4 legged flood survivors

Flood survivors Even though the record-breaking flood of 2013 devastated much of Estes Park, the local elk herd seemed unperturbed last weekend as they lounged around the golf course. ...
Gilpin County voting changes—vote early on Saturday!

Gilpin County voting changes—vote early on Saturday!

Lynn Hirshman Gilpin County Colleen Stewart, Clerk and Recorder for Gilpin County, is looking forward to breaking in her brand-new “vote center” rooms in the basement of the Old ...
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GILPIN LIBRARY FOOTNOTES

by Larry Grieco, Librarian Some books can best be described as “genre-bending,” mixing together several types of popular fiction that attract readers with differing interests. ...
Nederland BOT Accepts Starburst Award

Nederland BOT Accepts Starburst Award

Pam North - Nederland The Nederland Board of Trustees (BOT) met on Tues. evening, Oct. 15, 2013. Mayor Joe Gierlach, Mayor pro tem Kevin Mueller, and Trustees Peter Fiori, Randy Lee, ...
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Communities Together

My mother recalled her teen years in England in World War II as a time of hardship and close community. She lived in town, but worked hard in the fields harvesting crops and pulling ...
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GILPIN LIBRARY FOOTNOTES

by Larry Grieco, Librarian Karen Joy Fowler is back for the sixth time with an unforgettable novel about a most unusual family. The story is told by Rosemary Cooke who, as a child ...
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Aging in Place

Home is that cozy place filled with memories of family and friends, with things that remind us of those we have loved and who have loved us. It is the place we rest and reenergize for ...
Tennis ends with tourney

Tennis ends with tourney

Barbara Lawlor Last Sunday, Oct. 13, was a typical fall day, perfect for a tennis tournament. Cool, not much wind, a bit of sunshine and aspen leaves drifting onto the court. Even ...