Vail Daily obituary: Dan J. Cady

By Edward Stoner Dan J. Cady, 72, of Centennial, and one of the original professional ski patrolman at Vail for the opening season, passed away Sunday. His wife, Marla, and son, Tanner, were at his side. Born in Longmont but raised in Salida by his parents, Jack and Jerry, he loved the mountains. Dan enjoyed […]

Calvary Chapel hosts family-friendly SHINE event Friday at Edwards church

By caramie schnell You get candy, plus there are inflatable bounce houses. That’s how Avon resident Molly Haley looks at Calvary Chapel’s SHINE event, taking place Friday from 4 to 6 p.m. Haley has two sons, Hank, 5 and Cannon, 6. “My boys love it because there’s bouncy castles — three or four of them […]

Take a Halloween stroll among Eagle County’s historic cemeteries

By Randy Wyrick EAGLE COUNTY — They walk among us, or maybe we should walk among them. A couple Eagle County cemeteries are the perfect place for the living to stroll on the Day of the Dead. We caught up with some folks from the Eagle County Historical Society, and while history is alive, most […]

Arn Menconi to leave SOS Outreach

By Edward Stoner EAGLE COUNTY — The board of directors of SOS Outreach, the youth development nonprofit, said Thursday that its founder and executive director, Arn Menconi, will leave the organization. Menconi, who founded the organization 21 years ago and oversaw its growth to 31 resorts nationwide, has decided the time is right to move […]

Youth Foundation expands reach among Eagle Valley’s kids

By Melanie Wong EAGLE COUNTY — It’s a bright, sunny Tuesday morning, and instead of playing outside, a group of 3- to 5-year-olds is learning the sounds of the alphabet on board the Magic School Bus. For many of the children, it’s the first time they’ve had any formal schooling, — even if it is […]

Rough season for Eagle County renters

By Melanie Wong VAIL — Vail ski instructor Stephen Fusco loves most things about his job — but one part he dreads is the prospect of finding winter housing. “It’s probably my least favorite thing about my job,” said Fusco, who is returning to Vail for his fourth season. “Actually doing my job is the […]

Vail parking passes on sale Monday

By Edward Stoner VAIL — Season parking passes will be ready for purchase beginning at 8 a.m. on Monday on the lower level of the Vail Municipal Building. There are five discount pass types available, plus an incremental rate structure for value cards. Rates are unchanged from the previous season. The town’s parking pass sales […]