Five Good Reads for Earth Day

...frighten us... So one must ask the inevitable question: Whose twilight is it?""The Limits To Growth" by Donella Meadows et al. (1972)When the gavel bangs down to close the 2014 Alaska Legislature we will have gained over 21 million more people on earth...
Fielder ends HR drought, Rangers beat M's 5-0

...of aces Wednesday night when Seattle's Felix Hernandez facing Texas' Yu Darvish. The Japanese right-hander is the first AL starter since Hernandez in 2007 to begin the season with two starts of at least seven shutout innings in April. Darvish lost...
JDHS boys basketball team thanks Fast Break Club

...members and banner and raffle sponsors: Al and Vada Aitken, Rod and Lisa Baker, Dave...Empson, Sandy Empson, John and Cia Farnan, Al, Gail, and Phillip Fenumiai, Tom and...Taylor Swofford, Pete and Rosie Thibodeau, Al "Turnings" Tingley, George Tipton, The...
Outstanding Service Award to John Hawkins

...A.F.E Child Advocacy Center. Hawkins received the award at the 30th National Symposium on Child Abuse in Huntsville, Alabama. The honor is intended to recognize professionals that have made a significant and positive contribution to services that...
Around Town for Wednesday, April 16

...5-7 p.m., The Learning Connection at 210 Ferry Way. Monday and Wednesday evenings through April 30. Details: 586-5718.Al-Anon Family Group Douglas Serenity Seekers meeting, 5:15-6:30 p.m., Douglas Community United Methodist Church, 1106...
Around Town for Monday, April 14

...Borough of Juneau bingo, 7 p.m. every Monday, 3235 Hospital Drive. Details: 463-5680 or 463-5690. "Live and Let Live" Al-Anon family group, 7-8 p.m. every Monday, Rainforest Activity Center, behind Bartlett Regional Hospital. Details...
A's win series with Seattle

OAKLAND, Calif. - Reigning AL saves leader Jim Johnson struck out two and closed it out this time...third-inning double gave him a 14-game hitting streak against the AL West.Right-hander Dominic Leone made his major league debut in the...
New Cajun comedy film premieres at Gold Town

...musician Curtis Norris, and Emmy-winning actress Mary Kay Place ("The Big Chill," "Being John Malkovich," "Sweet Home Alabama"). Directed by Sundance Award-winning cinematographer Tom Krueger ("Committed," starring Heather Graham), "You're...
Around Town for Tuesday, April 8

...and Thursdays. Details: 463-6175. "Tuesday Noon Serenity" Al-Anon family group, 12:05-12:55 p.m. every Tuesday...invited to attend. Details: 790-2919."Back to Basics" Al-Anon family group, 7-8 p.m., Smith Hall, first floor...
Today in sports history

...In the home opener in Atlanta, Hank Aaron breaks Babe Ruth's career record by hitting his 715th home run, connecting off Al Downing of Los Angeles in the fourth inning.1975 - Frank Robinson, the first black manager in the majors, debuts as player-manager...


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