Stuff by Raleigh Burleigh

  • Locations: Columns, Español Published

    COP26: Mejorandonos como ancestros

    Por Sarah R. Johnson

    Traducción por Dolores Duarte

    El mundo te necesita a ti, y a ti, y a todos y cada uno de nosotros para funcionar juntos como una auténtica comunidad, construida con relaciones genuinas y un profundo cuido por los demás y de nuestro hogar en común: el… read more →

  • Locations: News Published

    Re-storing Redstone charm — it's a family affair

    A regretful thing happened in March 2020. After roughly 70 years of serving up provisions, the Redstone General Store temporarily went dark. Thankfully, it wasn’t long before a partnership between Oriana Bier-Moebius, who was raised in the Crystal Valley, and manager Rochelle Norwood set out to re-store the magic.

    Far… read more →

  • Locations: News Published

    Trustees narrowly approve lot split, among other action

    The latest Board of Town Trustees meeting saw all trustees in attendance, plus much of Town staff. It was a momentous meeting that included approval of a contract to hire Lauren Gister as the Town’s next manager. Gister was selected through a process led by national recruiting firm Columbia ltd.… read more →

  • Locations: News Published

    In conversation with new Town Manager Lauren Gister

    On Jan. 17, Carbondale will welcome Lauren Gister as the next town manager. Gister currently resides in Chester, Connecticut, where she is serving her fourth term as first selectwoman.

    Editor’s note: This interview has been edited for length and clarity.

    Sopris Sun: Congratulations!

    Lauren Gister: Thank you. I’m so excited… read more →

  • Locations: News Published

    Scuttlebutt / Calendar - Dec. 2, 2021

    Swift sells

    Swift Communications, parent company of the Glenwood Springs Post Independent and The Aspen Times, is selling its local media and publishing businesses to West Virginia-based Ogden Newspapers, the companies announced on Tuesday, Nov. 30. The deal is scheduled to close on Dec. 31. After that date, Swift will… read more →

  • Locations: News Published

    Cool Brick Studios gets historic

    I met with writer, musician, producer, director Dave Taylor, a man of many titles, at the Village Smithy Restaurant, just a stone’s throw from his place of work, Cool Brick Studios. The historic downtown house is solidly built with muted-pink bricks giving it that “cool” aesthetic which is now repeated… read more →

  • Locations: Letters Published

    Letters - Dec. 2, 2021

    Thank you, Heritage Park

    I am an 87 year-old veteran. In July, I had a heart attack and a stroke. I was lucky enough to get to Heritage Park in your city to recover. What a great place and staff! Because of them, three months later I am at home… read more →

  • Locations: News Published

    Town's future coming into focus

    UPDATE: Carbondale trustees unanimously voted to offer employment as the Town’s next manager to Lauren Gister. She is currently the first selectwoman/mayor of the town of Chester, Connecticut. Mayor Dan Richardson clarified that, as first selectwoman/mayor, Gister serves as a combination of mayor/manager for Chester, a town not unlike… read more →

  • Locations: Letters Published

    Letters - November 24, 2021

    Re: Solar, Storage, Scotland

    It’s too bad the three-county community solar and storage study only received such brief notice in the Nov. 11 paper. While it shows a lot of solar potential, it shows the many limitations locally. Some of those may be overcome someday, but mostly our topography is… read more →

  • Locations: News Published

    Scuttlebutt / Calendar - November 24, 2021

    Holiday card swap

    Through Dec. 4, the Carbondale Library hosts a holiday card swap. People can bring their old/unused holiday cards from years past and exchange them for “new-to-you” designs. For more information, call the library at 970-963-2889. 

    Space Force

    The Colorado Division of Motor Vehicles (DMV) is now… read more →