• Locations: Letters Published

    Letters - Feb. 10, 2022

    Happy New Year 

    January has already come and gone. They say time flies and we are watching it happen.

    Carbondale Homeless Assistance is still very active in our Community. Although “different,” 2021 still showed the need for our help. We are grateful toread more →

  • Locations: News Published

    Carbondale Report: Trustees split over yard waste collection

    Tuesday’s meeting saw all trustees in attendance besides Erica Sparhawk. The meeting began with student of the month awards, approval of the consent agenda and comments by trustees. 

    Next was a public hearing for an application for a new retail marijuana store called Goodflower, to be located at 1101… read more →

  • Locations: Español Published

    Carbondale intenta reflejar intereses diversas

    Traducción por Dolores Duarte

    Al comparar los comentarios de las reuniones de participación en español e inglés, la directora de planificación de Carbondale, Janet Buck, se divirtió al encontrar entre las opiniones comunes: “¡No pongan Carbondale demasiado bonito!”. Ese comentario es sólo una pequeña muestra de los milesread more →

  • Locations: Español Published

    Carbondale recibe donación anónima de acres en el centro

    Traducción por Dolores Duarte

    La plaza de Fourth Street (380 Main Street) y los 16 lotes que rodean el edificio del Thunder River Theatre Company (TRTC) fueron donados discretamente a la municipalidad de Carbondale a finales de 2021. La aceptación de esta asombrosa y generosa donaciónread more →

  • Locations: News Published

    More than 'the thrift store'

    If you have ever gazed up from the doorway of the building located at the corner of Third and Main in Carbondale, you will have spied a blue sign with yellow lettering that reads: Rebekah Lodge.

    Many locals know it as the Near New or, more informally, as… read more →

  • Locations: News Published

    Carbondale report: Trustees narrow in on STR regs

    Carbondale trustees made considerable progress during a work session on Jan. 18 toward a solution to limit the proliferation of short-term rentals (STR) within town limits, while taking into account primary residents that rely on income generated by the model. Close to 90 attendees joined the meeting, both online… read more →

  • Locations: News Published

    Trustees dive into new pool prospects

    The first regular meeting of the Board of Town Trustees (BOTT) in the new year saw the full board in attendance, masked and in-person.

    With the exception of one item, the consent agenda was approved with little discussion. This included accounts payable with approved community grants, authorization for the town… read more →

  • Locations: News Published

    Scuttlebutt and Calendar - Jan. 13, 2022


    Cannabis gives

    LivWell Enlightened Health, a cannabis manufacturing company, donated $60,000 to Habitat for Humanity of Colorado toward its affordable housing construction efforts. The funding came from LivWell’s customers who participated in the business’s “Round Up” campaign. Since Colorado’s stay-at-home order went into effect, LivWell has offered…

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  • Locations: News Published

    The flipside to the short-term rental debate

    There are two sides to every coin and, following the Carbondale trustees’ Dec. 21 work session addressing Community First Carbondale’s (CFC) proposal to regulate short-term-rentals (STR), a flip-side presented itself.

    In response to the work session, a contingent of people in favor of short-term rentals formedread more →

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    Sopris Lodge at Carbondale Job Fair


    Sopris Lodge at Carbondale, a beautiful new retirement community in the Roaring Fork Valley, will host a one-day job fair on Tuesday, Jan. 11, where hiring managers will fill various full and part-time open positions.

    Job seekers who have a passion for helping seniors and want to make a difference…