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First Fitness Place fundraiser feast a hit

     Barbara Lawlor, Nederland. When present and former mountain residents heard that Jeff Muskatt was bringing back some of Neapolitan’s original favorite dishes, tickets for ...
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Alice installed at Wild Bear Wonderland

Barbara Lawlor, Nederland. Pulling aside the curtains to the back room of the Wild Bear Mountain Ecology Center, one enters a strange new world. No, it is not a display of foxes or ...
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Gold Hill benefit : Chili beans and dancing beings

Barbara Lawlor, Gold Hill.  The sound of a fiddle, the spicy aroma of chili, and the stomping of feet on a wood floor drifted out of the third story of the Colorado Mountain Ranch ...
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CATS: spectacular performance

Barbara Lawlor, Nederland. Bravo! The Nederland Middle Senior High School performance of CATS opened to a full house and an extended standing ovation last Thursday night and every ...
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The Most Difficult Thing

Hansen Wendlandt, Pastor, NCPC. I worked at various summer camps for many years, with churches, sports camps, and Boy Scouts. Generally those were great jobs for me—especially as ...
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Naturally Speaking : A Misunderstood Forest

Dave Hallock, Peak-to-Peak. Forests of lodgepole pine seem to get a bad rap from many people. Some consider them “biological deserts” while others fear their propensity to burn. ...
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Whistler’s returns to its roots

Barbara Lawlor, Nederland. Derek Dwyre has taken a long, circuitous journey to return to where he began 20 years ago, at the original Whistler’s Cafe of 1995. He and his wife ...
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Kathmandu buys $3.5 million restaurant

Barbara Lawlor, Nederland. Resham Gurung has come a long way from the young Nepalese girl arriving in America to the restaurant owner/property developer in Nederland. Last week, she ...