The 2013 Stardust Ball went off with a bang thanks to hosts Annie Oakley and Buffalo Bill. Here are some of our favorite moments from the costume competition, lip sync performances, and more. Huge thanks to Bobbi Jordan for taking these pics and compiling the slideshow! We have received word that the portrait photos are available for viewing at Harry Race Photo.
Stardust Ball Slideshow: Who’s under that wig?
Sitka library director Robb Farmer leads a double-life: By day a librarian, by night a trained Santa Claus. Farmer discusses his decision to attend Santa School, and his life over the last year assisting the real Santa Claus with his public appearances. Farmer is a 2005 graduate of the Charles W. Howard Santa School. Downloadable audio. more
Sitka JazzFest! director Mike Kernin says this year's festival will feature Grammy-winning violinist Mads Toling, among its headliners. Also trumpeter Kenny Washington, vocalist Kenny Washington, and the Dewayne Pate trio. For a complete rundown of artists and performances, visit Sitka JazzFest! Downloadable audio. more