Tag Archives: spring

Amendment 66: Taxpayer con job

By Tom Tancredo — (WND) – Next week voters across Colorado will be asked to approve Amendment 66, a nearly $1 billion tax increase supposedly designed to fund smaller classrooms and better education outcomes for all kids. What’s happening in … Continue reading

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Weld holds “Let’s Talk Month” to foster sex-education dialogue

Fall is in the air—temperatures are dropping, leaves are changing and families are talking about sex.  (And if they aren’t, they need to be!)  October is Let’s Talk Month, a time to emphasize the importance of communication between parents and … Continue reading

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65th Ave road closure to begin April 8

GREELEY — In preparation for road improvements to 65th Avenue that will begin later this spring, the City of Greeley will close 65th Avenue from 29th Street to US Highway 34 from April 8th to April 14th, 2013.  This closure … Continue reading

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The Rant: Slowing Economy Faces Major Obstacles

by Mike McCune — Federal Reserve Chairman Ben Bernanke remarked on the U.S. unemployment rate early Monday to the National Association for Business Economics. He noted the economy must grow much more quickly than is its current pace to make any … Continue reading

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Brentwood to host musical “Into the Woods, Jr.”

Staff Reports —   Brentwood Middle School presents a spring musical, Into the Woods, Jr., April 4—6.   The fractured fairy tale follows the story of a baker and his wife, who have been cursed with childlessness by the Witch … Continue reading

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2012 Infiniti FX50S AWD Luxury Crossover

Last week in Phoenix I was able to test drive a 2012 Infiniti SUV, courtesy of PageOneAuto of Chandler, Arizona.  Carrie Owens, of POA, was nice enough to have the vehicle waiting at Sky Harbor airport for my visit to … Continue reading

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Greeley/water ‘speak up’ session only attracts 20

By Vanessa Dominguez    – Greeley City Council held a Speak-Up session about water resources and the city’s financial condition. The worry over not having enough water in the future was a topic John Monson has a solution for. John Monson, … Continue reading

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Outlook for Elk Hunters Good this Year

By Mike Bauman According to the Rocky Mountain Elk Foundation (www.Elk101.com), this year should be a good one for Colorado elk hunters. “The past two falls have been cursed with warm weather. In the northwest where many of the bigger … Continue reading

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Get Ready for Higher Gas Prices

By Mike Bauman Analysts are predicting that the price for a gallon of unleaded gasoline will reach $3 per gallon before the end of spring on the front range of Colorado. According to Colorado AAA, Colorado has been enjoying some … Continue reading

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Racquetball added to Funplex’s spring roster

Staff Reports The City of Greeley’s Leisure Services Department has added another option to their Adult Sports repertoire — Racquetball. The new spring racquetball league will begin March 14. Registration deadline will be February 27, late registration is February 28-March … Continue reading

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Weld County Sheriff’s Office Posse Queen for 2010-2011

Caitlin Anne Schwartz, 15, was chosen to be the Weld County Sheriff’s Office Posse Queen for 2010-2011. Caitie is the daughter of Tim Schwartz of Evans and LeighAnne Schwartz of Ft Collins and the granddaughter of Posse member Mary Schwartz. … Continue reading

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Talk of a tax increase to smooth out bumpy roads

By Vanessa Dominguez Greeley residents attended a speak up session held at the Rodarte Center Tuesday evening to discuss a potential tax increase as one solution to fund road repairs in Greeley. Many view the increase as further strain on … Continue reading

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Pets ‘n’ Popsicles Afternoons Begin July 19 at Plumb Farm

Families and groups are invited to the Plumb Farm Learning Center for eight afternoons of Pets ‘n’ Popsicles. Visitors can meet farm animals, play old-fashioned games, and then cool off with a frozen treat. Pets ‘n’ Popsicles takes place from … Continue reading

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Greeley Recreation Academy of Dance Arts Spring Recital; Poetry in Motion

Photos and Story, By Mike Bauman The Greeley Recreation Academy of Dance Arts held their spring recital, aptly entitled, “Poetry in Motion” this past weekend at the Union Colony Civic Center. Dancers ranging in age from three to 60 + … Continue reading

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School days to be longer to make up for snow day

by Jack Minor, for The Greeley Gazette Greeley Evans District 6 will be adding 10 minutes to every school day beginning after Spring Break. The time will be added in order to make up the snow day from March 24. … Continue reading

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