Saturday a new year for some

...there is not a set way to celebrate Naw Ruz. Following fasting for the final 19-day month of their calendar year, the holiday table will be set with foods and drinks - non-alcoholic drinks - and perhaps items that signify life, happiness and prosperity...
Living & Growing: Celebrating Nowruz

...heritage are celebrating the New Year.The holiday Nowruz, which has as many spellings as...festivities, with schools out for the holiday and many businesses as well. Visiting...proclaimed Nowruz as an international holiday of peace, cultural diversity and friendship...
Pope Francis at 2-year mark

...opposition from prelates resisting full disclosure and fearful of losing power. Francis didn't engender much good will (or holiday cheer) with his Christmas dressing down of the Vatican Curia, when he ticked off 15 ailments they suffered, including...
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Someone's getting shaved for St. Baldrick's

...which naturally draw attention.St. Baldrick's Day - there's no actual saint with that name, and it's not an actual holiday - will be celebrated Saturday, March 14 at Salt, 200 Seward St., from 3 p.m. to 11 p.m.Brown, who like Beck knows...
Some birds home for the holidays; others far from it

Some birds are home for the holidays and some seem to be making Southeast Alaska their temporary residence during these cold winter months. The Audubon Society's...
Jewell meeting, Murkowski speech things to watch for

JUNEAU - The Alaska Legislature isn't pausing for the holiday Monday.The docket in Juneau includes House subcommittee meetings devoted to two pieces of Gov. Bill Walker's budget that have...
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Photos: Holiday Cup Action

The Holiday Cup Soccer Tournament continues through Wednesday, Dec. 31 when the last...for the project.In other news, Amber White was the winner of the 2014 Holiday Cup Design Contest. As of late Friday, Santa's Slayers and RADD were...
Photos: Holiday Cup

The 2014 Holiday Cup Soccer Tournament, sponsored by Mary McKeown and Re/Max of Juneau, continues through December 31 at the Dimond Park Field...
Photos: Holiday Cup Soars And Scores

Once again the Christmas holiday cheer was spread about the Dimond Park Field House pitch in the annual Holday Cup Scoccer Tournament.The Championship matches...
Elizabeth Peratrovich Day observed

...Pertrovich Day, and events across Juneau will commemorate the holiday. Some events will take place Tuesday, as today's holiday coincides with Presidents Day, a federal and state holiday. On Thursday, Gov. Bill Walker issued the annual proclamation...


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