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Fort Collins

  • Blogs

    October 18, 2011

    Medical marijuana ban opponent in Fort Collins says fight is still uphill despite fundraising lead

    Organic Alternatives​Medical marijuana dispensary owner Steve Ackerman's been in the spotlight a lot this week. Organic Alternatives, his MMC, is among several in Fort Collins that have been organized by UFCW Local 7. And he continues to lead the campaign against Question 300, a proposed medic ... More >>

  • Blogs

    July 12, 2010

    Car fire destroys Candy Claws' gear in the middle of East Coast tour

    ​ Oh, man, bummer news coming from the Candy Claws camp today. The outfit, in the midst of an East Coast tour, lost all of its gear yesterday, along with their merch and a good deal of personal effects in car fire somewhere on I-76 in Pennsylvania. No word yet as to the cause of the fire, but ... More >>

  • Blogs

    June 23, 2010

    Westboro Baptist Church protest in Fort Collins to be met with silence

    WBC's evil Fred Phelps.​Earlier this month, we told you about threats by the haters from Westboro Baptist Church to befoul a number of area locations, with several opportunities for bigotry against gays and Jewish residents of Fort Collins planned. If WBC does show up, the Lambda Community Ce ... More >>

  • Blogs

    June 30, 2009

    MP3 Freeloader: The Nautical Mile Sunday, July 5 at hi-dive

    Abbi McCouryThere is definitely a critical mass of precocious radio-friendly pop rock bands along the front range. Add Boulder-by-way-of-Ft Collins band Nautical Mile to the rapidly expanding roster of bands vying for your attention. Featuring Rachel Cummings providing the frontman, er, frontwoman d ... More >>

  • Blogs

    June 8, 2009

    Gelazzi's gelatinis are unwrapped tonight on the Food Network

    Gelazzi, the gelateria at 1411 Larimer Street, with additional shops in Fort Collins and Highlands Ranch, is making its television debut tonight, June 8, at 7 p.m. on Food Network's Unwrapped, the popular show hosted by Marc Summers that explores America's most classic foods. (Think peanut butter, b ... More >>

  • Blogs

    June 3, 2009

    Chicken fingers and drive-in movies, that's what Fort Collins does!

    A Flickr PhotoMy mouth is watering uncontrollably. I love chicken fingers. And the drive-in. One of these loves is new-found and the other is a classic, but my adoration for both was renewed this week when I took a trip to Fort Collins. And since this is a food blog, let's focus on the chicken fing ... More >>

  • Blogs

    May 28, 2009

    Missed FoCoMx? No worries. Check this out.

    Last month, the Fort Collins Music Association hosted the area's first ever all local music festival, dubbed the Fort Collins Music Experiment (FoCoMx for short). As hard to believe as it is that such an event never existed until this year, it's not difficult to see that the supply definitely exists ... More >>

  • Music

    May 21, 2009

    Stella Luce

    Zugenruhe
    Self-released

  • Blogs

    May 21, 2009

    Closure of Fort Collins Now marks end of era in great Northern Colorado weekly newspaper war

    An image from the last edition of "Fort Collins Now." Today marks the final edition of Fort Collins Now, a weekly newspaper that built up a considerable following dating to 2003, when it was born as the Fort Collins Weekly. Indeed, Northern Colorado as a whole was practically bursting at the seams ... More >>

  • Blogs

    May 12, 2009

    Fort Collins Coloradoan's Denver printing switch starts today

    As you can see by the adjacent logo, the Fort Collins Coloradoan's slogan is, "Bringing Fort Collins Home." But beginning today, the company responsible for bringing the Coloradoan to Fort Collins is the Denver Newspaper Agency. Back on March 11, rumors began circulating about a deal between the ... More >>

  • Blogs

    April 30, 2009

    Rich Bircumshaw, voice of CSU Rams, dies

    Rich Bircumshaw. The Fort Collins Coloradoan reports in this article that Rich Bircumshaw, news director of KCOL radio and the official voice of the Colorado State University Rams, was hospitalized after suffering a stroke yesterday -- and unfortunately, he was unable to recover. A spokeswoman for ... More >>

