Today in Sports History

...hole to win the PGA Championship at Park Country Club in Williamsville, N.Y.1956 - Cathy Cornelius wins a playoff over Barbara McIntyre to win the U.S. Women's Open.1957 - At the Polo Grounds in New York, Floyd Patterson stops Tommy Jackson at...
Public Libraries' Summer Reading Program book review Week 5 winners

...won a gift certificate to Friends of the Library Amazing Book Store. He read "Disney's Safe in the Woods with Pooh" by Barbara Gaines Winkelman. He wrote, "One fascinating part of this book is don't eat berries from the woods. You have to ask if...
Ingeborg Lorensen

...son, the late Ronald Lorensen. Her daughter, Barbara Lorensen (now Barbara Bardach), soon followed. Inge was always an active...Stuart Bardach. Inge is survived by her daughter, Barbara Bardach; granddaughter, Carrie Lorensen; son-in-law...
Belknap goes after the gap

...imagine your paycheck being 25.8 percent smaller. If you're a woman, you probably don't have to imagine anything.Barbara Belknap presented a piece of paper during a Monday interview that read: "Alaskan women earn 74.2 percent of what Alaskan...
Death Notice: Barbara E. Robus

Barbara E. Robus died May 25, 2014, at the age of 93.Robus graduated from Tenafly High School in New Jersey in 1938 and obtained elementary...
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Celebration thank you from Sealaska

...memory of Thomas Guthrie IV and Irv and Barbara Leask; Trudy and Ray Skan, Sr. in memory...Kookesh L'eeneidi Angoon, Anonymous, Barbara Blake, David Robert Boxley, Graehl Brooks...Anderson, Jaeleen Araujo, Nancy Barnes, Barbara Blake, Jeane Breining, Jessica Chester...
Thank you from UAS alumni

...the Juneau Empire, Mendenhall Auto, GCI and Pavitt's Health & Fitness. Thanks also to our volunteers: Rita Bowen, Barbara Burnett, Helen Eggers, Travis Larsen, Bobbi McCoy, Anna Meyers, Tricia Meyers, Heather Mitchell, James Risdon and Lily...
Breaking ground for books

...For some, the moment was more than three decades in the making."It feels great to see this is finally underway," said Barbara Berg, a former city library director and a lifetime member of the Friends of the Juneau Public Libraries. "Back in 1979...
Weaving a new Native narrative in museums

...Native story is told - and she thinks the Portland Art Museum is ready to do it. "I'm native, coastal Chumash from Santa Barbara," Dartt said. "I've always been interested in our art forms and our history and how museums represent us."She said...
Pastor defrocked over gay wedding is reinstated

...Conference, said Bishop Minerva G. Carcano, who said he would appoint the pastor to the Isla Vista Student Ministry in Santa Barbara.The issue of gay marriage has long roiled the United Methodist Church, the nation's second-largest Protestant denomination...
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