Kids, parents and teachers stage Capitol sit-in to protest education cuts

...15-hour sit-in before the bill was approved.This year, it's the kids' turn.Lisa Eaganlagerquist set out a wooden chess set for her two children, Sam, 7, and Zachary, 5.With surprising eloquence, Sam explained why so many kids and parents...
State | AK legislature
Youngsters learn to be chess kings, queens

...began allowing students into his room to play chess before the first bell.Even though the school's...times have shifted, Kriegmont has kept the chess players together by starting an after-school chess club."All kinds of brain research shows...
Capital City Weekly Calendar

...Craig Rec Center and Craig Public Library.Chess club, 2:15-5 p.m., Craig Rec Center...Vinyasa yoga class. $3 fee.Petersburg Chess Club, 6:30-8 p.m., Petersburg...and Kyle Clayton host an all-ages open chess event every fourth Monday at the library...
CCWFeatures | Art
Pure Sole: 0 - 28

...a portion of the male ballet class; three pep band members, two thespians and one overly qualified statistician from the chess club who we forced to wear a uniform for those very days when religion and magic did not work and the rodeo was out of town...
Chess grandmaster offers demonstration

Chess grandmaster Susan Polgar, the No. 1 ranked...player in the United States, will lead a free chess demonstration and discussion from 5-6...issues at Polgar, the guest of the Juneau Chess Club, is passing through town as part of...
Hoonah boy proves prowess as chess champ

Les Dalton went from playing chess at the Hoonah Teen Center to an international...Nev., where the 100th U.S. Open Chess Championship was held. He'd just finished...those at the highest level of competitive chess. Dalton didn't play any of the grandmasters...
Region V Baseball Tournament a pitching chess match 6 p.m. today. But on the other hand, you have to win the first game just to get to that game. And that's where the chess match begins. "It really becomes a test of your pitching staff," McCauley said. "You have to figure out the best way to...
Sports | JDHS | TMHS
Region swim meet like a chess match

This is the part of the high school swimming and diving season that has more in common with a chess match than any other sporting event. While the Region V championships will still be decided in the water Friday and Saturday at...
Keep ACES, and look behind the scenes at political chess game in the dirty national big leagues? Were we too caught up with the sensational celebrity of it all to see the real, quiet chess move that was talking place right under our noses? One never knows what goes on in the back rooms of the powerful; but one...
Alaska editorial: Making sense of gas pipeline chess game

...credibility to the whole affair. Alaska gas a chess game If you look deeper at what's going...development throughout Alaska as a huge chess game, Monday's announcement begins to...talking about Monday. But in the bigger chess game, the players in this deal are creating...


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