Sunshine Week and all it stands for is a positive thing. Yet, I have found myself brought low by certain aspects of it. We have learned to expect lies and half truths in both the private and public sectors of our lives. I find the tension between marketing and truth painful. I wish we demanded more honesty.
Don Banner proposes a nuclear power plant in Pueblo as the anchor of a clean energy park. You’ve got to give Banner credit for his gumption, considering the crisis in Japan where, currently, three nuclear reactors threaten to melt down. . .
If you’re looking for a unique way to give back to Colorado’s trails and outdoor places, or a rewarding way to get outside with your family, VOC has plenty of exciting opportunities available this season.
The Walden Chamber Music Society presents an unsual concert with a mixture of romantic and bold, contemporary music on Sunday, April 10 at 3:00pm at the SteamPlant Theater in Salida, Colorado.
I’m writing this letter to provide information that most do not have, and, as your mission statement states, have “opinions based on misinformation”. I’ve followed this from the beginning because I built the building in question. Any points I make can be confirmed by review of the court transcript, filings, petitions, answers, orders, covenants etc.
Guidestone’s Farmhands Education Program provides hands-on, experiential farm and nature-based educational opportunities to school groups, custom contract groups, children and families. Farmhands curriculum focuses on nature appreciation, ecological understanding, traditional arts, sustainable agriculture and human health and nutrition.
According to the BLM website, the Final Environmental Impact Statement (EIS) is now scheduled to be released sometime in mid to late April.
Here’s a look at how average electricity rates have changed in Colorado historically and how they may continue to change in the future. Figures provided by Xcel Energy to the city of Boulder in December.
Spring Break Recreation Activities
Pot Luck on Thursday, March 24th from 6 until 8 pm at the Salida Community Center
10 International Cycling Teams Set their Sights on America’s Most Demanding Professional Bike Race.
The FRONTLINE documentary ‘Poisoned Waters’ examines the health of our Nation’s waterways. It will be shown at The Steamplant.
A $50k study grant was awarded to the City of Salida to conduct thermal gradient testing at the Poncha Springs Hot Springs site.
Now accepting applications for the 2011/2012 school year for Kindergarten and a First/Second Grade combination class.
PERFORMING AT THE STEAMPLANT THEATER – SATURDAY, APRIL 2ND, 7PM
Everyone, no matter who they are, encounters challenges in day-to-day living. What we do with those challenges and how we see and hold them determine the quality of our lives.
A frustrated citizen joins a chorus of land planners in their frustration.
GARNA (The Greater Arkansas River Nature Association) is sponsoring a Northwest Earth Institute discussion course called “Healthy Child, Healthy Planet” that explores creating healthy environments for children.
A community meeting will be held Wed, March 23 at the High School Cafeteria from 5-6pm. View the latest plans. Ask questions. Present your ideas. Now is the time to speak
Is it the end for fraternal organizations in mountain towns, or just the chance to reinvent themselves?