sydney and mister

Beginning a dream come true

Barbara Lawlor, Nederland.  Although Sydney Radloff had a difficult time following the well-trodden path of her peers, choosing, rather, the unknown shortcuts and steep hills, she ...
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Gifts appear on Kyndall’s grave

Barbara Lawlor, Nederland.  Although the pieces of pink quartz, the two geodes and the newly planted flowers weren’t the original keepsakes that had decorated Kyndall’s grave stone, ...
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Father’s Day, Ned’s style!

Pine Apple, Nederland.  The warmth of the sun and the buzz of the town energized us throughout the course of our breakfast at Ned’s this Father’s Day. They must have anticipated ...
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New vendors look for site in Nederland

Barbara Lawlor, Nederland.  They set up shop in the Magnuson Parking lot, across the street from the shopping center. The orange and purple Juicy Rover with the tent and picnic table ...
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Senior Scene : First Anniversary

Serene Karplus, Nederland.  In the veranda’s cool shade on a bright summer evening, we sipped fine wine and shared agrodolce and lemon-zest roasted appetizers. We raised a glass ...
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Healthy keepers of the forest needed

Dear Editor, Having lost my home in this Cold Spring fire, and seeing the incredible cost of energy in firefighting and in the wastage of food by having electricity turned off in people’s ...

Heart Healthy in Gilpin County

Arwen Ek, Gilpin County.  When I stepped into the Gilpin County Public Health building for a Cardiac Risk Assessment, I had no idea what to expect. “I’m perfectly healthy…what ...
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Olympic runners train in Ned

Barbara Lawlor, Nederland.  You might see them running up and down on our mountain roads, looking like two teenagers training for their high school cross country team. They are both ...
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Firefighters win!

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