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When the hard rains fell

Most of the time, rain in Colorado is a good thing. With an annual average precipitation of only 14 – 17 inches, most…

The Trocadero at Elitch Gardens (1917-1975)

The Trocadero at Elitch Gardens (1917-1975)

Recreated for a special night on Saturday, August 27 Submitted by Anna Lee Ames Frohlich Flowers and dancing feet The soft perfumed air…

A reservoir in the great American desert

A reservoir in the great American desert

In 2008 my first research adventure was to look for the Neponset ranch headquartered in Evanston, Wyoming from 1883 to 1918. It was…

Memories and restoration of a 1906 Elmore

Memories and restoration of a 1906 Elmore

Awhile back, I had the pleasure of spending a few hours with Donald Vaughn of Golden, and hearing his beautiful story about a…

A TAILING TALE – A Legend of the Yellow Rose

A TAILING TALE – A Legend of the Yellow Rose

Twenty-year-old Philip Penrose rode into Central City on an old mule named Daisy on an unusually warm day in June 1862. After months…

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Going Green View all

This seems to be a buggy year.  I have noticed more insects wanting to find homes in our house and yard. I want to keep bugs away, but…

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HUMOR- Lawns are dumb!

HUMOR- Lawns are dumb!

Lawns are dumb. They’re attractive but high maintenance, pretty but senseless—the bimbos of the natural world.…

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EVENTS – Octoberfest honors Denver’s German heritage

EVENTS – Octoberfest honors Denver’s German heritage

One of Denver’s favorite fall celebrations, Oktoberfest, is a spirited celebration of the city’s German heritage,…

ENTERTAINMENT – ‘The Book of Mormon’ – the musical

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The Murder of Joseph Roma

The Murder of Joseph Roma

During the 1930s, the entire country was facing a real crime crisis. It was era of…

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Business Profile – Fresh Mexican Grille debuts at Canyon Casino

Business Profile – Fresh Mexican Grille debuts at Canyon Casino

By Jan Wondra It’s fresh. Oh so fresh. And it’s fast. Oh, so fast. The Fresh…

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