Photo: Running For The Ages

...Marathon Maniac' Macon, from San Antonio, Texas, finished last year's Frank Maier Marathon side by side, like the two friends do in many of their runs.Simpson, age 73, completed his 1,057th marathon this June and Macon, age 69, set the Guinness...
Arts calendar

...legendary concierge at a famous European hotel between the wars, and Zero Moustafa, the lobby boy who becomes his most trusted friend. The story involves the theft and recovery of a priceless Renaissance painting and the battle for an enormous family fortune...
JDHS class of 1974 to hold reunion

...from 6 to 9 p.m. On Saturday, July 26, classmates and friends can attend a whale watching cruise from 5 to 8 p.m. town, renew old friendships and learn news of family and friends.Advanced registration is required for all events, so participants...
Honoring Col. Van Winkle

...first met, and during the Vietnam War. "We became as close friends as we could, considering difference in age, rank and position...available" on military aircraft. He always reaches out to old friends, current military and veterans in the places he visits. Ret...
My Turn: Dan Sullivan: An Alaska Marine the White House and at the Department of State under Secretary Condoleezza Rice. I have a message for Begich and his friends: Dan Sullivan isn't a "tourist." He is an Alaska Marine. I never thought I would involve myself in a United States Senate...
Behind the camera

...often taken on his front porch, his subjects eye the camera with the relaxed expressions common in candid photos taken by good friends. In an essay on the photographer published in 2014, ("Picture Man: Shoki Kayamori and the Photography of Colonial Encounter...
Around Town for Thursday, July 24

...30-8 p.m., The Bridge Adult Day Program Center, 1803 Glacier Highway. Support and education for those caring for elderly friends or family at home or long distance. Sponsored by Southeast Senior Services. Free and open to all unpaid family caregivers...
Kenai library one of six nominated for national award

...libraries."A new feature introduced this year for library users is the self-check out stations, thanks contributions from the Friends of the Library and a Rasmuson Foundation grant that totaled $10,000. Joiner said the self-check stations are easy to...
Two local artists invited to participate in World of Wearable Art in New Zealand

...American ambassador.In addition, the trip offers the chance to mingle with other designers, who in Walker's case have become friends over the years.Walker's first WOW piece, a wood dress with a spiky tail and shoulders called "Prehistoric Princess...
A special thanks to friends with flotation

My wife, Kelley, and I and our two friends, Jon and Cheri from California, were on the last leg of our week long boating cruise when we found ourselves in Funter Bay...


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