Town Crier

Anchor Point Group of Alcoholics Anonymous continues to meet in person at the Anchor Point Chamber of Commerce at 34175 Sterling Highway (north of Chapman… Continue reading

 

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Feta and Parmesan cheese, cherry tomatoes, carrot, yellow bell pepper, asparagus, purple potatoes, beets and white button mushrooms form into a rainbow with a cheesy heart on focaccia bread.

On the strawberry patch: Colorful food for a colorful world

Rainbow vegetables adorn this colorful focaccia canvas.

 

Photo courtesy of Alaska Mindful Paws
Navy, Tiffany and Sapphire.

Pets of the week: Navy and Tiffany

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Cheddar biscuits go hand in hand with summer seafood catch. Photographed on Saturday, June 12, 2021, in Nikiski, Alaska. (Photo by Tressa Dale)

On the strawberry patch: Cheddar biscuits for your fresh catch

For a lot of the country, cheddar biscuits go hand in hand with seafood because of the popularity of a certain chain seafood restaurant.

Cheddar biscuits go hand in hand with summer seafood catch. Photographed on Saturday, June 12, 2021, in Nikiski, Alaska. (Photo by Tressa Dale)
Homer artist Jenna Gerrety straightens paintings currently being shown at Sustainable Wares. (Photo by McKibben Jackinsky)

Regeneration of art and man: Gerrety finds inspiration in nature

Put nature and man together and what do you get? For starters, a sky brilliantly colored by the sun with oranges and reds, mountains deep… Continue reading

Homer artist Jenna Gerrety straightens paintings currently being shown at Sustainable Wares. (Photo by McKibben Jackinsky)

Margaret Carla Pettibone

Margaret Carla Pettibone was born at 1:14 a.m. May 7, 2021, at South Peninsula Hospital to Elissa and David Pettibone, of Homer. She weighed 7… Continue reading

Malachi Daniel Leon

Malachi Daniel Leon was born at 10:40 a.m. May 7, 2021, at South Peninsula Hospital to Karrie and Mark Leon, of Kenai. He weighed 8… Continue reading

Silas James McClellan

Silas James McClellan was born at 8: 19 a.m. June 3, 2021, at South Peninsula Hospital to Rheanna Herrera and Dillon McClellan, of Anchor Point.… Continue reading

Hugh Cecil Wythe

Hugh Cecil Wythe was born at 2:31 p.m. June 12, 2021, at South Peninsula Hospital to Ruby and Bradly Wythe, of Homer. Hugh weighed 8… Continue reading

Otto Robert Tarnowske VII

Otto Robert Tarnowske VII was born at 8:25 p.m. May 14 at South Peninsula Hospital to Shiloh Joyce and Otto Robert Tarnowske VI, of Anchor… Continue reading

Kay Lenore (Hill-Plourd) Sebade

Kay Lenore (Hill-Plourd) Sebade

Kay Lenore (Hill-Plourd) Sebade Nov. 14, 1932 – June 7, 2021 Kay was born in Winlock, Washington, Nov. 14, 1932, and her Lord called her… Continue reading

Kay Lenore (Hill-Plourd) Sebade

Weston Robert Days

Weston Robert Days was born at 7:37 p.m. June 11, 2021, at South Peninsula Hospital to Sara and Trevyn Days, of Homer. He weighed 6… Continue reading

Dotty Stutes

Dorothy “Dotty” Florence Hay Stutes

Dorothy (Dotty) Florence Hay Stutes Dec. 5, 1928 - May 22, 2021 Dorothy (Dotty) Florence Hay Stutes, 92, died peacefully at home on May 22,… Continue reading

Dotty Stutes
Sandra Jean Ghormley

Sandra Jean Ghormley

Sandra Jean Ghormley

Sandra Jean Ghormley
Gary Bruce "Woody" Almond

Gary Bruce “Woody” Almond

Gary Bruce “Woody” Almond July 27, 1944 - May 31, 2021 Woody (Gary Bruce) Almond, 76 years young, passed on May 31 at Providence Hospital… Continue reading

Gary Bruce "Woody" Almond
The Alaska Grown logo.

Homer Farmers Market: See what inspires you

From fresh vegetables to knife sharpening, there’s lots to inspire at the the Homer Farmers Market

The Alaska Grown logo.
Ariel. (Photo courtesy of Alaska Mindful Paws)

Pet of the week: Ariel

Ariel is a sweet 5-year-old gal who loves to snuggle. She gets purring and then she’ll flop over for belly rubs. She does well with… Continue reading

Ariel. (Photo courtesy of Alaska Mindful Paws)
Mary Beth Leigh, director of the Microbial Worlds project, stands next to the exhibit on Friday, June 4, 2021, at the Pratt Museum & Park in Homer. The exhibit shows through the summer of 2021. (Photo by Michael Armstrong/Homer News)

‘Microbial World’ blends science, art

Exhibit postponed by the pandemic opens at Pratt Museum & Park.

Mary Beth Leigh, director of the Microbial Worlds project, stands next to the exhibit on Friday, June 4, 2021, at the Pratt Museum & Park in Homer. The exhibit shows through the summer of 2021. (Photo by Michael Armstrong/Homer News)
Children help create art with the projectile painting booth on Saturday, June 5, 2021, for Mary Epperson Day at the Homer Council on the Arts in Homer, Alaska. (Photo by Michael Armstrong/Homer News0

Best Bets

Holy ultraviolet, has this been an awesome June or what? Any time you can get at least one weekend day of solid sunshine is a… Continue reading

Children help create art with the projectile painting booth on Saturday, June 5, 2021, for Mary Epperson Day at the Homer Council on the Arts in Homer, Alaska. (Photo by Michael Armstrong/Homer News0
The Sun Disc with its 1-inch bloom and 8-inch stature comes on early and strong, easily multiplying in your perennial beds. Because both of these bulbs are short, their spent foliage is easy to hide once your perennials come into their own. (Photo by Rosemary Fitzpatrick)
The Sun Disc with its 1-inch bloom and 8-inch stature comes on early and strong, easily multiplying in your perennial beds. Because both of these bulbs are short, their spent foliage is easy to hide once your perennials come into their own. (Photo by Rosemary Fitzpatrick)