Arts

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”, […]

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”, […]

Christmas Concert

The Boreal Clef Music School will be performing a Christmas Concert.  It is at the Resurrect Coffee House on the 20th of December (which is a Thursday).  Raylene will open the coffee house at 6:30pm for coffee and refreshments and the music will start at 7.  I hope to see […]

Thanks to City Express!

12-14-07 Dear Editor, Once again, a big “Thank You!” to City Express for their generous contribution to the 13th annual Seward PTSA “Art and Music for Kids, Wreaths for You” fund-raiser. Local businesses such as City Express support our schools in so many ways throughout the year. Please consider shopping […]

November Story Hours

Story Hour at the Seward Community Library takes place at 10:30 am every Friday through out the school year.  Please check between 10:15 and 10:30am.      Story Hour is geared for children ages 3 – 5.       The following are the story hours that remain during the month of November: Nov. 9 […]

AVTEC Academy Cafe Opens Next Week!

This is a delicious way to support AVTEC’s Culinary Art students! The Academy Cafe will be open Tuesday through Friday from Oct. 30 through Dec. 14. NOTE: Schedule will vary a little around the Thanksgiving holiday. Seating times at 6, 6:30, 7 and 7:30 p.m. The maximum table seating is […]

KSWD-FM, Seward, Makes Changes

Seward’s only FM radio station moves to 105.3mHz Seward Media Partners, LLC, licensee of KSWD-AM, KSWD-FM and KSWD-LP, has moved it’s primary broadcast frequency to 105.3mHz and increased transmission power to 4 kiloWatts (kW). Coincidentally our studios have moved and are now located at 11447 Seward Highway, between Knots So […]

Flower Mural is up at last

The colorful flower mural is on display in Kawabe Park. Although it would have been nicer to have it up for our summer visitor, it will look especially gorgeous in the winter months. The master artist was Gail Niebrugge. Yesterday Jennifer Headtke and Dot Bardarson attached the lettering that lists […]

We are always encouraged to dream big and reach for the stars when plotting for the future. Practicality and sound economics invariably bring us back to the real world. What is accomplished after that “come to your senses” moment is usually the most fruitful, productive period of any process. The […]

Seward High Library Help

The Seward High School Library is looking for volunteers to help bar code student textbooks and novels sets. Any amount of time would be appreciated. Thanks, Ginger Blackmon Principal Seward High School

Simpsons effect Alaska?

I was a fan of the Simpsons when they began years ago… back in the day when Bart was the main caricature. The Simpsons targeted the trouble maker boy within. The first few seasons they were hated by parents everywhere, banning t-shirts in schools and punishing those who use the […]

Seward Photographs 1948-1950

Seward Photographs 1948-1950

When Millie Sorenson came to Seward, Alaska she was a young mother overwhelmed by the beauty of the Great Land. An avid photographer, she took hundreds of photographs of the local landscapes, cityscapes, building projects, and people. On the backs of her photographs Millie wrote the tale of a new […]

Democracy in Alaska

Democracy in Alaska

For Seward City News by Russ Maddox The spate of indictments against current and former lawmakers is no doubt saddening to most Alaskans. But anyone who follows politics enough to be reading the editorial page in this paper knows that favors and payoffs in our political system are the norm, […]

2007 Goliath Shirt Art Contest

2007 Goliath Shirt Art Contest

The Resurrection Roadhouse is looking for this years art for the Goliath shirts. Specifications are: Alaska theme No more than 4 colors Must say “Goliath 2007” somewhere in it Can be either in digital or print format Deadline is Monday April 23rd, 2007 Drop off submissions at the Resurrection Roadhouse […]

Beginning Sewing Class

Seward Community Schools is offering a Beginning Sewing Class with Instructor Kirstie Willean in Feb and Mar. Class start date is Feb 27 at 3pm in the Home Economics Room at the Seward Middle School.  The fee is $ 60 for 4 weeks of positive sewing instruction! Learn how to […]

Coral Bag Class at Community Schools

Pass the word on…..a creative opportunity for anyone with sewing experience and a sewing machine! Cedar will be teaching a class how to sew their own stylish Coral Bags at Community Schools! $ 25 per person, includes snaps and pattern instructions. Students will need to provide their own fabric, machine […]