Food

The Green Beet: Broccoli

The Green Beet: Broccoli

This is the perfect week for starting broccoli indoors to have the yummy crucifer ready by mid-summer. Four weeks before planting is a great time table to have the starts hardened and ready to plant by June 1st – possibly a week earlier if the evening temperatures cooperate. This plant […]

AVTEC Annual Guest Chef Dinner is on

The AVTEC Annual Guest Chef Dinner will be held on Saturday, April 17 at 6:30 p.m.  AVTEC holds this dinner once a year and proceeds from dinner provide scholarships to help fund culinary students’ training at AVTEC.  This year the Guest Chef is Chef Eric DuBey from Thirty Six Bistro […]

Come Dine at AVTEC’s Academy Café AVTEC’s own Alaska Culinary Academy restaurant, The Academy Café, is open Oct. 21 to Dec. 16 during the A’ la Carte and Dining Service classes. This is a combination of two classes that run consecutively, rotating the students through all areas of fine dining, from […]

The Green Beet: Friends with Green Thumbs

The Green Beet: Friends with Green Thumbs

It’s the time of year I love: Gardening time. I’ve managed to start now three different gardens, four if you count the plot of carrots I attempted to grow in my neighbor’s garden in Seward when I was home for college. I don’t typically count that one, because I didn’t […]

The Green Beet: Dining with Baby

The Green Beet: Dining with Baby

By Jen Ransom The other day I found myself with a bushel of bruised apples, still edible but not so appeasing to the sight. Not one to throw out food, I decided that I would make some baby-wise applesauce (sans sugar and cinnamon). Six cored and peeled apples, about three-quarters […]

AVTEC’s own Alaska Culinary Academy restaurant, The Academy Café, is open May 7 through June 12 during the Ala Carte and Dining Service classes. This is a combination of two classes that run consecutively, rotating the students through all areas of fine dining, from actual food production to dining room […]

TIGHT-WAD SPECIALS

There sure are fine eatin places in Seward. The  MARINA RESTAURANT at the boat harbor is one of the them. Except for guns and rifles, I’ve got a hard time letting go of my hard earned money, so I always try the TIGHT-WAD SPECIALS menu and cup of coffee to […]

Seward Senior Center Happenings

Seward Senior Center 336 3rd Ave 224-5604   Senior Center Happenings Lunch Everyday At Noon We have WiFi!   Monday 3/16 8:00                 AARP Tax Aide – Call 224-5604 for an appointment. 10:30-11:30     Core Balance Class 1:00                 Wii Bowling ~ Oldies, But Goodies 1:00                 Post Office Run   Tuesday 3/17  Happy […]

Food Drive Gets Results

Food Drive Gets Results

We raised 7600lbs!!!!!!  The boys and Girls club helped us separate the food for the banks. I would like to THANK EVERYONE  for the help  Way to GO SEWARD!!! Jackie C. Wilde Breeze Inn Hotel

Allergy Support Group

Hi there! I am wondering if any of you are interested in being a part of an allergy support group. As you may know, our family has had a long hard struggle with food allergies. It would be nice to have a local support group here in Seward. I am […]

AVTEC’s own Alaska Culinary Academy restaurant, The Academy Café, is open Oct. 28 through Dec. 12 (closing date is tentative and may change) during the Ala Carte and Dining Service classes. This is a combination of two classes that run consecutively, rotating the students through all areas of fine dining, […]

Resurrection Bay Co-op – Important Meeting!

On Wednesday, September 10 at 5:30 PM in the basement of Seward Community Library, there will be a meeting for everyone who is involved with the Resurrection Bay food ordering co-op, or would like to learn about ordering food in bulk with the co-op.  Everyone, please try to attend.  We will discuss […]

Soaring Food Prices Make Matters Worse

Headlines and newscasts announced worldwide food shortages and skyrocketing prices.  But when I heard that rice was being rationed right here in Alaska, I could hardly believe it. Since 2002 the numbers of Americans turning to food banks and charities for help has been steadily increasing.  And the supplies of […]

HOW TO BUST SEWARD SAFEWAY

Besides Three Bears, Safeway grocery store is the only big chain supermarket in town.  It’s the 21st century hunting ground for most of us living in Seward and surrounding areas. We sure have it easy as long as the Seward Highway is open. The food comes all packaged, cleaned and […]

Food Recall

DEC Warns Consumers Not to Eat Discover Cuisine™ –Red Curry Chicken & Jasmine Rice Entrees Risk of Listeriosis DEC is warning the public not to consume “Discover Cuisine ™ Red Curry Chicken & Jasmine Rice” in four-pack 12-ounce packages. Costco is voluntarily recalling approximately 10,368 pounds of these frozen chicken […]

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 […]