On the Trails: Chickadees of the north

...especially on foliage and twigs, while the black-cap forages more often on the bark...reach the undersides of leaves, the black-cap reportedly does so more often...saving substantial energy; however, the black-caps in Alaska are a bit different...
Photo-transfer projects make easy handmade gifts

...reverse, you might want to flip it on the computer before printing it, especially if it contains words.And increase the black-and-white or color contrast before printing a photo onto transfer paper. It will look better, Fenton says.Milman...
Black wolf exhibit planned for visitor center

...Glacier Visitor Center featuring the black wolf known to many in the community...project this week by establishing the Black Wolf Fund through the Juneau Community...that the donation is going toward the Black Wolf Fund. Donations by check can...
11 Questions: King Volcano

...Volcano is Jason Hort (bass), Jason Messing (drums), Jeff Goetz (guitar/vocals), and Steve Messing (vocals on the Black Sabbath covers that we are currently doing). King Volcano has been together about seven months with the current line...
Alaska Science Forum: Villager's remains led to 1918 flu breakthrough

...Those victims could possibly be found in Alaska, where "Spanish influenza did to Nome and the Seward Peninsula, what the Black Death did to fourteenth-century Europe," wrote Alfred Crosby in "The Forgotten Pandemic."In 1951, Hultin traveled...
Golightly in black at Black Friday breakfast

...until 5:30 p.m. on Friday, but customers must attend the morning brunch event to win discounts and special offers. The Black Friday Breakfast will be open to the public, and Brown expects a large turnout at the shop, which plans to promote a...
Small businesses, big festive cheer

...biggest capitalistic event of the year, kicking off with "Black Friday:" a term created because businesses would be in the black if they marketed and advertised well to consumers. In a town like Juneau, with its economy relying so heavily on the...

The black and white photograph published in Monday's Empire about WWII veterans from Hoonah is of Edwin Harvey Lindoff. The caption erroneously said it was of William Horton, who also is a veteran from Hoonah.
The NFL's abuse problem

The NFL shield is unrecognizable.It is pockmarked with the black eyes of battered women. It is stained with the bleeding scars of abused children. It is filled with the crocodile tears of apologists...
Today in sports history

...Chicago grand jury indicts eight members of the Chicago White Sox on charges of fixing the 1919 World Series, known as the "Black Sox Scandal." White Sox owner Charles Comiskey immediately suspends the eight players.1940 - Bud Brennan, a spectator...


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