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Seward High Ceramics

March 7, 2014 10:42 am0 comments
Seward High Ceramics

Veronica Wilde, who took Best in show at the NOSB Art Show has also been mass producing pottery on the wheel at SHS.  She is creating dishes for Judy Ohdner’s Cafe, Zudy’s which will be opening at the Train Depot by the Sea Life Center this spring! Veronica Wilde Here are more NOSB pieces, Bas Relief Tiles: Moriah Doepken Katie Kallio Nik Pahno Renzee Comia Basil Dougherty Jarrod VanderVegt Sasga Hamner Mary Ramirez Audra Atwood Hannalyn Ohlsen Alex Ashford Tia Miranda Jon Valencia And… Allie Katsma works on her clay crab * The NOSB Art show is at the Rae building […]

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Local Band Burning Bush To Release Debut Album This Friday, Features Tasty Songs

December 30, 2013 12:58 pm0 comments
Local Band Burning Bush To Release Debut Album This Friday, Features Tasty Songs

It’s here. Please welcome new arrival, “Honesty in a Box,” the debut album from Seward’s own Burning Bush. Experience the new album Friday, January 3rd, 7pm at the Rae Building. There, the local band will take the stage for the album’s premier concert performance. The band features an array of local talent including Mark Chase, Brett Chase, Dakota Plush, Aimie Cox, and Max Ingalls. Opening for the band will be singer and ukulele player Moriah Doepken. The event is free, family friendly, and open to the public. Albums will be available at the show. The Rae Building is located at […]

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Local Band Burning Bush To Debut Album at Concert

December 18, 2013 3:14 pm0 comments
Local Band Burning Bush To Debut Album at Concert

On January 3rd, 7pm at the Rae Building, local band Burning Bush will take the stage for the premiere performance of their debut album, “Honesty in a Box.” The band, featuring Mark Chase, Brett Chase, Dakota Plush, Aimie Cox, and Max Ingalls, likens its sound to alternative 90s acts such as Nirvana, Bush, and Incubus, while ultimately living outside the genre. Opening for the band will be the talented singer and ukulele player Moriah Doepken. The event is free to the public. Albums will be available at the show. Come join us January 3rd, 7pm at the Rae Building.

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The Health of the Ocean Matters to Me

September 12, 2013 10:09 am2 comments
The Health of the Ocean Matters to Me

See what students in our Ocean Sciences Club are saying about the ocean and what it means to them in this great video they made! http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=MjqO2ktcjvA The Alaska SeaLife Center’s Ocean Sciences Club for Seward secondary students began in September 2012, thanks to the Seward Community Foundation and Alaska Airlines Foundation. Over the course of the school year, students dug into a wide range of ocean topics — including a seabird necropsy, a comparative dissection of cephalopods, sea ice studies, Steller sea lion physiology, and other hands-on explorations. A mini-grant from NOAA provided the club with video cameras to record […]

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Ocean Sciences Club up and running for the 2013-14 school year

September 10, 2013 12:13 pmComments Off
Ocean Sciences Club up and running for the 2013-14 school year

Know a teen who might like to join the Ocean Sciences Club? Tell them to check out our club blog, oceansciencesclub.tumblr.com, or just come to a meeting – Wednesdays from 5-6:30 PM at the Alaska SeaLife Center. It’s never too late to join!

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Fall 2013 High School Pool Schedule

August 28, 2013 9:07 am3 comments

SEWARD HS POOL SCHEDULE AUG 19 – DEC 22 2013 OPEN SWIM M, W, F                6:30 – 7:50 pm Sun  (starting Nov 3)      4:00 – 5:20 LAP SWIM M, W , F               6:30 – 8:00 am                             5:00 – 6:30 pm T & Th               11:00 – 12:30 Sun  (starting  Nov 3)   5:30 – 7 pm Parent & Tot Swim T & Th               11:00 – 12:30 WATER EXERCISE   T & TH   6 – 7 pm   Oct 1 – Nov 21. See what 8 weeks of water exercise will do for you! Fee: regular admission . Childrens  Swim Lessons   T & Th   […]

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Ocean Sciences Club is BACK at the Alaska SeaLife Center!

