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Top 5 Staging Tips for Home Sellers

Home stagers can make a number of small changes to a property that can dramatically shorten the time it spends on the real estate market while also increasing the final sales price. Home staging expert Debra Gould shares her five favorite tips for getting a house ready to sell: 1. Reduce drive-bys Imagine you’re a homebuyer on a house-hunting mission. […]

April 26, 2015 ·

Seward Little League 2015 Season Coed Baseball and Girls Softball Registration will be Sunday April 26th at 1 pm

Baseball Tee Ball (ages 4-7) Registration fee: $40.00 Little League Minor (ages 7-12) Registration fee: $50.00 Little League Major (ages 9-12) Registration fee: $50.00 Softball Junior (Ages 13-14) Registration fee: $50.00 *Scholarships available in all Divisions Tryouts will be held so bring a glove. We will need parent volunteers to help with all games and practices. Volunteers are extremely important at […]

April 25, 2015 ·

Young Life Car Wash- This Saturday 1-11!

Come help send kids to camp!  Young Life is sponsoring a free (donations appreciated!) car wash to raise funds to help send kids to camp!  We will be stationed at the Napa Auto Store near Port Ave from 11am-1pm on Saturday, April 25th!  We’d love to wash your car for you!  So come say hello and see how clean we […]

April 24, 2015 ·
R/V Sikuliaq at drydock in Seward

R/V Sikuliaq at drydock in Seward

After a year at sea, the R/V Sikuliaq rests at Vigor drydock for warranty repairs. The impressive 261′ vessel looms over the shipyard, framed by snowy mountains. It’s amazing to see the whole ship, including the  Z-drive thrusters that pull instead of push the ship, improving efficiency. Carol Griswold

April 22, 2015 ·

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 report, Mayor Navarre stated that he and Mr. Ostrander had […]

April 22, 2015 ·

History program looks at Russian America

For the Fourth Thursday history program at the Seward Community Library Museum on Thursday, April 23, Shannon Kovac, cultural resources specialist at Kenai Fjords National Park, will give an overview of the Russian presence in Resurrection Bay in the late 1700s and early 1800s. Sponsored by Resurrection Bay Historical Society, the one-hour program will begin at 7 p.m. in the […]

April 21, 2015 ·

UAF Seward Marine Center Maintenance Solicitation

Just and FYI…UAF has a SMC maintenance solicitation package on their website that I want everyone to know about. I didn’t realize it was due today @ 5pm but if a contractor you know would be interested in tossing a number at it for consideration, they should do it ASAP. https://www.uaf.edu/procurement/community/solicitations/current-solicitations/details/index.xml?id=199

April 21, 2015 ·
Airport flood work repairs continue

Airport flood work repairs continue

April 20, 2015 ·

A Better Senior Housing Process

Dear Council and P&Z Commissioners, The Rasmuson Foundation offers a five-step predevelopment program to municipalities and non-profit organizations to help plan successful capital projects: http://www.rasmuson.org/index.php?switch=viewpage&pageid=141 “Many Alaska nonprofits undertake capital projects, whether it’s purchasing, constructing, or renovating a facility. Effective planning in the first phase will dictate the long-term success of the project. “Pre-development is the phase of a construction […]

April 18, 2015 ·
Free Home Staging Workshop

Free Home Staging Workshop

Free Home Staging Workshop-May 9th, 1-3 PM, Seward Community Library   Thinking of selling your house? Stop by for coffee and learn how to sell quickly and for top dollar in any market with home staging. Potentially increase your selling price up to 20%. Learn what you can do yourself, and how a home stager can help you. Submit photos of your […]

April 16, 2015 ·

Seward Bear Creek Flood Service Area Board and Permitting Day

The Seward/Bear Creek Flood Service Area board will hold a work session Monday, April 20, at 6:00 pm, at the KPB Annex office in Sea View Plaza, 302 Railway Ave, Suite 122. The topic is US Army Corps of Engineers Salmon Creek Flood Risk Management Section 205 & DCCED Mitigation Projects. For more information contact the SBCFSA Office at 302 […]

April 15, 2015 ·
Free kids books at Saturday’s sale

Free kids books at Saturday’s sale

  Come one, come all: The Friends of the Seward Library will be holding a used book sale this Saturday at the Seward Community Library. And did you hear? Children’s books are free! Donations for the sale are gladly accepted at the Seward Community Library until Friday afternoon. Doors open on Saturday at 10 a.m. for members (you can get your membership at the door!) and […]

