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Deborah Korbel and Crystal Asplund of Paradise Day Spa recently attended The International Aesthetic, Cosmetics and Spa Conference as well as Las Vegas Hair and Nail Show. They attended a wide variety of classes featuring the new trends.

Korbel and Asplund received certification training for bio-platinum facials on Aug. 1. Skin is re-hydrated, circulation is improved and a revitalized appearance is achieved after the first application. It is noninvasive, affordable and safe.

New to Paradise Day Spa is a skin rejuvenation treatment to re-educate the muscles of the face. This is a safe, noninvasive treatment to lift and tone the skin of the face and neck.

Paradise Day Spa also welcomes Aly Rockman to its team. Aly specializes in hair designing and color enhancement.

For more information or appointments, call Paradise Day Spa at 928-9782 Monday through Saturday.

Pediatric dentist Dr. Matthew Burt has seen plenty of the world, but will lay down roots at All Kids Dental Pediatrics and Orthodontics starting July 9. Dr. Burt will be one of the only Spanish-speaking dentists in the Roaring Fork Valley, and the only Spanish-speaking pediatric dentist.

The doctors at All Kids Dental Pediatrics and Orthodontics appreciate how the people of the Roaring Fork Valley have graciously accepted them into the community and supported their practice. It is their goal to provide state-of-the-art dental care to the families living on the Western Slope. For more information, call 928-9500, or visit

Don’t just horseback ride, learn about horses. Intro to horsemanship experiences now offered at Porter Ranch. Spend one hour learning about horses, grooming, daily care and riding basics, then ride for two hours.

Please call ahead at 984-2068 for reservations. For information, see the Web site at

Edward Jones senior branch office administrator Tami Stroud and branch office administrator Vivian Surin have been honored for their client service excellence, which earned them an invitation to Edward Jones’ inaugural Branch Office Administrators Managing Partner’s Conference in September at the firm’s headquarters in St. Louis.

Stroud and Surin are employed at the branch office of Hollis E. Kelley Jr. in Glenwood Springs.

Edward Jones provides financial services for individual investors in the United States and through its affiliates in Canada and the United Kingdom.

Karen Timmer is among the newest hires at The Hotel Colorado. She will serve as the new convention services manager. Timmer brings 12 years of hotel operations experience, five of them in management, to her new position, making her an excellent addition to the hotel’s staff.

Timmer will be in the primary management position for the hotel’s meeting and banquet space. Timmer will serve as on-site manager for all events’ details, giving the convention and meeting planner a contact to work with while their meetings are taking place, as well as enhance the meeting or occasion itself.

For more information about Hotel Colorado, call 1-800-544-3998, ext. 115, or 945-6511, ext. 115; visit the Hotel’s Web site at; or contact general manager Larry MacDonald at 800-544-3998, ext. 112, or Pamela Hoffer at (303) 952-0824.

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