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Car show 6-21-9

Many display love of cars at show

By Melinda Mawdsley

Terry Johnson knew why men such as him love cars. “It’s in our DNA,” Johnson said. “We like bright, shiny things. They make noise. We get attention.” Johnson, of Clifton, was one of the 150-plus people who ...


Kids share their favorite photos of their fathers

By Melinda Mawdsley

Armed with digital cameras, several local children spent the past weeks taking pictures of their fathers in honor of Father’s Day. The children, ranging in ages from 3 to 12, selected their favorite picture from the dozens they clicked. ...


By Emily Shockley

• Brett McCoin, Wells Fargo banker “My father always told me never buy the things you don’t have the money to buy, and always save $25 from every paycheck.” • Jessie White “Don’t get a credit ...


Fruita inventor’s tray to be shown on QVC

By Amy Hamilton

Joy Clymer of Fruita was fed up when she made her famous deviled eggs, only to have the slippery treats smeared everywhere by the time she arrived at a barbecue. Five years after that event, Clymer is confident that food faux pas won’t ...

Annie Payne Column June 20, 2009

By Annie Payne

I hope you’re not sick of anagrams, or “Anniegrams” as I like to call them. What can I say? A holiday comes around and I feel the urge to annotate. I first wrote a Christmas anagram, then Valentine’s. I skipped ...

Homegrown Column June 20, 2009

By Dennis Hill

Over the past 20 years, I’ve had three weeping mulberries. I’m guessing they’re of different varieties. The first was and is still gorgeous. The second was a spindly type, very slow-growing. The third, (which ...


Some firms’ customer base may get slimmer during time of recession

By Emily Shockley

Dog owners are always relieved to see Eddie and Holly Anthony arrive at their door with a scoop and a shovel. “Everybody is like, ‘Thank God, you’re here,’ because they don’t want to do it themselves,” ...

SustainAbility Column June 13, 2009

By Adele Israel

I have been searching for a way to recycle old videotapes and have finally had some success. No local options are available. But I spoke with representatives of two companies that recycle videotapes as well as other types of technology media ...

Homegrown Column June 13, 2009

By Dennis Hill

Just ran a simple home soil test. It shows the pH is at 7.0 but phosphorus, potassium are high and nitrogen is low. What can I do to improve the quality of my soil for better plant growth and lawn? — Glenda The numbers you have are ...

DRIP Column June 13, 2009

By Guest Columnist

With the recent downturn in the economy, and the increasing consumer awareness that water conservation can save money and help stretch the family budget, I’m often asked, “What are some ways to save both water and money at the ...

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