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Archive for April 17, 2010

Earthsky Tonight — April 18, Spica, your guide star

Earthsky Tonight — April 18, Spica, your guide star to Omega Centauri

Courtesy of EarthSky A Clear Voice for Science www.EarthSky.org Silvery-blue Spica, the only prominent star in the constellation Virgo, acts as your guide to the Omega Centauri globular star cluster. To the unaided eye, Omega Centauri looks like a fairly faint (and possibly fuzzy) star. Very few of the Milky Way galaxy’s 250 or so globular clusters are readily visible without optics. To find Spica, extend the curve of the Big Dipper handle, as illustrated on our April 4 EarthSky ... Full Story

For Dads, the “Be There for Your Kids”

For Dads, the “Be There for Your Kids” awards

Colorado Fatherhood Council Seeking Nominations For The 2010 Be There For Your Kids Awards Annual awards recognize extraordinary work in the fatherhood field In an effort to recognize and reward outstanding individuals and program service in healthy father involvement with children, families and communities throughout Colorado, the Colorado Fatherhood Council has opened nominations for the 2010 Be There for Your Kids Awards. Nominations must fall into one of the following eight ... Full Story

Larimer County Installs Solar Panels!

Larimer County Installs Solar Panels!

Larimer County, Colorado – On Saturday April 3, 2010 Larimer County began a process to install the first solar photovoltaic panels on one of its facilities. The first panels were fastened into place on Friday, April 15.  The 26.82 kW system will soon be up and running at the Larimer County Courthouse Offices (LCCO) Building at 200 W. Oak Street, Fort Collins. There are two solar photovoltaic arrays: the first is 71 ft. wide X 20 ft. high installed at a 31 degree tilt; the ... Full Story

Berthoud Family Church Presents Shekinah Glory

Berthoud Family Church, 3982 Nations Way in Berthoud, invites you to join them Wednesday, April 21st at 7:00 p. m. and Thursday, April 22nd at 7:00 p. m. as Shekinah Glory ministers makes a special appearance. Shekinah Glory is an “impact” ministry team (Cindy Duvall and Lois and Ray Taucher.) They have been preaching and teaching throughout the U. S. and internationally. Radio and satellite stations all around the world broadcast their message in music. Their ministry and music CDs ... Full Story

Horse Confirmed with Rabies in Colorado

Horse Confirmed with Rabies in Colorado

LAKEWOOD, Colo. – The Colorado Department of Agriculture is encouraging livestock and pet owners to discuss animal health concerns, including the rabies vaccine, with their local veterinarian after a horse in eastern Arapahoe County tested positive for rabies. “The department would like to stress two very important points, ” said State Veterinarian, Dr. Keith Roehr. “One—animal owners need to be aware that rabies is transferring from one species to another and they should monitor ... Full Story

Larimer County Open Lands Advisory board meets April

Larimer County Open Lands Advisory board meets April 22

The Larimer County Open Lands Advisory Board will meet at 5:00 p.m. on Thursday, April 22, 2010, at the Loveland Library multi-purpose room, located at 300 N. Adams in Loveland.  All meetings are open to the public. The Advisory Board will present the Department of Natural Resource Small Grants for Community Partnering awards and hear an update on the status of regional trails. The Board will also discuss future development possibilities at Hermit Park Open Space outside ... Full Story

New Vision Charter School Selects New Principal

New Vision Charter School Selects New Principal

New Vision Charter School Selects New Principal LOVELAND, Colo. – (April 14, 2010) – New Vision Charter School has chosen Ms. Carmella M. Schroeder as school principal, after an extensive search by the board appointed hiring committee. Ms. Schroeder received her B. A. in Elementary Education/Special Education at the University of Northern Colorado. She has a Masters of Education in Educational Administration from the University of Wyoming. She will complete her doctoral work ... Full Story

A free training session has been scheduled for those

A free training session has been scheduled for those wanting to perform weed-free hay and forage inspections:

Press release LAKEWOOD, Colo. – A free training session has been scheduled for those wanting to perform weed-free hay and forage inspections:   April 20, 2010 9 am – 2 pm AmericInn 52000 Two Rivers Plaza Road Glenwood Springs, CO 81601 “This training consists of administrative procedures for weed-free hay and forage inspections,” said Don Gallegos, CDA’s weed free forage program administrator.  “Those attending need to have a good working ... Full Story

A Prairie Home Companion comes to Greeley

A Prairie Home Companion comes to Greeley

Press Release April 15, 2010 (GREELEY, CO) Garrison Keillor has been among America’s premiere radio hosts and funnymen for nearly four decades, and on May 3, he’s coming to Greeley. See him live at the Union Colony Civic Center, and experience his one-of-a-kind humor and his renowned stories in Greeley’s most intimate theatre setting. Keillor is an author, storyteller, performance artist, radio show host and comedian. In addition to the many books he has written he can be heard on ... Full Story

Justin Bauer Memorial Highway

State Senator Kevin Lundberg introduced the bill and the state lawmakers approved designating highway leading from Interstate 25 to Berthoud as the Justin Bauer memorial highway. The Loveland Reporter-Herald covered the event at the state capital and you read it by selecting this link, www.reporterherald.com.

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