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Let’s All Help Send A WWII Veteran To Washington DC On Honor Flight

To the Editor: On September 11, 2009 Honor Flight Northern Colorado will honor 130 WWII veterans by taking them to Washington, D.C. to see the WWII Memorial. Over 260 veterans from Larimer and Weld counties have already made the trip, including four from the Estes Valley. The September flight will honor eleven WWII veterans from the Estes Valley and five more are on the waiting list for the April, 2010 flig ...

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After School Program Will Be A Great Benefit

Dear Community Parents, For those of you who know, and those of you who need to know, I would like to share some information about an after school program that is being offered this coming school year for K-5 children. The program will run on-site, daily after school from 3:15 to 5:15. The Park R-3 Outreach program is partnering with Rocky Mountain National Park, the Learning Place, Rocky Mountain Nature As ...

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A Big Thank You To All For A Successful Relay For Life Benefit

Saturday, July 18, Lonigans sponsored a benefit for RELAY for LIFE with the band Angus Mohr and it was a great success! We wish to give our sincerest thanks to all that helped make it so. Through the generous efforts of the following people and businesses, we raised for donation to the Estes Park Relay for Life over $700.00 for the cause. Thank You to: The Estes Park News; Paul and Lori McDaniel and the Ang ...

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Thank You To Good Samaritans

To The Editor: I would like to thank Jack Smith who helped me Saturday, July 11th around 11 a.m. I was at Safeway trying to get everything ready for the Northern Colorado Service Dog Owners Meet up and I went to get some balloons for this meeting but I was having a very bad day with my diseases. I needed more help than my service dog, Bradley, could give me and Mr. Jack Smith came to my aid. He stayed on on ...

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Thank You For Successful Relay For Life Fundraiser

Dear Editor: On Wednesday evening, the 24th of June, Estes Park’s Relay for Life team, Small but Mighty sponsored a fundraiser at Lake Shore Lodge. One hundred and thirty guests joined together to support the American Cancer Society at a “Night of Hope.” The evening of food, fun and fundraising generated nearly $30,000 all of which goes to the American Cancer Society. The success of the evening was most cer ...

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Everyone Deserves Health Care

Dear Editor, The time for health care reform is here. Both families and businesses need a solution to the stress and pain inflicted by our broken system. As you know, change has been attempted in the past, but strong lobbyists have blocked it with millions of dollars and outright lies. Forty-six million Americans are uninsured. Half of all personal bankruptcies stem from medical expenses. Small businesses c ...

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Loved The Rooftop Rodeo Golf Tournament

To the Editor: I had the pleasure of playing in the recent Rooftop Rodeo Scramble Golf Tournament, and want to thank Don Moore, Ben Vigil and Paul Holgerson, and the Rodeo committees, volunteers and staff, as well as the Estes Park Golf Course staff, for running an excellent event. As a person who has been organizing golf tournaments for some 45 years, I recognize the hard work and dedication that it takes ...

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A Letter To Thank Her Angels

To The Editor: On Thursday morning, May 7th, I tripped and fell onto the sidewalk downtown. As I fell I hit my head pretty good and landed very hard on my face. Since this day I have been wanting to write a letter of appreciation to all the sweet angels God sent my way. And even though this is written a month later, it is still filled with just as much thankfulness and love from me. God sent many miracles m ...

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