Up, Up and Away in Snowmass

Bennett Bramson, who lives in Basalt and is a realtor and EcoBroker with Sotheby's Realty in Aspen/Snowmass, recently volunteered to help with the 41st annual Snowmass Balloon Festival. It's something he's done before—this is his 14th year—and something he will do again, even though it involves rising before the sun does.

A Cool Cat Visits Redstone

Locals are so accustomed to seeing wildlife in the streets that bears, deer and wild turkeys scarcely merit a mention. But when photographer Renee Ramge moved from Carbondale to Redstone recently, she was surprised to find a bobcat in her backyard. She hastily snapped a photo, initially thinking the wild cat was a lynx. The Colorado Parks & Wildlife Department,…