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Letter: Reflections on Dr. Martin Luther King Jr. Day

...Martin Luther King Jr. is relative to modern day society, or if it's simply a reminder of days gone by, like Presidents Day or the Fourth of July.Then, on Martin Luther King Jr. Day, a Mexican caller phoned in to KINY-AM's Problem...
Today in sports history

...North America lost an entire season to a labor dispute.2009 - Harness driver Brian Sears drives seven winners on the Presidents Day afternoon card at the Meadowlands. The last driver to win seven races on a 10-race card at the Meadowlands was...
Elizabeth Peratrovich Day observed

...across Juneau will commemorate the holiday. Some events will take place Tuesday, as today's holiday coincides with Presidents Day, a federal and state holiday. On Thursday, Gov. Bill Walker issued the annual proclamation recognizing Peratrovich's...
BLM announces Fee-Free Days for 2015

...visitors to the National System of Public Lands on four occasions in 2015 - Martin Luther King, Jr. Day (Jan. 19), Presidents' Day weekend (Feb. 14-16), National Public Lands Day (Sept. 26), and Veterans Day (Nov. 11). For this year...
Juneau stirs the pot at statewide culinary competition

...The students -- Darin Donohue, Brandon Johanson, Summer Wille and Mark Uddipa -- had gathered at the school on Presidents' Day, a school holiday, to prepare for a statewide cooking competition, the ProStart Invitational, only five days...
Presidents Day Peace Rally to be held on Capitol steps

Juneau People for Peace and Justice, together with the Juneau Chapter of Veterans for Peace will hold a Presidents Day rally, beginning at 10 a.m. on Monday, Feb. 21, on the steps of the State Capitol. The groups will assemble to urge President...
Juneau Empire Story Archive

...JUNEAU EMPIRE Holiday closures announced JUNEAU - State, federal and city offices will close Monday, in observance of Presidents Day. All Juneau public school students, teachers and staff will have the day off too, but the University of Alaska...
Juneau Empire Story Archive

...Bldg. J. Allan MacKinnon performs a variety of music on the Kimball Theater Organ. Some patriotic tunes for the Presidents' Day weekend will be presented. ``Entry Commission's Role in Managing the Dungeness Crab Fishery,'' 3:30 p...
Juneau Empire Story Archive

...JUNEAU - Most government offices will be closed for Presidents' Day on Monday, while most retail businesses will open. Malls will be open - many with special Presidents' Day sales. Other businesses open include: The Rie Munoz...
Alaska Digest

...a national trend to start school after Labor Day. Students will have Veteran's Day, Martin Luther King Day and Presidents Day off, along with the usual Thanksgiving and winter break. Spring break 2009 will come one week later than in 2008...


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