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My Turn: Downtown monoculture squeezing out small businesses

...privilege. We had a large grocery store across from the Valentine Building. Across the street from that was the hardware store. Downtown Juneau also had a lot of good restaurants, local bars and venues that held events from all over the world...
Kings may drive news, but sockeyes drive Inlet economy

...Processors. "It has been a gradual decrease, I would say over the last five or six years."Soldotna's Trustworthy Hardware store has been open for 27 years, before that it was Ellington's and before that, it was Penn's Hardware. Miller...
In the Tongass, every job counts

...includes starting a business and passing that entrepreneurial spirit on to your children. Whether it was a farm, a hardware store, or something else, America was built by these kinds of family enterprises, and family businesses still power Alaskan...
Food vendors around Anchorage are on the move

...over a year to retrofit the 1969 Ford into a mobile food cart with parts from the Habitat for Humanity ReStore and hardware stores. The pair worked -- D'Elia at Marx Bros. and Baniky at Hott Stix -- while toiling on the truck for many 16-hour...
Feds reject refuge road pitched to aid patients

...marine option for moving medical patients."It would be a little bit like substituting a hardware store for a grocery store," she said. "The hardware store might be a little bit bigger, but you're not going to get what you need."Fishing...
Baked Alaska: Unusual heat wave hits 49th state out supplies of fans in at least one local hardware store. Mid-June normally brings high temperatures in...the worst they've ever seen. At the True Value Hardware store, people have grabbed up five times the usual amount...
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6 cities breweries helped transform

...says Hale's Ales manager Phil O'Brien. "What used to be fishing shops are little restaurants - what used to be hardware stores are now coffee shops."While Ballard is still a hub of maritime industry, it has landed higher-income apartment...
Time for thanks

...customers. Thanks, men, for your expertise. Third, Good True Value Hardware - here is a wonderful, old style hardware store. Service, selection and a wonderful place to work. Fourth, our CBJ staff, Street and Public Works Department...
South to Unalaska

...Lots of men are coming and going all the time. Cannery workers cut across the front entrance on their way from the hardware store to the processing plants. From my room, I could see the treeless mountains that form the entrance to the harbor...
Gertrude E Madsen

...their Madsen legacy; model airplanes, bicycle shop, TV repair, firewood, sand and gravel delivery, fishing and hardware store, trailer house sales and land development, truly a pioneer of Juneau.She is survived by her children: Esther...


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