Colorado Mountain College

  • Blogs

    April 23, 2014

    Sharif Villa Cruz, exec chef of Corner House, on giving Brussels sprouts a break

    Corner House 2240 Clay Street 720-287-1895 This is part one of my interview with Sharif Villa Cruz, exec chef of Corner House; part two of our chat will run tomorrow. It's a tradition in Mexico to "gather our families together for big meals, usually at our grandmother's house ... More >>

  • Blogs

    October 30, 2013

    Ben Davison of Bistro Vendome: "I don't want snot in my tea"

    Ben Davison Bistro Vendôme 1420 Larimer Street 303-825-3232 This is part one of my interview with Ben Davison, chef de cuisine at Bistro Vendôme; part two of our chat will run tomorrow. It's good -- really good -- to be back home again," says Ben Davison, pausing after a long s ... More >>

  • Blogs

    September 20, 2013

    Henry Kunter makes a schmuck out of his dad over embezzlement scheme

    What did Henry Kunter have against his dad? Maybe he was resentful about being saddled with a moniker that mean kids probably loved to pronounce as obscenely as possible. Or perhaps his decision to embezzle a six-figure sum was made without thinking about his pops at all, even though one reason he h ... More >>

  • Blogs

    December 19, 2011

    Shaun White wows on Winter Dew Tour: Top moments from Breckenridge

    Alli SportsShaun White sends it in Superpipe finals on Saturday at the Nike Open at Breckenridge​Shaun White's tight pants: After just four days on his snowboard this season, White dominated the Superpipe semifinals on Friday with a nearly perfect score of 98.00. In finals on Saturday he launc ... More >>

  • Blogs

    October 5, 2011

    Thanawat Bates, exec chef of the Palace Arms, on his James Beard Dinner nightmare

    Thanawat Bates Palace Arms at the Brown Palace 321 17th Street 303-297-3111 This is part one of my interview with Thanawat Bates, exec chef of the Palace Arms at the Brown Palace. Part two of my interview with Bates will run tomorrow. The definition of culture shock? Spe ... More >>

  • Blogs

    March 31, 2011

    Fresh produce in the mountains? That's the goal of this Summit County project

    Summit Prevention AllianceNancy's Community Garden in Frisco.​When Amber Brummer was last in California, where she grew up, she bought a bunch of basil for 25 cents. That same amount would cost her about five dollars in Summit County, where she now lives. Brummer is part of the Leadership Clas ... More >>

  • Blogs

    March 15, 2011

    Rocky Mountain High: Is John Denver headed for Colorado Ski & Snowboard Museum Hall of Fame?

    ​Queue up "Rocky Mountain High" for the 2011 Colorado Ski & Snowboard Museum Hall of Fame awards: John Denver (who is on a roll here -- he's also about to be inducted into the Colorado Music Hall of Fame) is among this year's candidates. As his friend and fellow musician Jim Salestrom notes in ... More >>

  • Blogs

    February 24, 2011

    Today in Stoke: 'Pioneers on Planks' drop old-school ski history lesson at CMC

    Arapahoe Basin photo archives, via SummitDaily.comOn "the Beach" at Arapahoe Basin, back in the day​Back in the day we had to ski to school uphill in both directions. Okay, maybe not, but you can still get an earful of old-school ski stories when representatives from Arapahoe Basin, Breckenrid ... More >>

  • News

    September 25, 2003

    Russian Roulette

    The bride says she married for love; her mother-in-law suspects it was money. The only person who can settle the dispute is dead.

  • News

    December 13, 2001

    Crosstown Traffic

    Community-radio advocates and the Colorado Department of Transportation wind up in gridlock.

  • Culture

    April 13, 2000

    Hot Shots

    Three photography shows feature very different styles.

  • News

    February 23, 1994