The Town of Antonito is a statutory town located in Conejos County, Colorado. The town's population was 873 as per the 2000 census.
The town was once known as the "perlite capital of the world" but one perlite mill and many businesses have closed down since then, hurting the town's economy. Despite that, a great deal of development has taken place on the Main Street.
By: Lee Ann Rush Those ubiquitous, multi-flavored individual coffee servings sold in plastic pods known as Keurig K-Cups might have been a clever and novel idea at first, but they are quickly becoming an environmental disaster. In 2014, billions of plastic K-Cups were sold; enough to circle the earth more than 10 times! As bad as that sounds, it gets..