There will be four interviews for the new Seward Middle School administrative position at Seward Middle on Friday, March 26th beginning a 5:00 P.M. in room 108. Dr. Atwater, Kenai Peninsula Borough School Districts Superintendent, will begin by describing the format for the interview process. The first interview is scheduled for 5:15. The interviews are timed for thirty minutes and […]
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SEWARD SENIOR CENTER is proud to present a JAZZ DUET featuring Anchorage elite Jazz vocalist Monica Lettner and Mark Teckenbrock, Alaskas finest Bassist, tomorrow night, April 2nd, 7pm to 9:30pm. $5 at the door. Children under 10 free. ALL AGES WELCOME! Light refreshments will be served. Call 224-5604 for tickets or more information.
You are enthusiastically invited to get behind the effort to help end poverty and hunger in Seward and around the world! The Sixth Annual Seward Community CROP Walk is May 2, 2010 at 2 pm. CROP stands for Communities Responding to Overcome Poverty, and the slogan for the event is We Walk Because They Walk, a reminder that millions around […]
At 6 PM Saturday evening AIC opened the Temporary Trail River Bridge to traffic. The bridge is open to 2 lanes of traffic and will be posted at 20 mph until paving is completed in a couple months. The existing traffic signal has been removed. Tal Maxwell Project Engineer 1. The approaches to the Trail River bridge will have to […]
I dont know about you but ever since I arrived in Seward, nearly 8 months ago, Ive had more questions than answers about the recycling program here in Seward. Why does the can at the visitor center disappear and reappear after long periods of time? Is Seward recycling glass? Why doesnt Seward recycle tin? Is there a possibility for curbside […]
The American Legion Seward Post 5 is holding an Open House on Saturday, March 27th between 1 and 3 pm. Our purpose in having the open house is to allow Seward residents to meet members of the Post, Ladies Auxiliary, Sons of the American Legion and the American Legion Riders and learn what we do in the community. These folks […]
336 Third Ave 224-5604 Open Monday-Friday 9:00-4:00, Saturday 9:30-12:00pm *LUNCH MENU week of March 22nd: (Mon)SLOPPY JOES;(Tue)ROAST TURKEY ; (Wed)STUFFED CABBAGE; (Thurs)WOODY’S JUICY PIG; (Fri)FISH FRY; (Sat) LAST SATURDAY BRUNCH 9:30-11:30. *FITNESS: Monday & Friday, Core Balance 10:30-11:30am; Tuesday & Thursday, Aerobic-Stretch n Strengthen, 10:30-11:30am . *AARP TAX HELP, Mondays and Wednesdays, through April 14th. Appointment preferred. Walk-ins welcome. Call Center for times. 1st […]
The TRAILS Program promotes recreation for people of all abilities and is open to the whole community. We have lots of fun crafting, rafting, watching movies, snowshoeing, kayaking, fishing and more! Weve got a great batch of events this month and welcome anyone who is interested. Here is whats happening this week: Movie & Games Night on March 22nd from […]
March 22, 2010 Second Session of 26th Alaska Legislature From the desk of Rep. Paul Seaton Volume 91 Contact Information (907) 465-2689 Toll Free: (800) 665-2689 Fax: (907) 235-4008 Website: http://www.RepPaulSeaton.com Email: Rep.Paul.Seaton@Legis.state.ak.us Greetings from Juneau on this 63rd day of this 90 day session. As I write this on Sunday the sun is shining and spring is in […]
This link will take you to this week’s hearing and teleconference schedule. Please call the Seward LIO if you wish to particpate in a teleconference or if you need further information, 224-5066. http://www.legis.state.ak.us/basis/get_hearing.asp?session=26&Chamb=B&Date1=032210&Date2=032610&Comty=&Root=&Sel=1&Button=Display Permanent Fund applications are due March 31.
