Stuff by James Steindler

  • Locations: Español Published

    Las ayudas de cupones para alimentos vuelven a ser a como antes de la pandemia

    Traducción por Dolores Duarte

    Desde el 1 de marzo, los beneficios del Programa de Asistencia Nutricional Suplementaria (SNAP, por sus siglas en inglés) regresaron a las asignaciones de antes de la pandemia. 

    “Al inicio de la pandemia de COVID-19, el congreso autorizó subsidios deread more →

  • Locations: News Published

    SNAP benefits return to pre-pandemic allowances

    As of March 1, Supplemental Nutrition Assistance Program (SNAP) benefits were rolled back to pre-pandemic allotments. 

    “At the onset of the COVID-19 pandemic, Congress authorized emergency allotments to help meet food needs caused by record-setting unemployment,” reads a February press release from Pitkin County. “These emergency allotments were meant… read more →

  • Locations: Columns, Opinion Published

    TRE leads the body home

    By Melina Laroza
    Special to The Sopris Sun

    Being on the healer’s journey for years has led me to explore how holistic healing differs from Western medicine. Particularly it focuses on four levels of health — mental, emotional, physical and spiritual — rather thanread more →

  • Locations: Obituaries Published

    Bruce Somers April 19, 1950 – March 11, 2023

    Bruce, a 27-year resident of Carbondale, passed away peacefully after battling a long illness.

    Born and raised in Denver; he moved to the Valley in 1996. Bruce loved Carbondale and was an active member of the community for many years. He hosted the “BS Jazz Hour”read more →

  • Locations: Letters, Opinion Published

    Letters - March 16, 2023

    Not so icy
    Several places in Carbondale improved this winter, especially the Promenade and sidewalks near the Recreation Center. Thank you to those whose efforts were put forth. And, flowers to the road crew who worked during those warm, melting February afternoons followed by deep-freezes overnightsread more →

  • Locations: News Published

    Climbing high: CRMS excels at State Championships

    Special to the Sopris Sun

    On Saturday, Feb. 25, in a packed gym in Broomfield, the Colorado State High School Climbing Championships saw impressive performances from climbers representing more than 30 high schools. The 50-foot walls of G1 Climbing and Fitness hosted the 15th year of the league

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  • Locations: Fiction, Opinion Published

    Work in Progress - March 9, 2023

    Sheila Markowitz
    Glenwood Springs
    November 1980 

    I first thought about selling him when July came and I hadn’t ridden Rambler even once the previous month. I felt uneasy. He was an important part of my life. It seemed the need to be with… read more →

  • Locations: News Published

    It’s all in the stitches

    There’s a group of vivacious women, but any blokes are welcome too, who gather once a month at various locations in the Valley. They laugh a whole lot together and are as tight as a flat stitch. Why, it’s the Roaring Fork Quilt Guild (RFQG). 

    When this reporter visited… read more →

  • Locations: Letters, Opinion Published

    Letters - March 9,2023

    Charles Wicker Moses II
    The shockwaves from Wick’s passing generated a tsunami of emotions and memories for me. Wick and I were married in 1975, and we split up four years later. Wick was too young; I was way too young. While I now refer toread more →

  • Published

    Buddy Program expands to Glenwood Springs

    By Victoria Eakins and Yesenia Benavides
    Youth Correspondents

    The Buddy Program is turning 50 this year! And they’re also expanding to Glenwood Springs. The Buddy Program is a youth-mentoring nonprofit that focuses on empowering youth with one-on-one and group mentoring programs throughout the more →