Refine Search

  •  
  •  
Pioneer Potluck: Labor Days in Alaska

...construction business and owned a bar and restaurant. Labor Day was huge in Eagle River-Chugiak, as there was the Jerry Lewis Muscular Dystrophy Telethon. In conjunction with Tips Bar, a big pig was roasted in a fire pit that was started two...

http://peninsulaclarion.com/arts-entertainment/food/2013-09-03/pioneer-potluck-l
Food
"The Campaign:" This campaign spins out of control

...The depiction of the Chinese people and factory is so broad, so stereotypical, that you'd think it was written by Jerry Lewis in full-on Ping regalia. (If that reference is too old for you, think Michael Scott doing a Ping impersonation...

http://peninsulaclarion.com/arts-entertainment/2012-08-23/the-campaign-this-camp
Arts & Entertainment
CES' boots run over

...gathered in the state of Alaska and was added into the $64 million, record-setting total rounded up in the annual Jerry Lewis Labor Day telethon for muscular dystrophy. Of the $21,000 collected at the Soldotna "Y" intersection, Hale said...

http://www.peninsulaclarion.com/stories/090507/news_3709.shtml
Have faith: continue marking the milestones

...each anniversary of this event with joy and happiness. Each annual remembrance will become a milestone in itself. Jerry Lewis said the best wedding gift he received was a movie of the ceremony. When things weren't going well, he could play...

http://peninsulaclarion.com/community/religion/2011-06-10/have-faith-continue-ma
Religion
CES fills their boots to overflowing to help fight MD

...second highest raised in the 17 year history of the event. This year's telethon shortened from 21 to 6 hours and minus Jerry Lewis raised a whopping $61.5 million dollars. Local stations such as KTUU in Anchorage were actually given more time...

http://peninsulaclarion.com/dispatch/2011-09-14/ces-fills-their-boots-to-overflo
Dispatch
Soldotna family copes with muscular dystrophy

...the time. ''I knew nothing about MD,'' she recalled. ''I had to look it up in the dictionary. All I knew was Jerry Lewis and the telethon and kids in wheelchairs.'' In the years that followed, she learned plenty. She found out she was...

http://www.peninsulaclarion.com/stories/122600/ala_122600ala0040001.shtml
Alaska
When Comedy Went to School

Now Playing Synopsis: Co-directors Ron Frank and Mevlut Akkaya explore America's rich legacy of Jewish comics from New York's Catskill Mountains and beyond. Featured funnymen include Jackie Mason, Sid Caesar, Mort Sahl, and Jerry Stiller. ~ Jason Buchanan, Rovi Cast: Robert Klein, Mort Sahl, Jerry Lewis, Jerry Stiller, Sid Caesar, Jackie Mason, Larry King Movie Details Buy Tickets Movie Review

1

CONTACT US

  • 150 Trading Bay Rd, Kenai, AK 99611
  • Switchboard: 907-283-7551
  • Circulation and Delivery: 907-283-3584
  • Newsroom Fax: 907-283-3299
  • Business Fax: 907-283-3299
  • Accounts Receivable: 907-335-1257
  • View the Staff Directory
  • or Send feedback

ADVERTISING

SUBSCRIBER SERVICES

SOCIAL NETWORKING

MORRIS ALASKA NEWS