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Artists Find Success Selling Their Work to Tourists

Daniel Grant | Posted 05.29.2011 | Arts
Daniel Grant

Vacationers and second home owners are a major source of collecting for a great many artists who paint or sculpt regional scenes.

Flaming Lips and More Warm Up Chilly Fans at Snowball Music Festival

Farryn Weiner | Posted 05.25.2011 | Entertainment
Farryn Weiner

There are a lot of music festivals out there, from big names like Lollapalooza and Austin City Limits, to smaller fests like this summer's Electric Fo...

Plea From A Foodie Ski Bum: Better Restaurants in Vail, Please

Elizabeth Gunnison | Posted 05.25.2011 | Home
Elizabeth Gunnison

Nobody goes to Vail, Colorado to eat. Of this I am certain. People go to Vail to whiz down the side of a mountain on a pair of fiberglass sticks. But eat they must, and dining is where the world-renowned ski resort starts to fall short.

Ski Resort Real Estate Rallies In 2010

The Aspen Times | Scott Condon | Posted 05.25.2011 | Denver

ASPEN -- The mountain resort real estate markets in Aspen, Vail and Breckenridge bounced back in 2010 after bottoming out in 2009, but they aren't clo...

Vail, Beaver Creek Lift Tickets To Exceed $100 For Week Of December 26

The Denver Post | Jason Blevins | Posted 05.25.2011 | Denver

Vail and Beaver Creek ski areas will charge $108 for a single-day, walk-up lift ticket during the week after Christmas, passing the much anticipated $...

Bernie Madoff Art Auction Set For Saturday In Vail

Colorado Independent | David O. Williams | Posted 05.25.2011 | Denver

On Saturday, just a week after the suicide in SoHo of Mark Madoff, Vail's Sonnenalp Hotel will host a "Bernie Madoff Auction of fine art, jewelry, rug...

PHOTOS: Colorado's Greenest Ski Resorts

Posted 05.25.2011 | Denver

Even in the midst of the recession, environmental practices at ski resorts have been improving. That's according to a report from the Ski Area Citizen...

Snowstorm Stops Ski Star

Claire Walter | Posted 05.25.2011 | Denver
Claire Walter

On November 16, Lindsay Vonn was stuck like everyone else who trying to drive across the Colorado high country when a snowstorm settled in.

No Boarding

Mike Gellman | Posted 05.25.2011 | Denver
Mike Gellman

Snowboarding has been good to me. It gave me a reason to go to Aspen to harass Hunter S. Thompson and hit on foreign au pairs and nannys. But that's all over now. This year, I will not be snowboarding.

The F Word: Let the Punishment Fit the Crime

Laura Flanders | Posted 05.25.2011 | Politics
Laura Flanders

Well, we now know the punishment for the BART officer who shot Oscar Grant: 2 years and time served. He could actually be out of prison in seven months.

PHOTOS: Vail/Beaver Creek Area Dominates Colorado Representation In Conde Nast's Resort Rankings

Posted 05.25.2011 | Denver

Last week, we found out on the Today show that Beaver Creek-Avon's Westin Riverfront Resort and Spa had been named the best resort in the mainland U.S...

Colorado's 2010 AAA Diamond-Rated Restaurants

Posted 05.25.2011 | Denver

The AAA's annual restaurant awards rated 22 Colorado restaurants with four diamond ratings. Only one restaurant, The Penrose Room at The Broadmoor Hot...

PHOTOS: Colorado's Most Expensive Zip Codes

Posted 05.25.2011 | Denver

Five Colorado zip codes made Forbes' annual list of the nation's priciest 500. The list presented few surprises, with Aspen ranked near the top at #2...

Travel + Leisure Names 3 Colorado Hotels Among Most 'Family Friendly'

Posted 09.19.2011 | Denver

Three Colorado hotels were listed among Travel + Leisure's list of America's best "family friendly" hotels. The Broadmoor in Colorado Springs came ...

Remarkable reptiles come to Vail Tuesday

Vail Daily. | Vail Daily | Posted 05.25.2011 | Home
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VAIL - On Tuesday, the Denver Zoo will present "Remarkable Reptiles" at the Town of Vail Public Library during the Summer Reading Program, wh...

PHOTOS: Travel + Leisure's Top Colorado Hotels

Posted 05.25.2011 | Denver

Travel + Leisure Magazine has compiled a list of the best 500 hotels in the world for 2010. We've combed through their selections to find the top Col...

Vail, Beaver Creek To Host 2015 World Ski Championships

AP | Posted 05.25.2011 | Denver

ANTALYA, Turkey — The Vail and Beaver Creek ski resorts in Colorado will host the Alpine world championships in 2015. The International Ski Fed...

Fun Facts on Colorado Tourism

Nancy Clark | Posted 05.25.2011 | Denver
Nancy Clark

International travel is up in 2010, but where are the Baby Boomers headed?

Colorado's Best Spring Ski Deals (VOTE)

Posted 05.25.2011 | Denver

Despite a near complete lack of cooperation from the weather, spring is officially upon us, and that means the skiing just got a little cheaper. Reso...

Vail tops list of bidders for Intrawest's Whistler Blackcomb

The Globe and Mail | Andrew Willis and Boyd Erman | Posted 05.25.2011 | Denver

s skiers fly down Whistler's slopes, a leading U.S. resort company is making a play for ownership control of the prized Whistler Blackcomb mountain, s...

Orbitz Ski Resort List: Half Of Top Ten Ski Resorts In Country Are In Colorado

Denver Business Journal | Mark Harden | Posted 05.25.2011 | Denver

There's good news and bad news for Colorado in Orbitz's latest list of the nation's top 10 ski-resort destinations. The good news: Five of the 10 r...

10th Mountain vets to speak at Vail museum

Vail Daily. | Vail Daily | Posted 05.25.2011 | Home
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VAIL - 10th Mountain Division veterans Dick Over and Earl Clark will speak about their experience as soldiers on skis in World War II at The...

'Vail's Lindsey is a champ'

The Aspen Times | Aspen Times | Posted 05.25.2011 | Home

VAIL - When Austrian coaches inferred Lindsey Vonn's weight gave her an advantage over other skiers, the reigning World Cup champ used it as ...

Free concert at Checkpoint Charlie in Vail set for Feb. 19

Vail Daily. | Vail Daily | Posted 05.25.2011 | Home
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VAIL - Eclectic funk band Karl Denson's Tiny Universe will perform a free, outdoor concert on Feb. 19 as a part of Vail Mountain's annual Ma...

Pamela K. Rice, longtime Vail resident

Vail Daily. | Vail Daily | Posted 05.25.2011 | Home

VAIL, Colorado - Pamela K. Rice passed away peacefully on Friday at the Hospice Care Center in Grand Junction. Pamela was born April 17, 194...