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Refuge Notebook: Finding the meaning of the moose

...terrible with remembering people's names. I can remember the Latin names of trees, insect, animals, and even recite lines from...down the street is named Kevin or Steve. Perhaps it is because Latin names are consistent. Every black spruce looks (for the most...

http://peninsulaclarion.com/outdoors/2015-02-26/refuge-notebook-finding-the-mean
Outdoors

...last month. But Sonia Ruseler, an Argentina-based spokeswoman for Arcos Dorados, which runs McDonald's restaurants in Latin America, declined to say Tuesday why other countries in the region are not affected.Accustomed to shortages of their favorite...

http://peninsulaclarion.com/arts-entertainment/food/2015-01-06
Food
Rich Lowry: Obama's Cuban olive branch

...beliefs about our Cuba policy probably don't differ much from those of the average black-turtleneck-clad graduate student in Latin American studies.Every dictator around the world must be waiting anxiously for a call or a postcard from Obama. The leader...

http://peninsulaclarion.com/opinion/2014-12-21/rich-lowry-obamas-cuban-olive-bra
Opinion
Refuge Notebook: Celebrating marmots

...their front feet for burrowing with 5 pats on their forepaws and 6 on their hind paws. Caligata, which means "booted" in Latin, comes from their black feet. Their pelage color is adapted to help them blend with the surrounding lichen-colored rocks...

http://peninsulaclarion.com/outdoors/2015-01-08/refuge-notebook-celebrating-marm
Outdoors

NEW YORK - Calle 13 is heading for Latin Grammy gold: The Puerto Rican band is...Tom Coyne has seven.Calle 13 have been Latin Grammy favorites since the band broke on...was the big winner last year with three Latin Grammys, is nominated for six awards...

http://peninsulaclarion.com/arts-entertainment/2014-09-24-2
Arts & Entertainment
What's Happening

? The Performing Arts Society 2014-2015 Concert Series presents the John Damberg Latin Jazz Sextet in a delightful evening of Brazilian, Afro-Cuban and original music. Concert is Saturday at 7:30 p.m. at Kenai...

http://peninsulaclarion.com/arts-entertainment/2014-11-05/whats-happening
Arts & Entertainment
Fish with a Latin twist

...pronounced suh-vee-chay -- because summer is prime time for fish, tomatoes and sweet onions, the main ingredients in this Latin American dish. Ceviche is raw seafood. The "cooking" happens when it's marinated in the juice of citrus fruit, usually...

http://www.peninsulaclarion.com/stories/071709/out_359283204.shtml

...loaded with meat and, more often than not, cheese.In the United States, that means cheeseburgers and hot dogs and pizza. In Latin American countries, there are tamales, burritos, enchiladas, empanadas and the like. There were Chinese dumplings. Greek...

http://peninsulaclarion.com/community/2014-09-26
Community

...novels and short stories that illuminated Latin America's passions, superstition, violence...that the novel was the first in which "Latin Americans recognized themselves, that...literature in 1982, Garcia Marquez described Latin America as a "source of insatiable creativity...

http://peninsulaclarion.com/e-eduardo-castillo/2014-04-19
Kenai Council tables contentious veteran's monument resolution

A contentious resolution surrounding a Latin cross embedded in a veteran's memorial on public land has been...Separation of Church and State, asked the city to remove the Latin cross from the veteran's memorial and requested a response...

http://peninsulaclarion.com/news/2014-04-05-2
News

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