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HOROSCOPES – 10-6-15

HOROSCOPES – 10-6-15

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GEMSTONES & MINERALS – Mexican fire opal and fire agate

GEMSTONES & MINERALS – Mexican fire opal and fire agate

Mexican Fire Opal are unique opals are also called “cherry opals” because of their orangy-red color and play of fiery colors throughout. They are some of the few opals that can be faceted. The Mayas and Aztecs loved these gemstones and liked to use them in mosaics and for ritualistic purposes. They called this opal […]

TRAIL’S END – Columbus Day still inspires controversy

TRAIL’S END – Columbus Day still inspires controversy

Colorado was the first to make Columbus Day a state holiday Over the past few years, controversy over Columbus Day in the United States has escalated to the point where some cities and even states have changed the name of the holiday to Indigenous People Day. Perhaps the most ignored holiday on the calendar, when […]

A TAILING TALE – The Spirits of Central City

A TAILING TALE – The Spirits of Central City

This week’s tale comes from Stephanie Waters of Manitou Springs. Stephanie learned the art of storytelling at the knee of her Southern -born grandmother. She has a degree in liberal arts and is a self-described armchair philosopher and history geek. She is the owner of Blue Moon Haunted History Tours and founder of the Spirits of Colorado Paranormal Convention. The […]

GOING GREEN – Quiz: How green are you?

GOING GREEN – Quiz: How green are you?

We may think that we are doing our part to protect our environment and save Mother Earth, but just how green are we actually? Making more green choices should be our goal. Every green step we take to honor the earth and each other is worthwhile. Take the quiz to test your greenness. 1. Do […]

Winners Circle 10-6-15

Winners Circle 10-6-15

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Cover Story – Lady Luck & Isle Casino Black Hawk: Two great casinos, two great places to win

Cover Story – Lady Luck & Isle Casino Black Hawk: Two great casinos, two great places to win

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Non-political advice

Non-political advice

Be careful what you swallow I’m reading the AARP monthly magazine and finding an article that caught my attention about painkillers. I know that playing blackjack and hanging out in a casino for a long period of time can be a big pain for card players.  Sitting all day at a poker table, standing at […]

Trading Post/Classifieds 9-29-15

Trading Post/Classifieds 9-29-15

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Horoscopes 9-29-15

Horoscopes 9-29-15

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