Archive for February, 2010
Courtesy of EarthSky A Clear Voice for Science www.EarthSky.org Although the moon won’t be full until tomorrow, it falls during the morning daylight hours for much of North America. As seen from our part of the world, the moon will probably appear as full tonight as it will tomorrow night. The image – a February moon from years past – was taken by Dan Bush. His Missouri Skies Moon Page is not to be missed. This February full moon goes by many different names. The February full moon ... Full Story
Colorado Department of Transportation Press Release Due to the inclement weather forecasted for Sunday and Monday, the contractor has decided to postpone the closure of US 34 just east of Estes Park, which was scheduled to begin on March 1st for bridge demolition and reconstruction. At this time, it is unknown when the closure will begin as the contractor is trying to find a window of good weather. It is critical that we have good weather the first three days of construction as the roads must ... Full Story
Monday, March 1, 2010 7:00 AM — 8:00 AM Republican Breakfast Club, Best Western, Hwy 34 & I-25, Loveland 7:30 AM — 9:00 AM Commissioner Gaiter will attend Project Self-Sufficiency Legislative Breakfast, Johnsonís Corner, 2842 SE Frontage Road, Loveland 10:00 AM — 12:00 PM Work session Regarding Short Term Strategy, Sprague Lake Conference Room, Commissionerís Office, 2nd Floor 3:00 PM — 6:00 PM Land Use Items with Planning Department Staff, Hearing Room, 1st ... Full Story
Courtesy of EarthSky A Clear Voice for Science www.EarthSky.org People often ask if stars are up there, beyond our blue sky, during the day. The answer is surely yes, because Earth is a planet in space, surrounded on all sides by stars. Here is a view looking southeast at mid-morning today or tomorrow. Of course, you really cannot see the stars, but they are there. The constellation behind the sun around now is Aquarius the Water Bearer. This is true each year between February 16 and March ... Full Story
The Public is invited to attend the meeting of the Thompson School District Accountability Advisory Committee (DAAC) at 6 p.m. March 9 at the Administration Building (Classroom 128), 800 South Taft Avenue, Loveland. The DAAC monitors school effectiveness plans and the district's accountability process.
Administrative Matters March 2, 2010 9:00 AM to 11:15 AM Commissioners' Conference Room 200 West Oak Street, Fort Collins Please Note: Scheduled Times are Subject to Change! Please Note: If There is No Public Comment, Administrative Matters will Begin at 9:00 am Agenda Public Comment 9:00-9:30 AM Approval of Minutes for the Week of February 22. 9:30-9:33 AM Review of the Schedule for the Week of March 8. 9:33-9:36 AM Consent Agenda - is intended to allow the Board of County Commissioners ... Full Story
Are you having football withdrawal symptoms. There is a cure for football junkies who want to have their game all year round. Indoor football with the Colorado Ice might be the answer and the price is right and it is not far away. Press release from the Indoor Football League: The Colorado ICE Football team will be playing their 2010 Indoor Football League (IFL) season opener versus the Sioux City Bandits, Saturday, February 27th at the Budweiser Events Center. The annual rivalry between the ... Full Story
Mike Moran’s Vancouver Vantage Point #15 Don’t Look A Gift Horse In The Mouth February 25, 2010 It’s unfortunate that NHL Commissioner Gary Bettman doesn’t want to book a suite just yet at the toney Grand Hotel Polyana in Sochi, Russia, between February 7-23, 2014………..right now, he could get a rate of $382(US) per night if he acted quickly………….. the Black Sea resort hotel was built just three years ago by Gazprom, has great security and is separated from outsiders or ... Full Story
Will this be Berthoud’s last snowman of the year? Addison and Wyatt Spear thought they might have a fun snowball fight with the snow remaining in Fickel Park. Their friend Cliff Worrel thought the snow packed so well that they could make a snowman. With Cliff’s help, Addison and Wyatt made three snowmen. You can see them in the park as long as the weather permits.