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Most of us get a mostly in tune and somewhat half-hearted “Happy Birthday” when it’s our day to shine. (Mostly because our friends aren’t all that comfortable with singing, not because they don’t...
DATE: April 7, 2015 |
As an avid reader, one of my favorite things every year is the American Association of University Women’s Book & Author Luncheon. Held on March 21 at the Vallecito Room at Fort Lewis College’s...
DATE: April 3, 2015 |
DATE: March 31, 2015 |
Being connected to something that is historically important is an honor, but it’s also a responsibility. For the members of the Reading Club of Durango, founded in 1882, the fun part is the...
DATE: March 27, 2015 |
A highlight of the time when the weather is shifting from winter to spring – although not so noticeable this year – is Soup for the Soul, the annual fundraiser to benefit Hospice of Mercy. Part of...
DATE: March 24, 2015 |
“Top of the mornin’ to ya” as we enjoy the lingering remnants of St. Patrick’s Day. I won’t be trying to write the entire column with an Irish brogue – even if I could, which I sincerely doubt. But...
DATE: March 17, 2015 |
On Sunday, The Durango Herald kicked off a month of stories about local women’s contributions in the world and in our community. On Tuesday, we looked at why Women’s History Month matters. But on...
DATE: March 10, 2015 |
Some of us go along living our lives, while others ignite with a passion that transforms their lives into something bigger and grander. The latter is the case for Ryne Olson, who grew up in Durango...
DATE: March 6, 2015 |
Many people went all out for Big Brothers Big Sisters of Southwest Colorado’s 30th birthday last fall. It was a Great Gatsby-esque extravaganza, with an elegant crowd and flapper dresses galore....
DATE: March 3, 2015 |
Those were the days. It’s not just a theme song from “All in the Family,” it’s the memories people shared Saturday at the Animas Museum when they stopped by to view the members-only exhibit about...
DATE: Feb. 27, 2015 |
Many people have a cake for their birthday. But how many people have a whole table of cakes? The guests at Gisela Lott’s 60th birthday found themselves confronting a cornucopia of confections,...
DATE: Feb. 24, 2015 |
In my almost 15 years of writing Neighbors, I have told countless people who have purchased cool meals and experiences at fundraisers to let me know how the event goes. Hearing about them may...
DATE: Feb. 20, 2015 |
Durango High School softballl takes on Montezuma-Cortez High School on Tuesday at DHS.
Fort Lewis College football takes on Dixie State University on Saturday at Ray Dennison Memorial Field in the home opener for the Skyhawks.
Fort Lewis College volleyball takes on Western New Mexico University on Thursday night during the Fort Lewis College Skyhawks Volleyball Classic.
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