Homer residents look to stop local beach abuse

...all adds up to a trend that worries Old Town business and home owners. With the...and beach berms."At the meeting, Old Town neighbors met to share stories about rights on the beach.The Old Town Neighborhood Association, a group...
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...
Party applies to take orphaned bear cubs

...Harms said. This has been habituating the bears to human food.The mother was killed along a dike separating Galena's old town and new town neighborhoods.Fish and Game estimates there are 100,000 black bears in Alaska, and hunters and trappers...
Three bear cubs orphaned in Interior Alaska need homes

...winter without her.The kill was reported on Sept. 16. The sow was killed along the dike that separates Galena's old town neighborhood from the new town site.Galena-based Alaska Wildlife Trooper Darrell Hildebrand is investigating the illegal...
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
Norway and Sweden Part VII: Fredrikstad and Sigtuna

...Fredrikstad is an hour away from Oslo by train. The ferry crossing takes only five minutes to Fredrikstad Gamblebyen (the Old Town). It was raining. We wandered the cobbled streets and admired the 18th and 19th century brick and wooden buildings...


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