Jermaine Thomas Romanoff-Moonin

Jermaine Thomas Romanoff-Moonin was born at 3:31 p.m. Dec. 12, 2012, at South Peninsula Hospital to Alyssa Romanoff and Vladimir Moonin of Nanwalek. He weighed 8… 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

"History in the Making: Quilts, Quilters and Their Stories" is on display through Dec. 30.… 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 through Sunday at Ulmer's. Wrapping is 11 a.m.-4 p.m.… Continue reading

Registration now open for writers’ conference

Registration has started for the 2013 Kachemak Bay Writers’ Conference, to be held June 14-18 at Land’s End Resort. Poet Naomi Shihab Nye is the… Continue reading

Bunnell presents live radio: “It’s a Wonderful Life’

Bunnell Street Arts Center presents a live-radio version of the holiday classic “It’s a Wonderful Life” at 7:30 p.m. Dec. 28 and 29 and 3… Continue reading

A musician and dancer perform in a Quixotic Performance Ensemble piece. The Homer Council on the Arts received a National Endowment for the Arts grant to bring Quixotic to Homer. Mica Thomas, a 1997 Homer High graduate, is the co-director of Quixotic.

Bunnell, HCOA receive NEA grants

Bunnell Street Arts Center and the Homer Council on the Arts both have received National Endowment for the Arts grants. Two of 153 nonprofits nationally… Continue reading

A musician and dancer perform in a Quixotic Performance Ensemble piece. The Homer Council on the Arts received a National Endowment for the Arts grant to bring Quixotic to Homer. Mica Thomas, a 1997 Homer High graduate, is the co-director of Quixotic.
Time Bandit captain reveals other talents with kids’ book

Time Bandit captain reveals other talents with kids’ book

Aargh, matey, Captain Johnathan Hillstrand might be a rough, hard working Bering Sea crabber, but it turns out he’s got a heart of gold —… Continue reading

Time Bandit captain reveals other talents with kids’ book

Beluga Slough Trail: A skookum new trail for popular hike

BY MICHAEL ARMSTRONG STAFF WRITER Whether during the Kachemak Bay Shorebird Festival, on one of the Kachemak Bay Research Reserve summer guided walks or a… Continue reading

Arts in Brief

Bait & Tassels performs at Alice’s Homer’s burlesque troupe, Bait & Tassels, presents “Under the Big Top” at Alice’s Champagne Palace at 8 p.m. Friday… Continue reading

“Electric Fetus” by Mary Frische and Tom Collopy

Artists look at northern lights with low-tech, modern cameras

A new multi-artist exhibit at Ptarmigan Arts, “Aurora Borealis,” not only offers some of the best northern lights photographers in Homer, it also shows that… Continue reading

“Electric Fetus” by Mary Frische and Tom Collopy
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Homer’s Best Bets

If you’re reading this on Thursday morning or anytime after Dec. 13, well, whew, the world didn’t end. Or maybe it’s the beginning of the… Continue reading

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An twinkling outline of lights decorates this building, thanks to Ninilchik General Store.

Ninilchik fairgrounds: a stage for ‘christmas tree lane’

By McKibben Jackinsky Staff writer Christmas carols mention a Santa Claus Lane: “Here comes Santa Claus, here comes Santa Claus, right down Santa Claus Lane.”… Continue reading

An twinkling outline of lights decorates this building, thanks to Ninilchik General Store.

Courts

Court records show the following actions taken in Homer District Court through Dec. 10:JudgmentsElla C. Newsom, 54, charge dismissed, fourth-degree assault.Jacob D. Chrisman, 22, charge… Continue reading

Troopers

Dec. 7Alaska State Troopers at 10:24 p.m. saw a wanted suspect near the Anchor River Grocery Store. While troopers arrested the 52-year-old man, he assaulted… Continue reading

Homer Police

Nov. 30A woman at 9:33 a.m. made a 911 call of a man yelling for help from inside a Mountain View Drive home. Police and… Continue reading

Kachemak Emergency Services

Dec. 3-9Firefighters and emergency medical technicians went to one medical call and one car accident.… Continue reading