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Colorado Will No Longer Give PARCC English And Math Tests, Forging Its Own Path

Colorado Will No Longer Give PARCC English And Math Tests, Forging Its Own Path

This story originally appeared in The Colorado Independent. It's focus is state-wide, however, this topic affects all schools, including Longmonts.
Police Report: June 19, 2017

Police Report: June 19, 2017

Warrant Arrest On Monday, June 19, 2017 Longmont Police responded to the 200 block of Kimbark St on a warrant arrest. A male was taken into custody and transported to the Boulder County Jail. Cleared by arrest.
Longmont Startup Week 2017 Schedule of Events Goes ”Live”

Longmont Startup Week 2017 Schedule of Events Goes ”Live”

Longmont Economic Development Partnership has issued a press release regarding the Longmont Startup Week 2017 schedule of events going live.
Asphalt Paving Starts Week of 6/19 on Main Downtown Longmont

Asphalt Paving Starts Week of 6/19 on Main Downtown Longmont

Asphalt paving operations are set to begin on Monday, June 19, on Main Street between 3rd and 9th Avenues and are expected to be completed by mid-July, weather permitting.
Police Report: June 18, 2017

Police Report: June 18, 2017

Auto Theft On Sunday, June 18, 2017, officers spotted a vehicle reported stolen out of Weld County in the area of 9th and Lashley.
Membership in the Chicago-Colorado Colony – The Founding of Longmont

Membership in the Chicago-Colorado Colony – The Founding of Longmont

Ever wonder how Longmont came to be? As it turns out, it was founded on memberships. In 1870, several prominent Chicago businessmen decided to turn West to seek their fortunes.
Police Report: June 17, 2017

Police Report: June 17, 2017

Vicious Dog On June 15, 2017 the Longmont Police Department responded to the 2100 block of Bowen St on the report of an aggressive animal. An adult male was bitten on his fingers. The owner of the dog has yet to be identified. Case is open.
Colorado Mayors, Including Longmont's:  We’ll Take On The Paris Climate Agreement Ourselves

Colorado Mayors, Including Longmont's: We’ll Take On The Paris Climate Agreement Ourselves

This story was originally published in The Colorado Independent. By Corey Hutchins of The Colorado Independent Following President Donald Trump’s announcement that the U.S.
Longmont's Community Garden

Longmont's Community Garden

Did you know Longmont has an organic community garden? From the City of Longmont's website : History: Founded in 1996, the Second Start Community Garden is a communal organic garden where people of all ages and all levels of gardening experience grow
Police Report: June 16, 2017

Police Report: June 16, 2017

FDC/Crime Trespass On Thursday, June 15th, 2017, an officer was dispatched to the 500 block of Americana Rd. on the report of a 1st degree criminal trespass into a vehicle. There are no leads at this time and the case will be closed.