10 at 724 Ericksen Ave. Bring a canned donation or $1 donation for Helpline House to enter a raffle for a basket of wonderful gifts. FernCliFF Village tOur: The builder and the Director of Housing Resources Board will host a “Walk down Curtis Lane” at 10 a.m. Dec. 10 for a close up view of the progress on Ferncliff Village, HRB’s eco-built, affordable home ownership development. See the framing of the first house going up, the bus shelter built by the Bainbridge Island Community Woodshop using wood logged from the site and cut by Salisbury Woodworking, and the new trail to Cave Road. Hear about next steps coming up. Park across the street. Info: contact HRB at 842-1909 Ext 4#. FriendS OF the FarMS ChriStMaS tree Sale: Locally harvested Noble Firs are available for sale at the
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historic Morales Farm on the corner of Lovgreen and Highway 305. Hours are 10 a.m.-4 p.m. Saturdays and Sundays Dec. 3-18. Select from a variety of sizes for just $3 per foot. 100 percent of the proceeds will support local farming. Come enjoy complimentary hot cider and homemade cookies. Contact Bart at 206-380-5327 or email@example.com. BOOk Sale: Friends of the Library Book Sale is from 10 a.m.-3 p.m. Dec. 10 at the Bainbridge Public Library, 1270 Madison Ave. Info: Call 842-4162 or visit www.bifriends.org. FarMerS’ Market: The Farmers’ Market is open from 10 a.m. - 3 p.m. at Eagle Harbor Congregational Church through Dec. 26. Check out the selection of Islandgrown Christmas trees and handmade wreaths. The farmers will be outside selling produce and local grass-fed meats and inside you’ll find delicious specialty foods, fine arts and crafts, holiday trimmings and more. The Bainbridge Island Youth Orchestra will perform from 10 a.m.-noon. Admission is free. Info: visit www.bainbridgefarmersmarket.com. Santa phOtOS: Photographer Nick Felkey will be taking photos with Santa from 10 a.m.-1 p.m. Dec. 10 and 17 at Columbia Bank on Winslow Way. Bring a can of food or cash donation to benefit Helpline House. Info: www.bainbridgedowntown.org. kidiMu theater: The Marvelous Land of Oz. Rediscover the magic of the classic story with
For adoption through Kitsap Humane Society: The holidays are about sharing time with family and friends and we think this includes four-legged ones. Kebbie is a 7-yearyoung Jack Russel terrier mix with a loving nature. She’s ready for adventure. See Kebbie (ID 15936) and other adoptable pets at the Kitsap Humane Society, www. kitsap-humane.org. “The Marvelous Land of Oz,” presented by KiDiMu at 10:30 a.m. and 3 p.m., at the Bainbridge Island Museum of Art Auditorium. Directed by Gabe Carbajal. Suggested donation: $5. Tickets available at KiDiMu. www.kidimu.org. gingerBread hOuSe art StatiOn: Visit a special Holiday Art Station at KiDiMu from Saturday, Dec. 10 to Sunday, Dec. 18. Create the season’s favorite and most delicious construction. All materials will be provided. Available: Weekdays and Saturday, 10:30 a.m. – 3 p.m. Sunday: 12:30 – 3 p.m. Free with admission or membership. Info: 855-4650 or www.kidimu.org. huMan rightS: The fourth annual community Read-In of the Universal Declaration of Human Rights, Saturday, Dec. 10, at noon. This event will be held at the Bainbridge Island Town Square (between City Hall and BPA). Gather, rain or shine, to share in a reading of the 30 Articles adopted by the United Nations in 1948. This is a project of the Bainbridge Island Kitsap Interfaith Council. Bill Scarvie will lead. Gather for hot cider after the reading. Info: visit www.binkerton. org. aqua zuMBa ClaSSeS: Make working out a splash at the Bainbridge Island Aquatics Center from noon -12:45 p.m. Dec. 10. Aqua Zumba classes are fun, calorie-burning Latin dance routines that are easy to follow for all ages. Classes are offered in the See cAlendAr, A15
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Ray Williamson Pool. Your first class is free and no pre-registration is required. $6 for adults; $5 for seniors. People can come to all or any single class. Info: 8422302 or www.biparks.org. Holiday Tea wiTH Glee and Voce’!: Ring in the holidays with Ovation! Musical Theatre Bainbridge’s Show Choir programs - GLEE and Voce’ - as they present a Holiday Tea at 2:30 p.m. Dec. 10, at Island Center Hall, 8395 Fletcher Bay Rd. Join them for caroling, holiday treats and more. Admission by donation. Info: Visit www.ovationmtb.com. amnesTy inTernaTional: Kitsap Amnesty International presents a Write-a-thon from 3:30-5:30 p.m. Dec. 10 at Winslow
Co-Housing Common Room, 353 Wallace Way. Your letters can help improve conditions and release prisoners of conscience. Hear local activists, review case sheets, enjoy snacks and write letters. Envelopes, paper, pens and stamps provided. Handwritten letters preferred, but using laptops is fine. Contact: Judy Friesem, firstname.lastname@example.org or Michael Camp, 350-5985337, michaelwcamp@ comcast.net. arTs sTudio Gallery: The closing party for artist Russell Schlosser’s “Totems and Wagons From A Dead Planet” is from 6-8 p.m. Dec. 10 at Arts Studio Gallery, 7869 Fletcher Bay Rd. four driveways south of High School Rd. Info: Call 842-1294 or visit www. artsstudiogallery.com. crecHe FesTiVal: View a collection of nativity scenes and display your favorite
nativity set so it may be viewed by all from 6-9 p.m. Dec. 10-12 at the LDS Chapel, 8677 Madison Ave. (next to Ordway). Hot cocoa/cider and cookies will be served. A free classical Christmas Concert will be from 7-8:30 p.m. Dec. 10 only featuring performance of classical and Christmas music with harp, strings, woodwinds, piano, organ, bells and vocals. Drop off for nativities will be from 7-8:30 p.m. Dec. 8 or from 10:30 a.m.-12:30 p.m. Dec. 9. Collect them at your convenience. Info: Contact Leslie Hansen at email@example.com or (206) 290-1819. imc concerT: “The Honeyville Rascals will play at Island Music Center at 7 p.m. Saturday, Dec. 10 at Island Music Center. The Honeyville Rascals are a jazz and blues inspired roots trio with the driving rhythms of a tenor and
concert ukulele supporting the vocal melodies and harmonies of Sunga Rose and Michael Alexander. Sunga sings and plays a concert “paddlele” while Michael sings and plays a 6-string tenor “liliu”. Info: visit www. islandmusic.org. cHrisTmas memories: Micha Rice and St. Nicholas Theater present a poetry reading for the whole family at 7 p.m. Dec. 10 at Eagle Harbor Congregational Church. From “The Night before Christmas” to “Gift of the Magi,” there is something for everyone. Come one, come all, to hear your favorite Christmas stories read aloud. Readers include Bob McAllister, Laura Sullivan, Hannah Lemberg and Micha Rice. The performance is free or by donation and some refreshments will be served at cost. Info: call 206-861-4416. seabold second saTurday: Bremerton singer/song-
writer Christine Salazar performs at 7:30 p.m. Dec. 10 at Seabold Community Hall, 14451 Komedal Rd. Open-mic performances begin at 7:30 p.m. (sign-ups 6:30-7 p.m.), followed by the featured act. Play or pay $5, children admitted free. For info, see www. sites.google.com/site/ seaboldmusic or call Larry Dewey at 842-5099. Holiday concerT: “Peace and Joy, a Christmas Celebration” is this year’s musical program by the Bainbridge Chorale featuring a beautiful and varied selection of seasonal music. The concert starts at 7:30 p.m. Dec. 10 and 3:30 p.m. Dec. 11 at Rolling Bay Presbyterian Church. Cost: adults $20; seniors $17; students, teachers and military $12, children under 13 free. Info/Tickets: Call 780-3467 or visit www. bainbridgechorale.org.
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monday 12 FRee ToTs on TURF class: A free gross motor skills class for toddlers ages 2-4 is 10 a.m.-10:45 Dec. 12 at the Family Martial Arts Center on Day Rd. Join Coach Tim
for an exciting fun-filled class. Reserve your spot by emailing Visiting Tots on Turf Facebook page and liking it! Info: contact email@example.com or call 360-434-0533. Visit www. totsonturf.com. menTal Illness helP: The second Monday evening of each month the National Alliance for the Mentally Ill, NAMI-Kitsap sponsors a monthly support group from 7-8:30 p.m. at Eagle Harbor Congregational Church at the intersection of Winslow Way and Madison Avenue (SW corner). Family members and friends of people who suffer from serious mental illness are invited to attend for support and education. Info: call Jane Cartmell at 206-898-6092 or Joan Pearson at 842-5324.
Legal Notices NOTICE OF APPLICATION / SEPA COMMENT PERIOD The City of Bainbridge Island has received the following land use application: Date: December 9, 2011 Applicant: Ahn Quach Permit Request: Preliminary Subdivision File Name & Number: Ericksen Urban Cottages SUB13025 Description of Proposal: The applicant requests preliminary subdivision of a 1.08 acre site into 16 lots under the Housing Design Demonstration Project Program (HDDP). Location of Proposal: The 600 block along the west side of Ericksen Avenue Tax Account Number: 262502-2-106-2004; 262502-2-109-2001 Date of Application: October 28, 2011 Complete Application: November 23, 2011 Environmental Review: This proposal is subject to State Environmental Policy Act (SEPA) review as provided in WAC 197-11. The City, acting as lead agency, expects to issue a Determination of Non-significance (DNS) threshold determination for this proposal. Utilizing the optional DNS process provided in WAC 197-11-355, the comment period specified in this notice may be the only opportunity to comment on the environmental impact of this proposal. The proposal may include mitigation measures under applicable codes, and the project review process may incorporate or require mitigation measures regardless of whether an EIS is prepared. A copy of the subsequent threshold determination for the proposal may be obtained upon request. Other Permits/Studies:
Preliminary drainage and utility design Meeting: The City will conduct a public meeting and/or hearing concerning this proposal. Comment period: The City will not take a final action on the proposal nor make a threshold determination for 14 days from the date of this notice. Any person may comment on the proposal and/or the SEPA review. Additionally, any person may participate in public meetings/hearings and may request a copy of any decision. For consideration under SEPA environmental review, comments must be submitted by 4:00 p.m. December 23, 2011. If you have any questions, please contact: Kelly Tayara, Planner Email: pcd@bainbridge wa.gov Tele: (Direct) 206-780-3787 (Main) 842-2552 City of Bainbridge Island Department of Planning & Community Development 280 Madison Ave. N. Bainbridge Island, WA 98110 Date of publication: 12/09/11 (BR345075) NOTICE OF APPLICATION/SEPA COMMENT PERIOD The City of Bainbridge Island has received the following land use application: Date: DECEMBER 9, 2011 Applicant: Robert Cousins, Coastal Solutions LLC Owners: Margery Miller Permit Request: Margery Miller Shoreline Substantial Development Permit Exemption fn: SSDE 17534 Description of Proposal: Install approximately 90 feet of soft bank shore protection, including anchored
aRgosy chRIsTmas shIP: The Argosy Christmas Ship is docking on Bainbridge Island at 7 p.m. Dec. 12. The Argosy Christmas Ship Choir will perform holiday songs from 7:30-8 p.m. In Eagle Harbor Park, near where the crew boats are kept, the Bainbridge High School band will play from 7-7:30 p.m. just before the Argosy Choir performs. Band members will also be selling hot chocolate and cider from the kiosk as a fundraiser. They will also be giving out free handwarmers.
TUesday 13 sWeRv: Join Savvy Women Exchanging Relevant Views to hear Norm Hollingshead talk about “Guiseppe Verde and the Importance of Parent-Child Relationships
in his Operas” from 10:30 a.m.-noon Dec. 13 at the Filipino American Hall, 7566 High School Rd. Norm has a passion for opera and Verde is his favorite composer. He has shared his knowledge of opera with thousands of school children and adults. He has a unique and entertaining way of helping people appreciate the world of opera with engaging stories, insights, humor and of course, the music. Info: email thrash2@comcast. com. chRIsTmas In song: Join the Evergreen Singers to help “sing in the season.” Get in the holiday spirit with beautiful Christmas carols, holiday pops, and audience sing-a-longs at 11 a.m. Dec. 13 at the Bainbridge Commons.
