Have you heard? The latest episode of Boomers & Beyond, with Kevin VanGundy and Val Begalle, is available from KAFM. In this episode, guests Bree Hare, Jen Moore, Elisa Jones and Jamie Lewis discuss the Grand Junction Centennial Band and the John McConnell Math & Science Center. Listen by clicking the . . .
Get ready to put on your dancing shoes and save the date for the area’s best Valentine’s dance for boomers and seniors. The fifth annual Valentine’s Dance, hosted by the BEACON Senior Newspaper and Hilltop Senior Living Communities, takes place on Saturday, February 10, from 7-10 p.m. in the Garden . . .
Honor an outstanding volunteer by nominating them for the BEACON’s Volunteer of the Year award. Use this form to tell us a little about your organization’s volunteer and how they go above and beyond their usual duties and responsibilities. Your nomination and a headshot of your volunteer will be published . . .
St. Mary’s Medical Center has received an A safety rating from the Leapfrog Group, an independent, nonprofit watchdog organization that rates U.S. hospitals on quality and safety. It is the only Mesa County hospital to receive the highest possible safety rating and one of only 18 Colorado hospitals to receive . . .
Travelers of all ages are invited to explore the cultural heritage of Chicago in August. Led by Julia McHugh, curator of paleontology for the Museums of Western Colorado, travelers will learn about the Windy City’s architecture and other arts, tour Wrigley Field and discover the world of Al Capone and . . .