Red Canyon students greeted with a little love and a lot of egg bake

By Randy Wyrick EDWARDS — Easter eggs are health food when they’re planted in the heart.The kind folks from Mount of the Holy Cross Lutheran Church greeted Red Canyon High School students with a hot breakfast Thursday morning.The students were delighted, appreciative and efficient in making sure the local Lutherans didn’t have any left overs […]

Balance in all things

By Randy Wyrick EDWARDS — David “Bobcat” Smith was slogging along on a treadmill, a mind-numbing way to break a sweat.Kim Fields was already a black belt, second or third degree, Bobcat couldn’t quite remember which. All he knew was that she was really, really good at martial arts, and still is.She was his roommate […]

Meet Minturn mayoral, town council candidates

By Ross Leonhart Minturn — Residents are invited to a community information event Monday at 5:30 p.m. in the council chambers at Town Hall.This is a chance to meet the two mayoral candidates and five people running for three council seats in the April 5 election.The Vail Valley Partnership and Chris Romer will moderate the […]

Meet the Minturn candidates

By Ross Leonhart Minturn — Residents are invited to a community information event Monday at 5:30 p.m. in the council chambers at Town Hall.This is a chance to meet the two mayoral candidates and five people running for three council seats in the April 5 election.The Vail Valley Partnership and Chris Romer will moderate the […]

Officials: I-70 toll lane helping ease traffic

By Ross Leonhart EAGLE COUNTY — The 13-mile tolled express lane on eastbound Interstate 70 from Empire to Idaho Springs has been open for a little more than three months, and it’s helping ease traffic during peak travel periods, according to Colorado Department of Transportation officials.“Overall, the mountain express lane is working very well,” said […]

Officials: Lane helping ease traffic

By Ross Leonhart EAGLE COUNTY — The 13-mile tolled express lane on eastbound Interstate 70 from Empire to Idaho Springs has been open for just over three months, and it’s helping ease traffic during peak travel periods, according to Colorado Department of Transportation officials.“Overall, the mountain express lane is working very well,” said Megan Castle, […]

‘One Night of Queen’ tribute brings the legendary band back to life at the Vilar Center

By Randy Wyrick BEAVER CREEK — Freddie Mercury lives, and somewhere he’s smiling at Gary Mullen and the Works.Mullen is almost Shakespearean the way he and the band strut and fret their hour upon the stage. Mullen, clad in tight white pants and vintage Adidas sneakers, struts, postures and preens so much like Mercury that […]

VIDEO: Bluebird day Beaver Creek

By Ross Leonhart On the Hill is brought to you by The Steadman Clinic and the Steadman Philippon Research Institute. VIDEO: Vail Daily On the Hill correspondent .Ross Leonhart reports from the groomed President Ford’s trail, as well as some moguls and trees around Strawberry Park, showing all conditions. Vail Daily reporter Ross Leonhart is […]