Nowhere was Christmas merrier than in old Britain. The season began on Dec. 16 and did not end until Jan. 6 – Twelfth Night. Please accept the hospitality and wassail bowl of the Evergreen Singers as they present spirited carols from Merry Old England. Enjoy traditional carols such as the Sussex Carol, the Coventry Carol, We Saw Three Ships and The Friendly Beasts. Refreshments served afterward. Cost: Donation. Info: call Call 842-1616 or visit www.biparks.org. agaTe Pass exchange: The alternative currency group Agate Pass Exchange will hold a food and gift potluck from 6:30-9:30 p.m. Dec. 13 at OfficeXPats, 403 Madison Ave. on the second floor of the
Pavilion building. Bring a potluck dish and/or drink to share and one or more “giftables.” These could include crafts you’ve made, white elephants, food (like fruitcake, etc.), or gift certificates. Gift certificate blanks will be provided. Whether you’re a member or not, it’s a great way to meet one another and learn about the system by participating. Info: search Agate Pass Exchange on Facebook. holIday conceRT: “The Hometown Band,” a Kitsap county-based community band under the baton of Jas Linford, and the Bethany Brass Quintet are providing an evening of holiday music at 7 p.m. Dec. 13 at Bethany Lutheran Church, 7968 Finch Rd. See cAlendAr, A17
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logs, imported sand and gravel and minor excavation. Location of Proposal: 15375 Harvey Road TA 332602-2-049-2004 Date of Application: December 1, 2011 Complete Application: December 2, 2011 This proposal is subject to State Environmental Policy Act (SEPA) review as provided in WAC 197-11-800. The City, acting as lead agency, expects to issue a Determination of Nonsignificance (DNS) threshold determination for this proposal. Utilizing the optional DNS process provided in WAC 197-11-355, the comment period specified in this notice may be the only opportunity to comment on the environmental impact of this proposal. The proposal may include mitigation measures under applicable codes, and the project review process may incorporate or require mitigation measures regardless of whether an EIS is prepared. A copy of the subsequent threshold determination for the proposal may be obtained upon request. The City will not take a final action on the proposal nor make a threshold determination for 14 days from the date of this notice. Any person may comment on the proposal and/or the SEPA review. Additionally, any person may participate in a public hearing, if any, and may request a copy of any decision. For consideration under SEPA environmental review, comments must be submitted by December 23, 2011. If you have any questions, contact: Joshua Machen, AICP, Current Planning Manager City of Bainbridge Island
Department of Planning & Community Development 280 Madison Ave. N. Bainbridge Island, WA 98110 (206) 842-2552 Fax: (206) 780-0955 Email: firstname.lastname@example.org bridge-isl.wa.us Date of publication: 12/09/11 (BR345078) NOTICE OF APPLICATION/SEPA COMMENT PERIOD The City of Bainbridge Island has received the following land use application: Date: DECEMBER 9, 2011 Applicant: Robert Cousins, Coastal Solutions LLC Owners: James Pippard Permit Request: James Pippard Shoreline Substantial Development Permit Exemption fn: SSDE 16516 Description of Proposal: Install approximately 90 feet of soft bank shore protection, including anchored logs, imported sand and gravel and minor excavation. Location of Proposal: 15405 Harvey Road TA 332602-2-020-2007 Date of Application: November 23, 2011 Complete Application: December 2, 2011 This proposal is subject to State Environmental Policy Act (SEPA) review as provided in WAC 197-11-800. The City, acting as lead agency, expects to issue a Determination of Nonsignificance (DNS) threshold determination for this proposal. Utilizing the optional DNS process provided in WAC 197-11-355, the comment period specified in this notice may be the only opportunity to comment on the environmental impact of this proposal. The proposal may include mitigation measures under appli-
cable codes, and the project review process may incorporate or require mitigation measures regardless of whether an EIS is prepared. A copy of the subsequent threshold determination for the proposal may be obtained upon request. The City will not take a final action on the proposal nor make a threshold determination for 14 days from the date of this notice. Any person may comment on the proposal and/or the SEPA review. Additionally, any person may participate in a public hearing, if any, and may request a copy of any decision. For consideration under SEPA environmental review, comments must be submitted by December 23, 2011. If you have any questions, contact: Joshua Machen, AICP, Current Planning Manager City of Bainbridge Island Department of Planning & Community Development 280 Madison Ave. N. Bainbridge Island, WA 98110 (206) 842-2552 Fax: (206) 780-0955 Email: email@example.com bridge-isl.wa.us Date of publication: 12/09/11 (BR345083) NOTICE PUBLIC HEARING
ORDINANCE NO. 2011-21 PRELIMINARY SUBDIVISION APPROVAL PROCESS WEDNESDAY, DECEMBER 14, 2011 YOU ARE HEREBY NOTIFIED the Bainbridge Island City Council will conduct a public hearing to receive public comment on Ordinance No. 2011-21, regarding the preliminary subdivision
approval process, as part of their meeting, which begins at 6:00
YOU ARE INVITED to attend the public hearing to present written or oral comment. The meeting will be held at City Hall Council Chambers located at 280 Madison Avenue, Bainbridge Island, WA 98110. If you are unable to attend, comments may be submitted prior to the meeting date. The City Clerk will accept hand-delivered, mailed or emailed comments at firstname.lastname@example.org. Please check the City’s website for more information: w w w. c i . b a i n b r i d g e isl.wa.us. CITY OF BAINBRIDGE ISLAND ROSALIND D. LASSOFF CITY CLERK Date of publication: 12/09/11 (BR345157) ORDINANCE NO. 2011-17 Approved: 12/7/11 Published: 12/9/11 Effective: 01/01/12 AN ORDINANCE of the City of Bainbridge Island, Washington to create an “Inn” as a new permitted use by amending Sections 18.09.020, 18.15.020, and 18.36.030 of the Bainbridge Island Municipal Code. Date of publication: 12/09/11 (BR345162)
IN THE SUPERIOR COURT OF THE STATE OF WASHINGTON IN AND FOR THE COUNTY OF PIERCE JUVENILE DEPARTMENT THE STATE OF WASHINGTON TO: 1. BRYAN ALLEN GRANFIELD, alleged father of ORION GRANFIELD;
DOB: 02/06/07; Cause No. 11-7-01488-0; A Petition to Terminate Parental Rights was filed on 6/23/11. A Fact Finding hearing will be held on this matter on: December 28, 2011 at 8:30 a.m. at Pierce County Family and Juvenile Court, 5501 6th Avenue, Tacoma, WA 98406. YOU SHOULD BE PRESENT AT THIS HEARING. THE HEARING WILL DETERMINE IF YOUR PARENTAL RIGHTS TO YOUR CHILD ARE TERMINATED. IF YOU DO NOT APPEAR AT THE HEARING THE COURT MAY ENTER AN ORDER IN YOUR ABSENCE TERMINATING YOUR PARENTAL RIGHTS. To request a copy of the Notice, Summons, and Termination Petition, call DSHS at 1-800-423-6246. To view information about your rights in this proceeding, go to www.atg.wa.gov/TRM.a spx. DATED this 21st day of November, 2011, by DEBRA BURLESON, Deputy County Clerk. Date of first publication: 12/02/11 Date of last publication: 12/16/11 (BR342983) SUPERIOR COURT OF WASHINGTON COUNTY OF KING Estate of: RICHARD W. BUCHANAN, Deceased. No. 11-4-06308-6 SEA PROBATE NOTICE TO CREDITORS RCW 11.40.030 The Personal Representative named below has been appointed and has qualified as the Personal Representative of this estate. Any person having a claim against the decedent must, before the time the claim would
be barred by any otherwise applicable statute of limitations, present the claim in the manner as provided in RCW 11.40.070 by (a) serving on or mailing to the Personal Representative or the Personal Representative’s attorney at the address stated below a copy of the claim and (b) filing the original of the claim with the court in which the probate proceedings were commenced. The claim must be presented within the later of: 1) thirty days after the Personal Representative served or mailed the notice to the creditor as provided under RCW 11.40.020(1)(c); or (2) four months after the date of first publication of the notice. If the claim is not presented within this time frame, the claim is forever barred, except as otherwise provided in RCW 11.40.051 and 11.40.060. This bar is effective as to claims against both the decedent’s probate and nonprobate assets. Date of publication in Kitsap County: December 2, 2011 Personal Representative: Robert W Nolting Attorney for the Personal Representative: Sean R. Bleck Address for Mailing or Service: Isenhour Bleck, P.L.L.C. 1200 Fifth Avenue, Suite 2020 Seattle, WA 98101 DATED: November 30, 2011. ISENHOUR BLECK, P.L.L.C. /s/Sean R. Bleck WSBA No. 8043 Attorney for Personal Representative Date of first publication: 12/02/11 Date of last publication: 12/16/11 (BR344097)
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The evening includes classic carols and film music. Donations of food for the Helpline House are appreciated. RECREATIONAL SINGING: Sing with a group from 7:30-9 p.m. Tuesdays at Island Music Guild. Led by David Webb, the group will sing traditional American folk songs. No experience required. Info: visit www.singalongalive.com.
WEdNESdAy 14 COBI PuBLIC MEETING: A public meeting is from 9-10 a.m. Dec. 14 in Council Chambers, City Hall, 280 Madison Ave. Agenda includes State Auditor’s review of the city’s 2010 annual report, federal single audit report and 2009 local government performance audit: allocating overhead costs. Info: visit www.ci.bainbridge-isl. wa.us/budget_financial_ reports.aspx or contact Rosalind Lassoff, City Clerk at 780-862 or cityclerk@ bainbridgewa.gov. BI REPuBLICAN WOMEN: The Bainbridge Island Republican Women will meet at 11 a.m. at Dec. 14 Wing Pt. Golf & Country Club. Featured speaker will be Steve Bonkowski, BI city councilman. Get all the latest on BI politics and enjoy music by the BHS choir. Members lunch $17; guests welcome, $20. RSVP to 206-337-5543. VIP: The Visually Impaired Persons Support Group meets from 1-3 p.m. Dec. 14 at the Bainbridge Public Library. This holiday dessert social, replete with cake provided by the VIP and any treats you want to share, will feature Christmas carols led by John Poh on guitar. The Review and The Islander are now available on flash drive. Call 780-2835 to sign up. Info/transportation: call 842-1670. FREE FLuTE ANd PIANO CONCERT: Enjoy Baroque and micro-jazz duets with Georges Tilden on flute and Linda W. Purdy on piano at 2 p.m. Dec. 14 at the Commons, 402 Brien Dr. Info: call 842-1616. CITy COuNCIL MEETING: A Special/Regular City Council meeting is at 6 p.m. Dec. 14 in Council Chambers, at City Hall, 280 Madison Ave. 6 p.m. Winslow Way Reconstruction Project update; consent agenda; Public Hearing/ Ordinances/second reading: Ord. 2011-21 (preliminary approval process for
subdivisions), Executive Session. 6:30 p.m. 7 p.m. Farewell outgoing councilmembers; swearing in new councilmembers; public comment; Res. 2011-29 (WSF); Res 201128 (Pt. Monroe Road vacation); Res. 2011-30 (Relating to water utility); Ordinances/second reading: Ord. 2011-24 (4thQ 2011 budget adjustments), Ord. 2011-27 (SSWM rates), Ord. 2011-25 (sewer rate reductions), Ord 2011-26 (Water Rate reductions); Civil Service Commission and Ethics Board appointments; 2012 LTAC awards. Agenda items subject to change due to publishing deadlines. Info: Visit www. ci.bainbridge-isl.wa.us or contact Rosalind Lassoff, City Clerk, 780-8624, email@example.com.
ThuRSdAy 15 KOL ShALOM: The second program of the Current Jewish Issues Forum will be “Our Yiddish Past--a concert of songs sung and narrated by Joe Honick and accompanied by pianist Jeremy Dupea.” The event will be held at 7:30 p.m. Dec. 15 at Congregation Kol Shalom, 9010 Miller Rd. This event is free and open to the public. PARKS BOARd MEETING: The BI Metro Park and Recreation District will hold its board meeting at 6 p.m. Dec. 15 at Strawberry Hill Center, 7666 High School Rd. Agenda includes dog parks; Resolution 201123: petty cash fund; Res. 2011-24: Issuing warrants; Res. 2011-25: policy manual changes; Res. 2011-26: unclaimed property; Res. 2011- 27: Hilltop property, Hilltop closing documents approval. Info: Call 842-2306. PLANNING COMMISSION: The Bainbridge Island Planning Commission will meet at 7 p.m. Dec. 15, at City Hall to discuss proposed changes to the Erickson Avenue design guidelines. Info: Call 780-3758.
COMING uP BIGS: The Bainbridge Island Genealogical Society (BIGS) will meet at 10 a.m. Dec.16 in the Bainbridge Public Library meeting room for our annual “Show & Tell” gathering of members sharing ancestral tales and treasures. Visit with members to find out what BIGS offers to those who join. Suggested donation for non-members is $5. Info: visit www.bigenealogy.org or call 855-9457. IMC CONCERT: Celebrate the darkest night of the year with the light of music, storytelling and wonder. with
OBITUARIES myra ludloff, age 86 Myra Ludloff died Tuesday, Nov. 1 at The Messenger House on Bainbridge Island. She was 86. She was born on Dec. 21, 1924. She Grew up in Dunsmuir, Calif. in a large family of aunts, uncles and cousins. She attended San Jose Myra Ludloff State and then worked for Stanford University until 1968. She worked as a real-estate agent in Sebastopol, Calif. Myra moved to Bainbridge Island five years ago to be with her daughter. She is survived by her daughter Melanie Benson (Lloyd) of Bainbridge Island; grandson Charles Asper of Seattle and brother James Rochford of New Mexico. She will be interred in Corning, Calif. to share a resting place with her mother,
Hanz Araki and Kathering Claire at 7 p.m. Dec. 16 at Island Music Center. While he may be best known for his playing and singing of Celtic music, Araki’s deep roots are in the shakuhachi, the traditional bamboo “Zen flute” of Japan. Hanz (short for Hanzaburo) is the world’s only sixthgeneration shakuhachi player.Advance tickets $20 at info@islandmusiccenter. org or 780-6911. TOyS FOR TOTS: A free screening of the family favorite movie “Elf,” starring Will Ferrell, will be at 10:30 a.m. Dec. 17 at Bainbridge Cinemas. Bring a donation of a gift item for “Toys for Tots.” Buddy was a baby in an orphanage who stowed away in Santa’s sack and was raised by elves. Santa allows him to go back to New York City to find his birth father when he becomes an adult. When his father interferes with his job, Buddy is forced to reevaluate his priorities. Info: visit www.bainbridgecinemas.com. dICKENS REAdING dICKENS: Island Theatre at the Library presents Tim Tully in “Dickens Reading Dickens” at 7:30 p.m. Dec. 17 and at 2 p.m. Dec. 18 at the Bainbridge Public Library, Directed by Steve Stolee, local actor Tully recreates the popular live appearances given by Charles Dickens during the decade before he died in 1872. In authentic Victorian
father and grandparents and the rest of the RochefordWilliams Clan. Services will take place there in April 2012. In lieu of flowers, reach out to an old friend or family member. A guest book is at www. cookfamilyfuneralhome.com.
aida guillermina Ruiz, 86 Aida Guillermina Ruiz died Nov. 22 at Island Health & Rehabilitation on Bainbridge Island. She was 86. She was born on June 24, 1925, in Lima, Peru. In her youth, Aida was quite the athlete. She played tennis, c o m p e t - Aida Ruiz ing in the national mixed double championships in Peru where she met her future husband Juan. Also, she placed third place in the Peruvian Women’s Fencing Championships in 1950s.
costume, Tully will deliver a reading of some of his most favored works including “A Christmas Carol,” “Oliver Twist” and “Great Expectations.” Free. Info: www.islandtheatre. org. FREE COMMuNITy CAROLING: Ovation! Musical Theatre Bainbridge and Bainbridge Chorale unite to present the fifth annual free community caroling event, “Home for the Holidays,” at 4 p.m. Dec. 17 at Eagle Harbor Congregational Church. Directed by Todd Hulet and accompanied by piano and a small ensemble. Songsheets provided. Free, but donations for Helpline House are accepted. Info: visit www. ovationmtb.com or www. bainbridgechorale.org. hOLIdAy KIdS’ NIGhT AT KIdIMu: (aka Parents’ Night Out) is from 5:30 - 9:30 p.m. Dec. 17 at KiDiMu. Kids are invited for a funfilled evening of playtime, games, movies and a pizza dinner, while parents catch up on holiday errands or enjoy a night out. On this special evening, children will create seasonal crafts. Recommended ages: 3.510 years old. Participants must be able to use bathroom independently. Registration required by noon on Friday. $30 per child/ members and $40 per child/ non-members; $10 off per sibling. Info: 855-4650 or www.kidimu.org.
