aspens and water

Boulder County Parks & Open Space July 2014 Hikes and Events

Wildflowers of Caribou Ranch. Saturday, July 5; 9a.m.-noon. Caribou Ranch Open Space; two miles north of Nederland on County Road 126. Volunteer naturalists will be available along ...
operahouse

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 ...
Moose

Living with Wildlife : Moose on the loose

Irene Shonle, Director CSU Extension in Gilpin County.     As most people are aware, our moose population is burgeoning. Moose only have twins when habitat is good, and if you see ...
grabbing a sandwich

Sandwiches and Socks, food and fun in park

Barbara Lawlor, Nederland.         The guests strolled down the sidewalk into Chipeta Park, looking much like the campers and transients that they were, dressed for summer, but ...
HPAF ribbons

High Peaks Art Festival : and the winner is

Cathy Stiers, Nederland.     Artists love to receive awards at juried art shows. It is a wonderful way to honor and celebrate artists whose work is selected as “the best of the ...
deb&dogs

Mountain critters : Canine Etiquette

Deb D’Andrea, Nederland.     Summertime is here and I wanted to share some thoughts on Canine Etiquette when attending house parties or festivals. I have attended several events ...
Ned Police

Nederland Police Reports : May 2014

On May 1, a Nederland Marshal’s officer responded to pick up a suspect on a warrant out of Broomfield for possession of narcotic equipment. The officer saw a man matching the ...
Joyce

Joyce Bader Valen, July 31, 1933 to March 25, 2014

Joyce Bader Valen, 80, went home to the Lord on Tuesday March 25, 2014.  She was born July 31, 1933 to Walter H. Bader and Alice Toth Bader, of Milwaukee Wisconsin.   She is survived ...