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  • 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: News Published

    Public informs wolf restoration policy

    Wolves are predators and so are humans. Therefore, respecting each other’s space, experts say, is key to avoiding conflict between the two. According to the International Wolf Center’s website (wolf.org), “The injuries that have occurred [to humans] were caused by a few wolves that became fearless of humans… read 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: News Published

    Scuttlebutt / Community Calendar

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    Bustang returns

    The Bustang, which shuttles passengers between Denver and Grand Junction, resumed picking folks up in Glenwood Springs following the I-70 closure in the Glenwood Canyon. Prior to the canyon closure, the trip between Denver and Grand Junction took approximately five hours, 40 minutes.

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  • Locations: News Published

    FVP offers support for parents

    The tagline on the Family Visitor Programs (FVP) website reads: “Because babies don’t come with care instructions.” As most new parents would attest, that statement is accurate, and those first few years of raising a child can feel rocky. One question that continuously looms large for manyread more →

  • Locations: News Published

    10x10 keeps secrets at The Art Base

    The Art Base in Basalt opened their annual fundraiser, “10×10 Name Unseen,” with events on Aug. 6 and Aug. 7. The silent auction continues through Aug. 21 and will be followed by a grand opening celebration for The Art Base’s new location in Basalt. The Art Base openedread more →

  • Locations: News Published

    Letter from Michigan

    Greetings, Bonedalers and valley folk, from (near) the shore of Lake Michigan! For almost two months (with a week-long break for Mountain Fair), my wife Bonnie and I have been at a little cottage in the woods about 10 miles north of the Indiana border. We have beenread more →

  • Locations: News Published

    Memorializing the public space

    The question about the appropriateness of certain monuments and statues has been simmering for decades. It finally bubbled over in the aftermath of George Floyd’s murder in Minneapolis on May 25, 2020. As civil unrest spread across the country, many statues and monuments were vandalized, destroyed or removed.read more →

  • Locations: Columns, Opinion Published

    Branching Out: Life and community in imperfection

    As a teen growing up in the nation’s capital, my life was made rich by my Opa (“grandpa” in German). A former ambassador, he lived in Washington, D.C. near Embassy Row. Sunday meals were a thing, and as such, we were privy to unique dining experiences — theread more →

  • 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 →