Homer Features

  • I’ve been fussing around with the delphiniums. Now is the time to stake these beauties, now — before they bloom and the wind tears into them and they topple into a soggy heap, all that gorgeousness for naught. Don’t let this happen to yours. ...

    Thu, 05/28/2015 - 9:32am
  • This year’s halibut sport fishery has begun with both tradition and change. The tradition is the successful Homer Jackpot Halibut Derby, and the change is a set of new regulations. May 15 marked the official start and the 30th anniversary of the Homer Chamber of Commerce’s popular halibut derby....

    Thu, 05/28/2015 - 8:57am
  • If you’re like the Betster, you might have been putting in some extra hours lately. Hey, it’s summer, and you know summer. The daylight hours get longer and somehow so does the work. The garden needs planting, stuff needs painting and the punch list grows longer. Plus, it’s tourist and fishing...

    Wed, 05/27/2015 - 4:49pm
  • Artist offers workshop Artist Faith Revell offers a workshop for young adult and adult artists from 10 a.m.-4 p.m. Saturday at the Pratt Musuem. Revell’s show, “Bird Dance,” also is now on exhibit. The workshop fee is $30. Space is limited; contact the Pratt at 235‐8635 to reserve a space. ...

    Wed, 05/27/2015 - 4:36pm
  • Artists ACROBATS Melissa Gagnon and Jason Cameron BANNERS Dinner in the Street Banner by Desiree Hagen BOWLS by Lisa Wood Beck and Ahna Iredale CIRCUS ARTS Jessie Toubman and Jahnie Triplett LANTERNS by Ann-Margret Wimmerstedt MUSIC by Howlin’ Whales: Gus Beck, Max Doyle, Oceana Wills, Jazz M...

    Wed, 05/27/2015 - 4:36pm
  • Dinner in the Street returns to Homer this Sunday with an evening of food, family and fun. Old Town will come alive with friends, artists, and the cooking of some of Homer’s finest restaurants. Hosted by the Bunnell Street Arts Center, Dinner in the Street will be a four-course helping of culture ...

    Wed, 05/27/2015 - 4:35pm
  • Saulitis reads from new poetry book Homer poet Eva Saulitis reads from her new poetry collection, “Prayer in Wind,” at 7:30 p.m. today at Bunnell Street Arts Center. The book jacket describes her work as “prayer poems, forged out of a solitary confrontation with death, take a reader not out of...

    Thu, 05/21/2015 - 9:48am
  • “Making Love to Business and Politics” is a politically driven and topical photography exhibit being hosted by the Homer Council on the Arts. The thought-provoking photography is the work of Homer’s own Kate Henry. While her work often plays with the abstract as well as the political, Henry dr...

    Thu, 05/21/2015 - 9:47am
  • Senators, governors and distinguished congresspeople have visited Homer. Buzz Aldrin, the second man to walk on the moon, came here once. There have been unconfirmed rumors that Sean Penn and Lady Gaga once graced our town. But royalty? Holy bow and curtsy! For the first time ever, a European monarc...

    Thu, 05/21/2015 - 9:29am
  • T his gardening season is off and running. Here at elevation 396 feet, I have the entire vegetable garden planted; all of the annuals have found homes; perennials are divided; and everything is looking hale and hardy. There, whew....

    Thu, 05/21/2015 - 8:39am

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Lupin bloom at the head of the bay