Half a Year to Go

It’s that time of year when our personal lives fill up with so much “busyness.”  We have our home to decorate, presents to buy, cookies to bake, people to visit, more cookies to bake, presents to wrap, school programs to watch, recitals to go to,...

Light Flights

Where were you at 4:30 p.m., Friday, December 19, 2014?  I was attending the largest party in town! Yep, the Mendenhall Flying Lions and Coastal Helicopters know how to throw a party!  I hope you were able to make it! A few of us showed up at the Juneau airport around...

Foster Child Gift Giving

Saturday was a busy day for the Mendenhall Flying Lions but we divided and conquered and accomplished what needed to be done. Some of us participated in the Food Drive to benefit Hoonah and others participated in the Office of Children Services Gift Giving event....

Food Drive to Benefit Hoonah

Yesterday was our second annual food drive to benefit the comnunity of Hoonah, Alaska.  Hoonah is the largest Tlingit village in Alaska with about 70 percent of its 850 residents being Alaska Native heritage.  Fishing is its mainstay industry.  Hoonah is 30 miles west...