She was the last of eight siblings and the last to pass away. Aida is survived by her husband Juan P. Ruiz; daughter Rossana Muir (Shawn Muir), and grandchildren Sarah Muir and Catherine Muir, all of Bainbridge Island; nieces and nephews in the United States, Peru, Venezuela, Canada and Spain. Family and friends are invited to attend the Memorial Mass at 11:30 a.m. Saturday, Dec. 10, at St. Cecilia Catholic Church. A reception will follow at the St. Monica’s Room at the church. A guest book is at www. cookfamilyfuneralhome.com.
Frank albert Peabody, 84 Frank Albert Peabody died Nov. 20. He was born March 20, 1927, in Forest Grove, Ore. and raised in Stayton, Ore., He served in WWII, and was a graduate of the University of Oregon and NYU. Frank was a buyer for Frederick & Nelson from 1951 to 1980 and then retired to his beloved
summer home on Bainbridge Island. He was predeceased by his parents John W. Peabody and Lucy Ebert Peabody; five brothers and sisters. Frank is survived by Patricia, his wife of 51 years; son Daniel and grand- Frank Peabody son Dustin; daughter Melissa (Bear Dyson) of Seattle; son William; sister Mary Ann Welter and a host of nieces and nephews, especially Joe, Tina, Annie, Caleb, Ben, Cole and Dominick. A tree planting and party celebrating Frank’s life will be held in March 2012 on Bainbridge Island. Remembrances may be made to The Sierra Club, Nature Conservancy or KCTS Channel 9. Or take a walk on the Fairy Dell Trail, which he fought to preserve for public use. A guest book is at www. cookfamilyfuneralhome.com. See oBItuaRIeS, a18
Rose Galosich September 19, 1919 – November 20, 2011 Rose Galosich, age 92, died peacefully in her sleep at home in Winslow on November 20th of natural causes. Rose was born in Veli Rat, Yugoslavia to Marijan and Antica Mirkovic on September 19th, 1919. She grew up at a Lighthouse on the Dalmation Coast with three brothers and sisters. In 1939 she married Marijan Galosich and moved to the U.S. Rose and Marijan lived in Portland and Everett, Washington before moving to Bainbridge in 1943 to the home in Hawley where she lived for the rest of her life. Rose was a stay at home Mom until the mid sixties when she went to work for Frederick & Nelson where she was employed until mandatory retirement at age 72. After retirement, Rose studied Russian and History at Seattle Community College for several years. Rose and Marijan were avid gardeners and took great pride in their flower and vegetable gardens. She was a member of St. Cecilia Catholic Church. She was a loving and dedicated wife, mother, and grandmother. She loved her Lord, family and friends with all her heart and will be dearly missed. Rose was preceded in death by her husband of 49 years, Marijan, her parents and siblings. She is survived by her children and their spouses Mary and Mark Ault of Los Angeles and Bob and Dale Galosich of Anchorage. Grandchildren Brian Ault, Lisa Ault, Neil Galosich, Rob Galosich, Andra Galosich Lozano and great grandchildren Ryan Ault, Eric Galosich, Bo Galosich, Dustin Lozano, Tanner Lozano and Noah Lozano. A family gravesite service will be held on December 17th at Calvary Cemetery at 1:00 pm. In lieu of flowers, donations can be made to Meals on Wheels, Interfaith Volunteers Caregivers, of Bainbridge Island (IVC) or your favorite charity in Roses name. Please sign the online Guest Book at: www.cookfamilyfuneralhome.com. TRIBUTE Paid Notice
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Claude “Skip” Merle George Jr., age 81 Claude “Skip” Merle George Jr., died Nov. 28, at Martha and Mary Health Care Services in Poulsb o. He was 81. He was born on Claude George Jr. Feb. 18, 1930, in Port Gamble. Claude graduated from High School, attended NW Bible School and welding school. He was employed with Pope Talbot and was an Assembly of God Minister. He was a member of the S’Klallam Community Church. A service for family and friends was Monday, Dec. 5, at the Port Gamble Tribal Gym. Interment will take place at the tribal cemetery. An online guestbook is
Rose Galosich, age 92 Rose Galosich, age 92, died Nov. 20 at home in Winslow of natural causes. Rose was born in Veli Rat, Yugoslavia to Marijan and Antica Mirkovic, on Sept. 19, 1919. She grew up at a Lighthouse on the Dalmation Coast with Rose Galosich three brothers and sisters. In 1939 she married Marijan Galosich and moved to the U.S. Rose and Marijan lived in Portland, Ore. and Everett before moving to Bainbridge in 1943 where she lived for the rest of her life. Rose was a stay-at-home Mom and then worked for Frederick & Nelson until retirement at age 72. She was a member of St. Cecilia Catholic Church. Rose was preceded in death
Myra Ludloff December 21, 1924 - November 1, 2011 Myra Ludloff, passed away on Tuesday, November 1, 2011 at The Messenger House on Bainbridge Island, Washington. She was born on December 21, 1924. Myra was 86 years of age. She grew up in Dunsmuir, California in a large family of aunts, uncles and cousins. She attended San Jose State and then worked for Stanford University until 1968. She moved to Sonoma County and worked as a real-estate agent in Sebastopol, CA. She loved gardening, decorating, friends and travel. Myra moved to Bainbridge Island five years ago to be with her daughter. She enjoyed the Senior’s Center where she tried to understand Astrology and was working on her memoirs. Myra always stayed in touch with old friends and family. She will be interred in Corning, CA to share a resting place with her mother and father and grandparents and the rest of the Rocheford-Willaims Clan. Services will take place there in April 2012. In lieu of flowers Myra would love it if you would reach out to an old friend or family member. She is survived by her daughter Melanie Benson (Lloyd) of Bainbridge Island, grandson Charles Asper of Seattle, WA and brother James Rochford of New Mexico. Please sign the online Guest Book at: www.cookfamilyfuneralhome.com. TRIBUTE Paid Notice
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by her husband Marijan, her parents and siblings. She is survived by her children and their spouses Mary and Mark Ault of Los Angeles and Bob and Dale Galosich of Anchorage; grandchildren Brian Ault, Lisa Ault, Neil Galosich, Rob Galosich, Andra Galosich Lozano; and greatgrandchildren Ryan Ault, Eric Galosich, Bo Galosich, Dustin
Lozano, Tanner Lozano and Noah Lozano. A family gravesite service will be held at 1 p.m. Dec. 17 at Calvary Cemetery. Donations can be made to Meals on Wheels, Interfaith Volunteers Caregivers, of Bainbridge Island (IVC) or your favorite charity. A guestbook is at www. cookfamilyfuneralhome.com.
Frank Albert Peabody March 20, 1927 - November 20, 2011 Frank will be remembered for his dry wit, his love of nature, his fabulous huckleberry pies, his three excellent children, and his one fine grandson. Born in Forest Grove, OR and raised in Stayton, OR, he served in WWII, and was a graduate of the University of Oregon and NYU. Frank was a buyer for Frederick and Nelson from 1951 to 1980 and then retired to his beloved summer home on Bainbridge Island. He was predeceased by his parents John W. Peabody and Lucy Ebert Peabody and five brothers and sisters. Frank will be missed by Patricia, his wife of 51 years, son Daniel and grandson Dustin, of Mesa, AZ, daughter Melissa (Bear Dyson) of Seattle, WA, son William of Black Diamond, WA, sister Mary Ann Welter of Stayton, OR, and a host of nieces and nephews, especially Joe, Tina, Annie, Caleb, Ben, Cole and Dominick. The birds and wildlife he fed every day will miss him, too. A tree planting and party celebrating Frank’s life will be held in March 2012 on Bainbridge Island. Remembrances may be made to The Sierra Club, Nature Conservancy or KCTS Channel 9. Or take a walk on the Fairy Dell Trail, which he fought to preserve for public use. Please sign the online guest book at www.cookfamilyfuneralhome.com. TRIBUTE Paid Notice
Aida Guillermina Ruiz June 24, 1925 - November 22, 2011 Aida Guillermina Ruiz, passed away on Tuesday, November 22, 2011 at Island Health & Rehabilitation on Bainbridge Island, WA. She was born on June 24, 1925 in Lima, Peru. She was 86 years of age. Aida was a devoted wife and mother who enjoyed cooking, baking, sewing, knitting, crochet, and she loved to have afternoon tea with her friends or family. Aida received the Nurse Aid by the Red Cross. In her youth, Aida was quite the athlete. She played tennis, competing in the national mixed double championships in Peru where she met her husband Juan. Also, she placed third place in the Peruvian Women’s Fencing Championships in 1950’s. She was the last of eight siblings and was the last to pass away. Aida is survived by her husband Juan P. Ruiz, daughter Rossana Muir (Shawn Muir), and grandchildren Sarah Muir and Catherine Muir all of Bainbridge Island. She also leaves behind several nieces and nephews in the United States, Peru, Venezuela, Canada and Spain. Family and friends are respectfully invited to attend the Memorial Mass on Saturday, December 10, 2011 at 11:30 AM at St. Cecilia Catholic Church on Bainbridge Island. A reception will follow at the St. Monica’s Room at the church. Please sign the online Guest Book for the family at: www.cookfamilyfuneralhome.com. TRIBUTE Paid Notice
Christopher Clark Morgan May 19, 1933 - November 19, 2011 Christopher Clark Morgan was born May 19, 1933 in Worcester, Massachusetts to Katharine Irving Clark and Vincent Morgan. He attended Oberlin College where he met and fell in love with a charming redhead, Josephine Rettie. Chris served in the Korean War from 195355 and did indeed marry Jo in 1955. After graduating from Oberlin, Chris and Jo moved to Eugene, Oregon where Chris attended the University of Oregon to obtain a Bachelor’s degree in Architecture. After graduation, he joined the architectural firm Balheiser, Rhodes and Smith, and later as partner, was asked to open the Seattle office. In 1968 he moved his family to Bainbridge Island, Washington. After working for the firm, Chris decided to open his own private practice on Bainbridge Island, designing homes in the Northwest Contemporary style. Later, he partnered with architect Richard Lindstrom who worked with him to design the Winslow Mall and numerous private homes including his own on Grand Avenue which was featured in “House Beautiful.” His partner’s home won an award from the American Institute of Architects and was featured in “Sunset Magazine.” His design of artist Jim Howell’s home on San Juan Island also won him some recognition. Always interested in new developments in materials and design, he built an energy efficient active and passive solar home at Bill Point in 1980. Many of his designs included innovations in green building. During the 1970s Chris served on the Kitsap County Planning Commission. Ever an entrepreneur and wine lover, he helped Jo open one of the Northwest’s earliest wine specialty stores, The Cork Shop, first next to the American Marine Bank, then later in the Winslow Mall. In 1980 he left his practice to teach at Washington State University (1980-81), during which time he also earned his Master’s in Architecture at the University of Idaho. After completing his Masters, Chris and Jo moved to the south, where Chris first taught architecture at Louisiana Tech (1981-1984) and then at the University of North Carolina at Charlotte (1984-1998). At UNCC he was chair of the School of Architecture and helped lead the design process for a new Architecture building. Continuing his support of his wife’s artistic pursuits and entrepreneurial spirit, he also helped Jo open a weaving and knitting store called The Weavers Studio. He retired from UNCC to Bellingham in 1998, where he was very involved in the arts and community planning. Sailing was a lifelong passion. Chris spent his childhood summers sailing on Squibnocket Pond in Martha’s Vineyard, raced Six Meter boats in Puget Sound, crossed the Atlantic from Spain to Bermuda with a crew of three others on a 70’ Ketch, and took his family for vacations as far north as Desolation Sound. He loved being near the sea and vacationed habitually at Surfcrest – a comfortable hideaway in Copailis, Washington. The last five years were very eventful for Chris. In 2006 his older daughter gave him a kidney. A year later he replaced his right hip. And in 2009 he nearly lost his beloved Josephine to a stroke. The stroke left her unable to speak or write and without the use of her right hand. His life switched instantly from well-kept husband to constant caregiver to Jo, and in this role he was adept and devoted. His compassion for her challenges of speech loss and impaired mobility was bottomless. He would not leave her for more than a couple of hours, made sure her every need was met and showed perfect patience in working to understand what she tried so hard to express without words. Chris died November 19, 2011 from a head injury after a fall. He is survived by his sister Joan Anderson of Duxbury, Massachusetts, his wife of 56 years Jo Morgan, His daughters Elizabeth Morgan of Olympia (BHS ’79) and Pamela Jull of Bellingham (BHS ’81), their families which include his three grandchildren, Peter, Katharine and Natalie, and his sons in law, Garth Cowan and Burrell Jull, who treasured his friendship. Memorial donations may be made to The Whatcom Symphony Orchestra, www.whatcomsymphony.com and The Environmental Defense Fund, www.edf.org. Please see more about Chris’ life, share your memories of Chris and sign the online guest book at www.molesfuneralhomes.com. A party to celebrate Chris’ life will be held at the Bellingham Cruise Terminal on Monday eve, December 19th from 5:30-8 p.m. Bring your spirited stories, brief toasts and love to share. Another party is being planned for later in 2012 on Bainbridge. TRIBUTE Paid Notice
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FYI POLICE BLOTTER Bainbridge Police reported the following incidents:
Dec. 1 12:41 p.m. Someone came aboard the Bainbridge Island Rowing coaching launch, cut the fuel line and took the gas tank. The launch was moored to the rental barge at the public dock at Waterfront Park. Dec. 2 1:36 p.m. A woman living on Foster Road reporting that an unknown man had knocked on her door, and then moments later attempted to enter her home through a window on the side of the house. The woman confronted the man, who claimed he was looking for his lost dog and soon fled the residence. The suspect, according to woman, was 5-foot 10-inches tall, medium build, white or Hispanic in his 30s with a mustache and wearing a
stocking cap. Dec. 3 9:23 a.m. A house on Justin Court was burglarized when suspect(s) broke the lock on a bathroom window and entered the home. The resident noticed items in the home that were moved upon arriving home. Two watches were stolen. Dec. 4 11:15 a.m. Mail was stolen from numerous mail boxes on Euclid Avenue. The boxes were all attached to a rod, with some of them locked while other were unlocked. Pedestrians found remnants of the mail for one owner, including credit card applications, personal checks, and bills, and returned them to him. Other residents weren’t home at the time and were notified that their mail may have been stolen. 8:43 p.m. Neighbors living in an apartment complex on Shannon Drive had a noise dispute that eventually resulted in a physical fight. A couple told police that they have had regular complaints from a neighbor living
www.BaInBRIDgeRevIew.com directly beneath them. Upon taking out the garbage, the man was confronted by the downstairs neighbor, who he claims came at him with fists raised. The man swung at his downstairs neighbor striking him in the face. After hitting his neighbor, the man went inside and called police. The downstairs neighbor is pressing assault charges. Dec. 5 9:24 a.m. A couple on Killdeer Lane had planned on having a garage sale but cancelled it. They placed an advertisement on Craigslist but soon canceled it. They left some items in their driveway that were for sale and others that were not, contained in boxes or covered by blankets. Others were in a shed and in the car port. The morning of the canceled garage sale, they heard people outside and saw some of them putting boxes into a truck. They asked the people to leave. The couple called police when some people continued rummaging through their goods. Many items not intended for
sale were taken, including a laptop and camera as well as boxes for storage containing family heirlooms such as World War II medals from relatives. 7:02 p.m. A house on Miller Road was broken into and items were stolen. The front door of the residence was left unlocked when the resident left for work that day. Upon returning home, she noticed that items were missing from the home and other items were moved. The stolen items included an Apple iPad, a gold engagement ring, gold wedding band, two gold necklaces with diamonds. The total estimated value of the items is $3,600. Dec. 6 1:45 p.m. Documents were randomly left in the Bainbridge Public Library’s drop box. Police took them into evidence, but It is uncertain from where the documents came. They smelled heavily of smoke and involved Internet searches of electronics and women in fashion poses and other miscellaneous information. The
documents were not threatening, police said. 2:02 p.m. Police ran a man’s license plate and found that the tabs on the vehicle he was driving on Shannon Drive had expired in 2009, though the tabs indicated 2012. The man said he had just purchased the vehicle but didn’t have the sale receipt or insurance with him. The man’s license was also suspended. The tab was traced to a woman’s vehicle that was registered in Bremerton. The woman knew the driver and said he had done work on
her vehicle, but was unable to fix it entirely so it was towed away and scrapped. 7:43 p.m. A High School Road business had $100 stolen from the cash register and $75 from the safe. The theft occurred between closure of the business the previous night between 9:30 p.m. and 6:30 a.m. Police said the till had a key in it and the safe is kept unlocked. Numerous people have keys and access to the business, and a former employee could have made a duplicate.
