Around Town for Thursday, Aug. 28

...Center classroom. For parents and their infants up to 1 year old. Free. Details: Debi, 796-8975.Parenting group for mothers, noon-1 p.m., AWARE. Thursday afternoons. For women who are parenting and have lived with an abusive partner. Call...
Feiffer dances with noir in graphic novel

...result is his new graphic novel, "Kill My Mother" (Liveright: 160 pages, $27.95...Movies were a big influence on "Kill My Mother," as were the other pop culture influences...I am in full dotage.""Kill My Mother" was the first time in his seven-decade...
Look out for lice as school starts be shared. Social media seems to be a breeding ground for discussions about the tiny insects and their eradication. One mother of two posted on Facebook about a "major lice outbreak" in Juneau and received more than a dozen responses, including speculation...
Case closed on dog shooting death gun."Campbell said the young man was described by his mother as "very responsible and familiar with guns," she also said...sound bad is because his breed," Erickson said.Erickson's mother spoke highly of the dog, whom she and Erickson said was raised...
Move-in day comes for new UAS dorm marine biology and is most excited about the adult responsibilities of college."I want to see how I can fare without my mother," he said, laughing.UAS staff made a point to recruit students in rural Alaska communities this year, Chancellor John...
Odds of infant death higher in villages

...listed on birth certificates.A mother's health, access to quality...of death for infants whose mother's residence was reached by...boat compared with those whose mothers lived on the road system...prepared for the conference. The mother's hometown did not significantly...
Message in a bottle

...detail lost," with both his father and mother gone.He found it again going through a memory box his mother kept. She was very sentimental, he said...Daily Empire and a publication from his mother's birthplace.He laid the message from...
Recovery: A lesson in purpose

...welcome to the world wasn't a warm one. She said her father was a pedophile and her mother, of Aleut heritage, was autistic. Love said many of her mother's relatives had died because of alcoholism, suicide and other alcohol-related issues...
Seattle teens dive into international underwater robotics competition

...minutes before competition."They would go one step forward and three steps back for months," said Ashley McConnaughey, mother of Hannah and Haley.At the 2012 MATE ROV Competition, where Hannah and Haley were on the team, the robot blew a fuse, which...
Photos: Ballin' for Ryan

...Marine, softball teammates of Ryan "Ballin' State" Norman Staton, gather for a photo with his sister Tess, father Norm and mother Donna during Saturday's 18th Annual Juneau Coed Softball Benefit Tournament held in his honor this year at Dimond Park Fields...


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