scott harrison

Celebrating all carousels

  Barbara Lawlor, Nederland.     There are all kinds of carousels in history. Most of them feature the rearing horses with flared nostrils and white rimmed eyes. Some stray from ...
aspen gierlach

Mayor’s daughter: 9-year-old entrepreneur

 Barbara Lawlor, Nederland.     Aspen Gierlach, 9, is the founder of a business that was launched in Nederland about a week ago. Not only is Aspen a poised, self-confident entrepreneur, ...
Photo by Barbara Lawlor

The magic goes ’round and ’round

Glimpses of Past and Present Photo by Barbara Lawlor Pam North, Nederland.     Nothing is more evocative of childhood and fantasy than the carousel, with its brightly colored and ...
GUNS ON BACK

Shooting area : Public meeting July 24, 2014

Barbara Lawlor, Boulder and Gilpin Counties.     Two weekends ago, a Denver family headed down the US Forest Road 359 in the Winiger Ridge Campground Area seeking a serene, scenic ...
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Trustees express concerns about marijuana, beer festival

  John Scarffe, Nederland.     Zephyr Adventures of Boulder proposed a new food, beer, marijuana, and music festival to the Town of Nederland Board of Trustees during the regular ...
justin

Local teen picked for movie part

  Barbara Lawlor, Nederland.     Okay, it’s only one line—but Justin Thunder Hart figures it’s better than nothing. Actually a lot better. And playing Geek 2 is better ...
milk thistle illustration

In Defense of the Weeds

Arwen Greer, Peak to Peak.      Ouch! You don’t have to pull so hard…Oh no! Not my beautiful blossoms…You’re not just going to throw that away, are you? Roots and all? If ...
mike jeanette and kids

Smiths reunite for Old Timers’

Barbara Lawlor, Nederland.     Mike and Jeanette Smith and their six children and their families will be the 2014 Nederland Grand Marshal Family in the Old Timers’ Parade ...