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Writers group to host poetry reading Sunday

...include local writers Richard Stokes and Mary Lou Spartz, who will both be sharing...below. Driving at spring breakupBy Mary Lou SpartzThey don't look both waysas...kiss. Riding in Care-A-VanBy Mary Lou SpartzKeith pulls the van overat the...
Police & Fire for Wednesday, April 2, 2014

...his red 1998 Ford Mustang stolen from Vintage Boulevard.Traffic stop? At 2:38 p.m. Monday, 47-year-old Mary-Lou Gervais was arrested for interfering with a police officer while discharging their duties. She was taken to LCCC with...
Fireside Lecture: 'Mary Joyce: An Extraordinary Alaskan Woman'

This Friday's Fireside Lecture will be "Mary Joyce: An Extraordinary Alaskan Woman," led by Mary Lou Gerbi. The lecture will be presented twice, at 6:30 p.m. and 8 p.m. at the Mendenhall Glacier Visitor Center and is free...
Poetry reading set for April 13

...Sunday, April 13."We encourage everyone who enjoys poetry and wants to celebrate with us to join us," said member Mary Lou Spartz. "We're just going to have a good time. It's been a really productive winter, and we're just looking...
Fireside lecture to highlight Mary Joyce

...Visitor Center, will take attendees back to the 1930s in Juneau, to a time of great adventure and challenge. Presenter Mary Lou Gerbi will highlight the life of Mary Joyce - a nurse, pilot, movie actress, Taku Lodge owner and bar owner in Juneau...
Sports Quote

"A trophy carries dust. Memories last forever." - MARY LOU RETTONMary Lou Retton (born Jan. 24, 1968) was the first female gymnast from outside Eastern Europe to win the Olympic gold...
No 'sign' of Alaska store owner backing down

...Jim's along the Seward Highway, Mary Lou's Liquor Store is so Alaskan it...mix dozes in the dust out front.Mary Lou Redmond, the owner, was born just...25.The most Alaska thing about Mary Lou's is probably her attitude. She's...
State Library talk to focus on Mary Joyce

Southeast Alaska adventurer and entrepreneur Mary Joyce will be the focus of a noontime presentation by Mary Lou Gerbi next Wednesday, March 13, at the Alaska State Library Historical Collections. The talk is free and open to the public...
2 longtime Sitka businesses shutting down

...sales.Colliver Shoes and Bear Country Gifts, along with the furniture and housewares store Home Plus, are closing.Mary Lou Colliver told the Daily Sitka Sentinel her business in the community of about 9,000 on Baranof Island couldn't handle...
Writing group renamed in poet's memory the group's leader since 2007."She was very faithful about that and very serious," said longtime participant Mary Lou Spartz, a local writer.Thompson's commitment to the weekly meetings and her writing spurred others to produce work...


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