April 14, 2015 ·

Permitting & Agency Information Day April 16th, 10am-2pm

To be held at KM Rae Bldg., 125 Third Ave. The City of Seward, Seward/Bear Creek Flood Service Area, Kenai Peninsula Borough, State, and Federal agency representatives will be available to assist with your permit application, summer project and provide information on: Planning, Permitting, Flood Risk Prevention, Updated Building Codes, Floodplain Management, National Flood Insurance Program, Fisheries & Wildlife Management, […]

April 14, 2015 ·
FAREWELL RECEPTION TUESDAY

FAREWELL RECEPTION TUESDAY

There will be a Farewell Reception for Monty & Florita Richardson (F/V Irish Lord) on Tuesday, April 14th, at the AVTEC Student Center, 2nd Floor, 5:00pm – 7:00pm.  The community is invited to bring photos, fond memories and BIG FISH stories to share.  Monty & Florita are moving to Washington state to live closer to their son, Phil.

April 13, 2015 ·
FAREWELL RECEPTION

FAREWELL RECEPTION

There will be a farewell reception for Monty & Florita Richardson who are moving to Washington. Tuesday, April 14th, 5:00pm – 7:00pm AVTEC Student Center, 2nd Floor. Please bring photos, fond memories and BIG FISH stories to share.  Monty & Florita are moving to live closer to their son, Phil. Farewell Reception

April 9, 2015 ·

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 by an informational work session later in the day. We […]

April 8, 2015 ·

2015 Swetmann Scholarship: May 1 Deadline

Calling all Seward students ages 16 to 21! The deadline for the Friends of the Seward Library’s Swetmann Scholarship is May 1. Students can be awarded up to $1,500 for a winning project. It is now easier than ever to apply: The Friends retooled the Swetmann Scholarship last year to include an almost endless variety of projects that can be completed. For all criteria, […]

April 7, 2015 ·
Seward High is Excited to Present…

Seward High is Excited to Present…

April 7, 2015 ·

AVTEC/Seward Community Job Fair – Tuesday, April 7, 2015

The job fair is located at the AVTEC Student Service Center  519 Fourth Ave.  Event is from 12:30 to 3:00.  The following is an updated list of employers/participants that will be represented.  Come Join Us!!! – there is no charge and everyone is welcome. ABC of Alaska Alaska Air National Guard Alaska Job Corp Alaska Joint Electrical Apprenticeship and Training Trust […]

April 6, 2015 ·

Capital Budget Hearing

The Capital Budget Hearing time for Seward is 10am to 11am, Monday April 6. The previous article formatting makes it appear that Seward is 11 to noon and that is incorrect.

April 6, 2015 ·

Employment Opportunity: PT Lead Preschool Teacher

Employment Opportunity: Seeds of Faith Christian Preschool is currently recruiting a PT Lead Preschool Teacher.  Position will be responsible for the following:  oversee assistant teacher and parent volunteers in administering a preschool for 3-5 year olds, in a church setting; teach 3 mornings per week with additional 1/2 day for setting up and planning (school year follows public school calendar); […]

April 3, 2015 ·

Easter Cookie Decorating – Saturday

Come have some fun an help three Seward students get to Obihiro, Japan.  Elena Hamner, Mary Ramirez, and Billy Wolfe will have a Easter Cookie decorating table at the Seward Resort on Saturday from 2 till 4.  Come decorate your own cookie before or after the Easter Egg Hunt. All donations are appreciated.  Thank you to the AVTEC Culinary students […]

April 3, 2015 ·

Resurrection Baptist Downtown in Old Legends Bulding

Join us for Revival tonight thru Saturday beginning at 7:00pm. Please also join us Easter Sunday at 8:30am followed by brunch at 9:30am then for the 11:00am service. Then join us again at 6:00pm for our evening service. We will also have a children’s play.

April 2, 2015 ·

AVTEC/Seward Community Job Fair – Tuesday, April 7, 2015

It’s free and opened to the public.   The job fair is located at the AVTEC Student Service Center  519 Fourth Ave.  Event is from 12:30 to 3:00 Participant List  ABC of Alaska Alaska Air National Guard Alaska Job Corp Alaska Joint Electrical Apprenticeship and Training Trust Alaska SeaLife Center Alaska State Troopers Alaska West Express, Inc. Alaska Region Council of Carpenter […]

April 2, 2015 ·