...rally after blowing a two-goal lead in the third period with a win over slumping Nashville, which lost its season-worst fifth straight game.The Islanders moved back atop the Metropolitan Division ahead of the idle Rangers and swept the season series...
Around town for Thursday, March 5

...Church, 4207 Mendenhall Loop Road. Details: 789-5152.Prayer Shawl Group, 6-8 p.m., St. Ann's Parish Hall, 416 Fifth St., downstairs. A weekly group to crochet and knit shawls to be given to individuals in need of comfort. All skill levels...
Today In Sports History for March 4

...score a record 250 goals in the 85 games of his college career.1962 - Wilt Chamberlain of the Philadelphia Warriors has his fifth straight 50-point game with 58 against the New York Knicks and sets a season scoring record with 3,921 points.1968 - Joe...
Falcons boys ride Calloway, Uddipa, Mielke into region winners bracket

...73-60 with four minutes remaining.TMHS led 73-61 with just over three minutes remaining and Calloway was whistled for his fifth foul. JDHS made a strong run behind a Jones basket and two trips to the free-throw line to twice pull within seven points...
Around town for Monday, March 2 group for parents. No need to register. Details: 796-8975.Taku Toastmasters, noon-1 p.m., Federal Building, fifth floor conference room, Room 541. Public invited. A safe, fun environment to learn public speaking skills. Details: Velja...
DOT's 'Reflectosaurus' goes to safety school

...this dinosaur,' and it's really good up until about fourth-grade, so we were pushing it a little bit with having our fifth- and sixth-graders in there, but they did good with it."Houghtaling sixth-grade teacher Erica Reynolds said it was...
Lawmakers feast, dance with Juneau's Filipino community

Juneau's Filipino community rolled out the proverbial red carpet for local and visiting lawmakers at its fifth annual legislative reception, and Filipino Community Inc. did not disappoint with the food nor the entertainment.Pounds and...
UAS under the budget knife

...might not be renewed next year in light of anticipated cuts to the school's budget. Those 24 faculty represent almost one-fifth of the university's 114 full-time faculty.UAS Provost Rick Caulfield said the university is expecting a $2.3 million...
Today in sports history for Monday, Feb. 23

...Winter Olympics.1968 - Wilt Chamberlain becomes first player to score 25,000 points in the NBA.1980 - Eric Heiden wins his fifth gold medal and shatters the world record by six seconds in 10,000-meter speed skating at the Lake Placid Winter Olympics...
Today in sports history for Thursday, Feb.26

...Norway, Vreni Schneider of Switzerland wins the slalom for the fifth medal of her career, the most of any woman in Alpine Olympic...Germany in Salt Lake City.2012 - Pete Weber wins a record fifth U.S. Open bowling championship, throwing a strike on his...


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