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Juneau Lions recycle for sight

In 1925, Helen Keller challenged the Lions to become "Knights of the Blind" in the crusade against darkness. The Juneau Lions have taken this crusade...
Theater at Latitude 58 presents three plays

...heroine in Japan. This play was written by Kathryn Schultz Miller."The Miracle Worker" is based on the true story of Helen Keller and her teacher Annie Sullivan. This adaptation was written by William Gibson, and is presented by arrangement with...
Bringing history to life with a tap

...Lincolns and Anne Franks, plus Dr. Seuss, Steve Jobs and Rosa Parks showed up twice, more twins included Cleopatra and Helen Keller.Jones said Elizabeth Blackwell, the first female doctor, pays a visit each year.Gabe Miller emulated Louis Pasteur...
Teach your children how to Pick.Click.Give.

...But here's one more reason to participate: get your kids involved in giving while they're young.Remember what Helen Keller said - true happiness doesn't come from self-gratification, but by supporting a worthy purpose.Charitable giving...
This Day in History

...American soldiers at the Revolutionary War Battle of Monmouth, N.J. In 1904, 100 years ago, blind-deaf student Helen Keller graduated with honors from Radcliffe College. In 1944, the Republican national convention in Chicago nominated New...
Auke Bay school turns into a 'wax museum'

...Christopher Columbus and Sacajawea; recent and long-past historical figures like Sitting Bull, Princess Diana, Helen Keller and Paul Revere; political figures like Rosa Parks, Harriett Tubman, George Washington, Barack Obama and Elizabeth...
Molly Smith first finds 'Gold'

...completed his stint at the U.S. Naval Academy in Annapolis, Md. She directed "The Miracle Worker," a play about Helen Keller, at the Juneau-Douglas Little Theatre, and was looking for a play with which she could begin her own theater. Smith...
This Day in History

...representatives among the states. In 1887, in Tuscumbia, Ala., teacher Anne Sullivan taught her blind and deaf pupil, Helen Keller, the word "water" as spelled out in the Manual Alphabet. In 1987, Fox Broadcasting Co. made its prime time TV...
Flying Lions bring Hobo Jim to town

...Clubs around the world are known for their fight against preventable blindness, responding to a challenge in 1925 by Helen Keller to become "Knights of the Blind."Locally, the Lions perform vision screenings at the various schools, daycares...
Kenai Middle School students learn about video production

...production started on the Smart Board starring Shanna Anderson and Ashlyn Tucker. With great energy, the girls discuss Helen Keller, teamwork and its importance. Images and props were added to the production that was shot in front of the green screen...


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