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Troy Quinn is ready to wow the Juneau audiences

...idea of new beginnings that will include Shostakovich's Festive Overture and Dvorak Ninth Symphony, also known as the New World Symphony. Later in the season, he's planned a performance of Brahms's Fourth Symphony, a piece that sets a very...
Art | Local
Refuge Notebook: Tracking time in the New and Old Worlds

...the Kenai Peninsula, a sliver of the Last Frontier in the New World, is tracked by natural history sometimes captured by...harvest and store wild foods. Although early humans in the New World likely contributed to the extinction of large mammals...
Old School thanking

...about being thankful. The Pilgrims first celebrated Thanksgiving in 1621 after their first harvest after landing in the New World. Thanksgiving was a feast that lasted three days which included 90 Native Americans and 53 Pilgrims. It was common...
If this is the end... attempt to prepare for the end of the world? "Stockpiling toilet paper," Perry said. "I think that would be the new world currency. I think if you had toilet paper you could get what you wanted from anybody else." * What advice or techniques...
On the water, then and now

...much better. On the Atlantic during the 1800s, for example, most passengers were people emigrating from Europe to the New World, hoping to find a better place to live. The crossing from England to North America could take more than three weeks...
Fishing | Outdoors
Exploring God's word leads to great discoveries

...sailed the ocean blue." The familiar elementary school jingle above fixed the date of the journey of Columbus to the New World in my mind for life, but no one at that time told me the real reason for the perseverance and ultimate success of...
Around the District

...Primary grades are studying familiar land forms and geological features of the earth.Kindergartners will set sail for the "New World" in team "Mayflower" ships next week. All kindergarten through grade three students will participate in a winter...

...generation of destroyers."The concept of the Zumwalt is sort of a bridge between the traditions of the past and the new world of networked warfare and precision guided munitions," said Loren Thompson, defense analyst at the Lexington Institute...
Around the District

...pilgrims. The class is in need of large cardboard boxes that they will use to make their "journey" from England to the New World. Students in grades 1 - 3 are beginning a study of the nature of light. The unit includes the anatomy of how people...
Photo Feature: Summer training

...was no fountain of youth, but Ponce got some good exercise hiking around and running from reptiles while visiting the New World. Rumor had it that he felt so much better after all that he kept on hiking the rest of his life. He claimed it kept...


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