The best show in town

Barbara Lawlor Nederland This past weekend was radiant with aspen glow, the leaves beginning their annual transformation, their demise slow and spectacular. Thousands of leaf lookers ...

Simple, savory, homestyle food & entertainment

By Pine Apple Nederland As the festival season closes and Nederland prepares for another colorful autumn, it is time for us all to take a break from our cutting boards and treat ourselves ...

Art tour a spectacular trip

Barbara Lawlor Gilpin County Last Saturday and Sunday, beauty was found not just in the grand glow of changing aspen leaves, but in local artists’ homes, from one corner of Gilpin ...

Name this building

Barbara Lawlor Nederland The building at 80 Big Springs Drive is huge. As the roof was finished and the walls were built, residents began stopping to look, many thinking that they never ...

Cross-Country runners hit stride

Barbara Lawlor Nederland After school, the Nederland High School Cross-Country Team runners leave the building and start up the steep trail to West Magnolia. Depending on weather and ...

Farmer’s Market closes for season

Barbara Lawlor Nederland It has been a fruitful summer for the organizers of the Nederland Farmer’s Market. Last Sunday, September 11, 2016 was the last market of the summer ...

Conifer seed bugs

Irene Shonle, Director CSU Extension Gilpin County As the days cool and we head into fall, many creatures seek to take refuge in our warm homes including mice, cluster flies, and other ...

Commissioner Candidates forum this weekend

John Scarffe, Gilpin County.  A candidate forum for the Gilpin County Board of County Commissioners, the County’s governing body, has been scheduled for Saturday, October 1, 2016 ...

The Muslims are Coming

Todd Buchanan, Nederland.  After 9/11, the first thing I read on Islam was Huston Smith’s chapter on Islam in his book, The World’s Religions.  At the outset, Smith quotes the ...
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