Posted by Admin on March 6, 2014
Crest Academy is presenting, “Ordinary People, Extraordinary Ideas” a TEDx Youth Event May 15th at the Steamplant beginning at 5:30pm and concluding at 8:30pm.
Posted by Merrell Bergin on February 10, 2014
The Heart of the Rockies Regional Medical Center (HRRMC) has 3 openings for its Board of Directors. Self-Nomination/Acceptance forms are available now and must be submitted by February 28th, 2014. Contact Juanita Ward at 719-530-2231 for forms and more information.
In 2012, 1,114 voters chose 2 new directors from a hotly contested field of 8 candidates. Term limits voters imposed last May (and one seat that will be vacating) have opened up the running this year. Marilyn Bouldin and Charles J. [...]
Posted by SteamPlant Event Center on February 1, 2014
Monday, February 3rd. 6-7:30p.m.
Bryan Jordan is the President of VistaWorks. He is responsible for day-to-day operations and strategic development of VistaWorks, and is the principal point person and project coordinator for all large website design, programming, & marketing projects.
Presentation Topics for this class:
1. Website/Facebook/Internet Analytics.
2. QR Codes and effective ways to use them.
3. Email Marketing and a popular solution, Constant Contact.
4. Mobile Devices and how to market to the “Mobile” world.
5. Search Engines – “Optimizing” your website.. Get Found! Demystify [...]
Posted by Citizen Team on January 29, 2014
The Final Scene
Released: January 2014.
The creative path is a long and winding road, so Jason Koski wasn’t surprised by the circuitous journey he took in recording The Final Scene.
Born in Duluth, Minnesota and raised in nearby Grand Rapids, Koski’s early introduction to music came in the form of his grandmother playing old-time country songs around the house as she went about her daily chores. A self-taught musician, Koski credits a diverse genre of influences from the heavy [...]
Posted by Tom Jacobson on January 28, 2014
Last week the city’s purchase of 80 acres in the Arkansas Hills to the north of the city was finalized. The mayor, council, city administration and the Lowrys should be commended. This transaction will keep this land open for recreation and wildlife as well as protect the views from our city. The purchase was consistent not only with our comprehensive plan, but also with the intended use of Conservation Trust Fund money, which was employed for the purchase.
This particular piece [...]
Posted by The City of Salida on January 28, 2014
When it’s cold and windy outside, what do you do with your kids? Kids, especially the young ones, are often unwilling to snuggle and drink cocoa all day on a miserable day—and we all know how important physical activity is to a growing child! And while winter has its many laudable qualities, the ability to quickly get the kids out of the house and active is not one of them.
Rowdy at Riverside is an on-going Salida Recreation program to help [...]
Posted by Citizen Team on January 27, 2014
The Ark Valley High Rollers, Chaffee County’s flat track roller derby team is seeking community organizations to partner with for the 2014 season.
At each home meet AVHR will present $300 to an area non-profit organization. Applications and requirements to become a partner are on the AVHR web page: http://arkvalleyhighrollers.com/community/community-partners/ - deadline for applications is February 15, 2014.
The Ark Valley High Rollers is a non-profit organization and a member of the WFTDA Roller Derby
Posted by Lisa Malde on February 20, 2013
Progress is never easy but it is always a worthy cause to fight for. LiveWell Chaffee County focuses on policy, environmental and lifestyle changes that remove barriers and increase access to healthy behaviors for citizens of our community. LWCC aims to provide everyone with access to local, healthy foods and opportunities for physical activity in the places they live, work, learn and play. In 2012, LiveWell Chaffee County and its partners made great and successful strides for the people of Chaffee County.
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