Pluviophile: a lover of rain; someone who finds joy and peace of mind during rainy days.
Did you know that words exists? I'm thinking there might be a reason why people don't go around shouting they are pluviophiles.
When Yogi Berra died last week, I lost another of my childhood sports idols. Along with Roger Maris, Mickey Mantle, Roger Bannister, Edmund Hillary, Johnny Unitas and so many others. Now, Bannister, who broke the four-minute mile, is the only one left.
My last root canal went great! There was no pain nor even any discomfort. Or at least there was none that I can remember. My dentist prescribed two little blue pills. I took one 30 minutes before the procedure and one when I got there.
■ The Soldotna Chamber of Commerce meets at noon today at Froso's restaurant in Soldotna. Kenai Peninsula Borough School District Superintendent Sean Dusek will give an update on the Kenai Peninsula School District.
Alaska LNG project teams played it by the numbers — really big numbers — in a presentation on construction plans to federal, state and municipal officials:
Site preparations for the proposed liquefied natural gas plant and massive LNG storage tanks in Nikiski would require stripping up to 4 mill...