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The ‘other’ side of Christmas

The ‘other’ side of Christmas

In modern America, Christmas is a joyful time. Families gather around a tree (be it evergreen, spruce or plastic) for good food, gift giving, songs and all-around good cheer. Centered on childhood, religion and good old-fashioned commercialism, our Christmas is all about giving, loving and pleasing others, as it should be. But the holiday has […]

Cover Story — The 2010 boomtown of Black Hawk

Cover Story — The 2010 boomtown of Black Hawk

By Suzanne Paulman Business is once again on the upswing in Black Hawk, the rural mountain city established in 1859, which currently boasts a local population of about 100 residents. It all started in 1859 when prospector John H. Gregory from Georgia discovered lode gold in a nearby ravine, effectively making Black Hawk part of […]