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“Harvey Yourself a Merry Little Christmas”

“Harvey Yourself a Merry Little Christmas”

presented by Staunton State Park Sponsor: My Mountain Town Staunton State Park presented its first float, representing Hollywood’s popular movie “Harvey,” produced in 1950 starring Jimmy Stewart as Elwood P. Dowd. The story is about Dowd’s relationship with Harvey, an invisible magic pookah— a 6 foot tall, white rabbit. Josephine Hull received the Oscar for Best Supporting Actress in 1951 […]

by · January 6, 2016 · 0 comments · Feature Article
What Is It? January 2016

What Is It? January 2016

We had two correct answers for our January’s What Is It. Jean Roller of Boulder, Colorado suggests that it is probably a flag standard for a fraternal group called the “Owls.” This group was formed about 1904 and only Master Masons could join. Jean is right that it belongs to a fraternal organization. This item is a staff carried by […]

by · January 5, 2016 · 0 comments · Feature Article, What Is It?
Homestead Antique Mall Leads Holiday Shopping with Small Business Saturday

Homestead Antique Mall Leads Holiday Shopping with Small Business Saturday

 Nestled in the Fair lanes Shopping Center at 64th and Wadsworth is Homestead Antique Mall. Since Homestead’s opening in February 2013 it has been voted the “Best Antique Store in Arvada” for two years running. With over 12,000 square feet, and 76 great dealers Homestead is large enough to have the variety of merchandise we all seek but it is […]

by · November 25, 2015 · 0 comments · Feature Article
The Paper Memories of Thanksgiving

The Paper Memories of Thanksgiving

By Robert Reed The grand holiday of Thanksgiving has been celebrated in many ways over the decades, and a surprising amount of it remains in memories of paper. Trade cards, holiday postcards, magazine covers, menus, and colorful decorations have all faithfully carried the enduring Thanksgiving theme nationwide. Historians have long noted that President George Washington delivered an address proclaiming the […]

by · November 4, 2015 · 0 comments · Feature Article
Heidelberg Antiques, European Quality and Charm

Heidelberg Antiques, European Quality and Charm

By Jon DeStefano After moving from Ohio, Diana Neisler started in the antique trade in Colorado with a booth in the Antique Guild. After awhile she moved out on her own and now operates Heidelberg Antiques at 1460 South Broadway on Historic Antique Row. Heidelberg Antiques is a unique shop in the heart of Antique Row at 1460 South Broadway, […]

by · October 7, 2015 · 0 comments · Feature Article