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  1. Haggen to acquire 146 stores from Safeway, AlbertsonsRead the original story w/Photo

    12 hrs ago | Bremerton Patriot

    ... Wheaton Way, Bremerton; Albertsons, 2222 NW Bucklin Hill Road, Silverdale; and Safeway, 3355 Bethel Road SE, Port Orchard. "From my perspective it's a great opportunity for Haggen and the businesses that support us," said Haggen CEO John Clougher, ...

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  2. Boathouse is gone from Liberty Bay, but may return soonRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday | Port Orchard Orchard

    ... He said he has multiple offers to purchase the boathouse, some from port tenants, and others from people around Port Orchard. Zetty would prefer to put the boathouse back into the Port of Poulsbo's marina, he said. Zetty said, ideally, he would like ...

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  3. Angel says Inslee's transportation plan is 'can of worms'Read the original story w/Photo

    Friday Dec 19 | Port Orchard Orchard

    ... should be burned. It should be polluters. It's a pretty elegant solution for the state of Washington." Angel (R-Port Orchard) said Inslee's proposed carbon pollution fee is not protected by the state's 18th Amendment that cover transportation. "I ...

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  4. Mayor's email action draws ire from councilRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Dec 19 | Port Orchard Orchard

    Several Port Orchard City Council members expressed their concerns over a recent decision by Mayor Tim Matthes regarding their email accounts during the Dec. 16 work study session. Matthes said he was concerned about public records act violations after Bainbridge Island settled a nearly $500,000 lawsuit and the resignation of a council member.

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  5. Biggest and brightest: Where to see the best holiday lights on the...Read the original story w/Photo

    Friday Dec 19 | Peninsula Daily News

    ... the Cedars at Dungeness Golf Course at 1965 Woodcock Road. The lights were installed by Patrick Walker Inc. of Port Orchard. "We've added more lights every year," Walker said. In 2012, there were 1.4 million lights, and in 2013, there were 1.6 ...

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  6. Sheriff's office honors staff with annual awardsRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Dec 18 | Port Orchard Orchard

    On a rainy, windy evening more than 200 people gathered in Port Orchard to hear Kitsap County Sheriff Steve Boyer and Sheriff-elect Gary Simpson present the annual departmental awards and recognitions. Among those who were honored Dec. 11 were Deputies Ben Herrin and Kurtis Lont, who were given the Medal of Valor for their efforts during a New Year's Eve Day incident on Dec. 31, 2013.

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  7. Say farewell to Sheriff Steve BoyerRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Dec 17 | Bremerton Patriot

    A public retirement reception for Kitsap Sheriff Steve Boyer will be from noon to 2 p.m. Dec. 22 in the Commission Chambers of the Kitsap County Courthouse, 619 Division St. in Port Orchard. Boyer has served four terms as sheriff and has had a 43-year career in law enforcement.

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  8. Some stolen holiday toys found as transient cited, released;...Read the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Dec 17 | Peninsula Daily News

    ... Lincoln St. and Castaways Restaurant at 1213 Marine Drive, all in Port Angeles. Kitsap Bank's headquarters in Port Orchard announced Tuesday that all Kitsap Bank branches will collect cash donations for the Salvation Army through Dec. 24. Tuesday ...

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  9. International Best-Seller Chris Karlsen Releases her Novel, Silk (The Bloodstone Series Book 1)Read the original story

    Tuesday Dec 16 | PR Log

    PRLog - Dec. 16, 2014 - PORT ORCHARD, Wash. -- Five Star Review! "Silk is a must-read! It reaches out and grabs you from the opening page and doesn't let go until the very last bit of suspense.

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  10. Daralyse Lyons Releases her Holiday Story, 'Santa's Answer'Read the original story

    Monday Dec 15 | PR Log

    PRLog - Dec. 15, 2014 - PORT ORCHARD, Wash. -- About Santa's Answer: Alison Taylor's life centers around her daughter.

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  11. Best-Selling Author Karen Hall Releases her Holiday Story, 'The Great Christmas Candy Caper'Read the original story

    Monday Dec 15 | PR Log

    PRLog - Dec. 15, 2014 - PORT ORCHARD, Wash. -- About The Great Christmas Candy Caper : Popular bachelor Robert "Bob" Barnwell is in no hurry to get married.

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  12. Mayor urges council to use city email accountsRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Dec 15 | Port Orchard Orchard

    During the Dec. 9 Port Orchard City Council meeting, Mayor Tim Matthes asked the council to use their city email accounts, rather than their business or personal email accounts. "I want us to work together and stop using other email accounts, other than our city email account for city emails," Matthes said.

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  13. District Court | Man faces domestic violence chargesRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday Dec 14 | Port Orchard Orchard

    ... fist and kicked her with his prosthetic leg, according to court documents. a Dec. 8: Joann Lucille Norton, 28, Port Orchard, violation of court order (gross misdemeanor); Christopher Kean Harrison, 29, Port Orchard, driving under the influence; ...

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  14. John SlanchikRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday Dec 13 | Weirton Daily Times

    John , Slanchik, born Dec. 11, 1921, Fairpoint, Ohio, passed at age 92 in Port Orchard, WA on Nov. 28, 2014.

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  15. Michael J. Pierce given 117-year sentence for Yarrs' double murderRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday Dec 13 | Peninsula Daily News

    ... said. Pierce "did not commit the murders but knows who did," Davies said during the fourth trial, conducted in Port Orchard, which ended Nov. 12. "Part of our defense is that Michael was not the principal in the murders," Davies said, adding that he ...

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  16. Yacht clubs to celebrate holidaysRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Dec 12 | Bremerton Patriot

    The Port Orchard Yacht Club Christmas Ships Parade will spread Christmas cheer to residents along the shore from Southworth to Port Orchard. Boats will form-up at Southworth at 4:30 p.m. on Dec. 13. At 5 p.m. they'll leave Southworth at a speed of five knots and cruise past Manchester, though Rich Passage and finish at Port Orchard at around 8 p.m. The Santa boat will stop at the homes that signed up for a special message from Santa.

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  17. Cubs, Jason Hammel agree to terms on two-year contractRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Dec 12 | Chicago Cubs

    ... club in 2006 at the age of 23. He is a native of Greenville, SC and graduated from South Kitsap High School in Port Orchard, Wash. He pitched collegiately at Treasure Valley Community College in Oregon. Cubs, right-handed pitcher Jason Hammel agree ...

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  18. Large retail spaces sit empty on Mile Hill DriveRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Dec 12 | Port Orchard

    While most of the empty storefronts in downtown Port Orchard are being filled, many large retail spaces along Mile Hill Drive remain empty. Near the Goodwill store on Mile Hill Drive, sits a large empty building that once housed the former Save-A-Lot grocery store.

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  19. Port Orchard City Council votes 5-2 to approve $38.8 million 2015 budgetRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Dec 12 | Port Orchard Orchard

    By a 5-2 vote, the Port Orchard City Council approved an ordinance to adopt a $38.8 million budget for the 2015 during the Dec. 9 meeting. Childs said he voted against the budget because money allocated on projects are not "wisely spent," especially lodging tax money and the property at 640 Bay St. "Part of the concern on 640 Bay Street is the capital facilities element which is defining the cost on that as $200,000," Child said.

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  20. West Sound Utility District commissioners meeting Jan. 5Read the original story w/Photo

    Friday Dec 12 | Port Orchard Orchard

    The next regular meeting is scheduled for 3 p.m. Jan. 5, in the WSUD's Public Meeting Room. 2924 SE Lund Ave., Port Orchard.

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