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5 ways to keep your kids entertained at home while social distancing

By Erica Ohmes | Monday, March 30, 2020
On Wednesday, March 25, Colorado Gov. Jared Polis ordered the majority of Colorado's 5.8 million residents to stay home through April 11 to counter the spread of the novel coronavirus. Here are a few ways to keep yourself and your children's creativity entertained. Decorate Easter eggs Although Easter is still about... Read More

The Geiger Counter: What to stream when in self-quarantine

By Jefferson Geiger | Thursday, March 26, 2020
  "Barry" stars Bill Hader as a hitman taking acting classes from Henry Winkler.Courtesy HBO Don’t know what to do this weekend? Well, you’ve come to the right place. Pull up a seat to the counter, and I’ll tell you about everything that’s hot and happening. Gov. Jared Polis declared a statewide stay-at-... Read More

Takeout options from Summit County restaurants and breweries

By Staff Report | Tuesday, March 24, 2020
  Various signs around Summit County — like this one at Bread and Salt in Frisco on March 17 — describe modifications to service to comply with state health guidelines during the COVID-19 outbreak.Liz Copan / ecopan@summitdaily.com Editor’s note: Is your restaurant offering take-away food? Email the details... Read More

Vail Resorts announces closure for the remainder of 2019-20 ski season

By Sawyer D'Argonne | Tuesday, March 17, 2020
The Breckenridge Ski Resort gondola sits empty on Monday, March 16. Vail Resorts announced Tuesday, March 17, that most of its mountains in North America will close for the rest of the season.Elaine Collins / Special to the Daily DILLON — Nearly all of Vail Resorts’ mountains in North America will close... Read More

How to celebrate St. Patrick’s Day in Summit County

By Jefferson Geiger | Friday, March 13, 2020
  Sevens, the on-mountain restaurant at Breckenridge Ski Resort's Peak 7, has been transformed into O’Sevens.Courtesy Breckenridge Brewery Don’t know what to do this weekend? Well, you’ve come to the right place. Pull up a seat to the counter, and I’ll tell you about everything that’s hot and happening. St... Read More

First Friday Rail Jam in Silverthorne

By Liz Copan | Monday, March 9, 2020
Aidan Braxton hops onto the rail during Friday night's rail jam on March 6, outside of the Silverthorne Performing Arts Center.Liz Copan / ecopan@summitdaily.com Buy Photo What to do with the twenty-foot mounds of snow piling up around our local parking lots and neighborhoods? Any self-respecting snow... Read More