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Senior Scene : Stories

Serene Karplus, Nederland.     We love stories. We listen to them over and over. We tell them at parties and meals with friends. We add details and dramatize them with music, theater, ...
Tiki Bee Sting

Ants, Bees, and Dogs

Deb D’Andrea, Nederland.     When I was teaching agility one day and talking with a student, out of the blue I heard buzz, buzz—and then wham, was stung in my arm pit. The little ...
Amazing chemical reaction
Summer Reading Program coordinator Geneva Mixon mixed some magic ingredients and created frothing foam to the delight of the students. The program ended last Tuesday after six weeks of fun activities.

Reading fun indoors and out

Amazing chemical reactionSummer Reading Program coordinator Geneva Mixon mixed some magic ingredients and created frothing foam to the delight of the students. The program ended last ...
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Read in Ned: Global Climate Change?

Chuck Edelstein, Nederland.     Google “global warming” or “climate change” and be prepared to be overwhelmed. The former boasts 31,900,000 results, with the latter showing ...
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Old Timers whoop it up

                Barbara Lawlor, Nederland.     Years ago, back in the 40s, 50s and 60s, Nederland’s teens knew how to have a good ...
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Writing their vision

Barbara Lawlor, Nederland.     Six girls walked around the streets of Nederland, each of them armed with a notebook and a pen. They were on a mission to find out why boating is ...
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Back in the saddle again

  Barbara Lawlor, Gilpin County.     The third event in the Gilpin County Buckle Series Gymkhana was a good example of how much a horse and rider can improve in the span of three ...
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Gilpin County Corner

Roger Baker, County Manager.      The Cost Allocation Plan to be discussed at next Tuesday’s meeting of the Gilpin County Commissioners demonstrates yet again how greatly the ...