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Reading Obituaries
by Art Goodtimes
Jun 26, 2008 | 0 0 comments | 7 7 recommendations | email to a friend
Around the Cone BUD’S ICE CREAM … I find myself reading obituaries a lot lately. It’s not really morbid. Just where I’m at. Focused on providing comfort, not a cure, for my dad as his life winds to...
Serious Chocoholics Don’t Need Cures for Their Addiction, They Need Sources
by Art Goodtimes
Jun 24, 2008 | 0 0 comments | 6 6 recommendations | email to a friend
This week columnist Art Goodtimes spans everything from living in dangerous times to the possibility of a suspended national election to the wonderful world of chocolate.
Helping Our East End Neighbors but Paying Attention to Our Fiscal Risks
by Art Goodtimes
Jun 20, 2008 | 0 0 comments | 6 6 recommendations | email to a friend
Columnist Goodtimes on preparing for a belt synching in the county as well as an effort to save the Paradox Valley.
One of the County’s Elders Passes
by Art Goodtimes
Jun 18, 2008 | 0 0 comments | 6 6 recommendations | email to a friend
Columnist Art Gootimes remembers the legacy of Doris Ruffe.
County Road and Bridge Dept. Releases 10-Year Work Plan
by Art Goodtimes
Jun 13, 2008 | 0 0 comments | 4 4 recommendations | email to a friend
Goodtimes ponders hidden subsidies.
The Valley Floor Ours!
by Art Goodtimes
Jun 10, 2008 | 0 0 comments | 6 6 recommendations | email to a friend
The gateway to Telluride will remain wild and free after a momentous Supreme Court decision.
Getting Honored for the Good He Did
Jun 03, 2008 | 0 0 comments | 5 5 recommendations | email to a friend
Vince Bontempi, Art Goodtimes’s father, was recently honored for his work with the National Association of Letter Carriers.
Learning About the New Uranium | Around the Cone
by Art Goodtimes
May 23, 2008 | 0 0 comments | 10 10 recommendations | email to a friend
Columnist Goodtimes digs up more on West End mining
A First Hand Account of the Big Shake | Up Bear Creek
by Art Goodtimes
May 22, 2008 | 0 0 comments | 6 6 recommendations | email to a friend
The earthquake that devastated portions of China is recounted by an old friend of columnist Art Goodtimes.
Keeping Tabs on the Coming Uranium Boom in the Region | Around the Cone
by Art Goodtimes
May 20, 2008 | 0 0 comments | 11 11 recommendations | email to a friend
A uranium boom could be heading for the West End. How will it affect the region?
Dating Our Presence Back 15,000 BP | Up Bear Creek
by Art Goodtimes
May 15, 2008 | 0 0 comments | 6 6 recommendations | email to a friend
What year is this really? Calculating from the time of first human occupation in North America, it’s roughly 15,008, according to columnist Art Goodtimes.
Honoring the Daily Ritual of the Flag | Around the Cone
by Art Goodtimes
May 09, 2008 | 0 0 comments | 5 5 recommendations | email to a friend
Being out in California temporarily, providing hospice care for my dad (88) in his suburban home, has proven an interesting lesson in what it means to love one’s country.
Living With the Gift of Tragedy | Up Bear Creek
by Art Goodtimes
May 08, 2008 | 0 0 comments | 7 7 recommendations | email to a friend
Reversing roles with one’s parents, becoming the care giver, is something many of us will experience, as is columnist Art Goodtimes. He currently is in California caring for his ailing father.
Facing the Realities of Boomer Aging | Up Bear Creek
by Art Goodtimes
May 01, 2008 | 0 0 comments | 9 9 recommendations | email to a friend
Goodtimes reflects on poetry, language – and energy!
Gourds Fest Enlivens Off-Season | Up Bear Creek
by Art Goodtimes
Apr 24, 2008 | 0 0 comments | 9 9 recommendations | email to a friend
Talking Gourds has joined with the library to host a wild poetry slam event, with Day Acoli as emcee.
Western Slope’s ‘Voice of Oil and Gas’ | Up Bear Creek
by Art Goodtimes
Apr 17, 2008 | 2 2 comments | 8 8 recommendations | email to a friend
I say good-bye to Club 20.
Organic the Newest Bull Market | Around the Cone
by Art Goodtimes
Apr 17, 2008 | 0 0 comments | 6 6 recommendations | email to a friend
GO ORGANIC ... A survey by the Hartmann Group found that half of consumers bought organic food at a specialty food store in 2005, up from fewer than a third in 2000.
Visiting Peru With Cultural Ambassadors From the North Fork | Up Bear Creek
by Art Goodtimes
Apr 10, 2008 | 0 0 comments | 6 6 recommendations | email to a friend
For years, two intrepid cultural ambassadors from the North Fork of the Gunnison, from a mesa studio/home and gardens overlooking Paonia, Tara Miller and Sam Brown have been traveling down to South...
Slouching Toward the Next Election | Around the Cone
by Art Goodtimes
Apr 10, 2008 | 0 0 comments | 4 4 recommendations | email to a friend
Jim Stiles, who runs the wildly idiosyncratic and delightfully iconoclastic monthly Zephyr over in Moab, is worried about the Republic.
Energy Fuels Plans Uranium Mill for West End Near Naturita | Around the Cone
by Art Goodtimes
Apr 04, 2008 | 0 0 comments | 11 11 recommendations | email to a friend
Right now, there’s one operating mill in the U.S. over in Utah, across the border near Blanding, but it doesn’t have the capacity to process much more yellowcake than it’s currently handling.