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Community Briefs, May 17
Community Briefs, May 17

May 17, 2019

Frontier Museum closure The Frontier Museum will be closed beginning 4 p.m. Saturday, May 18, for spring cleaning. The museum will reopen at 1 p.m. Saturday, June 1, with an open house. Summer hours of...


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May 14, 2019

Spring clean up keeps town looking good Thank you, Glenwood Springs, for holding the annual spring cleanup again this year. It’s such a valuable service for our citizens, and it also keeps our town looking...


Memories & Milestones
Memories & Milestones

May 14, 2019

Grand River Health volunteers donate $14,000 to Grand River Health’s “Stop the Bleed” initiative Following the Sandy Hook School shootings, in October 2015 the White House launched the “Stop the Bleed” national campaign, a call...


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May 9, 2019

New Castle Fishing Derby was the best ever Our 2019 Kids Fishing Derby was the best ever, and expanded to three age groups and 27 prize points. Thanks to Grease Monkey of Glenwood Springs for...


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April 23, 2019

Feed My Sheep cleaning up downtown for spring Feed My Sheep Ministry would like to give a huge thank-you to our supporters, volunteers and our prayer warriors. Let’s not forget all those that come to...


Memories & Milestones
Memories & Milestones

April 23, 2019

Elks host disabled veterans Glenwood Springs Elks Lodge 2286 hosted 198 disabled veterans and DAV staff for lunch during four days of the April 2019 Winter Sports Clinic. Thanks go out to the 106 volunteers from the...


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April 22, 2019

Honor the memory of Jon Hollinger by supporting Roaring Fork Audubon Our community lost a special person this spring, long-time resident and nature lover Jon Hollinger. Thank you, Jon, for all that you did for...


Memories & Milestones
Memories & Milestones

April 11, 2019

John Pettit named Elks Citizen of the Year The Citizen of the Year award was presented to veteran John Pettit by Tom Regan, the Exalted Ruler of BPOE Elks Lodge 2286 in Glenwood Springs, at...


Memories & Milestones
Memories & Milestones

March 28, 2019

Happy 50th anniversary Coy and Mary Bretthorst, longtime residents of Glenwood Springs and now New Castle, are celebrating their 50th wedding anniversary Friday. Congratulations!


Memories & Milestones
Memories & Milestones

March 26, 2019

Helping For the Good My name is Kate Hardaker, and I am a seventh-grade student at Riverview. For the Good is a local nonprofit that goes to Kenya and educates people, especially girls, on the importance...


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March 25, 2019

Shout out to Valley View Hospital I recently needed the emergency services of Valley View Hospital. I have to say my experience there was outstanding. I particularly want to give a shout out to Katie...


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March 24, 2019

I live in Littleton. My sister came to visit me from Erie, Pa and on March 1, we decided to take the train to your lovely little town to have a stress free weekend, soaking,...


Memories & Milestones
Memories & Milestones

March 21, 2019

TJX awards $10K grant to Advocate Safehouse Project The TJX Cos. and the TJX Foundation recently awarded Advocate Safehouse Project with a $10,000 program grant during the grand opening of the new Marshalls store at...


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March 19, 2019

Empty Bowls a fulfilling experience To all the friends/supporters of Grand River Meals on Wheels: 530 bowls and 37 gallons of soup later, Empty Bowls helped Grand River Meals on Wheels provide 2,500 meals (over...


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March 17, 2019

Holy Cross does great job during snowstorms We would like to acknowledge the terrific job that the repair crews from Holy Cross Energy have done over the recent weekends of heavy snowfall to repair and...


Memories & Milestones
Memories & Milestones

March 14, 2019

Malehorn passes advanced black belt test Dave Malehorn passed his fifth-degree black belt test through the Western Tang Soo Do Federation on Friday, March 8. Brian Mable, of Brian Mable Karate in Glenwood Springs, and...


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March 10, 2019

Solar Rollers grateful for grill drawing Last month, the Mt. Sopris Rotary Club generously held a grill drawing to benefit Solar Rollers. Myself and everyone at Solar Rollers would like to extend our thanks to...


Roaring Fork region weekend planner
Roaring Fork region weekend planner

March 8, 2019

Art In The Stacks 5-7 p.m., Friday — Garfield County Libraries hosts an artist reception for March and April’s featured artist, the Glenwood Springs Art Guild, Friday at Glenwood Springs Branch Library. Light refreshments will...


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February 24, 2019

Best year ever for Ascendigo Blue Aspen Ascendigo Blue Aspen, the signature fundraising event for Ascendigo Autism Services, has wrapped, and we have enormous gratitude for those who helped make our eighth annual the best...


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February 21, 2019

Brighter Smiles: Brighter Futures raises over $5,000 for the SANE program The office of Dr. Corey Johnson would like to thank our patients and the community for supporting our Brighter Smiles: Brighter Futures program. Together...