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Today's top five things to do in Summit County (1)

April 19, 2014 — 

Canvas Painting Party Breckenridge, April 19 7 p.m., Ready Paint Fire!, 323 N. Main St. Join local artist Nancy Branca for this beautiful Colorado sunrise painting. No experience needed -everything …

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Colorado bill banning some types of edible marijuana advances (2)

April 18, 2014 — 

DENVER — A Colorado proposal to widen a ban on certain types of edible marijuana advanced Thursday in the state House amid concerns that it could be too broad. What …

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A&E briefs: Easter worship services and events in Summit County (3)

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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Colo. angles to grow new hemp industry (4)

April 18, 2014 — 

DENVER — Colorado is just starting its experiment with industrial hemp production, but interest in the new crop is so strong that the state is moving to expand the number …

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Judge denies motion to postpone Summit County stalking trial (5)

April 18, 2014 — 

Attorneys with the Colorado Public Defender’s Office appeared in Summit County District Court Thursday, April 17, requesting that Gordon “Scott” Siriano’s eight-day jury trial scheduled for June be pushed back …

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Breckenridge’s Peak 9 Restaurant marks last days of private ownership (6)

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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Summit County braces for higher risk of flooding during runoff (7)

April 18, 2014 — 

If you live in a part of Summit County prone to floods, you might want to call your insurance company. That’s advice from county assistant manager Thad Noll, who says …

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Philippe: Norm Ringhand was a gentleman of the old school (8)

April 18, 2014 — 

I was so sorry to hear of the passing of Norm Ringhand. (See obituary, Summit Daily News, April 17, 2014.) Over many years he and I wrestled back and forth …

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Life on the Summit: Hey, Spike! reports odds, ends and hyperlinks (9)

April 18, 2014 — 

This week’s Spike! offers a variety of informative pieces that, while not earth shaking or worthy of a full story, deserve mention in the pages of life. In his role …

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Today's top five things to do in Summit County (10)

April 18, 2014 — 

Country Dance Night Silverthorne, April 18 7 p.m., Silverthorne Pavilion. Dance lessons start promptly at 7 p.m. and continue until 8 p.m. Open dancing with your favorite country songs until …

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Friends of Blake Bostic mourn their ‘gentle giant’ after Frisco incident (11)

April 17, 2014 — 

It’s not yet been a week since Summit County resident Blake Bostic died as a result of an incident during the early-morning hours of Monday, April 14, at the Snowshoe …

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Budget cuts mean fewer summer workers for Dillon Ranger District (12)

April 17, 2014 — 

The Dillon Ranger District will hire fewer seasonal employees and scale back some of its projects this summer. The budget for the national forest surrounding Summit County is down $4.24 …

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Redefining ‘jam band’ with Blues Traveler in Breckenridge (13)

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 (14)

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 (15)

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 (16)

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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Classic comedy ‘Airplane!’ lands at the Breckenridge Backstage Theatre (17)

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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Ask Eartha: How to celebrate Earth Day in Summit County (18)

April 17, 2014 — 

Dear Eartha, Earth Day is coming up on Tuesday, April 22. I love participating in local green events, but I am wondering how all this Earth Day stuff got started? …

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Summit County wildlife photos: Under a blood-red moon, creatures are stirring (19)

April 17, 2014 — 

Summit County residents are nothing if not expert nature watchers. If a creature is stirring, or the moon is waxing, a budding wildlife photographer is lurking somewhere nearby. As we …

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Summit County brewers, ranchers would be impacted by proposed FDA regs (20)

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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