All posts tagged "Jackson Hole"

  • 150603Food-1
    THE FOODIE FILES: Spring schooling

    Local ingredients reimagined at the hands of Chef René Stein Jackson Hole, Wyoming – After months of the weather doing that teasing thing it does in the spring — a bluebird sighting followed by a snow squall,...

    • Posted June 2, 2015
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    MUSIC BOX: Soul and country coming to the Hole

    Jackson Hole, Wyoming – “I’ve tried so hard to make it in America. Why is it so hard to make it in America? A land of milk and honey, a land supposed to be built with love. It...

    • Posted May 27, 2015
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    PROPS & DISSES

    One foot in the Grove  The Grove is too far gone to save or scrap. The decision to award a construction contract for the second phase of the maligned affordable housing project is the only reasonable way...

    • Posted May 27, 2015
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  • 052715coverlead
    FEATURE STORY: For Rent? Forget it! Housing crisis hits home hard

    Jackson Hole, Wyoming – “It was like walking in on your partner with someone else.” That’s how Caroline Croft Estay remembers the day not long ago when her landlady told her she was selling the home that...

    • Posted May 26, 2015
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  • Norman Smith’s four-room log cabin homestead near Blacktail Butte was valued at $5,000 in 1918. Shown here in 1912. PHOTO: JACKSON HOLE HISTORICAL SOCIETY & MUSEUM
    THE BUZZ: Housing Summit high on hope…low on inventory, funding

    Jackson Hole, Wyoming – The Jackson Town Council and Board of County Commissioners held a two-day housing summit for the public last week. While it was at the beginning of Old West Days, it wasn’t anything like...

    • Posted May 26, 2015
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  • 012115cosmic.lead
    Cosmic Cafe: Ready to let go of trying to fix other people?

    A number of summers ago there was a theater production in town, with a great title, “I Love You, You’re Perfect, Now Change.”  It is so true that we tend to do this to people with whom...

    • Posted May 26, 2015
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  • If you come upon a cluster of morels, pinch the mushrooms off above the stem base and leave the root system in tact.
    The Foodie Files: Putting Up Morels

    Jackson Hole, Wyoming – The Italians have the perfect word for the tendency to gorge on certain foods when in season: scorpacciata. If you are a lucky forager with a haul of morels, that’s probably what you...

    • Posted May 26, 2015
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  • Great views of Phelps Lake are easily accessible from a mile walk through Laurance S. Rockefeller Preserve. PHOTO: ELIZABETH KOUTRELAKOS
    GET OUT: LSR offers indoor and outdoor adventures

    Jackson Hole, Wyoming – The rain has made itself at home here in the valley. Walking through town, I spot many locals huddled in their coats running from coffee shops to work in hopes of respite from...

    • Posted May 26, 2015
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  • Outgoing START director Michael Wackerly looks forward to handing over keys to the bus at the end of the month. PHOTO: JOSH MYERS
    TRANSIT UNLIMITED

    START continues to expand but is everybody on the bus? Teton County’s mass transit system begins and ends with START. The Southern Teton Area Rapid Transit authority has grown (some would say ballooned) by leaps and bounds...

    • Posted May 19, 2015
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  • Views of Mount Moran offer something to look at on the way down. PHOTO: ELIZABETH KOUTRELAKOS
    GET OUT: Signal Mountain has history, views, nachos

    Jackson Hole, Wyoming – The day began with plans for a hike but early morning rain showers lowered my expectations for the day.  After much debate on the locations, a friend suggested we venture up north. Why...

    • Posted May 19, 2015
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