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October is National Domestic Violence Awareness Month. Tuesday and Wednesday, Oct. 30 and 31, Salon Sublime in Carbondale is hosting a fundraiser for the Advocate Safehouse Project called, Cut it Out for Advocate Safehouse Project. Proceeds from all the haircuts on Oct. 30 and 31 will be donated to the Advocate Safehouse Project to provide services to victims of domestic and/or sexual violence.Salon Sublime is located at 46 North Eighth Street in Carbondale. To schedule an appointment, call 963-8499.

Bookcliff, Mount Sopris and South Side Conservation districts and Garfield County Vegetation Management are offering cost share for fall treatment on noxious weeds. Call the conservation district at 945-5494, ext. 105 for more information or to receive an application.

The Garfield School District No. Re-2 and an additional anonymous donor are offering a total of up to $2,000 in reward monies, in addition to the Crime Stoppers of Garfield County $1,000 for any information leading to the arrest and conviction of the persons responsible for the graffiti and vandalism at Coal Ridge High School Oct. 13, and/or the graffiti and vandalism that occurred at Coal Ridge and Rifle High schools Sept. 27.Sometime between 10 p.m. Thursday, Sept. 27th and 8 a.m. Friday, Sept. 28th, vandals struck Coal Ridge High School. On the night before the Titans 2007 homecoming football game, someone spray painted the football field and the sidewalk entrance to the football field, leaving behind an estimated $1,000 in damages.Students and staff at Coal Ridge High School were victimized by another vandal leaving behind graffiti on the southeast wall, facing Highway 6. This occurred sometime between 10 p.m. Friday, Oct. 12th and 2 p.m. Sunday, Oct. 14th. People with information about either of these two incidents can remain anonymous by calling 945-0101.

The Coal Ridge girls basketball team will be having a chili dinner at 4 p.m. Friday, Oct. 19, at Coal Ridge High School, serving volleyball and football fans. Support your local high school athletes.

Please join friends and business leaders from 5-7 p.m. Oct. 19, at Colorado Poolscapes/Spascapes, for the next Glenwood Springs Chamber Business After Hours networking event.

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