mid-valley http://aspenpublicradio.org en Garden tour showcases mid-valley's green thumbs http://aspenpublicradio.org/post/garden-tour-showcases-mid-valleys-green-thumbs <p>This Saturday, the Pardon My Garden club will hold its first annual tour of public and private gardens throughout the mid-valley. The self-guided tour showcases both ornamental and edible gardens. Aspen Public Radio’s Rebecca Kruth visited two stops on the tour to learn more about the unique ways Roaring Fork Valley residents are using their green thumbs.&nbsp;</p><p><span style="line-height: 1.5;">At Kim Bock’s home in El </span>Jebel<span style="line-height: 1.5;">, it’s a rare day that something isn’t in bloom.</span></p> Thu, 25 Jul 2013 23:53:58 +0000 Rebecca Kruth 5066 at http://aspenpublicradio.org Garden tour showcases mid-valley's green thumbs Boosting Business in Basalt http://aspenpublicradio.org/post/boosting-business-basalt <p></p><p>The apparent early success of Whole Foods Market in Basalt is drawing new attention to the Willits development.&nbsp; Already some businesses have relocated to Willits from downtown Basalt as the foot traffic there grows.&nbsp; For some this presents a challenge to downtown where merchants are brainstorming ways to attract more visitors their way.&nbsp; Aspen Public Radio’s Roger Adams explains.</p> Thu, 16 May 2013 21:51:18 +0000 Roger Adams 1383 at http://aspenpublicradio.org Boosting Business in Basalt