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

Post announcements to SpinGo.com and email announcements to news@the-journal.com and include “Community Calendar” in the subject field. Items submitted less than two weeks in advance will be less...

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

Sunflower Theatre Troupe plans ‘Love Letters’ for Valentine’s Day

The Sunflower Theatre Troupe presents a Valentine’s Day performance of “Love Letters,” which explores love and the human heart, on Feb. 14. The Reader’s Theatre performance will highlight letters...

DATE: Feb. 6, 2018 | CATEGORY: Living

Is coffee the future of soda?

Coffee drinkers tend to savor their brew in the morning and switch to soda or water as the day goes on. But the world’s largest beverage companies want to turn that morning cup of joe into an...

DATE: Feb. 6, 2018 | CATEGORY: Living

While we’re dreaming of snow, let’s talk about how it’s made

By Gabi Morey and Kristie Borchers “Whose woods these are I think I know. His house is in the village though; He will not see me stopping here To watch his woods fill up with snow.” – Robert...

DATE: Jan. 26, 2018 | CATEGORY: Living

Science panel backs lower drunken driving threshold

WASHINGTON – Most women would need to draw the line at two drinks, and men at two or three if states follow a blueprint by a prestigious scientific panel for eliminating the “entirely preventable”...

DATE: Jan. 23, 2018 | CATEGORY: Living

Mesa County deputy featured in ‘The Grand Tour’

A Mesa County deputy got his 15 minutes of fame this month when he and his patrol car were featured in an episode of a internationally watched British reality show. In April 2017, the makers of...

DATE: Jan. 20, 2018 | CATEGORY: Living