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Frisco Haunted Mansion ups the ante with more scares (1)

October 31, 2014 — 

Round a corner in this year’s Frisco Haunted Mansion, and you might not get what you expect. Tim Pare, director of education for the Lake Dillon Theatre Company, said even …

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Music Scene: DJ Cyn spins at Ollie’s Halloween party in Frisco (2)

October 31, 2014 — 

Friday, Oct. 31 DJ Cyn will be spinning at Ollie’s Pub & Grub in Frisco for the bar and restaurant’s Halloween party. Cynthia Mardones, aka DJ Cyn, is a freestyle …

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Get Stoked Winter Film Series kicks off at Keystone with ‘TWENTY’ (3)

October 31, 2014 — 

Mother Nature’s reluctance to let loose with the powder means the lifts won’t be turning at Keystone Resort this weekend, but Warren Station’s Get Stoked Winter Film Series will still …

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CAIC avalanche forecasters say late snow could mean more stable snowpack (4)

October 30, 2014 — 

While a mild fall may have led to a slow start to ski season for area resorts, Colorado Avalanche Information Center forecasters said it could actually be good news for …

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Met Opera production of Bizet’s ‘Carmen’ screens in Breckenridge (5)

October 30, 2014 — 

The high-definition screening of Georges Bizet’s classic opera “Carmen” will be shown at the Finkel Auditorium at Colorado Mountain College in Breckenridge on Saturday, Nov. 1, starting at 10:55 a.m. …

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Recipe: Pumpkin seed clusters, mud punch are healthier Halloween treats (6)

October 30, 2014 — 

It’s true. ... Despite what the kids think, not all Halloween treats need to rot your teeth on contact. Which isn’t to say the goodies we’ve gathered here — a …

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Social Summit: Spirits purveyors pour samples at Still on the Hill (7)

October 30, 2014 — 

This year’s Still on the Hill Grand Tasting, part of the Breckenridge Craft Spirits Festival, was a sold-out affair, with a line of would-be tasters stretching onto the lawn of …

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Hear classic Halloween tales at Nightmare Readings in Frisco (8)

October 30, 2014 — 

To get in the Halloween spirit, the Frisco Historic Park & Museum is partnering with the Summit County Library Main Library to present “Nightmare Readings” on Thursday, Oct. 30, beginning …

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Brewing in brief: News you need to know from the craft beer world (9)

October 29, 2014 — 

Full Sail Brewing releases 27 Wheatwine Ale Full Sail Brewing Co. has released a special beer, 27 Wheatwine Ale to celebrate its 27th anniversary. The Wheatwine is brewed in the …

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Breckenridge Craft Spirits Festival awards announced (10)

October 29, 2014 — 

The fifth-annual Breckenridge Craft Spirits Festival featured 30 craft distillers at the sold-out Still on the Hill Grand Tasting, a highlight of the weekend-long event. The public was able to …

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Loveland Ski Area to open Saturday (11)

October 29, 2014 — 

A day after both Copper Mountain and Keystone resorts announced they were delaying their Oct. 31 opening, officials at Loveland Ski Area released a statement Wednesday saying they will begin …

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Summit County Fishing Report: Reservoirs and rivers offer numerous options (12)

October 29, 2014 — 

High Country waters are cooling, with most in the mid-40s. It won’t be long before we start seeing ice forming over shallow areas. Until then, however, anglers can enjoy some …

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Silverthorne man shares film on Belfast, Northern Ireland, at library (13)

October 28, 2014 — 

In 2012, Silverthorne resident Zachary Schmidt experienced firsthand the sometimes-tenuous relationships among the many population divisions of Northern Ireland — Protestant and Catholic, Loyalist and Republican, Nationalist and Unionist, local …

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Eagle’s 808 Distillery part of Breckenridge Craft Spirits Festival (14)

October 25, 2014 — 

Jeff Leonardo and Claude Seeman wanted to thrive through the recession and enjoy themselves. So, they opened 808 Distillery in Eagle. Spirits may be one of the only industries that …

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Where to skimp, where to splurge: Shop like a gearhound for winter (15)

October 25, 2014 — 

It’s the curse of alpine addicts the world over: New gear is expensive — ridiculously expensive. And that’s not just colloquial wisdom. Let the numbers do the talking: During the …

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Arts and entertainment briefs from Summit County and beyond (16)

October 25, 2014 — 

Bones Jugs N Harmony will take the stage at The Barkley Ballroom in Frisco on Wednesday, Oct. 29. Bones Jugs N Harmony a seriously silly, novelty dance music band from …

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Stuck in the mud: Things to do in Summit County before the snow flies (17)

October 24, 2014 — 

With Arapahoe Basin’s white ribbon looking like the only ski option — at least until next week — it appears that mud season will linger just a little bit longer. …

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Grand Tasting is highlight of Breckenridge Craft Spirits Festival (18)

October 24, 2014 — 

The Breckenridge Craft Spirits Festival will bring 30 distillers from all over Colorado and beyond to the Riverwalk Center in Breckenridge on Saturday, Oct. 25, for the Still on the …

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Social Summit: Wine in the Pines in Keystone raises thousands of dollars (19)

October 24, 2014 — 

More than 600 people got together on Saturday, Oct. 18, at the 31st annual Wine in the Pines fundraiser for Ability Connection Colorado and the Kelly Smith Employment Center. Dressed …

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Book review: ‘Chickens in the Road,’ by Suzanne McMinn (20)

October 24, 2014 — 

With our world running a million miles a minute, and few opportunities left where we can unplug and get away from the intense and fast-paced madness of it all, we …

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