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October sees the end of Spunky Sprouts

With the announcement that Spunky Sprouts will be closing its learning center at...six months ago. Spunky SproutsSpunky Sprouts, which closed the doors to its toddler...nightmare, I'm telling you," Spunky Sprouts Learning Center Administrator Shamila...
Sprout: An evening of dance

...Weber Dance Company and Juneau Dance Unlimited will present Sprout, an evening of dances at the Juneau Arts & Culture Center on...Weber Dance Company. The company is based in Boston, Mass. Sprout is the new piece being performed by the Weber Dance Company...
Kidz Planet closes

...months after it opened in the place of Spunky Sprouts. "I move from the state of Alaska and there...Iris until there was an opening at Spunky Sprouts. But it wasn't that long before Spunky Sprouts closed. (Disclosure: Ramsey is an employee...
Dirt Girl: Killing is gardening

...I tend to futz with the plants. I like to pull up my carrot seedlings and put them in the spaces where the seeds didn't sprout or place them in the center of the row equidistant from the other four seedlings to form an "X" which still gives all the...
Photo: Sprout master

Fernando Aranda and his business Sprout About took first place for Division 9 at the state fair in Palmer with the following indoor edibles - hydroponic alfalfa, radish, mung bean and three-bean mix sprouts.
Summer free lunch program a real treat

...loved sloppy joes and tacos. The macaroni and cheese that the kids made was amazing, especially with the roasted brussel sprouts. Actually, everyday was a treat and I'm not sure how I will adjust to bringing my own lunch to work again.The summer...
Daycare: Juneau's new crisis

...May, making it the fourth daycare center in Juneau to close shop in the last eight months.Like Puddle Jumpers and Spunky Sprouts before it, the Gehring Nursery School failed to make ends meet financially, only this time the city's zoning codes had...
Dirt Girl: To hoop, or not to hoop

...half mush, rather than a prize winner.Plants in the brassica family such as broccoli, cauliflower, cabbage, and Brussel sprouts are troubled by the adult Anthomiidae fly. This insect is also known as the root maggot fly. It will lay its eggs in the...
Juneau Family Health and Birth Center wants to lease office space to licensed daycare providers

...With so many people who need daycare right now, we want to fill that need in the community."Puddle Jumpers and Spunky Sprouts, which served a combined 80-plus kids, closed down in late 2014. Those two providers accounted to nearly 20 percent of...
Shelter growing its own vegetables

JUNEAU - A garden is starting to sprout at a soup kitchen and shelter for the homeless in Juneau. Mariya Lovishchuk, director of the Glory Hole shelter and soup kitchen...
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