Author Archives: Alicia Sapp

New BBB Research Exposes Myths and Stereotypes About Scam Victims

The stereotype of the “little old lady” as scam victim is wrong, and Millennials are actually more vulnerable to scams than Baby Boomers. That’s the conclusion of new research by the BBB Institute for Marketplace Trust (BBB Institute). Marketplace scams … Continue reading

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Carbondale’s Potato Day Celebration

The sorority sisters of Carbondale’s Xi Gamma Tau Chapter of Beta Sigma Phi Sorority are busy planning the annual Potato Day celebration scheduled for Saturday, October 1, 2016 in Sopris Park. These ladies have produced the Potato Day festival for … Continue reading

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Fourth of July Fire Safety

DENVER — June 29, 2016— Many will celebrate our nation’s independence this 4th of July holiday with fireworks, barbeques, and family gatherings. The Colorado Division of Fire Prevention and Control (DFPC) wants to remind everyone to keep fire safety in mind … Continue reading

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Don’t Let Scammers Ruin your Summer Vacation

Renting someone else’s home, condo or apartment can be a fun alternative to staying in a hotel or motel. Nowadays, it’s easy to connect directly with property owners who advertise their vacation homes online. Vacation rentals can offer flexibility and … Continue reading

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Beware of Summer Festival Scams

BBB is warning consumers to be on the lookout for various festival and event ticket scams this summer. How the Scam Works: You see a great deal on tickets to a summer festival in your city, usually through a social … Continue reading

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BBB Seeks Torch Award Nominations

Better Business Bureau Institute for Marketplace Trust Serving Northern Colorado and Wyoming is accepting nominations of both charities and businesses for the 2017 BBB Torch Awards for Ethics. The 19th annual event in April will recognize businesses and a nonprofit … Continue reading

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BBB Offers Ten Giving Tips for Orlando Tragedy

In the wake of the largest mass shooting in U.S. history, the BBB Serving Central Florida and the BBB Wise Giving Alliance, the national charity monitoring arm of the Better Business Bureau, caution donors about potential red flags in fundraising … Continue reading

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Camp Invention

Since 1990, Camp Invention has taken summer fun and transformed it from ordinary to extraordinary! Local educators lead a week of hands on activities created especially for 1st-6th graders. Lessons explore connections between science, technology, engineering and innovation. Visit campinvention.org … Continue reading

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For Sale- 3 Four Day GA Country Jam Tickets

3 Four Day GA Country Jam Tickets 120.0/ ticket. Call 625-6600

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Missing Dog – Mr. Brindle

Mr. Brindle is a pure bread mini Dachshund, he went missing from a yard sale May 24th, 2016 from hwy 6 in New Castle. He is not wearing a collar. If found there is a $500 reward please call Jana … Continue reading

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