Create meaningful moments every day

By caramie schnell Think of your best vacations. What if you could bring the feeling of those moments into your every day life? Open to adventure, smiling, laughing, the sun on your face, the time with people you love. Having just returned to the Vail Valley from vacation with my family, I am reminded that […]

Camp 911 aims to give kids practical knowledge in the event of an emergency

By Pam Boyd EAGLE — Usually when local emergency services personal converge at a single location, there isn’t a lot to laugh about.Camp 911 is the exception to that rule.“This is the one time all of the agencies get to work together without it being something horrible,” said event organizer Cathy DuLac, EMS outreach coordinator […]

Vail’s businesses look to attract younger visitors

By Melanie Wong VAIL — When Four Seasons Vail revamped their bar and restaurant this spring, replacing dark, high-backed chairs and wood trim with a hip, modern design and wide-screen televisions, general manager Mark Herron began to see the results immediately. Younger patrons began coming through the doors, many of them for the first time.The […]

Trail crew to work in Avon on Monday

By scott miller AVON —The Avon Recreational Trails Advisory Group will host a community trail restoration project Monday beginning at 5:30 p.m. in the West Avon Preserve. All trail users — bikers, hikers, runners, dog-walkers, people who enjoy the scenery — are encouraged to come out and have fun digging in the dirt, moving rocks […]

Eagle launches water main project; expect road closures

By Pam Boyd EAGLE — After living through two summers of roundabout construction, Eagle motorists have become quite skilled at maneuvering through traffic projects.Starting Monday, they will have a brand new challenge.Construction crews have already begun mobilizing for this summer’s downtown water main construction project. Construction will impact the Second Street, Capitol Street and Wall […]

Annual Eagle Flight Days slated for this weekend

By Pam Boyd EAGLE — Next weekend marks the return of one of this valley’s signature summertime celebrations when Eagle Flight Days rolls into town. For 2015, the Eagle Flight Days theme is “A Night at the Museum.”“We think this year’s theme is a great one because in can cover everything from dinosaurs to American […]

Eagle Flight Days set for next weekend

By Pam Boyd EAGLE — Next weekend marks the return of one of this valley’s signature summertime celebrations when Eagle Flight Days rolls into town. For 2015, the Eagle Flight Days theme is “A Night at the Museum.”“We think this year’s theme is a great one because in can cover everything from dinosaurs to American […]