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Giant puppet project begins on Saturday

...Mitchell, Robert Lockheed and Daniel Polanu arrive this week, and the team will be setting up a workshop space in the Merchant's Wharf Flight Deck downtown. Mitchell, Lockheed and Polanu are expert puppet makers who have been creating large-scale works...
Local artist prepares for Giant Puppet Project

...Mitchell, Robert Lockheed and Daniel Polanu will set up a work space in the Flight Deck restaurant space in the Merchant's Wharf Mall (donated by the Hangar and with the support of other local businesses), where they will welcome the public...
Puppet Project prep

Juneau residents of all ages participated in the Giant Puppet Project at the Merchant's Wharf Flight Deck on Monday. Local artist MK MacNaughton came up with the idea for the project her celebrating her 50th birthday in...
Police and Fire calls for Monday, Nov. 24

...Assault? At 4:08 a.m. Saturday, Aaron Bird was arrested for assault in the 100 block of Franklin Street near Merchant's Wharf.Child abuse? At 2:20 p.m. Friday, an investigation continued into a report of harm in the Juneau area...
Business news roundup

...decided to try something completely different: gourmet food.Saunders is opening a local gourmet food store in Merchant's Wharf. You might have seen the colorful orange storefront that will soon be home to Alaskan Gourmet Foods. His store...
Hearthside Books sells to local teacher

...of store," Weaver said.Both Hickey and Reifenstein are also former teachers. They opened Hearthside Books in Merchant's Wharf in 1975. They meant to go back into teaching after a spell, but "we just fell in love with the book business and...
Mountain bikers to discuss 'trail hunger' at feast

...The event begins at 6 p.m. tonight. The Hangar Ballroom is across the hall from the Hangar restaurant at Merchant's Wharf. A no host bar will be available and pizzas can be ordered from Pizzeria Roma next door.
First Friday Art Walk

...any time after First Friday to see it. Pottery show by local potter Joyce Payne.Seaside Yarns2 Marine Way (in Merchant's Wharf)Reception: 4:30?7 p.m.This show will be for one night only and will feature yarn bowls, handmade porcelain...
Empire Editorial: Merchant's Wharf will not save itself

The question for Juneau isn't whether to preserve Merchants Wharf; it's how.
Photo: Staying cool

Malcolm Tullis sings in the shade Thursday outside the Chilkat Cone Kitchen at the Merchant's Wharf downtown. Temperatures hit 72 Thursday.


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