Retirement is fertile artistic ground for local couple

...recently, the couple held demanding jobs that didn't allow much time for artistic pursuits - Isto as a doctor and co-founder of Valley Medical Care (with Paul Simpson), and Harrison as executive director of the Alaska Legislative Research...
Today in history

...groups asserted had killed or wounded scores of civilians in Yemen and Pakistan.Today's Birthdays: Black Panthers co-founder Bobby Seale is 78. Actor Christopher Lloyd is 76. Actor Derek Jacobi is 76. Actor Tony Roberts is 75. Movie director...
Fall books: 37 new titles to add to your reading list

...each of the world's three great religions."So Anyway: Reflections from a Life in Comedy" by John Cleese. The co-founder of the Monty Python Flying Circus with a stellar comedy career in film and TV tells his story."My Heart is a Drunken...
Fall Arts Preview

...interdisciplinary design and publishing group.April 6-8: Robert Wong, designer, New York CityRobert Wong is the co-founder and CEO of Google Creative Lab, where he develops engaging campaigns that showcase how Google products are an...
Chamber debate turns into lecture against minimum wage hike

...of Commerce CEO Cathie Roemmich said the group invited Ed Flanagan, a former state of Alaska Labor Commissioner and co-founder of the Alaskans for a Fair Minimum Wage, to speak but he cancelled last week. The Chamber then attempted to get Tom...
Heritage coffee stand robbed

...second time in 40 years one of the drive-thru Heritage Coffee stands has been robbed, said Heritage Coffee Roasting Co. Founder and President Grady Saunders. The last time was almost exactly a year ago when a man robbed the drive-through stand...
Untangling Southeast Alaska's fisheries

...Compton. She is perhaps best known in Juneau as the co-founder of Mudrooms, a live storytelling event that runs once...which just finished its third season, earned Compton, co-founder Alida Bus and the organizational group that assists...
A trade convention for marijuana in Tacoma Dome moving in the right direction.""We're at the beginning of a grand experiment," said Dave Rheins, CEO and co-founder of the Seattle-based Marijuana Business Association."We're taking baby steps, but we're doing it in a consensus-building...
Eagle River author pens new book, 'Cold Spell' the distance two eagles float across the sky.Vanasse, an accomplished writer with over 10 books to her name and co-founder of 49 Alaska Writing Center, moved to Eagle River from Anchorage two years ago with husband Mike Ferency.Her latest...
Thirst for US craft beer grows overseas

...excited about it as Americans, says Mike Hinkley, co-founder of San Diego-based Green Flash Brewing Co. " an exciting prospect for us," said Stone CEO and co-founder Greg Koch, who announced the overseas expansion plans...


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