Lt. Jeff Josephson of the Salvation Army in Homer examines one of the 300 new coats donated by Fred Meyer to be given away after the showing of the movie “58:” on Saturday.-Photo by McKibben Jackinsky, Homer News

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

Lt. Jeff Josephson of the Salvation Army in Homer examines one of the 300 new coats donated by Fred Meyer to be given away after the showing of the movie “58:” on Saturday.-Photo by McKibben Jackinsky, Homer News
A scene from “L’Elisir d’Amore,” showing at 6 p.m. Oct. 25.-Photo provided

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

A scene from “L’Elisir d’Amore,” showing at 6 p.m. Oct. 25.-Photo provided

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

Finding humor the Chiappone way

Finding humor the Chiappone way

BY MICHAEL ARMSTRONG STAFF WRITER A cat, a fly fisherman, a bear and a stinky dog walk into a college classroom, and the professor says,… Continue reading

Finding humor the Chiappone way
Best show in town

Homer’s Best Bets

Judging by the lines at local garages, some of you seemed surprised that it snowed Monday night. You do realize you can get your tires… Continue reading

Best show in town
The Homer Volunteer Fire Department fire hall and trucks of today-Photo by Michael Armstrong, Homer News

Homer Volunteer fire department celebrates big six-oh

OK, just to get the historical facts out of the way, the Homer Volunteer Fire Department Inc., the organization that celebrates its 60th anniversary this… Continue reading

The Homer Volunteer Fire Department fire hall and trucks of today-Photo by Michael Armstrong, Homer News

Artist wears her gallery around her neck

Previous Bunnell Street Arts Center artists-in-residence like Mike Houston and Jim Woodring have set up studios in the gallery space that sprawled across the rough… Continue reading

“Cold River Blues” is one of three paintings by Homer artist Asia Freemen selected for the All Alaska Juried Art Exhibition XXXIV.

Arts in Brief

Freeman receives award for All Alaska Juried Art work Homer artist Asia Freeman received a $250 award for her paintings selected for the All Alaska… Continue reading

“Cold River Blues” is one of three paintings by Homer artist Asia Freemen selected for the All Alaska Juried Art Exhibition XXXIV.
Don’t miss it

Homer’s Best Bets

It’s been a rough week here at our quaint little cosmic hamlet by the sea. With the town in a hullabaloo over some nastiness that… Continue reading

Don’t miss it
HCOA - A painting by Donna Ridener from her show.

First Friday shows highlight unusual media

For October's First Friday openings, artists show works in traditional media like oils and watercolors. See media a bit out of the ordinary at other… Continue reading

HCOA - A painting by Donna Ridener from her show.

Students, orchestra to perform concert

  This fall, through Carnegie Hall's Link Up program, the Kenai Peninsula Orchestra has been linking up with Kenai Peninsula students to explore orchestral repertoire.… Continue reading

Homer Theatre announces Doc Fest awards

  The Homer Theatre has announced the winners of the ninth annual Homer Documentary Film Festival. The winners are: •  Forget-Me-Not Audience Award: "Samsara." "By… Continue reading

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