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Londa Dewey joins Vail Centre

February 25, 2017 — EAGLE COUNTY — Londa Dewey, president of The QTI Group, is the newest member of the Vail Centre's Board of Directors. "We are very lucky to have Londa Dewey join the board. She is a dynamic individual with over 30 years of business experience in […]

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Tickets on sale now for March 11 Carpenters Ball

February 25, 2017 — EAGLE COUNTY — Tickets are on sale now for Habitat for Humanity Vail Valley's 18th annual Carpenters' Ball, which will be held March 11 at 6 p.m. at the Park Hyatt Beaver Creek. All funds raised benefit Habitat for Humanity's local home building efforts, which […]

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Town of Vail honored as Great Place to Work following survey

February 25, 2017 — VAIL — The town of Vail has been certified as a Great Place to Work by independent analysts following a review of workplace ratings provided by town employees in anonymous surveys. To achieve the workplace certification, survey metrics must exceed a 70 percent benchmark. The […]

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Senior calendar

February 21, 2017 — UPCOMING WEEKLY ACTIVITIES • Wednesday: New! Medicare counseling will be held every Wednesday from 10:30- 2:30 at the Golden Eagle Senior Center. Must call 328-8896 to sign up for a spot. • Wednesday: Blood pressure and glucose checks by Eagle County Paramedics, 11 a.m., Maloit […]

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Lunch and learn event set for Wednesday in Vail

February 18, 2017 — VAIL — The Town of Vail will sponsor The 10th in a series of lunch and learn symposiums at noon on Wednesday at the Grand View on the third floor of the Lionshead Village Welcome Center. Attendees will enjoy a free lunch while listening to […]

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County announces overhaul of department roles, leaders

February 15, 2017 — EAGLE — In an email sent to employees this week, interim Eagle County Manager Bryan Treu noted that his first week was "not short on action." The action he refers to includes elimination of the Director of Public Works position, the impending departure of the […]

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Melanie Dennis joins The Literacy Project’s board

February 15, 2017 — AVON — The Literacy Project of Eagle County has named Melanie Dennis to the nonprofit group's board of directors. "With her unique background in education and real estate, Melanie has much to offer in her new leadership position on The Literacy Project's board," said Colleen […]

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Eagle County senior calendar

February 13, 2017 — Upcoming events • Today: Eagle County Caregiver/Memory loss Support Group at Eagle River Presbyterian Church, 4:30-6:00. Dr. Keith Rapp will be available to answer questions about dementia or long term care. Please call 970 328-8831 to RSVP. • Today: Ask a Lawyer day at the […]

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Revive that New Year’s resolution with the Gypsum Rec Center

February 12, 2017 — GYPSUM — The shine has rubbed off on the new year and many local residents have likely lost enthusiasm for their fitness program resolutions. The Gypsum Recreation Center wants to help everyone revive their resolution appetite. "We always get people who come in starting in […]

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Vail climbers excel at Boulder event

February 11, 2017 — VAIL — The Vail Athletic Club Climbing Team recently competed in Boulder, where 200 athletes gathered from five Western states to compete at the U.S.A. Climbing Divisional Championships, a qualifying event for the National Championships. This bouldering-only competition requires an invitation to attend and athletes […]

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Slifer Designs Boutique small, but delightful

February 10, 2017 — EDWARDS — The Slifer Designs boutique has re-opened. As spring creates a sense of renewal, the updated Slifer Designs store is providing a rejuvenated shopping experience for guests. Although small in size, it is filled with wonderful finds for the home and hostess. The grand […]

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EVHS Foundation honors school office stalwarts: Gail Eaton, Linda Hatton are latest Hall of Fame inductees

February 10, 2017 — GYPSUM — It's a widely know, if not widely acknowledged, fact that the office staff are the people who really run a school. So in recognition of that dynamic, this year the Eagle Valley High School Foundation honored a pair of long-time front office staff […]

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Chamber head elected to regional board

February 10, 2017 — EAGLE COUNTY — Chris Romer, the president and CEO of the Vail Valley Partnership, has been elected to a two-year term on the Board of the Western Association of Chamber Executives Board of Directors. The group is an association of chamber of commerce executives and […]

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Geotechnical drilling set to cause traffic delays Monday

February 10, 2017 — EDWARDS — Beginning Monday, construction will affect traffic along Edwards Spur Road and U.S. Highway 6 in Edwards while crews complete geotechnical drilling as part of the design of phase two of the Interstate 70 Edwards Interchange upgrade project. The daytime work will include a […]

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Program hopes to help local nonprofits

February 7, 2017 — VAIL — There are two growing trends in nonprofit work today: an increasingly difficult time raising money and an increasing need for nonprofit services of all kinds within communities, according to the Council of Nonprofits, the nation's largest network of nonprofit groups. Adding to those […]

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Eagle County senior calendar

February 6, 2017 — Upcoming events Today: Massages at the Golden Eagle Senior Center for those 60 or better. $10 for 20 minutes. Must call 328-8896 to sign up for a spot. Friday: Vail Mountain School upper class will be joining Maloit Park Senior Wellness Center for board games […]

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Town of Avon sets time for streetscape meetings

February 3, 2017 — AVON — The town of Avon wants feedback on streetscape plans for the Beaver Creek Boulevard enhancement project. The final design plan, along with background information, can be viewed in detail at http://www.avon.org/bcblvd. The town is urging those with an interest in the project to […]

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Local recreation companies earn state grants

February 3, 2017 — DENVER — The Colorado Office of Economic Development and International Trade has awarded export grants to eight Colorado outdoor recreation companies — including a firm based in Avon and one in Minturn — to support their attendance at the 2017 ISPO Munich trade show. ISPO […]

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Millennials impacting workforce, consumerism

February 2, 2017 — VAIL — Exploration, interaction and connection are among the emotional experiences craved by millennials in selecting not only their job and their behavior in the workforce, but also how they spend their money. This blending of characteristics in both professional development and leisure makes one […]

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Bank aid helps nonprofits

February 2, 2017 — GLENWOOD SPRINGS — Alpine Bank in 2016 donated $989,719 to local nonprofit groups and projects through funds generated from its Loyalty Debit Card program. The Glenwood Springs-based, independent bank launched the Loyalty Debit Card program in 1997, and it has become an easy way for […]

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