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9th annual car show to be held in downtown Grand Junction

By Staff

Which car in the ninth annual Fuoco Motor Co. Downtown Car Show is mostly likely to get a speeding ticket? Which car traveled the most miles to attend the show? Find out at the car show Saturday, Sept. 25, while gazing at antique cars, ...

Agility Nationals, other dog events at fairgrounds

By Staff

The dog days of summer are behind us, but a couple of upcoming dog events will keep your tail wagging just a bit longer. The Dogs On Course in North America (DOCNA) Agility Nationals come to the Mesa County Fairgrounds Veterans Park, 2785 ...

On stage: ‘Oliver,’ ‘The Drowsy Chaperone’

By Staff

Magic Circle Theater “Oliver,” 420 S. 12th St., Montrose, Friday and Saturday, Sept. 24–25, 7:30 p.m.; Sunday, Sept. 26, 2 p.m., 249-7838, Mesa State College Theater Department “The ...

Fun in the West theme of long-held Fruita Fall Festival

By Staff

Fun in the West is the theme of the 96th annual Alpine Bank Fruita Fall Festival happening Friday through Sunday, Sept. 24–26, in Fruita. The festival, carnival and vendor booths open at noon Friday with the Fruita Rotary Club Beer ...

Robert Plant’s latest album ‘Band of Joy’ a joy to listen to

By Rock Cesario

Robert Plant’s new recording “Band of Joy” is the former Led Zeppelin lead singer’s ninth solo record since 1982 and, without a doubt, my favorite after spending a week or so with it. Plant is still a great singer, and ...


Art on the Corner: ‘Gotcha’

By Tammy Gemaehlich

SCULPTURE: “Gotcha” is in front of Brown’s Shoe Fit Co., on the south side of the 400 block of Main Street. ARTIST: Bobbie Carlyle of Loveland (bobbiecarlyle DESCRIPTION: This highly detailed bronze is ...

Pizza purveyors vie for pigskin payday

By Tess Furey

Just in time for football season, the chains have decided to extend the pizza wars, and all the big boys are jumping on the band bus. Started by Pizza Hut for the 2010 Super Bowl, the $10 large pizza with three toppings has another season. ...

A Greek Festival means great food

By Staff

Don’t resist the baklava. Not only is it delicious and prepared by hand, but some of the proceeds from its sale will go to help the those in need in our community. That baklava can be found at A Greek Festival from 11 a.m. to 7 p.m. ...

‘Stories from the Land’ film to be shown at Avalon

By Staff

If you can’t be on McInnis Canyons National Conservation Area’s 123,430 acres — the work week got in the way, perhaps — then at least join in the 10th anniversary Celebration in Art and Film. With the premiere of ...

092410 history

Drapela flight school trained pilots during WWII at Walker Field

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A couple of Fridays ago, while driving my friend and Grand Junction native “Miss Billie” Abell on our Friday morning rounds, she gave me another history lesson. This one was about Eddie and Fern Drapela and their flight ...

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