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The Youth Foundation volunteers clean up Vail Valley schools

The Youth Foundation Works to Clean up Vail Valley Schools

An Eagle County organization is taking the cleanliness and appearance of our local schools into its own hands. The Youth Foundation has placed many volunteers at area schools to help clean up, pick up, and shine up the facilities. More than two[...]

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Walking Mountains Science Center in Vail Valley

Walking Mountains Science Center Opens in Vail Valley

The Walking Mountains Science Center in Avon will open its doors this month after not having a home for more than 13 years. The center, formerly known as the Gore Range Natural Science School, introduces students in kindergarten through 12th[...]

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Eagle County Colorado Student Test Scores

Eagle County Schools’ Test Scores Improve for Third Straight Year

The good news keeps on coming for Vail Valley and Eagle County education. The county’s test scores improved for the third straight year, according to 2011 Colorado Student Assessment Program results released by the Colorado Department of Education. This announcement comes on[...]

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USA Pro Cycling Challenge in the Vail Valley, Colorado

USA Pro Cycling Challenge Comes to Vail August 25th and 26th

The Vail Valley Foundation will host the USA Pro Cycling Challenge later this month on Thursday the 25th and Friday the 26th. The event will bring a huge amount of energy to the Vail Valley, and the Foundation is making[...]

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Gypsum Public Library, part of the Eagle Vail Library District

Gypsum Public Library Opens to Readers

Gypsum, Colorado is now home to a new 10,000 square foot public library. The ‘library’ initially started as a handful of children’s books in the trunk of a car in 1995, but it finally received its proper opening on June[...]

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Mickey's in Vail Village to close July 31st

Elway’s Steakhouse to Replace Mickey’s in Vail Village

After 35 years, Mickey Poage will no longer have a home in the village. Mickey’s in Vail Village is set to close after July 31st and will be replaced by an Elway’s steakhouse. New construction will begin on August 31st.[...]

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Vail Hosts the America Cup International Fly Fishing Tournament

On September 15 – 18, 2011, Vail, Colorado will host the America Cup International Fly Fishing Tournament. Headquarters and lodging for the event will be at Evergreen Lodge, Vail (800-284-8245), which is easily accessible from I-70 West. Past teams have[...]

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Vail Valley Colorado

Parking Key to Vail’s Success

As a hot spot for residents and tourists, Vail is always looking for ways to improve its parking. It is essentially the key to success for a town like Vail in order to accomodate as many people as possible. Vail[...]

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