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This year, a series of nine Giving Trees are sprinkled throughout Winslow. In the spirit of the Holidays, consider helping someone less fortunate. Visit a Giving Tree, take an ornament and help make someone’s holiday brighter! Trees are located at Columbia Bank, Chase Bank, PrettyStick, Seabreeze Building (Bjune at Madison), Winslow Green Gazebo, Sweet Deal/Roby King/ Bainbridge Homes, KiDiMu, Winslow Mall & Flowering Around. Bainbridge Island Winter Farmers’ Market at Eagle Harbor Congregational Church on Winslow Way. Look for tables outside in the church parking lot, from 10 a.m. to 3 p.m. Saturdays from Nov. 19 to Dec. 17. Info: visit www.bainbridgefarmersmarket.com.
Ovation! Musical Theatre Bainbridge presents nine performances of Brigadoon from Dec. 2-18 at the BHS Theatre, 9330 High School Rd. Performances at 7:30 p.m. Saturdays and 3 p.m. Sundays. Tickets $15-$25 on sale now at Winslow Drug, online at www.ovationmtb.com, by phone at 842-0472 and at the door.
Photographer Nick Felkey will be taking photos with Santa from 10 a.m.-1 p.m. Dec. 3, 10 and 17 at Columbia Bank on Winslow Way. Bring a can of food or cash donation to benefit Helpline House. Info: www.bainbridgedowntown.org.
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The miniature Holiday Village and Model Railroad exhibit handbuilt by Dwight Shappell will be back bigger and better this year from 10 a.m.-4 p.m. Dec. 4-31 at Bloedel Reserve. Cost: Free with admission to Bloedel. Half-price day is Sunday, Dec. 4. Info: visit www.bloedelreserve.org.
Olympic Performance Group will present the holiday classic, “Nutcracker Suite,” Dec. 9-18 at BPA. With fast hip hop, graceful ballet, storytelling lyrical, and powerful contemporary dance styles, it’s not your average “Nutcracker.” Performances are at 7 p.m. Friday-Sunday and at 2 p.m. Saturdays and Sundays. Cost: $28 adults, $24 for seniors, students, youth, military and teachers and are available at www. bainbridgeperformingarts.org or by calling 842-8569. Info: visit www.olympicperformancegroup.org.
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A HOLIDAY TEA WITH GLEE & VOCE’!
Ring in the holidays with Ovation! Musical Theatre Bainbridge’s Show Choir programs - GLEE and Voce’ - as they present their first Holiday Tea, Saturday, Dec. 10, at 2:30 p.m. at Island Center Hall, 8395 Fletcher Bay Rd. Join them for caroling, holiday treats and more. Admission by donation.
“Peace and Joy - a Christmas Celebration” is this year’s musical program by the Bainbridge Chorale. The concert starts at 7:30 p.m. Dec. 10 and 3:30 p.m. Dec. 11 at Rolling Bay Presbyterian Church. Cost: adults $20; seniors $17; students, teachers and military $12, children under 13 free. Info/Tickets: Call 780-3467 or visit www.bainbridgechorale.org.
Visit a special Holiday Art Station at KiDiMu from Saturday, Dec. 10 to Sunday, Dec. 18. Create the season’s favorite and most delicious construction. This self-guided activity is sponsored by Cook Family Funeral Home. All materials will be provided. Available: Weekdays and Saturday, 10:30 a.m. – 3 p.m. Sunday: 12:30 – 3 p.m. Free with admission or membership. Info: 855-4650 or www.kidimu.org. View a collection of nativity scenes and display your favorite nativity set so it may be viewed by all from 6-9 p.m. Dec. 10-12 at the LDS Chapel, 8677 Madison Ave. (next to Ordway). Hot cocoa/cider and cookies will be served. A free classical Christmas Concert will be from 7-8:30 p.m. Dec. 10 only featuring performance of classical and Christmas music with harp, strings, woodwinds, piano, organ, bells and vocals. Drop off for nativities will be from 7-8:30 p.m. Dec. 8 or from 10:30 a.m.-12:30 p.m. Dec. 9. Collect them at your convenience. Info: Contact Leslie Hansen at lesliejhansen@ gmail.com or (206) 290-1819.
Micha Rice and St. Nicholas Theater present a poetry reading for the whole family at 7 p.m. Dec. 10 at Eagle Harbor Congregational Church. From “The Night before Christmas” to “Gift of the Magi,” there is something for everyone. Come one, come all, to hear your favorite Christmas stories read aloud. Readers include Bob McAllister, Laura Sullivan, Hannah Lemberg and Micha Rice. The performance is free or by donation and some refreshments will be served at cost. Info: call (206) 861-4416.
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The Argosy Christmas Ship is docking on Bainbridge Island at 7 p.m. Dec. 12. The Argosy Christmas Ship Choir will perform holiday songs from 7:30-8 p.m. In Eagle Harbor Park, near where the crew boats are kept, the Bainbridge High School band will play from 7-7:30 p.m. just before the Argosy Choir performs. Band members will also be selling hot chocolate and cider from the kiosk as a fundraiser. They will also be giving out free handwarmers.
Join the Evergreen Singers to help “sing in the season”. Get in the holiday spirit with beautiful Christmas carols, holiday pops, and audience sing a-longs at 11 a.m. Dec. 13 at the Bainbridge Commons. Refreshments served afterward. Cost: Donation. Info: visit www.biparks.org.
BALLENCHINE’S THE NUTCRACKER LIVE Presented by the NYC Ballet, shown live at Bainbridge Cinemas 7:30 p.m., Tuesday, Dec. 13.
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Island Theatre at the Library presents Tim Tully in “Dickens Reading Dickens” at 7:30 p.m. Saturday, Dec. 17 and at 2 p.m. Dec. 18 at the Bainbridge Public Library, 1270 Madison Ave. Directed by Steve Stolee, local actor Tully recreates the immensely popular live appearances given by Charles Dickens during the decade before he died in 1872. In authentic Victorian costume, Free. Info: www.islandtheatre.org.
FREE COMMUNITY CAROLING
Ovation! Musical Theatre Bainbridge and Bainbridge Chorale unite to present the fifth annual free community caroling event, “Home for the Holidays,” at 4 p.m. Saturday, Dec. 17 at Eagle Harbor Congregational Church. Songsheets provided. Free, but donations for Helpline House are accepted. Info: visit www. ovationmtb.com or www.bainbridgechorale.org.
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(aka Parents’ Night Out) is from 5:30 - 9:30 p.m. Saturday, Dec. 17 at KiDiMu. Kids are invited for a funfilled evening of playtime, games, movies and a pizza dinner, while parents catch up on holiday errands or enjoy a night out. Recommended ages: 3.5-10 years old. Participants must be able to use bathroom independently. Registration required by noon on Friday. $30 per child/ members and $40 per child/ non-members; $10 off per sibling. Info: 855-4650 or www.kidimu.org.
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A benefit for the Chorale educational and community outreach programs, the third annual sing-along is at 7 p.m. Dec. 27 at Rolling Bay Presbyterian Church. Accompaniment will be provided by the Messiah Festival Orchestra. Cost: $10 suggested donation; children under 13 free. Info: call 780-2467.
NEW YEARS EVE MASQUERADE BALL
Celebrate New Year’s Eve with an evening of music and dancing Dec. 31 at BPA. Bring your own mask or purchase one at BPA for this masquerade ball and fundraiser for the Bainbridge Symphony Orchestra. Waltz at 9 p.m., swing at 10 p.m., and DJ at 11 p.m. Suitable for ages 21 and older. Saturday, Dec. 31 from 9 p.m. - 1 a.m. Cost: $50 per person at 842-8569/www.bainbridgeperformingarts.org.
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DICKENS READS DICKENS Actor Tim Tully becomes Charles Dickens in “Dickens Reading Dickens.” See page 7.
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From top, Tim Tully as Charles Dickens, and Charles Dickens as Charles Dickens.
CHILDREN REMEMBERED On Dec. 11, a wave of light will encircle the globe in a remembrance ceremony, sponsored by The Compassionate Friends. The ceremony is held annually around the world to remember children who have died. In Kitsap County, the gathering will take place at Silverdale Lutheran Church, 11701 Ridgepoint Drive NE at Ridgetop Boulevard. Doors open at 6 p.m. Bring a picture, if desired. Candles will be provided. Refreshments will follow. Info: Pat Ryan, (360) 692-4750.
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hen the hayride pulls up to the Meeting House at Seabeck Conference Center, visitors will have only traveled a short distance, but will find they have been transported back to an 1850s Christmas celebration. “We are celebrating Christmas when it was a simpler time without Above, Vivian Williams and her husband, Phil, have played heritage music at past Mill Town events. Left, a couple demonstrates some pioneerdance steps. Gary Beanland / Kitsap County Historical Society
a lot of glitz,” said Anita Williams, organizer for Mill Town Family Christmas. Back to a time before gift receipts or songs like “Grandma Got Run Over By a Reindeer.” Back to a Christmas when it was a real treat to roast chestnuts and sing yuletide carols. In its fourth year, the annual fundraiser for the Kitsap Historical Society draws people who wish to experience a less frantic, less commercial holiday celebration. Holding it in Seabeck, an old logging See SEABECK, Page 2
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Continued from page 1 camp, incorporates history into the evening. Instead of “Rockin’ Around the Christmas Tree,” the Kitsap Kickers will teach guests dances like the Virginia reel. If so inclined, folks are encouraged to dress like people did in the 1850s (give or take a few decades). After dancing and socializing, the event will move to the dining room for an authentic pioneer, family-style Christmas feast, complete with roast beef, roasted root vegetables, homemade biscuits, clam chowder and berry desserts. Back in the day, the food served was seasonal and local. Oranges and lobsters weren’t trucked in from long distances. After the meal, living history presenter Tames Alan will discuss examples of what Christmas was like in the 1850s. She’ll use three contrasting Christmas trees to illustrate her lesson. The Victorian tree, with its glass ornaments and candles, represents what Christmas was like back in New York and Boston. They celebrated Christmas more lavishly than their relatives who headed west. Victorian
People of all ages get into the dancing action at the Mill Town Family Christmas.
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trees were often adorned with popcorn or cranberries, a tradition that wasn’t continued out west. That’s food, for goodness sake! And local fire marshals, fear not — this sample tree will not use real candles. Many a home burned down from the candles on Christmas trees. In the Midwest, a community tree was placed at the local church. These “giving trees,” as they were called, were decorated not with ornaments but with
gifts sent from a sister church back east. A secondhand winter coat, for example, would be given to a child who had none. In the plains, a Christmas tree might consist of a simple mesquite branch decorated with hair ribbons. Packaged under the tree would be handmade gifts like a pair of knitted socks. “When you live in a oneroom cabin that is not very big, trying to make gifts for your family without them
knowing about it required a great deal of ingenuity,” Alan said. “Everything was handmade.” If the man were a hunter, he would save antlers to carve into knife handles or buttons. Wives made shirts for their husbands using old flour sacks. And, glory be!, the entire family would rejoice over a gift of a new wooden chair. “Think about the travel space these people had,” Alan said. “They couldn’t bring much with them.”
