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Sunlight Ski Patrol beer tasting benefit Saturday evening

December 15, 2018 — The Sunlight Ski Patrol is hosting its second annual Beer Tasting Benefit from 5-8 p.m. Saturday at the Sunlight Bed & Breakfast, 10252 County Road 117. Participants can sample Colorado craft beers from brewers such as Boulder Beer, Elevation, New Belgium, Odell, Ska and Roaring

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December 2, 2018 — Thanksgiving dinner a success with lots of help Cheryl&Co hosted its 11th annual Thanksgiving Dinner for Seniors and Veterans from noon to 2 p.m. Saturday, Nov. 11. Owner/broker Cheryl Chandler would like to thank all those who made this special event possible. Thanks to City

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November 29, 2018 — Louisa Schwarz's tree lit again A holiday thank-you to Commissioner Tom Jankovsky, County Manager Kevin Batchelder and crew for lighting the tree at 11th and Grand. The tree was planted 85 years ago in memory of a beloved Glenwood woman named Mrs. Louisa Schwarz. She

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Community Briefs

November 29, 2018 — Shining Stars holiday toy drive The 2018 Holiday Toy Drive for Shining Stars Colorado runs through Dec. 21, inviting people to "Give the gift of hope to brave kids with cancer or another life threatening illness this holiday season. Gift cards, books (fiction and

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Memories & Milestones

November 27, 2018 — Sines graduates basic training U.S. Air Force Airman Jessica P. Sines graduated from basic military training at Joint Base San Antonio-Lackland in San Antonio. The airman completed an intensive, eight-week program that included training in military discipline and studies, Air Force core values, physical fitness,

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November 27, 2018 — Community helped 4A pass On behalf of Citizens for Garfield Re-2, we would like to sincerely thank our community for its support of ballot issue 4A. We are incredibly grateful that our community recognized the importance of supporting the wonderful employees of the Garfield Re-2

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Education briefs

November 27, 2018 — Shannon Rossilli named to dean's list at Biola University Shannon Rossilli of Rifle was named to Biola University's dean's list for academic excellence. Rossilli was one of approximately 1,500 students who were named to Biola University's dean's list in Spring 2018. Students who achieved a

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November 18, 2018 — New Castle Cub Scouts collect more than 6,100 pounds of food The New Castle Cub Scouts would like to thank our fantastic community for once again supporting our world-class food drive. This year about 1,900 homes donated more than 6,100 pounds of food to our

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November 11, 2018 — Big help from Big John's I am a volunteer in Marianne's Boutique at Valley View Hospital and was looking for a way to store spools of ribbon that was easily visible and accessible. I looked all over town and even online to no avail. Then

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Memories & Milestones

November 1, 2018 — Coldwell Banker Mason Morse hosts pet adoption weekend in partnership with local animal shelters Coldwell Banker Mason Morse Real Estate recently hosted its second annual pet adoption weekend joining hundreds of Coldwell Banker offices and animal shelters around the country for the Coldwell Banker "Homes

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October 30, 2018 — Welcome to the world, Julian Joshua Carney Karlie George and Joshua Carney welcomed their firstborn son, Julian Joshua Carney, to the world at 1:30 p.m. Sept. 10, 2018. Julian was born at Valley View Hospital, weighed 7 pounds, 5.7 ounces, and was 19.25 inches long.

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October 28, 2018 — Grand River Health a HAVE award finalist Grand River Health of Rifle was a finalist in the Collaboration/Community Service category of the American Hospital Association (AHA) Hospital Awards for Volunteer Excellence (HAVE) with its Empty Bowls Luncheon, a fund- and friend-raiser for Grand River Meals

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October 25, 2018 — Garfield County Search and Rescue receives van from Phil Long Honda Garfield County Search and Rescue has received a 10-passenger Chevrolet Express van from Phil Long Honda of Glenwood Springs. This vehicle, valued at more than $25,000, represents one of the largest gifts ever received

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October 25, 2018 — Angels reside among us With all the insanity and negative events transpiring in our present day world, we who live in this valley have much to be thankful for. In addition to the awesome, natural beauty that surrounds us each and every season, so many

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Education Briefs

October 21, 2018 — High school seniors in Colorado encouraged to apply for Daniels Scholarship Motivated college-bound high school seniors in Colorado, New Mexico, Utah, and Wyoming are encouraged to visit DanielsFund.org to apply online for the Daniels Scholarship Program. The application will be open through 4 p.m. Nov.

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October 14, 2018 — Glenwood Springs rallies for cancer support On Sept. 22, over 500 people came out to support patients of the Calaway•Young Cancer Center at Rally the Valley. Thanks to the success of this event and contributions throughout the year, over $210,000 was raised to provide patients

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Memories & Milestones

October 9, 2018 — Happy first anniversary, Brava On Sept. 20, Brava Modern Trattoria at 809 Grand Ave. in Glenwood Springs celebrated its first anniversary in style offering free champagne, live music and a little bite to taste while customers waited for tables. The crowd of locals and tourists

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October 9, 2018 — Western Slope Rodeo Royalty Clinic a huge success Many thanks to the local sponsors who helped make the royalty clinic on Sept. 29 a huge success for the girls on the Western Slope. Local businesses are: Bullock's Western Store, Candlewood Suites, Etcetera Media, Fine Things

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October 2, 2018 — Honored to be elected Top Super Senior Being elected as Top Super Senior was a great and undeserved distinction. The Post Independent is to be congratulated for featuring the project that acknowledged the contributions old-timers make to our area. I want to thank all of

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Memories & Milestones

October 2, 2018 — Backs-Robinson wedding Dr. Brent Robinson, M.D., and Amanda Backs, M.D., were married by Brent's aunt, the Rev. Carol Robinson, on Sept. 8, 2018, at the family ranch in Canyon Creek, just outside of Glenwood Springs, Colorado.  Brent, a 2002 graduate of Glenwood Springs High School,

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