Legislature gives $700k to boost East Bremerton

Josh Farley, The Kitsap Sun EAST BREMERTON — What will East Bremerton look like once Harrison Medical Center is gone? City officials will attempt to answer that question with a boost from the Legislature’s supplemental budget, approved last week. The city will get $450,000 to study the Highway 303 corridor through East Bremerton and another $280,000 to create a strategic plan for the area around the Cherry […] Read more »

East Bremerton apartments sell for $16.5M

Minding Your Business Tad Sooter , tad.sooter@kitsapsun.com An affordable apartment complex in East Bremerton sold for $16.5 million in April, according to county records. The 172-unit Cottage Bay Apartment Homes, located across the street from Rolling Hills Golf Course on McWilliams Road, was purchased by a Los Angeles-based investment group.  Read more Read more »

Haggen acquiring three Kitsap grocery stores

Albertsons stores in Silverdale and East Bremerton, and a Safeway in Port Orchard will soon be operated by Haggen Food. The Bellingham-based grocery and pharmacy chain announced an agreement Friday to acquire 146 existing stores. The deal is part of the divestment process necessitated by a Federal Trade Commission review of the Albertsons/Safeway merger. In Kitsap County, Haggen will take on the Albertsons stores at 2222 NW Bucklin Hill Road and […] Read more »