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MILL TOWN CHRISTMAS When: Dec. 11, 4-8 p.m. Where: Seabeck Conference Center, 15395 Seabeck Highway NW, Seabeck. Tickets: $30 adults, $15 ages 4-12, free for children 3 and younger. Call: (360) 479-6226. from the 1850s think of our Christmas celebrations today? “Anyone coming from the mid to late 19th century would be amazed at the abundance we have,” Alan said. So in 160 years from now, how will folks celebrate a 2011 Christmas? It’s hard to say, but surely this year will go down in the history books as the year Black Friday began on Thursday.
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After packing the required tools for the trip out west, there wasn’t ample room for extras. Alan said the Christmas meal was often more important than the gifts. Families back east sent care packages of food to their pioneering relatives via the train. Unfortunately, heavy snows often delayed the trains, thus postponing the holiday meal. Sometimes families had to wait until March to receive their bounty. But because the food was stored in a noninsulated boxcar on the train, it stayed frozen and didn’t spoil. While telling her stories, Alan will be dressed in period-appropriate clothing depicting what a pioneer woman wore. She refers to herself as a one-woman show: she sews her own costumes (with the exception of her corsets and hats), researches the subject matter and writes her own scripts. “My core mission in life is to teach tolerance,” she said. “I try to show people what life was like in another time — no matter how weird it seems to us — so they can have more tolerance for things that are different in their own lives.” And what would people
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BY ANDY PERDUE AND ERIC DEGERMAN
Wine Press Northwest
inemakers throughout the Pacific Northwest struggled with weather during this fall’s trying harvest, but the winemaker for Willamette Valley Vineyards had a much bigger battle: cancer. Forrest Klaffke has been with the Turner, Ore., winery for 18 years and led the winemaking efforts for the past decade. “He’s an amazing guy,” said Jim Bernau, CEO and founder of Willamette Valley Vineyards. “He’s a remarkable team member who has incredible dedication. He’s the first one here in the morning and the last one to leave.” That didn’t change this year during harvest, even though Klaffke has a huge fight on his hands. The aggressive form of cancer he successfully defeated a few years ago came back with a vengeance in September. It started in his throat and has
now spread to four areas of his body, including his brain. He’s been through surgeries, radiation treatments and chemotherapy to try to keep it at bay. Winemakers are famous for dedication to their craft, but Klaffke took that to an entirely different level this fall. When he knew grapes were going to come in, he would actually cancel his chemo treatments so he could give the finicky Pinot Noir grapes all the attention they demand. “He just has an incredible, passionate dedication to this vineyard and to his work,” Bernau said with endearment and awe. And Klaffke, who grew up in Sacramento and worked in the California wine industry before coming north to Oregon in the 1990s, is making some of the finest wines of his career. We recently tasted through his most recent
Pinot Noirs, and they are uniformly superb. Willamette Valley Vineyards’ wines are broadly available, though the singlevineyard Pinot Noirs are made in limited quantities. Check with your favorite wine merchant or call the winery directly at (800) 344-9463. And let’s all raise a glass to salute Klaffke and his dedication to the grape. ■ Willamette Valley Vineyards 2009 Elton Pinot Noir, Willamette Valley, $45. This superior Pinot Noir opens with aromas of raspberries, Rainier cherries, pineapples, violets and strawberries. On the palate, this is a gentle and elegant wine with flavors of white strawberries, raspberries and cherries. It’s tempting to drink this wine now, but as delicious as it is, it’s likely to develop into something even greater. ■ Willamette Valley Vineyards 2009 Pinot
Despite his cancer battle, Forrest Klaffke remains active in the art of winemaking.
Wine Press Northwest / Contributed
Noir, Willamette Valley, $28. This opens with classic aromas of raspberries, strawberries, pie cherries and mushrooms, with just a hint of orange blossoms. On the palate, this is an elegant wine from first sip, with flavors of vanilla, Rainier cherries, cranberries, Marionberries and chocolate. With 18,000 cases produced, this should be easy to find. ■ Willamette Valley
Vineyards 2010 Whole Cluster Fermented Pinot Noir, Willamette Valley, $20. In the Pacific Northwest, this is about as close as we come to a Beaujolais Nouveau style of wine. Every year, this Oregon giant produces a youthful Pinot Noir — the first it releases from each vintage — that is made using a method called carbonic maceration. This means the juice is fermented primarily while it is still
inside the grape, before the fruit is crushed. The resulting wine is lower in tannin and higher in fruit. That’s certainly the case with this delicious wine, which shows off aromas of strawberry candy, cinnamon, apricots and black currants. On the palate, this reveals invigorating flavors of strawberries, cherries, cranberries and red raspberries. It’s a great introduction to Pinot Noir — because of the flavors and the price. ■ Willamette Valley Vineyards 2009 Estate Pinot Noir, Willamette Valley, $40. Of Willamette Valley Vineyards’ seven new Pinot Noirs we tasted, this was the biggest and boldest entry. It opens with rich aromas of cedar, strawberries, red currants, cola and baked apples with cinnamon. On the palate, it starts with an easy approach of raspberries, cranberries and chocolate, then is large and in charge on the finish with robust tannins. — Andy Perdue and Eric Degerman are the editors of Wine Press Northwest.
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No. 120, Bainbridge. Max Hayslette Studio & Gallery: Open house Dec 17, noon to 5 p.m., next to the Kingston Quilt Shop by the Kingston ferry landing. Info: (360) 297-7172 or www.MaxHayslette.com. Verksted Gallery: December’s featured artists Al Anderson and Karen Lyman show their work, such as bentwood boxes and huggable stuffed creatures. The gallery is located at 18937 Front St., Poulsbo.
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Viridian Gallery: Featuring the watercolor and mixed media paintings of local artist Jani Freimann. The show continues through January. Viridian Art and Frame is located at 1800 Mile Hill Drive, Port Orchard.
BEnEFITs AnD EvEnTs Sixth Annual Wearable Art Show: through Dec. 31, The Island Gallery, 400 Winslow Way E., No. 120, Bainbridge Island. Featuring a variety of holiday gifts for less than $100. 28th annual Collage Arts & Craft Show: Dec. 10, 9 a.m. to 3 p.m., Kitsap Golf & Country Club. Free and open to the public. Breakfast and lunch served. Take the Chico Way exit off Highway 3 and follow the signs. Info: Maria, (360) 895-9171, or Mercedes, (360) 551-3234. Kitsap Amnesty International Write-a-thon: Dec. 10 (International Human Rights Day), 3:305:30 p.m., Winslow Co-Housing
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cLUBs, mEETInGs, sUppoRT GRoUps Kitsap Chapter of the Military Officers Association of America and the Retired Officers Wives Auxiliary Christmas meeting: Dec. 14, 11 a.m. Cost is $14. Traditional turkey lunch, entertainment by the Port Ludlow Sounders, a barbershop group of senior citizens full of life. RSVP: John Albright, (360) 830-9036, by Dec. 9. Bainbridge Island Genealogical Society: Dec. 16, 10 a.m., in the Bainbridge Public Library Meeting Room. Annual “Show &Tell” gathering of members sharing ancestral tales and treasures. Visit with members to find out what BIGS offers to those who join. Suggested donation for non-members is $5. Info:
Visit www.bigenealogy.org or call (206) 855-9457. BIGS is a 501c(3) non-profit organization. Kitsap Senior Singles: Dec. 18, 1 p.m., 4131 Pine Road N.E., East Bremerton Elks Picnic Shelter. Bring a dish to share and some games to play, and enjoy friendship and Christmas cheer. There will be a fireplace and heaters. Info: (360) 275-3256 or (360) 698-1175. Edward Jones Coffee Club: Dec. 28, 8:15 a.m., at Edward Jones Investments, 2416 NW Myhre Road, Suite 102 in Silverdale. Hosted by Donald Logan, an Edward Jones financial adviser. The coffee club is an informal gathering whereby Edward Jones financial advisers provide an update on the economy and the stock market in a relaxed environment. Info: Sarah Bartley, (360) 692-1216. Alzheimer’s Association Caregiver Support Groups: Third Tuesday of each month, 10:30 a.m. to 12:30 p.m. at Linda’s Knit ‘N‘ Stitch, 3382 NE Carlton St., Silverdale. Info: Cyd Wadlow, (360) 7799064. Women and Cancer Support Group: Second Thursday of the month, 6 p.m. at Harrison Medical Center Oncology Conference Room (second floor), 2520 Cherry Ave., Bremerton; first and third Thursday of the month, 10:30 a.m. at Harrison Poulsbo Hematology and Oncology, 19500 10th Ave. NE, Suite 100, Poulsbo. Info: cancersupport@ harrisonmedical.org.
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Continued from page 4 classic carols to film favorites. Donations of canned goods for local food banks are encouraged. Contact: Jas Linford, (206) 842.2084, www.hometownband.org. Silverdale: Dec. 9, 7 p.m., Silverdale Lutheran Church, 11701 Ridgepoint Drive NW. Gig Harbor: Dec. 11, 3 p.m., King of Glory Lutheran Church, 6411 154th St NW. Bainbridge Island: Dec. 13, 7 p.m., Bethany Lutheran Church, 7968 Finch Road NE. Hansville: Dec. 17, 2 p.m., Greater Hansville Community Center, Buck Lake County Park. Port Orchard: Dec. 18, 2 p.m., United Methodist Church, 725 Kitsap St. The Puget Soundsters perform “Christmas with the Soundsters”: Dec. 10, 7 p.m., West Sound Unity Church, 1712 Trenton Ave., Bremerton. A benefit choral Christmas concert; an offering will be taken. The Puget Soundsters, a non-profit community-service group serving Kitsap County since 1952, are directed by Diane Evans.
Info: Jeanie at (360) 871-3260. Free classical Christmas Concert: Dec. 10, 7-8:30 p.m., LDS Chapel, 8677 Madison Ave., Bainbridge Island. Featuring performance of classical and Christmas music with bells, harp, organ, piano, strings, woodwinds, and vocals. Performance by Bremerton singer/songwriter Christine Salazar: Dec. 10, 7:30 p.m., at Seabold Community Hall, 14451 Komedal Road, Bainbridge. Open-mic performances begin at 7:30 (sign-ups 6:30-7), followed by featured act. Play or pay $5; children admitted free. Hot drinks, bottled water and cookies for sale. Info: Visit www.christinesalazarmusic. com or www.sites.google.com/ site/seaboldmusic, or call Larry Dewey at (206) 842-5099. Bainbridge Chorale Christmas Concert: Dec. 10 and 11 at Rolling Bay Presbyterian Church, 11042 Sunrise Drive, Bainbridge. The concert will feature a beautiful and varied selection of seasonal music, including John Rutter’s rousing “Gloria” with double brass choir accom-
paniment. Performances are Dec. 10 at 7:30 p.m. and Dec. 11 at 3:30 p.m. Info and tickets: www.bainbridgechorale.org. An Evening of Holiday Music with The Hometown Band and the Bethany Brass Quintet: Dec. 13, 7 p.m., Bethany Lutheran Church, 7968 Finch Road NE, Bainbridge Island (use High School Road west off 305). Jas Linford, conductor. Includes classic carols and film music. Open to the public. Donations of food for Helpline House appreciated. Light refreshments at intermission. Current Jewish Issues Forum presents “Our Yiddish Past”: Dec. 15, 7:30 p.m., Congregation Kol Shalom, 9010 Miller Road, Bainbridge Island. A concert of songs sung and narrated by Joe Honick and accompanied by pianist Jeremy Dupea. This event is free and open to the public. The Puget Soundsters “Peace on Earth” annual Christmas Concert: Dec. 18, 3 p.m., Summit Avenue Presbyterian Church, 403 Summit Ave. South, Bremerton. Admission is free and refreshments will be served.
The group, a non-profit choralmusic community-service group serving Kitsap County since 1952, is directed by Diane Evans. Info: Jeanie, (360) 8713260. Folk Duo KAIVAMA: Dec. 18, 3 p.m. at Island Music Center, 10598 NE Valley Road, Bainbridge. Admission: $10. Finnish-American musicians Sara Pajunen and Jonathan Rundman have formed the Nordic-folk duo KAIVAMA. Info: www.kaivama.com. Chuckwagon Senior Nutrition seeking entertainers: For its Holiday Lunch on Dec. 21. Entertainment is needed in Bainbridge Island, Burley, East Bremerton, Port Orchard and Poulsbo. Time commitment is about 11 a.m. to noon. Choral groups, dancers, musicians, pianists, soloists, are some ideas. Lunch will be provided. Info: (360) 377-8511. Celtic Jam Sessions: The third Sunday of the month from 2-5 p.m. at the Hare & Hound Public House, 18990 Front St. in Poulsbo. Listeners and players welcome. Players and singers,
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THEATEr “Almost, Maine”: Through Dec. 11 at the Jewel Box Theatre, 225 Iverson St., Poulsbo. Friday and Saturday performances at 8 p.m., Sunday performances at 2 p.m. Tickets: $16 adults, $14 for seniors, students and military. Available at www. brownpapertickets.com, search Poulsbo. “Almost, Maine” is a play composed of nine short plays, or vignettes, that explore love and loss. 13th annual Christmas Dessert Theater: This year’s show, “Annie,” concludes Dec. 9-11, at Silverdale Baptist Church 8278 State Route 303 NE, Bremerton. Tickets are $12 and include dessert. Tickets at: www.silverdalebaptist.com. “The Wizard of Oz”: Concludes Dec. 9-11: Friday at 7 p.m., Saturday at 2 and 7 p.m., Sunday at 5 p.m., in the North Kitsap Auditorium, 1881 NE Hostmark St., Poulsbo. Advance tickets
are $10, available at Liberty Bay Books and Poulsbo Book Stop in downtown Poulsbo, and online at www.kcmt.org. General admission at the door is $12; $10 for students and seniors. “Nutcracker”: Olympic Performance Group performs “Nutcracker” Dec. 9-18, Fridays through Sundays. Performances at 7 p.m.; plus 2 p.m. matinees on Saturdays and Sundays. Performance held at Bainbridge Performing Arts, 200 Madison Ave., Bainbridge. Tickets: $28 for adults, $24 for seniors, students, youth, military and teachers, available online at www.bainbridgeperformingarts.org. “Brigadoon”: Musical Theatre Bainbridge performs “Brigadoon” through Dec. 18 at the Bainbridge High School Theatre, 9330 NE High School Road, Bainbridge. Friday and Saturday shows are at 7:30 p.m., Sunday shows at 3 p.m. Tickets: $15-$24, available at www.ovationmtb.com.
