Faces of 2015: Getting to know the U.S. Ski Team

By Edward Stoner Editor’s note: Vail/Beaver Creek is hosting the Alpine World Ski Championships Feb. 2-15. Here’s a look at most of the U.S. Ski Team members, many of whom will be competing here in February. Andrew Weibrecht Favorite race course: Beaver Creek downhill. Pre-race ritual: I run every training run and every run all […]

Valley residents look ahead to new year

By Edward Stoner EAGLE COUNTY — On New Year’s Eve every year, choruses of “Auld Lang Syne” ring through the valley as this community raises glasses to times past — a tradition alongside countdowns, kisses, hoots and hollers for times to come. We toast to those “days of long ago” and the futures in front […]

Steadman groups name new CEO

By scott miller VAIL — Dan Drawbaugh, who brings more than 30 years of experience as an executive at the University of Pittsburgh Medical Center, has been named chief executive officer of both The Steadman Clinic and the Steadman Philippon Research Institute, effective immediately. The announcement was made by Dr. Marc Philippon, managing partner of […]

Nighttime I-70 closures at Idaho Springs

By scott miller CLEAR CREEK COUNTY — The Colorado Department of Transportation and Mountain Corridor Constructors will implement full overnight Interstate 70 closures to complete abutment work and initial girder setting for the new bridge over I-70 at Exit 240 starting Jan. 1 through Jan. 5. These closures are scheduled to occur between 8 p.m. […]

Vail offers winter safety tips

By Edward Stoner VAIL — With the season’s accumulating snowfall and falling temperatures, Vail Fire and Emergency Services is asking residents and guests to do their part in keeping everyone safe from winter hazards this holiday as follows: • Vail is once again experiencing a heavy snow season — unfortunately, the shoveling and plowing of […]

New Vail parking option added for some pass holders

By Edward Stoner VAIL — Beginning Tuesday, an additional parking option will be available to pink and green pass holders along the North Frontage Road across from the Middle Creek Village Apartments. The 35 spaces will be used to help offset the temporary closure of the soccer field which will be unavailable for permit parking […]

Avon Road improvements complete

By Edward Stoner AVON— Timed with the 2015 Alpine World Ski Championships, the town of Avon has invested in improvements to enhance safety, energy efficiency and streetscape elements on Avon Road, its main roadway and thoroughfare to Beaver Creek Resort. Signalized pedestrian crossings were installed at three major crosswalks and all roadway streetlights were upgraded […]

Berkshire welcomes new broker

By scott miller VAIL — Mia Sypniewski recently joined Berkshire Hathaway HomeServices as a broker associate in the company’s Villa Montane office in Beaver Creek. The announcement was made by Michael Slevin, president of Berkshire Hathaway HomeServices Colorado Properties. Sypniewski began her Vail experience in 2001 during her time at the University of Colorado. A […]

Berkshire Hathaway welcomes new broker

By scott miller VAIL — Mia Sypniewski recently joined Berkshire Hathaway HomeServices as a broker associate in the company’s Villa Montane office in Beaver Creek. The announcement was made by Michael Slevin, president, Berkshire Hathaway HomeServices Colorado Properties. Sypniewski began her Vail experience in 2001 during her time at the University of Colorado. A native […]

On the Hill: Sun returns to Vail

By John LaConte On the Hill is brought to you by The Steadman Clinic and the Steadman Philippon Research Institute. VIDEO: On a sunny close to 2014, local snowboarder Kam Weakley fills in for Vail Daily on-snow correspondent John LaConte and snows viewers the nicely groomed terrain on Vail Mountain. [iframe src=”http://player.vimeo.com/video/115717867?autoplay=1″ width=”640″ height=”360″ style=”border: […]