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Long-time local opens new eatery Olde Tymer’s long-timer Jon Park has parlayed 20 years of experience, mostly at Olde Tymer’s Cafe, into his newest venture, Doc Hathaway’s Cafe. Park can...

DATE: Nov. 18, 2014 | CATEGORY: Food

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Farmers market returns for the holidays We’re all mourning the loss of our Saturday Durango Farmers Market fix, but we’ll get a reprieve next week. That’s when market organizers will sponsor the...

DATE: Nov. 11, 2014 | CATEGORY: Food

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Pre-order your turkeys now Now that Halloween is over and daylight saving time has ended, you know what’s next – Thanksgiving. If you want a fresh, natural or organic turkey, it’s not too early to...

DATE: Nov. 4, 2014 | CATEGORY: Food

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Cafe opens in Smiley Building If you’re hungry or just want a snack while you’re strolling East Third Avenue or ducking into the always-busy Smiley Building, the brand new Smiley Café is just the...

DATE: Oct. 14, 2014 | CATEGORY: Food

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Regional breweries earn national recognition Local and almost-local breweries earned a fistful of awards at the 2014 Great American Brewery Festival last week for everything from fruit wheat beer...

DATE: Oct. 7, 2014 | CATEGORY: Food

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CSU offers safety training for food professionals Food service workers who need training in food safety may take classes this month at the La Plata County Fairgrounds. Colorado State University and...

DATE: Sept. 30, 2014 | CATEGORY: Food

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Fall produce is here Autumn arrives next week and Mother Nature is preparing for the season. Sweet summer fruits like cantaloupes and peaches are on their way out, and hearty fall vegetables like...

DATE: Sept. 16, 2014 | CATEGORY: Food

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Manna fundraiser helps feed those in need Manna Soup Kitchen, Durango’s nonprofit organization that feeds the hungry, will get a boost this Friday from a group of local jewelers. Calling it “Ten...

DATE: Sept. 9, 2014 | CATEGORY: Food

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Learn about wild living Inspired by Turtle Lake Refuge’s “weed” expertise? Katrina Blair invites you to delve into the world of living food nutrition, wild edible and medicinal plants, permaculture...

DATE: Aug. 26, 2014 | CATEGORY: Food

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Natural Grocers offers free nutrition classes Want to learn how to achieve optimal health and lose weight or oust the secret weight-buster in your salad dressing or live without...

DATE: Aug. 19, 2014 | CATEGORY: Food

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You can can Really want to know how to can the summer’s bounty for winter’s dark days? Wendy Rice and the Colorado State University Extension office are offering a series of how-to classes...

DATE: Aug. 12, 2014 | CATEGORY: Food

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Cyclists gear up for Tour de Farms If you liked the Iron Horse Chef competition and you want to support local farms in the Four Corners, sponsoring agency Growing Partners of Southwest Colorado has...

DATE: Aug. 5, 2014 | CATEGORY: Food

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