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Weird Book of the Week

Weird Book of the Week

Last night I made a list of all the things I could think of that can make a grown man cry.  Now, either I’m a little too “new age” or most of the guys I know have been bottling up their feelings, because it turned into quite the list.  We […]

Seward High School Food Drive

Seward High Student Council will be supporting the Breeze Inn’s “Room in our Hearts Challenge” by holding an advisory food drive competition from December 1-12.  Seward High School has taken up the challenge of helping to fill one of the Breeze Inn rooms with food this holiday season. Collected goods will be […]

Seward Parks and Recreation Bulletin

SPRD Closures Sports & Recreation Closed S&R will be closed the following dates: Thu, Nov 27; Mon, Dec 22 to Sat, Dec 27; Wed, Dec 31 @ 5pm & Thu, Jan 1. Community Schools Closed Thu, Nov 27; Wed, Dec 24; Thu, Dec 25 & Mon Dec 29 to Thu, […]

City Calendar

City Calendar

Seward City Council Regular Meeting Agenda Monday, November 24, 2008 at 7:00 p.m. City Council Chambers   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, […]

Seward Elementary School 1st Quarter Honor Roll 2008-09

Fourth Grade Fifth Grade Sixth Grade Tia Miranda* Jessica Honebein* Carrie Anderson* Reid Broughton Peter Mow* Olivia Beckham* Emma Campbell Kamille Sparks* Josephine Braun* Rebekah Dean Malia Transue* Emily Brockman* Jonah DeBoard Seth Brewi Kiana Clemens* Billy Edwards Keanalei Geronimo Dylan Gillespie* Roma Hamner Catelynn Hettick Robin McKnight* Kyle Hubbard […]

Mountain Alpenglow

Mountain Alpenglow

The Latest from The Niebrugge Images Photo Blog Mountain alpenglow, Seward, Alaska. Here is another new image captured right from our front porch late last week – it feels like cheating! I love how only this one peak from the entire range emerged from the clouds – and if that wasn’t enough, […]

Weird Book of the Week

Weird Book of the Week

How did November 4th treat you?  Are you feeling relieved?  A bit angry?  Elated?  Perhaps hungry?  (It’s all that talk about pork I tell ya.  Oh the things I could do with a whole barrelful!) But if you are among the discontented, and at my calculations the numbers around 60 […]

The Boys and Girls Club of Seward

I’ve resurrected an old letter I wrote last year.  I add it now because The Boys and Girls Club of Seward needs your help.  Funding has been dwindling for this organization for the last couple of years and unless the community supports the club, it will disappear.  Though my daughter […]

Politics of Hate

On Sunday morning, November 2nd, two days before the election, I sat on the “grassy knoll” in Dallas Texas. Although enjoying the warm sunshine, I felt sadness for the history that lingers there still. I had just completed the tour of the “Sixth Floor Museum”, the memorial for and site […]

Seward Weather Station

Dave Paperman has a weather station at his house in Nash Woods.  The weather data can be found at www.wunderground.com’s Seward section.  Or the weather cam images are updated every five minutes.  In the future we will incorporate this set of data into our weather link at the top of […]

Fabulous Season for the Kenai Crewsers Rowing Club

2008 was another fabulous season for the Kenai Crewsers Rowing Club.  We participated in 2 in-state regattas, and a group flew to Petaluma, California, in early October to compete in the Wine Country Classic.  All Crewsers that participated in these events had a grand time, and the Kenai Crewsers  did […]

City Calendar

The Breeze Inn First Annual Holiday Food Drive “Room in our Hearts Challenge” Seward Planning & Zoning Commission Special Meeting Agenda Tuesday, November 18, 2008 at 6:30 p.m. City Council Chambers SPECIAL REPORTS & PRESENTATIONS 1. City Administration Report 1. Reported Violations, Interpretation and Abatement 2. Other Reports, Announcements & […]

Puffin Paintings on SALE

Puffin Paintings on SALE

One-of-a-kind paintings created by the Alaska SeaLife Center’s avian artists are on sale for the holiday season! Normally $150, these unique works of art are priced at $100* through December 24th! Each painting comes framed with an inset puffin photograph, and includes a biography of the artist. For more information […]

Weird Book of the Week

Weird Book of the Week

The night is cool and dark.  A wind was lost that once held promise; a lonesome breeze that found its way – a gift from thundering skies far south – through currents pulsing warmth into the icing shadows fading north.  The land is still.  Its breath gone quiet.  And for […]

Seward Parks and Recreation Bulletin

Seward Parks and Recreation Bulletin

Letter of Thanks! ? Seward Parks and Recreation would like to graciously thank the Seward Resort for the use of SeaBolt Hall for our Annual Family Masquerade Ball on Sat, Oct 25. And thank you Safeway for your donation of Halloween goodies that we gave for prizes in our costume […]

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 […]

Ellecton Results

Here are the election results from the November 4, 2008 General Election for the City of Seward precinct:   U.S. President: McCain/Palin:            380 Obama/Biden:          242 Nader/Gonzalez:      18 Barr/Root:                 4 Baldwin/Castle:         3 Write Ins:                   3   US Senator: Begich:                      332 Stevens:                    277 Bird:                            31 Haase:                       5 Gianoutsos:              […]

Weird Book of the Week

Weird Book of the Week

Up up down down left right left right B A Start.  Ah for the time when that simple code was the solution to most of life’s problems.  Well, that and a full box of ice cream sandwiches.  And a BB gun.  But alas, we’re many years into this brave, new […]