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  • Concerned citizens following statewide elections might have noticed how things have begun to heat up. Here at Latitude 59 degrees and some change, we don’t burn up precious electrons reporting on all that stuff. Newsroom central gets about a dozen emails a day from the elephant and donkey U.S. Sen...

    Wed, 09/03/2014 - 3:47pm
  • Homer’s diverse artist community builds on a tradition of longtime artists that has been enhanced by newer arrivals equally entranced by Kachemak Bay’s scenery and setting....

    Wed, 09/03/2014 - 2:18pm
  • How does the poet react to war, displacement, imprisonment and even genocide? What words will they use — even if the language of oppressors — in trying to understand that experience?  Poet Carolyn Forché calls that the “poetry of witness,” and it has been the subject of anthologies she...

    Wed, 09/03/2014 - 2:11pm
  • Cleveland artist Elizabeth Emery visits Homer and Bunnell Street Arts Center from Sept. 16-Nov. 15. A printmaker and multi-disciplinary artist, Emery is a Rasmuson Artist in Residence and the second Cleveland artist to visit Homer as part of the Old Town AIR program, following last spring with Melis...

    Wed, 09/03/2014 - 2:06pm
  • In preparation for Wearable Arts, fiber artists Kari Multz, Lynn Burt and Ann-Margret Wimmerstedt offer Sew September sewing workshops every Sunday. Workshops for youth ages 7-14 are held 9:30 a.m.-11:30 a.m. and for adults are held noon to 4 p.m. Sept. 7, Sept. 14, Sept. 21 and Sept. 28 at Bunnell ...

    Wed, 09/03/2014 - 2:05pm
  • Homer artist Rika Mouw has had a work of art selected for the U.S. Secretary of Interior’s office in Washington, D.C. The building also features murals from the Works Progress Administration era and art representing National Wildlife Refuges and National Parks. ...

    Wed, 09/03/2014 - 2:04pm
  • When it began, the Kachemak Bay Wooden Boat Festival was timed to happen in May, the same time as the Shorebird Festival. Having grown into an event all its own, the 22nd annual Kachemak Bay Wooden Boat Festival has its very own place on Homer’s busy calendar.  This year’s festival begins t...

    Wed, 09/03/2014 - 12:44pm
  • Shamwari Marimba Ensemble of Homer plays at the Colony Stage at the Alaska State Fair, Palmer, last Friday. From left to right are Jim Levine, Jenny Stroyeck, Julia Clymer, Michael Armstrong, Sue Post, Karl Stolzfus, Greg Fries, Jackie Forster and Stephanie Leib-Migdal. ...

    Thu, 08/28/2014 - 9:17am
  • Build week for the 11th annual Burning Basket starts Sept. 7 at Mariner Park on the Homer Spit and continues through Sept 13. Hours are noon-8 p.m. daily. This year’s basket, Grow, is presented to the community at 1 p.m. Sept. 14 with a potluck at 6 p.m. The basket is then burned at sundown. A com...

    Thu, 08/28/2014 - 9:14am
  • Homer’s improvisational theater group, Fresh Produce, returns in a new incarnation, Fresh Produce 2.0. The group includes Martin Zeller, Johnny Hamilton, Tara Schmidt and Peter Kaufmann. Fresh Produce 2.0 performs at 7:30 p.m. Sept. 5 and 6 at the Art Barn, behind 1060 East End Road. Admission is ...

    Thu, 08/28/2014 - 9:13am

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