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Legendary Hawaii canoe embarks on global odyssey

...meaning."The three-year tour - roughly south and west from Hawaii past Australia, around the Cape of Good Hope, to the Americas, and back via the Panama Canal - will make the Hokulea's watershed first voyage in 1976 look like a light jog.That roundtrip...

...have become more available in recent years. Originally from southern Mexico and the Central and northern South regions of the Americas, papaya is now grown in most tropical areas. The flesh of a papaya is a rich orange color (think salmon), with either...
Food vendors who are ubiquitous these days, with carts on every cross street west of Sixth Avenue (that's Avenue of the Americas for those of you who don't live here), across from Radio City Music Hall. The most popular halal stand with the longest...

...other's tribal affiliation simply from the design of their shoes, according to the nonprofit group Native Languages of the Americas.Observers say the Rock Your Mocs campaign is helping to fuel a resurgence of Native American pride.By Friday morning...

...where shelves are stacked tall with boxes of food it uses to stock 143 grocery store-like storehouses it runs across the Americas to provide food to members in need.Foster said the church tries to keep a six-month supply of food for each of the storehouses...
Obama turns the page, looks forward to second term when the worst recession in decades was still deepening."We will support democracy from Asia to Africa, from the Americas to the Middle East, because our interests and our conscience compel us to act on behalf of those who long for freedom...
Fishermen protest Walmart salmon decision

...certification, except for Prince William Sound, which is pending a study, said Jim Humphreys, MSC's fisheries director for the Americas region.However, he notes it's still up to the processors to seek out the certification."It's not up to us, it's...
Porter: Kenai standing strong, moving forward

...Two new companies signed an eight-year-lease, he said. A typical lease is for three or four years, he said. Expro Americas LLC, a business operating two buildings in the city already, is breaking ground for a third building, he said. And the...
Knives, guns and other tools

...of Europe. The four transatlantic voyages made by Columbus marked the beginning of the exploration and colonization of the Americas, which couldn't have happened without the compass. The rifle ranked No. 7, between the scythe (No. 6) and the sword...
Community News

Women's applications sought Soroptimist International of Twin Cities, part of the Soroptimist International of the Americas, a volunteer service organization for women in business, management and the professions have applications available...


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