Homer Fire

  Oct. 15-21 Firefighters and emergency medical technicians went to 13 medical calls and no fire calls.        … Continue reading

Ethan Thomas Murphy

Ethan Thomas Murphy was born at 5:13 a.m. Oct. 15, 2012, at South Peninsula Hospital to Christopher Murphy and Barbara Scott. He weighed 8 pounds… Continue reading

Wyatt Eugene Cameron

Wyatt Eugene Cameron was born at 3:23 a.m. Oct. 18, 2012, at South Peninsula Hospital to Cassidi Hutchinson and Jordan Cameron of Seldovia. He weighed… Continue reading

Anya Xenia George

Anya Xenia George was born at 6:36 a.m. Oct. 9, 2012, in room 111 of the Best Western Bidarka Inn without medical assistance to Calvin… Continue reading

R.E.C. Room

The R.E.C. Room (Resource and Enrichment Co-op) is a multipurpose space for youth ages 12-18 as a safe environment to hang out with friends. Hours… Continue reading

Pratt Museum

New winter hours are noon-5 p.m. Tuesday through Sunday. The Ritz art preview exhibit will be on display in the Pratts Special Exhibits Gallery through… Continue reading

Kachemak Bay Campus

The fall public lecture wellness series continues Nov. 7 at 6 p.m. Linda Chamberlain presents Adverse Childhood Experiences (ACEs): What Everyone Needs to Know. A… Continue reading

Homer Senior Citizens

  Homer Senior Citizens is having a PFD Sale: 50 percent off a lifetime membership to the senior citizens center. Use part of your permanent… Continue reading

Friendship Center

  Friendship Center Adult Day Services is open 9 a.m.-3 p.m. Monday-Friday with extended hours for special situations.      … Continue reading

South Peninsula Hospital

  Homer Medical Center invites kids 10 years and under to the first annual Great Candy Exchange on Thursday, Nov. 1, from 2-5 p.m. at… Continue reading

Health Fair

  The annual Rotary Health Fair is set for Nov. 10 from 7:30 a.m. to 1 p.m. at Homer High School. The fair is sponsored… Continue reading

Announcements

  A retirement celebration for deputy court clerk Jean Banks is at 3 p.m. Friday, at the Homer Courthouse. The public is invited to honor… Continue reading

HALLOWEEN: SOME SCARY FUN HEADED THIS WAY

Jumping jack-o-lanterns, it’s that time of year. Whether you call it harvest season, fall or Halloween, it’s time to put on a costume and have… Continue reading

Somewhere my love, it’s Ritz at the Winter Palace

Privet. Ya haschoo vebit vodka? Da?  Ochen horosho. Hello. Would you like to drink vodka? Yes? Very good. Dust off your old Russian primers, mangle… Continue reading

Jo Ann & Monte to perform Nov. 2

Jo Ann and Monte Davis will perform at the Homer Council on the Arts, 355 W. Pioneer Ave., at 7:30 p.m. Nov. 2. Tickets are… Continue reading

‘Calling All Polar Bears’ shows Friday, Saturday; tickets $15

Allison Atkootchkoot Warden, also known as Aku-Matu, presents a one-woman show, “Calling All Polar Bears,” at 8 p.m. Oct. 26 and 27 at the Alaska… Continue reading

Homer’s Best Bets

It may be cold, but the sun is shining. The sun is shining. The sun is shining. The Betster can’t remember the last time we’ve… Continue reading

Movie, clothing, food remind us of neighbors’ needs

With temperatures dropping and frost on windshields, it’s clear winter is on its way. For some, that means hauling out heavier coats, planning holiday dinners… Continue reading

Opera series opens

  Welcome to the Opera Season. We are looking forward to seeing our seasoned opera lovers and want to encourage those who are interested but… Continue reading

Arts in Brief

KBC Director Swartz receives governor’s award Kachemak Bay Campus Director Carol Swartz received the Governor’s Award for the Arts and Humanities for Distinguished Service to… Continue reading