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Eat pancakes on the Fourth for a good cause

...and Home Care of Juneau, a Catholic Community Service organization that provides care and support to people with terminal illnesses who have less than six months to live.The pancake feed will take place at the downtown fire station from 8 a...
Jesus People

Now Playing Synopsis: Jason Naumann's comedy Jesus People stars Joel McCray as a pastor who believes he has a terminal illness. With the time he has left, he forms a religious pop band in order to bridge the gap between himself and his son. Their first single becomes a surprising smash, but that does not help the band's fragile unity. ~ Perry Seibert, Rovi Cast: Wendi McLendon-Covey, Mindy Sterling, Jennifer Elise Cox, Tim Bagley, Laura Silverman Movie Details Play Trailer Buy Tickets Movie Review

Living and growing: Making things good again

...for us to convince my parents to reconcile with my aunt and uncle. Shortly before my mother was diagnosed with a terminal illness, they spent several days making things good again. As my mother neared death, a couple of months later, she kept...
Brave Heart Volunteers: Sitkans helping Sitkans face devastating loss

...course, that can be easier said than done when facing terminal illness or the physical and mental deterioration that accompany...visiting. "Taking care of a parent or spouse with a terminal illness or living with someone who no longer knows who they...
Family: Accused bank robber has checkered past

...Relatives of a man whom the FBI dubbed the "Bucket List Bandit" because he told victims he was suffering from a terminal illness say they were not surprised he again landed on the wrong side of the law.Ronald Brewster said his brother, Michael...
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Hospice volunteer plans for death and learns about terminal illness

Etienne de Grellet said, "I shall pass through this world but once. Any good thing therefore that I can do, or any kindness that I can show to any human being, let me do it now. Let me not defer it or neglect it, for I shall not pass this way again."
Hospice launches fall seminar to teach people how to deal with dying

...illness or recover from a serious operation or injury, the hospice program is for people who are diagnosed with a terminal illness with no more than six months to live. Hospice clients are referred by their physicians. Depending on the patients...
Juneau Empire Story Archive

...produced locally. Three stories will be presented by six characters. An 11-year-old girl faces her mother's terminal illness. A woman copes with the death of her partner in a tragic accident. A nurse helps a man deal with his wife's death...
Juneau Empire Story Archive

...issues), further reading (a list of books ranging from "The Tibetan Book of Living and Dying" to "At Home With Terminal Illness: A Family Guide to Hospice in the Home"), index, and an appendix of questions and answers called "Writing Your...
Juneau Empire Story Archive

...and dignity with something other than material profit in mind. There are alternatives to oil and greed is not a terminal illness. I know who I'll be voting for this November, it certainly won't be George W. Bush. Michael A. Johnson Share...


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