Vail Daily column: Teen taking a leadership role in community

By Edward Stoner Leadership is a trait we look to elders to teach us about, yet sometimes it’s the young leaders that teach us best. Leadership seminars of all lengths and depths are available to help improve workplace morale, develop inspiring companies, and ultimately build better leaders. The American Society of Training and Development cites […]

County’s real estate comeback continues

By scott miller EAGLE COUNTY — About a year ago, Jim Flaum said 2014 might be seen as the year the Vail Valley real estate market really turned around. A year later, Flaum, the managing broker of Slifer Smith & Frampton Real Estate, said the year hasn’t really met his expectations. Not that this has […]

Real estate comeback continues

By scott miller EAGLE COUNTY — About a year ago, Jim Flaum said 2014 might be seen as the year the Vail Valley real estate market really turned around. A year later, Flaum, the managing broker of Slifer Smith & Frampton Real Estate, said the year hasn’t really met his expectations. Not that this has […]

Vail Daily column: Christmas Bird Count: It’s not just for the birds

By Edward Stoner Christmas lights are up, shoppers are in search for the perfect gift, and delicious treats seem to be everywhere, no matter how strong your willpower may be; the holiday season has officially arrived. This bustling time of year also marks the annual Christmas Bird Count, the longest running citizen science survey in […]

Vail Valley Partnership’s annual meeting is Dec. 17

By scott miller AVON — The Vail Valley Partnership, the Vail Valley’s regional chamber of commerce, will hold its annual meeting Dec. 17 at Manor Vail from 304:30 p.m. Prominent leaders throughout the Vail Valley will be present to discuss an overview of 2014 with an eye toward 2015. Mike Brumbaugh, Vail Valley Partnership board […]

Partnership annual meeting is Dec. 17

By scott miller AVON — The Vail Valley Partnership, the Vail Valley’s regional chamber of commerce, will hold its annual meeting Dec. 17 at Manor Vail from 304:30 p.m. Prominent leaders throughout the Vail Valley will be present to discuss an overview of 2014 with an eye toward 2015. Mike Brumbaugh, Vail Valley Partnership board […]

On the Hill: Lindsey Vonn talks about Lake Louise

By Edward Stoner On the Hill is brought to you by The Steadman Clinic and the Steadman Philippon Research Institute. VIDEO: Vail Daily reporter John LaConte rides Beaver Creek during the Birds of Prey World Cup and shows viewers a snippet from an interview with Lindsey Vonn from a few weeks ago, where the ski […]

Kelly Clark dominates field at Copper Grand Prix

By Edward Stoner COPPER MOUNTAIN — If one snowboarder could have claimed all three halfpipe podium spots in Saturday’s Sprint U.S. Grand Prix finals, four-time Olympian and defending X Games gold medalist Kelly Clark would have done it — throwing down three finals runs that each bested the rest of the women’s field at Copper […]

Everything you need to know about the GS

By Chris Freud Contrary to the rooting habits of the American crowd, there is more than one racer in the field during today’s Birds of Prey finale, the giant slalom. Yes, Ted Ligety will get the lion’s share of attention. It’s his home race, or as close as he gets, hailing from Park City, Utah. […]

The complete start list for today’s giant slalom

By Chris Freud 1 HIRSCHER Marcel AUT 2 RAICH Benjamin AUT 3 PINTURAULT Alexis FRA 4 NEUREUTHER Felix GER 5 FANARA Thomas FRA 6 DOPFER Fritz GER 7 LIGETY Ted USA 8 NANI Roberto ITA 9 KRISTOFFERSEN Henrik NOR 10 LUITZ Stefan GER 11 OLSSON Matts SWE 12 MUFFAT-JEANDET Victor FRA 13 FAIVRE Mathieu FRA […]