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Nursing home acknowledged for elder care

...staff that every behavior is a means of communicating a need we are able to identify the need and satisfy it. It is a language we must learn, not subdue." Heritage Place is the only facility in Alaska that does not use anti-psychotic medication...
"Body of Truth"

...She "couldn't even consider the possibility" that having a few extra pounds wasn't such a bad thing.Even the language we use for weight has changed in the past few years: what was once chubby or husky is now "obese" or "overweight...
Arts & Entertainment

...are debating how the new venue will change what they do. For instance, will the actors be permitted to use rawer language?"We will have to find our own boundaries next year," Carlock said. "The theme of the show is set so I don't think...
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Perils of Polly: China and Tibet, one step at a time

...the bus crawled to the Great Wall. Then what? Tickets for this and that, but which to buy, and which is which? Language! We bought a round trip on the sliding car, but didn't know it, and didn't know what a sliding car was! Returned...
College course passes on Dena'ina language

...important as learning the subtle nuances of the language is learning about the different way of thinking conveyed in the language. "We're learning the vocabulary and how the grammar works, but we're also learning about the culture," he said...
Ron Devon and Cathy Giessel: Senate District N Q&A what we want and what we need, not the federal government. We must work to create Coastal Zone management with language we agree on, and the sooner the better.Giessel: Deliberate and thoughtful discussions about state programs are always...

...blame for the several extra inches around my hips and I don't even drink pop! (Sodas to you who speak another language.) We place the blame on the object so we don't have to address the habit. Let's ban guns, get rid of tobacco, put...
Upper Cook Inlet Task Force proposals rejected by Board of Fish

...task force's recommendations more restrictive than the current management plan. "We realized that in a piece of language ... we would have shut down the river, the setnetters and everybody because ... the late run didn't have a projection...
Giving peace a chance Soldotna Elementary School, where the words, ?May Peace Prevail on Earth? is written in eight different languages. ?We?re going to let our wishes for peace blow around the world, and the wish I made was that people would be happy...


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