Library of Congress wants your 2014 Halloween pictures

The Library of Congress American Folklife Center is looking for pictures of your ghosts, ghouls, fairy princesses, superheroes, wizards, warriors, Norse gods, squirrels, zombies and Dia de los Muertos.They want to see how the U.S...
Slack Tide: Will Mark Begich stop calling me now?

...roving the neighborhood carrying sacks of candy for some odd reason. I'm not sure why they were all dressed like ice princesses and ninjas, either, but I assured them I was definitely voting "Treat" this year. Strange thing: they all kept standing...
2013 Fur Rondy Queen and Princesses Named

...Rendezvous announced the Fur Rondy Queen and Princesses, and the King and Queen Regents at 10...Kristiansen is one of this year's two Rondy Princesses. She was born in Anchorage and spent...Rain Begich Slade was also named Rondy Princess. She was born in Eagle River. Some...
Lorene Paul

...being offered a nursing job in Juneau in 1945, she and her roommate from Saint Alphonsus, LaDell Saxton, boarded the S.S. Princess Louise in Seattle and headed north to Juneau. Adventuresome as they were, Lorene and LaDell secured jobs in Nome, Alaska...
Love Like Salt

...OK if he likes princesses! I'm an enlightened...even want to BE a princess one day and it...But "modern" princesses market crappy Halloween...was a time when princess stories taught...Of course, my princess finished her story...renowned chef (princesses also taught overachievement...
My Turn: Why historic preservation matters

...Harold Wheaton; the Alaska flag song by the Alaska Youth Choir and the second verse sang by all those present; and the "Princesses" who were in the original ceremony. We were together, centered around an event that happened at our building.OK, the...
96 years later, small ceremony still recalls Alaska's worst maritime disaster

...96th anniversary of the wreck of the Princess Sophia, a steamship that sank on Oct...with her ever since.The sinking of the Princess Sophia is especially tragic because rescuers...North Down with Her: The Sinking of the Princess Sophia," said Walter was known to be...
Today in sports history strides to win the $2 million Turf race by a neck. Royal Heroine, the only filly in the field of 10, wins the Mile; Princess Rooney takes the Distaff; Chief's Crown wins the Juvenile; Exclusive Native wins the Juvenile Fillies after a 70-1 shot...
Thoroughly modern Billy

...wife were just about to leave on a vacation to Iceland.He was in such a hurry, when the application through Holland America Princess asked for a reference he wrote a name alone - Keith Crocker. Luckily for Brownlee, that was all that was needed in Juneau...
Summer Reading Program week nine winners

...Barefoot Book of Dance Stories" by Jane Yolen. They wrote, "One fascinating part of this book is the dresses of the dancing princesses." Keegan Clancy, age 8.They won a toy from the Imagination Station.They read "How Oliver Olson Changed the World...


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