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Colorado 4th of July

Where to see Fireworks locally:   BLACK HAWK – “Boomtown” fireworks begin at 9 p.m.,  launched from two locations. The Boom Town Band performs 4-8 p.m. in Stroehle Square, ...
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Flag celebrates 200 years

Barbara Lawlor, Peak to Peak.     At first their voices were tremulous, trying to find the right note, trying to blend the harmony. As they moved on through the lines, they gained ...
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From novice to performer

Barbara Lawlor, Nederland Last week—Monday, June 2 through Friday, June 7—a bunch of fiddles, banjos, guitars, cellos, and basses brought their humans with them to a bluegrass ...
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High Peaks Art Festival: Artist showcase

Cathy Stiers, Nederland The High Peaks Art Festival has seven Nederland artists exhibiting with us this year. While the event does always enjoy showcasing the talent of regional and ...
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Talent on Ned’s red carpet

Barbara Lawlor, Nederland Once a year, the curtain goes up for the final look at the actors and musicians and singers that perform all year for their school and their community. Most ...
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Lilly: hugs and kisses for all

Barbara Lawlor, Nederland When Mikaela Kugel tells Lilly it’s time to go to school, Lilly jumps up and runs to the door, eager to get her jacket on and head to school to see ...
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9Health Fair draws blood, offers advice

Barbara Lawlor, Nederland 9Health Fair volunteer Ella Olson of Black Hawk did not have long lines of patients waiting to see her. In fact, it appeared to be that some of them, especially ...
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2014 Community Champions POSTPONED to May 30, 2014

Barbara Hardt, Nederland It is with much regret that I announce the postponement of the 2014 Community Champions event, hosted by Peak to Peak Healthy Communities Project. The event ...