Author: SCLMBC

Power Restored

The City reports that power is once again restored to all areas. Thanks for the hard work Electric Dept! If anyone experiences any new outages, they are asked to report them to the police dispatch unit at 224-3338.

High winds blow Statendam to Seward early

Due to the high wind warnings issued by the National Weather Service, the Holland America Line cruise ship Statendam, will arrive into port here in Seward, Saturday, September 15, ahead of the storm. The cruise ship was set to visit Glacier Bay on Saturday when the news of the storm […]

Election Results – unofficial

While official results will come after counting absentee and questionable ballots, here are the current results. http://www.elections.alaska.gov/results/12PRIM/data/results.pdf http://www.elections.alaska.gov/results/12PRIM/data/sovc/hd28.pdf

Community Schools start up Tuesday, August 21

School start up is just around the corner (August 21, first day of school) and sports have started up practice schedules. When looking for information about our local schools and sports schedules I found out a lot of information. Thought I would share what was found out there for families […]

Tsunami Swim Club Hosts Swim Camp

Tsunami Swim Club Hosts Swim Camp

Thirty two swimmers from Seward, Soldotna, Kenai , Anchorage and  Homer attended a swim camp this last week (Aug. 2-Aug. 6) at the Seward pool.  Ages 9 through 18, these athletes were in training with two renown swim coaches, Tom (TJ) Johnson , head coach of the Cowgirl and Cowboy […]

Seahawk swimming schedule announced

Seahawk swimming schedule announced

High School swim coach, Matt Hershock, announces swim practice starts Monday, (Aug. 7).  All high school students that want to swim with the Seahawk swim team should start at this time or contact the coach for information. Swim schedule will be at the Seward High School pool: Mon-Wed-Fri 2:30 to […]

Sailing Away at 6pm tonight

Sailing Away at 6pm tonight

Last of our tickets are being sold for tonight’s dinner cruise. Available at the Library until 4pm today. After 4pm tickets will be sold at Major Marine Tours office by the Library Museum volunteers. While the seats last. Prime rib and Alaska salmon, all you can eat, buffet and the […]

Sailing Away Friday, June 15

Sailing Away Friday, June 15

Looks like fair seas for our Resurrection Bay fund raising cruise on Friday, June 15. According to the marine forecast, we are looking at almost no seas for the day. This means we will have smooth sailing for our Res Bay cruise! Yes. Bring a jacket to be comfortable on […]

Got your tickets yet?

June 15th, this coming Friday night, the Star of the Northwest sails away with our special guest Alaskan author Dana Stabenow on-board. Cruise departs at 6pm sharp, check in at 5:30 with the Major Marine Tours office in the small boat harbor. All you can eat Prime Rib and Alaska […]

City of Seward is 100 years old-June 1

City of Seward is 100 years old-June 1

The community is invited to a Seward City Council Reunion in celebration of the City of Seward Incorporation Centennial in the Library Basement. Bring your stories. Everyone is welcome! Refreshments provided by the Seward Historic Preservation Commission, Resurrection Bay Historical Society, and Incorporation Centennial Committee. 6 p.m. to 8 p.m. […]

Got Your Tile?

Got Your Tile?

The deadline is fast approaching it have your Tribute Tile on the wall of the new Library Museum (see ad on the right here on SCN). Deadline date of June 1, 2012 was set by the building committee working to raise funds for the project. The Tribute Tiles are beautifully […]

Signs of Spring

Signs of Spring

Seward is welcoming spring visitors, arriving by rail, cruiseship, and motorcoach. The Princess cruise ship, the Diamond Princess, arrived to the cruise ship terminal (ARRC Seward Intermodal Facility) and was in port for several hours on Monday, May 14.  The passengers enjoyed a good weather day, overcast but not snowing […]

Afternoon delight at Tea and Tomes

Afternoon delight at Tea and Tomes

Thank you ladies, gentlemen and children who packed the community room of the Catholic church for our Tea & Tomes event this Saturday. We served 65 persons at our sold out event. We wish to acknowledge the hard work of one of our Library Museum volunteers, Kim Hughes, who brought […]

64 Tea Cups ready for tea

64 Tea Cups ready for tea

                        Reminder that today is our Tea & Tomes event at the Catholic church. All our tickets have been sold. We want to thank the ladies of our community that loaned us the beautiful tea cups for our event […]

Only 64 Tea Cups…

Only 64 Tea Cups…

Only 64 tea cups are available for the Tea and Tomes Tea Party, so remember to pick up your tickets today, at the Library, for the Seward Community Library Museum fundraiser on Saturday, April 28 from 2 p.m. to 4 p.m. at Sacred Heart Church. Guests will be treated to […]

Tea and Tomes, an afternoon tea

The perfect remedy for spring fever is on Saturday, April 28, when Seward Library Museum volunteers are hosting the tea party to end-all-tea-parties from 2 p.m. to 4 p.m. in the lower level of Sacred Heart Church on 5th Avenue. Our local pastry Chef Amy Mow is baking the goodies […]

March 27, 1964 ~ Great Alaska Earthquake

*“On March 27, 1964, at 5:36 p.m. ADT (03:36 3/28 UTC) a great earthquake of magnitude 9.2 (moment magnitude) occurred in Prince William Sound region of Alaska. The epicenter was about 10 km east of the mouth of College Fiord, approximately 90 km west of Valdez and 120 km east […]