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Beating the summer bummers

There’s been a pretty wicked case of summer malaise around the office. Hitting various members of the Press staff intermittently like rolling black outs. It’s characterized by a lot of heavy sighing, longingly staring out of our big office…

Guest review: Poetry Slam with Katie Wirsing and Rudy Francisco

By Sarah Evans Somewhere along the line, poetry got a bad rap.  Maybe it was from the desks of your stuffy 11th grade English classroom, where you wished Walt Whitman would just speak plainly.  Or…

What’s up: Stuff you should know about

Remember last year when Anchorage was named the worst dressed city? You can read about it here, here and of course, here we have a Top Ten by the Press’s own Ash Adams about how to…

Guest review: Aurora: A Tale of the Northern Lights

By Stefanie House On Friday night I had the opportunity to attend Anchorage Classical Ballet’s performance of Aurora: A Tale of the Northern Lights. To be honest, my expectations going in to the show were…

Night Out: The Builders and The Butchers Pt. 2

Last week we shared some photos from the Friday night Builders and Butchers show at the Taproot. Today we  have images from the Saturday night show, shot by Kerry Tasker. Openers SJ + Drums and Stubby’s…