Common consumption areas come and stay

John Scarffe, Black Hawk.   Another new Promotional Association and Common Consumption Area will come to Black Hawk, and five more will stay after the Black Hawk City Council regular ...

Astrology : Valentine

Aquarius started February with Candlemas, the half-way mark in the calendar between the Winter Solstice and the Spring Equinox. Now the bearer of electric energy shares his romantic ...

Dads and daughters dance night away

     Barbara Lawlor, Gilpin County.   After they huddled out of the cold and hustled through the door of the Gilpin County Recreation Center, the young girls emerged from their ...

Their story begins with a pick up

Barbara Lawlor,  Nederland.  Ressa Lively and Mark Smith had been flirting with each other for about a month, he more than her. It was the fall of 1983. Ressa worked as a waitress ...

Orange triumphs in Number 50

Barbara Lawlor, Peak to Peak.   After a month of hype, after weeks of being afraid to even think about Super Bowl two years ago, Bronco fans raised the Crush bar this past weekend. ...

Black Hawk Police Reports

On 1/25/16 a report was taken of a stolen jacket from the Saratoga Casino, 101 Main Street. The case is active, still under investigation. On 1/25/16, an officer was dispatched to the ...

Happy Birthday to Richard Brautigan

Barbara Lawlor, Gilpin County.   Every year on January 30, Gilpin Library Director Larry Grieco celebrates Richard Brautigan’s birthday with a poetry reading session at the library. ...

Read in Ned : Jean Foss

Susan Gerhart, Nederland.  “Love is how you stay alive, even after you are gone.” ~Mitch Albom The Nederland Community Library and the entire Nederland community are mourning the ...

A Palm Grows in Nederland?

Mark Cohen, Nederland.   The time has come. Let’s face it – Nederland winters are long and brutal. A little wind in October can make for a cozy evening, but by the time May rolls ...
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