Stuff by Raleigh Burleigh

  • Locations: Letters Published

    Letters - Aug. 19, 2021

    Surprise, for now

    When I took my yearly sentimental journey to the Camas Prairie in north central Idaho in late June this year, I found a surprise that shocked me. I got there just in time for the first Pacific Northwest heat dome to hit andread more →

  • Locations: Español Published

    Chisme del Pueblo - 12 de agosto, 2021

    Traducción por Jacquelinne Castro

    Acuarelas al Aire Libre

    ¡Únase a Defiende Nuestra Tierra y al Museo de Arte de Aspen para la excursión de pintura en acuarelas al aire libre! Este es un evento bilingüe diseñado para familias y artistas de todos los niveles. Se incluirán todos… read more →

  • Locations: News Published

    Our Town One Table roars back to life

    Calling all ye flappers, gangsters and prohibitionists, Our Town One Table, a beloved tradition that began in 2015, returns in 2021 with a “Roaring Twenties” theme.

    Carbondale Recreation and Community Center Facility/Special Events Coordinator Jamie Wall says, “We noticed a trend where the theme bounces off of other… read more →

  • Locations: News Published

    Trustees commit to tiered net-zero goals

    Mayor Pro Tem Ben Bohmfalk led the regular meeting on Aug. 10. Other trustees in attendance were Luis Yllanes, Lani Kitching and Marty Silverstein. Mayor Dan Richardson, Heather Henry and Erica Sparhawk were absent.

    The consent agenda was approved including accounts payable. A brief discussion ensuedread more →

  • Locations: Español Published

    Lift-Up emerge fortalecido

    Traducción por Dolores Duarte

    “Lift-Up es un tesoro”, dijo el director ejecutivo interino John Dougherty en una reciente entrevista. “Ha sido una de las evoluciones más sólidas y rápidas de una organización que realmente se ha dedicado a escuchar lo que la comunidad necesita, a comprometerseread more →

  • Locations: Español Published

    La escuela está de regreso (y también los cubrebocas)

    Traducción por Dolores Duarte

    La junta del Distrito Escolar de Roaring Fork (RFSD) convocó a una reunión especial el martes 3 de agosto para discutir los protocolos de salud y seguridad recomendados para el COVID, pertinentes al inicio del año escolar 2021/2022.

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  • Locations: Columns, Opinion Published

    Carbondale Marketplace aka Willits 2.0?

    Opinion by Frosty Merriott

    For two decades and through two public referendums, many of us in Carbondale — think Town Mothers or simply citizen activists — struggled and labored, marched and met to have development along Highway 133 done right. We wanted just the right development,read more →

  • Locations: Letters Published

    Letters - August 12, 2021

    Senior Matters

    Senior Matters has been serving Carbondale’s older residents since 2008, when we became the Third Street Center’s first tenant. Over the years, we produced occasional single-event programs (e.g., Medicare Monday, Weed for the Wise) and sponsored two other not-for-profit programs (Brain Train, Valley Mealsread more →

  • Locations: News Published

    Youth Journalism Program now receiving applications

    The Sopris Sun is proud to present the Future of Journalism Youth Incubation Program, free to all local high schoolers with interest in the industry. From ethics, to interviewing, to photography, cartooning and more.

    The course will run on Wednesdays in Carbondale from 3 p.m. to 5 p.m. from Sept.… read more →

  • Locations: News Published

    School’s back (and so are masks)

    Correction, Aug . 9: The Roaring Fork School District will not decidedly be practicing serial testing as an additional precautionary COVID measure at the beginning of the upcoming school year. In accordance with a new program announced by the Colorado Department of Public Health and Environment, this option is… read more →