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Unraveling the mysteries of olive oil (1)

April 23, 2014 — 

There are few dishes that Steve Lewis doesn’t think can be improved with a dash of olive oil. You can use it in baking, you can drizzle it over pound …

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Summit Quilters creating piece to hang in Breckenridge library (2)

April 22, 2014 — 

In October, a representative of the Summit County Library Board of Trustees and a member of the Breckenridge Public Art Commission approached the Summit Quilters with a proposal. “They presented …

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‘Strings,’ ‘Cadaver’ screen at Breckenridge Backstage Theatre (3)

April 22, 2014 — 

“Strings” is the story of a troubled musician who, in the wake of his daughter’s death, seeks out an experimental therapist to turn his life around. When the therapist calls …

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Peak 9 Restaurant in Breckenridge celebrates final closing day (4)

April 22, 2014 — 

Editor’s note: This is the third part of a three-part series about the history of the Peak 9 Restaurant. Visit www.summitdaily.com to read the first two parts. The mood at …

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High Gear review: Gear Junkie takes a look at high-tech camp lantern (5)

April 19, 2014 — 

Growing up, our family camping lantern was a fragile, glass-sided blazer that ran on white gas. Today, I can plug my lantern, the Lighthouse 250 from Goal Zero, into a …

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A&E briefs: Easter worship services and events in Summit County (6)

April 18, 2014 — 

Easter worship services in Summit County Saturday, April 19 • Our Lady of Peace (89 Smith Ranch Road, Silverthorne) 5 p.m. — Blessing of Easter Food 8:15 p.m. — Vigil …

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Breckenridge’s Peak 9 Restaurant marks last days of private ownership (7)

April 18, 2014 — 

Editor’s note: This is the second part of a three-part series about the history of the Peak 9 Restaurant. Visit www.summitdaily.com to read the first part. The Peak 9 Restaurant …

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Redefining ‘jam band’ with Blues Traveler in Breckenridge (8)

April 17, 2014 — 

A jam band can be more than just endless stretches of cascading rhythms swirling through a haze of pot smoke, musicians playing to a head-bobbing crowd of dreadlocks, flip-flops and …

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Easter egg hunts in Breckenridge, Keystone, Copper and more (9)

April 17, 2014 — 

ARAPAHOE BASIN The Easter Bunny visits Arapahoe Basin on Sunday, April 20, for the Beach’N Egg Hunt, an event that skiing and non-skiing kids alike can enjoy. Kids on skis …

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Breckenridge, Copper and Keystone head into final week celebrations (10)

April 17, 2014 — 

Spring might be in the air, but with all the extra snow this year it’s going to mean ski season is sticking around just a little bit longer. Breckenridge Ski …

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Music Scene: Three20south in Breckenridge hosts season-ending shows (11)

April 17, 2014 — 

Friday, April 18 Season-ending shows at three20south People Under the Stairs and Revolutionary Rhythm will play a show at three20south in Breckenridge on Friday, April 18. Since forming in 1998, …

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Moon shine in the mountains (12)

April 17, 2014 — 

Some think the day ends with apres, the period in the afternoon after skiing where you loosen your boots and unwind for the night. Others know that exploring the great …

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A&E briefs: Weekday music in Breckenridge, Frisco (13)

April 17, 2014 — 

Weekday music in Breckenridge, Frisco Moose will host an evening of open mic antics and live entertainment at the MotherLoaded Tavern in Breckenridge on Monday, April 7. Musicians from near …

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Classic comedy ‘Airplane!’ lands at the Breckenridge Backstage Theatre (14)

April 17, 2014 — 

The Backstage Theatre’s People’s Choice winner for April, “Airplane!,” is simply the funniest movie of all time. It handles the broad range of parody, satire and plain silliness expertly and …

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Summit County brewers, ranchers would be impacted by proposed FDA regs (15)

April 17, 2014 — 

In January 2011, President Obama signed into law the Food & Drug Administration’s Food Safety Modernization Act, which aims to protect the U.S. food supply by shifting to a more …

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High Country Baking: Holiday babka bread is light and flavorful for spring (16)

April 16, 2014 — 

Editor’s note: Living in the Colorado High Country is pure joy. Baking in it isn’t. High altitude makes cookies spread in the pan, cakes fall and few baked goods turn …

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MartyParty plays three20south in Breckenridge on Saturday, April 19 (17)

April 16, 2014 — 

Although electronic dance music (EDM) is increasingly becoming a more popular genre in Colorado and the rest of the country, not every artist creates original music. But MartyParty is not …

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Yonder Mountain String Band brings bluegrass to Breckenridge (18)

April 15, 2014 — 

Adam Aijala, guitar and vocals for Yonder Mountain String Band, said he doesn’t have a template for his songs, but he gets on kicks of writing about relationships or “the …

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Keystone Resort rounds out ski season with Slush Cup, Easter egg hunt (19)

April 15, 2014 — 

There are only a few days left to take your last mashed-potato spring snow turns of the season at Keystone Resort. The resort’s final day of operation for the season …

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Summit County gear review: Three hot new items for Alpine touring (20)

April 13, 2014 — 

From more tracks in the backcountry to more ski equipment companies dipping into the alpine touring market, there’s no question that the “earn your turns” touring crowd is growing in …

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