Necessity, according to the old saying, is the mother of invention.
America's White CrossesBy Dave Thompson, KenaiHave you ever walked the row on rowsOf Billys and Johnnys and Jacks and JoesWhere our nations heroes are laid to restIn national monuments East to West Under America's White CrossesThose pure white crosses, of glory divineReflect all hope of yours and mine.The price they paid, lets never forgetTheir devotion to Freedom, our country's debt Under America's White CrossesThe countless names on honor rolls
Soldotna Creek Park become an overcast and somewhat chilly gallery space for the regional artists who exhibited in the first annual Emerging Artists Festival Saturday. The recently-founded non-profit ARTSpace event was hosted and curated by the event.
Kenai Senior Center's Meals on Wheels Fundraiser in support of their home meals program so "No Senior Goes Hungry" was held on March 20, 2015 and once again the community came together with outstanding support. We had tremendous response from businesses, corporations, and individuals who donated funds, materials or auction items for the fundraiser.
Rumor has it, the voters in Nikiski will be voting for establishment of our own local police department. It is believed, the development of the new LNG plant will bring (eventually) an expansion of tax revenue from big oil corporations. In the meantime, the burden will be placed on working folks who pay and pay and pay again for government agencies.
If the National Security Agency's bulk-data program expires, the coroner should conclude that it was "Death by Bumper Sticker." Rarely has a controversial government program been so fiercely debated and so poorly understood.
Like so many anglers before them, fishermen braved intermittent rain and chill for the opening weekend of king salmon fishing on three southern peninsula streams. And, like so many before - they had varying degrees of success. Just after 5 a.m.
Thank you to all the local businesses and organizations that have so generously given scholarships and awards to students of Nikiski High School.
The summer stretches for miles, and you've got plans. You're going to pack each day with as much fun as you can.
"Tomorrowland" Disney 2 hours, 10 min In "Tomorrowland," director Brad Bird gives us something very few films do in this day and age: a vision of a hopeful future.
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