A baby girl was born

A baby girl was born at 12:54 a.m. Dec. 6, 2012, at South Peninsula Hospital to Anastasia and Dimitry V. Kuzmin. She weighed 8 pounds,… Continue reading

Marek Joshua Pitta Rosse

Marek Joshua Pitta Rosse was born at 3:19 p.m. Dec. 7, 2012, at South Peninsula Hospital to Shauna and Kalin Pitta-Rosse. He weighed 7 pounds,… 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

The Pratt Museum invites anyone interested in the museum to complete its online survey that will help guide the museum in the planning process. All… Continue reading

Kachemak Bay Campus

Kenai Peninsula College seeks interested community members to apply to serve on its College Council as the southern Kenai Peninsula at-large representative. The borough-wide council… Continue reading

Homer Senior Citizens

Homer Senior Citizens lunch is open to seniors and their guests and is served 11:30 a.m.-1 p.m. Monday through Friday. The lunch menu for this… 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

Announcements

The American Legion Unit 16 Auxiliary offers Christmas gift wrapping from noon to 5 p.m. daily starting today through Dec. 23 at Ulmer's. Wrapping is… Continue reading

Nutcracker ballet a mix of old, new

Now in its second year with the new generation of artistic directors, the Homer Nutcracker Ballet continues in the tradition of always bringing some fresh… Continue reading

New venues join First Friday shows

The ever changing and evolving Homer First Friday circuit sees two new venues offering shows this week. With K-Bay Caffe's new location on Pioneer Avenue… Continue reading

Mindfulness meeting: finding weekly serenity

Stressed out? Anxious? Maybe the holiday chaos has gotten to you. Maybe the bills have stacked up and you're trying to figure out how to… Continue reading

Homer’s Best Bets

With only 19 shopping days left until Christmas, now is when seasoned shoppers get frantic. We Alaskans know you can't put off mailing packages to… Continue reading

Pet of the Week

Dusty's been around -- it's his second go around at the Big House.Yep, he's still waiting for that forever home. Dusty is a 3-year old,… Continue reading

Courts

JudgmentsJoshua A. Kastelle, 29, charge dismissed, no motor vehicle liability insurance.Jason R. Gates, 42, pleaded guilty to a 2003 charge of driving while license revoked.… Continue reading

Troopers

Nov. 17Alaska State Troopers at 9:54 p.m. made a traffic stop on a 52-year-old Ninilchik man driving a snowmachine in Ninilchik. Troopers arrested the man… Continue reading

Homer Police

Nov. 26A U.S. Coast Guard official at 3:51 p.m. reported a distress signal received from a boat parked on land near Mile .5 Homer Spit… Continue reading

Kachemak Emergency Services

Nov. 26-Dec. 3Firefighters and emergency medical technicians went to one medical call and one fire call.Kachemak Emergency Services encourages everyone to keep their chimneys clean.… Continue reading

Homer Fire

Nov. 26-Dec. 3Firefighters and emergency medical technicians went to eight medical calls and one fire call.… Continue reading

Giovanni Antonio Ricciardi

Giovanni Antonio Ricciardi was born at 8:48 a.m. Nov. 28, 2012, at South Peninsula Hospital to Haily Cox and Giuseppe Ricciardi. He weighed 8 pounds,… Continue reading

Olivia Nita Smith

Olivia Nita Smith was born at 4:43 a.m. Nov. 30, 2012, at South Peninsula Hospital to Traci Prevost and Kenton Smith. She weighed 7 pounds,… Continue reading