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New documentary tells the story of Breckenridge businessman Barney Ford

By Steven Josephson | Thursday, February 18, 2021
◀ Barney Ford is pictured in an illustration from the 1891 book "History of the State of Colorado Volume III" by Frank Hall. A new documentary on Ford’s life will premiere on the Rocky Mountain PBS YouTube channel Wednesday, Feb. 24. Image from Sandra F. Mather Archives / Breckenridge Heritage Alliance... Read More

Summit County chefs share tips for making a nice Valentine’s Day dinner at home

By Steven Josephson | Saturday, February 13, 2021
◁ Summit County resident Tieghan Gerard teamed up with Breckenridge Brewery to make some creations featuring the brewery’s Vanilla Porter, including this creamy, brown butter mushroom chicken.Photo by Tieghan Gerard / Half Baked Harvest For many, Valentine’s Day is a good excuse to make a fancy dinner at home, even... Read More

Many events sold out ahead of Valentine’s Day weekend

By Steven Josephson | Thursday, February 11, 2021
Valentine’s Day weekend won’t have as many activities this year in Summit County, though some events still have space available. By Wednesday, Feb. 10, Silverthorne’s annual Valentine’s Day Comedy Show, Loveland Ski Area’s 30th annual Mountaintop Matrimony and Breckenridge Creative Arts’ Valentine’s Day date night ... Read More

Summit Musicians Relief Fund kicks off 2021 concert series to support local musicians

By Steven Josephson | Tuesday, February 9, 2021
◀ Kevin Danzig performs a concert at the Silverthorne Performing Arts Center in Silverthorne on Saturday, Jan. 30. Sponsored by the Summit Musicians Relief Fund, the concert series featuring local musicians will be broadcast weekly on YouTube.Photo by Jason Connolly / Jason Connolly Photography For the past several... Read More

Get your wing fix for the Super Bowl

By Steven Josephson | Saturday, February 6, 2021
I love Buffalo wings. I don’t know how it started, but somewhere in my life, I became enamored with the humble culinary innovation that came out of the Anchor Bar in Buffalo, New York. So I really don’t need an excuse to eat chicken wings, but I will gladly take one to get my fill. The traditional date for my family... Read More

Summit photographers share tips for taking great photos

By Steven Josephson | Thursday, January 28, 2021
◁ Taking a good photo of a Summit County scene can be tricky, but several local photographers have advice for those who want to document their time in the area.Photo by Denise Thatcher Arguably one of the best things about Summit County is its natural beauty. From Hoosier Pass in the south to Ute Pass in the north,... Read More