Starting April 1, Central Peninsula non-profit organizations can apply online for a grant from the Kenai Peninsula Foundation's Endowment Fund. Grants of up to $500 from the available total of $6,400 will be awarded to eligible applicants.
"They're the salt of the earth," we often say of people we hold in high regard.
What's the origin of this complimentary comment?
Our Lord called His disciples the salt of the earth (Matthew 5:13) because salt preserves and purifies.
■ The Soldotna Chamber of Commerce next meets at noon on April 8 at Frosos Restaurant. A presentation from Susan Bell with the Department of Commerce, Community & Economic Development is planned RSVP to 262-9814 required.
Wes Morgan and Katie Killian of Soldotna announce the birth of their daughter, Willa Tate Morgan, at 12:12 a.m. on Feb. 13, 2014. She weighed 8 pounds, 13 ounces and measured 21 inches. She joins sibling Makenzie Morgan.
Mirror, Mirror, on the wall, who loves spinach dip the most of all? Me.
Do you ever make excuses for not going after the things you love in life?
See what I did there. I tried to make witty banter, then pummeled right into the serious stuff.
Gifts and Gadgets, Soldotna's source of exotic trinkets, is closing its doors for good on Friday after a brief but fruitful three-year run. "It was fun while it lasted," said co-owner Val Ischi. "Now I am looking towards the retirement side of life.