The Well Armed Woman group to meet

The Durango chapter of The Well Armed Woman, a nonprofit that allows local women to meet, practice and learn about shooting firearms, will meet at 10 a.m. Saturday in the indoor range at Durango...

DATE: March 13, 2018 | CATEGORY: Living

Community Calendar

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DATE: March 11, 2018 | CATEGORY: Living

Outlier Cellars opens tasting room in Mancos

Inspired by Southwest Colorado’s historic orchard legacy, the region’s soil, water and climate and the art of craft cider from around the world, Sam Perry and Neal Wight, owners of Outlier Cellars,...

DATE: March 6, 2018 | CATEGORY: Living

Book sets the record straight about Crazy Horse

When author William Matson set out to help write Crazy Horse: The Lakota Warrior’s Life & Legacy, he was trying to fulfill a death-bed promise he made to his father. “My dad was (in) World War II,...

DATE: Feb. 26, 2018 | CATEGORY: Living

Words for winter wanderings and what they mean to animals

The San Juan Mountains are finally looking like their winter selves! It’s so wonderful to see the life-sustaining snow blanketing our favorite craggy peaks. Snow provides more than just water for...

DATE: Feb. 22, 2018 | CATEGORY: Living

Sunflower hosts Friday night Cabin Fever Dance Party

The Sunflower Theatre hosts the Cabin Fever Dance Party – “a little bit dance party, a little bit snow dance party” – on Friday beginning at 8 p.m., according to a news release. DJ Cannonball, DJ...

DATE: Feb. 20, 2018 | CATEGORY: Living

Cidermakers develop a strategy: Define and conquer

BALTIMORE – What do we mean when we talk about cider? It seems pretty straightforward: Cider is the fermented juice of crushed apples. Of course, things immediately get complicated in the United...

DATE: Feb. 16, 2018 | CATEGORY: Living

The language and rosy history of Valentines

This week brings the holiday that many women await throughout the entire year. And if you’re scrambling to figure out what to give your sweetheart for Valentine’s Day this year, or if you happened...

DATE: Feb. 14, 2018 | CATEGORY: Living

Windsync keeps audiences entranced and entertained

The woodwind quintet WindSync, a young ensemble that mixes familiar classical music and lighter tunes with a captivating stage presence, performed on Friday, Feb. 9, at the Montezuma-Cortez High...

DATE: Feb. 10, 2018 | CATEGORY: Living

Community Calendar

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DATE: Feb. 8, 2018 | CATEGORY: Living

Chefs offer ideas for Valentine’s Day desserts Recipes are sure to impress that special someone

We are all familiar with the idiom, “The way to a man’s heart is through his stomach.” Arguably, it’s true for any of the sexes, but no one tells you what to expect after the main course is...

DATE: Feb. 6, 2018 | CATEGORY: Living

Five wines perfect for Valentine’s Day

With Valentine’s Day approaching, romance is in the air, so I’ve included two wines in this week’s recommendations made by vintners currently planning their weddings. They include an outstanding...

DATE: Feb. 6, 2018 | CATEGORY: Living