Cultural tourism comes with unique challenges

...she said.The camp, which overlooks the Chukchi Sea, is a working fish camp first and foremost, but also serves as an "informal way to meet people when they're busy living their lives," she said.Visitors can hear presentations about the region and...
Anchorage Museum plans new addition to put more of its art collection on view

...current Alaska Gallery, which explores Alaska through history and other disciplines."The new wing will house formal and informal galleries, offices, and a new member and donor lounge. Early construction estimates for the project are approximately...
Sitka program top draw for Yale students

...director Roger Schmidt said he has been pleased to see the growth and evolution of Bulldogs on Baranof, which started as a short informal program at SFAC but now includes many nonprofits in town and other universities. The restoration workshop and the Winter Fellows...
Greece pledges to get rid of tax evasion as a way of life

...economics at Athens University. "They do not perceive this as a kind of corruption."Contributing to the problem is an informal economy that accounts for about 25 percent of Greece's annual gross domestic product. Evasion is most common in the services...
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Arrest made in case of slain Mexican journalist, 4 women

...contacted Article 19, a free press advocacy group, for support during his exile. He and the photographer friend created the informal check-in system for his safety. Lacking trust in authorities after his time in Veracruz, he didn't go to a federal agency...
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Probe prompted by funds paid to mayor's family for purchases

...less than $10,000.In February, after learning of the payments, Brower said, she changed the policy to require three informal bids before the borough could buy goods from employees or families.The borough paid more than $500 for some of the cakes...
Army looks into allegations of racial slurs at Alaska base

...The Army says it has launched an informal investigation into allegations that...aware of the allegations and that an informal complaint was "made through command channels."Brown says an informal commander's inquiry is underway...
Afghan government holds direct talks with Taliban an unannounced location in Islamabad come after repeated informal meetings between Taliban and government representatives, for peace negotiations, officials and diplomats said. Informal talks in Qatar in May ended on a hopeful note, with the Taliban...
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Sources: NJ Gov. Chris Christie entering 2016 race

...York."I think it's great timing," said Leighton Lord, a friend of Christie since college who has been serving as his informal liaison in the early-voting state of South Carolina. "The field is still very unsettled and I think a lot of people are...
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Parenting reflections

...a homebound senior? Let's reflect on how to improve ourselves and our parenting. Let us find opportunities, formal or informal, to serve the children in our community. Let us involve the children and youth in our community in service so that we may...


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