Years Ago

Homer happenings from years past

Baxter (left) and Ashford (right). (Photo courtesy Homer Animal Shelter)

Pets of the week: Baxter and Ashford

Baxter (black) is an 11.5-year-old cat and Ashford (gray and white) is a 7-year-old cat. They are both male. Just a couple of bachelors here,… Continue reading

Baxter (left) and Ashford (right). (Photo courtesy Homer Animal Shelter)
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 Sept. 28-Oct.… Continue reading

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

Town Crier

The next Kachemak Emergency Service Area Board meeting is at 7 p.m. tonight, Thursday, Oct. 8, via Zoom. The public is welcome to attend. Call… Continue reading

Daxton Mattox Tutt

Daxton Mattox Tutt was born on Oct. 5, 2020 at South Peninsula Hospital to LaRiesa and Joel Tutt of Homer. His grandparents are LaRae and… Continue reading

Christina Whiting poses for a photo on Oct. 5, 2020, in Homer, Alaska. (Photo by Taz Tally)

Homer artist takes pandemic project on road

‘Behind the Mask - Our Stories’ invites people to share experiences

Christina Whiting poses for a photo on Oct. 5, 2020, in Homer, Alaska. (Photo by Taz Tally)
Photo by Victoria Petersen/Peninsula Clarion 
Homemade ice cream steeped with chai spices and churned with local honey is frozen and ready to be enjoyed, on Monday, Oct. 5, in Anchorage.

Churning ice cream at home

Winter is a great time to break out the ice cream machine

  • Oct 7, 2020
  • By Victoria Petersen For the Peninsula Clarion
  • FeaturesFood
Photo by Victoria Petersen/Peninsula Clarion 
Homemade ice cream steeped with chai spices and churned with local honey is frozen and ready to be enjoyed, on Monday, Oct. 5, in Anchorage.
Seniors Clayton Beachy and Mary Black are crowned this year's homecoming king and queen during halftime at Homer High School's homecoming game Saturday, Oct. 3, 2020 in Homer, Alaska. (Photo by Megan Pacer/Homer News)

Best Bets

We’re in a lull between seasons right now. Bright sunny days with not a whisper of termination dust on the mountains? Vegetation still green and… Continue reading

Seniors Clayton Beachy and Mary Black are crowned this year's homecoming king and queen during halftime at Homer High School's homecoming game Saturday, Oct. 3, 2020 in Homer, Alaska. (Photo by Megan Pacer/Homer News)

Years Ago

Homer happenings from years past

Madonna. (Photo courtesy Homer Animal Shelter)

Pet of the Week: Madonna

Madonna is a 6-year-old female cat. She’s a diva with a heart of gold, and she’s ready to sing her way into yours. Madonna is… Continue reading

Madonna. (Photo courtesy Homer Animal Shelter)
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 Date Firefighters… Continue reading

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

Town Crier

Cook Inletkeeper will host an Electronics Recycling event from 10 a.m. to 2 p.m. Saturday, Oct. 3, at Spenard Builders Supply in Homer. This is… Continue reading

Kaladin Felix LeBaron

Kaladin Felix LeBaron was born at 3:07 p.m. on Sept. 28, 2020 at South Peninsula Hospital to Nella and Bryce LeBaron of Anchor Point. She… Continue reading

October First Friday shows feature several group exhibits

First Friday openings presente a diversity of artists and art

Arts briefs

Arts council announces Community Arts Awards

Kachemak Gardener: Of bears and bulbs

The very first topic at hand is the black bear(s) roaming around Mountain View, Elderberry, Bayview. There was a sow with a cub in the… Continue reading

Fall colors are reflected in Beluga Lake on Friday, Sept. 25, 2020, in Homer, Alaska. (Photo by Michael Armstrong/Homer News)

Best Bets

Spooky season is in full tilt, friends. The Betster has started to see positively frightful decorations of all things creepy and crawly springing up outside… Continue reading

Fall colors are reflected in Beluga Lake on Friday, Sept. 25, 2020, in Homer, Alaska. (Photo by Michael Armstrong/Homer News)

Years Ago

Homer happenings from years past

Pet of the Week: Mavis

Mavis is a 13-year-old female cat. the shelter needs your help folks. The staff are looking for a foster for their gal Mavis. This lovely… Continue reading

Eleanor Grace (Pifer) Snyder

Eleanor Grace (Pifer) Snyder 1936 - Aug. 20, 2020 Eleanor Grace (Pifer) Snyder passed over into the light after a night of bedside singing by… Continue reading