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Longmont's Rossmönster Vans' opening doors to 'micro-living' one custom at a time

Longmont's Rossmönster Vans' opening doors to 'micro-living' one custom at a time

“At our core, we’re a group of friends and outdoor enthusiasts with a passion for craftsmanship, on a pursuit to get more people outside, more often,” said Lucy Jacobson, the master of “strategery” at Rossmönster Vans.
Work never stops for a heatwave

Work never stops for a heatwave

A recent heatwave and the continuing threat of the coronavirus might have slowed down businesses all over Longmont but it hasn’t stopped them.
More than 2,100 Longmont businesses received PPP loans to help retain 10,553 jobs

More than 2,100 Longmont businesses received PPP loans to help retain 10,553 jobs

The local loans are among nearly 4.9 million given nationwide totaling nearly $521.5 billion as of June 30, per the Small Business Administration.
Ruff day at the dentist: Office pooch provides soothing presence at Longmont practice

Ruff day at the dentist: Office pooch provides soothing presence at Longmont practice

Knowing Bentley will be there to greet them with a wagging tail and some affection can make a visit to the dentist something patients can look forward to rather than dread, Dr. Adrienne Hedrick said. 
Two years in, Maker General becoming hub for creatives of all interests

Two years in, Maker General becoming hub for creatives of all interests

Maker General will be reopening its doors to the public on Wednesday.
Tangerine Longmont location goes into COVID-caused 'hibernation'

Tangerine Longmont location goes into COVID-caused 'hibernation'

Slower sales combined with the exhaustion of Paycheck Protection Program loan funds prompted the closure. 
City Council approves closing lanes of Main Street in effort to boost COVID-bit businesses

City Council approves closing lanes of Main Street in effort to boost COVID-bit businesses

The closures will begin later this month and extend to September. City officials said if the closures are not bringing more foot traffic into shops and restaurants after 30 days, they can pull traffic-control barricades and return Main Street to normal.
Longmont Leader Reopening Report: What’s open, what are the rules?

Longmont Leader Reopening Report: What’s open, what are the rules?

​​​​​​​Local businesses are again welcoming customers after such a long stint of staying at home and some have reached out to say they are open. Below is an alphabetical list of those that have, along with guidelines they provided for their reopenings. To have your business added to this list, which will be updated regularly, email details to info@longmontleader.com.
Council to weigh closing lanes of Main Street as way to boost downtown businesses

Council to weigh closing lanes of Main Street as way to boost downtown businesses

Some worry move will kill already struggling businesses, while others see it as a way to breathe life back into downtown in the wake of coronavirus impacts.
Latino Chamber of Commerce to present '2020 Census in Business'

Latino Chamber of Commerce to present '2020 Census in Business'

“We will give businesses the tools they need to review Census information and how they use the statistics from it,” according to the chamber.