What's happening this week, July 1-7

...station, and Heathside Books. See this week's Arts for Fourth of July listings...Gallery. $110.00. Ages 9 and up. This week-long beginner course teaches students...Folkdancers. SOUTHEAST HIGHLIGHTSSee this week's Arts for Fourth of July listingsSitka...
Federal report: Polar bears in peril due to global warming

...white bears.Authorities with the U.S. Geological Survey, the scientific division of the Department of Interior, this week outlined two scenarios for polar bears through the end of the century: one in which greenhouse gas emissions stabilize...
Cavaliers break the bank on Day 1

...find his place with James and Kyrie Irving. But he was spotted at a pool meeting with James and other teammates earlier this week, a meeting he alluded to in the piece he published on Wednesday."Yeah, of course I've heard the free agency rumors...
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Venus nears Serena showdown

...Slam in doubles with Lucie Safarova of the Czech Republic. Serena, meanwhile, is halfway there in singles, and so far this week has a pair of straight-set victories after playing five three-setters at the French Open.After dismissing Babos...
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Ferry sailings take budget hit

...Springs, Pelican and Kake have already been impacted by a sporadic sailing schedule this year, according to a report this week by the Capital City Weekly's Mary Catharine Martin. Tenakee hadn't seen a ferry for five weeks until mid-June...
Around Town for Friday, July 3

...Ralph Steeves at (907)-789-6050.First Friday Art Walk, 4:30-7:30 p.m., various locations downtown. See this week CCW for details."Dopeless Hope-fiends" NA meeting, 5 p.m.-6 p.m. Rainforest Activity Center, behind Bartlett...
Episcopalians vote to allow gay marriage in churches one behind."Baker said the denomination's House of Bishops prayed and debated the issue for five hours earlier this week before passing it on to the House of Deputies.During debate on Wednesday, several deputies spoke in support of the...
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Greece proceeds with vote plan as creditors rebuff overture

...votes, had not been invited to do so.With its economy teetering near the abyss, Greece suffered its fourth downgrade this week when Moody's rating agency slashed its rating further into junk status, just above default. The agency said Greece...
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Emmitt Smith, rapper Flo Rida out of Miss USA; Macy's dumps Trump Fuente, said they wouldn't take part in the Spanish-language telecast.The pageant issued a statement earlier this week that "we are disheartened by recent events but the show will go on."____AP music writer Mesfin Fekadu in New York...
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Alaska Editorial: Relocating bears doesn't change people's behavior

The following editorial first appeared in the Peninsula Clarion:Earlier this week, it was reported that four of the five black bears that had been relocated to the northern Kenai Peninsula from an Anchorage neighborhood...
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