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Authorities search for body of Chris Mullinex in Lake Granby

Local News - Mon, 07/06/2015 - 1:41pm
Authorities were still busy Monday at mid-day with efforts to recover the body of Chis Mullinex, who drowned over the Fourth of July weekend in Lake Granby.Mullinex is from the Grand Lake area and was in his early 30s.Lt. Dan Mayer with the Grand County Sheriff’s Office said Monday shortly after noon that authorities believed they had located the body and that dive crews from Summit County would soon be descending to search for Mullinex’s body.The search for Mullinex has been ongoing since Friday afternoon, when the local Sheriff’s department received a call about a missing swimmer, shortly after 2 …

FoGCL Tops of the Rockies

Evanced Events RSS - Mon, 07/06/2015 - 12:44pm
When: Saturday, July 11, 2015 - 5:30 PM - 8:30 PM
Where: Juniper at Grand Lake at Off-site

Tickets are available at http://www.friendsofgrandcountylibrary.org/index.html.
Please join us for an evening at the historic Grand Lake Yacht Club.
Sample world class wines in your commemorative 2014 wine glass, accompanied with hors d'oeuvres , music and silent and live auctions. All proceeds benefit The Grand County Library District.

$55 per person in advance
$65 per person at the door

Children's Story Hour

Evanced Events RSS - Mon, 07/06/2015 - 12:44pm
When: Tuesday, July 07, 2015 - 10:00 AM - 12:00 PM
Where: Fraser Valley at Fraser Valley Urban Community Meeting Room

Story Hour is a fun, interactive, early literacy program designed for children under the age of 6 years (though, all ages are welcome). Come to socialize, read books, and familiarize your child with the wonderful world of the library! Please call 726-5689 for more information.

Story Time

Evanced Events RSS - Mon, 07/06/2015 - 12:44pm
When: Wednesday, July 08, 2015 - 10:00 AM - 11:00 AM
Where: Granby at Granby Community Meeting Room

Story Time is a fun interactive, early literacy program designed for children under the age of 5 years. Come to read books, socialize and familiarize your child with the wonderful world of the library. Please call 887-2149 for more information.

Professor B. Looney

Evanced Events RSS - Mon, 07/06/2015 - 12:44pm
When: Wednesday, July 08, 2015 - 11:00 AM - 1:00 PM
Where: Fraser Valley at Fraser Valley Urban Community Meeting Room

This is a FREE special event for the Fraser Valley Library's 2015 Summer Reading Program. Professor B. Looney is a master at ventriloquism, telling stories, and creating balloon art. Prizes will be given and all ages are welcome! Please call (970)726-5689 for more information.

Children's Storytime

Evanced Events RSS - Mon, 07/06/2015 - 12:44pm
When: Wednesday, July 08, 2015 - 11:15 AM - 12:15 PM
Where: Hot Sulphur Springs at Hot Sulphur Springs Library

Storytime is a fun, interactive, early literacy program designed for children under the age of 5 years. Come to socialize, read books, and familiarize your child with the wonderful world of the library. Please call 725-3942 for more information.

Professor B. Looney

Evanced Events RSS - Mon, 07/06/2015 - 12:44pm
When: Wednesday, July 08, 2015 - 1:30 PM - 2:30 PM
Where: Hot Sulphur Springs at Hot Sulphur Springs Library

This is a FREE special event for the Hot Sulphur Library 2015 Summer Reading Program. Prizes will be given and all ages are welcome! Please call (970)725-3942 for more information.

Summer Reading Special Event with Professor B. Looney

Evanced Events RSS - Mon, 07/06/2015 - 12:44pm
When: Wednesday, July 08, 2015 - 4:00 PM - 5:00 PM
Where: Juniper at Grand Lake at Juniper Children's Library

This is a FREE special event for the Juniper Library's 2015 Summer Reading Program. Professor B. Looney is a master at ventriloquism, telling stories, and creating balloon art. Prizes will be given and all ages are welcome! Please call (970627-8353 for more information.

