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  • Arapahoe Basin Snowmaking
    Snow starting to fly and snow guns firing up in Colorado
    Ski season may only be about two weeks away as temperatures drop, snow begins to fall and a few Colorado ski resort fire up their snow guns.Here’s what we know: Arapahoe Basin, Copper Mountain and Loveland Ski Area are all running the snow...
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    Colorado teacher protest reaches 700 and climbing
    Teachers in Colorado have been protesting for nearly a week now, with no signs of slowing down. Their numbers have swelled to nearly 80 teachers and over 700 students as of today. The students include both high school and middle school students...
  • L.L. Bean will open first Colorado store mid-November
    L.L. Bean will open first Colorado store mid-November
    L.L. Bean announced this morning they will be opening their first Colorado store at Park Meadows Mall mid November. Colorado is an ideal location for the outdoor retailer’s 22nd store outside of Maine.Coloradans love exploring the outdoors...
  • Rhonda Ezell
    Gun rights victories will come with repeal of onerous, do-nothing laws
    Yesterday’s Washington Times carried a piece by former National Rifle Association President David Keene, recalling how voters tossed out two anti-gun politicians last year for passing gun control laws, and while that seems like a victory,...
  • Torn up American flag
    White students reject attempted conservative indoctrination
    Protests of a kind much more civilized than those seen in Ferguson, Missouri took place this past week at a school district in Arvada, Colorado. The protesting students, almost all of whom are White, were voicing their displeasure at an attempt by...
  • Feisty Spirits Apple Brandy: T.G.I.F. cocktail recipes: September 26th
    Feisty Spirits Apple Brandy: T.G.I.F. cocktail recipes: September 26th
    Feisty Spirits began with the desire from co-founders Jamie Gulden and David Monahan to do something different. They wanted what a lot of us want. They wanted to create a quality product of mutual enjoyment, to run a business in their own manner...
  • Miki’s Corner
    Winter sports conditioning at The Westin Beaver Creek and Shiffrin video bonus
    The Athletic Club at The Westin, Beaver Creek, will host a new eight-week Winter Sports Conditioning Class, Oct. 6 through Nov. 26 on Mondays, Wednesdays and Fridays at 6 a.m. or Mondays and Wednesdays at 5:30 p.m.As a bonus, Olympic Gold Medalist...
  • Gubernatorial candidate teams up with Wyclef Jean for song
    Gubernatorial candidate teams up with Wyclef Jean for song
    Independent gubernatorial candidate Mike Dunafon has teamed up with rapper Wyclef Jean to make a song and video about the dangers of government interference. While the message is a valid one, it doesn’t look like Dunafon has a future in...
  • Breckenridge Ski Resort
    Breckenridge opens for skiing and snowboarding on Nov. 7
    Breckenridge Ski Resort is scheduled to open for the 2014-2015 season on Nov. 7, and here are some things to look out for while you get everything waxed up and ready to go.First, this season marks the 30th anniversary of snowboarding at Breck....
  • Cory Gardner (R-CO)
    Cory Gardner sparks outrage among Democrats by calling Mark Udall a 'nice guy'
    Mary Katherine Ham noted on Wednesday that Democrats in Colorado are outrageously outraged by a new ad by senate candidate Cory Gardiner in which he attacks his opponent, the Democratic incumbent Mark Udall. The Democrats were irate that the ad...
  • Flowers of Vail
    Flowers of Vail
    Vail, Colorado, is known for world-class skiing and snowboarding, yet Vail Village is equally beautiful during summer when wildflowers and container gardens are in bloom. Vail Village echoes alpine charms, paying particular attention to European...
  • School of Shred
    Vail Resorts’ School of Shred for 5th and 6th graders
    Lindsey Vonn’s School of Shred returns to Vail Resorts this coming ski season, giving 5th and 6th grade students four free and unrestricted days of skiing or snowboarding at each of its Colorado resorts: Beaver Creek, Breckenridge, Keystone...
  • Durango Mountain Resort
    Fall color ATV tour deal in Durango this weekend
    The word from Durango is that prime fall colors viewing in the area will be this coming weekend, the weekend of Oct. 4 and Oct. 11. We also talked to some folks who suffered greatly driving I-70 home on Sunday this past weekend, even though the...
  • Keystone Resort Gondola
    Keystone Resort sets opening day for Halloween
    Known for its family-friendly atmosphere, Keystone Resort plans to begin its 2014-15 ski season appropriately on a kids' holiday favorite of Halloween. As with virtually all ski-season start dates, the Colorado resort's Oct. 31 target is...
  • Oktoberfest
    Oktoberfest: The where, when, and why of this annual celebration
    It’s Oktoberfest season! Yes, it’s time for beer tasting and bratwurst eating at any one of the numerous Oktoberfest celebrations in Denver and it’s surrounding areas.Why does Colorado have such a penchant for Oktoberfests? Not...