Living & Growing: Celebrating Nowruz

...culture. Persian families often do a thorough spring cleaning and everybody gets a set of new clothes. Like our New Year's Eve countdown, families gather around radio or TV to count down the exact moment of the equinox and the first day of...
Admitted pedophile tries to withdraw guilty plea

...light when the parents of the 9-year-old suspected she was assaulted during a sleepover at Griffin's house on New Year's Eve 2010. Police later obtained apologetic, incriminating statements from Griffin when police set up a recorded phone...
Violinist Midori to perform Tuesday in Juneau

...with her mother, Setsu Goto, at age 4. She made her debut at age 11 at the New York Philharmonic's traditional New Year's Eve concert, where she received a standing ovation. She enrolled in the Juilliard School of Music in New York City in...
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Empire Editorial: Firework use should come down to respect

...longtime residents, this issue is nothing new. Every three to four years, firework use picks up, especially around New Year's Eve and the Fourth of July. Then, the complaints roll in. An ordinance in CBJ city code prohibits the sale of fireworks...
New Year Shock: Hundreds dive into 37-degree water at annual Polar Bear Dip

...real reason (it's "work!") to slough off post New Year's Eve champagne malaise and run into almost-freezing water...much more experience than me. Rod Morrison was at a New Year's Eve party about 15 years ago when a friend mentioned the...
Quiet New Year's Eve

...arrested for drunken driving on New Year's Eve or in the early hours of New...for drinking and driving last New Year's Eve after midnight. The year prior...There weren't any DUIs on New Year's Eve in 2011, and 2010 only saw one...
Another year gone, and Juneau still needs a fireworks policy

...walking their children and pets door to door in the dark. And Christmas is a time for peace, not explosives. Last New Year's Eve the explosions from fireworks near my home lasted over eight distressing hours. During last 4th of July random explosions...
Photos: Dancing into the New Year

Tom Paul plays the hammer dulcimer during the New Year's Eve Barn Dance Wednesday, Dec. 31, 2014 at St. Ann's Parish Hall. The New Year's Eve dance is a tradition for Juneau Contradancers, and...
Arts calendar

...586-6623, Year's Eve Barn Dance, 7:30-11 Annual New Year's Eve Block Party On The Wharf, Year's Eve dance party with Susu and the Prophets...
New Year's Eve events

Big events on New Year's Eve include the Juneau Jazz & Classics...Swing in the New Year party, the New Year's Eve Barn Dance, KXLL's annual...Gold downtown The traditional New Year's Eve Barn Dance, sponsored by Juneau...


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