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Happy Holidays from South Main

by December 27, 2010 » Add the first comment.
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We’re taking a little vacation… Just wanted to wish everyone a wonderful holiday season!

Art Walk a Smashing Success

by December 21, 2010 » Add more comments.

By all accounts, the 2nd annual Holiday Art Walk was a great success Saturday evening. Art, live music and refreshments were served up in Rock Run Gallery, 3 other spaces in South Main, and at the Jailhouse Gallery, located next to Mothers Bistro on East Main Street. Locals and lots of visitors appreciated having a nice night out to be social, and it’s so great to see a growing art community in BV come together to offer such a cool community event!

Does Beauty Drive Economic Growth?

by December 9, 2010 » Add more comments.
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Everyone knows that stuff like quality jobs and schools are the main reason people choose to live where they do, right? Wrong, suggests a recent study by Gallup and the Knight Foundation. “Surprisingly, social offerings, openness, and beauty are far more important than peoples’ perceptions of the economy, jobs, or basic services in creating a [...] Read more »

Clocktower Building Hosts Fine Art and Craft Sale

by December 1, 2010 » Add more comments.
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Here’s another great opportunity to shop locally for the holiday season. Come down to the Clocktower Building and check out the paintings, jewelry, crystals, alters, bone carvings, masks, tiles, furniture, gourd art and more! Open December 2-5th, 9-12th and 16-19th. Thursday-Saturday 10am-6pm, Sunday 12pm-6pm.

Announcing the Holiday Art Walk

by November 29, 2010 » Add more comments.
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The beautiful work of over 16 local artists, free music, hors d’oeuvres, cocktails and an after party at Daughter’s Martini Infusion Bar? Sounds like a great evening out on the town! Come grab a gift or two and enjoy some local company and culture based at Rock Run Gallery and The Jailhouse Gallery. This event [...] Read more »

Local Eats, Beer and Cheer at Brewmaster’s Feast (+ a Bonus Eddyline Beer Guide)

by November 18, 2010 » Add the first comment.
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Last night’s Autumn Brewmaster’s Feast at Eddyline Brewpub was a real treat! 5 courses of totally delicious, totally local food, each with its own beer pairing. Better yet was the presence of several of the dinner’s local food supplier’s at the feast. Dave and Kerry Nelson of Ploughboy Local Market sourced much of the dinner, [...] Read more »

jalaBlu Is Putting Buena Vista on the Yoga Map!

by November 17, 2010 » Add the first comment.

“I felt like I could have been anywhere,” Kennley told me, referring to the jalaBlu workshop with Andrew Rivin this weekend. Having grown up in Buena Vista, Kennley has as good a sense as any of the cultural shifts taking place here. “We had over 40 people in both the Saturday morning and afternoon sessions,” [...] Read more »

Meet Eddyline’s New Brewmaster Scott Kimball

by November 14, 2010 » Add more comments.
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Eddyline Restaurant and Brewery is giving the beer connoisseurs (or at least enthusiasts) among us plenty to be excited about these days. As part of their plan to expand their brewing operation to include a new cannery in BV, Eddyline hired this summer a down-to-earth, 26-year-old brewmaster by the name of Scott Kimball. This Wednesday, [...] Read more »

Gated Community vs Traditional Neighborhood Video

by November 11, 2010 » Add more comments.
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Here’s a little humor for you.

Gorgeous Fourmile Arch Video

by November 9, 2010 » Add the second comment.
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I’ve always heard rumors about an arch in Fourmile, the rugged swath of public BLM land just north of Buena Vista. The Fourmile map available at the route 375 turnoff into fourmile simply shows an “arch” near Davis Meadow. But it wasn’t until I watched this beautiful video by John and Allison Abdelnour, owners of [...] Read more »