Photo: Open for business

Naresh Purshotamani sets up a window display for the first day of the cruise ship season in Juneau at Shiva Jewelers on South Franklin Street Monday.
Photo: Painting the Marine View building

Tim Wright, of Van Pool Painting, maneuvers a lift over South Franklin Street for painting the exterior of the Marine View building on Thursday.
Where Juneau's weed would grow waterfront commercial zones. If the proposal were approved, clubs would not be allowed on the waterside of South Franklin street.McKibben said waterfront stores are restricted to marine-related businesses by an old ordinance and assumed...
Yes, again: Gastineau Apartments catch fire

...stench that overwhelmed downtown Juneau in 2012.On Nov. 5, 2012, a towering blaze engulfed the building at 127 South Franklin Street, driving out the building's residents and creating a scene visible from Douglas Island. The Gastineau Apartments...
Housing still a struggle at Assembly meeting

...ordinances brought before the assembly passed, including a change to a fine schedule for "barkers" common along South Franklin Street. Barkers are not obnoxious canines, but salespeople soliciting business from outside their place of business...
Police & Fire for Friday, March 13, 2015

...Investigation continues.Attempt to serve? At 5:27 p.m. Wednesday, a 40-year-old man was contacted on South Franklin Street and was found to be non-compliant with the State of Alaska Sex Offender Registry. Investigation continues.Burglary...
Thane no home for the homeless

...Road, Hlavacek and Gailliot have moved four times in the course of three weeks.A decade ago, the spot above South Franklin Street known as "The Hill" was a prime location for long-term homeless camps. Some transients had lived there for...
Police & Fire for Sunday, Feb. 15, 2015

...involved.? At 3:17 a.m. Thursday, JPD investigated a report of an assault at a business in the 100 block of South Franklin Street. Alcohol was involved.Child abuse/neglect? At 10:51 a.m. Wednesday, JPD investigated a report of child...
Bustin' Out the new bras

...wear shop called "Bustin' Out Boutique: Lingerie & Maternity Wear" on the second floor in the Senate Mall on South Franklin Street. It caters to women of all shapes and sizes.The store had its grand opening Friday night and will be open Monday-Sunday...
Police & Fire for Friday, Jan. 2, 2015

...Street, and she was taken to BRH.? At 6:45 p.m. Friday, basic life support care was given to a man at 174 South Franklin Street, and he was taken to BRH.? At 7:13 p.m. Friday, basic life support care was given to a woman at 45 Egan...


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