Aspen Thrift Shop distributes funds
Once a month, Aspen Thrift Shop Volunteers meet to distribute our hard earned funds. This month, the local non-profit recipients are Connect!, Aspen Film, Community Health Services, Aspen Chapel Gallery, Anderson Ranch Arts Center, Advocate Safehouse Project, Basalt Regional Library, Special Olympics Colorado, Shining Stars Foundation, Family Visitor Programs, Pauline S. Schneegas Wildlife Foundation, and Youthentity.
New Castle has new police chief
Charles Burrows, 60, was sworn in Tuesday evening as the new chief of the New Castle Police Department.
Before an audience of police chiefs from across Garfield County and Sheriff Lou Vallario, New Castle Mayor Art Riddile ceremoniously pinned the badge on Burrows’ chest.
“I want to thank all the gentlemen, police departments that are here,” Burrows said after the ceremony. “It blows me away that everybody showed up because we need some regional…