Breast cancer

Beach run takes new focus: resiliency

For 22 years, Homer’s annual Run for Women, later the Breast Cancer Run, has raised awareness of breast cancer. Sponsored by Kachemak Bay Family Planning… Continue reading

 

Party in Pink dances for good cause

This is a letter of thanks to our very giving and loving community and to everyone who supports this worthy cause. We recently had a… Continue reading

 

Zumba raises funds to battle breast cancer

The Homer Middle School gym was rocking Saturday. Rhythm of fast-paced Latin and World music and an enthusiastic crowd of about 60 shook the floorboards… Continue reading

 

Homer supports women’s health

The 20th Annual Breast Cancer Run was a huge success with 63 brave participants conquering the sand on Aug. 10 and helping to raise more… Continue reading

Volunteers make run happen

Our 20th Annual Breast Cancer Run on Aug. 10 was a fabulous success, thanks to the enthusiastic participants and wonderful volunteers who made it happen.… Continue reading

20th annual Breast Cancer Run takes to the beach

Sixty-two runners and walkers and one lone biker took part on Sunday’s 20th annual Breast Cancer Run-Walk-Bike. In addition to helping raise breast cancer awareness,… Continue reading

Homer goes pink for annual breast cancer run, ride

Light pink flags. Dark pink flags. Big flags flying from businesses. Small flags flying from vehicles. No matter the shade or shape, they carry the… Continue reading

Homer pink for women’s health

More and more pink flags are being raised as we lead up to Kachemak Bay Family Planning Clinic’s 20th Annual Breast Cancer Run and Ride… Continue reading

20th annual Homer Breast Cancer Run is making changes

In its 20th year, the Homer Breast Cancer Run is doing something different. The Aug. 10 event begins at 9 a.m. at Mariner Park during… Continue reading

Let’s not mock President Obama

How perfectly idiotic for anyone to reduce the Syrian issue to making a mockery of our president’s name. Disagree if you want but as a… Continue reading

Thanks for Breast Cancer Run help

On behalf of the Kachemak Bay Family Planning Clinic, I want to thank the  community of Homer for making the 19th annual Breast Cancer Run… Continue reading

Breast cancer run raises awareness plus money

The 19th annual Breast Cancer Run was a brilliant field of pink, the color of breast cancer awareness, from the two- and four-legged athletes to… Continue reading

Two runs offer competition, fun, fresh air, support

Making its 19th annual return Sunday is the Breast Cancer Run, a five-mile run and one-mile walk sponsored by the Kachemak Bay Family Planning Clinic.… Continue reading

Breast Cancer Run in need of volunteers

The 19th annual Homer Breast Cancer Run, sponsored by Kachemak Bay Family Planning Clinic, is just a month away and committee members are needed to… Continue reading

Homer ready to relay

In five years the annual Homer Relay for Life has become one of the town’s bigger cancer fundraisers. The overnight event starts at 5 p.m.… Continue reading

Lady Mariners defeat alumni

Mariner volleyball alumni, as well as a community member, took on the current Lady Mariners last Saturday for the 2012 Alice Witte Challenge Game.  The… Continue reading

South Peninsula Hospital

With new breast MRI capabilities, South Peninsula Hospital is now the only location on the Kenai Peninsula where patients can receive an MRI-guided breast biopsy.… Continue reading

South Peninsula Hospital

With new breast MRI capabilities, South Peninsula Hospital is now the only location on the Kenai Peninsula where patients can receive an MRI-guided breast biopsy.… Continue reading

KBFPC working to raise breast cancer awareness

  With October being Breast Cancer Awareness Month, the Kachemak Bay Family Planning Clinic is helping raise breast cancer awareness through two programs. Gift certificates… Continue reading

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