Central City allocates donation to Belvidere Theater

Janet Perry, Central City. The November 3rd Central City Alderman Meeting was called to order by Mayor Engels at 7:07 pm in City Hall. All current members were present as well as town ...

Gilpin County Corner : Political subdivisions of the State

Roger Baker, Gilpin County Manager.  The decision that was made by the Gilpin County Commissioners last Tuesday on the salaries for elected officials was the culmination of a great ...

Quirky Quilters donate work to NPD

  Barbara Lawlor, Nederland.   In March of 2013, Bette Ventrella, a local artist gathered a group of local quilters to meet and have a show and tell session on quilting. Sharing ...

Blevins releases Volume Two

Barbara Lawlor, Peak to Peak.  Around this time last year, George Blevins’ Cabin Fever Complete, Volume One: 1983 through 1989 was published due to many years of popular request. ...

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 ...
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