Tucker Glenn Glanville

Tucker Glenn Glanville was born at 12:04 a.m. on Oct. 28, 2018 at South Peninsula Hospital to Krista and Grant Glanville of Anchor Point. He… Continue reading

Braven Erik Peter Piedra Larson

Braven Erik Peter Piedra Larson was born at 1:07 a.m. on Oct. 31, 2018 at South Peninsula Hospital to Olympia Piedra and Erik Larson of… Continue reading

Declan James Tutt

Declan James Tutt was born at 7:19 p.m. on Oct. 31, 2018 at South Peninsula Hospital to LaRiesa Dawn and Joel James Tutt of Homer.… Continue reading

Kara Blake Davenport

Kara Blake Davenport was born at 11:55 p.m. on Oct. 30, 2018 at South Peninsula Hospital to Heather Schade and Kellen Davenport of Homer. She… Continue reading

Kachemak Gardener: Until next year

Rosemary Fitzpatrick is a longtime Homer gardener and has been writing Kachemak Gardener since 1990.… Continue reading

Farrell Stephen “Steve” Brown

Farrell Stephen “Steve” Brown

Farrell Stephen “Steve” Brown Sept. 12, 1944-Oct. 30, 2018 Farrell Stephen “Steve” Brown, 74, of Clifton, Ohio, died on Tuesday, Oct. 30, 2018, at Xenia Health… Continue reading

Farrell Stephen “Steve” Brown

Sharon Marie Malnarick

Sharon Marie Malnarick Juy 14, 1958-Oct. 21, 2018 Sharon Marie Malnarick, 60, died on Oct. 21, 2018 surrounded by her family. She was born July… Continue reading

Northern lights shine over Diamond Ridge about 8:30 p.m. Sunday, Nov. 4, 2018 in Homer, Alaska. (Photo by Michael Armstrong/Homer News)

Best Bets

Whew! We made it, Homerites. We collectively survived the 2018 midterm elections. No matter who you were rooting for nationally and here at home, the… Continue reading

Northern lights shine over Diamond Ridge about 8:30 p.m. Sunday, Nov. 4, 2018 in Homer, Alaska. (Photo by Michael Armstrong/Homer News)
A scene from Camille Saint-Saëns’ opera “Samson et Delia” from the Metropolitan Opera Live, which will be showing in HD at 6 p.m. Nov. 15 at the Homer Theatre. (Photo by Ken Howard/Metropolitan Opera)

Met Opera Live returns for 10th season at Homer Theatre

Homer Theater’s 10th season of Metropolitan Opera Live in HD will start at 6 p.m. Nov. 15 with Camille Saint-Saëns’ “Samson et Dalila.” The classic… Continue reading

  • Nov 7, 2018
  • By Jim Lavrakas Special to the Homer News
  • ArtsFeatures
A scene from Camille Saint-Saëns’ opera “Samson et Delia” from the Metropolitan Opera Live, which will be showing in HD at 6 p.m. Nov. 15 at the Homer Theatre. (Photo by Ken Howard/Metropolitan Opera)

Years Ago

20 years ago in the Homer News Although Enstar Natural Gas Co. received approval in 1997 by the Alaska Public Utilities Commission to bring natural… Continue reading

Town Crier

The Homer Volunteer Fire Department wants to remind the public as the temperature drops and they start to turn the heat on, make sure you… Continue reading

Cops and Courts

Information about fire, police and troopers is taken from public records consisting of logbooks and press releases. Homer Volunteer Fire Department Oct. 29 - Nov.… Continue reading

Pet of the Week: Norbie

Norbie is a 4-year-old male. Norbie is a bit shy, but once he trusts and gets a taste of petting he will knead like crazy,… Continue reading

Pet of the Week: Cookie

Cookie is a 4-year-old female. This bashful beauty is a real treat. It may take her a little bit to warm up to you at… Continue reading

William David Tillion, Sr.

William David Tillion Sr. Oct. 9, 1946 - Oct. 20, 2018 William David Tillion Sr., age 72, died at his home in Fritz Creek, Alaska… Continue reading

The great pumpkin The sun sets over the Aleutian Range and is reflected in Mariner Park Lagoon on Monday, Oct. 29, 2018, in Homer, Alaska. (Photo by Michael Armstrong/Homer News)

Best Bets

How did we ever doubt you, Alaska? A few weeks ago it felt like our seasons had been pushed forward. Summer continued into September, with… Continue reading

The great pumpkin The sun sets over the Aleutian Range and is reflected in Mariner Park Lagoon on Monday, Oct. 29, 2018, in Homer, Alaska. (Photo by Michael Armstrong/Homer News)
Ted Heuer’s spalted maple teleidoscope, on display for First Friday at Ptarmigan Arts in Homer, Alaska. (Photo provided)

First Friday expands out east with new venues

The First Friday scene expands out East End Road with shows at new venues The Shop: Kachemak Bay Art Space and Bear Creek Winery. Art… Continue reading

Ted Heuer’s spalted maple teleidoscope, on display for First Friday at Ptarmigan Arts in Homer, Alaska. (Photo provided)
These pumpkin cookies baked by Teri Robl on Oct. 28, 2018, in her Homer, Alaska, kitchen are just the thing for a fall Halloween treat. (Photo by Teri Robl)

Kachemak Cuisine: First frost means time for pumpkin treats

There is frost on the pumpkin. That chilly fall nip is in the air and the change in the weather has our winter-loving family looking… Continue reading

These pumpkin cookies baked by Teri Robl on Oct. 28, 2018, in her Homer, Alaska, kitchen are just the thing for a fall Halloween treat. (Photo by Teri Robl)

Years Ago

20 years ago in the Homer News The loss by fire in July of the Icicle Seafoods plant means the city will have to redo… Continue reading

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 Oct. 22-28… Continue reading