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Eldora opening two weeks ahead of schedule, its earliest first day in 22 years
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Eldora will open on Nov. 1, two weeks ahead of its previously scheduled Nov. 15 open. This is the ski area’s earliest first day in 22 years and is three weeks ahead of its average. Related Articles Move over, Austria and Switzerland. The star of this year’s Warren Miller is humble Eldora. When all Colorado […]

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Restaurant Report Card: New LoDo hotel had 9 critical health code violations
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DENVER — Each week, FOX31 and Channel 2 report on recent health inspections for restaurants in the Denver area. This week, we featured one failed location in LoDo, one failed location in Arvada and a winner in Five Points. Hilton Garden Inn The hotel near Union Station failed with nine critical health code violations in […]

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Move over, Austria and Switzerland. The star of this year’s Warren Miller is humble Eldora.
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“Timeless,” the 70th Warren Miller ski film, features scenes filmed in Austria and Switzerland, along with the seemingly annual pilgrimage to Mike Wiegele’s heli-skiing operation in British Columbia. There’s also a dazzling segment shot in France on intimidating slopes adjacent to Mont Blanc, the highest peak in the Alps. But for Colorado skiers and riders, the […]

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Top 34 bestselling ‘fruit’ drinks for kids deemed unhealthy
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Americans spent $1.4 billion on the most popular brands of children’s fruit drinks and flavored waters last year. Yet according to nutritional guidelines, none of the drinks were healthy. Why would loving parents do this? Perhaps because US beverage companies spent $20.7 million to advertise fun, fruity drinks with added sugars to families in 2018, […]

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Mountain rental car companies urge visiting skiers to skip DIA rentals, get snow tires
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By Taylor Sienkiewicz, Summit Daily FRISCO — A visiting family lands at Denver International Airport, ready for a ski trip in the mountains. They rent an all-wheel-drive SUV, which typically doesn’t come with snow tires, and begin the trip up Interstate 70. When the family arrives, they try to reach the cabin they rented, and find that they […]

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Study recommends taking blood pressure medication at bedtime
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WASHINGTON — Those who take blood pressure medicine might want to do so at bedtime instead of in the morning, according to a study published Tuesday in the European Heart Journal. The research found that people who take their anti-hypertensive medicine before bed had better-controlled blood pressure and consequently had a much lower risk of […]

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7 spooky running races this weekend to celebrate Halloween
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Maybe the idea of running already scares you, but if racing with ghosts and goblins chasing you sounds like fun, there are several Halloween-themed races for you and your kids this weekend. Here are seven of them: Eerie Erie If you’re really into Halloween, you have to give them props for that name. This one […]

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