BEACON Senior Newspaper wins national awards

January 3, 2018 0

Christmas comes early every year for the BEACON staff when our publisher, Kevin, returns from the annual North American Mature Publishers Association (NAMPA) convention. This year’s convention took place in Oak Brook, Illinois just outside of Chicago. Aside from seeing the sights with other senior publishers from across the country, . . .

The wheel deal: Ride the Rockies returns

May 30, 2017 0

It’s hard to imagine an event that better showcases Colorado’s beauty than Ride the Rockies (RTR), an annual bicycle touring event that brings 2,000 cyclists, dozens of volunteers and numerous communities together On June 10, RTR returns for its 32nd year. For seven days, riders from 50 states and 17 . . .

Teaching never gets old:

May 2, 2017 0

Each year, the BEACON Senior Newspaper honors the dedicated men and women of the Grand Valley who volunteer to make our world a better place. Our readers nominate individuals who contribute their time, skills and special talents to our community. All of these volunteers go beyond the call of duty . . .