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To submit a contribution, email info@longmontleader.com. Publication will be at the discretion of the editor and published opinions do not represent the views of The Longmont Leader or its staff.

Creative Corner: Dancing transitions is a shared love of fitness for two Longmont women

Creative Corner: Dancing transitions is a shared love of fitness for two Longmont women

The duo strives to keep the class geared toward everyone regardless of age, gender identity, race, culture, etc. and regardless of fitness level.
Education is life itself

Education is life itself

Over 90 percent of all children in the U.S., ages kindergarten through twelfth grade, attend a public school.
Boulder County's real estate continue to soar, a look at how the market faired in 2021

Boulder County's real estate continue to soar, a look at how the market faired in 2021

As a county prices rose 27%
Creative corner: Brotherly love inspires a life's obsession with music

Creative corner: Brotherly love inspires a life's obsession with music

Coveting his brother's classic guitar inspired a life-long passion for music.
How to Use Your Health Plan to Help Achieve Your New Year’s Resolutions

How to Use Your Health Plan to Help Achieve Your New Year’s Resolutions

Every year, scores of Coloradoans make New Year’s resolutions, especially to improve their health and wealth.
Colorful Characters: Col. Byron Carr, a jack of many trades

Colorful Characters: Col. Byron Carr, a jack of many trades

Carr was a schoolteacher, a lawyer, a district attorney, founder of the Longmont Ledger, a Civil War veteran and much more.
Creative Corner: Local artist showcase their crafts

Creative Corner: Local artist showcase their crafts

A list of events to support the arts and, perhaps, finish some holiday shopping
Creative Corner: Finding a career through a new attitude on art

Creative Corner: Finding a career through a new attitude on art

Jillian Benedict has a no-consequence mindset when creating art.
Creative Corner: Nature brings out little surprises in this artist's photos

Creative Corner: Nature brings out little surprises in this artist's photos

Everyone is more at ease in nature
Creative Corner: Sensory art helps one Longmont preschool class prepare for the future

Creative Corner: Sensory art helps one Longmont preschool class prepare for the future

Preschools play with art that is meant to sooth and educate
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