Homer Newswire (Page 13)

Comprehensive Real-Time News Feed for Homer, AK. (Page 13)

Results 241 - 260 of 1,454 in Homer, AK

  1. International Film Weekend to take root in Carson CityRead the original story w/Photo

    Jan 18, 2015 | Nevada Appeal

    Sisters Jackie Johnson, left, and Kathy Hamrick own Boardwalk Bakery in Homer, Alaska, and are the subjects of the documentary "Baking Alaska." What began last year with a desire by five local women to bring international films to Carson City has this year become a multi-venue, free three-day event, Thursday-Saturday, Feb. 5-7.

    Comment?

  2. The Cajun Country Revival in Juneau this weekendRead the original story w/Photo

    Jan 16, 2015 | KTOO-TV Juneau

    ... Burton in the KRNN studio, talked Cajun music and played a few tunes. The band will be at Alice's Champagne Palace in Homer on Tuesday and at the Anchorage Folk Festival next weekend.

    Comment?

  3. Mariners take bite out of Nikiski BulldogsRead the original story

    Jan 15, 2015 | Homer News

    ... Kayla Stafford contributing to the team's impressive 13-2 lead by the first buzzer. In the second quarter of the game, Homer fiddled with unproductive substitutions while Nikiski responded to the Mariners' fast-paced and high-scoring start. The ...

    Comment?

  4. Women's - Winter Jamboree' this weekendRead the original story

    Jan 15, 2015 | Homer News

    Temperatures have been above freezing, but that doesn't mean it isn't hockey season. Just ask the 100 women from around the state participating in the Homer Winter Jamboree.

    Comment?

  5. US Track and Field honors Coach SteyerRead the original story w/Photo

    Jan 15, 2015 | Homer News

    Bill Steyer, four-year head coach of Homer High School's cross country team, as well as five-year coach of the school's track and field team, has been named Alaska's 2014 girls cross country coach by the U.S. Track and Field and Cross Country Coaches Association. The announcement came in a Jan. 9 USTFCCCA press release.

    Comment?

  6. KBBI's Concert on the Lawn won't happen this summerRead the original story w/Photo

    Jan 15, 2015 | Homer News

    KBBI's annual outdoor music festival Concert on the Lawn turned 35 this past summer. The concert began as a one day thank you event to Homer following KBBI's annual summer membership drive.

    Comment?

  7. Oil revenue No. 1 issue for legislatorsRead the original story

    Jan 15, 2015 | Homer News

    As Sen. Gary Stevens, R-Kodiak, and Rep. Paul Seaton, R-Homer, leave this week for Juneau, both said one issue will dominate in the first session of the 29th Legislature. "It's pretty clear: It's the budget," Stevens said in a phone interview from his Kodiak home.

    Comment?

  8. 1st baby arrives Jan. 9Read the original story w/Photo

    Jan 15, 2015 | Homer News

    The parents of Homer's first baby of the year didn't plan on her earning that annual honor, but they did plan on one thing: Mary and Jamie Rault moved to Homer to have their baby, Skyler Louise Rault. The Raults met in Bethel and when Mary became pregnant with their first child, decided they wanted better medical facilities.

    Comment?

  9. Home Run expands to BaycrestRead the original story w/Photo

    Jan 15, 2015 | Homer News

    ... fuel at the East End address, and delivers to customers from Clam Gulch to the head of Kachemak Bay. After the city of Homer launched a project to bring another fuel, natural gas, to the southern Kenai Peninsula, the Ericksons found themselves faced ...

    Comment?

  10. Mountainfilm fest: a respite from snowless winterRead the original story w/Photo

    Jan 15, 2015 | Homer News

    Rain, ice and a drought of snow have made this winter almost unbearable for people who would rather be outdoors playing. As Homer hopes for fluffy white flakes falling from the sky, an annual cabin fever cure can be relied upon - the Mountainfilm Festival.

    Comment?

  11. It's all about formRead the original story w/Photo

    Jan 15, 2015 | Homer News

    ... for the week, or if most people will be able to attend or not attend. Currently, the group meets in a classroom at Homer Art and Frame Company, which is owned by Lynda Reed. Reed describes the half dozen or so artists who gather as a loose group of ...

    Comment?

  12. Big Read kicks off on Jan. 23 with bonfireRead the original story

    Jan 15, 2015 | Homer News

    The Friends of the Homer Public Library launches its Big Read program in celebration of Ray Bradbury's science fiction novel "Fahrenheit 451" with a bonfire at 7 p.m. Jan. 23 at the far end of the Homer Public Library parking lot. Members of the teen and adult "Resistance Force" will be in attendance to hand out copies of the book.

    Comment?

  13. Golden MomentRead the original story

    Jan 15, 2015 | Homer News

    Two people on stand-up paddleboards take advantage of calm seas at sunset on Sunday. The Homer area's spring-like weather continues this weekend with highs in the low 40s and lows in the high 30s.

    Comment?

  14. FYI - News briefs & announcements - Jan. 14Read the original story

    Jan 13, 2015 | Homer Tribune

    The Homer Foundation recently provided funding to support the Homer Head Start program operated by the Rural Alaska Community Action Program, Inc. Funds will be used to purchase new seat belt restraints for the Head Start Program's bus. The program bus transports children to and from the center, four days a week.

    Comment?

  15. Homer's Casey Farrell shines with national jewelry awardRead the original story w/Photo

    Jan 13, 2015 | Homer Tribune

    Photos provided Homer High School graduate Casey Farrell works on a piece of her jewelry. Farrell earned a national award for her work.

    Comment?

  16. Council ponders natural gas, public safety buildingRead the original story

    Jan 13, 2015 | Homer Tribune

    ... we have had available in that past. So I would encourage working with the senator and representative that represent Homer." A resolution was also passed approving the recommendations of the committee, approving the conceptual design, a schedule for ...

    Comment?

  17. 'Don't let the rink sink'Read the original story w/Photo

    Jan 13, 2015 | Homer Tribune

    File photo Kevin Bell , Joe Gallagher, former Homer Mayor Jack Cushing and former Kenai Peninsula Borough Mayor Dale Bagley break ground for the new Kevin Bell Hockey Rink in 2004. Today the rink faces financial challenges.

    Comment?

  18. No Concert this year, says KBBI directorRead the original story w/Photo

    Jan 13, 2015 | Homer Tribune

    Homer Tribune file photo Concert on the Lawn attendees dance to live music at last summer's event. KBBI has announced that 2014 may possibly be their last concert due to financial concerns.

    Comment?

  19. What others say: Public should play role in city manager selectionRead the original story

    Jan 12, 2015 | Peninsula Clarion

    As the Homer City Council proceeds with the difficult job of finding a new city manager, it should resolve to make the selection process as open as possible and involve the public as much as possible. In fact, there's no reason there should be any secrecy surrounding the hiring of a new manager.

    Comment?

  20. Jets vs. Miami Dolphins in London next season will have morning kickoff for viewers in...Read the original story w/Photo

    Jan 10, 2015 | NJ.com

    ... California are looking at a 6:30 a.m. start for this game -- and 5:30 a.m. for anybody who wants to catch the game in Homer, Alaska. For the most part, London is five hours ahead of the United States' East Coast time. So Jets-Dolphins will begin at ...

    Comment?

Homer Job Listings
View or post Homer job listings on Topix.
Homer Real Estate
News, listings, and foreclosures in Homer from Topix.
Homer Mortgages
Find mortgage rates in Homer on Topix.