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Kathy Jordan

Cheney Reservoir, planned since 1887, a bird-watching oasis

Cheney Reservoir, less than 20 miles southwest of Grand Junction on U.S. Highway 50, is an oasis in the middle of the desert. Today Cheney is a great place for bird-watchers to view a wide ...

Dixie Burmeister

Start the year eating meat, soup and tea

Even when trying to eat sensibly during November and December, “little bites” of those holiday special foods can amount to a little overdose of sweetness and the richness of those ...

Steve Beauregard

Weigh to go! Your guide to New Year diet plans

Weight loss. It’s been one of humanity’s major concerns forever, going all the way back to that day in the Garden of Eden when Eve approached Adam and asked, “Does this fig ...

Dave Buchanan

Grapes need to be cold hardy to turn out fruitful

That sound on the roof? It’s not reindeer, it’s the other shoe dropping. The lingering late-fall weather might be great for travelers, golfers and shoppers, but it is just another ...

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Kathy Jordan

Woman left legacy for birders, wildflower enthusiasts

Lucy Ferril Ela stood only 5 feet tall, but she was a giant among the birders of the world. A section of the Colorado Riverfront Trail system honors her efforts in organizing the Audubon ...

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Sherida Warner

Galaxy of stars on horizon at Gateway retreat

The roster for this year’s Alegre Retreat, an art quilter’s experience at Gateway Canyons Resort in southern Mesa County, reads like a veritable Who’s Who of contemporary ...

Gary McCallister

Happy New Hexachron, or hope you have the time of your life

“It was the best of times; it was the worst of times ...” No, wait! That’s already taken. How about, “To everything there is a season ...” What? That’s ...

Tess Furey

The Hot Tomato in Fruita fun to visit and even better to enjoy pizza

The Hot Tomato Cafe is one of the hottest joints in Fruita, and owners Anne Keller and Jen Zeuner know how to throw a pie. Pizzas are made to order — so be prepared to wait a bit — ...

Rock Cesario

I’m optimistic about 2011, despite Downtown Uplift at the door

Here we are, on the last day in this interesting year of 2010. I hope you will join me in looking forward to the new year with optimism. At first, that was definitely a personal challenge ...

Steve Beauregard

Weed, greed & need:  The 2010 year in review

It’s that time when we look back on the past year — at our memories, the special moments, all of our achievements — and say, “Well that sucked.” So we won’t ...

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