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Gilpin Library Footnotes

Larry Greico, Librarian.  Every once in a while I stand scanning the new shelf to remind myself what biographies we’ve recently added. A particular name will catch my eye and I’ll ...
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Grief support speaker inspires Rotarians

   Barbara Lawlor, Gilpin County.  Last Thursday, the Gilpin County Rotary Club met at the Isle of Capris for lunch and to listen to guest speaker Amanda Mahoney, MA, co-founder ...
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Bored kitty?

Deb D’Andrea, Nederland.  Just like dogs, cats like to be entertained and can become bored hanging around the house with nothing to do. An indication your cat may be bored is if ...
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Eagles fight to end of season

  Barbara Lawlor, Gilpin County.   The last minute and a half of the Gilpin versus Longmont Christian game on Monday night, took 20 minutes before time ran out. It was a mix of time ...
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FOR YOUR HEALTH : Toxic Friendships

Taking a look at friendships:  What happens when someone is more of a hindrance than a help? Shannon Gwash, Peak to Peak.  As adults, we’ve learned that we grow and change from ...
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Diversions : Both sides now

Mark Cohen, Nederland.  This is a true story. In April of 1993 I was going through an early midlife crisis. I was living in Omaha. I had joined the Air Force “to see the world” ...
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First Street takes menu to Stage Stop

Barbara Lawlor, Nederland. They never had a chance to say goodbye. First Street Pub and Grill owners Lisa and Dan Plank, after 11 years of building a family of employees and customers ...
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Gilpin County Sheriff Reports

On 02/04/16 a male party came to the Gilpin County Sheriff`s Office lobby to turn themselves in on a warrant for Failure to Appear on a Theft case.  He was processed into the Gilpin ...
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Eagles win season closer

Barbara Lawlor, Gilpin County.  The Gilpin High School girls’ basketball team ended the season with two consecutive wins, one against Cornerstone Christian,  48-34,  last Wednesday, ...