Recently announced changes to the Colorado Enterprise Zone program in Colorado are likely to benefit several Northern Colorado communities. The zone was expanded in Larimer County to include the town of Estes Park, Estes Valley and the surrounding area. Local enterprise zone administrator and Larimer County Economic Development Manager Jacob Castillo explained that the designation [...]
Enjoyed healthy school lunch at @zachelementary #FoCo @PoudreSchools steamed chicken, brown rice, fresh salad bar
Today is the first day for the Treasure Hunt Clues. Wellington Town Treasure Clue 1: Estes
Board of Trustee Agenda and Packet for August 11, 2015 meeting available on website.
Board of Trustee Meeting for July 28, 2015 - Agenda and Packet available on website.
The Second Annual Relay for Life of Wellington kicks off at 6 p.m. on Friday July 31 with an opening ceremony at Centennial Park, 3815 Harrison Avenue in downtown Wellington. The opening ceremony celebrates the lives of those who have battled cancer. It is intended to inspire hope by sharing recent accomplishments and progress and [...]
Editor: Thank you to the Town of Wellington, the residents, and everyone that brought a cool car to the Farmers Market on Aug. 20. The market’s attendance showed the predicted increase in traffic by adding a car show to our Old Tyme Nite theme as part of our monthly Family Night series. The town approved [...]
In 2015, coffee is practically a health food
The Colorado Department of Local Affairs’ Colorado Main Street program announced Aug. 4 that Wellington has been named a Main Street Communities. Three other communities — Leadville, Elizabeth and Central City — also received the designation. Acceptance into the Main Street program signifies the communities’ commitment to downtown revitalization and historic preservation. The program advocates [...]
Early bird of the day award goes to Wellington MS - ready to start the day! #psdkicksoff
Thanks to the sponsorship of the Wellington Area Chamber of Commerce, Culpepper & Merriweather Circus, America’s favorite big top circus, is coming to Wellington on Wednesday, July 22, at the empty lot on the east side of 6th Street at Grant Ave., with two scheduled performances at 5 and 7:30 p.m. Now in its 30th [...]
Wellington Colorado Main Streets Program, Points West Community Bank and Federal Home Loan Banks invite downtown Wellington businesses to apply for matching grant dollars through the Wellington Main Streets Investing in Business Grant Program. From now until August 15, 2015, Wellington commercial property owners and commercial property tenants on or around Cleveland Avenue — including [...]
THE MEDALLION HAS BEEN FOUND!!! Go to our website to see all the clues.
Commish @LewGaiter meets/w northern residents 7:30 am 9-3-15 in Wellington/w guest Deni La Rue. ow.ly/REnEz #larimercounty
First day at Rice Elementary! @PoudreSchools #psdkicksoff
In the end, the fate of a major flood mitigation project in Larimer County may be determined by dirt. A huge pile of dirt. Enough dirt to build a 30-foot-tall earthen berm to divert flood waters flowing from the Boxelder drainage area in northeastern Larimer County. The story is complicated, with enough twists and turns, [...]
Special Board of Trustees Meeting July 21, 2015. Agenda available on website.
Storm cell builds north of Wellington. #cowx
The Pinnacol Foundation, based in Denver, has awarded $393,330 in scholarships to 107 students across Colorado for the 2015-2016 school year, including Crystal Angevine of Wellington, who is attending Colorado State University. To qualify for a Pinnacol Foundation scholarship, a student must be the natural child, adopted child or stepchild of a worker killed or [...]
Hey @northfortynews! #FarmFreshEggsWithoutTheCommitment is now available in Wellington - Free Delivery!
Eyestone Elementary is ready for this school year! #psdkicksoff @PoudreSchools
When Linda Stoddard of Wellington saw an obituary in the paper for a man who had died “after a long struggle with kidney disease,” she was motivated to share her story. The picture of health, looking much younger than her 63 years, Stoddard works at Colorado State University as an advisor to students planning on [...]
Curtis Smelker never knows what he’ll be auctioning off on any given Friday night at Wellington Auction Service, 3739 Cleveland Avenue in the center of downtown Wellington. What he does know is that what comes in during the week will indeed go out on Friday night so there will be room for another batch of [...]