All Clippings From The ‘Culture’ Category

August 6th, 2015

Centennial: The Houseweart Family Marks 100 Years in Local Ranching

Old tractor on the Houseweart farm – Photo by Tom Wills Centennial: The Houseweart Family Marks 100 Years in Local Ranching By Thomas Wills The extended Houseweart family and friends of Hotchkiss and Rogers Mesa spent their Fourth of July…Click to view post »


August 1st, 2015

Church of Art: Tibetan Monks and Mary’s Art Photos

Church of Art:  Tibetan Monks and Mary’s Art Photos August 2015 The Church of Art celebrates its second birthday on Friday, August 14, from 6-8 pm, with Tibetan monks from the Gaden Shartse Monastic College. The monks will speak about…Click to view post »


July 30th, 2015

Local Foods: Rainbows and Rye Bread

Rainbows and Rye Bread By Monica Wiitanen –Small Potatoes Farm and Bakery – Lamborn Mesa, Paonia The oven temperature (in the outdoor brick oven) needed checking one early morning and before I got to the oven my eye caught a…Click to view post »


July 29th, 2015

Paonia’s Hive: 23-year-old exhibits her photos of adventurers in vast landscapes

23-year-old exhibits her photos of adventurers in vast landscapes (Submitted) The Hive Paonia Art Gallery will exhibit “The Euphoria of Insignificance”: Photos of Humans in Vast Landscapes, by 23-year-old Photojournalist Brooke Warren, July 31st through September 28th, 2015. The public is…Click to view post »


July 23rd, 2015

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Paonia River Park is Busy this Summer _ Volunteers Do Improvements

Paonia River Park is Busy this Summer  _ Volunteers Do Improvements (Submitted by Julia Bowman – WSCC) As one of the few public access points to the North Fork of the Gunnison River, the Paonia River Park is a popular…Click to view post »


July 22nd, 2015

Citizens for a Healthy Community: Take Action on 25 New Gas Wells Proposed for the Upper North Fork Valley

Citizens for a Healthy Community: Take Action on 25 New Gas Wells Proposed for the Upper North Fork Valley  Click above to view the interested parties letter and a map of the proposal area.  (action alert release) The BLM and…Click to view post »


July 20th, 2015

Zongo Junction Plays the Paonia Paradise Theatre

A winter picture of downtown Paonia to cool your day. Zongo Junction Plays the Paonia  Paradise Theatre  The Paradise Theatre 215 Grand Ave. Paonia Co. Sunday, July 26 (Doors 7:30p; show 8p) Generating a well-deserved buzz in NYC’s exploding afro-beat scene, Zongo…Click to view post »


July 16th, 2015

North Fork Kid’s Pasta Project Offers Internships to Teens

  Kid’s Pasta Project Offers Internships to Teens (Submitted) Most people who attend a Kids’ Pasta Project (KPP) dinner at Delicious Orchards this summer will recognize that kids are serving community organizations. They might notice that the kids have rolled…Click to view post »


July 15th, 2015

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Paonia Street Mural Draws Cultural Clash Controversy

Paonia’s, Fourth Street mural design.   Paonia Street Mural Draws Cultural Clash Controversy Paonia Town Council July 14, 2015 All council members present. After some considerable discussion it was decided that a resolution adopting a policy for commercial Use of…Click to view post »


July 15th, 2015

Area Heat to Peak Over Next Weeks: Health Tips for the Height of Summer

Area Heat to Peak Over Next Weeks: Health Tips for the Height of Summer   By Tim Davis, M.D., Chief Medical Officer, National Disaster Medical System, Office of the Assistant Secretary for Preparedness and Response, U.S. Department of Health and Human…Click to view post »