Capital City Weekly Calendar

...English as a second language class, 3:30-4:50 p.m., Ketchikan Job Center, 2030 Sea Level Drive, second floor. Rainy Day Quilters, 6:30-7:30 p.m., Holy Name Catholic School, Jackson Street. Elders talking circle, 3:30-5 p...
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Rainy Day Reads: Put a 'u' in it

I read a lot of books as a kid and, consequentially, scored highly during those many, many years of weekly spelling tests - with a few noticeable exceptions.You see, I grew up reading British books. (It's what happens when your main source of literature is library discards.) And British books spell things differently.
Letter from the Editor of Capital City Weekly

...Midgi, page 21) and James Roberts (Doctor Fermento, page 20) you'll find articles by Arts columnists Randi Spray (Rainy Day Reads, page 11), Clint Farr (Farr North Perspectives, page 6), and, in later issues, Jim Hale (On Writing...
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The ruthless self-assessment of 'One Hot Mess'

...Juneau think it's hilarious that I did a parody of Samberg's 'Lazy Sunday' about waking up and entertaining kids on a rainy day."I'm not surprised Bakalar's blog, and humor, are catching on. A sense of humor is an imperative. A sense of...
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Rainy Day Reads: Science in crazy

I recently read two books about science which brings my grand total of books I've read about science since high school to two. And I discovered something groundbreaking: science is crazy.
Police and Fire for Thursday, Dec. 25

...class B misdemeanor. The coins, valued at about $50, were recovered.Traffic Stop? At 8:52 a.m. Tuesday, Rainy Day Hudson, 22, was cited for driving without a valid license on Egan Drive. The vehicle she was driving was impounded...
Empire Editorial: Whatever you do, don't panic

...getting a taste of what that's like. We may be in a storm, but we know the rain won't last forever. We have our rainy day fund, and we have a message: Don't panic.That's as much a message for our elected leaders as it is a reminder...
Rainy Day Reads: Christmas traditions

Every family has its Christmas traditions and my family's, unsurprisingly, involved books.We were fond of advent calendars, especially the ones with little doors that opened onto chocolate treats for each of the 24 days before Christmas. But we also had a different sort of advent calendar, one which, if we had bothered to name it, would have been called 24 Days of Christmas Books.
Rainy Day Reads: Year of reading foreign

I want to start out by saying that I'm really rubbish at New Year's Resolutions. In 2014, I went zero for four - which is right around average for me. (Once I did manage to be vegetarian for an entire year, but the credit for that really goes to my roommates for making such yummy food.)
Rainy Day Reads: The perfect book

Sometimes, unlooked for as you are going about your every day life, you find the perfect book.I don't mean that it is perfectly written (and there are far too many opinions in this arena for it to be a useful criteria). No, I mean that it is perfect for you. Unbeknownst to you, this is the story you've been waiting to hear.


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