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NMSHS Choir rings out

      Barbara Lawlor, Nederland.  About 70 Nederland Middle/ Senior High School students joined voices that blended and harmonized in classical, pop, and a Millennium Mega Mix ...
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Mountain Sustainability Efforts 2016

Dear Editor, The Town of Nederland is working hard on sustainability initiatives for mountain residents and businesses. Check out what’s in store for you in 2016: Insulation and ...
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Not just clowning around

Barbara Lawlor, Peak to Peak.  None of us like the scary, malevolent clowns that show up in horror movies, that reek of evil, creeping into our nightmares. Most of us like the funny ...
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Neighborhood potluck

Barbara Lawlor, Nederland. Guess who’s coming to dinner? In the past few weeks, a herd of young elk have discovered that dining on a haystack is easy pickings. Every evening, ...
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Vic Hansen: 2-22-1953 to 3-22-2016

Vic Hansen, 63, a 30-year resident of Pinecliffe, died Tuesday March 22, 2016. Born in California on February 22, 1953, his family moved to Crestline, California when Vic was 12 years ...
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Violet Aandres: July 14, 1943 – March 27, 2016

Violet Aandres was a work of art. When she walked into a room, an aura of wildflowers moved around her. Typically she was clad in sunny-day colors accented by jewelry and scarves, shawls ...
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Why dogs?

Deb D’Andrea, Nederland.  Throughout my life I’ve been fortunate to have so many great creatures by my side, mostly dogs and cats, with the occasional horse, bird, fish, spider ...
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TECH TRENDS : Free Substitutes

Gail Eddy, Nederland.  I don’t know about you, but sometimes I can’t believe how expensive everything is getting!  When I look at the prices for different software, I am astounded!  ...
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Gilpin Library Footnotes : Baseball Season

Larry Grieco, Librarian.   There is more than just spring in the air. I can hear the sound of bat hitting ball down in Arizona. We’re coming up on the new season in just a few more ...