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Pioneer Potluck: About my grandpa

...each were kept in a drawer waiting for another string or rubber band to be wrapped around. At one time one of my uncles wanted to know if the rubber band ball would bounce. Grandpa's look of disapproval and...
Wildlife refuge learning program takes hands-on approach

...fifteen children and parents surrounding Eskelin and her assistant wrote the findings down in their handmade stick and rubber band nature journals. The walk was the second to last of the refuge's Family Explorer Program walks. Beginning in the...
Around the District

...Hooper, and Sam Smith and also the team called the "Rubber Band Rappers" consisting of Carly Johnson, Olivia Easley, Jaycee Tauriainen, and Marcus Dunham. The Rubber Band Rappers were the highest scoring junior level team from...
Raising leeches a brisk business

...knows it's much more valuable than that. He slips a rubber band off the aluminum and unfolds it. He likes what he sees...a piece of turkey liver in the fold and wraps a heavy rubber band around the whole works. He tosses the trap in the pond...
Man dies in boat accident

...his guide's drift boat in the Amber Drive area shortly before 5 p.m. on June 8 when the rope broke, much like a rubber band, and recoiled into him, according to Alaska State Troopers. "The fact that it was stretched out so much with that...
Competition draws talent, unique building materials

...problem was for them to create a contraption that could ring a bell, turn a fan blade, raise an object, stretch a rubber band, spill a container of beans and burst an inflated non-latex glove. And all that in a matter of 30 seconds. The...
Boating safety should go beyond law

...could gain lethal force. "It's just like stretching a rubber band, and the end will have the maximum velocity," Parsons...kinetic energy, and it's mostly stored at the end of the rubber band." Parsons said it would be difficult to calculate how...
Pockets can hold life?s treasures, random rubber bands I forgot where I was supposed to go that evening instead of straight home. A stick of gum, sugar-free. A thick rubber band. Purple, which told me it probably had come off a bundle of asparagus or broccoli and had been seen as too useful to...
Lavender's Lovely

...just above the leaves, leaving a good long stem for drying. Place a few stems together and bundle them with a thick rubber band. Hang lavender bundles, upside down, in a warm (not humid) place, away from sunlight. It will take about 10 days...
Lady Liberty: Nikiski woman has a blast despite occasional dousing

...a smidge over 5-foot-1 and about 120 pounds -- so she has to cinch up the one-size-fits-all gown with a rubber band or hair tie. Still, a grimy ring of enduring gray encircles the bottom 3 inches of the outfit. "Today they will...


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