Sports & Recreation News: Telalaska Spring Classic 7th Annual TelAlaska Volleyball Tourney Saturday, April 17th. Teams come from the peninsula as well as Anchorage and the Valley to compete in this adult, pool-play to single-elimination tourney. Contact Maggie @ 224-4054 to sign up! Sewards Spring Slammin Mixed Doubles Racquetball Tournament Grab a partner and sign up for Sewards invitational mixed […]
Bryan Zak of Alaska Small Business Development Center will summarize the basic process of starting a business on the Kenai Peninsula. The seminar is on May 20 from 10:30 a.m. to 12:30 p.m. in the AVTEC First Lake Facility Conference Room. Online registration and payment due by May 14. Go to http://aksbdc.eCenterdirect.com. Call Bunny 260-5629 for questions. Alaska SBDC is funded in part […]
Key to success is good management and Bryan Zak of Alaska SBDC will provide MUST DO checklist of basic goals to help make the ongoing process easier to manage your business. Seminar is from 10:30 a.m. to 12:30 p.m. in AVTEC First Lake Facility Conference Room. Online registration & payment due by 6/4 http://aksbdc.eCenterdirect.com and call Bunny (907) 260-5629 for questions. Alaska Small Business Development is funded in part through […]
Do you know WHO will buy your product? Do you know WHY they will? Do you know if your advertising is timed right? We invite you to our seminar on April 30 from 10:30 a.m. to 12:30 p.m. at AVTEC First Lake Facility Conference Room where Bryan Zak of AK SBDC will present creative and inexpensive marketing techniques that work. http://aksbdc.eCenterdirect.com […]
A quick bird update: March 19th I spotted a single SNOW BUNTING sitting in the soggy sedge meadow at the salt marsh. March 20th I located a lovely lone LAPLAND LONGSPUR. Also reported on March 20th: the HOODED MERGANSER male in the bay south of the harbor uplands, and a GREAT BLUE HERON at the tidelands. The attached photos are […]
(By Heidi Zemach for Seward City News) SPD Sgt.Doreen Valadez James Eacker, of Fairbanks, was convicted of murdering Toni Lister, a 29-year old Seward mother of four, by a Kenai Superior Court jury March 10th. She was killed sometime around March 6, 1982– almost 28 years to the day of the verdict. Listers body was discovered April 17 of that […]
Got whiskers? Can ya grow a beard? Me too! Do you have a taste for the thrill of victory? Does flirting with the agony of defeat pique your interest? Like some good ol fashioned competition? Into games of chance? Do you like helping out local causes? Got a beard? Well here’s the scoop all you local hirsute types… Get a […]
Seward, Alaska Sporadic Bird Report Thursday, March 18, 2010 Sunrise 8:04 am, sunset 8:08 pm, length of day 12 hours, 3 minutes; tomorrow will be 5 minutes and 29 seconds longer. Weather: After three gorgeous sunny days culminating in a phenomenal, spectacular, grand slam St Patrick’s Day, somber gray skies have returned bearing rain and snow, the forecast for the […]
Please join us in a 90th birthday celebration for Florita Richardson On Saturday, March 27, 2010 From 2pm until 4pm At the Seward Senior Center 336 3rd Avenue, Seward, Alaska For further information, call 224-2383 Cards and calls are welcome: Florita Richardson P O Box 623 Seward, AK 99664 907-224-5497 Video greetings can be e-mailed to firstname.lastname@example.org for a dvd […]
Just a reminder, the rehearsals for the Massed Choir for the Easter Sunrise Service begin this Saturday, the 20th at 3 PM at the Methodist Church. For the recorded parts and full rehearsal schedule (only 4 rehearsals total), go to www.sewardumc.com or call Sue at 224-6784. See you there!!
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 in Anchorage. This years dinner will be paired with Alaskan […]
(Heidi Zemach for Seward City News) The Kenai Peninsula Borough Flood Plain Task Force met for the very last time March 10 at Seward City Hall before being dissolved by the borough. They turned over future flood work to the Seward Bear Creek Flood Board. A divided task force voted 4-2 to keep Ordinance 2009-09 in effect until March 4, […]
Advertisement: Shar Andersen will be retiring this week from 7 years of loyal service to Brown and Hawkins and the Seward community. She will be traveling this summer in the Oregon area. Shar has made many friends and all are invited to stop by Brown and Hawkins this week and wish her happy and safe travels. Brown and Hawkins is […]
Just a friendly reminder that you have about 1 more month to get your taxes done. Free tax preparation and e-fling for most folks is still available at the Tax-Aide Sites here in Seward. Call the Senior Center at 224-5604 or AVTEC at 224-6114. You need not be a senior or an AVTEC student.
In this week’s ‘Bits of History,’ a half ton of gold dust arrives in Seward from the Iditarod mining district. You can bet they went a little slower than Lance Mackey. Enjoy!
The Alaska SeaLife Center today announced a Request for Proposals (RFP) from artists for outdoor public art pieces that will be installed in a new Waterfront Park in Seward. The RFP is open to all statewide and national artists, who can submit either existing pieces or ideas for new creations. Total Budget for Art: $50,000 USD Submission Deadline: Monday, May […]