August 23, 2013 10:55 amComments Off
Ocean Sciences Club is BACK at the Alaska SeaLife Center!
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Rosier’s final Tai Chi semester begins next week

August 7, 2013 3:30 pmComments Off
Rosier’s final Tai Chi semester begins next week

A new late-summer semester of Tai Chi is set to begin next Monday, August 12. Please note that classes will be offered at Apex Gym, in addition to Rez Fitness in town.   For more information or to register for the late-summer semester or individual lessons, contact Julie Rosier or fill out the form below.

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Dinner and Auction on Fox Island – August 24

July 29, 2013 7:48 pmComments Off
Dinner and Auction on Fox Island – August 24
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Seward Alehouse Wins the 4th of July Softball Tournament

July 7, 2013 7:34 pm1 comment
Seward Alehouse Wins the 4th of July Softball Tournament

    The Seward Alehouse softball team beat Western Sheet Metal from Anchorage in the championship game of the 2013 4th of July softball tournament held in Seward this past weekend.  This annual event was sponsored by the Seward Alehouse, Seward Parks & Recreation, Anchor Town Sports and the Seward Transfer Facility.    

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5k Wildlife Rescue Walk/Run on August 3!

June 20, 2013 9:56 amComments Off
5k Wildlife Rescue Walk/Run on August 3!

        Lace up your shoes and get ready for our 15th Annual 5k Wildlife Rescue Walk/Run!  The race kicks off Saturday, August 3 at the Alaska SeaLife Center as part of our SeaFest Weekend festivities! You won’t want to miss out on this super fun event, which follows a scenic route along the Resurrection Bay waterfront. All participants will receive a limited edition t-shirt featuring a rehabilitated marine animal. Your registration fee directly benefits marine wildlife rehabilitation at the Alaska SeaLife Center, so don’t delay – sign up today! Register at SignMeUp.com: http://bit.ly/11pMesn and stay tuned to www.alaskasealife.org for […]

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Major Marine Tours Partners with American Red Cross of Alaska

June 9, 2013 9:33 pmComments Off

Please join us for a Wildlife Cruise Fundraise Major Marine Tours is partnering with American Red Cross of Alaska Disaster Relief Fund for a Fundraiser. With the recent spring floods on our minds why not join us for a cruise to benefit the relief effort. 100% of the ticket sales benefit American Red Cross of Alaska Disaster Relief Fund courtesy of Major Marine Tours. Major Marine Tours is donating the operation of the Star of the Northwest and the crew for this event. The Wildlife Dinner Cruise will be:  Sailing on Saturday, June 15, 2013. From 6:00 to 10:00pm In  Seward, Alaska […]

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United States Coast Guard Resurrection Bay Waterways Survey

November 20, 2012 2:17 pmComments Off

The USCG is conducting a survey on Resurrection Bay to determine the effectiveness of the current aids to navigation and the potential need for change. If you transit Resurrection Bay please follow this link to participate in the survey! Any and all applicable feedback is greatly appreciated. Thank you! https://adobeformscentral.com/?f=gDYjRQ1aXe0PyQ78SCK7OQ

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Thank you, Seward businesses!

September 4, 2012 11:53 am1 comment
Thank you, Seward businesses!

The Phoenix Chapter of the Alaska State Firefighters Association would like to express our sincere gratitude to the many local businesses that donated to support our dinner cruise and auction on Saturday, August 25.  The Phoenix Chapter is a combined effort of Bear Creek, Moose Pass and Seward Fire Departments, and Seward Volunteer Ambulance Corps, in a joint association to provide advanced training and education for our emergency responders. Thanks to a sold-out boat full of great community supporters and our generous auction donors, we raised nearly $8,500 that will support firefighter and EMT training in the Seward/Bear Creek/Moose Pass […]

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August 25 dinner cruise tickets still available!

August 18, 2012 12:00 pmComments Off

Only one week left to get your tickets to the ASFA Phoenix Chapter fundraiser dinner cruise taking place on Fox Island! Set sail with us on Saturday, August 25, 2012!  All proceeds directly support firefighter and EMT training in the Seward/Moose Pass area. For more information about the Phoenix Chapter and how to buy tickets, visit http://sewardcitynews.com/2012/08/phoenixchaptercruise2012/

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Dinner Cruise to Fox Island – Support Your Local Fire/EMS Responders

August 3, 2012 9:15 amComments Off

$50 donation for Cruise & Dinner Kenai Fjords Bay Cruise to Fox Island Prime Rib & Salmon Dinner on Fox Island No Host Bar – Alaskan Beer & Wine Live Outcry Auction Credit cards accepted on the island Saturday, August 25, 2012 Check in at Kenai Fjords Tours Office at 5:00 pm Pick up “will-call” tickets at this time Departs 5:30 pm – Returns 9:30 pm For tickets and information call or visit: Seward Fire Department (907) 422-2911   or   (907) 224-3445  316 Fourth Avenue, Seward AK 99664 All proceeds benefit the Phoenix Chapter of the Alaska State Firefighters […]

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Beginner Tai Chi comes to the REZ!

