Among the porters of Mount Kilimanjaro

...a religious tenacity. The porters wear T-shirts with David...back in town, most of the porters grew up wrapping banana leaves...out my sleeping bag in the porter tent. A propane deep fryer...mine. Maganga, like most porters, listens to Celine Dion and...
2 dead as business jet crashes into Ohio apartment building

...and burst into flames."This plane just dropped out of the sky, veered and crashed into the apartment building," Roberta Porter said.Another witness, Jesse Moon, told WEWS-TV that he was six blocks away when the plane went down and he ran over to...
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Blast levels New Jersey home 'like a pancake,' killing one

ELIZABETH, N.J. - An explosion in northern New Jersey that leveled a duplex "like a pancake" Wednesday and knocked a next-door neighbor out of bed killed one resident and left two other people in critical condition with severe burns, officials said.
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Dr. Fermento: The Woody Side of Beer

...I credit Fletcher's inspiration for pushing aside the mainstream pale, amber and brown ales and the standard stouts and porters and introducing Alaska to nifty stuff like Belgian-style ales and beer that hadn't even been invented yet.After 13 years...
Brewfest winners

...Sean Mather Amber Hybrids, English Pales, Scottish & Irish ales: Scot Free, Justin Carson American Ales, English Browns & Porters: Brown Mtn. Lights, Justin Carson Stouts: Large, Michael Kulachkosky IPAs, pt. 1: Red Rye IPA, Ryan Lindsay IPAs...
Slack Tide: Yelp Review: Mom & Dad's Great Southeast Alaskan Bed & Breakfast

...concierge service. It used to be they'd arrange ski weekends, boat excursions, camping trips and day hikes - sometimes the porters would even carry you on their backs (although that seems like years ago). These days, most tours are self-guided - unless...
Choppers ferry injured in Nepal

...from San Francisco, said he was in the area until Tuesday waiting for the rescue flight."Cliffs came down, four or five porters were deceased, buried in the rock fall," he said of the quake. "Trails are completely destroyed. People are stuck. They...
Not For Web
November First Friday Art Walk

...p.m.This event will showcase the brewery's 2015 Smoked Porter, as well as the release of its Winter Ale. Local R&B group...Company Depot will be showcasing the release of its 2015 Smoked Porter, along with its seasonal beer, Winter Ale. Samples of its...
Contest brews a champ

...Under the program's rules, brewers are asked to enter their beers in one of 99 styles. Porters, for instance, can be either brown porters, robust porters or Baltic porters. The beers are judged on how well they sync with the accepted guidelines...
Pioneering health care in Juneau and Douglas

...possession of the makeshift building on the corner of 5th Street and Harris that became Juneau's first hospital. Later in the day porters delivered trunks filled with the medical equipment and other supplies needed to care for patients. They named the hospital...


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