Story last updated at 4:42 p.m. Thursday, October 17, 2002

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Music store turns one

Homer's Music Box, in the Council on the Arts building at 335 West Pioneer Ave., is celebrating its one-year anniversary on Saturday from 11 a.m.-6 p.m.

Electronic keyboards, digital pianos, guitars and drums are on sale at special prices, and live entertainment and refreshments will be provided.

Chinese medicine center reopens

The Alaska Center for Traditional Chinese Medicine reopens this month under new ownership. Julie A. Currier is a licensed and board certified acupuncturist who recently moved to Homer from Portland, Ore. The Center offers acupuncture treatments to relieve symptoms of a variety of physical and emotional problems. Acupuncture and Chinese herbal medicine is a comprehensive system of health care which works with the vital energy of the body to bring about balance and promote natural healing. The World Health Organization recognizes Traditional Chinese Medicine's ability to treat the symptoms of many common disorders, like arthritis, migraine headaches, asthma, digestive disturbances, depression, anxiety, addictions and much more. There will be an open house at the Alaska Center for Traditional Chinese Medicine on Saturday, Nov. 2, from noon until 4 p.m. Everyone is welcome to drop by and have their questions about Chinese Medicine answered. The Alaska Center for Traditional Chinese Medicine is located on the corner of Bartlett and Fairview avenues. Julie Currier can be reached at 235-5606.