You’re only old once!
Jan 06, 2019 01:51AM ● By Cloie Sandlin
Did you know that Dr. Seuss wrote and illustrated a book in his 80s? The fact that he released it on his 82nd birthday doesn’t surprise me—...Read More »
When Santa stops being real
Dec 08, 2018 01:36AM ● By Cloie Sandlin
I’ve never thought of Christmas as a time to declutter (quite the opposite), but my mother and in-laws are all about it this year. My mom ca...Read More »
How do you show gratitude?
Nov 06, 2018 05:36AM ● By Cloie Sandlin
I had the best apples of my life last month at Cedaredge Apple Fest. Who knew that this little town of just over 2,000 people could grow thi...Read More »
Medicare’s future might be scary, but...
Oct 07, 2018 05:40AM ● By Cloie Sandlin
It’s a big year for Medicare beneficiaries: new cards, new regulations and maybe new plans? Medicare’s future might be scary, but don’t let ...Read More »
Centenarian receives new diploma
Sep 01, 2018 03:25AM ● By Cloie Sandlin
Colorado Mesa University diplomas have received a lot of press lately. It all started earlier this month when the university’s former studen...Read More »
For the love of dogs...and cats
Aug 04, 2018 05:31AM ● By Cloie Sandlin
I don’t understand people who don’t like pets. Personally, I can’t imagine life without them. I didn’t have pets growing up because my grand...Read More »
BEACON Bingo and more summer fun
Jul 05, 2018 04:00AM ● By Cloie Sandlin
I don’t know what it’s like to be retired, but some readers tell us it’s like a long summer break, while others tell us they can’t seem to f...Read More »
Did the Western Slope choose you?
Jun 01, 2018 09:00PM ● By Cloie Sandlin
Melanie Wiseman, one of our long-time writers, shares her story of how she traded the harsh winters of the Midwest for western Colorado’s dr...Read More »
Don't waste your time on perfect
May 29, 2018 10:23PM ● By Kevin VanGundy
Most travelers carry too much baggage. One of the best pieces of travel advice I’ve heard is to pack and then leave half the stuff at home.T...Read More »