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Mary Eastman’s Passion for Antiques Obvious at Old Warehouse Antiques in Sterling

Mary Eastman’s Passion for Antiques Obvious at Old Warehouse Antiques in Sterling

By Jon DeStefano      In 1994 Mary Eastman opened Old Warehouse Antiques, a literal landmark in Sterling, Colorado.    The Warehouse was her father’s building and distributorship which he began in 1933 and she wound up running both the warehouse and distributorship until she determined in 2010 to focus solely on her antique warehouse. “Antiques were my passion so it was […]

by · January 9, 2018 · 0 comments · Feature Article
Dr. Martin Luther King Day of Service Jan. 15

Dr. Martin Luther King Day of Service Jan. 15

   On January 15, we observe the birthday of Dr. Martin Luther King, Jr. King was the chief spokesman for nonviolent activism in the civil rights movement. He successfully protested discrimination in federal and state laws. He also recognized the power of service to strengthen communities and achieve common goals.    During the less than 13 years of Dr. Martin Luther […]

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New Year Traditions in America

New Year Traditions in America

   In the U.S., New Year’s Day is becoming a time to relax and recover from the previous holidays.    Morning hours can include watching the spectacular Rose Bowl Parade on television and later seeing the game.    Americans generally ignore the good-luck traditions that are popular in other countries. But a large percentage of us still think we can cook and […]

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Come Find It in Florence in 2018

By Sandy Dale      The Wheel of the Year has once again completed a full revolution. We are blessed with a clean new slate for those pesky resolutions. It’s a waste of energy to dwell on the fact that some of us didn’t quite accomplish the resolutions we made last year. Better to begin afresh, I say.    This year, I […]

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What Is It? January 2018

What Is It? January 2018

We had one correct answer to our January What Is It. Dottie Unruh of Lakewood, Colorado said, “It is a feeding device for feeding liquids to infants or to the ill.” Dottie has won a year’s subscription to the Mountain States Collector. Congratulations! Pictured to the right is an early Roman glass nursing bottle. It is extremely rare. After the […]

by · January 8, 2018 · 0 comments · What Is It?