Recent News & Information

Call for Artists: Kenai Peninsula 2017 Whimsical Wearable Arts

Call for Artists: Kenai Peninsula 2017 Whimsical Wearable Arts

Peninsula Art Guild/Kenai Fine Art Center invites artists to create a piece of wearable art for the 2017 Whimsical Wearable Arts.  Deadline for applications/registration is October 28, 2017 at 5pm. Wearable arts are defined as clothing, footwear, hats, scarves, jewelry, up-cycled wearables and other adornments. To enter Whimsical Wearable Arts 2017, […]

Underwater Footage of Resurrection Bay

Underwater Footage of Resurrection Bay

Ever wondered what Resurrection Bay looks like underwater? In a nutshell, it’s just as amazing as it is above the water! Seward Ocean Excursions owners Captain/Dive Instructor Bixler McClure and Captain/Divemaster Krystin McClure, who have been SCUBA diving in Alaska for years, have been exploring the bay recently with a […]

EPHESA Service Area Board Meeting August 8

EPHESA Service Area Board Meeting August 8

The Eastern Peninsula Highway Emergency Service Area board will hold a meeting on August 8 at 7:00 pm at the Cooper Landing Community Center. The public is welcomed. The meeting agenda and packet will be published on the website at http://www.kpb.us/service-areas/ephesa.

July 31 Seward Road Improvement and Paving Project Update

July 31 Seward Road Improvement and Paving Project Update

Note:  Dates are approximate. The map above reflects the current plan for paving. Streets already completed: Jefferson Street (from Ballaine to Third Avenue), Fifth Avenue (from Railway to Adams), Sixth Avenue (to Adams), Washington Street (from Fourth Avenue to Fifth Avenue), Adams Street (from Third Avenue to Fifth Avenue, and Sixth […]

The Pros and Cons of PDF Files

Does your business use PDF documents? Portable Document Format files have fast become one of the world’s most popular document formats due to their security and self-contained features. PDF’s are used for a wide variety of business and personal tasks. PDF is used for eBook’s, invoices, forms, and a myriad […]

$35.00 August sports/back to school physicals

Glacier Family Medicine is pleased to once again offer the  August back to school /sports physicals  for $35.00.  This is the 16th year that Glacier Family has offered this special! Please call Glacier Family Medicine at 907 224 8733 to schedule an appointment. Special price is valid from August 1st until […]

Justine Pechusal, president of the Seward Arts Council receives a check from Dot Bardarson, chairman of the Community Advisory Board of Holland America.  

Hey Holland America, We’re Grateful!

We are truly grateful for the recent financial gift from Holland America to Port City Players for light equipment.  This is an important need in theatre and one that PCP has been seeking to fill.  The community theatre group has grown a lot over the years and will, hopefully, continue to […]

Scheduled Power Outage for Monday, July 31, 2017

Scheduled Power Outage for Monday, July 31, 2017

The electric system has experienced multiple outages on the Bear Drive power line with no known cause.  We now believe we have found the problem and need to replace a couple of pieces of faulty equipment as soon as possible.  To accomplish this as expeditiously as possible there will be […]

Invasion of the Giant Slug!

Invasion of the Giant Slug!

Late in the evening on July 26, a giant slug as long as a fireweed leaf and stout as a spruce cone mysteriously appeared cruising on the sidewalk of the 400 block of Third Avenue. The alert discoverer, Deb Kurtz, ran home, called me, came back with a container, and […]