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  1. Worn-out Spenard Farmers Market organizers call it quits, hope for a successor eventRead the original story w/Photo

    Feb 16, 2015 | Anchorage Daily News

    For five summers, the Spenard Farmers Market has been a Saturday morning neighborhood destination in West Anchorage, a place to stock up on Prince William Sound shrimp, Palmer carrots and perhaps a fistful of peonies in the unlikely locale of the Chilkoot Charlie's parking lot. For 40 or so local artists, growers and fishermen, the market meant selling to a crowd that on a good day numbered in the thousands.

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  2. Affordable Care Act insurance requirement takes effect this tax seasonRead the original story w/Photo

    Feb 11, 2015 | Anchorage Daily News

    June Kwon and her daughter Esther Kwon get tax preparation help from AARP Tax-Aide volunteer Jerry Fox at Anchorage's Spenard Recreation Center on Tuesday, February 3, 2015. Kwon said she heard about the free program from her neighbor.

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  3. Berkowitz enters Anchorage mayoral raceRead the original story w/Photo

    Feb 10, 2015 | APRN

    ... ways to get pre-K available to Anchorage's people," he told the applauding crowd who gathered to hear his remarks at Spenard Roadhouse. The final filing deadline for the Anchorage race is on Friday. Berkowitz says he waited to file until former ...

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  4. AK: People Mover Finishing Proposal for Service CutsRead the original story w/Photo

    Feb 9, 2015 | Mass Transit

    Feb. 08--Anchorage transit officials are in the final stages of evaluating proposed changes to the city bus system, including cuts for routes through the Spenard neighborhood and Eagle River, that would take effect June 1. The bus system, People Mover, first unveiled the changes in early January as part of a system-wide assessment that happens each year. The most significant proposals involve boosting service to Northeast Anchorage routes and eliminating part of a route that runs to the Spenard Recreation Center in West Anchorage.

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  5. People Mover finishing proposal for service cuts, changesRead the original story w/Photo

    Feb 7, 2015 | Anchorage Daily News

    Anchorage transit officials are in the final stages of evaluating proposed changes to the city bus system , including cuts for routes through the Spenard neighborhood and Eagle River, that would take effect June 1. The bus system, People Mover, first unveiled the changes in early January as part of a system-wide assessment that happens each year. The most significant proposals involve boosting service to Northeast Anchorage routes and eliminating part of a route that runs to the Spenard Recreation Center in West Anchorage.

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  6. Millennium Hotels And Resorts Announces Renovations Across North American PropertiesRead the original story

    Feb 6, 2015 | Hotel Interactive

    ... meeting spaces, Fancy Moose Bar, Flying Machine Restaurant and the outdoor Deck at Lake Hood, which overlooks Lake Spenard, the world's busiest floatplane lake. This lakeside hotel - the only one in Anchorage - will unveil its upgrades by the ...

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  7. Millennium Hotels and Resorts to Renovate Three North American PropertiesRead the original story w/Photo

    Feb 5, 2015 | Hotel Business

    ... meeting spaces, Fancy Moose Bar, Flying Machine Restaurant and the outdoor Deck at Lake Hood, which overlooks Lake Spenard. The lakeside hotel - the only one in Anchorage - will unveil its upgrades by the spring, marking the completion of the ...

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  8. The Best Bacon-related Dishes, Drinks and More in All 50 StatesLocal...Read the original story

    Feb 3, 2015 | AOL City Guide

    ... your meal doesn't come with enough strips to satisfy your hunger, you can double your porkiness for a small price. Spenard Roadhouse in Anchorage recognizes the unlimited potential of bacon with its rotating Bacon of the Month special. But regulars ...

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  9. Last Friday art exhibitRead the original story w/Photo

    Jan 29, 2015 | Anchorage Daily News

    Arctic Rose Gallery holds a grand re-opening reception to celebrate their move to Spenard. Local artist Kurt Jacobson has painted 16 images of the inside of eight of Anchorage's top restaurants.

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  10. Artbeat: Restaurant paintings offer feast for the eyes at relocated Arctic RoseRead the original story w/Photo

    Jan 29, 2015 | Anchorage Daily News

    After 28 years in downtown Anchorage, Arctic Rose Gallery relocated to Spenard in November. But they'll have their grand opening reception starting at 5 p.m. on Friday, Jan. 30. The first featured artist is Kurt Jacobson , whose show, "The Art of Dining In Anchorage Restaurants," includes 16 paintings of local diners and kitchen crews.

