For years, National Weather Service forecaster Brian Bezenek dreaded speaking before a crowd. At work, he didn't have the confidence to address his coworkers, he said. In clubs, he was content to be a follower.
For the past 10 years, St. Vincent de Paul Society volunteers Rena Sims, Paula Sumdum and Louise Wertheimer have headed up the organization's Adopt-A-Family program, supporting Juneau families in need during the holidays.
Juneau-Douglas High School senior Sabrina Meredith paints the windows of Douglas Island Pink and Chum's administrative offices Sunday. An advanced placement art student, she designed the salmon-and-Christmas-themed window mural. Her mother, Sondra, and sister, Mirriam, helped paint the design. "I ha...
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Open Lab Computer Training, 9-11 a.m., The Learning Connection, 210 Ferry Way. Individual and small group instruction available for computer skills and online job search guidance. Free.
Senior ceramics, 10 a.m.-2 p.m., Juneau Senior Center.
Two teams set their robots on missions on side by side board during the 7th Annual Juneau Robot Jamboree at Centennial Hall on Saturday.
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Eaglecrest Ski Area on Friday lost the final round of Powder Magazine's Ski Town Throwdown to Crested Butte by less than 100 votes.
It was a "nail-biter" of a day, with Eaglecrest several hundred votes ahead in the morning.