Comedy Night returns to The Back Bowl in Eagle Saturday

By caramie schnell EAGLE — Somewhere between the his first couple of years doing standup in his hometown of Denver, Troy Parker thought it might be best to finish one of his childhood goals, just in case “this comedy thing” worked out. So, between gigs and even on days of appearances around town, Parker would […]

2 Do: Our picks for top activities in the Vail Valley today

By Edward Stoner 1. Check the Bravo! Vail Celtic Jam in Avon – Tonight in Nottingham Park, enjoy the energy of the Colcannon Irish Ensemble for free starting at 6 p.m. Authentic and joyous, Colcannon’s distinctive, contemporary musical style keeps in firm touch with the heart and essence of traditional Irish music. It’s the second […]

Photo slideshow: Vintage Vail

By Edward Stoner For #throwbackthursday we feature vintage, nostalgic and historical photos from the Vail Valley. Send your Vintage Vail photos to newsroom@vaildaily.com. … Source: Vail Daily Feed     

On the Hill: Take a ride with the Mayor of Mountain Biking

By John LaConte On the Hill Summer, brought to you by The Steadman Clinic and the Steadman Philippon Research Institute, brings you a video report about a different High Country adventure every weekday. Today’s activity: Mountain biking down the Pool and Ice Rink and Haymaker trails in Eagle [iframe src=”http://player.vimeo.com/video/100964621″ width=”640″ height=”360″ style=”border: 0px;”] On […]

Stone Creek to implement Singapore math this fall

By Randy Wyrick EAGLE COUNTY — Stone Creek Charter School raised $325,000 and will spend the money on math, music, art, and foreign language. Stone Creek landed a $75,000 donation from the Harold W. & Mary Louise Shaw Foundation. They’ll use that money to restore the school’s music program and enhance the school’s finances. “We […]

Vail Daily Hits and Misses

By Edward Stoner Got a quick Hit or Miss about issues, decisions or goings-on in the valley? Send yours to editor@vaildaily.com to be included. HIT: To Vail Valley Medical Center and the town of Vail working together to improve parking for the hospital. Another structure off the frontage road by Town Hall makes sense, and […]

Form in Edwards offers personalized training, bike fit services

By Melanie Wong EDWARDS — Form Attainment Studio in Edwards (formerly FitLoft) celebrates a new name and the same customized services with a Stretch and Ride event on July 26. The studio, which specializes in endurance fitness, bicycle fitting and functional training, will host a free event that starts with a stretching session and continues […]

Vail attaches strings to funding of flights

By scott miller VAIL — When Air Canada announced last year it would bring winter service to the Eagle County Regional Airport, it was seen as something of a gift. This season, it’s time to pay. Most airlines that start new routes ask communities for “revenue guarantees” so they won’t lose money on those routes. […]