At first I felt a pang in my stomach when I heard Obama speak of Ronald Reagan as an ally to ban semi-automatic weapons. I spent the summer of ’80 in MCRD, San Diego. President Ronald Reagan was my Commander-in-Chief and if he had given the order to use my rifle to mow down anybody who disagreed w...

Thu, 01/24/2013 - 4:18pm

I got this straight from the mouth of Black Berry Bog Brahman, who fashions himself a channel for old Abe Lincoln: “Save the Grand Old Party: end the Tea Party’s stranglehold in 2014.” Anyway, wasn’t President Obama’s inauguration speech great? Listening to him, on the same day of Martin L...

Thu, 01/24/2013 - 4:17pm

Thanks to the many teens in our community who shared some of your talents with the community at the recent DDF event. Your dedication, humor, brilliant thinking and courage inspire me; we are so fortunate to have you share your gifts with us onstage and about town.  I am still smiling ... Thank...

Thu, 01/24/2013 - 4:17pm

I would like to express my sincere thanks to the Homer Youth String Orchestra Club for the scholarship award. I am greatly honored to receive this gift. I look forward to continuing my musical playing and composition as I move on from the club. The orchestra has meant so much to me; without a string...

Thu, 01/24/2013 - 4:16pm

Looking for skiable snow? Check out the McNeil Canyon ski trails. Many thanks to Derek Stonorov and John Fitzpatrick for erecting the trailhead kiosk last fall. Marie Alexson painted the beautiful sign identifying the Kachemak Nordic Ski Club’s role in establishing and maintaining those trails. Th...

Thu, 01/24/2013 - 4:16pm

In regarding the inability to address pollution from the Jakolof Bay incident, the public needs to be aware that even after the gulf spill, this is the kind of response technology and ineffectiveness that will be used in the Arctic, Upper Cook Inlet, Prince William Sound and, from extensive research...

Thu, 01/24/2013 - 4:15pm

Hear ye! Hear ye!  Enstar and the city of Homer are standing at the back of the church, getting ready to walk up the aisle. If you approve, throw rice. If you object, write a letter to the city. Correction: You must write a letter to the city, as all do-nothings will be counted as yes votes. At...

Thu, 01/24/2013 - 4:15pm

Our community needs to concentrate on alternative, renewable, affordable sources of energy. Homer property owners should not subsidize Enstar’s natural gas line, therefore I object to the Homer Natural Gas Special Assessment District.Enstar is banking on the city of Homer property owners to pay fo...

Thu, 01/24/2013 - 4:14pm

Lately there have been many issues discussed relating to the gun violence debate that our nation has been having.  One of these issues has been mental illness. While I believe it is good for us as a country to look at how we treat our mentally ill, I do worry that discussing the mentally ill in...

Thu, 01/24/2013 - 4:14pm

According to her Point of View Article in the Homer News, Jan 16, 2013, Eileen Becker believes that it is wrong to get an abortion. She also believes it was wrong for the U.S. Supreme Court to decide that abortion is legal in the Roe vs. Wade decision, 1973.  To her credit, Becker has helped pr...

Thu, 01/24/2013 - 4:13pm

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