My Turn: Leaving behind No Child Left Behind

...We're taking votes. We're allowing amendments from both sides of the aisle. We actually voted on more amendments before Easter than we had in all of 2014! But in 2011 and 2013, the two previous efforts to fix NCLB went nowhere due to the partisan mindset...
Q & A with Hoonah fisherman Vernon Hill

In early April, on the day after Easter, fishermen Vernon Hill, Bernard Wolf...from Sitka Sound toting a shipload of "Easter eggs." The crew of the Shirley N spent...back. We got to Hoonah the day after Easter in the morning about 9 a.m. First they...
Enough is enough; get rid of meth

...I wish I had been able to film an incident that occurred on Easter Sunday. Everyone could have gotten a good look at our family that day, when they should have been home enjoying Easter with their families. This also goes for the respondents from...
94 in Alaska? Weather extremes tied to erratic jet stream

...March. That was followed by the winter of 2012-13 when nor'easters seemed to queue up to strike the same coastal areas repeatedly...and snowier weather in places like Chicago and caused nor'easters in New England, Francis said.But for true extremes, nothing...
My Turn: Climate impact report only useful for kindling

...on to say that there has been no long-term increase in hurricane landfalls, tornadoes, thunderstorms, droughts, Nor'easters, heat waves or cold waves. Dr. Stanley Goldenberg, of the Hurricane Research Division of the National Oceanic and Atmospheric...
Couple finds, answers 9-year-old message in bottle

...The next morning, in fog, they rowed a Zodiac to shore to search the beach. The inlet opens to the northeast, so nor'easters have thrown lots of stuff up onto the shore at its head, Sarafin said. He was combing another part of the beach when Salvoni...
Family is sweaty business for Lauwers, Karlberg, Sims

...Lou."My first memory of how competitive we are is a simple Easter egg hunt," Kayla said. "Grandma would have these huge Easter parties and there'd be tons of kids there. Easter's supposed to be about the Lord, but we were so competitive...
Scotland Yard arrests 9 in major London jewel heist

...assign a value to the heist.The audacious robbery over the Easter weekend fascinated Britain. Dressed in fluorescent vests and...Friday morning, returning on Saturday night and leaving again on Easter Sunday morning.They had picked their spots carefully - local...
Not For Web
Gimme a Smile: Advice from one mom to another police (just the fruits and vegetables, ma'am) but you are the homework police, the reasonable bedtime police, the Easter candy police, and the electronics police (good luck with that one!) ? You have to be the adult. No matter what you're...
No bail for suspected killer

...premeditated or the result of being caught burglarizing the home. Tomaszewski is also thought to be responsible for the Easter weekend burglary of the Vilardos' home. ? Kevin Lewis of WJLA-TV contributed to this report from Maryland.


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