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Rocket Man // Family Legacy Takes Flight

As a boy, Erik Lindbergh had a vivid recurring dream. “If I flapped my arms hard…

Empathy in Action // Local Nonprofit Sends First Responders Worldwide

Great Abaco Island, located in the northern Bahamas, lies just under 3,000 miles…

Case in Point // Inside the Growing Practice of Acupuncture

Cassie G. likes to meet life head-on. Nicknamed “Granola Girl” by her brother Kip for…

Page Turners // Cracking The Cover of Bainbridge’s Book Clubs

Like The Slow Food Movement, The Book Club is a quiet revolution against an ever…

Mind Games // The Modern Relevance of an Ancient Practice

Anne Tilly has been meditating for a long time. For a really long time. On a sunny…

A Cathedral for Crafts Barn Sharpens Its Sights

Four young teens have just finished sawing through large sheets of plywood at…

Growth Experience // Educulture Honors Yesterday and Teaches for Tomorrow

From where Jonathan Garfunkel stands, feet planted on the Suyematsu/Bentryn Farm at…

Walk in the Park // Local Foundation Gifts a City Sanctuary

This is a love story A love of community. A love of the outdoors. A love of island…

Building Bridges // Local Leaders Talk Inclusion

A Terrible Thing Happened 75 Years Ago. People of Japanese heritage—first from…

Balancing Bounty // Celebrating and Conserving the Island’s Rich Resources

Ask any number of locals why they live on Bainbridge Island and you will likely…

Culture Club // Connecting With History Through Personal Stories

You may have Bainbridge pegged as a community lacking in diversity. But step into…

Collective Soul // Enriching the Cityscape With Public Art

Look down, look up, look around. You—yes, you—own more than 20 pieces of beautiful,…

Village People // Supporting Island Parents to Raise Resilient Citizens

Get top grades! Excel at advanced courses! Aim for an elite university! Under that…

Women in Wellness // Plié Today and Call Me in the Morning

Pacific Northwesterners’ penchant for wearing socks with sandals may seem on the…

Wild at Heart // Fostering Our Fauna, One Creature at a Time

On the north end  of Bainbridge Island, tucked under the cool shade of tall Douglas…

Main Street Memories // A Look Back at Life in Our Small Town

There was a time when you could head down to the hardware store on Winslow Way and buy…

Show Time // Bainbridge Performing Arts Fills the House

It’s The Summer Of 1956. Bainbridge Island is a tiny, tight-knit community where most…

School’s In // Exploring Educational Options on Bainbridge

The leaves are changing color, the air has cooled, and yellow school buses are once…

All About That Boat // Bainbridge Reflects on Ferry Life

Ferries are the warp and woof of life on Bainbridge. Their bossy horns punctuate our…

The Kids Are Alright // Stellar Students at BHS

Being a teenager is a notoriously epic challenge. Innumerable books line the shelves…

It Starts With Art // Bainbridge Arts & Crafts Keeps Art Alive in Winslow

A Community rich with art, artists and art galleries, Bainbridge Island boasts a…

From Our Farms to Our Tables // How to Shop, Cook and Eat Locally

From pork to parsnips, Bainbridge grows it all. Daikon, duck eggs, sunchokes or…

Island Stewards // Bainbridge Island Land Trust Marks 25 Years of Preservation

Imagine cruising along highway 305 through Bainbridge trees going by in a lush parade,…

Museum Quality // Cultural Field Trips Can Be Ferry-Free

Packed in a quarter-mile stretch in downtown Winslow lies Bainbridge Island’s own…

2nd Acts // Local Seniors Finding New Beginnings

For many Bainbridge seniors, their retirements are hardly retiring. From helping…

A Fish Tale // Sakai Students Improve Bainbridge Watershed

It’s no surprise that a “teachable moment” in the Pacific Northwest would involve…

Applause! // Ovation! Musical Theatre Celebrates 10 Years

There is a soft buzz of conversation and rustling of paper as the 38-member cast of…

Writer’s Retreat // Local Author Caroline Flohr Writes With a View

Perched in a cozy alcove beneath the stairs, Caroline Flohr taps away at her laptop,…

Talking Food, Wine and the Perfect Meal // Celebrate the Season With Tips From the Pros

No matter how you celebrate the holidays, one thing’s for sure: everyone will be…

Visit Like a Local // Island Itineraries for Everybody

When you live on an idyllic island in the Pacific Northwest, you can expect lots of…

50 Reasons We Love Living on Bainbridge Island

With a remarkable collection of people, deep and informative history, wooded retreats,…

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