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Tom Genes Apologizes to Neil Young's Pono Player

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Sorry Mr Young, but I will not be purchasing your new high-end audio player at this time.  Your Ponos player is a sharp looking appliance that apparently sounds off the charts but there are other concerns at work here. It

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Third 'Ever After' For Teen Girls Set in April

Ever After

Ever After, the third annual event for local middle school girls, will be held on April 25th from 10-5 at Frontier Ranch. This is a free event for girls from 6th through 8th grade. The day will include skits, games,

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Once There Was Camelot

Camelot Vilar

And now there is another.  The latest rendition of “Camelot” comes to the Vilar Center Monday night. It’s a fresh approach to the age old musical. “Camelot” was written by Alan Jay Lerner and music by Frederick Loewe. It is

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"The Dog Stars" Author Returns

The Painter

Peter Heller, the celebrated author of the beloved bestseller The Dog Stars, returns with a suspenseful second novel set against the dramatic landscape of Paonia’s Elk Mountains, just released in paperback! Years ago, Jim Stegner, a well-known expressionist painter, shot a

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Great Blues Coming to Valley

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We don’t get the blues too often here in the Vail Valley.  That’s fine if you are talking about mood swings, but not when referring to music.  One of the things missing from my years back home in Chicagoland is

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CAIC Fundraiser In Edwards

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Telluride B&B Tickets Go on Sale


Tickets are now on sale for the 22nd Annual Telluride Blues & Brews Festival held September 18-20, 2015. Boasting four days of music and microbrews, Blues & Brews Festival is located within the world-famous resort town of Telluride, Colorado, in the heart of

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One Album of a Novel- A Brief History of Seven Killings

A breif history

I always planned on writing the great American novel. The good news is I no longer have to. Marlon James has done it for me.  His lengthy master piece called “A Brief History of Seven Killings” is a definite killer

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Bookworm Kids Writing Contest Opens

Bookworm Writing Contest

Each year, the Bookworm hosts a children’s writing contest for grades 3-12. Winners and honorable mentions from each grade level are announced at the award ceremony and book signing in the spring and published in Ungoverned Children.  Winning stories are also published in

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Outside Magazine Glows About Eagle

Outside Magazine

Look out Eagle the Outside world is going to come knocking. Outside Magazine just published a great story about the town of Eagle’s new bike path. Read it HERE  

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