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Consider light fare for full guests Dear Erin, Traditionally we’ve had a sit-down Christmas dinner at our home. Now our children have grown and married and have several homes to visit on Christmas. Is it appropriate to change the meal style from a traditional sit-down to an open buffet, say from 1-3 p.m.?
— Burning my Biscuits in Bremerton Dear Burning, By all means, yes! In fact, I encourage you to think even further outside of the box. Of course, I realize you want to see your children on Christmas Day, but instead of a full-blown meal, you could just have hors d’oeuvres or
dessert. I bet your children would appreciate not being required to sit down to two (or more) elaborate meals on Christmas Day. If you wish to stick with a full meal, you could alternate years. Odd years you have a buffet, even years you have the traditional sitdown affair. I’m sure your family would rather spend quality
time with you on Christmas Day than have you wear yourself out preparing a meal that they aren’t even hungry to eat. Because when it comes down to it, how many servings of turkey and ham can one person eat in a day? I know that traditions aren’t easy to change. But ask yourself, “Is this working for everyone involved?” If the answer is no, than explore your options. And remember, it’s your holiday too. ■
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ASK ERIN By ERIN JENNINGS doors (car, house, restaurant, any old door) for women in today’s world? — Mannered in Manchester Dear Mannered, I think the polite thing to do is to open doors for any-
one, regardless of gender. If you are able-bodied and are the first to the door, open it and hold it open for others. When I hold open a door and a male is one of the people for whom I’m opening it, he will often insist on holding it for me. And that’s nice. And sweet. And I don’t take it as a slap in the face of women’s lib. As for opening car doors, there isn’t anything wrong in doing so. But I sure haven’t noticed this practiced very frequently, except in old movies. I wonder if the advent of remote-control door locks has made this a tradition of the past? Opening doors (and See ERIN, Page 7
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Meet Charles Dickens Dec. 17-18 Actor Tim Tully becomes Charles Dickens in “Dickens Reading Dickens,” Dec. 17, 7:30 p.m. and Dec. 18, 2 p.m., in the Bainbridge Public Library, 1270 Madison Ave. Doors open at 7; admission by
Continued from page 6 I’m talking about out in public) is an act of common courtesy. Just like saying “gesundheit” after someone sneezes. Or helping pick up an item that was dropped. Or saying “Excuse me” if you bump into someone. But I’m interested in what others think. Women, do you find it offensive if a man holds open a door for you? Men, do you feel awkward if a woman opens a door for you? — Ask Erin is a feature of
donation. “Dickens Reading Dickens” is a re-creation of the popular public appearances by the great novelist during the last two decades of his life (1812-1870). Kitsap Week. Have a question? Write Ask Erin, Kitsap Week, P.O. Box 278, Poulsbo 98370 or e-mail ejennings@ northkitsapherald.com.
The first guy who wore red and white Editor’s note: This is part two of a four-part series by local writer Ron Corcoran. By RON CORCORAN SPECIAL TO KITSAP WEEK
or no reason or explanation ever found in Turkish archives, December was the generous man’s month of annual gifting. Some believe that Dec. 5 was his birthday. In any event, the tradition of annual gift-giving was born. Very little information has been discovered about Myra’s gifting-man except historians have postulated that, as a young student, he must have paid close attention to his school teachers, he must have performed all his assigned homework, and he must have achieved good grades. How else, the historians ask, could he have achieved the financial success that enabled him to be an annual gift-giver in his city? There are those who believe that this generous man, content with performing his good deeds, happily passed away in 346 AD. Others believe that the man, or at least his spirit,
is somehow still alive and well and living in northern Spain. Have you ever noticed that sometimes it is hard to know just what (or who) to believe? Therefore, as a public service to those who read this story, the author initiated his own search to find accurate and complete information regarding the folklore and traditions of annual gifting (and re-gifting) that would become such a significant part of our holiday traditions. The best information source found was in the country of the Netherlands, where catacombs, archives, and knowledge repositories were accessed for as much Christmas gifting history as could be discovered. Historically, the Dutch are a very generous people. Who else do you know who would stick their finger into a hole in a leaking dike to prevent a major flood? The Dutch truly loved the story of the gifting man from Myra, Turkey. So much so they adopted the man’s life story and incorporated his generous traditions into their own annual Winter Festival
celebrations. The Dutch believe — and justifiably so — the gifting man from Myra was named Nicholas and that he continued his annual generosity to the needy citizens of his city for many years. They also believe Nicholas was eventually sainted for his generosity and largesse. Accordingly, in the lexicon of mid-11th century Dutch language, the sainted man from Myra named Nicholas became known in the Netherlands as “Sinterklaas.” Does the name Sinterklaas sound somewhat familiar? Once the man had become duly sainted, Dutch legend describes how Sinterklaas really began to “get into character.” The saint reportedly adorned himself in a baggy white tunic under a large red cape and a tall red mitre (i.e. the ceremonial headgear of cardinals, bishops, and other clergy). He also
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complemented this unique attire by wearing highlypolished leather riding boots. (Author’s note: Today, if Sinterklaas was in the checkout line of a local grocery store, he would draw nods, winks and admiring glances. Just like the ladies from the Red Hat Society do.) Sinterklaas eventually began using a walking stick that was a tall, gold-plated crosier with a fancy curled top, much like that of a shepherd’s staff used to get the attention of wayward sheep. (Author’s note: In later years, a crosier with a hook on top became useful for yanking off of a stage poorly-performing contestants during talent contests, vaudeville shows, or community theater.) — Next week: The chimney sweeps.
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V IE W A L L OPEN HOUSES AT W I NDER M ER E .C OM
OPEN HOUSES Hansville #296203 Sun 11-1. 5950 Ponderosa Blvd. NE
Enchanting cottage! The perfect escape. Shy 1/2 acre w/native lndscping. 768 sq ft hm w/ 1 bd & main level Âž bth/laundry rm. 2-bd septic. Newer roof, windows & sliding door. Open living & dining areas & charming kitchen on main. Shore Woods community offers access to pvt beach, tennis courts, plygrnd, pool & clubhouse. Sherri Galloway 360-536-0349 / Catherine Arlen 360.340.8186
Barber Cut-off Rd, Kingston $199,900 OPEN SATURDAY & SUNDAY 1 - 4
New homes within walking distance to town, ferries, marina and beaches. Tucked in the waterfront community of Kingston, Drewâ€™s Glen offers Green Built, energy efficient plans, including the popular one-story plan, to meet a variety of lifestyles and needs. Ask about the $10,000 buyer bonus. Scott Anderson 360-536-2048 / Lorna Muller 360-620-3842
Bremerton #280887 Sat-Sun 1-4. 4831 Bowwood
Welcome Home to Bowwood! The Cedar is a 4 bdrm, 2.5 bth, 1552 SF home with designer color palette and features a 2-car garage. All home lots are fenced & front yards are landscaped. Play and picnic area in neighborhood. Other plans are available. Amy Allen 360-620-0499.
Kingston #263849 SUN 11-2. 26463 Kingsview Lp NE
Spacious split level home just minutes to ferry, shopping & schools. New roof, gutters, exterior paint & carpet. Big kitchen w/ lots of storage & access to huge deck, perfect for entertaining or relaxing. 3 bedrms, 1.75 baths, family rm, office & large laundry/ utility provide plenty of space. Close in yet quiet & private. Borders a wooded green belt. Chris Todd 360-509-6319
WATERFRONT 320 Washington Ave, Bremerton Harborside Condos! Saturday 1 to 4 by appointment! Enjoy living on the edge of Bremertonâ€™s stunning waterfront view condos. Starting at $249,000, VA, FHA and FNMA approved and 85% sold! Very close to PSNS and ferry. Amy Allen or Penny Jones 360-627-7658.
Silverdale #276042 Starting at $239,950 Open Daily 12-4. 4391 NW Atwater Loop
Come visit the charming new home community of SILVERLEAF, where you purchase not only a well-built home, but a lifestyle. Distinct cottage-style Craftsman homes are available in 6-8 floor plans. The neighborhood features front porches, tree-lined streets and a park all in a convenient central location. Summer Davy 360-535-3625 or Bonnie Michal 360-981-5691.
Indianola #300277 SAT 1-4. 20700 Gerald Cliff Way NE
It doesnâ€™t get any better than living in this lovely home in the beach community of Indianola! On a half acre w/ 3 bdrm/2.5 bth this south facing sunny home has new hrdwd flrs& carpeting, plus a formal living rm & separate family rm. French doors lead out onto a lrg entertaining deck & new patio complete w/ a hot tub. Mary Richards 360-779-5205.
Silverdale #291650 SUN 1-4. 8531 Payne Lane NW
Wonderful country feeling but only 1 mi to Silverdale. 2336 sf, 3 bdrm plus bonus rm, 2.5 bth. Huge open kit w/built-in desk area, lrg pantry, room for table, slider to lrg deck. Opens to family rm w/gas fireplace. Addâ€™l 550 sf unfinished basement w/exterior entry, would be good workshop, storage or to finish. Private .65-ac lot, Nicely lndscped private .65-ac lot. Romelle Gosselin 360-779-5205 or 360-271-0342.
Kingston #277823 Sat 12:30-3:30. 23955 Strawberry Lane NE
Meandering country lane leads to a pastoral setting with a beautiful craftsman 4 bdrm, 3.5 bath home. Quality finishes throughout, 2 stone faced propane fireplaces, gracious 2 story entry & covered front porch. Deep garage w/high ceilings & work bench. 2 acres of complete privacy. Just 2 mi to Kingston ferry & shopping. Monika Riedner 360-930-1077
OPEN HOUSES Kingston #296182 Sun 2-4. 34724 Pilot Point Rd.
9511 NE Daniel Court #63536
SAT & SUN 10-12:30. Beautiful hm in great convenient cul-desac location. Just mins from ferry, schools, shops & town. Hm has remodeled kit, complete w/new cabinets, counter, appliances & flrs. New windows throughout, new carpet & paint. Hosted by Joe Krueger 360-692-6102/360-620-4420. 1824 Sakai Village Loop #281787 $390,000 Sun 1-4. Youâ€™ll love living in this pristine 3 bdrm/2.5 bath, 2000+ sf home w/vaulted ceilings, patio & deck on greenbelt. Close to library, schools, churches & all services. Nancy Rees 206-780-1500.
16364 Reitan Rd. NE #249705
Sun. 1-3. Private 1.34 acre waterfront estate with 100â€™ of beautiful sandy low bank waterfront! 4 bedroom, 2.5 bath, 3686 SF home boasts beautiful Fir floors and wood work, spacious living area & formal dining, private master suite with bath and sitting room. Youâ€™ll love the 6-car covered parking plus ADU. Megan Oâ€™Dell 360-551-9107
6650 NE Bayview Boulevard #299111
Sun 1-4. Low-bank Manzanita Bay waterfront home with 4000+ sq ft, 4 fireplaces, formal living/dining, 3BR plus 2 guest rooms. Gardens and shop. Beverly Green 206-780-7678 Susan Burris 206-498-8479
Crystal Springs Waterfront #276271
Enchanting East Coast lodge on private 3.83 acres with gorgeous no-bank beach, pool/spa, dock, separate guesthouse and utility barn. Vesna Somers 206-947-1597
WAT ER FRON T Miller Bay Waterfront #270290
Private, custom home with 4,400+ sq ft main residence plus 2,000 sq ft guest suite. 170 feet of waterfront on shy 2 acres (2 tax parcels). Jen Pells 206-718-4337, jenniferpells.com
NORT H K ITS A P Suquamish #290708
Remodeled from the studs out 5 years ago incl all new cabinets, SS appliances & upgraded finishes. Just freshened w/new paint & carpet. The public areas are an open concept w/vaulted ceiling & modern track lighting. French doors to lrg cedar deck for entertaining. The bathrooms have tile floors. Flat corner lot on a quiet street. Wayne Paulson 360-779-5205.
French doors lead into this cozy 2 bdrm/2 bth home w/interior cedar wood accents. Tiled floors, stone frplc, plantation shutters, copper bathroom sink all in wonderful condition & tucked away for privacy. Detached garage for projects. Shorewood Community club house pool, tennis courts, playground & mins to private beach. Bonnie Chandler 360-779-5205 or 360-509-4949.
