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Arab areas of Jerusalem blocked off

...bringing them to a boiling point and lead to more violence."They want to humiliate us," said Taher Obeid, a 26-year-old janitor at the Hebrew University of Jerusalem. He spoke over the din of car horns, as drivers stuck at one of the new checkpoints...
Nation and World
At Safeway, co-workers and friends remember Brandon Cook

...shooting victim Cook, but there was underlying tension - the suspected shooter, Strawn, also worked at Safeway as a nighttime janitor. Many of those in attendance worked with Strawn at one time, and emotions ran high when asked about him."I hope he rots...
Murder in the valley

...their respective Facebook pages, they both worked at the Safeway in Juneau: Cook as an assistant manager and Strawn as a janitor.When reached for comment, the Juneau Safeway referred the Empire to the corporate Safeway headquarters, then to the district...
Death Notice: Leray Francis Clements

...Leray Francis Clements passed away Nov. 8. He was 93.Leray worked in Southeast Alaska as a fisherman, bus driver, janitor and computer programmer. He retired from the Alaska Department of Labor in 1975 while married to his wife of more than...
Death Notices
District knew of janitor's sex abuse charges

Juneau School District officials allowed a janitor to resume his work in the schools for the summer despite pending...She said the district allowed Brown to resume his job as a janitor earlier this month after discussions with his union representative...
School janitor arrested for sexual abuse

A janitor at Floyd Dryden Middle School, accused earlier this year of sexually abusing a minor, was arrested Tuesday night on charges he...
My Turn: My high-level talks on Air Force One

...excited because it meant income for my family as we struggled to put food on the table. Then a postal inspector learned the janitor was a 12-year-old boy. He said he would revoke my contract. I pointed out the bid documents never asked for my age...
IS affiliate claims responsibility for Saudi police bombing

...and that the police were still investigating.Local reports suggested the bomber entered the police compound disguised as a janitor, but al-Turki said this has also not been confirmed.The U.S. ambassador to Riyadh, Joseph Westphal, condemned the...
Not For Web
Man gets six years for raping family member

...Superior Court Judge Larry Weeks that a local man deserved six years in prison for his crimes. Stanley Brown, 47, a former janitor with the Juneau School District, pleaded guilty in July to second-degree sexual assault, a felony, stemming from an offense...
Hermes hits the big 100

...Hermes taught at small schools in small towns. Her first teaching job was in a one-room school where she was teacher, janitor and everything else that was needed.In Juneau she taught at schools that would also seem tiny by modern standards. She taught...


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