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Big things are happening in the parking lot of 49th State Brewing Co.! 49th State is putting the finishing touches on their Outdoor Beer Hall that opens up Thursday, August 5th. Shown here is a new bike valet station, where you can park your bikes free of charge. The Outdoor Beer Hall will be open rain or shine Thursdays and Fridays 4 pm-11 pm, Saturdays and Sundays 12 pm-11 pm.
Help for East High students a legacy of respected Alaska business leader Anchorage AK – As a surprise retirement gift, colleagues of BP Alaska’s former President Janet Weiss launched a fund that recognizes her and her husband Troy’s passion and commitment to expanding educational opportunity at East High School in Anchorage. Contributions of nearly $25,000 quickly rolled in from Weiss’ team members and others in the community who wanted to honor her career and community commitment. Funds from the Janet
ANCHORAGE, ALASKA — Today, Mayor Ethan Berkowitz signed Emergency Order EO-15 to preserve the health and safety of the Municipality of Anchorage from COVID-19. Anchorage just experienced our worst week of the epidemic as measured by new cases, active cases, and cases per day. New local cases are being found at more than double the rate of last week. The number of cases has exceeded the Anchorage Health Department’s capacity to rapidly trace and monitor every known case. More people are in the hospital with
ANCHORAGE, Alaska – GCI announced today that it has decided to exit the broadcast television business so that it can focus on its core business of providing data, mobile, video, voice and managed services to consumer and business customers in Alaska. Earlier today, GCI subsidiary Denali Media Holdings (DMH) and Gray Television (Gray) closed on their previously announced sale of KATH and KSCT, DMH’s NBC affiliates in the Juneau and Sitka markets. By separate agreement, DMH also sold to Gray most of the
October 2020 The Top 49ers EditionAlaska's Top Locally-Owned Businesses Ranked by Gross RevenueAlaska Business magazine Ad Space: 8/20/20 Artwork: 8/27/20 The October edition of Alaska Business magazine features the annual look at the Top 49ers, Alaska's top locally-owned businesses ranked by gross revenue. If you are interested in reserving ad space in this issue please contact Alaska Business magazine by August 20th. Here is a summary of the editorial coverage that is planned for the October
PPP Application Deadline Aug. 8; SBA Debt Relief, EIDL Still Options for Financing SEATTLE – As part of economic relief efforts related to the Coronavirus pandemic, nearly $30 billion in Paycheck Protection Program (PPP) and Economic Injury Disaster Loan (EIDL) funds have been approved for small businesses and nonprofits in the U.S. Small Business Administration (SBA) Pacific Northwest Region serving Alaska, Idaho, Oregon and Washington. To put that in perspective, during fiscal year 2019, the SBA
ANCHORAGE, ALASKA — Today, Mayor Ethan Berkowitz signed Emergency Order EO-14 to preserve health and save lives in the Municipality of Anchorage. EO-14 returns our community to a modified version of Phase Two in the Safe Anchorage: Roadmap to Reopening the Municipality of Anchorage plan. EO-14 limits public interactions in high-risk situations such as bars, restaurants, gyms, bingo halls, and other indoor facilities, through capacity and gathering limitations. These regulations supersede EO-10 in part and
Do you love local? ACLT and Anchorage Downtown Partnership, Ltd. have teamed up to bring you the “Love, Anchorage” box, a box of unique goods from Anchorage’s vibrant locally owned businesses. Treat yourself with gifts from your favorite neighborhood businesses while supporting local- 100% of the proceeds will go back to the participating small businesses! Speaking of, check out a preview of participating businesses below, with representation from the Mountain View, Fairview, Spenard, and Downtown
Veteran Business Connection Launches Directory Platform Designed for Veteran-Owned Businesses to Network
The Veteran Business Connection brings together military supporters, veterans, and veteran business owners in their communities on a network platform to achieve mission completion in a myriad of professions. Washington DC – USA – July 14, 2020 – The Veteran Business Connection is pleased to announce the launch of a free directory platform designed for veteran-owned businesses to network across platforms and industries. The Veteran Business Connection brings together military supporters, veterans,
Do you know an amazing business that deserves to be recognized? Torch Awards nominations and applications are now open! Visit trust-bbb.org/torchawards. The deadline to complete the Torch Awards application form is Monday, August 24, 2020. For questions, please email TorchAwards@thebbb.org. About the Torch Awards for Ethics The Torch Award is the most prestigious BBB award presented to exceptional organizations for their dedication to integrity and ethical business practices. Each year, Better Business
Our mobile unit is safe, caged, and has two targets. An axe-throwing coach will be provided. Perfect for corporate events, birthday parties, weddings, and many more. Call us at 907-522-2022 or visit our website and email us. Looking forward to seeing you and the next event!
Who’s Your Hero? Do you know an amazing youth in your community? Nominate them for the Summer of Heroes scholarship program. Fifteen minutes of your time may result in a scholarship for a well-deserving youth. Alaska Communications and Boys & Girls Clubs – Alaska are looking for heroes ages 6-18 who are making a positive difference in their local communities. Five outstanding heroes, plus one from our Employee Program, will each receive a $1,500 scholarship and special recognition in their local