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Aspen popup Outdoor Voices extends its lease through Sept. 2018

September 19, 2017 — The active-wear brand Outdoor Voices, which operates a pop up store in town, will maintain its Aspen presence for at least another year, it was announced Tuesday. The retailer has extended its lease to remain at its 625 E. Hyman Ave. through September 2018. Outdoor […]

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I-70 Exit 116 eastbound on-ramp closed starting Wednesday through Sept. 30

September 19, 2017 — The Interstate 70 Exit 116 eastbound on-ramp in Glenwood Springs will be closed starting this Wednesday, Sept. 20, through Sunday, Sept. 30, according to Colorado Department of Transportation Grand Avenue Bridge Project officials. In the meantime, motorists wanting to go east toward Denver on I-70 […]

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Roaring Fork Outdoor Volunteers to host community picnic in Basalt

September 13, 2017 — Roaring Fork Outdoor Volunteers will hold an appreciation party for its summer helpers from 5 p.m. until dusk Sept. 21 at Arbaney Park in Basalt. The community picnic will include free food, drinks and live music from The Logan Brothers. This summer, volunteers for the […]

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The Meeting returns to Aspen on Oct. 6-7

September 11, 2017 — The Meeting 13 is set for Oct. 6 and 7 and will feature screenings of the latest ski and snowboard films in advance of the upcoming winter season. Presented by GoPro, The Meeting 13's FilmFest will include "DROP EVERYTHING" by Matchstick Productions, "Habit" by Level1, […]

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Colorado River closure in effect due to bridge construction

September 6, 2017 — The Colorado River beneath the Grand Avenue bridge in Glenwood Springs will remain closed to rafting and other recreation activities today, and possibly Thursday, due to the ongoing bridge construction overhead. According to project officials, a decision will be made later today as to when […]

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Labor Day DUI enforcement in effect on Colorado roadways through Sept. 5

August 29, 2017 — In July, 25 people were killed in crashes involving an impaired driver, the most in one month since 2014. To ensure roads are free from impaired drivers during the upcoming Labor Day holiday, the Colorado Department of Transportation, Colorado State Patrol and local law agencies […]

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Aspen Skiing Co.’s Caring for Community Fund accepting applications

August 23, 2017 — The Caring for Community Fund, governed and funded by Aspen Skiing Co. employees, is now accepting grant applications that support mental health services and reduce the stress of families and individuals living in poverty. The application deadline is Sept. 15 at 4:30 p.m. The Caring […]

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Daniel Levitin to speak at Aspen Institute on Wednesday

August 14, 2017 — Award-winning scientist Daniel Levitin, author of bestsellers "This Is Your Brain on Music," "The World in Six Songs" and "The Organized Mind," will speak from 5 to 6 p.m. Wednesday at Paepcke Auditorium on the Aspen Meadows campus. Levitin's appearance is part of the Murdock […]

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Green Drinks gathering Wednesday at Aspen Business Center

August 14, 2017 — An informal session known as Green Drinks, intended for those interested in environmental issues, will be held from 5 to 7 p.m. Wednesday at 111 Aspen Airport Business Center, Suite M. The event is free and will include snacks and drinks. Other Green Drinks gatherings, […]

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Aspen Institute to showcase da Vinci exhibits

August 7, 2017 — The Aspen Institute will celebrate the work of Leonardo da Vinci with an open house from 3 to 5 p.m. Wednesday at the Doerr-Hosier Center and Resnick-Malek Health Center on the Aspen Meadows campus. The open house will feature the Da Vinci Machine Exhibition, Da […]

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Direct flights to Aspen to be offered this fall from Dallas, Los Angeles

August 1, 2017 — The Aspen/Pitkin County Airport announced Tuesday the addition of daily nonstop flights this fall on American from Dallas/Fort Worth and United from Los Angeles. Instead of discontinuing service on these routes Oct. 4 as originally planned, both routes are now scheduled to operate daily throughout […]

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Eagle County considers rules to ban large vehicles from Cottonwood Pass

July 27, 2017 — EAGLE — The Eagle County commissioners will consider a resolution adopting the Eagle County Road Use Regulations during the board’s regular meeting Aug. 8. The hearing is scheduled for 10:30 a.m. in Eagle County Room, located at 500 Broadway in Eagle. The hearing is open […]

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Childcare aid deadline approaches

July 24, 2017 — The deadline to seek financial child care through the city and Kids First is Aug. 1. Only new applicants need to apply for assistance that begins Sept. 1. Applications are available at Pitkin County-licensed childcare programs, Kids First or at http://kidsfirst.aspenpitkin.com. For more information, contact […]

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City taking nonprofit grant applications

July 24, 2017 — The city of Aspen is accepting grant applications from area arts and community nonprofits for funding in 2018. "Nonprofit organizations that are dedicated to working together to strengthen the quality of life in the Roaring Fork Valley are eligible to apply," the city said. For […]

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Castle Creek Trail meeting today

July 24, 2017 — The Castle Creek Trail team will host a public community kickoff event at the Pitkin County Library from 4:30 to 6:30 p.m. today. "A central goal for the Castle Creek Trail project is to conduct a transparent public process with opportunities for open dialogue and […]

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Aspen Music Festival and School opens Carbondale series

July 21, 2017 — The Aspen Music Festival and School is launching a new recital series in Carbondale this weekend. The four-part Carbondale Library Recital series opens at 6 p.m. on Saturday at the Carbondale Branch Library. The free concerts will feature a juried selection of the Music School's […]

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Aspen silver plant tour next week

July 19, 2017 — The Aspen Historical Society, Roaring Fork Conservancy and Aspen Parks and Open Space are teaming together to offer a tour the silver processing plant known as the Holden Lixiviation Works. The tour is set for 5:30 to 7:30 p.m. July 26. Participants will meet at […]

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John Popper to play AREDAY in Snowmass

March 5, 2017 — Organizers of American Renewable Energy Day announced that this year's Summit will include a free concert by Brothers Keeper featuring John Popper on Fanny Hill in Snowmass Village at 6:30 p.m. June 22. The concert is part of AREDAY's free public events set for June […]

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Art exhibition at Aspen Chapel on Wednesday

February 21, 2017 — "Something Other," an art exhibition show featuring 10 local artists, will have an opening reception from 5-7 p.m. Wednesday at the Aspen Chapel Gallery. The exhibition runs through April 9. Participating artists include Jacqueline Balderson, Curt Carpenter, Sally Cole, Reina Katzenberger, Julia Marshall, Erica Murray, […]

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Aspen Jewish Congregation concert Tues.

August 2, 2015 — The Aspen Jewish Congregation will host its fifth annual summer concert fundraiser on Tuesday at the Aspen District Theatre, featuring Cantor Rollin Simmons performing with seven guest artists. Under the theme "The Man Upstairs? Questioning God Through Music," Simmons will play songs about ideas of […]

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