The McNeil Canyon Talent Show and Auction were a huge success. We could not have done it without the involvement of the student body, staff and the parents that gave of their time. Thanks to all who brought the delicious  pies, cakes and baked goods. To our silent auction donors — Sasquatch A...

Wed, 02/26/2014 - 4:32pm

Kachemak Bay Family Planning Clinic wants to give thanks to the Homer News for recognizing our work — past and present. We also want to give our thanks to our community. There have been countless individuals that have given their time and support over the last 30 years because they believe that th...

Wed, 02/26/2014 - 4:32pm

We are overwhelmed with gratitude. To say thank you doesn’t do justice to the appreciation we feel. I know we couldn’t possibly name everyone given how many people stepped up and helped us, but please know we greatly love and appreciate each and every one of you.  We want to extend our deep...

Wed, 02/26/2014 - 4:32pm

On behalf of the Mariner Girls and Boys Basketball Team, I would like to thank the community, friends and co-workers for their continued enthusiastic support of the Homer High School basketball program. As you can imagine, it is very difficult to ask people to buy pricey raffle tickets. We always un...

Wed, 02/26/2014 - 4:31pm

So much thanks and appreciation go out to the teachers, staff, volunteers and administration of Paul Banks Elementary (PBE). My family and I attended our first Bingo for Books event recently and we left with huge smiles on our  faces. I was surprised at the number of quality books that were giv...

Wed, 02/26/2014 - 4:31pm

We wish to thank the generous actions of Hospice of Homer for the donation of several wheelchairs to aid our clients to facilitate in the use of the services of South Peninsula Behavioral Health Services. Homer continues to show what a great place this is to live with the sharing of resources to hel...

Wed, 02/26/2014 - 4:31pm

Thank you to Homer Council on the Arts for encouraging and facilitating Under Rock and Leaf, the debut art exhibit of my nature illustrations. Thank you also to the Pratt Museum, Homer Sapiens and the role models of this community of arts and science for your support. The opening of the show, which ...

Wed, 02/26/2014 - 4:30pm

How great it was to have more than 100 folks show up for the ninth annual Winter Wildlands Alliance Backcountry Film Festival. We want to applaud everyone who came out to enjoy some fun films while supporting two local organizations — the Kachemak Nordic Ski Club and the Alaska Quiet Rights Coalit...

Wed, 02/26/2014 - 4:30pm

In response to the Feb. 12 Point of View by Billie Choate: As a holocaust survivor, Corrie ten Boon reminded us that “Just because a mouse is in the cookie jar does not mean he is a cookie.”   I am sad and sorry to hear your story about abuse perpetuated upon you as a youth. Though Asa...

Wed, 02/26/2014 - 4:30pm

Thank you, Bill Choate, for your poignant reality check as to the true legacy of the WKFL community. I have personally stepped back to check how rosy my lenses may be with regard to the history involved. For you, I hope that the  process of  shining light on  the full  story adds...

Thu, 02/20/2014 - 11:05am

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