Cubby McNubbins. (Photo courtesy Homer Animal Shelter)

Pet of the week: Cubby McNubbins

Cubby McNubbins is a 3-year-old female cat. This sweet gal is patiently waiting for her furever home. She’s gentle, affectionate and gorgeous to boot. If… Continue reading

 

The Homer Police Station as seen Thursday, Sept. 24, 2020 in Homer, Alaska. (Photo by Megan Pacer/Homer News)

Cops and Courts

Information about fire, police and troopers is taken from public records consisting of logbooks and press releases. Western Emergency Services Feb. 22-28 Firefighters and emergency… Continue reading

 

Margaret Leilani Alfiche

Margaret Leilani Alfiche

Homer resident, Ms. Margaret Leilani Alfiche, 60, died Wednesday, Feb. 24, 2021 at South Peninsula Hospital in Homer, Alaska. Private services will be held at… Continue reading

 

Granville “Jack” Fields

Granville “Jack” Fields

Granville “Jack” Fields March 14, 1928 - Dec. 15, 2020 Granville “Jack” Fields, 92, passed away on Dec. 15, 2020. He was a long-time resident… Continue reading

Granville “Jack” Fields

Town Crier

Are you a farmer, food vendor, or crafter looking to connect with local customers? The Homer Farmers Market is now welcoming vendor applications for its… Continue reading

Nora June Seaton

Nora June Seaton was born at 5:38 a.m. on Feb. 28, 2021 at South Peninsula Hospital to Laura and Rand Seaton of Homer. She weighed… Continue reading

Ember Huskey

Ember Huskey was born at 6:35 a.m. on Feb. 25, 2021 at South Peninsula Hospital to Crystal Thomas and David Huskey of Homer. She weighed… Continue reading

Ruby Anne Haynes

Ruby Anne Haynes was born at 5:48 p.m. on Feb. 23, 2021 to Nichole and Alex Haynes of Homer. She weighed 5 pounds, 13 ounces.… Continue reading

"My Kachemak Homer" by Sadie Mae Millard is one of the works in the Homer Council on the Arts show, "The Art of Wellness: Stories of trauma, loss, and resilience," opening Friday, March 5, 2021, at the gallery in Homer, Alaska. (Photo courtesy Homer Council on the Arts)
"My Kachemak Homer" by Sadie Mae Millard is one of the works in the Homer Council on the Arts show, "The Art of Wellness: Stories of trauma, loss, and resilience," opening Friday, March 5, 2021, at the gallery in Homer, Alaska. (Photo courtesy Homer Council on the Arts)
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A typical pesto pasta night at our house Dec. 26 in Anchorage.

Kalfironsky Kitchen: A fresh start with pesto

It’s bright. It’s green. It’s fresh. It’s cheesy. What’s not to love?

  • Mar 3, 2021
  • By Victoria Petersen For the Peninsula Clarion
  • FeaturesFood
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A typical pesto pasta night at our house Dec. 26 in Anchorage.
Chicken adobo simmering on the stove, on Monday, March 1, 2021, in Anchorage, Alaska. (Photo by Victoria Petersen/Peninsula Clarion)

Kalifornsky Kitchen: A dish all its own

Conjuring the Philippines with chicken adobo

Chicken adobo simmering on the stove, on Monday, March 1, 2021, in Anchorage, Alaska. (Photo by Victoria Petersen/Peninsula Clarion)
Waves during an extreme high tide and big seas pound the Homer Spit on Sunday afternoon, Feb. 28, 2021, on the Homer Spit, as seen through photographer Malia Anderson's windshield. (Photo by Malia Anderson / Homer News)

Best Bets

All those social media photos of arms being poked as Alaskans get vaccinated are getting a little cliche — and that’s a good thing. Yeah,… Continue reading

Waves during an extreme high tide and big seas pound the Homer Spit on Sunday afternoon, Feb. 28, 2021, on the Homer Spit, as seen through photographer Malia Anderson's windshield. (Photo by Malia Anderson / Homer News)

Years Ago

Homer happenings from years past

Susan Joyce Wohlgemuth

Susan Joyce Wohlgemuth

Susan Joyce Wohlgemuth Dec. 18, 1952 - Feb. 13, 2021 Sue completed her time on Earth just before midnight on Saturday, Feb. 13, 2021 at… Continue reading

Susan Joyce Wohlgemuth
Lucille, Buster and Annyong

Pet of the week: Lucille, Buster and Annyong

Lucille, Buster and Annyong are 8-weeks-old kittens. There are two males and one female. Kittens, kittens — the shelter’s got kittens. They’re small, playful, and… Continue reading

Lucille, Buster and Annyong
The Homer Police Station as seen Thursday, Sept. 24, 2020 in Homer, Alaska. (Photo by Megan Pacer/Homer News)

Cops and Courts

Information about fire, police and troopers is taken from public records consisting of logbooks and press releases. Anchor Point Fire and Emergency Services Feb. 15-21… Continue reading

The Homer Police Station as seen Thursday, Sept. 24, 2020 in Homer, Alaska. (Photo by Megan Pacer/Homer News)
Lana Arlene “Ginger” Fortin

Lana Arlene “Ginger” Fortin

Lana Arlene “Ginger” Fortin June 27, 1942 - Jan. 18, 2021 Ginger had moved over to the Sitka Pioneer Home from Ketchikan a few weeks… Continue reading

Lana Arlene “Ginger” Fortin
Steven B. Golson

Steven B. Golson

Steven B. Golson July 15, 1985 - Jan. 24, 2021 It is with deepest sadness that the family of Steven B. Golson, 35 years young,… Continue reading

Steven B. Golson

Joey Warren Prentice

Joey Warren Prentice was born at 8:44 a.m. on Feb. 17, 2021 at South Peninsula Hospital to Paige Strong and Joshua Prentice of Homer. He… Continue reading

Town Crier

The 100 Women Who Care quarterly meeting will be held from 6-7 p.m. on Wednesday, March 3 via Zoom. To get the Zoom link, contact… Continue reading