Homer's Old Town history

...Homer News looks at the history of Old Town and its roots as a cultural and economic...we'll look at the changes planned for Old Town and its challenges.South of the...Street, the historic neighborhood of Old Town has been going through a steady renaissance...
Collaboration by many boosts Homer's Old Town

...News looks at the changes planned for Old Town and its challenges.In the hall in what's now called Old Town, women held socials to raise money...of cooperation Homer's historic Old Town has gone through a renaissance that...
Homer man arrested in knife, brass knuckles assault who in August 2008 shot and killed another man at an Old Town drinking party.Charles Young, 61, known as " the end of East Bunnell Avenue near Beluga Slough in Old Town, the same area where in 2008 Young shot Swanger. A sign...
Grant aimed at saving old Kenai church

KENAI - The Russian Orthodox church in Old Town is likely the most photographed building in Kenai, especially...landmarks such as the Kenai church. Buretta was accompanied in Old Town last week by Grant Crosby, a historical architect with...
Kenai man charged for feeding young moose

KENAI - Mongo the Moose has his own personal snack stand in Old Town Kenai. Or at least he did, until the Kenai Police Department put the kibosh on his junk food supply. Up until a month ago...
Kenai trail project shut down

...a non-profit outfit doing improvements to a trail in Old Town Kenai. The Youth Restoration Corps, a Soldotna-based...improving a walking trail from the top of the bluff in Old Town, down to the access road behind the dunes on the beach...
Regional News
Homer mural features fireweed transformation Bunnell Street Arts Center's Old Town AIR, or artist in residence, project...000 grant from ArtPlace America, Old Town Air seeks to inspire and create art...talked with director Asia Freeman about Old Town AIR. Freeman mentioned putting a...
Hot and cold wax art on display at Kenai cafe

...wonderful work space," she said.Nelson's hot and cold wax art is currently on display and for sale at Veronica's in Old Town Kenai. The walls are lined with many of Nelson's pieces, with color, lines, interesting designs and of course...
Alaska Science Forum: Biologist creates legacy at village goose camp

...ride from new Chevak, which had a population of about 500 when the study started and is now home to about 1,000. The old town site includes one building in good shape - the church of the old village.The camp allowed biologists to conduct research...
Accumulated Fragments: Histories entwined: A ship, her origins and her adventures

...moved permanently to Middle Plantation, renamed Williamsburg, to honor the reining monarch, King William III. The old town of Jamestown slowly disappeared into agricultural lands and history, though its legacy lived on with its namesake ship...


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