All posts tagged "Jackson Hole"

  • Peace activist and international negotiator Gershon Baskin. Photo credit: Jackson Hole Jewish Community
    SPECIAL EVENT: Peace activist talks Israel and Palestine

    Jackson Hole, Wyoming – Ben Scher doesn’t care what Gershon Baskin talks about when he speaks to the junior’s current affairs class and Model United Nations Club at Jackson Hole Community School. “He can do any talk...

    • Posted November 4, 2014
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  • 110514getout.leadshroder
    GET OUT: Storm Show premieres latest Teton ski flick

    Jackson Hole, Wyoming – Storm Show Studio teams up with Full Room Productions for the world premiere of Land of 1000 Dreams, showcasing local riders doing what they love to do, deep in the Jackson Hole backcountry....

    • Posted November 4, 2014
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  • REDNECK PERSPECTIVE: Orange is the new camo

    Jackson Hole, Wyoming – I got up early, dressed in Carhartts and hunter orange and headed for the wild in search of meat. I swung by Maverick for nourishment. Pickup trucks and men wearing Carhartts and hunter...

    • Posted November 4, 2014
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  • Skiers Paige Fitzgerald and Louise Linthilac frolic in the Chic-Choc Mountains in Quebec, Canada. Photo by Dana Allen
    More than just Pretty Faces

    All-women ski movie redefines, illuminates females in action sports     Jackson Hole, Wyoming – When big mountain pro-skier Lynsey Dyer set out to make an all-female ski film, she drew a tepid response from folks in...

    • Posted October 14, 2014
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  • 101514propsl.lead2
    PROPS & DISSES

    Death by a thousand cuts The reasoning can be completely valid: job creation, economic boost, added amenities, sales tax generation, etc. Policymakers can be gradually convinced that the location is right, the business plan pencils out and...

    • Posted October 14, 2014
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  • 101514politics.leadschwartz
    PULSE ON POLITICS: House District 23

    Jackson Hole, Wyoming – The race for Keith Gingery’s open seat in the State House features two former Teton County commissioners, Democrat Andy Schwartz and Republican Jim Darwiche. Both men admitted they have been looking for a...

    • Posted October 14, 2014
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  • 101514musicbox.leadshady
    MUSIC BOX: Shady Rill, Alex and the XO’s hit town

    Shady Rill expands the folk tradition  Jackson Hole, Wyoming – It’s the low water time of year when a rill, or brook, percolates though a canyon or babbles along the valley floor, emptying the high elevation snowpack...

    • Posted October 14, 2014
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  • 101514getout.berkylead
    SPECIAL EVENT: Juggling comedy and innovation

    Moschen and Berky reunite on Center stage Jackson Hole, Wyoming – In the late 1970s, a producer in New York City introduced Bob Berky to Michael Moschen, starting a more than 10-year partnership in which the two...

    • Posted October 14, 2014
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  • 101514feedme.lead
    FEED ME! It’s good to be King Sushi

    Jackson Hole, Wyoming – Finally! Jackson Hole has a sushi restaurant that feels “Jackson” … at least as “Jackson” as any restaurant serving raw fish more than 1,000 miles from the nearest ocean can feel. Nikai and...

    • Posted October 14, 2014
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  • 100814culturefront.lead
    CULTURE FRONT: Preserving fleeting messages

    In a culture of increasing ephemera, even our communication can have a throwaway quality. Dashed off emails. Texting on the fly. Messaging in shorthand. It’s like we leave a trail of babble behind ourselves, littering the virtual...

    • Posted October 8, 2014
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