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Today in Sports History

Aug. 191921 - Detroit's Ty Cobb, 34, becomes the youngest player to reach 3,000 career hits.1934 - Helen Hull Jacobs wins the women's title in the U.S. Lawn Tennis Association championships.1951 - Eddie Gaedel, 3-foot-7...

http://juneauempire.com/sports/2014-08-19
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Death notice: Lisa Sarabia

Helen Florence Williams Sarabia passed away Aug. 7, 2014. She was 88.Sarabia was involved with various Native organizations as a...

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The Hundred-Foot Journey

Now Playing Synopsis: An Indian teen in France goes to work for his father's culinary adversary in this drama based on the bestselling novel by Richard C. Morais. Put young Hassan Kadam (Manish Dayal) in a kitchen, and he's bound to emerge with a dish that will dazzle. When Hassan's family is forced to move from their native India, his Papa (Om Puri) relocates to a peaceful hamlet in Saint-Antonin-Noble-Val in the south of France. Determined to give his new neighbors a little taste of home, Papa decides to open an Indian restaurant in the village, and names it Maison Mumbai. Meanwhile, across the street at the traditional French restaurant Le Saule Pleureu, uptight proprietor Madame Mallory (Helen Mirren) doesn't exactly welcome the competition. When Madame Mallory ignites a bitter feud that quickly escalates, the only hope for a peaceful resolution lies in Hassan's talent for French haute cuisine, and his growing affections for Mme. Mallory's pretty young sous chef Marguerite (Charlotte Le Bon). Subsequently impressed by Hassan's undeniable culinary talents, Mme. Mallory agrees to become Hassan's mentor, in the process providing the perfect creative environment where his unique fusion cuisine can thrive. Lasse Hallström directs a film produced by Steven Spielberg, Oprah Winfrey, and Juliet Blake. ~ Jason Buchanan, Rovi Cast: Helen Mirren, Manish Dayal, Om Puri, Charlotte Le Bon, Amit Shah, Farzana Dua Elahe Movie Details Play Trailer Buy Tickets Movie Review

Juneau remembers nuclear bombings

...recently spoke in Juneau. Her initial inspiration for anti-nuclear activism, back when she was in college, came from Dr. Helen Caldecott."When I heard her umpteen years ago and got the facts of the dangers of nuclear weapons, after the talk I was...

http://juneauempire.com/local/2014-08-07/juneau-remembers-nuclear-bombings
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Death Notice: Thomas Jack Farquhar

...Farquhar is survived by his children, Jeremiah, Sheldon, Tiana and Roderick Farquhar; his brother, Cyrus Farquhar; sister, Helen Konig; nephew, Charles Farquhar; and many other relatives and friends. A memorial service will be held from 1-5 p.m...

http://juneauempire.com/death-notices/2014-07-15/death-notice-thomas-jack-farquh
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Today in Sports History

...her ninth Wimbledon women's singles championship, beating Zina Garrison 6-4, 6-1, to break the record she shared with Helen Wills Moody.1991 - Steffi Graf beats Gabriela Sabatini 6-4, 3-6, 8-6 to capture her third Wimbledon women's title...

http://juneauempire.com/sports/2014-07-07/today-sports-history
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Photo: Pollen wash

Ray Watkins washes the pollen off his wife Helen's car on Tuesday after returning to town after spending a week away from their North Douglas home. Ray said he thought someone had sprayed the car with a fire extinguisher when seeing the heavy coating of pollen.

http://juneauempire.com/local/2014-05-22/photo-pollen-wash
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Helen Brouillette Gray

...galley slave has moved on to calmer water. Helen (Pannechek) Brouillette age 92 passed...Under a shimmering northern lights display Helen was born in Shungnak, Alaska to Ola and...early age to attend Wrangell institute. Helen worked at Mt. Edgecombe and Alaska native...

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Today In Sports History

...at 1:16 of the fourth round.1927 - Helen Wills becomes the first American to win...doubles crown with Alice Marble.1938 - Helen Wills Moody wins her eighth and final singles title at Wimbledon, defeating Helen Jacobs 6-4, 6-0.1966 - Billie Jean...

http://juneauempire.com/sports/2014-07-02/today-sports-history
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Today in sports history

...titles in one year, taking the singles, doubles and mixed doubles.1932 - Helen Moody wins her fifth women's singles title in six years at Wimbledon, defeating Helen Jacobs 6-3, 6-1.1938 - Don Budge defeats Henry Austin 6-1, 6-0...

http://juneauempire.com/sports/2014-07-01/today-sports-history
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