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Gilpin Arts Gallery and Show

Teri Metallo, Central City. There is something about the arts and summertime in the Rockies that combine for a magic we can all savor as the season kicks off across our Centennial ...
Roger Baker

Roger Baker

Roger Baker, Gilpin County. We received an email last week from the Public Affairs Specialist for the Arapaho/Roosevelt National Forest, announcing that the formal comment period for ...
Larry Greico

Larry Greico

Larry Greico, Gilpin County. Amanda Quick, a popular pseudonym for Jayne Ann Krentz, has a new romantic novel called Otherwise Engaged. This one centers around Miss Amity Doncaster, ...
Old Gallery

Art in the Aftermath: Choosing Recovery and Renewal

  Elizabeth Blades Skinner, Allenspark.   So many residents of the Estes Valley-Peak-To-Peak and Front Range region still keenly feel the emotional, psychological, physical, ...
road to tolland

GOCO completes Conservation Easement of Tolland Ranch

Barbara Lawlor, Tolland. Railroad tracks run through Rollinsville and follow South Boulder Creek to the townsite of Tolland, through green meadows and aspen groves, gradually ascending ...
operahouse

Central City’s treasure – the Opera House

  Pam North, Central City.    In 1877, the citizens of Central City began construction on a small but impressive opera house.  Inspired by the native music traditions brought ...
Moose

Living with Wildlife : Moose on the loose

Irene Shonle, Director CSU Extension in Gilpin County.     As most people are aware, our moose population is burgeoning. Moose only have twins when habitat is good, and if you see ...
grabbing a sandwich

Sandwiches and Socks, food and fun in park

Barbara Lawlor, Nederland.         The guests strolled down the sidewalk into Chipeta Park, looking much like the campers and transients that they were, dressed for summer, but ...