Living & Growing: Finding rest in deserted places

...trail dreams. To be truthful, due to the arrival of our twin daughters 14 months after our marriage, and then their little brother more than three years later, we hadn't made it on many (or any) camping trips despite the REI tent we registered...
Generation gap, attached to the wall in the kitchen by a cord, which probably had an extension in another room so that your little brother could listen in undetected. Might as well invite the whole family to gather round with a bowl of popcorn to enjoy...
Juneau's Elks Lodge cooks up a Big surprise for young chefs

...with about 10 eager young chefs and their adult mentors.Many of the mentors at the event said they cook with their little brothers or sisters on a regular basis, so this class was nothing new. Colleen Jones and her "little" Katie Guthrie often...
DOT's 'Reflectosaurus' goes to safety school

...sixth grade is different ways for them to be role models," Reynolds said.Two boys in her class pointed out their little brothers sitting on the gym floor after the assembly as the students waited to file out of the gym."(The younger siblings...
Off the Beaten Path: Not just a pretty pelt: marten in Southeast Alaska

...seen more wolverine than I have marten - excluding those caught in traps.My favorite encounter occurred during my little brother's bachelor party on Admiralty Island. We were a little rowdy, but in spite of that we somehow lucked out with...
More than bows and tiaras

...getting their hair curled and having the chance to dress up for fun. But most of all they enjoyed watching their little brother perform in his age division after they were done competing. "AJ, our brother, was between 2 and 4 when he competed...
Empire Editorial: Thumbs up, Thumbs down

...going too far. We're already pressed by Big Brother's invasion of privacy through warrantless wiretapping, and Little Brother shouldn't get a free pass.Thumbs up to the approach of ski season. Season passes for Eaglecrest Ski Area are...
Off the Beaten Path: Dogs of our lives me to be petted. The next hour of hiking passed in strained silence until we unexpectedly bumped into Reid, my little brother, coming down the mountain. We spoke briefly about the yellow lab pup he and his wife are excitedly awaiting, then...
The needs of Christmas

...visit you?' "And the king will say to them in reply, 'Amen, I say to you, whatever you did for one of these least brothers of mine, you did for me.'" (Matthew 25:34-40)Thus, through what we have come to call the "corporal works...
National restaurant chains expand into Anchorage

...months of television commercials, appearances by Ronald McDonald and a closed street for the grand opening."My little brother and I were very excited, probably by being brainwashed from so many commercials," recalled Jay Barrett, now the...


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