A Trip South: Chillin' out in Chile

...told us that we'd instead stay at her house. A late wake up combined with our low energy levels kept us from riding Christmas day. The family really wanted us to stay, and especially considering the great food and company we didn't want to let...
Slack tide: The driveway from Hell... when Hell freezes over

...usually at or above snowline. Now, in a normal winter, say, like the one we had been experiencing right up until Christmas Day, not only do we get two to three times more snow than the rest of town. What's rain at sea level tends to be slush...
Pets without people spend Christmas among friends

...They all need attention, whether it's Thanksgiving, Christmas day or Super Bowl Sunday," Lee said. "Someone has to...organization's board members will be at the shelter to work Christmas day, as will veterinary technician Liz Snyder. Snyder...
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How to make the perfect latke

...satisfying about feeding a crowd, particularly with a dish even more quintessentially Jewish than Chinese food on Christmas Day. But that's a different recipe. Today, it's latkes. Upping the difficulty: two young children who insist upon...
"Arctic Tales & Action Figures" to be held Friday

...the City and Borough of Juneau through sales tax revenue. The Alaska State Museum will be closed to the public on Christmas Day, Dec. 25, and on New Year's Day, Jan. 1. Regular museum hours are 10 a.m.?4 p.m. Wednesday through...
Some holiday favorites from the sports desk

...them!Okay, Sports Moments on Christmas Day:1. No question the Kansas City...the Dolphins' 27-24 win.2. Christmas Day 1986 when Michael Jordan was without...against the New York Knicks on Christmas day 1961. In 1965, the Celtics...
New beginnings in the new year

...there are seeds sown that bring about destruction. On Christmas Day I celebrated Mass for those incarcerated at Lemon Creek...5-year-old son. The pain and sorrow he was experiencing on Christmas Day being away from home and not having the chance to be...
Wishing for peace this Christmas

...the World War I battlefields gave their men a reprieve from a war in the trenches by agreeing to a temporary truce on Christmas day. No shots were fired for two days. Instead, soldiers sang Christmas songs and exchanged small souvenirs and cigarettes...
Eaglecrest to host Christmas eve celebration the bottom of the page. Eaglecrest will also be open daily for the winter break beginning on Thursday, Dec. 19 and running through Monday, Jan. 6, 2014. The only exception will be Christmas day, when the ski area will not be open.
In the Stacks: New nonfiction books for young readers

...until Jan. 6 at all branches.All public libraries will close at 4 p.m. on Christmas Eve and will be closed on Christmas Day. They will be open normal hours on Thursday, Dec. 26. Merry Christmas!For information about upcoming programs...


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