Saturday May 18
Colorado sheriffs file federal lawsuit challenging gun bills
Fifty-four Colorado sheriffs have filed a federal civil rights lawsuit over two of the gun bills passed during this year's state legislative session.
Fri May 17, 2013
Echo Brewing makes commitment to Erie
Dennis Richards, left, owner and head brewer of Echo Brewing Co., pours grain into a mill with Jeff Porn, owner and head brewer of Atom Brewing Co.
Erie police investigating crash that closed Colo. 52
The driver of a Mazda 3 that crashed on Colo. Highway 52 just west of Weld County Road 3 late Friday morning was flown to Denver Health Medical Center and police have closed the highway to investigate.
Up, up and away: 17th annual Erie Balloon Festival under way
The skies above Erie were filled with colorful hot air balloons early this morning as this weekend's 17th annual Erie Balloon Festival kicked off.
Tue May 14, 2013
Firestone teen finds decorating cakes with fondant draws on old Play-Doh skills
Put the marshmallows in a microwave-safe glass bowl along with two tablespoons of water.
Sun May 12, 2013
The Washington Post
America Animal Spirit Since '07 Proves Superior to Europe Slump
America's aggressive strategy for tackling its financial and economic ills is working better than Europe's go-slow approach -- and investors are taking notice.
Erie could be latest town to adopt electric car zapping capabilities
The jolt of the electric car charging station could soon be coming to Boulder County's eastern border if Erie's elected leaders decide on Tuesday to move forward with a plan to install one in town.
Sat May 11, 2013
Giving motherhood a microphone: Erie Mom joins "Listen to Your Mother" cast
April Driver plays with her children Grace, 2, and Jack, 4, recently. Driver and 12 other local essayists will be reading an essays about their mothers at the Dairy Center in Boulder tonight.
Front Range moms celebrate Mother's Day with their biological and adopted kids
Christine Appel's oldest sons were born with her mechanical and athletic skills, but she will never know where her youngest son got his long eyelashes.
Fri May 10, 2013
Erie Farmers' Market launches in new location, with new spirit Saturday
A farmers market in Erie is nothing new, but one that spreads its booths and tents across a full block of downtown is.
The Boulder County Business Report
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Chuck Bellock, president and chief executive of Boulder-based Community Development Group, looks over plans for the Daybreak housing development in Erie, which he calls "an overnight success after 14 years of hard work." ERIE - The long-delayed Daybreak housing development in Erie is once more proceeding according to plan - specifically, the town's ... (more)
Thu May 09, 2013
Aspen Ridge Charter School looks to offer middle school, enrichment classes
This week, Aspen Ridge Charter School in Erie announced to parents its plans to offer sixth, seventh and eighth grades and a more immediate goal to launch weekly enrichment classes.
In the Pews May 9
Presbyterian Church of Broomfield, 350 Main St., will hold a series on Kevin Lehman's "Have a New Kid By Friday" from 9:15 to 11:15 a.m. Sundays in May.
Wed May 08, 2013
Louisville paves way for city's first firing range
Target shooters in Boulder and Broomfield counties could soon have a new place to take aim and pull the trigger if a plan to build an indoor firing range in the Colorado Technology Center goes forward.
Tue May 07, 2013
New section of Coal Creek Trail in Lafayette, Erie to open Wednesday
Boulder County, Lafayette and Erie are set to open an additional 2.4 miles of the Coal Creek Trail on Wednesday, with the remainder of the $1.4 million trail expected to open later this summer.
Sat May 04, 2013
Young Peoples Chorus Fills The Air With Music
This is the 4th year for the chorus, part of the youth outreach program at Penn State Behrend.
Thu May 02, 2013
The Washington Post
Colorado Democrats Push Fracking Rules After Towns Bar Drilling
Colorado, where hydraulic fracturing has helped push oil production to the highest level in 55 years, is considering legislation to rein in the practice, drawing threats from drillers who say they will flee the state if the restrictions become law.
Wed May 01, 2013
Workout: Arthritis Foundation exercise class
Instructor: Wendy Hood, of Erie, has been teaching exercise classes since 1989. She has taught a variety of classes, such as yoga, Pilates, Silver Sneakers, step cardio, core strength and Body Pump.
Tue Apr 30, 2013
Erie-based Magpul begins making ammunition magazines outside Colorado
Magpul Industries, the Erie-based ammunition magazine maker that pledged to leave Colorado after gun control legislation was signed into law in March, is for the first time manufacturing its weapons accessories out of state.
Mon Apr 29, 2013