Letters: Man up and return political signs

...Do everyone a favor - respect other people's property rights and freedom of association and speech rights, and if you are reading this or know who is responsible for taking down signs, grow up, "man up," and return them. Ken KoelschChair, Dan Sullivan...
My Turn: Chamber CEO, Empire misrepresent circumstances of minimum wage debate

Imagine our surprise upon reading in Friday's Juneau Empire that we had "canceled" a presentation at the Juneau Chamber of Commerce last Thursday - with only...
Coeur Alaska maintains the gold standard for supporting literacy

...focused on getting all Juneau students reading at grade level by third grade.Recently...children by sponsoring the LEARN UNITED: Reading Tutors Program.To find the right individuals...schools. In short, The LEARN UNITED: Reading Tutors Program identifies students in...
Park(ing) Day

...patch of asphalt takes on a second life as something more. It's a green space. It's a cafe patio. It's an open-air reading nook and music room. It's a few parking spaces, but on Friday it was a park. Local landscape architecture, planning and...
When war broke out, they didn't wait to volunteer

...commissioner of the Yukon, was handed a telegram. After reading it, he walked to the stage and read the telegram out loud...peaked Theodore Roosevelt-style hats in front of a banner reading: "Dawson to Berlin, 7460 miles."In 1916, commissioner...
Empire Editorial: With new plan for The Road, history shows a lawsuit will follow

...doubt their legal teams are already gearing up for the next round of court battles. Whatever is in the report (we're still reading it, and thus, reserving judgement), history tells us it won't be good enough for these groups. Nothing ever seems to...
Opportunities to support new Valley Library include engraved bricks

...the Airport Shopping Center, with all profits going to support the Juneau Public Libraries, as well as the annual summer reading program, the annual bookmark contest, and the Authors-to-Juneau series. Community members can join the group as a supporting...
Swipe to the left (or the right)

...was the first to fill out the form, and 10 others have also used it. While numbers might also show not many millennials are reading the newspaper, Mell hopes online and mobile readers will follow or forward the link, or that the less tech-savvy parents...
'So We Read On?' an enlightening tribute to 'The Great Gatsby'

If you're reading this review, you've probably read "The Great Gatsby." Most likely...listeners as the book critic for Fresh Air, has produced an easy-reading combination of biography, literary history and memoir that's aimed...
Rocky Lee Reed

...and wasn't Hispanic. Rocky's loves were his family, music, motors, boating, and the outdoors -and later in life- reading, cruising and the camp. Some of his favorite things were racing, building engines, riding motorcycles, working on the...


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