February 6, 2018 — Rob and Gaye Steinke will be bringing Olympic hardware back from South Korea. The Vail couple has been collecting both friends as well as Olympic and World Cup pins for decades. Among the pins they'll take to South Korea when they leave Thursday, Feb. 8,
January 31, 2018 — This week, for the first time, Battle Mountain High School presents a student-written and student-directed play. The play, "Air Raid Lemonade," written by high school senior Katie Bellerose, is a one-act play directed by fellow senior Berit Kirchner, both of Eagle-Vail. Performances take place Thursday
January 28, 2018 — Former Eagle Valley High School teachers Ralph and Janice Starr didn't plan to spend their entire careers in the same school district they attended as students. Things just worked out that way. During their long careers with Eagle County Schools, the Starrs touched the lives
December 30, 2017 — When they bundle up and head out to the 12th Night Christmas tree bonfire Saturday night, Jan. 6, Eagle residents will be the latest participants in a community holiday tradition that dates back 65 years. Just as the town's people did back on Jan. 6,
December 27, 2017 — GYPSUM — There's a cold, hard reality that accompanies the delights of the holiday season — kids are out of school for the next 13 days and some time in that span, they are going to complain about how they are bored. Not to worry.
December 26, 2017 — GYPSUM — There's a cold, hard reality that accompanies the delights of the holiday season — kids are out of school for the next 13 days and some time in that span, they are going to complain about how they are bored. Not to worry.
December 15, 2017 — For more than 30 years now, the Vail Dickens Carolers have been an iconic part of the local holiday scene. Clad in their Victorian costumes as they stroll the streets of Vail and pop into various pubs and restaurants, members sing Christmas cheer. "It's fun
December 12, 2017 — Aspen Skiing Co.'s newest on-mountain attraction is Breathtaker, an alpine coaster located on Snowmass Mountain next to the Elk Camp restaurant. The Breathtaker opened on Dec. 10 to the public and is part of Skico's $10 million on-mountain adventure center, The Lost Forest. It currently operates from 11
December 9, 2017 — for many of us, the countdown to Christmas means we need to get serious about shopping. But for many of our neighbors, the challenge isn't about getting to the store, it's about finding a way to put something — anything — under the tree. Or
December 7, 2017 — Weston Snowboards award-winning Range Splitboard was designed to help people get into the backcountry. And that backcountry, for the most part, is National Forest land. So in keeping with the company's mission, Weston has set up a event on Saturday, Dec. 9, designed to be
November 26, 2017 — The holiday season is a time that's ripe with traditions, and for nearly three decades, the Eagle community has ushered in December with its Christmas on Broadway celebration. The 2017 event is planned for Saturday, Dec. 2, in downtown Eagle. A nighttime lighted parade is
November 25, 2017 — It's hard to overstate just how good a job the Arvada Center's crew did staging this new production of "Joseph and the Amazing Technicolor Dreamcoat" for the holiday season. If you've never seen it, then this is an excellent opportunity to do so, and if
November 25, 2017 — The community is invited to come together at The Bookworm of Edwards on Tuesday, Nov. 28, supporting the book "Inertia" that was transformed into the Vail Mountain School fall play. At the event, meet local teacher and author Kim Cope Tait, hear from the theater
November 13, 2017 — Fernando Almanza is a passionate community advocate, inspired to action by his participation in the Family Leadership Training Institute of Colorado. "I feel I have something of value to give back to the community," Almanza said. "Usually people look at problems. This program teaches you
November 6, 2017 — As soon as the jack o' lanterns disappear from downvalley porches, locals gear up for Christmas as the big trifecta of holiday craft fairs hit during November. The first of the big three events happened last weekend at Gypsum Creek Middle School's Holiday Market and
November 4, 2017 — Anthony’s annual fundraising event for his youth project has always been good. The format is simple — show a film about a spectacular sporting event and invite a person associated with that event to attend and talk about it — sell tickets, auction off prizes and use the money to bring skiing to underprivileged kids.
October 19, 2017 — Eagle Town Park has been the centerpiece of community fun for 107 years. Located geographically and symbolically at the heart of Eagle's traditional downtown, Eagle Town Park has evolved through the decades and its latest incarnation includes a new $300,000 playground renovation that made its
October 17, 2017 — for high school cyclists from all across Colorado, this weekend marks the culmination of their competition season. For residents of Eagle, the weekend of Oct. 21-22 represents arguably the community's biggest marketing success story. "We definitely fill the hotels and people also camp and are
October 14, 2017 — Things tend to quiet down a bit during the shoulder season. Is it too quiet for your liking? If you're feeling adventurous, here are a few places just north of Eagle County to get out and go explore.