The Anchorage Planning and Zoning Commission has decided to go against staff recommendations to delay construction of a road connecting Elmore to Bragaw Street to increase access to the U-Med District.
Looking for a bright spot in the state economy? Jobs in the coffee industry have grown 20 percent since 2011. Check out the skills of top Alaska baristas in this photo gallery and video from a tournament-style latte art competition in Ship Creek.
Municipal officials and non-profits in Anchorage are looking at ways to provide public bathroom facilities for the city's homeless population as outdoor human waste becomes an increasing problem in some neighborhoods.