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Western Colorado’s Automobiles From the 1940′s and 50′s [VIDEO]

Enjoy a video showcasing Western Colorado's fascination with the American fixation we call the automobile. Dates on these Robert Grant photographs range from the 1940's through the 1950's.

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62 Years Ago: Rock and Roll’s First Concert

The Moondog Coronation Ball, generally viewed as having been the first ever rock and roll concert, was held in Cleveland, Ohio on March 21, 1952.

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10 Movie Remakes Worth Your Time

With a flood of craptacular remakes washing over Hollywood throughout the past few years, we would like to take the time to introduce you to 10 Movie Remakes Worth Your Time.

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(Photo by Tom Freeman)
(Photo by Tom Freeman)

Is the Avalon Theatre Worth Another Million Dollars? [POLL]

The Avalon Theatre project in downtown Grand Junction is a mult-million dollar effort, and the cost just went up another million.

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(Pool Photo - Getty)
(Pool Photo - Getty)

‘No Drama Obama’ and Other Presidential Nicknames

It is possible  you have never heard the nickname 'No Drama Obama', and it's quite likely you have never heard many other nicknames given to presidents over the years.

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Celebrate President’s Day With a Look Back at Presidential Visits to Western Colorado

Happy President's Day! Over the years, more than a few presidents have made their way to Grand Junction. Here's a look back at various Presidential visits from the lens of late Daily Sentinel photographer Bob Grant.

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Keystone Features/Hulton Archive, Getty Images
Keystone Features/Hulton Archive, Getty Images

46 Years Ago: The Beatles Arrive In Rishikesh, India To Study With The Maharishi

By the second half of 1967, the Beatles were searching for answers to some of life's larger questions. This search would lead them to meditation, Eastern philosophy and, eventually, to Rishikesh, India, where, on Feb. 15, 1968, they began a period of study with the Maharishi Mahesh Yogi.

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Western Colorado Signs From Yesteryear [PICTURES]

The art of creative signage has come a long way in the last 70 years. Take a look back at the days of more modest "big advertising" with some memorable Grand Junction landmarks.

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‘The Lone Ranger’ Radio Show Debuts 81 Years Ago Today

"The Lone Ranger" radio show made its debut on Detroit radio station WXYZ exactly 81 years ago today. Since then, the masked Texas ranger has been in the spotlight of a radio series, television series, and a couple of colossal flops at the box office. Take a little trip to the thrilling days of yesteryear and listen to a 1930's broadcast of "The Lone Ranger."

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Category: Articles, History
(Zane Mathews)
(Zane Mathews)

Who Was the First President to Use a Hot Tub in the White House?

I recently enjoyed a dip in my brother's hot tub. Hot tubs are wonderful, especially this time of year, and with the annual State of the Union address fresh in our minds (or not) we were wondering if presidents ever get to enjoy the relaxation of a hot tub.

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