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Carousel of Happiness Celebrates Birthday Memorial Day Weekend

Carol Rowe, Nederland. “Don’t delay joy!” With that thought in mind, the public is invited to join in the fifth birthday celebration of Nederland’s Carousel of Happiness, the ...
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The first rap song, revisited

Dear Editor, I could not agree more with my friend and great guy whom I’m proud to call a colleague, Mark Cohen.  As he rightly points out in his column, “Diversions: John Denver ...
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Diversions : John Denver – The First Rap Musician

Mark Cohen, Peak to Peak. I am 56 years old. I like 60s and 70s rock and old, twangy country. I don’t like rap. I’ve always associated rap with thumping loudspeakers, inner city ...
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Seven Reasons To Sing KARAOKE

DJ Panama Jim, Peak to Peak. Karaoke a great way for singers of all skill level to share their talent with the world. You don’t need to have the greatest voice in the room to Karaoke. ...
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Raising money for the pantry

Barbara Lawlor, Nederland. While Arn Current of the Slopeslide band sang and played the guitar, his parents Chris and Dave Current danced to the familiar sound. Chris is the director ...
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Alice installed at Wild Bear Wonderland

Barbara Lawlor, Nederland. Pulling aside the curtains to the back room of the Wild Bear Mountain Ecology Center, one enters a strange new world. No, it is not a display of foxes or ...
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Gold Hill benefit : Chili beans and dancing beings

Barbara Lawlor, Gold Hill.  The sound of a fiddle, the spicy aroma of chili, and the stomping of feet on a wood floor drifted out of the third story of the Colorado Mountain Ranch ...
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CATS: spectacular performance

Barbara Lawlor, Nederland. Bravo! The Nederland Middle Senior High School performance of CATS opened to a full house and an extended standing ovation last Thursday night and every ...