Private Spaceship Tests Underway In VA, California
A Colorado company developing a spaceship to take astronauts to the International Space Station is having its spacecraft undergo a series of landing-focused tests at NASA facilities in Virginia and California.
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
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.
NASA Safety review for SNC's Dream Chaser
The system is called the Dream Chaser Space System and is being developed by Sierra Nevada Corp.
Thu May 09, 2013
Lafayette-based Benjamin West buys CTC land, eyes building
The founder of Benjamin West, a Lafayette-based firm that specializes in purchasing services for the hospitality industry, recently bought a tract of land at the Colorado Technology Center in Louisville with plans to build a new facility.
Lafayette lifts watering restrictions, Waneka Lake could get additional water
Lafayette is following the example of its neighbor Louisville and rolling back outdoor watering restrictions the city put in place last month in response to drought conditions.
Boulder County clerk's office to move from Louisville to Lafayette this summer
Boulder County will move its east county clerk and recorder's office from Main Street in Louisville to 1376 Miners Drive in Lafayette.
Wed May 08, 2013
Gov. Hickenlooper orders state's oil and gas agency to review its fines, enforcement policies
Gov. John Hickenlooper has ordered the Colorado Oil and Gas Conservation Commission to review -- and if necessary, revise -- its enforcement of state oil and gas regulations and its procedures for deciding the penalties it imposes on companies violating those rules.
ARC Thrift Stores hiring as it readies to occupy vacant Big Lots space in Louisville
ARC Thrift Stores is looking to hire people for its newest location, which is set to open in the next few weeks in the old Big Lots space on South Boulder Road in Louisville.
Tue May 07, 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.
Mon May 06, 2013
Movement to legalize backyard chickens in Louisville takes root
Christina Eisert holds one of her backyard chickens Monday inside her coop at her home in Lafayette.
Sun May 05, 2013
Boulder, Broomfield, Weld commercial deals: May 6, 2013
This list includes trust deeds of $750,000 or more. Information includes the borrower, lender, address or legal description of the property, date the trust deed was filed and amount.
Sat May 04, 2013
Toys R Us appeals slide death decision
Toys R Us is appealing a $20 million jury award to the family of a Colorado woman who died using an inflatable in-ground pool slide.
Fri May 03, 2013
Louisville's Parma Trattoria is Italian done just right
The centrally located fireplace at Parma only adds to the comfort one gets from meals such as the one Jerry Hamilton is serving to Diana Beck, left, and Leona Schuler.
Oil and gas bills hit stiff opposition
A wave of bills in the Colorado legislature to increase oversight of the state's oil and gas operations has hit a nearly immovable dike in Hickenlooper administration officials and industry lobbyists.
Thu May 02, 2013
Boulder County women show stronger early interest in civil unions
Pattea Carpenter, left, and her partner, Bonnie Lloyd, stroll down the Pearl Street Mall last week.
East county artists show off their works for 14th year in a row
A painting by Charlotte Zink, one of more than 50 artists on the East Boulder County Artists 14th Annual Studio Tour.
One step closer
When my dear friend Bonnie Lloyd gave opening remarks at a private ceremony April 30 before she and her partner, Pattea Carpenter, obtained one of the first civil-union licenses issued by Boulder County, she thanked us.
Wed May 01, 2013
Superior residents hash out need for indoor space
Trying to determine whether Superior needs an indoor gathering spot, and just what that facility should look like, may take a while.
Boulder County sees midnight dawn of civil unions
History and romance were wedded early this morning as 48 couples streamed into county offices to seal their commitments under Colorado's new civil unions law.