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    Big Head Todd & The Monsters: ALC Foundation Benefit Concert

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    Big Head Tood & The Monsters Is coming to Carbondale! Join us for an amazing evening of music with a legendary Colorado band and support a great cause. The ALC Foundation raises money for children and families fighting pediatric cancer.…

  • Locations: Letters, Opinion Published

    Letters - June 16, 2022

    Vote Boebert out
    Americans have had enough of the carnage. 

    Nearly all of the recent horrible mass shootings have been by young men who had easy access to firearms and automatic weapons. 

    Lauren Boebert has consistently voted against every proposed logicalread more →

  • Locations: Columns, Opinion Published

    From the mayor: An update on development in Carbondale

    The most common questions that community members are asking me this month are about the scale and pace of development occurring along Highway 133. We each fall in love with Carbondale as it exists at a particular moment in time — often the moment you moved here or the way… read more →

  • Locations: News Published

    Mountain-made for mountain style: Mariposa Hats

    “I think everybody has the dream of doing something artistic, we all do. We all have artistic components in our lives, and they just come out in different ways,” says Susan Jordan, local milliner (hat maker) and owner of her own business, Mariposa Hats.

    Jordan hasread more →

  • Locations: News Published

    Amy Kimberly prepares for ‘rewirement’

    Amy Kimberly is perhaps the best-known member of Carbondale’s eclectic community. She has been instrumental in carrying forth the Mountain Fair tradition since 2004, and her role as executive director of Carbondale Arts brought fresh zeal into the organization. In 2019, she was honored with the Governor’s Creative Leadership Award… read more →

  • Locations: News Published

    Taking pride in history

    The Carbondale Historical Preservation Commission (CHPC) wants you to take pride in your historic homes. That is why the commission is offering people who own a house deemed a “historical structure of merit” (SOM) the opportunity to call attention to its historical relevance. 

    The town will split the cost… read more →

  • Locations: News Published

    Carbondale is site of next RFSD staff housing expansion

    The Roaring Fork School District (RFSD) Board of Education unanimously approved a plan to expand its staff housing program by 30 to 60 new units in Carbondale. The proposal was presented by Jeff Gatlin, RFSD chief operating officer, at the regularly-scheduled board meeting on April 13 at theread more →

  • Locations: Español Published

    Grupo operativo de emergencias en Carbondale va más allá del COVID

    Traducción por Dolores Duarte 

    Todos los administradores asistieron a la reunión ordinaria del 12 de abril.

    Como de costumbre, la reunión de la Junta Directiva de Carbondale comenzó con comentarios públicos de personas que no están en la agenda (no hubo ninguno), seguido deread more →

  • Locations: News Published

    Emergency Task Force looks beyond COVID 

    All trustees were in attendance at their regular meeting on April 12.

    As per usual, the meeting began with public comments from persons not on the agenda (there were none) followed by comments by the trustees.

    Marty Silverstein was sure to thank Town Clerk Cathy Derby and… read more →

  • Locations: News Published

    A.O. Forbes’ odyssey to CRMS

    A.O. Forbes is retiring from teaching, having completed his 33rd year at Colorado Rocky Mountain School (CRMS), a school he attended and graduated from in 1969.

    To encapsulate Forbes’ legacy — as a teacher, coach, mentor, husband, father and grandfather — in one newspaper article, ledread more →