Informed Readers Book Club: December Selection Explores the Effects of Screen Time

When did your child get his or her first tablet or smartphone? For a generation of parents, the age given in response has been younger and younger. As you look around, do you wonder whether the ever-present screen in front of us might be affecting our behavior and thought processes? You’re not alone in your … More Informed Readers Book Club: December Selection Explores the Effects of Screen Time

Managing Risks of Gas and Oil, Wells and Pipelines

On November 4 the Environmental Action Team hosted a talk to learn more about how cities manage risks associated with gas and oil wells and pipelines.  Jason Elkins, Civil engineer at the City of Longmont presented: Gas & Oil Wells and Pipelines: What one City is doing to identify, investigate and assess the risks. We invite … More Managing Risks of Gas and Oil, Wells and Pipelines

2017 Election Information

Although “off year” elections don’t usually get a ton of attention, this year’s election deserves your participation!  City and county-wide issues will be voted on as well as candidates for city council and mayor (Loveland), and school board directors (Poudre and Thompson School Districts).  Learn more about what you’ll see on your ballot using the … More 2017 Election Information

CrossCurrents Tackles Key Local Issues

Term Limits Our CrossCurrents team has been busy hosting panel discussions on key local issues.  Most recently, CrossCurrents explored Term Limits for County Officials.  Panelists included: Bob Berry, Regional Director of Term Limits Inc. Tom Donnelly, Larimer County Commissioner for District 3 Bruce Croissant, Community Activist If you missed the initial broadcast of this program, … More CrossCurrents Tackles Key Local Issues

Poudre School District Candidate Forum

This fall’s election has plenty of important decisions for local voters.  While this is an “off year” (voters aren’t selecting representatives for federal office) the decisions to be made have a tremendous impact here locally.  Both Thompson and Poudre School Districts have elections for school board.  Whether you have children in the school districts or … More Poudre School District Candidate Forum