Children's Storytime

Evanced Events RSS - Mon, 07/06/2015 - 12:44pm
When: Thursday, July 09, 2015 - 10:15 AM - 12:00 PM
Where: Kremmling at Kremmling Community Meeting Room

Storytime is a fun, interactive, early literacy program designed for children under the age of 5 years. Come to socialize, read books, and familiarize your child with the wonderful world of the library. Please call 724-9228 for more information.

Professor B Looney

Evanced Events RSS - Mon, 07/06/2015 - 12:44pm
When: Thursday, July 09, 2015 - 10:30 AM - 11:30 AM
Where: Granby at Granby Community Meeting Room

Summer reading program

Toddler and Preschool Story Hour

Evanced Events RSS - Mon, 07/06/2015 - 12:44pm
When: Thursday, July 09, 2015 - 11:00 AM - 12:00 PM
Where: Juniper at Grand Lake at Juniper Children's Library

Story Hour is a fun, interactive, early literacy program designed for children under the age of 5 years. Come to socialize, read books, and familiarize your child with the wonderful world of the library! Please call 627-8353 for more information.

Brown Bag Book Group

Evanced Events RSS - Mon, 07/06/2015 - 12:44pm
When: Thursday, July 09, 2015 - 12:30 PM - 1:45 PM
Where: Juniper at Grand Lake at Juniper Children's Library

Come join this lively discussion. Bring your lunch if you'd like. This book club is run by volunteers. Everyone is welcome.!

Professor B. Looney

Evanced Events RSS - Mon, 07/06/2015 - 12:44pm
When: Thursday, July 09, 2015 - 1:30 PM - 2:30 PM
Where: Kremmling at Kremmling Community Meeting Room

This is a FREE special event for the Kremmling Library 2015 Summer Reading Program. Prizes will be given and all ages are welcome! Please call (970)724-9228 for more information.

The New Science Behind Our 'Unfair' Criminal Justice System

NPR Books - Mon, 07/06/2015 - 12:01pm

"Good people with the best of intentions ... can get things terribly, terribly wrong," says legal scholar Adam Benforado. His book, Unfair, explores the intrinsic flaws of the American justice system.

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Author’s Note: They’ve Said Too Much

New York Times Sunday Book Review - Mon, 07/06/2015 - 11:58am
The author of a memoir is no longer quite as thrilled that all her youthful misadventures have their own I.S.B.N.









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Michael B. Oren’s ‘Ally: My Journey Across the American-Israeli Divide’

New York Times Sunday Book Review - Mon, 07/06/2015 - 11:54am
“Ally” is a remarkably frank new memoir by the former Israeli ambassador to the United States and current Knesset member Michael B. Oren.









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Dead-Cinch Thrillers: 4 Books To Get Your Heart Pounding

NPR Books - Mon, 07/06/2015 - 11:00am

Summer and suspense fiction go together like the Fourth of July and firecrackers. Book critic Maureen Corrigan recommends four books that are deadly accurate in their aim to entertain.

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NPR Bestsellers: Week Of July 2, 2015

NPR Books - Mon, 07/06/2015 - 9:42am

The lists are compiled from weekly surveys of close to 500 independent bookstores nationwide.

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Is It All Greek To You? Thank Medieval Monks, And The Bard, For The Phrase

NPR Books - Sun, 07/05/2015 - 4:29pm

Ben Zimmer, language columnist at The Wall Street Journal, explains the origin of the phrase "it's all Greek to me" — and shares a few variants from other languages.

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From Early Failures To New 'Trainwreck,' Judd Apatow Gets Serious

NPR Books - Sun, 07/05/2015 - 4:08pm

It's an understatement to call the man busy. With a new book out, a movie due soon and another wrapping up on set, Apatow caught a breath and reflected on stumbling blocks, Freaks and Amy Schumer.

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