Battle Point #245926
Beautiful, near 1.5 acres with gardens. Open plan, vaulted ceiling, hardwoods, updated kitchen, master on main. Lower level has full kitchen and office space. Ellin Spenser 206-914-2305 Susan Grosten 206-780-7672
Eagle Harbor #192037
Immaculate 2300+ sq ft Craftsman in serene & private Eagle Harbor setting. 3BR/2.5BA, hdwds, 2-story entry, vaulted ceilings. On .45-acre, 5 mins to town! Joe Richards 206-459-8223
Fletcher Bay #298083
Just Listed! Secluded NW Contemporary home on 2.76 acres of trails & meadow. 3,139 sq. ft. on 3 levels w/5BR & guest kitchenette on lower floor. Jim Peek 206-817-5879, JimPeek.com
Eagle Harbor #254226
New Price! Historic Craftsman perfectly sited on shy 3 acres overlooking Eagle Harbor awaits your restoration. Harborside float for kayaks & canoes. Debbie Nitsche-Lord 206-780-7681
Rolling Bay #282141
Fabulous south-facing, architecturally-designed modern cottage close to Rolling Bay Hamlet. 5 Star Built Green, innovative, energy smart design. Julie Miller 206-949-9655
Baker Hill #239611
Historic Eagledale #106074
Extensively updated home on private, sunny .80-acre. Spacious and open 3,352 sq ft plan plus 3-car garage. Andy Moore 206-755-6296, bainbridgeislandwaterfront.com
New Price! Classic NW style. 4,600+ sq ft w/full walk-out basement. Stunning 4.9 acres; 2 tax parcels. Candidate for land trust benefits. David Parker 206-714-4300, bainbridgepropertysales.com
Baker Hillâ€”Mountain View #197995
Timeless designâ€ŚMtn & Sound views from this 4,000Âą sq ft, 3BR/3.25BA home w/kitchen for multiple chefs & custom finishes throughout. Molly Neary & Joanie Ransom 206-920-9166
Silverdale Gem on the Hills of Ridgetop! Well maintained & updated! Built in 1992 w/freshly painted cedar siding! 3 bdrms, 2.25 bth. Enter to slate entry to open flr plan! Spacious liv rm w/vaulted ceiling & new Âžâ€? oak floors! Molly Ells 360-692-6102/360-620-2690.
Stylish townhome offers easy, in-town lifestyle close to everything. Two bedroom suites, large living spaces, 2-car garage. Ron Mariotti 206-914-6636, RonMariotti.com
Meticulously remodeled 4 bdrm/3 bth home on a lrg lot in the CK school district. Remodeled w/a fine-tooth comb to present you a great property & great value. New siding, new roof, new vinyl windows new floor coverings, new kit & new master bath. Convenient to Silverdale, Bremerton & all bases of NBK. Rod Blackburn 360-509-7042.
Architecturally designed with views of shipping lanes, Mt. Rainier & Mt. Baker. 3676 sq ft, 3 bd, open concept home on .63 acre with 85 ft of beautifully landscaped waterfront. Chefâ€™s kitchen w/new stainless appl, extensive hardwood, 2 masters, jetted soaking tub, sauna, expansive deck & 2-car garage & much more. Sherri Galloway 360-536-0349/Catherine Arlen 360-340-8186
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CEN T R A L K ITS A P Bremerton #284080
4 bdrm, 3 bth split level close to downtown Poulsbo. New carpet & interior paint. Gas heat/water, 2 frplâ€™s. 2-car garage. All appliances stay. Extra large family rm. Mike Bay 360-692-6102/360-710-7129. New Price! Peaceful mini farm retreat w/view of the Ferry! 2722 sq ft 3 bed, 2.5 bath home situated on 1.8 pastoral acres, w/3 fenced areas for livestock or agricultural use. Fresh paint both inside & out, newer roof & flooring, walk-in pantry, woodstove, master w/ walk in closet & bath, attached 2 car garage. Complete guest suite w/water view. Catherine Arlen 360-340-8186
Well maintained 2161 SF rambler w/3 bdrm & 2 bth on 2.62 acres (2 lots). Beautifully landscaped w/ Grn Mtn Rockery, Rhodes, Azaleas & Maple Trees. Outdoor pool w/pool house, cedar-lined shop, attached 2 carport, detached 3-car carport. Close to Poulsbo & Hood Canal Bridge. Romelle Gosselin 360-779-5205 or 360-271-0342.
BR E M ERTON Bremerton #276233
Sparkling clean 3 bdrm, 2 bth home is wheel chair accessible. Beautifully maintained carpet, paint, double paned windows and custom blinds. Over a third of a fully fenced acre. Extra room for hobbies/office, RV waste disposal. Wired for Heat Pump! Near the tranquil Illahee State Park. Kim Stewart 253-225-1752.
Oyster Bay #245717
Fantastic Oyster Bay & Olympic Mtn views from spacious 3-bdrm end-unit, at Southridge Condos! Newer kitchen appliances, gas frpl insert. Balcony w/storage closet, 2nd balcony off of MBR has water views too! Close to shopping, bus, restaurants, & freeway access. 2 parking spaces & additional storage. Amy Allen 360-620-0499.
East Bremerton #291099
Wow! 5 bedroom, 3 bath home on 1/4 acre in town. Kathy Olsen 360-692-6102/360-434-1291.
Seabeck # 298418 $499,000 Stunning NW Contemporary style hm w/panoramic view of Hood Canal! Secluded!! Unparalleled craftsmanship throughout! One story w/daylight basement w/3,320 sq.ft. 3 bdrms. Light & bright open floor plan! Great room w/vaulted ceilings & cozy gas fireplace. Molly Ells 360-692-6102/360-620-2690.
SOU T H K ITS A P Port Orchard #246125
South Kitsap #277521
Great upgraded condo priced to sell. Lower unit with a nice woods view and patio for enjoying quiet afternoons. There have been some nice upgrades so come by and have a look. Dana Soyat 360-876-9600 Wonderful original cabin in Manchester. Minutes to library, post office, fishing pier & other services. Country charm of this home with rustic feel of a cabin makes you feel right at home. Joan Wardwell 360-876-9600 Priced to sell! Private & secluded stick-built 3 bedroom, 2 bath home on 2.5 acres. Home is just shy of 1700 sq ft with a huge detached carport. Additional shop next to house. Jennifer Connelly-Delay 360-876-9600
LOTS & L A ND Belfair #82003
Beautiful acreage. Driveway off of Hwy 106 & Razor Road. Approved septic design & permit, geo tech & wetlands study all complete. Marilyn Dick 360-876-9600
South Kitsap #164503
Bring your house plans, dreams & imagination to this serene 4.9 acres. Minter creek runs through the back half. Partially treed & ready to build a house in the country yet minutes to the Hwy. Kelli Johnson 360-876-9600
MU LT I-FA M ILY Sunn Fjord #296015
Cute 2 bdrm cottage home outside city limits in a private setting but close to PSNS & Ferry has upgraded septic system, new living rm carpet, gas heat, optional security system & territorial view. Off Street parking with drive-thru access. Jack Stodden 360-710.1369
Stunning custom 1 story hm built in 2003 on 1 ac lot w/mtn view! Unparalled craftsmanship throughout! Spacious living w/3569 sq.ft. Lrg master suite w/nearly 1000 sq.ft. with cozy double-sided glass fireplace. Master bath with dual vanity and slab counters. Molly Ells 360-692-6102/360-360-2690.
Come home to relax in front of your fireplace. This 2 bdrm, 1.5 bth condo has efficient kitchen & spacious breakfast bar adjoining dining rm. Enjoy a cup of your favorite brew and gaze across Puget Sound as the sun rises over Mt. Rainier and the Cascades. Enjoy tennis, take a swim or soak in the spa. Mike Draper 360-731-4907.
COM M ERCI A L Port Orchard #191978
Wonderful classic structure with endless possibilities. Location would be ideal for legal, Doctor, accounting offices or ?? Located on the Mile Hill Corridor so come take a look today. Dana Soyat 360-876-9600
M A SON COUN T Y Toonerville #299352
Secluded & private, yet close to everything. Totally remodeled 1900+ sq ft L shaped home. New flrs, crown molding, kitchen counters, tile entry, paint & appliances. All this sits on 2.6 acres. Andrew Welch 360-876-9600
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WAT E R F RO N T C o m e home from work, relax to a peacful, quiet view! 2 + bedrooms, massive yard (owner maintained) with f i r e p i t a n d 2 p a t i o s. Separate laundry room with washer/ dryer. Separate garage/ work shop & covered car port. No pet. No smoke. Available Jan 1st. $1,095 month + $1,095 deposit. References and credit check. 360-598-3438. SUQUAMISH
CUTE COTTAGE, 1 st & Center St. 1 loft bedroom with woodstove, washer, dryer. Includes water & sewer. $750. Available 1/1/12. 206780-5459. SUQUAMISH
3 BEDROOM plus possible 4th, 2 full bath. Office/den off master. 1950 SqFt. W/D. Very private. $1185/mo + deposit. (206)595-2323.
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M I L L E R B AY. W a t e r v i e w, b e a c h a c c e s s , boat ramp and moorage. Nice 1 bedroom mobile Water & garbage included. Laundr y on site. $545/ Month, first last deposit. 360-710-2698
â€œMA, IT LOOKS Like a Br idal Suite!â€? â€œSo Pa, throw down your cane and carry me across the threshold!â€? Retired or n ew l y w e d ? M u s t s e e this beautiful, completely furnished 1 BR apartment. Wing off a private home with carport space and private deck. Appliances including washer & dryer. $850/ month includes utilities and cable. Close to ferr y, shopping and schools. No smoking/ pets. 206842-0255 206-842-3791. Bayview Apartments in Bremerton. 1, 2 & 3 Bedroom apartments. Prices start at $675 per month. Located up the road from Lions Field. On bus line, close to hospital, shopping & schools. Call: 360-373-9014. Open 7 days, 9am-5pm firstname.lastname@example.org 100 Sheridan Ave. Bremerton, WA.
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NORTH KITSAP NEW LISTINGâ€“KINGSTON $219,000 A great house w/open floor plan,4bd/2.5ba,family rm & beautiful kitchen w/granite counters & all appliances stay. Also includes 2-car garage,large yard & deck. Jane Woodward 360-779-8520 View at www.johnlscott.com/34402 OPEN HOUSEâ€“SUQUAMISH $569,000 SUN 1-4. 17322 S. Angeline Ave NE Wonderful home w/100ft of low bank waterfront. Features 1454sf, 3bdrm/2ba, fireplace, ADU & large deck to sit back & enjoy your view. Jim Lake 360-337-9817 View at www.johnlscott.com/14285
BAINBRIDGE ISLAND BAINBRIDGE $289,000 Serenity at South Beach. Fairbanks reconstruction. Gorgeous 2bd/2ba in a lovely waterfront complex. Gigi Norwine 206-427-6492 Gigi Norwine 206-780-3316 View at www.johnlscott.com/87015 BAINBRIDGE ISLAND $395,000 Vintage 1901 â€œOld Bainbridgeâ€? farmhouse on beautiful subdividable acreage in Rolling Bay. 1576 sq ft shop w/ADU previously permitted & septic installed. Tim Wilkins 206-780-3309 View at www.johnlscott.com/68666
LAND & LOTS HANSVILLE $74,500 Double-sized building home site in waterfront community. Septic design submitted for approval. MountainMarina view from 2nd story only. 2 lots, 1 price. Jan Zufelt 360-297-5550 View at www.johnlscott.com/96298 PORT ORCHARD $84,000 2.00 acre lot with a spectacular view of Sinclair Inlet & the Olympic Mtns! Currently zoned Urban 5-9. For now, this is an excellent view lot to build! Rick Ellis 360-731-0078 View at www.johnlscott.com/66176
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HANSVILLE $109,500 Nice level acreage in a remote location yet part of a great little community. Minutes to the Hansville store, lighthouse, parks, trails, beach access, fishing. Jan Zufelt 360-297-5550 View at www.johnlscott.com/17269
BREMERTON OPEN HOUSEâ€“EASTPARK $199,950 MON-THURS 1-4. 2348 Schley Blvd. Welcome to Eastpark. New Construction 2-story 3bd/2.5ba hm, bamboo floors, ss appls & shaker style cabs. Next to the Bremerton YMCA. Silverdale Office 360-692-9777 View at www.johnlscott.com/97426 OPEN HOUSEâ€“BREMERTON $239,900 SAT. 1-4. 2426 Lafayette. DD: Kitsap Way to Marine Dr, R/Rocky Pt, R/ Phinney Bay, R/Lafayette. Incredible Vw from most rooms! Hrdwd flrs, corian counters, open flr plan. Phyllis Hoepfner 360-698-8157 View at www.johnlscott.com/83585 OPEN HOUSEâ€“BREMERTON $415,000 SUN. 1-4. 981 Oyster Bay Ct. Kitsap Way to Marine Dr, L/Lower Marine Dr, L/ Oyster Bay. Gorgeous Wtrfnt Hm in upscale neighborhood. Sweeping views! Stop by & take a peek. Phyllis Hoepfner 360-698-8157 View at www.johnlscott.com/88187
SOUTH KITSAP PORT ORCHARD $13,000 Affordable living in this well maintained home that is close to shopping and amenities! Updated & remodeled kitchen, soaking tub & new deck with ramp! In a park. Deborah Lozares 360-340-3359 View at www.johnlscott.com/77031
MASON COUNTY TAHUYA $50,000 Beautiful Tahuya Riverfront - Watch eagles soar, all utilities at site - paved access. Annette Nitz 360-620-1076 View at www.johnlscott.com/97920
JOHN L. SCOTT KITSAP COUNTY OFFICE LOCATIONS Bainbridge Island | Vicki Browning, Managing Broker............. (206) 842-5636 Kingston | Tom Heckly, Managing Broker.......................................... (360) 297-7500 Port Orchard | Jacqui Curtiss, Managing Broker .......................... (360) 876-7600 Poulsbo | Frank Wilson, Managing Broker ........................................ (360) 779-7555 Silverdale | Lee Avery, Managing Broker ............................... (360) 692-9777 John L. Scott Real Estate has 122 offices, some offices are independently owned and operated.
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KINGSTON 2 BEDROOM, 1.5 BATH Townhome Apts. 1/2 Mile to Ferry Park-Like Setting Income Limits Apply Section 8 Welcome
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ROOMMATE WANTED to share 4 BR! Quiet country setting, 8 acres. Must be clean, no drugs, light drinker ok, outside smoking ok (smoking room provided). Pets negotiable. $500, 1/2 utilities/groceries. Call Joy, 10am- 8pm only, 360-471-9376.
