Building an Arts Hub

Downtown Longmont now a Creative District Artisans, musicians, and creative entrepreneurs have long felt at home in Longmont, and over the years many have set up shop or studio downtown and gone to work. To be sure, this community’s creative energy has been stirring...

“SMART HOME” Automation

The long awaited ability to control aspects of your home with a simple touch has finally become a thing of the present. What are the best and safest ways to utilize it right now? It started in 1962. That’s when The Jetsons debuted and Americans first began to dream of...

5 Overlooked Fall Home Improvements

Most homeowners know the major winter season preparations. They’ve spent a couple of cool Saturdays wandering around armed with weather stripping and a caulk gun. Some of them may wait a little too long after the last leaf falls to get to the gutters, but they’ll do...

Bulb planting time is upon us

Close your eyes and imagine next spring, the thrill you get with the first crocus opening its blooms in the sunlight. The sight of that early speck of color turning into an eye-popping wave of beauty is a sure cure for winter blues. It’s also one of the only things...

Street Tacos & Hardtails

Story by L. L. Charles, Photos © by YannPhotoVideo.com When you sit down for lunch with Jason Rogers and Chad Melis at the new Cyclhops Cantina in Longmont, the talk runs to bike tire pressures, wicked twisty trails, high quality craft beer in a can, and ideas about...

Solstice Kinetic Sculpture Race

By Adam Martin, Photos courtesy of kineticists.org To the best of Jonathan Sterner’s knowledge, the Solstice Kinetic Sculpture Race is the second longest running race of its kind. Sterner is the Event Coordinator for this year’s race, scheduled for June 21 at Union...