Homer Features

  • If the clouds clear, for the next month we’ll see all five bright planets clustered together. “Bright” here doesn’t mean planets that did really well on the SAT, but the ones visible with the naked eye: Mercury, Venus, Mars, Jupiter and Saturn. They’ll be spread out from east to west like ...

    Thu, 01/21/2016 - 8:57am
  • Homer Bookstore releases its 2015 best-seller list The Homer Bookstore has released its 2015 best-seller list of books sold at the independent bookstore last year. The list is compiled from overall sales figures. ...

    Thu, 01/21/2016 - 8:47am
  • Chock full of puns surrounding how an orchestra can rock — passing out literal rocks to musicians and hauling a rocking chair on stage — the Link Up concert with Kenai Peninsula Orchestra rocked the house in the Mariner Theatre on Friday, Jan. 15. ...

    Thu, 01/21/2016 - 8:47am
  • At a time when the state of Alaska is counting its pennies, a recently released study showing the state spends $27.2 million more than it takes in for commercial fishing is making waves. The study, conducted by Bob Loeffler and Steve Colt of  the University of Alaska Anchorage’s Institute of ...

    Thu, 01/14/2016 - 9:44am
  • Next Monday honors the Rev. Martin Luther King Jr., widely considered the man who inspired the modern Civil Rights movement. Through his “I Have a Dream Speech” at the Aug. 23, 1963 Civil Rights March in Washington, D.C., King motivated millions to work toward equality for all. King might have s...

    Thu, 01/14/2016 - 9:29am
  • In an alleged winter besotted by gray skies and cold rain, the Telluride MountainFilm On Tour festival has just the prescription. It actually includes two doses of “Nature Rx” — short films that could result in “authenticity, confidence, spontaneous euphoria or being in a good mood for no ap...

    Thu, 01/14/2016 - 9:00am
  • Help with cut-paper project...

    Thu, 01/14/2016 - 8:51am
  • Upper Cook Inlet setnetters were handed a significant victory by the Alaska Supreme Court when it overruled a decision by a Superior Court judge that would have allowed a ballot measure to ban setnets in “urban areas,” but was targeted at Cook Inlet. The ballot initiative was proposed by Alaska ...

    Thu, 01/07/2016 - 9:25am
  • Telluride Mountainfilm next week For the 16th year, Telluride Mountainfilm shows in Homer. Two evenings of films show at 7 p.m. Jan. 14 and 16 at the Mariner Theatre. A fundraiser for Community Recreation, tickets for each show are $10, on sale at the Homer Bookstore or at the Commu...

    Thu, 01/07/2016 - 9:16am
  • Seven days into the new year, and already it’s shaping up to be a doozy. To recap the news so far: • A big, sloppy winter storm roared in, causing ice jams on the Anchor River, knocking over street lamps on the Spit and blowing off roofs. ...

    Thu, 01/07/2016 - 9:12am

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