Candy Man opens The Laundry Room

Barbara Lawlor, Nederland.  From sweets to soapsuds. Dan Harrower, owner of the Candy Man shop in the upper bays of the shopping center, is the new owner of The Laundry Room, Nederland’s ...

Think globally, Shop locally in Gilpin

Barbara Lawlor, Gilpin County. Years ago, before gaming was approved in Central City and Black Hawk, the two small towns attracted people who wanted to experience the historical aspect, ...

Gilpin County Corner : Giving thanks for Gilpin County’s resources

Roger Baker, Gilpin County Manager.  Writing a Thanksgiving column about County government is always a little difficult; the particulars of what we are grateful for in Gilpin County ...

Pressure to be the Perfect Girl

Ann Sherman, Nederland.  The room at Nederland Middle School filled with dads, moms, and daughters aged 9 -14 years – all eager to focus on the lives of young women in 2015.  Although ...

Gilpin Library Footnotes

Larry Grieco, Librarian.   Some of you will remember the fifties better than you remember the sixties. Those adolescent days conjure up memories that are often clearer than the ones ...

Tech Trends : When Were They Invented?

Gail Eddy, Nederland.   Have you ever wondered when different components of the modern computer were invented?  Me too! Mouse – The mouse was invented in 1964 by Doug Engelbart ...

Eagle boys basketball

Gilpin High School Boys Basketball Team Back Row, from left:  Coach Paul Hanson, Randal Buck, Matthew Immordino, Nick Peterson, Chase Boulter, Jonathan Ramsey, John Immordino, and ...

Eagles begin basketball

Barbara Lawlor, Gilpin County.  Last year, the Gilpin High School girls had a great winning season, taking their District Championship. They had tight-knit starters coupled with experience ...

For Luv of Dogz – Food frenzy

Deb D’Andrea, Nederland.   As we approach that time of year when so many delicious items pass through our kitchen and into our mouths; it is good to be aware of what we can share ...
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