Archive for March 5, 2010
Courtesy of EarthSky A Clear Voice for Science www.EarthSky.org If you are an early riser, look out a south-facing window on the morning of March 7 (Sunday) to see a lovely last quarter moon in front of the constellation Scorpius the Scorpion. The reddish star near the moon is Antares, considered the Scorpion’s ruby Heart. Antares is a red supergiant star, located roughly opposite in the sky to another famous red supergiant star, Betelgeuse in the constellation Orion the Hunter. ... Full Story
According to a post on the Berthoud Town Forum, three candidates have signed up for the three openings on the Berthoud Town Board.
Dear Editor: This year’s caucuses are coming up quickly! I plan on attending mine this year to show my strong support for Andrew Romanoff for U.S. Senate. After following Andrew’s time as Colorado State House Speaker and hearing him speak to a variety of groups, I feel that he is our best choice for U.S. Senate. Here are just two reasons why. Andrew has pledged to stand up for our interests – not for special interests – and I believe him. The Coloradoan newspaper said of ... Full Story
By Judy Lehn The folks at Main Street Station, formerly J.B. Clymer’s, are still doing fix-up, clean-up and repairs on their new digs at the former Abeyta’s, 335 Mountain Avenue. Bob Nixon, co-owner along with his wife, Shari and his mother-in-law, Sharon Dowling, are creating a whole new restaurant. The next item of business is new carpeting, with furniture soon to follow. They hope to open on Friday, March 12, with a grand opening scheduled later.
LARIMER COUNTY COMMISSIONERS' SCHEDULE March 8 - 12, 2010 Monday, March 8, 2010 7:00 a. m. - 8:00 a. m. Republican Breakfast Club, Best Western, Hwy 34 & I-25, Loveland 10:00 a. m. - 11:00 a. m. Work Session Regarding Natural Resources Outreach Education & Volunteer Programs 11:00 a. m. ñ 12:30 p. m. Executive Session Regarding Security Arrangements ñ 24-6-402(4) (d) C. R.S. 1:30 p. m. - 2:30 p. m. Planning Worksession with Linda Hoffmann, Planning Director, regarding Horse ... Full Story
Larimer County, Colorado - Larimer County’s Agricultural Advisory Board Educational Forum ‘Growing Your Future in Larimer County’ take place on Saturday, March 13, 2010, 8:30 a.m.-5pm at the Larimer County Courthouse Offices Building, 200 W. Oak Street, Fort Collins, 1st floor. Colorado Commissioner of Agriculture John R. Stulp will open the session with a look at the value agriculture brings to our state and local economies. Session topics to follow include: the history ... Full Story
Area Road Closures NORTHBOUND I-25 OFF-RAMP AT CROSSROADS BOULEVARD TO CLOSE NEXT WEEK FOR CONSTRUCTION LOVELAND— Starting at 7 a.m. on Monday, March 8, weather permitting, the ramp from northbound I-25 to Crossroads Boulevard will be completely closed as part of the ongoing construction project at this interchange. Crews will be realigning traffic onto the newly constructed off-ramp, which will eventually tie into the new roundabouts being constructed on Crossroads ... Full Story
Administrative Matters March 9, 2010 9:00 a.m. to 10:45 a.m. 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 a.m. Agenda Public Comment 9:00-9:30 a.m. Approval of Minutes for the Week of March 1. 9:30-9:33 a.m. Review of the Schedule for the Week of March 15. 9:33-9:36 a.m. Consent ... Full Story
Six Berthoud wrestlers were recognized at the 2010 award banquet concluding this year's Spartan Wrestling season. Robby Workman, Alex Sadlo, Casey Couch, J.T. Pickert and Billy Schump were given all conference top honors and Marcus Lucerco was awarded honorable mention. Scott Pickert, head coach for the Spartan team, presented the awards and gave credit for all the wrestlers who participated in this year’s successful season. Pickert recognized the team managers: Lindsey Ludwig ... Full Story