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A trip to Foothills Fashion Mall

For me, the  Foothills Fashion Mall, long the largest and most popular shopping center in the region,  peaked 10 years ago when the animatronic dinosaurs set up for a week. I think it was October, and every family in town went.  Some of us made 5 or 6 trips.  
I can’t do that now. The [...]

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Arrowhead Lodge: On Colorado’s trout route

My perfect cultural tourist experience: ruins, prisoners, ticks, and a staff that leaves you alone.

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Beaver’s Market: A mom & pop grocery competes against supermarkets and superstores

Every day we’re here, is one more example of how America is supposed to work.
Beaver’s Market is the last neighborhood market in Fort Collins.
Last year, Matt Campbell produced this story for 88.9 KRFC Community Radio about how the family-owned grocery competes, and thrives, in a world of interstate superstores.
(Pictures by Lostfortcollins):

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