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It’s World Series of Poker time!

It’s World Series of Poker time!

WHOO HOO – the World Series of Poker is once again happening at the Rio All-Suites Hotel and Casino in Las Vegas right now with an amazing 73 events scheduled between May 30 and July 22. Cards began hitting the felt with a $565 Casino Employees No Limit Hold em tournament and will continue to […]

WINNERS CIRCLE 6-6-17

WINNERS CIRCLE 6-6-17

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Central City Opera’s Theatre of Dreams Gala at Mike Ward Maserati

Central City Opera’s Theatre of Dreams Gala at Mike Ward Maserati

BY SCOTTIE TAYLOR IVERSON The fourth annual Theatre of Dreams Gala also commemorated Central City Opera’s 85th year. The new, elegant Mike Ward Maserati headquarters was transformed into a spectacular multi-level venue for the black-tie affair, drawing some of Denver’s most influential to comprise the sold-out crowd. The chic fundraiser was chaired by Central City […]

Attack of the phony phoners

Attack of the phony phoners

I’m becoming increasingly popular. I must be. Suddenly, people from all over the country are trying to contact me. Today I got calls from Brookhaven, N.Y.; Downers Grove, Ill., and Madisonville, Tenn. I’m not sure what any of them wanted though, because I didn’t answer. I used to answer every call I got on my […]

Tax-free coupons seem like a good idea

Tax-free coupons seem like a good idea

On my last trip to Black Hawk and Central City, I stopped by Saratoga and visited Chuck and Dan, two of the casino gaming executives. The folks at Saratoga are so friendly. I purchased some candy from Ruth in the little corner coffee nook and had a bowl of the famous potato leek soup that […]

5-30-2017

5-30-2017

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HOROSCOPES 5-30-17

HOROSCOPES 5-30-17

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5-16-2017

5-16-2017

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Madonna of the Trail celebrated pioneer mothers

Madonna of the Trail celebrated pioneer mothers

By Rosemary Fetter In 1928, the Daughters of the American Revolution commissioned a major project to celebrate the courage of pioneer women who settled the West.  Supported by contributions from donors, the DAR funded 12 monuments along the route of the original Santa Fe Trail, one in each state through which the trail passed. Future […]

I know an old woman

I know an old woman

You know that children’s song about the old woman who swallowed a fly? It’s been running through my head for a week now, but I still don’t know why she swallowed that fly. I guess she’ll die. You’ll recall she swallowed a spider to catch the fly, and then a bird to catch the spider, […]