Latest Anchorage Stories

2014-01-29 08:22:33

ANCHORAGE, Ala., Jan. 29, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Nanook and Seawolf fans can now watch school spirit come to life in two new time-lapse videos. Set to school songs provided by each university, the videos show the painting of Alaska Airlines' newest university-themed aircraft, celebrating the University of Alaska Anchorage and the University of Alaska Fairbanks. View the videos at www.youtube.com/AlaskaAirVids. The spirited paint themes feature school colors and mascots from each...

2014-01-16 20:22:05

Bradley L. Sparks, M.D., joins Anchorage Fracture & Orthopedic Clinic ANCHORAGE, Alaska, Jan. 16, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Bradley L. Sparks, M.D., is the newest orthopedic surgeon to join the expert team of doctors at Anchorage Fracture & Orthopedic Clinic, located at 3831 Piper Street, Suite S-220 in Anchorage. Patients in need of experienced sports medicine, joint replacement or trauma care are encouraged to call (907) 563-3145 to schedule an appointment. As a board-certified,...

2013-12-12 23:24:53

Today business law firm Garvey Schubert Barer announced the addition of five attorneys to its Healthcare Practice Group. The recent additions are Sandra T. Johnson and Jessica M. Belle, who are based in the Seattle office; Barbra Z. Nault, who is based in the Anchorage office; Maurice W. Heller, who is based in the New York City office; and Rachael A. Ream, Ph.D., who will be based in both Seattle and Portland. The latest addition to the group, Rachael A. Ream, Ph.D., was previously with...

2013-12-06 23:00:07

Alaskan soccer mom Lisa Sanders shares reflections of a mission’s trip to Uganda. Anchorage, Alaska (PRWEB) December 07, 2013 Did you know that over 40 percent of Ugandan children will die before their fifth birthday? That public school is not free in Uganda? With countless people going over to help these communities, Lisa Sanders asks: are you prepared for the coming experience? In “12 Days in Africa," Lisa shares observations and reflections from her short-term missionary trip...

2013-11-22 23:29:47

DAT/EM Systems International is pleased to welcome Tara Tate as Marketing Coordinator at their Anchorage-based headquarters. She joins DAT/EM—and Alaska—from California where she earned her Bachelor’s Degree from University of California at Santa Cruz with a major in Anthropology and a minor in History of Art and Visual Culture. She brings to DAT/EM strong experience in design, advertising, branding, sales, and market communication. Anchorage, Alaska, (PRWEB) November 22, 2013...

Word of the Day
  • In music, a work for a keyboard-instrument, like the pianoforte or organ, originally intended to utilize and display varieties of touch: but the term has been extended so as to include many irregular works, similar to the prelude, the fantasia, and the improvisation.
This word is Italian in origin, coming from the feminine past participle of 'toccare,' to touch.