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Meet the Press : John Clower

John was born in Philadelphia in the mid-20th century, though he moved to the Fort Worth, Texas suburbs as a young boy. He earned a B.B.A. in Accounting at UT Arlington, and worked ...

BOT looks at building codes

John Scarffe, Nederland.     During the BOT meeting on Tuesday, July 15, the Board asked Town staff to categorize building code updates into those that are “slam dunks” and those ...
Beginning his second century
Doc Lawrence Maurer turned 100 years old on Tuesday, July 29. He celebrated the event with his family on the porch of his Boulder home. Maurer was the only doctor Nederland had for many years.

Doc Maurer celebrates 100 years

Beginning his second century Doc Lawrence Maurer turned 100 years old on Tuesday, July 29. He celebrated the event with his family on the porch of his Boulder home. Maurer was the only ...
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Mountain Critters : Mosquitoes, Us and our Pets

Deb D’Andrea, Nederland.     For those of us who are outside with our pets, we have recently seen an increase in the mosquito population. This is no fun for us or our pets. The ...
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Celebrating all carousels

  Barbara Lawlor, Nederland.     There are all kinds of carousels in history. Most of them feature the rearing horses with flared nostrils and white rimmed eyes. Some stray from ...
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Mayor’s daughter: 9-year-old entrepreneur

 Barbara Lawlor, Nederland.     Aspen Gierlach, 9, is the founder of a business that was launched in Nederland about a week ago. Not only is Aspen a poised, self-confident entrepreneur, ...
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The magic goes ’round and ’round

Glimpses of Past and Present Photo by Barbara Lawlor Pam North, Nederland.     Nothing is more evocative of childhood and fantasy than the carousel, with its brightly colored and ...
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Trustees express concerns about marijuana, beer festival

  John Scarffe, Nederland.     Zephyr Adventures of Boulder proposed a new food, beer, marijuana, and music festival to the Town of Nederland Board of Trustees during the regular ...