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 […]


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 […]

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 […]


As the summer season winds down and summer incomes dry up, the need for emergency food increases for some less fortunate members of our community.  The people and businesses of Seward have been generous in giving of their time, money & talents to help those economically constrained. Just 18 cents […]

Dandelion Festival a Success

Dandelion Festival a Success

The Alaska Dandelion Festival held last weekend at the Seward High School brought vendors & speakers from around the state and visitors from around the nation together.   This event provided a wonderful venue for the sharing of ideas on natural, healthy, simple living.  Natural personal care products made from Alaskan […]

Hunger Awareness Day on June 5th

In recognition of Hunger Awareness Day on June 5th , the organizers of the Alaska Dandelion Festival would like to share with you a few facts about hunger and how this amazing plant can aid in nutrition. 36 million people, in this country, or about 13%, live in hungry or […]

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, […]

Community Needs Assessment Survey Results

The City of Seward, through staff efforts and program resources of the AmeriCorps VISTA program, created and distributed a Community Needs Assessment Survey in the fall of 2006. The survey was distributed to every box holder at the Seward Post Office, the end result of which was a total of […]


Techniques of Alcohol Management Spring Classes Schedule Sunday March 4, Sunday April 1, Sunday May 6 & Sunday May 20 at The Pit Bar at 11a.m. Identification is required for all TAM classes. You must be 21 years of age to attend.Please arrive by 10:45 a.m. to register. If you […]

Food pantry opens in Seward

Seward families have a new local resource to help them through tough times. A food pantry, operated by Seward Ministerial Association, opened its doors Dec. 20. Located in a brown building just in front of the Air Force Rec Camp, the pantry does not have a sign up yet, but […]