Announcements

Thanks to all the Safeway shoppers who participated in the 10% Back to School program last fall by  placing their sales receipts in the cans at the checkout stand.  Seward Elementary was one of the top 250 schools nation-wide during last fall’s promotion.  As a result, eScrip and Safeway donated […]

The Alaska Ocean Film Festival

The Alaska Ocean Film Festival

The Alaska Ocean Film Festival is making a big splash in Seward. We packed the High School Auditorium last year. Don’t get left ashore – Get to the show early! We each have a unique connection to the ocean. Many of us seek the sea for solitude or recreation. For […]

Seward DMV Office Closure

Seward Motor Vehicles Office Closure The City of Seward DMV office will be closed beginning February 8, 2008 at 12:00 pm and will re-open after a new employee has been hired and trained. We are sorry for any inconvenience! During the office closure you may contact the State of Alaska […]

Creative Cards with Sarah

Join Sarah Spanos as she leads a fun and creative card making class at the Seward High School, in the teachers lounge. Class is now $10 per person, but it is not too late to add your name to the list and check it out! Sarah will teach the students […]

Today is Super Tuesday

Today is Super Tuesday

Today is your chance to participate in your parties choice for presidential candidate.   Democratic Convention Alaska SeaLife Center 5 PM   Republican Convention The Breeze Inn Restaurant 4:30 PM – 8:30PM   Both parties allow changes to party affiliation at conventions.

Seward’s new harbormaster, Kari Anderson

Seward’s new harbormaster, Kari Anderson

Long-time local, Kari Anderson is Seward’s new Harbormaster. Anderson will fill the position once held by Scott Ransom. Ransom retired earlier this month but will provide support through the completion of the North Harbor project in the spring. Ransom worked with the Harbor Master’s office for 25 years. Deputy Harbormaster […]

Seward's new harbormaster, Kari Anderson

Seward's new harbormaster, Kari Anderson

Long-time local, Kari Anderson is Seward’s new Harbormaster. Anderson will fill the position once held by Scott Ransom. Ransom retired earlier this month but will provide support through the completion of the North Harbor project in the spring. Ransom worked with the Harbor Master’s office for 25 years. Deputy Harbormaster […]

Seward Library’s Annual Fundraiser!

If You Must Wine about the Weather, Do It in Style! Come Join the Fun and Festivities at the Holiday Inn Express for WINE TASTING w/ Hors D’oeuvres & Pie and Cake Auction You’re Invited to Bring Your Special Pie or Cake for the Judging and Auction with Proceeds Benefiting […]

Blizzard Warning

WESTERN PRINCE WILLIAM SOUND- INCLUDING THE CITIES OF…WHITTIER…SEWARD…GIRDWOOD…MOOSE PASS 159 PM AST THU JAN 24 2008 …BLIZZARD WARNING IN EFFECT FROM 6 PM THIS EVENING TO 5 AM AST FRIDAY FOR TURNAGAIN ARM AND PORTAGE VALLEY… THE NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE IN ANCHORAGE HAS ISSUED A BLIZZARD WARNING…WHICH IS IN EFFECT […]

Alaska College Goal Sunday

Alaska College Goal Sunday

Only 5.8% of Alaska ninth graders get a college degree within 10 years, according to the National Center for Higher Education Management Systems. This puts Alaska last in the nation for higher education accomplishments. On the afternoon of February 10, 2008, the 4th annual Alaska College Goal Sunday will work […]

New Mayor Phone Number

New Mayor Phone Number

The Mayor has a new toll free phone number to reach him in Anchorage. It is 1-888-276-7580, It should be up and running by Monday, January 28, 2008 All calls paid for by the City of Seward.

New Happenings at Seward Community Schools

We have some new events and classes during the months of Jan and Feb at Seward Community Schools. Please contact Tanya Brewi for more information at 224-4056, or you may email her at tbrewi@cityofseward.net Knit Out and Crochet Day Sat Jan 26 1-3pm at the Seward Senior Center (3rd floor). […]

Community Ski Day January 26, 2008

Community Ski Day Celebrate the great snow with Seward Nordic Ski Club   January 26th Bear Lake : Access via Old Sawmill Rd Limited Parking Please Carpool No dogs please   10-12 Beginner and Intermediate Skate Clinic Beginner Ski-Jor Clinic (DON?T BRING DOGS) Clinic includes training with experiened dogs. Clinic […]

Comments to be taken at Marine Highway teleconferences

The Alaska Marine Highway System has scheduled a pair of teleconferences to take public comments on its proposed FY09 operating plan, proposed vessel deployment and Summer 2008 schedule. A teleconference to hear comments and consider adjustments is scheduled for Thursday, January 10, 2008 at 2:00 pm for Southeast Alaska schedules […]

Providence Seward Medical promotes healthy lungs

In order to promote healthy lifestyles, Providence Seward Medical and Care Center has become a non-smoking facility as of January 1, 2008 This affects the entire Providence Seward campus, including the hospital, long term care center and parking areas. The Providence Medical staff wishes you a Happy and Healthy New […]

Community Schools, home for the holidays

Happy New Year!!   We will be closed Dec 29 – Jan 6 for a scheduled holiday break. Our open hours will resume at 5pm on Mon Jan 7. Thank you for choosing Seward Community Schools for your recreational and educational needs! We appreciate your continued support of our programs! […]

Seward Art Show 2007 People's Choice Awards

We would like to thank all of the participating artists who submitted entries to this years’ show. Student/Youth Artwork FAVORITE: Alexandra Stewart’s – “Listen” MOST UNUSUAL: Alexandra Stewart’s – “Listen and Cory Fry’s – Clock. Adult 2 Dimensional FAVORITE: Abby Wentworth – Untitled painting Runners Up: Elaine Bublitz “Final Fling”, […]