Stuff by Raleigh Burleigh

  • Locations: News Published

    CRMPIng along for a better future

    Jerome Osentowki — an internationally-recognized permaculture pioneer — began farming on Basalt Mountain in the 1970s. Nearly 50 years later, the Central Rocky Mountain Permaculture Institute (CRMPI) is one of the oldest established demonstration sites in the United States. Operating at 7,200 feet in elevation, CRMPI has attracted students from… read more →

  • Locations: News Published

    Scuttlebutt / Calendar - Sept. 22, 2022

    Farewell, El Jebel

    On Friday, Sept. 16, the White River National Forest released a draft decision approving the sale or lease of its 30-acre administrative site near El Jebel. According to Aspen-Sopris District Ranger Kevin Warner, selling or leasing the land will provide the agency with funds toread more →

  • Locations: Español Published

    Chisme del Pueblo - 22 de septiembre

    Traducción por Jacquelinne Castro

    Adiós, El Jebel

    El viernes 16 de septiembre, el bosque nacional White River publicó un proyecto de decisión aprobando la venta o renta de su sitio administrativo de 30 acres cerca de El Jebel. De acuerdo con el guardabosques del distrito de Aspen-Sopris, Kevin Warner, la… read more →

  • Locations: Columns, Opinion Published

    Mature Content: Whose life is it, anyway? — Third and final part

    By Ron Kokish

    “A time to love and a time to die” … Ecclesiastes 3:2

    At 85, my father was failing badly enough for his doctor to insist he stop driving. A few months later I called and casually asked how he was feeling. “Fine, physically,” he replied, “but life… read more →

  • Locations: News Published

    Carbondale Report: Local youth direct trustees

    Prior to a regular work session, Carbondale’s Board of Town Trustees took the time to hear from youth representing 10 local classrooms, clubs and teams. To help allocate nicotine tax funds, the youngsters shared lived experience with their town government, displaying annotated maps identifying places where they feelread more →

  • Locations: News Published

    Rams sports update

    Fall sports are in full swing with each of Roaring Fork High School’s teams showing promise. Here’s a quick mid-season recap.

    The Lady Rams secured another victory against Basalt on Monday, Sept. 19, winning 3-1. This followed a 3-1 loss in a non-league match with Aspen the week prior. Overall,… read more →

  • Locations: Obituaries Published

    Mary Valle Huger Noone: May 8, 1956 - August 5, 2022

    Mary, soulmate of Bob and mother/head wrangler of Charlie, Vallee and Claire, passed away at home on Aug. 5 in Glenwood Springs. There will be a celebration of her life on Saturday, Oct. 15, from 3 to 5 p.m. at the Two Rivers Park bandshell in Glenwood Springs, rain or… read more →

  • Locations: Opinion Published

    Book Review: ‘Harlem Shuffle’

    By Izzy Stringham

    White River Books

    Coming on the heels of two Pulitzer Prize winning novels, ‘Harlem Shuffle’ by Colson Whitehead is a caper of a crime novel set in early 1960s Harlem. The story centers around Ray Carney, a used furniture salesman with a few small side hustles and… read more →

  • Locations: Fiction, Opinion Published

    Work in Progress - Sept. 22, 2022

    Come to rest
    JM Jesse

    Glenwood Springs 

    A single leaf falls

    Languidly zigzagging down

    Soundlessly landing 

     

    27 Boxes

    By Jeanne Souldern
    Carbondale

    At age seven

    I soldread more →

  • Locations: Español Published

    Informe de Carbondale: Panel completo, agenda completa, audiencia completa

    Traducción por Dolores Duarte

    Unidos, todos los siete miembros de la junta de Carbondale abordaron un “gigantesco maratón” de la agenda, concluyó Ben Bohmfalk al momento de levantarse, un poco después de las 9 pm el martes, 13 de septiembre.

    El punto que atrajo a unos 10 miembros del público… read more →