Published on Friday, April 18 2014 12:52
Colorado U.S. Senator Michael Bennet announced that the Colorado Department of Agriculture (CDA) received an $835,856 Specialty Crop Block Grant from the United States Department of Agriculture. The grant, designed to expand markets for specialty crops, will support statewide projects that help Colorado growers market their crops. Specialty crops include fruits,
Published on Thursday, April 17 2014 21:26
Voters in the town of Estes Park overwhelmingly (nearly 61%) backed a ballot initiative on April 1, supporting the sale of a lot in downtown Estes Park to the Grand Heritage Hotel Group for the construction of an industry-leading medical and wellness tourism facility. The project will
Published on Thursday, April 17 2014 20:53
By Lyons Bluesologist, David McIntyre
Can you believe it? Oskar Blues celebrates seventeen years of business in Lyons? It seems like just yesterday when I first saw the sign in the window at 303 Main Street, advertising the coming of Oskar Blues to our little town. I must admit, years ago there were not a lot of places in
Published on Thursday, April 17 2014 21:14
Roads Traveled by Linda L. Osmundson
The ship docked along the street in Puerto Vallarta on Thursday at 8 a.m. The cruise line offered plenty of excursions to fill the two days in port; from city highlights, to swimming with dolphins, or horseback riding. Our Jazzdagen group planned an excursion of its own.
A bus provided transportation for our group to lunch in a restaurant known to be safe, the Rivercafe. The group spent midday in the casual
Published on Thursday, April 17 2014 20:26
Boulder County’s Area Agency on Aging is offering a free wellness class to county residents 60 and older. Be Well, a Chronic Disease Self-Management program from Stanford University, is a six-week class that will teach skills to help manage living with a chronic illness.
Published on Thursday, April 17 2014 21:08
Published on Thursday, April 17 2014 19:06
A concert for piano four-hands will be held on Sunday, April 20, at 7 p.m. at the First United Methodist Church in Boulder. David Korevaar and Margaret Patterson will perform musical masterpieces showcasing the symphonic possibilities of two pianists at one instrument by Mozart, Brahms, and Schubert.
Concert proceeds will support the renovation of The Old Gallery, a nonprofit community center in Allenspark that serves mountain residents. The