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Seward Community Choir Concert May 5

  You are cordially invited to the spring concert of the Seward Community Choir on Thursday, May 5th at 7 PM at the Rae Building Auditorium, located at the bottom of 3rd Avenue, across from Sea View Plaza. The concert is free, but a donation of a food item for […]

Community Choir Concert December 10th

The Seward Community Choir will be offering it’s Christmas concert Thursday December 10, at 7 PM at the Rae Building Auditorium.  This free concert will feature the 35+ member local choir performing a variety of seasonal pieces.  Please bring a can of food for the food pantry if possible, and stay […]

Borough Assembly Report

13 October 2015 Borough Assembly Meeting Report By Sue McClure   This will be my final report, as I have term-limited out as of tonight. Brandii Holmdahl received 53.5% of the October 6 election votes, winning the District 6 seat to replace me. I want to thank both of the […]

Iditarod Trail History Video Premiere

Seward Iditarod Trail Blazers will present a premiere showing of the new video, “Iditarod National Historic Trail, A History” on Thursday October 15 at 7 PM in the Library Museum Community Room. The video, produced by Russ Weston for the Iditarod Historic Trail Alliance, tells the story of the trail, […]

Borough Assembly Meeting Report

15 September 2015 Borough Assembly Meeting Report By Sue McClure   The Kenai Peninsula Borough Assembly met in Homer, after a tour and dinner at the South Peninsula Hospital. The quarterly report for that hospital was presented at the 6 PM meeting. Several appropriation ordinances were approved, including $9.5 million […]

Want to Sing? Community Choir resumes Thursday

Seward’s Community Choir will begin fall rehearsals Thursday 6-7:30 PM at the Seward United Methodist Church, across from the fire hall.  All singers high school age and up are welcome.  Rehearsals will be held each Thursday from 6-7:30 PM, with a concert on December 10.  If you have questions, contact […]

Borough Assembly Meeting Report

1 September 2015 Borough Assembly Meeting Report By Sue McClure   This was a fairly short meeting, ending before 8 PM. We heard the quarterly report for the KPB School District from Superintendent Sean Dusek. His report is available on the borough website, but the highlights include a slight rise […]

Borough Assembly Report

18 August 2015 Borough Assembly Meeting Report By Sue McClure   The borough assembly met only once this month, and it was a fairly short (3 hour) meeting. Mayor Navarre reported that the trip to Japan by several from the borough was a great success. The Health Care Task Force […]

Borough Assembly Report

28 July 2015 Borough Assembly Meeting Report By Sue McClure   We dealt with a variety of issues at the second July meeting. Several ordinances, sponsored by Assembly member Johnson, involved changing service area boundaries, none in the East Peninsula district. We passed by unanimous consent one which expanded the […]

Borough Assembly Report

7 July 2015 Borough Assembly Meeting Report By Sue McClure   There were two major ordinances up for public hearing at the July 7 meeting. One, Ordinance 2015-09 that would have raised the sales tax maximum per sale to $1000 was tabled, pending an upcoming review of the entire tax […]

Solstice Cemetery Walk June 21

Please join us for a walk through history on Sunday June 21 for the 10th annual Solstice Cemetery Walk, sponsored by the Resurrection Bay Historical Society.  We begin at 10:30 PM at the American Legion cemetery, and for about an hour Lee Poleske will take us through a tour of […]

Borough Assembly Report

16 June 2015 Borough Assembly Report By Sue McClure   The second June meeting of the Borough Assembly ended at nearly midnight, with a room full of people testifying on several ordinances. The “main event” was Ordinance 2015-14, which would delete much of the area protected by the anadromous fish […]

Borough Assembly Report

2 June 2015 Borough Assembly Meeting Report By Sue McClure   The borough assembly passed the fiscal year 2016 budget, with one major amendment. The school district funding was raised by $2,238,432, funding to the “Cap” of $48,238,432 for the first time in several years. Assembly member Gilman proposed the […]

Borough Assembly Report

19 May 2015 Borough Assembly Meeting Report By Sue McClure   Please note that these reports are intended to inform constituents of the items that mostly concern District 6, and as a guide to obtain further information if desired. They are not complete summaries of the meetings.   The May […]

5 May Borough Assembly Report

5 May 2015 Borough Assembly Meeting Report By Sue McClure   The May 5th Assembly day began at 9 AM with presentations on the FY 2016 budget. We heard from our finance director and department heads until 3 PM, followed by the usual committee meetings. Later, Ordinance 2015-19 was introduced […]

Reminder: Concert Tonight!!

The Seward Community Choir will be performing a Spring Concert tonight, April 30, 7 PM at the Rae Building Auditorium.  It is free, with a suggestion of bringing donations for the He Will Provide Food Bank.

Community Choir Concert Thursday April 30

The 26-member Seward Community Choir will hold their spring concert at 7 PM Thursday April 30 at the Rae Building Auditorium.  This free concert will feature a variety of pieces, and will be followed by cookies!!  Donations for the He Will Provide food bank will be accepted, either cash or […]

Borough Assembly Meeting Report

21 April 2015 Borough Assembly Meeting Report By Sue McClure   The April 21 Assembly meeting was held in Seward. The invocation was given by Pastor Ron Nitz of Seward’s Resurrection Lutheran Church. Public testimony was about the food sales tax and the Seward Bear Creek Flood board. In his […]

Borough Assembly Report

7 April 2015 Borough Assembly Meeting Report By Sue McClure   We began with a bus tour of the ground water flooding areas along K-Beach Road. Administration, all 9 assembly members, other staff members and some public got to see the areas that were flooded in 2013. This was followed […]

Borough Assembly Report

17 March 2015 Borough Assembly Meeting Report By Sue McClure   The meeting was extended until our mandatory midnight closing time, and we adjourned just before that hour. It was a long day of meetings, beginning with committees at 1 PM. We also had a work session with the KPB […]

Borough Assembly Report

24 February 2015 Borough Assembly Meeting Report By Sue McClure There was only one ordinance up for public hearing at this meeting, which lasted just over 5 hours. Ordinance 2015-02, sponsored by Mr. Wolf, would have put to an October vote of the borough residents outside the limits of the […]