Archive of: Achievements



Hopper among Grammy quarterfinalists July Issue 1 2013

Hopper among Grammy quarterfinalists

Robin Hopper, a music teacher at Homestead Elementary, has been named one of 217 quarterfinalists for a Grammy Music Educator Award, the Foundation announced in May. “This came out of the blue for me,” Hopper said during an interview with the Star last month.

Estrada rides again June Issue 4 2013

Estrada rides again

Actor Erik Estrada and the Blue Knights of Alaska are once again teaming up to help raise money for Dare to Care, a Chugiak-based nonprofit that helps feed lunch to school-age children. The 2013 Ride to End Childhood Hunger will take motorcyclists from Anchorage to Wasilla on Saturday, June 29.