April 20, 2012 8:36 amComments Off
Beginner Tai Chi comes to the REZ!

**Update** — CLASS IS NOW FULL — Email if you’d like to be placed on the waiting list or get on the mailing list to receive information directly about future tai chi classes. Thank you! Starting next Tuesday, April 24th, Julie Rosier will offer a 9-week community sampler series of Beginner Tai Chi at REZ Fitness Gym. Classes will continue every Tuesday evening, 6:30 to 7:30 p.m., until June 26th. If interested please email jrosier06@gmail.com to confirm your spot. Space is limited, so please register early. Preference will be given to students who can attend all nine classes. Tai Chi […]

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Seward High Art – Triptych Collages

December 3, 2010 2:05 pmComments Off
Seward High Art – Triptych Collages

Seward High Art students created new scenes out of old photos.  For inspiration, students viewed the Abberant Art of Barry Kite.  Kite is a contemporary artists who mainly reworks art history classics by cutting them up and combining them in humorous ways.  Students also viewed triptych artwork from the past and were asked to make their collages in triptych form.  Thanks to the Seward Library for donating encyclopedias and magazines. 1. Miles Knotek 2. Gretchen Lindquist 3. Veronica Wilde 4. Holly Aase 5. Josh Eavis More can be viewed on the Seward High Art Blog.  

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Weekend Sale & Fun in Seward!!

August 26, 2010 1:16 pmComments Off

Forget the fair – we’ve got two events this weekend and next you don’t want to miss! Due to popular demand, the ASFA Phoenix Chapter Rummage / Quilt / Bake Sale is being held over to this Saturday!  Location:      Seward Elk’s Lodge                     419 Fifth Avenue Date:            Saturday, August 28 Time:            10:00 am – 5:00 pm We’ve got something for everyone – Handmade quilts & wall décor – made by Seward area quilters Hand tools, plumbing supplies, electrical supplies, vehicle parts, shelving, etc. Clothing & shoes for men, women, and children (all you can fit in a grocery bag for $5)!! […]

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Seward Highway Pedestrian Crossing Needed

May 30, 2010 9:52 am13 comments

It looks like I’m not the only one concerned by the fact that there is no reasonable way for pedestrians and kids to cross the Seward Highway. If the tunnel worked, I would be happy to use it. It’s hard to access, it’s location does not help me if I am headed north from SFW or 3 Bears, and it’s full of broken glass. People leaving Safeway and children leaving school at Sea Lion Ave do not have a safe option for crossing the highway. Their options are limited to crossing where there are no cross walks and no “on […]

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Did you know that Dolly Parton has a FREE book club?

July 8, 2009 4:13 pmComments Off

Dolly Parton’s Imagination Library has come to Seward and Moose Pass. Each month the Dollywood Foundation mails a brand new, age appropriate book, at no charge, to every child from birth to age 5 who is enrolled. For more information or to sign up a child email sewardimaginationlibrary@gmail.com, or contact Lidia Petersen at 224-8680. This program is made possible by the Seward PTSA, grants from the Seward Community Foundation, the City of Seward, Best Beginnings, Rasmuson Foundation, ConocoPhillips, and generous donations made by local businesses and individuals.

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Seward Music and Arts Festival 2008

September 29, 2008 5:26 am1 comment

Seward Music and Arts Festival 2008 from SewardCityNews on Vimeo.

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Seward Scenes July 25 08

July 25, 2008 6:53 pm2 comments

Seward Scenes July-25-08 from SewardCityNews on Vimeo.

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Summer Market opening in Seward

May 19, 2008 11:03 amComments Off

Opening in June (stay tuned for date):   Summer market featuring arts, crafts, food, and produce.  Market hours will be Wednesday through Sunday from 10am until 4pm.  Interested vendors contact: thegrazingmoose@gmail.com  

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