Science project left on bus leads to bomb scare at Boulder's Fairview High
A science project left on a school bus this morning led Boulder police to lock down Fairview High with the school's students corralled in the gym and auditorium, shut down streets and bring in the department's bomb squad.
Sun May 19, 2013
Police jobs are tough to fill in some small Colorado towns
Tom Chinn chose law enforcement as a career 40 years ago and has never turned back.
Fri May 17, 2013
Need to know: The Mod Cabin
Hello again, my fuzzy-faced friends, have I mentioned that you should know about the little Colorado-based company called The Mod Cabin ? In addition to a nice selection of surprisingly manly bath and body products, they also make a selection of oils for your beard.
Tue May 14, 2013
Centaurus High student, 16, could be charged as adult in pipe bomb case
Students go on lunch break at Centaurus High School on Tuesday, May 14, 2013, the day after a pipe bomb was found inside the Lafayette school.
Police Arrest 16-Year-Old Centaurus High Student After Bomb Found
Police have arrested a 16-year-old male Centaurus High School student after an explosive device described as a pipe bomb was found at the Lafayette school on Monday.
Mon May 13, 2013
Lafayette police evacuate Centaurus High after report of a bomb
Lafayette police close roads near Centaurus Hight this morning to investigate a suspicious bag found at the school.
Centaurus HS cancels classes over 'bag'
"Investigation at Centaurus HS is for suspicious bag," Lafayette Police tweeted.
Sun May 12, 2013
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.
Lafayette's Jax Farmers Market draws crowd on its debut
Business was brisk at today's debut of the Jax Farmers Market in Lafayette, with residents stopping by to check out an array of 20 vendors and the progress on revitalizing the Lafayette Marketplace shopping center.
Sat May 11, 2013
Broomfield Art Guild seeking entries for Audi show
The Broomfield Art Guild last week announced a regional exhibition for artists 18 and older from Broomfield, Erie, Lafayette and Louisville.
Fri May 10, 2013
Lafayette springs into farmers market business
The brand new Jax Farmers Market in Lafayette is debuting on Sunday behind the Jax Farm & Ranch store at 400 W. South Boulder Road, at the newly revamped Lafayette Marketplace shopping center.
Thu May 09, 2013
The Boulder County Business Report
Benjamin West plans new digs in CTC
AvaDan LLC acquired 3.29 acres in the Colorado Technology Center in Lafayette from California-based Hill Properties and plans to break ground on a 40,000-square-foot flex building in July.
Wed May 08, 2013
Lafayette's Flatirons Community Church sets food drive record with 122-ton haul
The U.S. Postal Service is holding its "Stamp Out Hunger" food drive Saturday. Collect and bag non-perishable food items and place by mailbox for letter carrier to pick up.
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.
Mon May 06, 2013
CW2 Colorado KWGN-TV
40 Colorado schools make Newsweeka s list of nationa s top high schools
The annual list of America's top public high schools from Newsweek is out. The list ranks the top 2,000 public schools for 2013.
Thu May 02, 2013
The Boulder County Business Report
Jax center jumping as retailers move in
Music, food and drink are themes of retail stores open or slated to open in the 93,000-square-foot shopping center around the Jax Ranch and Home store at 400 W. South Boulder Road.
Boulder County students admire Justice Sotomayor's accomplishments
"When I was your age, I didn't know there was a Supreme Court," Sotomayor told 100 Colorado middle- and high-school students Thursday morning.
Wed May 01, 2013
Boulder, Weld property owners have until June 3 to appeal new property values
Property owners with questions about the values assigned to their properties may call the assessor's office at 303-441-4830; email bouldercountyassessor.org ; send a letter to the Boulder County Assessor's Office, P.O. Box 471, Boulder, CO 80306; or fax the question to 303-441-4996. the Boulder County Assessor's Office, 1325 Pearl St., from 8 a.m.
Sat Apr 27, 2013
Lafayette yard waste pickup requires compostable bags
Last year, Lafayette kept 6,000 plastic garbage bags out of the landfill by requiring residents who wanted yard waste picked up at the curb to use compostable bags.