Kachemak Bay Equestrian Association, or KBEA, wants to express our gratitude to all the individuals and businesses who helped make our seventh annual “Cowboy Cabaret” fundraiser a success. We are so lucky to live in wonderful Homer, where supporting each others’ passions is a given.  KBEA...

Wed, 04/23/2014 - 4:26pm

I would like to extend a very warm thank you to the Homer Foundation, the Choices for Teens Fund and the KLEPS Fund. Over the past couple of weeks, HoWL staff have been able to present to all the fourth-, fifth- and sixth- grade students at McNeil Canyon Elementary and West Homer Elementary. Our pre...

Wed, 04/23/2014 - 4:24pm

As a recent graduate of Homer’s first Citizens Academy I herewith present my report: Ten to 12 citizens participated in the six weekly presentations along with several city staff, councilwoman Barbara Howard (who initially proposed the academy), and the city manager, Walt Wrede. A minimum of two a...

Wed, 04/23/2014 - 4:23pm

Growth — is there no end to it? Even humans stop growing at some point. Let me be clear. I don’t live in Homer. I live a few miles out East End Road. Having said that, you can understand when I say a lot of what happens in Homer affects me. I use the grocery stores. I use the library. I use the ...

Wed, 04/23/2014 - 4:21pm

My son and I were out on Saturday picking up garbage for the upcoming cleanup week in Homer. We covered both sides of Ben Walters Street. While picking up bottles, cans and papers that were tossed out car windows, nothing bothered me more than the cigarette butts on the side of the road. I have a ha...

Wed, 04/23/2014 - 4:19pm

Editor’s Note:  The following letters about GMOs, genetically modified organisms, were submitted by students at Homer High School. The shelves in our grocery stores are filled with several different types of food products that are sold to consumers on a daily basis. Some of these foods are g...

Wed, 04/16/2014 - 5:07pm

Homer’s Food Pantry on Monday, April 14: I was at this place today and saw lots of familiar faces and some I didn’t know. The workers are always friendly and loving.Today was very special to me. These people had put together Easter baskets filled with a stuffed animal, colored eggs, straw and ca...

Wed, 04/16/2014 - 4:56pm

Homer Animal Friends appreciates the generous support of the Homer Bookstore, the Homer Chamber of Commerce, the community and especially David Jensen of David Jensen Photography in Anchorage. Two successful events were held last weekend  to raise funds for the Homer Animal Friends. David’s b...

Wed, 04/16/2014 - 4:55pm

Some talented folks are able to turn their electronic waste into fabulous artistic but somewhat grotesque sculptures. Most of us just want to get those toxic monsters out of the closet and into a safe method of recycling.That is what the annual Electronics Recycling Event on Saturday, April 26, at S...

Wed, 04/16/2014 - 4:53pm

On March 23, Homer Electric Association and Kachemak Ski Club celebrated HEA Day, Ski for Free, up at the Rope Tow. The weather was beautiful, the barbecue yummy, and the spring skiing was great. HEA has been a wonderful and consistent supporter of the ski club, and we are very grateful for that. &n...

Wed, 04/16/2014 - 4:52pm

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