Alaska Commons http://www.alaskacommons.com Live Local. Fri, 23 Feb 2018 14:16:10 +0000 en-US hourly 1 https://wordpress.org/?v=4.9.5 http://www.alaskacommons.com/wp-content/uploads/2014/01/cropped-AC-Logo-Tester-290x290.jpg Alaska Commons http://www.alaskacommons.com 32 32 31443180 One Last Time http://www.alaskacommons.com/2017/05/04/one-last-time/ http://www.alaskacommons.com/2017/05/04/one-last-time/#comments Fri, 05 May 2017 05:00:23 +0000 http://www.alaskacommons.com/?p=50316 We couldn't have built Alaska Commons Media without you, and we’re so grateful you could be a part of it. We gave it a try, and now it’s time to move forward. From all of us, to all of you: thank you.

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This Week’s Top 10 Internet Memes http://www.alaskacommons.com/2017/04/29/weeks-top-10-internet-memes-42/ http://www.alaskacommons.com/2017/04/29/weeks-top-10-internet-memes-42/#respond Sat, 29 Apr 2017 08:56:35 +0000 http://www.alaskacommons.com/?p=50291 We still rounded up the ten best internet memes of the week so you can enjoy Saturday morning funnies grown-up style. Enjoy!

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Turn and Face the Strange (Ch-Ch-Changes) http://www.alaskacommons.com/2017/04/26/turn-face-strange-ch-ch-changes/ http://www.alaskacommons.com/2017/04/26/turn-face-strange-ch-ch-changes/#respond Wed, 26 Apr 2017 19:42:40 +0000 http://www.alaskacommons.com/?p=50282 Alaska Commons award winning writer and managing editor John Aronno resigns! What this means for Alaska Commons is unclear and we hope our readers will have patience during our transition.

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Latest Attempt to Roll Back LGBTQ Equal Protections Law Approved by Anchorage Municipal Attorney http://www.alaskacommons.com/2017/04/22/latest-attempt-to-roll-back-lgbtq-equal-protections-law-approved-by-anchorage-municipal-attorney/ http://www.alaskacommons.com/2017/04/22/latest-attempt-to-roll-back-lgbtq-equal-protections-law-approved-by-anchorage-municipal-attorney/#respond Sat, 22 Apr 2017 08:34:39 +0000 http://www.alaskacommons.com/?p=50257 In a legal opinion, Anchorage Municipal Attorney William Falsey recommended certification of an initiative rolling back rights for transgender residents.

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This Week’s Top 10 Internet Memes http://www.alaskacommons.com/2017/04/21/weeks-top-10-internet-memes-41/ http://www.alaskacommons.com/2017/04/21/weeks-top-10-internet-memes-41/#respond Sat, 22 Apr 2017 06:22:24 +0000 http://www.alaskacommons.com/?p=50255 We've rounded up the ten best internet memes of the week so you can enjoy Saturday morning funnies grown-up style. Enjoy!

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A Letter to the Editor from Anchorage School Board President Tam Agosti-Gisler http://www.alaskacommons.com/2017/04/21/letter-editor-anchorage-school-board-president-tam-agosti-gisler/ http://www.alaskacommons.com/2017/04/21/letter-editor-anchorage-school-board-president-tam-agosti-gisler/#comments Sat, 22 Apr 2017 06:07:23 +0000 http://www.alaskacommons.com/?p=50248 Dear editor, It’s disheartening to hear comments made in the legislative halls and offices of Juneau which are based on incorrect information and hyperbole. At a time when state legislators are making important decisions which will have far-reaching impacts on our state, it’s critically important they use facts to inform their decisions. Here’s how the […]

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Alaska’s Veterans and Pioneer Homes are Here to Stay http://www.alaskacommons.com/2017/04/19/alaskas-veterans-and-pioneer-homes-are-here-to-stay/ http://www.alaskacommons.com/2017/04/19/alaskas-veterans-and-pioneer-homes-are-here-to-stay/#respond Thu, 20 Apr 2017 05:22:27 +0000 http://www.alaskacommons.com/?p=50243 This goes out to those lawmakers who had the audacity to propose closure of the Veterans and Pioneers Homes of Palmer and Juneau due to budget cuts.

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Emotional and Epic Changes to the Anchorage Assembly. Here’s An Illustration http://www.alaskacommons.com/2017/04/19/emotional-and-epic-changes-to-the-anchorage-assembly-so-heres-an-illustration/ http://www.alaskacommons.com/2017/04/19/emotional-and-epic-changes-to-the-anchorage-assembly-so-heres-an-illustration/#respond Wed, 19 Apr 2017 12:20:06 +0000 http://www.alaskacommons.com/?p=50235 Anchorage's election saw two openly gay Assembly members elected, a new addition in South Anchorage, and an epic comic book analogy we totally exploited.

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