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Seward Art Show 2007 People’s Choice Awards

We would like to thank all of the participating artists who submitted entries to this years’ show. Student/Youth Artwork FAVORITE: Alexandra Stewart’s – “Listen” MOST UNUSUAL: Alexandra Stewart’s – “Listen and Cory Fry’s – Clock. Adult 2 Dimensional FAVORITE: Abby Wentworth – Untitled painting Runners Up: Elaine Bublitz “Final Fling”, […]

Seward Art Show 2007 People's Choice Awards

We would like to thank all of the participating artists who submitted entries to this years’ show. Student/Youth Artwork FAVORITE: Alexandra Stewart’s – “Listen” MOST UNUSUAL: Alexandra Stewart’s – “Listen and Cory Fry’s – Clock. Adult 2 Dimensional FAVORITE: Abby Wentworth – Untitled painting Runners Up: Elaine Bublitz “Final Fling”, […]

City Calendar

City Calendar

We would like to take this opportunity to wish the community a Merry Christmas and a Happy and Safe New Year!!! –The Seward City Council Next Regular Seward City Council Meeting   Monday, January 14, 2008 at 7:30 p.m. APPEAL TO THE COMMUNITY VOLUNTEERS NEEDED   Want to be involved […]

Seward Legislative Information Office Has Moved

The Seward Legislative Information Office has moved to SeaView Plaza, 302 Railway Ave., into the offices where the Phoenix Log used to be. The office hours are 8 AM to 4:30PM, Monday through Friday. The public is able to access legislative teleconferences, information on legislation, Alaska State statutes, and send […]

Christmas Concert

The Boreal Clef Music School will be performing a Christmas Concert.  It is at the Resurrect Coffee House on the 20th of December (which is a Thursday).  Raylene will open the coffee house at 6:30pm for coffee and refreshments and the music will start at 7.  I hope to see […]

Seward gets a new warning system

Seward gets a new warning system

By Russell Stigall For Seward City News KENAI PENINSULA – Warnings are a hoot. Actually they’re one long, steady hoot followed by a man’s voice giving the facts and actions one should follow to avoid danger. By way of Kenai Peninsula Borough resolution and funding, Chicago-based Federal Signal has installed […]

Bistro Beat

Yoly’s Bistro will be closing for the winter. Our last day will be December 22nd, 2007. Our time will be spent making up more delicious recipes for the Spring, organizing and spending time with family. The Ifflander family thanks our customers and staff for our second year! Happy Holidays to […]

Cop Talk

Cop Talk

Businesses Beware! There is a quick change scammer in town. He was already arrested for five separate offenses just last month. Seward must be easy prey because he’s at it again. Be extra vigilant when giving change back to customers. Questions, comments, tip suggestions; coptalk@cityofseward.net

Thanks to City Express!

12-14-07 Dear Editor, Once again, a big “Thank You!” to City Express for their generous contribution to the 13th annual Seward PTSA “Art and Music for Kids, Wreaths for You” fund-raiser. Local businesses such as City Express support our schools in so many ways throughout the year. Please consider shopping […]

Electric bills spike when Seward is cut off

December 13, 2007 To the City Council, City Manager Phillip Oates, Assistant City Manager Kirsten Vesel, City Clerk Jean Lewis, and staff, Due to natural gas shortages, Chugach Electric cut Seward off twice in December, forcing the city to run its diesel generators. I understand that this can happen any […]

City Calendar

City Calendar

Seward City Council Regular Meeting Action Agenda Monday, December 10, 2007   The Following Ordinances Requiring A Public Hearing were approved:   Ordinance 2007-010, Revising Seward City Code Section 5.35.045 (Computation – Maximum Tax), Increasing The Sales Tax Cap From $500 To $1,000, Effective April 1, 2008.   The Following […]

Middle School Girls Basketball Team Win Championship

Middle School Girls Basketball Team Win Championship

Our middle school girl’s basketball team took the KPBSD Middle School Borough Basketball tournament after winning their first game against the Kenai Kossacks then on to beat the undefeated Soldotna Maroon Spartans 30 – 18!  Games were held at Kenai High School and Kenai Middle school on Saturday, December 8th.  […]

Cop Talk

Cop Talk

It’s the Holiday Season. If you are going to cut your own Christmas tree, be sure you do so where allowed. Cutting trees on private property can result in criminal charges. For other restrictions, contact the Chugiak National Forest Ranger at 224-3374 or the National Park Service at 224-7500. Questions, […]

Seward Elementary School Update

Guest Holiday Readers Wanted Do you like reading to kids? Seward Elementary is looking for parents and community members to read short holiday stories (15 min. max) to the Wednesday library classes.  Please contact Mr. Fraud at 224-7565 to schedule a time. Important Dates 12/13             Site Based Council, 7:00 p.m., […]

If you have trouble viewing this video

If you have trouble watching this video… Seward’s ho-hum internet connection speed and random clogs in the world wide web may prevent this video from playing, beginning to end, the first time play ( > ) is pressed. The video player may pause ( || ) on a dumfounded seagull […]

City Calendar

City Calendar

Seward City Council Regular Meeting Agenda Monday, December 10, 2007 at 7:30 p.m. 1. CALL TO ORDER 2. PLEDGE OF ALLEGIANCE 3. ROLL CALL CITIZENS’ COMMENTS ON ANY SUBJECT EXCEPT THOSE ITEMS SCHEDULED FOR PUBLIC HEARING. APPROVAL OF AGENDA AND CONSENT AGENDA 6. SPECIAL ORDERS, PRESENTATIONS AND REPORTS A. Proclamations […]