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Vandals hit old Sitka cemetery 3rd time in recent weeks

...marble headstones weighing hundreds of pounds.Some of the tombstones at the site date back to the 1800s. Between the three vandalism...latest vandalism occurred overnight Saturday and involved 25 tombstones."It's so disheartening," Ewers said. "It's so disturbing...
Letter: Ring a bell, wear a red poppy and honor vets

...lives of those who fought to end war by going shopping at Veterans Day sales. We wore red poppies to remember row upon row of tombstones and rang a bell for peace. At 11 a.m. on Wednesday, I will ring a bell. Maybe I'll find a red poppy.Craig WilsonJuneau
Flight attendants sue Boeing, claim injury from engine fumes draw management's attention to the issue, concluding in a 2007 email: "Bottom line is I think we are looking for a tombstone before anyone with any horsepower is going to take interest."The women were working for Alaska Airlines when they say that...
Not For Web

...medical student (Emayatzy Corinealdi) dealing with life after her husband goes to prison.Then there is "A Walk Among the Tombstones," also on disc Tuesday, which found Liam Neeson trying to have an action hit without "Taken" in the title. It did not...
Arts calendar

...under the control of ultra-violent Russian gangsters, he can't stand idly by - he has to help her."A Walk Among the Tombstones" (R) - Synopsis: Private investigator Matthew Scudder is hired by a drug kingpin to find out who kidnapped and murdered...
Arts calendar charge of the granddaughter he never knew existed until his estranged son drops her off at his home."A Walk Among the Tombstones" (R) - Synopsis: Private investigator Matthew Scudder is hired by a drug kingpin to find out who kidnapped and murdered...
Memorial to the Forgotten

...before Whaler's Cove Lodge was built on this fish-shaped island south of Angoon.Even the cemetery is hidden - marble tombstones, covered in moss, lean beneath towering trees that conceal the sun. The longest-lasting markers are those left by whalers...
Juneau's spookiest house?

...driveway at 8001 Gladstone, where 11 tombstones poke jaggedly from the moss and elaborately...yard. This is his second year carving tombstones out of insulation foam and building...That Halloween he constructed his first tombstone, a Victorian-looking monument marking...
Study: AIDS incidence in women is up

...University of Southern California. Signs saying "silence equals death" and "Ask questions - people are dying" stood like tombstones outside popular hangouts in West Hollywood. A restaurant kept a count board showing how many people had died of a mysterious...
Juneau Empire Story Archive

...poorest part of the country, in the autonomous province of Kosovo and Metohija. Albanian separatists were destroying Serbian tombstones, churches, and monasteries; burning barns and haystacks, killing livestock; raping Serbian women, but occasionally men...


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