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Box Tops For Education A Fundraising Success!

To The Editor: The Estes Park Elementary School’s latest fundraiser was a huge success! By collecting Box Tops for education, we raised over $ 1,100. We can use this money for extra items needed at the school, fund field trips or special events. Thank you to all the students, teachers and parents who diligently clip, save and count all those box tops. There were many local businesses who contributed prizes ...

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Bye, Bye Birdie, Bye Bye Blues

Dear Editor, Last Saturday I attended the Fine Arts Guild’s production of the adorable musical comedy set in the 50s, “Bye Bye Birdie.” It was a light-hearted play, delightfully performed by 30 dedicated volunteers who did an exceptional job. Part of the cast was my wonderful wife who, despite a few years difference in age, had the role of a teenager in the chorus. For two months prior to the first of six p ...

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A Thank You For A Great Halloween!

To The Editor: Thank you to the Estes Park merchants and all who were involved in providing a fun and safe Halloween evening for everyone. Also, thank you to Nick Mollé at EPTV for providing television coverage for those who weren’t downtown. We appreciate all of you! Leisa, Todd and Sena Krula ...

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Families For Estes Extends Many Thanks

Dear Editor: I would like to send a big thank you out to Starbucks. For the past two years Families For Estes has provided a concession stand at Saturday soccer games. For these games Starbucks graciously donates coffee and hot chocolate to our cause. All of the food and drinks at the stand are sold by donation only; we could not do this without the help of Starbucks. Thank you to Jody and Natalie Eamonn wh ...

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A Tribute To Robert Slizeski

To The Editor: It has been interesting for me, and humbling, to become part of Crossroads Ministry, and to learn of the numbers of extraordinary people who have been part of and who have made valuable contributions to the organization, over its 25 years of service to the Estes Park community. One of the most distinguished of these was Robert Slizeski. Many of you knew him and many of you read of his life of ...

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A Thank You From Repertoire Theatre Company

To The Editor: On behalf of the newly formed Estes Park Repertoire Theatre Company, Inc. I extend our thanks to the community for making our inaugural show of T.S.Eliot's, "Murder in the Cathedral" a sold out hit. The cast and I greatly appreciated your attendance and support. We commence our First Season (2009) in January with Noel Coward's "Blithe Spirit."  Casting will commence the week of November 3. Ca ...

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Invest In Our Future

To The Editor: The difference between spending and investing is that you get your money back over time when you invest. Referred issue 4C and 4D invests in the construction of a Community Center and funds the operation of the Community Center, the Aquatic Center and other vital maintenance and equipment replacement needs. Not only do we get to use these facilities year around, but visitors to Estes Park hav ...

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My Hero

Dear Editor, I want to tell you about my hero. Let me give you a little bit of background to the subject. I have a very strong family history of breast cancer: my grandmother, my mother, three aunts, and a sister have all had breast cancer. Four years ago, I discovered I had it too. After my diagnosis, Dr. Martin Koschnitzke suggested that I take the test for the breast cancer gene mutation. Every person, m ...

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