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Glimpses of Past & Present : John H. Gregory, Man behind the mystery

Pam North, Central City.  He was the man who started it all – the one who discovered gold in the gulch between what are now the cities of Black Hawk and Central City. Yet surprisingly ...
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The magic goes ’round and ’round

Glimpses of Past and Present Photo by Barbara Lawlor Pam North, Nederland.     Nothing is more evocative of childhood and fantasy than the carousel, with its brightly colored and ...
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Glimpses of past and present : Talking tungsten

Courtesy of the Denver Public Library Pam North, Nederland.     Until 1900, it was still referred to contemptuously as “that damned black iron.” It littered the mountain ...
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Glimpses of Past and Present

Staging an opera: behind the scenes Pam North, Central City.     Bringing each year’s opera offerings from initial concepts to brilliant realities is a complicated process, ...
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Central City’s treasure – the Opera House

  Pam North, Central City.    In 1877, the citizens of Central City began construction on a small but impressive opera house.  Inspired by the native music traditions brought ...
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BOT Reviews Grahn PUD

Pam North, Nederland The Nederland Board of Trustees (BOT) met Tuesday evening at 7:00 p.m., May 6, after a work session on quarterly financials. Members present were Mayor Joe Gierlach, ...
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Nederland BOT honors outgoing and welcomes incoming

Pam North, Nederland The Nederland Board of Trustees (BOT) met Tuesday evening, April 15. All members were present: Mayor Joe Gierlach, Mayor pro tem Kevin Mueller, Trustees Chris Perret, ...
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NDDA Reviews Electric Vehicle Charging Station Grant

NDDA Reviews Electric Vehicle Charging Station Grant written by Pam North: Nederland    – The Nederland Downtown District Authority (NDDA) convened on Tuesday evening, February ...