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Christmas Eve and Christmas Day church services around Summit County (1)

December 21, 2014 — 

BRECKENRIDGE • Breckenridge Christian Ministries (103 Sawmill Road, (970) 453-9393) will host its Children’s Ministry Christmas Pageant on Sunday, Dec. 21, at 9:15 a.m. and a Christmas Eve service at …

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Book review: ‘The Dynamics of Disaster,’ by Susan W. Kieffer (2)

December 20, 2014 — 

Disasters are not new to the planet, nor are they a novelty to the unfortunate life-forms that find themselves in the crosshairs of an impending calamitous event. Modern culture, with …

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Summit County restaurants offer alternatives to cooking for Christmas (3)

December 20, 2014 — 

If you’re visiting Summit County or just want to avoid the hassle of cooking a holiday meal for your family or friends, let one of these restaurants do the work …

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Summit’s leisurely living scene (4)

December 19, 2014 — 

Kicking back means something different to everyone in Summit. Whether traveling the world, watching a wipeout in Breckenridge or enjoying holiday festivities, there is always something to do in your …

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Holiday activities and events around Summit County for all ages (5)

December 19, 2014 — 

Looking for fun ways to pass the days (and nights) of the holiday season? Here’s a list of activities and events taking place around Summit County through the end of …

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Christmas tree-cutting permits available at Ranger District office (6)

December 19, 2014 — 

What’s better than a family outing and a little Christmas stewardship? Stop by the Dillon Ranger District office in Silverthorne and buy part of your Christmas decor from the White …

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Breckenridge Music Festival presents Holiday Brass winter concert (7)

December 19, 2014 — 

The Breckenridge Music Festival welcomes back Justin Bartels, principal trumpet of the Colorado Symphony Orchestra, and his CSO brass colleagues for a concert of traditional and classic selections to begin …

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Music Scene: Yamn makes debut at Barkley Ballroom in Frisco (8)

December 19, 2014 — 

Friday, Dec. 19 Yamn, a rock-infused electronica quartet from Denver, will perform Friday, Dec. 19, at The Barkley Ballroom in Frisco. It’s the band’s first performance at the venue. Known …

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Keller Williams returns to Keystone with new group of ‘Compadres’ (9)

December 19, 2014 — 

In December 2012, the Mayan calendar ran out, leading doomsday believers to fear it would be the end of the world. But Keller Williams, in his tongue-in-cheek fashion, decided to …

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Social Summit: Women of the Summit host holiday party (10)

December 18, 2014 — 

Women of the Summit recently held a holiday party at Elevate CoSpace in Frisco. The group was founded in Summit County decades ago as a way for women to network …

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‘Showing Up’ author Eric West visits The Next Page in Frisco (11)

December 18, 2014 — 

On Saturday, Dec. 20, author Eric West will give an inspirational keynote presentation about his book “Showing Up” at The Next Page Books & Nosh in Frisco, followed by a …

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Social Summit: Lodge at Breckenridge celebrates reopening (12)

December 18, 2014 — 

The Lodge at Breckenridge celebrated its grand reopening on Friday, Dec. 5, with complimentary samplings from the new Traverse Restaurant & Bar, tours of the property, raffles and giveaways, music …

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The Lost Cajun opening franchises across the state, around the country (13)

December 17, 2014 — 

Raymond “Captain Griff” Griffin came to Frisco in 2010 with his wife, Belinda, with the idea of opening a laid-back, casual restaurant where they could escape from the crushing hurricane …

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Lake Dillon Theatre Company presents ‘The Holiday Follies’ cabaret (14)

December 17, 2014 — 

The Lake Dillon Theatre Company continues its 20th anniversary season and year-round cabaret series with its December concert “The Holiday Follies,” an evening celebrating the season with humor and heart. …

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Lake Dillon Theatre Company presents ‘The Holiday Follies’ cabaret (15)

December 17, 2014 — 

The Lake Dillon Theatre Company continues its 20th anniversary season and year-round cabaret series with its December concert “The Holiday Follies,” an evening celebrating the season with humor and heart. …

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Two chances to paint on canvas at Frisco Adventure Park Day Lodge (16)

December 17, 2014 — 

The Frisco Recreation Department is once again offering canvas-painting parties in partnership with local artist Sheila Trowbridge on Thursday, Dec. 18, and Saturday, Dec. 27, at the Frisco Adventure Park …

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Randall McKinnon brings new CD ‘Back Home’ to The Next Page in Frisco (17)

December 17, 2014 — 

While the “official” release party is scheduled for next month, local entertainer Randall McKinnon is providing a special sneak peek at his new CD, “Back Home,” at The Next Page …

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Gift Guide: Deck the halls with high-end technological gadgets (18)

December 16, 2014 — 

The electronics industry’s constant upgrades make new technology toys appealing every holiday season, and this year is no exception. “There is always so much cool stuff in electronics,” said Colin …

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ROAD TRIP: Aspen is a slice of holiday heaven, not too far from home (19)

December 14, 2014 — 

There’s just something about Aspen that keeps me coming back. I barely remember, but can still recall, a stay at The Little Nell when I was a little girl. They …

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Book review: ‘New Slow City,’ by William Powers (20)

December 13, 2014 — 

The recent desire to live “tiny” is all the rage, as there is a common consensus that Americans, in particular, have taken the square footage of homes to unsustainable dimensions. …

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