Alaska newspaper undergoes name change

...We Alaskans," also will return, beginning this weekend."Things like 'We Alaskans,' bringing that back, those are the gems the old Anchorage Daily News was known for," Hopfinger said. "So we're taking the best pieces of both organizations and...
My Turn: Tongass officials should look to the future

...some sadness, perhaps even outrage. Southeast Alaska's Alexander Archipelago rare qualities make the area one of the finest gems of our Earth. The extraction of wood, a common and cheap resource, should be done only with extreme care and attention to...
What's in bloom?

Corydalis solida, commonly called "Beth Evens," is on of spring's early gems. This bulbous member of the Corydalis or Fumewort genus often starts growing before the snows have melted. They are one of the...
Deliver Us from Evil

Now Playing Synopsis: A cop and a priest team up on a case of demonic possession in this Screen Gems horror film based on actual cases investigated by retired NYPD police officer-turned-demonologist Ralph Sarchie. When a frightening wave of violence sweeps through New York City, troubled cop Sarchie (Eric Bana) fails to find a rational explanation for the bizarre crimes. His eyes are opened to a frightening alternate reality, however, when renegade Jesuit priest Mendoza (Édgar Ramírez) convinces him that demonic possession may be to blame for the gruesome murders. Together, this unlikely duo wage a valiant supernatural struggle to rid the city of an otherworldly evil. But the closer they get to the source of this malevolent scourge, the more immediate the danger becomes to Sarchie, his pregnant wife Jen (Olivia Munn), and their young daughter Christina (Lulu Wilson). ~ Jeremy Wheeler, Rovi Cast: Eric Bana, Edgar Ramirez, Olivia Munn Movie Details Play Trailer Buy Tickets Movie Review

Think Like a Man Too

Now Playing Synopsis: The underground hit Think Like a Man gets a sequel with this Screen Gems production from writers Keith Merryman and David A. Newman. When the couples head to Las Vegas for a big wedding, everyone involved gets swept up in the glam and glitter of the indulgent desert oasis. Kevin Hart, Adam Brody, Regina Hall, and Gabrielle Union star. ~ Jeremy Wheeler, Rovi Cast: Adam Brody, Michael Ealy, Jerry Ferrara, Meagan Good, Regina Hall, Terrence J, Taraji P. Henson, Kevin Hart Movie Details Play Trailer Buy Tickets Movie Review

Seattle's Carroll makes his pitch after draft

...totally loves. ... It's great because he gets on the phone and competes like crazy," Schneider said.Mining a couple of gems out of the undrafted class is beneficial in many ways. Usually those players carry resentment for being overlooked and a desire...
New gems arriving for our local setting

...embellishments is the goal of many gardeners, and this trend is perfectly suited to our Southeast Alaskan lifestyle. We can place these gems from the rest of the world into a setting few others can match. Flowering trees planted against deep green spruces glow in the...
Great bookends and neglected gems

...and possibly unfamiliar works, he said. "We usually have great pieces as bookends for the program and the rest are neglected gems," he said. "We have Mozart and Fauré, but the pieces in between are also great but far less well-known. I think they'll...
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Photo: A little Cajun flavor

...Berard, Kristi Guillory, Christine Balfa and Danny Devillier. Not shown are Anya Burgess and Yvette Landry. The group is known for its unique Cajun sound: a mix of ballads, dancehall-era gems, swamp pop stylings and rock n' roll blues.
Local sci-fi film debuts at Gold Town

...difficult. Normally a project stales - a new, next, bright and shiny idea takes hold, and left is a trail of half-polished gems.Consider seeing a project through over six years. Six years is a long time.Movie making, in particular, is an act of creation...


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