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...Dorothy Wagoner will be at the keyboard and Marti Slater will sing O Holy Night. The Matthew Dura family will light the advent wreath. The chancel stained glass window will be lit from the outside. The service will end with Silent Night sung...
A semblance of pristine

...farming was the third largest industry in Alaska, after fishing and mining, but the stock-market crash of 1929 and the advent of World War II brought sharp declines in fur prices. By the 1990s, no fox farms remained. Today only traces of the...
The Ambassaduer, telephone timers and taxi meters. When Carl died in 1934, and his son, Gote Borgstrom, took over. With the advent of World War II, the demand for taxi meters fell off. Gote, a fishing enthusiast who knew how to make precision equipment...
Obesity, physical education and sports... hmmm?

...participating in organized sports at the elementary school were apparently luxuries that I naively took for granted. With the advent of No Child Left Behind, these programs were trimmed to make room in the curriculum for remedial and credit recovery...
UAF Chef shows Farmers Market customers how to make produce delicious?

...was the Soldotna Police parking lot. Two decades later the local Saturday Farmers Market is stronger than ever with the advent of high tunnels and health movement toward eating foods that are grown in season where you live. "With the high tunnels...
Senators visit Peninsula

...The battle pitted the involved parties, such as farmers, fishermen and timber workers against one another. With the advent of shale gas, however, the debate has swiftly shifted to exporting, Wyden said. Wyden spoke against LNG exports in...
Common misconceptions about cardiovascular care

...responsibility to embrace healthy lifestyles. With these as a backdrop, we have seen even steeper declines in mortality with the advent of cholesterol lowering medications, such as statins. To emphasize these points, I would like to highlight the findings...
Former gov stumps for gas pipeline

...We've talked about the big diameter pipe going in for 40 years," he said. "It may get done eventually, but the advent of fracking now has flooded the market in the Lower 48 and driven down the price of natural gas and it's obvious the...
Rotary Peninsula Beer Fest where "Civilization meets Fermentation!"?

...Hogue. The whole image of beer drinking has transitioned into what is being called a new culture of taste thanks to the advent of micro-breweries, "The Chocolate Porter is an example of a beer that is consumed for the enjoyment of the flavor...
Homer adapting to changes in market

...changes in Alaska's commercial fishing business, from the advent of individual fishing quotas to the calamitous decline...unthinkable a decade ago. Every-thing changed with the advent of IFQs, however, and now another major change on the...


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