Use tax not on Avon council’s next agenda

By John LaConte AVON — The Town Council will not take up the issue of use tax being imposed on builders at their next meeting.Originally planned for Tuesday, the issue has been pushed back to Jan. 12, Town Manager Virginia Egger said Friday. “It will be an important discussion,” she said. NUMBER OF DELIVERIES PER […]

Vail Valley women launched nonprofit by skateboarding 300 miles

By Randy Wyrick AVON — Forget glass slippers. These four Duchesses are shattering glass ceilings.The Duchess Ride founders — Claire Altenau, Carley Finke, Jaime Schulte and Carissa Bisnar — skateboarded 300 miles from Santa Barbara, California’s Skaters Point to the U.S.-Mexico border for their inaugural Duchess Ride.Duchess Ride is a new nonprofit board-sports program designed […]

Who’s the lucky guy to pick in Saturday’s super-G

By Chris Freud BEAVER CREEK — Happy super-G, everyone.This is the race for vets to shine or someone to come from absolute nowhere to win this thing. To clarify, a super-G is a speed race — one run and almost as long as the downhill — but racers may only inspect the course once it […]

So who’s the lucky guy to pick in today’s super-G

By Chris Freud BEAVER CREEK — Happy super-G, everyone.This is the race for vets to shine or someone to come from absolute nowhere to win this thing. To clarify, a super-G is a speed race — one run and almost as long as the downhill — but racers may only inspect the course once it […]

So who’s the guy to pick in today’s super-G

By Chris Freud BEAVER CREEK — Happy super-G, everyone.This is the race for vets to shine or someone to come from absolute nowhere to win this thing. To clarify, a super-G is a speed race — one run and almost as long as the downhill — but racers may only inspect the course once it […]

Is Evergreen Lodge in Vail next to redevelop?

By scott miller VAIL — There’s no schedule yet, or even a formal plan for town officials to consider, but Evergreen Lodge owner Peter Knobel is taking the first steps toward redeveloping the 1970s-vintage hotel.When a development plan is submitted — and again, there’s no firm timeline for that proposal — the lodge would probably […]

Is Evergreen Lodge next to redevelop?

By scott miller VAIL — There’s no schedule yet, or even a formal plan for town officials to consider, but Evergreen Lodge owner Peter Knobel is taking the first steps toward redeveloping the 1970s-vintage hotel.When a development plan is submitted — and again, there’s no firm timeline for that proposal — the lodge would probably […]

VIDEO: Vonn’s win in Lake Louise

By John LaConte VIDEO: In this YouTube video from USSANetwork, watch Lindsey Vonn make a narrow recovery to come out victorious today on the downhill course in Lake Louise. It was Vonn’s 16th win in Lake Louise and 68th overall, a new World Cup record for female ski racers. … Source:: Vail Daily Feed       

Chabad Jewish Center hosting Hanukkah bowling event at Bol

By Edward Stoner VAIL — The Chabad Jewish Center of Vail is celebrating the Festival of Lights in ways you may have never seen.Hanukkah Bol is a night of bowling and celebration, said Rabbi Dovid Mintz.“It is a holiday that enriches our lives with the light of tradition,” said Mintz, director of the Chabad Jewish […]

Chabad Jewish Center hosting Hanukkah Bol bowling celebration in Vail

By Edward Stoner VAIL — The Chabad Jewish Center of Vail is celebrating the Festival of Lights in ways you may have never seen.Hanukkah Bol is a night of bowling and celebration, said Rabbi Dovid Mintz.“It is a holiday that enriches our lives with the light of tradition,” said Rabbi Dovid Mintz, director of the […]