Laugh and The World Laughs With You

Wed. Sep. 8th, 2010

Robert Worobec OK, let’s start with a joke: What did the Zen Buddhist say to the hot dog vendor? Make me one with everything. Cymbal crash, badda-bing, badda-boom! If you’ve ever suffered through watching a comedy video that all of your…

Kathy Burk

Fri. Sep. 3rd, 2010

Kathy Burk first explored the fine arts in Salt Lake City, Utah, where she grew up with her father, an electrical engineer, and her mother, an acrylic and quilting artist. She attended University of Utah, Arizona State University, and…

What Exactly is Sustainable Growth?

Wed. Aug. 4th, 2010

Bill Stoddart Everything in the world may be endured except continual prosperity.  ~Goethe There is a bit of a paradox in thinking endless growth can be sustainable. After all, the idea of something growing forever suggests it will…

A funny thing happened on the way to the grocery store…

Wed. Aug. 4th, 2010

Rachel Weaver I discovered that my food wasnʼt up to the standards I thought it was. Much of it was treated with pesticides. Most of it was treated with herbicides. Some of it even came from China, where use of chemicals is not overly…

Tenants Rights: You Can Have a Voice

Wed. Aug. 4th, 2010

Susan Floerchinger, Tenant Advocate It is beyond me how the owner’s of a certain tax-credit, federally subsidized, Multifamily Elderly/Disabled apartment building continues to escape punishment for allowing their building here in Bozeman to…

Home Improvement Credits & Rebates

Wed. Aug. 4th, 2010

Tim Ford Even though the homebuyer tax credit has expired, there are still a lot of great tax credits and rebates available for home improvement projects. For someone that has considered increasing the efficiency of their home, this is a…

We Strip! Blasting Technologies

Wed. Aug. 4th, 2010

We Strip! Have you seen those two words on trucks, cars, hoodies, license plates and t-shirts? I just had to find out who is stripping! It’s Blasting Technologies, Inc. located at 8264 Huffine Lane, Bozeman, MT. I asked a guy getting out of…

A Night at The Mint

Wed. Aug. 4th, 2010

Tanda Cook Don’t be fooled by its dark tinted windows, this wonderfully bright lit restaurant is located at 27 East Main Street in downtown Belgrade. The Mint opened in 1904, and has been locally owned and operated for over a hundred years.…

MOR Children’s Discovery Center

Wed. Aug. 4th, 2010

Julia Daigle On July 1st of this year The Museum of the Rockies premiered a new permanent exhibit, The Children’s Discovery Center. Inspiring visitors to explore the rich, natural, and cultural history of America’s Northern Rocky…

Nick Mask

Mon. Aug. 2nd, 2010

Nick Mask was born in Georgia where he earned a B.A. in Fine Art at Berry College in 2003. Upon graduation he relocated to Bozeman, MT and has been living among us for the past 7 years. His work has been represented by Artifacts Gallery of…

VP Uses Big Sky Resort as Basecamp to YNP

Tue. Jul. 27th, 2010

Photo: Kevin Daily For the second summer in a row, Big Sky Resort received a phone call from the White House for a place to stay and play while visiting Yellowstone National Park.   Vice President Joe Biden and his family stayed at the…

Preparing for the Ride

Tue. Jul. 6th, 2010

Brian Menkhaus The trails are finally drying up, beckoning riders to set out upon another season of muscle-straining, shin-smashing, dirt-eating thrills. The self-imposed pains are a small price to pay for the joys and adventures found on two…

Dealing With Hair Loss During Cancer

Tue. Jul. 6th, 2010

Becky Franks, Executive Director When people get diagnosed with cancer, they are thrown into a world of fear, anxiety, worry and the unknown. There are treatment decisions to be made that will hopefully make the cancer go away with limited…

Opinion: No, actual care

Tue. Jul. 6th, 2010

Rachel Weaver All the talk recently of health care reform has got me thinking. There’s that old saying, repeated when matters look grim, “Well, at least you have your health!” And the afflicted nods grimly, knowing that complaining to…

Good Grief

Tue. Jul. 6th, 2010

Do you believe we can adjust our attitudes to live our lives in a natural, healthy way? If you answered yes, or are merely intrigued with the idea, let’s consider one crucial element that always seems to get shortchanged in our attitude…

Noah Singer

Tue. Jul. 6th, 2010

Local artist Noah Singer is featured on the cover of Bozeman Magazine this month. A Gallatin Valley native Noah is the owner of two local businesses Everlast Auto Body and Hard Times Tattoo. Everlast Auto Body, 69 New Ventures Rd. in Four…

Home Page Cafe All Set For Tea

Tue. Jun. 1st, 2010

Carolyn Hopper The table before us is laden with all that my friend and I could ask for a proper and delightful Afternoon Tea. Soft music is playing. The room around us is filled with art from Africa. The walls are painted in warm colors. A…

Bozeman Boulder Initiative

Tue. Jun. 1st, 2010

Julia Daigle Still skirted with snow capped mountains, Bozeman has begun to stretch its limbs, with spring deciding to don its bashful head. Locals have learned to tiptoe that fine line between winter and spring, with both seasons playing an…

Roughstock Whiskey: Rough Road Great Product

Tue. Jun. 1st, 2010

Mike Comstock Recently I had the opportunity to go on a tour and meet the owners of the new Roughstock Whiskey distillery in Bozeman, husband  and wife Bryan and Keri Schultz. It was a very educational experience, and our group helped bottle…

MSU Garden: Planting For The Future

Tue. Jun. 1st, 2010

Carolyn Hopper Imagine opening a rusty gate in a brick wall and entering a garden you remember from long ago. The sight before your eyes is of a place once special, now neglected. The sundial that measured happy hours is missing, lights…