Massachusetts monks brewing beer like European brothers

...all, for nearly 60 years the monks in Spencer, Mass., had been...when St. Joseph's sent two monks on a fact-finding"Keeley and another monk from St. Joseph's packed...Trappist beer.The European monks weren't the only ones who...
Kenai Peninsula College professor travels to Bhutan

...on radios while planting the rice paddies; in the backs of 16th-century monasteries, teenage monks lean over cell phones and dodge an older monk's swinging prayer beads as he reminds them to continue chanting Buddhist mantras.The country...
November First Friday: Art walk features monks, disguise, L-shapes, torn paper

...spiraling, repeating patterns. Most of the pictures are from the last year, starting with the November 2004 visit by the monks of the Drepung Loseling Monastery. "It's just an odd mix of things that have surfaced as I've been going through photographs...
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Russian monk stops in Kodiak

KODIAK - A high-order Russian monk stopped in Kodiak while on a pilgrimage that retraces the steps of St. Innocent, the first Russian Orthodox Bishop of Alaska...
Today in Sports History for Oct. 12

...performance in a 45-38 overtime loss to Edmonton.1992 - Art Monk of the Washington Redskins becomes the NFL's career reception...pass in the fourth quarter of a 34-3 victory over Denver. Monk's seven catches move him past former Seattle star Steve Largent...
Juneau Empire Online Preview: Singin' in the solstice 6/18/98

...RILEY WOODFORD The haunting chants created by 13th century monks, the ring of the harpsichord and exuberant, inventive people from the popular ``Chant'' albums recorded by monks in the mid 1990s. The music, ``Dominator Domine,'' from...
Today in Sport's History for Oct. 25

...Young on San Francisco's first offensive play. Rice has caught passes in 184 straight games, breaking the mark set by Art Monk from 1980-95.2003 - Trainer Richard Mandella wins a record four races at the Breeders' Cup, capping perhaps the greatest...
Team works to restore St. Nicholas Orthodox Church to its former glory

...Rt. Rev. David, Bishop of Sitka and Alaska.(The bishop's last name is Mahaffey, but bishops are monastic, and, as a monk, he's given up his last name.)In recent years, some of the many Russian Orthodox Churches around Alaska have fallen into...
On the Trails: Debunking mysteries of the monkshood flower

...on the top of the flower (botanists perversely call this a "helmet"). The hood is reminiscent of the cowl of a medieval monk - hence the common name.Inside the flower, at the base of the sepals, lie the working parts: lots of short stamens offering...
Navy to limit some training that harms whales, dolphins in Pacific

...explosives training on the eastern side of the Big Island and north of Molokai and Maui. The groups said that will protect Hawaiian monk seals and small populations of toothed whales, including the endangered false killer whale.The Navy also won't be able to...


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