Reporters Notebook |

Reporters Notebook

“Reporters Notebook” is a roundup of quotes, notes, bits and bites gleaned from meetings, events, press releases, e-mails or simply overheard on the street. Some of it is just for fun, and some of it is newsworthy tidbits that did not find a home in the other pages of the paper. Look for “Reporters Notebook” each Monday in the Summit Daily News.

News nuggets

– Two Breckenridge residents – Matthew Aron Callan and Keith A. Cox – were among approximately 1,600 Colorado State University students named to the dean’s list of their respective colleges. About 8 percent of the undergraduates at CSU attained this honor, school officials said.

Callan is a senior in the College of Natural Sciences and Cox a sophomore in Intra-University College.

Quotes of note

“It is not a political statement for the war, it is in support of our fighting men and women.” – Frisco Mayor Bob Moscatelli in regards to the resolution passed in support of American troops in Iraq – a resolution considered at the request of a Frisco resident

“Damn, there goes my wardrobe!” – Frisco Councilmember Tom Connolly, after learning the town will distribute reusable cups, instead of T-shirts, to volunteers at this year’s Clean-Up Day.

“People (here in Montreal, Canada) are saying that Copper Mountain is going to outpace Vail and emerge as the next world-class resort.” – Mark Lowe, ML Communications and Consulting and spokesman for Pravda Vodka Bar (in the Village at Copper)

“Wearing a hat reduces inhibitions by half.” – Greg Silas, general manager for Pravda Vodka Bar, talking about a theme party the bar will host called “Cat in a Hat”

Support Local Journalism

Support Local Journalism

As a Summit Daily News reader, you make our work possible.

Now more than ever, your financial support is critical to help us keep our communities informed about the evolving coronavirus pandemic and the impact it is having on our residents and businesses. Every contribution, no matter the size, will make a difference.

Your donation will be used exclusively to support quality, local journalism.


Start a dialogue, stay on topic and be civil.
If you don't follow the rules, your comment may be deleted.

User Legend: iconModerator iconTrusted User