Juneau-Douglas High School alumna Kaitlin Niewoehner, bottom left, performs as a "silly girl" who fawns over Gaston during a traveling production of Beauty and the Beast. The show will travel across the U.S. and Canada for nine months. Niewoehner also plays a spoon, plate, and napkin within the seven-minute number "Be Our Guest."
When a dancer says they want to pursue a professional career, critics abound. Former Juneau-Douglas High School student and dancer Kaitlin Niewoehner is one of the exceptions for those able to make ends meet by being light on their feet.
You didn't move all the way from New York to Alaska to reconnect with Judaism.
And yet there you ar e -more Lower East Side than Great Northwest - seeking guidance from your rabbi on a spiritual matter: your daughter wants a Christmas tree.
Nine students in the University of Alaska's School of Nursing were pinned Friday, Dec. 12 during a ceremony at the UAS Sitka campus.
"The traditional pinning ceremony is a symbolic welcoming of the new nurse into the profession," said Dr.
Thank you community members for the most generous monetary gift to the Gastineau Community School's breakfast program. Rest assured, the funds will be most helpful to feeding our students and the community.
A very big thank you to the Blackwell Fund, the Machamer Fund and the Douglas- Dornan Foundation of the Juneau Community Foundation for recent grants to the Juneau Afterschool Coalition to sustain the B.A.M.
Juneau Big Brothers and Big Sisters would like to thank the staff at the Canvas Art Studio for taking the time to teach our Bigs and Littles how to do block printing. Every match's creation was a collaborative effort.
Annesha McGuire, of Juneau, and Kace J. AhChing, of Thousand Oaks, California, announced their plans to wed May 10, 2015 in Carson City, California.
McGuire's parents are Randy Lippert and Johnelle M. Lippert.
Recent births at Bartlet Regional Hospital:
• A son, Brody Lee Smith, weighing 7 lbs. 14 oz., was born to Angela Smith and Edward Allen on Dec. 1, 2014.
• A son, Ryder Daniel Pardee, weighing 8 lbs. 2 oz.