IT’S OFFICIAL! BRIDAL PEAK NAME RESTORED

Mirror Staff Report TELLURIDE—(March 18, 2014)  It’s official! The name of Telluride’s historic Bridal Peak has been restored, thanks largely to the efforts of local author and mountain historian Jeff Burch. Located on the Eastern rim of Bridal Veil Basin, the peak is important to the history of the region, but its official name had been lost over the years, …

LEADERSHIP, VISION KEEP LIBRARY AT HEART OF COMMUNITY

By Caitlin Switzer MONTROSE—(March 18, 2014)  Yes, construction is messy and intrusive, and parking will be at a premium while Colorado Mesa University’s new Cascade Avenue quad, expected to be complete this summer, is being built. However, the Montrose Regional Library—which shares its space with CMU–could not be more pleased with the expansion of Colorado Mesa University’s Montrose Campus. “We …

GOING WHERE OUR COMMUNITY TAKES US…CMU MONTROSE

MONTROSE—(March 18, 2014)   In the end, it came down to homework. When Colorado Mesa University officials reviewed their vision for the Montrose Campus, they first asked a simple question. “How do we create something that will continue to grow Montrose, and bring business here?” was the first query, noted CMU President Tim Foster, followed by, “Where and how do we …

“LOVE YOUR AUDIENCE, DO YOUR HOMEWORK, BE YOURSELF”

MONTROSE—(March 4, 2014)  The mood was relaxed and friendly, like a conversation among old friends—which is exactly what it was. When Montrose Insurance Broker Howard Davidson was asked to facilitate the discussion with keynote speaker Myron “Mike” Ullman at Friday’s annual meeting of the Montrose Economic Development Corporation (MEDC) Feb. 21 at the Holiday Inn Express, Davidson wasn’t overwhelmed, despite …

Road Food Rodeo to Ride into Montrose?

MONTROSE—(March 4, 2014)  She never likes to complain. So when Jody Holland of Affordable Inns thought about what it would take to bring thousands of hotel guests to Montrose, she also thought about how to have fun while doing it. As a hotel owner, Holland knows the importance of offering visitors something to do. As a mom of three, she …

A Few Good Men, with Jared Bolhuis.

By Liesl Greathouse MONTROSE—(March 4, 2014)  For those interested in a great play with a deep meaning, starting on March 7 the Magic Circle Players will be performing the Broadway hit, A Few Good Men, directed by Keith Distel. According to the Magic Circle Theatre, the play is about ‘the trial of two Marines for complicity in the death of …