Homer Opinion

  • I would like to thank two organizations for their contributions toward supporting the graduates of 2013. The Homer Community Science Scholarship Fund at the Homer Foundation and the American Legion Auxiliary Unit 16 scholarship are just a couple of many scholarships these organizations gav...

    Wed, 06/12/2013 - 3:39pm
  • Every year our annual Trails Day gets better. This year was no exception. In fact it was exceptional. Kachemak Bay State Parks has an awesome fan base and many showed up this Saturday to help clear the trails and celebrate National Trails Day. There were a total of 79 volunteers, trail crew, past cr...

    Wed, 06/12/2013 - 3:38pm
  • Wasn’t it interesting to receive the mailed flyers recommending the repeal of Kenai Peninsula Borough Ordinance 2011-12, from Chicago, Ill. Wow, with all their big city problems, amazing they take an interest in Alaska’s Kenai Peninsula....

    Wed, 06/12/2013 - 3:38pm
  • We’re concerned about the recent flood of brochures by a Chicago-based organization, the National Association of Realtors, one of the wealthiest special interest groups in the nation.  According to this mailer, we are asked to oppose salmon habitat protections in the Kenai Peninsula Borough.&...

    Wed, 06/12/2013 - 3:37pm
  • On May 25, my marimba band Shamwari played for the opening day of the Homer Farmers’ Market. One of the tunes I play is Warigamukono, a traditional Zimbabwean song. The title means “pulling the bull to the ground” and is about overcoming adversity. As I played, I thought of my mother, who had ...

    Wed, 06/05/2013 - 3:45pm
  • On behalf of the Kenai Peninsula United Way I would like to thank all those who helped with our Allocations Process.  We were honored to have a total of 18 citizens to form the allocations committee this year. Some of you came from Homer and Seward and we appreciate the time it took away from y...

    Wed, 06/05/2013 - 3:44pm
  • I would like to thank the Homer Council on the Arts for the generous scholarship I was awarded in order to attend Sitka Fine Arts Camp this summer. The scholarship was a great help to my family, as well as a great charity from HCOA. I am very excited to be able to participate in this camp that has t...

    Wed, 06/05/2013 - 3:43pm
  • On behalf of Pier One Theatre, and the nearly 180 participants of last month’s Brahms Requiem, I want to publically thank the many individuals and organizations that supported this wonderful community endeavor. To list them all here would be outside of the scope of such a letter....

    Wed, 06/05/2013 - 3:43pm
  • I would like to thank the Homer Foundation for awarding me the Kachemak Bay Medical Scholarship. I am honored to be selected as one of the recipients. This scholarship will be going toward my education this fall at the University of Alaska Fairbanks. I feel so fortunate to be part of such a generous...

    Wed, 06/05/2013 - 3:42pm
  • Homer Flex students and staff thank the Homer Foundation for the grant given to us from the Homer Incentive Trust Donor-advised Fund. The money supported students on a two-day field trip to Yukon Island and Kasitsna Bay Lab as part of a unit on nature literacy in their science and language arts clas...

    Wed, 06/05/2013 - 3:42pm

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