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Sunsense Solar of Carbondale came out to the Habitat for Humanity jobsite in Silt on April 21 to install the solar panels in celebration of Earth Day.

Sunsense Solar has partnered with Habitat for Humanity of the Roaring Fork Valley on the last eight homes, making them energy efficient for our families and helping to build little green homes in our valley. A special thank you to Sunsense Solar from Habitat.

Mitzi Kadrmas, advanced Skin Care Therapist at Paradise Day Spa, returned to the International Dermal Institute this month to attend the post graduate education on Acne: Types, Triggers and Treatment. This advanced class focused on teen and adult troubled skin issues. The use of particular ingredients and specific machine options presented at the workshop are integrated into the treatments offered at Paradise Day Spa. Mitzi can be reached at 2520 Grand Ave. Suite 102, Glenwood Springs, and at 970-928-9782.

For more than 25 years, the 19th Street Diner at 1908 Grand Ave. in Glenwood Springs has closed the kitchen at 3 p.m. in the afternoons on Sunday. As of Memorial Day weekend, and through the summer until Labor Day, Sunday hours will be extended to 8 p.m. for the tourist season. The new summer hours of operation will be 7 a.m. to 9 p.m. Monday through Saturday and 7:30 a.m. to 8 p.m. Sunday. The bar will continue to stay open until 10 p.m. or later, and until 8 p.m. on Sundays, depending on customers’ needs. We are also offering catering, off of the smoker or straight out of the kitchen. Call Rick or Katie with any questions or stop on in and see us.

Lynsey Pulliam, Zumba instructor and personal trainer at New Castle Family Fitness, is now Piloxing certified. Lynsey is one of only two certified instructors in the valley to teach this red hot boxing-pilates-dance experience. Piloxing is now offered in Glenwood Springs at Accelerate Tuesday and Thursday evenings at 6 p.m. Call New Castle Family Fitness for details at 984-3200. First class is free.

If you’ve developed a product (or are developing a product) this workshop is for you. Explore the critical phases in the inventing process, including copyrights, trademarks, and patents. This workshop can help you avoid the common mistakes that often lead to failure. It runs from 8:30 a.m. to noon Saturday, June 2, at Glenwood Suites, 2625 Gilstrap Court in Glenwood Springs, and is presented by Rita Crompton, The Inventors’ Roundtable, with Ian Osborn and Raymond Burrasca. Cost is $30 for the general public and $25 for clients, advisors, or sponsors of Roaring Fork Business Resource Center. To register, go to or call 970-945-5158.

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