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Friday Aug 15 | Anchorage Daily News

Industry rallies employers and workers to 'vote no on 1'

Gov. Sean Parnell signed Senate Bill 21, the More Alaska Production Act, into law during a special meeting of the Anchorage Chamber of Commerce at the Dena'ina Center on Tuesday, May 21, 2012.


Related Topix: Alaska, Alaska Government, Sean Parnell, US Governors, Recreational Vehicle

How to do Hyperlapse Photography

Should the U.S. Capitol Have a POW/MIA Memorial?

This Woman Looks Like She's Wearing Makeup. She's Not.

Critics Slam 'Ice Bucket Challenge' as 'Slacktivism' and 'Stunt Philanthropy'

Friday Aug 15 | DNR Public Notices

2014 Alaska State Fair Farm Family of the Year Announced

The Williams family of EagleSong Family Peony Farm has been selected by the Alaska agriculture community as the 2014 Alaska State Fair Farm Family of the Year.


Related Topix: Alaska, Alaska Government, Agriculture, Science, Palmer, AK, Recreational Vehicle, US News, United States Department of Agriculture

Thu Aug 14, 2014


Alaska Kayaker Still Missing in Costa Rica

Almost two weeks ago, 27-year-old Alaskan Cody Dial was reported missing on a kayak trip in Costa Rica.


Related Topix: Costa Rica, World News, Central America, Recreational Vehicle, Alaska Pacific University

Wed Aug 13, 2014

Broward-Palm Beach

Master Sommelier Virginia Philip Hosting Exclusive Champagne Dinner August 22

If you like wine with your filet mignon, the menu at NYY Steak at the Seminole Casino in Coconut Creek could be a new venue to treat your taste buds.


Related Topix: Wine, Drink, Life, Dining, Recreational Vehicle

Tue Aug 12, 2014

Homer Tribune

South Peninsula Radio Club offers fun, friendship

Amateur radio provides the ability to communicate with people around the block, around the world and even in space.


Related Topix: Life, Hobbies, Ham Radio, Homer, AK, Recreational Vehicle

Mon Aug 11, 2014

The Arizona Republic

20 restaurants for white fish

Check out this story on Not all fish is fishy, such as the white-flesh varieties that include cod, tilapia, catfish, grouper, mahi mahi and ono.


Related Topix: North America Travel, Travel, Hawaii Travel, Phoenix, AZ, Scottsdale, AZ, Dining, Recreational Vehicle, Entertainment

Sat Aug 09, 2014

Robert B. Simpson: Power and abuse

North Carolina school teachers have had it rough for a while. Most have not had a raise in five years.


Related Topix: Recreational Vehicle, Barbara Boxer, US News, US Senate, Democrat, US Politics, US Military, Fort Benning, US Army, Republican, US House of Representatives, Don Young

Thu Aug 07, 2014

USA Today

Art N' Ink Festival showcases tattoos in Vegas

The worlds of tattoo artistry, classic cars and old school rock n' roll all combine this weekend for the second installment of the Art N' Ink Festival at South Point.


Related Topix: Recreational Vehicle

All the Brews Fit to Pint: Capping off Ypsi-Arbor Beer Week

The sturm und drank of Ypsi-Arbor Beer Week continues, with more tappings and tastings that space and/or my short attention span allow me to list here.


Related Topix: Beer, Drink, Life, Food, Dining, Recreational Vehicle, Home Gardening, Home, us Travel, Travel

Mon Aug 04, 2014

New York Post

Have a whale of a time at the Museum of Natural Historya s adult sleepover

It's an hour after midnight, and the Hall of Saurischian Dinosaurs is nearly empty.


Related Topix: Dinosaur, Science, Paleontology, Celebrities, Ben Stiller, Recreational Vehicle

Sun Aug 03, 2014

The Marco Polo Restaurant ..Where East Meets West

We had dinner this past week at the acclaimed Marco Polo restaurant located in the beautiful Viana Hotel We entered the restaurant through the feng- shui designed lobby of the hotel, with its fabulous multi colored lights and marble designer floors.


Related Topix: Life, Dining, Recreational Vehicle

Fri Aug 01, 2014

China Daily

Feast on love

Qixi Festival, Chinese Valentine's Day, falls on Aug 2 this year, and as Ye Jun reports, many of the capital's top restaurants are offering fantastic deals for couples wanting a special night out.


Related Topix: Recreational Vehicle, Life, Dining, World News, Marketing, China,


The First Big Video Game Made By Native Alaskans

A few years ago, an Alaskan indigenous community found themselves with money to invest.


Related Topix: Video Games, Alaska, Game., Recreational Vehicle, The, Deep Silver, Alaska Government

Thu Jul 31, 2014

Peninsula Clarion

What's Happening

The center is located at 816 Cook Avenue in Old Town Kenai. For more information, call 907-283-7040.


Related Topix: Kenai, AK, Soldotna, AK, Homer, AK, Theater, Arts, Seward, AK, Recreational Vehicle


A First Look at the New SITE Santa Fe Biennial

At this point it's hard to keep track of which type of art event there are more of: art fairs or biennials.


Related Topix: Recreational Vehicle

Wed Jul 30, 2014

Dallas Morning News

Restaurant review: Easy, relaxed vibe - and dishes - at Stock and Barrel

In June, Jon Stevens was spreading good crusty toasts with fava purA©e and dressing them up with mascarpone, speck and a drizzle of balsamic.


Related Topix: Drink, Cocktails, Recreational Vehicle, Potatoes, Life, Vegetables, Entertainment

CBS Local

Phantom Gourmet: Great 8 Spots For Big Portions & Buffets

The bigger the plate, the happier Phantom will be. These are the eight greatest spots he's found for buffets and big portions, which will make you wish you wore elastic pants.


Related Topix: Life, Food, Dining, Recreational Vehicle, Dessert, Ice Cream, Meat

Tue Jul 29, 2014

Fox News

'Transformers' gal shows skin

Watch Peltz transform on the red carpet. Promoting her new movie, "Transformers: Age Of Extinction," the 19-year-old first donned a white dress with a strategically-placed back cut-out and later stunned in an orange number with a plunging neckline.


Related Topix: True Blood, Vampire News, Entertainment, Television, Recreational Vehicle, Wedding

Daily Kos

NAICOB Regeneration Crowdfunding Challenge: "Two for Tuesday"

Note: This diary is in support of an ongoing crowdfunding effort by the North American Indian Center of Boston .


Related Topix: Jamaica Plain (Boston, MA), Boston, MA, Recreational Vehicle, US News, Liberal Political News

Mon Jul 28, 2014

Black Voice News

Report: Stereotyped Mascots Harmfully Effecting Native American Youth

By Roberto Alejandro Special to the NNPA from the Afro-American Newspaper A recent report prepared by The Center for American Progress found stereotypical team mascots have a harmful effect on American Indian and Alaska Native youth.


Related Topix: Recreational Vehicle