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  11. 'Open Projector Night 12'Read the original story w/Photo

    Jan 28, 2015 | Anchorage Daily News

    ... be accepted on a first come, first serve basis starting at 7 p.m. the night before the event (Jan. 28) at Bosco's on Spenard (2606 Spenard Road Anchorage, AK 99503), and will continue until we have reached 90 minutes of programming. Digital .mp4 ...

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  12. Chilkoot Charliea s resurrects the Connoisseur ClubRead the original story

    Jan 28, 2015 | Capital City Weekly

    ... I sense that 'Koots has no specific target market. Due to the legendary stature and notoriety of the long-standing Spenard party house, 'Koots attracts the young, the old, and everyone in between. Still, it's the younger crowd that continues to ...

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  13. Simple way to make Anchorage better to work, live and play -- even in winterRead the original story w/Photo

    Jan 27, 2015 | Anchorage Daily News

    ... slideshows on biking in Namibia and Tanzania, to fun rides around town to First Friday art, free tater tots at the Spenard Roadhouse and the Second Annual Winter Bike To Work Day. It all starts with a kickoff party on Jan. 29 at Anchorage Community ...

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  14. The Alaska Legislature should tend to its own house first in budget crisisRead the original story w/Photo

    Jan 24, 2015 | Anchorage Daily News

    ... they control the most, their own. Mike Bronson is a former building contractor living in Old Turnagain, a part of Spenard with pretensions, as Mike Doogan said. The views expressed here are the writer's own and are not necessarily endorsed by Alaska ...

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  15. DOC officials say inmate who hanged himself was not under suicide precautionsRead the original story w/Photo

    Jan 18, 2015 | Anchorage Daily News

    ... 18 and the complainant is under 16. Alexie was the brother of Mary Ann Alexie , a mother of four who disappeared in Spenard soon after she moved to Anchorage from Fairbanks in Oct. 2012 to study to be a medical assistant, their sister Josephine ...

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  16. Tap Root and the Miners & Trappers Ball present: Prelude in SpenardRead the original story w/Photo

    Jan 15, 2015 | Anchorage Daily News

    A night dedicated to the "old times and old timers" of Alaska - a prelude to the Miner's & Trappers Charity Ball in Spenard. This event will cater to the vast lifestyle and characters that formed into who we are now in the great last frontier.

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  17. MLK 'I have a dream' food driveRead the original story w/Photo

    Jan 7, 2015 | Anchorage Daily News

    Join Anchorage Parks and Recreation in answering Martin Luther King, Jr.'s imperative call to action of, "What are you doing for others?" by donating food items to the "I Have a Dream" Food Drive. Simply bring a food item with you when you visit Fairview or Spenard Recreation Centers between January 5 and January 19, and drop it off into one of the donation barrels located within each facility.

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  18. 'Techno-Primitive, Digital Art'Read the original story w/Photo

    Jan 1, 2015 | Anchorage Daily News

    ... stories. The results are like the series "Posters from Cancelled Performances at the Brazen Husky," a fictitious Spenard Bar plagued by a series of cancellations of shows by everyone from Madam Pavlova's Canine Acrobats to Charlie Cactus, alcoholic ...

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  19. After string of pedestrian deaths, 'Winter Walks' more relevant than everRead the original story w/Photo

    Dec 28, 2014 | Anchorage Daily News

    ... the pride of Bettles. Since June I have been co-organizing pedestrian outings around town. First in Fairview, then Spenard, Government Hill -- and now every Thursday we meet in Town Square Park in downtown Anchorage and walk for an hour as part of ...

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  20. Market Fresh: Still time to send the gift of Alaska Grown for ChristmasRead the original story w/Photo

    Dec 17, 2014 | Anchorage Daily News

    ... Farm Market and owner of WoolWind Studio & Gardens. Heppinstall says the new market is modeled after the nonprofit Spenard Farmers Market. Depot Farm Market is open noon to 6 p.m. Mondays through the end of the year. It will close for January as the ...

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