Colorado and Moffat County Elections Guide 2014
"I think we're in much better shape than people have given us credit for," Hickenlooper said. Beauprez was elected to the Colorado District 7 Representative seat in 2002 and re-elected again in 2004. He ran for governor in 2006 but lost to Democrat … Read more on Craig Daily Press
Turnout may determine Williams-Neguse race
Colorado hasn't elected a Democrat for secretary of state since George J. Baker in 1954. (Democrat Bernie Buescher was appointed by a fellow Democrat, Gov. Bill Ritter, in 2008 to serve the final two years of Republican Mike Coffman's term, when … Read more on The Denver Post
In Crisis: Idaho mental health panel agrees that fixing system starts with funding
Bill Roscoe, who works with homeless as president and CEO of Boise Rescue Mission. The panel was an offshoot of the ongoing “In Crisis” series of articles, radio stories and videos produced by the Idaho Statesman's Audrey Dutton and Boise State Public … Read more on The Idaho Statesman
Exactly what Jeannie Ritter did to bring a voice to mental disease by simply because the psychologically sick in Colorado get the level of care and compassion as do individuals with an actual disease, is nothing in short supply of remarkable, as well as for that she was handed the 2014 Hildegard Messenbaugh Award at Third Method Center’s trademark fundraiser, True Grit.
Messenbaugh, a psychiatrist, founded Third Method Center in 1970 as a protection for runaway teenagers. These days it offers a continuum of attention to boys and girls age 14 to 19 who possess experienced real, mental and sexual abuse, neglect and abandonment.
“Jeannie Ritter might be most well-known as our state’s former first lady,” noted singer William Matthews, president associated with Third Way Center board. “but we think the woman best influence is by her continuing attempts to carry a voice to psychological state and act as a champion for all those with psychological infection, including residents of Third Way Center.
“As first lady,” Matthews added, “in her present role as ambassador when it comes to psychological state Center of Denver, through her utilize severely emotionally disturbed kids within the Denver Public institutes so that as a family group recommend, Jeannie has seen firsthand the necessity for greater understanding and knowledge of psychological illness and better accessibility solutions for anyone in need.”
Pete and Marilyn Coors were the honorary chairmen for real Grit, which brought 400 people to the Seawell Ballroom on Saturday-night for a chuckwagon dinner, auction and party.
Matthews joined up with the next Way Center board in 2001 and has now been its president since 2004. “as soon as you’re in and committed, it’s hard not to be,” he said of their longstanding solution. Matthews also recalled he went to their first real Grit 24 years back when it happened “in a horse barn in Littleton with dust floors. Pete and Marilyn were the chairmen that year, too.”
How to Build a Better Boston Sitcom (ie, Not 'The McCarthys')
The pilot clunkily lays out the concept; Ronnie McCarthy (Tyler Ritter) is a 29-year-old guidance counselor, a sports-clueless outlier in his Celtics-loving, stereotypical Southie family. He's gay and erudite, a splash of color on the gray palette laid … Read more on Boston.com
Quick look: New this week at the movies
Forced to work long hours, she has no choice but to leave Oliver in the care of their new neighbor, Vincent, a retired curmudgeon with a penchant for alcohol and gambling. Starring: Bill Murray, Melissa McCarthy, Naomi Watts, Chris O'Dowd, Terrence … Read more on East Valley Tribune
Can Shows Like 'The McCarthys' Replace CBS' 'Thursday Night Football'?
And the credits look a little like the answer to a '90s pop culture trivia quiz, from Ritter — son of the late TV star John Ritter — to former Roseanne co-star Metcalf and Joey McIntyre, better known as the youngest member of boy band New Kids on the … Read more on North Country Public Radio
Review: The Marriage of Figaro | Dallas Opera | Margot and Bill Winspear Opera …
Her Porgi, amor was purely gorgeous. Paired with the sugary sweetness of Susanna (sung by Beate Ritter), the absolute dichotomy of position and class between servant and countess was made obvious. Figaro seemed summoned to existence through Mirco … Read more on TheaterJones Performing Arts News
Foley gets 0000 donation from conservative PAC
Also, CBS News tied Trailhead Group to a Willie Horton-type ad against Democrat Bill Ritter when Ritter was running for governor of Colorado in 2006, a race he won. Philp, reached Sunday, said “every complaint against us was either withdrawn, dismissed … Read more on New Haven Register