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FJORD VISTA II 19581 1st Ave NE Very Nice 2 or 3 BR Apt. Rent Is Based On 30% Of Income. Income Limits Apply 360-779-6939 TDD: 711
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LIBERTY BAY 1 Bedroom. Quiet community. $695 plus deposit. Water, sewer, garbage, basic cable paid. No smoking/pets. (360)876-7200
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BAINBRIDGE ISLAND 9551 NE South Beach Drive #3G, Bainbridge Island
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Serenity at South Beach. Fairbanks reconstruction. 2bd/2ba waterfront complex. Quality Plus! DD Wyatt, to Blakely, right on Country Club, south on Ft. Ward Hill (to end of rd.), east on South Beach. Gigi Norwine 206-427-6492 www.johnlscott.com/87015 Uniquely designed, 2409 sf home. Plus 1600 sf of garage, shop, & office w/WDSTV. Sep 795 sf, 2-story ADU. Beautiful wood stairs lead up to main level, where you find large, open light-filled areas w/wood interior & vaulted ceilings. Planked flrs throughout. MBR on main w/large MBA. Skylights in upper BDRMs. Large wrap-around deck, private yard includes designated garden space. MLS 267130. Coldwell Banker McKenzie / Call Bill Barrow 206.842.1733 x 105.
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Mt. Rainier view home in Rolling Bay. Southern exposure, a solarium entry, 2-story living room windows & a sun room & lots of light and solar warmth! Legal ADU above garage. Colorful garden beds. MLS 288955. Coldwell Banker McKenzie / Call CHRIS MILLER, Managing Broker 206-842-1733 EXT 124.
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Low-bank Manzanita Bay wft home w/4000+ sq ft, 4 frpls, formal living/dining, 3BR plus 2 guest rooms. Gardens & shop. #299111. Beverly Green 206-780-7678 Susan Burris 206-498-8479. Windermere Real Estate/BI, Inc.
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8459 NE Gordon Drive, Bainbridge Island
This beautiful home has it all! An open floor plan, Sound and Mountain views, guest suite with private entrance, master suite on the main, mature landscaping and deeded beach rights. 3579 sq.ft., wired for generator. DD: Hwy 305 to East on Day Rd, to Left on Sunrise Drive. Right into drive. Near Fay Bainbridge State Park. Patti Shannon 206-755-5139, High Point Realty Group LLC This sunny private estate features panoramic views of Puget Sound and the Cascades & stunning gardens. Custom built by Fairbank Construction, this 5 BDRM/4 BA home combines elegance and informality. DD: Highway 305 North, R West Port Madison, L on Gordon to 2nd house on the right. Wendy Indvik 206-276-1031 www.johnlscott.com/75970 HOST: Mike Ballou
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BEST OF ISLAND LIVING! Pleasant Beach Village waterfront home features 3BR/2.5BA 2,536 sq/ ft, high end KIT w/elegant wft dining, waterside MBR suite, vaulted ceilings, balcony, guest suite, beautiful craftsmanship & finishes. Close to all Lynwood Ctr amenities. MLS 295070. Coldwell Banker McKenzie / Hosted by JIM ANDERSON, Broker (206) 849-4515.
10487 Sunrise Bluff, Bainbridge Island
Magnificent sunrises over the water paint a new picture each morning from this classic 3-bedroom mid-century rambler. Perched on 1 acre, home is spectacularly set on 200 ft of high bank waterfront with sweeping views from Mt. Baker to Mt. Rainier, Seattle, the Cascades and the Sound. DD: From 305 /Day Road East. Left Sunrise Drive. Right on Sunrise Bluff. Eileen Black 206-696-1540 www.johnlscott.com/84517 HOST: Don Rooks
NORTH KITSAP From $219,000 Chateau Ridge located at the top of Forest Rock Hills, Poulsbo
A Central Highland Builderâ€™s Project. Located at the top of Forest Rock Hills on Caldart Ave., Poulsbo. Central Highland Builders, builders of Poulsbo Place II, are now introducing their newest neighborhood, Chateau Ridge! Located at the top of Forest Rock Hills on Caldart Ave. Craftsman & Cottage-Style homes ranging from 912 to 2,200 SF & prices starting in the low $200â€™s. Offering several one-level floor plans, as well as, 2-level plans. Built Green, Energy Star appliances, & 2-10 Home buyers Warranty. Neighborhood is centrally located to North Kitsap Schools, local markets, shopping in the ever-popular downtown Poulsbo, local parks & more. Breathtaking Olympic Mtn Views. Karen Bazar, John L Scott Real Estate, Poulsbo, 360-981-0098 or email at karenbazar@ johnlscott.com. Call today for more details.
4th Ave, Poulsbo Place II, Div 7, Poulsbo
12036 NE Lone Tree Ct., Poulsbo
A Central Highland Builderâ€™s Project. Our newest Poulsbo Place neighborhood located on 4th Avenue is now underway. Featuring lots with sweeping views that overlook the charming Poulsbo Place community, Liberty Bay, & the Olympic Mountains. With 14 customizable floor plans to choose from, this is an outstanding opportunity to select the home of your dreams with breathtaking views. Quality finishes inside and out. Low maintenance, safe and secure living in the master-planned community in the heart of the waterfront village of Poulsbo. Floor plans vary from 876 - 3,000 sq. ft., 2 - 4 bedrooms, 1 - 3.5 bathrooms and a 2-10 home warranty. Close to shopping and restaurants. Karen Bazar, John L. Scott Real Estate, Poulsbo, 360-981-0098 or 360-394-0006.
Crisp and clean, this 4 bedroom/ 4 bath, 2300 sq ft home awaits a new owner. Located on a quiet dead end street between Poulsbo and Silverdale, this home offers quick access to both Central and North Kitsap. New carpet and hardwood floors make it move-in ready. Features vaulted ceilings, large rooms, two fireplaces, bonus room, newer furnace and heat pump, huge deck, 2-car garage and a low maintenance yard with mature landscaping. Come see this private TVSQSJTF .-4 .JLF 4BOEJ /FMTPO r NJLF!NJLFBOETBOEJDPN r www.mikeandsandi.com
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Elegant Contemporary Home On Historic Blakely Harbor
Located in the desirable Manchester community on the end of a quiet dead end street with wonderful Seattle views, you will find this charming traditional home. Interior features a large living room with spectacular fireplace and mantel as a focal point. The island kitchen has a unique wood-burning cooktop as well, which all flow into a cozy family room. The master is very spacious, enjoys beautiful views and has french door access. A big unfinished area above the garage could be extra bedroom.
Location 1891 Valley Avenue E. Price $260,000 Features 2 fireplaces, natural
Office: 360-876-9600 Direct: 360-710-8534 Windermere Real Estate firstname.lastname@example.org MLS #281828
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Enter to Brazilian cherry hardwood floors, vaulted ceiling and high windows, pulling you to sweeping views of the Sound and Cascades. A spacious library/family room with its separate entrance is ideal for a homebased business. Guest quarters with adjoining bath and private entrance provide additional privacy and comfort for extended guests or a nanny. Main floor master suite, two more bedrooms, play room, laundry and a loft office offer ample space for everyone.
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BAINBRIDGE ISLAND This elegant, contemporary onestory home on 2 acres has 217 feet of no-bank waterfront on a sandy beach, with dock/float. Built with high quality materials, including Brazilian Teak, Bamboo and cork floors and bamboo cabinetry. Designer kitchen features granite slab countertops, 6-burner Wolf range, double Miele oven/microwave, 2 Miele dishwashers, built-in espresso machine and two-door SubZero refrigerator/freezer. All rooms enjoy a view of Eagle Harbor. French doors lead onto the deck from all bedrooms. Enjoy entertaining in the outdoor living space which has a full length mahogany deck, benches and fireplace. There’s a 2-car garage and large shop with generator as well. Built by Zwicker Construction Inc. – one of its finer homes. Call for an appointment today.
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206-1733 ext. 105 or 124 CRS, SRES, GRI, CNE Coldwell Banker | McKenzie Assoc. www.cbmckenzie.com/299002 MLS #299002
Location 10584 Country Club Rd, BI Price $3,200,000 Features Lowbank Waterfront, 3226 SF,
2.10 Acres, Dock, Fully Deer Fenced, Gated Entry, 2-Car Garage, High Speed Internet, Hot Tub/Spa, Propane, Shop, Sprinkler System
SOUTH KITSAP Home on Acreage
Truly reminiscent of a mountain retreat! In the summertime, the dramatic approach from the road leads to a wonderland of picturesque gardens accompanied by the serene sounds of meandering creeks, which surround a solidly built and architecturally pleasing house both inside and out. Inside, all on one level, you’re sure to appreciate the sophisticated custom wood and tile work, upgrades such as granite counters and hand-scraped hardwood floors, soaring 10-ft ceilings & huge rooms throughout. Contact us today for attractive financing.
Location 14730 Sunrise Drive NE, BI Price $775,000 Features 3579 sf, 4 Bedrooms, 3.5 Baths,
FR, rec room, office, beach rights
Location 9165 SE Overaa Road Price $449,000 Features 4.9 Acres, 3,565 SF, 4
Wendy Crenshaw, 360-271-6743 Jim Kinas, 360-710-8610 Coldwell Banker Park Shore www.wendyc.com MLS# 298058
Bdrms, 2 Baths, Ceramic Tile, Hardwood Floors, Heat Pump, Jetted/Soaking Tub
Inspired by grand lodges of the Pacific Northwest, this stunning home offers the perfect blend of indoor living and outdoor lifestyle. Privately situated on over 2 acres of land waterside along Manzanita Bay, this spectacular 3522 sq. ft. home offers quality construction and luxurious amenities. Outdoor living area features the covered Loggia with its massive stone fireplace, full gunite spa, Ipe decks and a backyard lawn that rolls gently down to water’s edge and private mooring buoy.
See Liberty Bay and Mt. Rainier from your beautiful, newly-remodeled kitchen (2009) with custom maple cabinetry & slab granite countertops including large island & peninsula, both with seating. 3 bedrooms, extra finished room (office/hobby/playroom), all new carpeting, new laminate floor in daylight basement family rm. Fireplace upstairs, wood stove downstairs. Lrg patio, wrap-around deck. Two-car garage plus small outbuilding/garden shed, and a raised garden bed.
Manzanita Bay Waterfront Home
206-696-1540 John L. Scott Real Estate www.johnlscott.com/23895 MLS# 255242
Location 11024 Arrow Point Dr NE Reduced Price $1,350,000 Features 2.01 AC, 4 BR, 3.25 BA, 3,522 SF,
French Doors, Vaulted Ceilings, Pantry, Hot Tub, 3-Car Garage, Bay View, Low Bank Waterfront
Finn Hill Home with Mtn & Water View!
360-649-5413 Windermere Real Estate/West Sound, Inc. www.LifeisGoodinKitsap.com MLS #270220
Location 19656 Patriot Lane NW Price $329,000 Features Bay & Mountain Views, 2903 SF, Hardwood, Laminate Floors, 2-Car Garage, Deck, Partially Fenced
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NOTICE OF AVAILABILITY DRAFT INTEGRATED NATURAL RESOURCES MANAGEMENT PLAN (INRMP) FOR NAVAL BASE KITSAP The U. S. Department of the Navy (Navy) announces the availability of a Draft Integrated Natural Resources Management Plan (INRMP) for Naval Base Kitsap (NAVBASE). A 30-day public comment period is being held to receive written comments on the Draft INRMP. The INRMP is a long term planning document to guide the management of natural resources at NAVBASE Kitsap Bangor, NAVBASE Kitsap Bremerton, NAVBASE Kitsap Keyport, Jackson Park Housing Complex/Naval Hospital Bremerton, and various other NAVBASE Kitsap land holdings in Kitsap, Mason and Jefferson counties. The primary purpose of the INRMP is to ensure the integration of natural resources management and the NAVBASE Kitsap military mission and provide for the protection and enhancement of installation resources. Federal, state and local agencies, as well as interested members of the public, are invited and encouraged to review and comment on the Draft INRMP. An electronic version can be viewed or downloaded at the following website: h t t p : / / w w w. c n i c . n a vy.mil/Kitsap/Operation sAndManagement/Envi ronmentalSupport/in dex.htm Comments on the Draft INRMP should be submitted to: Mr. Eric Beckley NAVFAC NW 4th Floor 467 W Street Bremerton, WA 98314
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10 Points TOTAL POINTS 100 Points MAXIMUM SECTION 8 VOUCHERS AVAILABLE FOR THIS PROJECT ARE 14 Minimum project size is 1 unit. Units may not be located on scattered sites. The Housing Authority reserves the right to reduce the total number of units requested to be assisted in any or all applications submitted. Complete details regarding this Request for Proposals, including application and program requirements may be obtained at the administrative offices of the Housing Authority, located at 345 6th Street, Suite 100, Bremerton, Washington 98337. Only applications submitted in response to this advertisement will be considered. Proposals will be received at the offices of the Housing Authority until 4:00 p.m on January 16, 2012. KITSAP COUNTY CONSOLIDATED HOUSING AUTHORITY Tony Caldwell Executive Director Date of first publication: 12/02/11 Date of last publication: 12/16/11 (PW550010)
REQUEST FOR PROPOSALS The Kitsap County Consolidated Housing Authority, dba Housing Kitsap (HK) is soliciting proposals from developers and housing providers who are interested in receiving Section 8 Project Based Subsidy for their existing rental housing units. The Section 8 Project Based Subsidy is a program established by the Department of Housing and Urban Development and administered by HK that provides rental assistance to landlords on behalf of low-income people. The Housing Authority will enter into a contract with the successful landlord(s) of this Request for Proposals to guarantee rental assistance will be paid to the landlord on behalf of qualified tenants for the term of the contract. Rental assistance payments, as provided by the Housing Authority, will be established by the Department of Housing and Urban Development based on market rate comparable rents. Project Based assistance will be available for up to 14 units; 5 2bedroom and 9 3-bedroom units. The term of the contract shall be for a period of up to ten years with an exclusive right by the Housing Authority to extend for an additional ten year period. The selection process will favor projects that 1) are located in Port Orchard and available for immediate occupancy; 2) provide affordable housing to families with incomes at or below 50% of Kitsap County median income; and 3) were financed with Low Income Housing Tax Credits. Ranking of application and selection of units to which assistance is to be attached will be based on the following: 1.S i t e L o c a t i o n , D e sign and Amenities: 30 Points 2.Experience of Owner and other participants in development, marketing and management of projects: 20 points 3.Experience with target population and providing services to target population: 30 points 4.P r o j e c t F e a s i b i l i t y including funding commitments for new construction or rehabilitation: 10 Points 5. Previous Experience with Project-Based Vouchers/Certificates
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