Alpine Youth Center reopens to the commnity

The Alpine Youth Center, long overdue for a facelift that was in discussion before the COVID-19 pandemic landed, finally reopened its doors to the...

New animals retreat to greener pastures

Eighteen new animals arrived at the Children’s Nature Retreat in Alpine on June 1, including two horses, two miniature goats, five Lamancha goats, one...

Descanso Days raises money to rebuild town hall

The Descanso Days community event held recently had all the mark­ings of a small-town gathering that could have taken place a century ago: country...

Wall of Honor ceremony returns

It took at least 15 minutes for Dan Foster and attendees to fall into the Wall of Honor event on Saturday; there was joking...

Race to the bottom

Saturday marked the first time kids strapped on their helmets and hit the racetrack for the first Al­pine Kiwanis soap box derby since 2019. Colorful...

Knite to the rescue of Pine Valley House

The eras of success at Pine Valley House restaurant are linked with waves in the Mountain Empire economy that began in the 1920’s and...

Dancing through adversity

Students across the county were sent home on March 13, 2020 to physically distance from the COVID-19 pandemic; many still have not entirely returned...

Celebrating PB&J with lions, tigers and bears

The beloved bears of Alpine’s famous exotic animal sanctuary enjoyed a special treat this April courtesy of Supervisor Joel Ander­son and two local business...

Kites take flight again

About 200 colorful kites took flight through clear skies recently at the first children’s event Kiwanis of Alpine has held in Boulder Oaks Park...

Sniffing around for good homes

Alpine Pet Grooming opened its doors April 11 for a dog adoption event held by Passion for Pitties. The catch? No dogs could actually...
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