  • Music

    April 16, 2009

    Synthetic Elements

    Trashed Out Paradise
    Filthy Beast Records

  • Music

    February 26, 2009

    Roe

    Letter and Lights
    Self-released

  • Blogs

    February 13, 2009

    Fort Collins set to debut all-local music fest in April

    In recent years, Fort Collins has produced and fostered its fair share of acts, from Brotherhood of Dae Han and the Heyday to Set Forth and Roe. Now our neighbor to the north has its very own local-music festival, thanks to the fine folks at the Fort Collins Musicians Association. The event, dubbed ... More >>

  • Calendar

    January 15, 2009
  • Blogs

    January 9, 2009

    A preview of Immortal Dominion's forthcoming album

    Immortal Dominion, the monster metal unit out of Fort Collins, has recently completed tracking its brand new album. After spending five weeks in the studio with renown producer Sterling Winfield, who's overseen albums by Mercyful Fate, Pantera and Hell Yeah, among others, the platter has been shippe ... More >>

  • Blogs

    December 19, 2008

    Dr. Shmuckburn, Senator from Oklahoma

    We like our doctors. We trust our doctors. They are highly trained and they know what is good for us, what makes us feel better. So Dr. Tom Coburn, a family practitioner who specializes in obstetrics and allergy treatment in Muskogee, Oklahoma, must be right when he called the Fort Collins Bike Libr ... More >>

  • Blogs

    December 8, 2008

    Ozric Tentacles moves to Fort Collins

    Received word over the weekend from Chris Kresge, aka Chris K, the host of Colorado Sound on KRFC in Fort Collins, that Ozric Tentacles, a lauded British prog-rock act with 25 releases to its credit in its nearly quarter century existence, has relocated to the Fort. Word comes on the heels of news ... More >>

  • Blogs

    December 5, 2008

    Beer and Cheer: Isolation Ale

    Isolation Ale Odell Brewing Company Fort Collins Isolation Ale is one of several local winter warmers - Avery's Old Jubilation, Boulder Beer's Never Summer and Breckenridge Brewery's Christmas Ale among them. But this traditional English-style strong ale is lighter and easier to drink than some of ... More >>

  • Music

    November 13, 2008
  • Blogs

    November 10, 2008

    12 Cents for Marvin commemorates a dozen years together by... breaking up?

    Fort Collins ska masterminds, 12 Cents for Marvin, will be calling it a day with a pair of shows commemorating a dozen years together (although the band reports that it formed nearly a decade ago during college -- evidently, someone within the organization's doing new math or something) and nearly a ... More >>

  • Blogs

    October 14, 2008

    Roe previews songs from new record

    Brace yourselves for yet another batch of pristinely crafted, radio-friendly pop served up from Ft. Collins. From the sounds of it, Roe -- who's previewing new songs from its forthcoming full-length, Letters and Light, every week until the record drops on November 13 -- is inline to be the next act ... More >>

  • Blogs

    July 16, 2008

    Live Review: Ween's "Super Secret" MySpace Show at Hodi's Half Note

    Photo: Elliott Johnson Ween rocks Ft. Collins. Ween Tuesday, July 15, 2008 Hodi’s Half Note, Fort Collins Better than: Any rock show in Fort Collins in recent memory. There really is no precedent for last night's show in Fort Collins that feels worth mentioning – none that I’m aware of, an ... More >>

  • Blogs

    July 1, 2008

    Breaking News: Tickle Me Pink Bassist Found Dead

    Just received word that Johnny Schou, bassist for Fort Collins-based power-pop act Tickle Me Pink, was found dead this morning at his home at the age of 22. Prior to passing away, the four-stringer, a 2005 graduate of Ft. Collins High School, also worked as an assistant engineer at the Blasting Room ... More >>

  • Culture

    June 26, 2008

    Magnolia Tapestry Project

    Fort Collins Musuem of Contemporary Art

  • Blogs

    May 5, 2008

    Allegiant Air Landing Botch: Big Story or Little Story?

    Few stories illustrate the different gauges broadcast media and newspapers use to determine newsworthiness than the one involving a May 4 Allegiant Air flight from Las Vegas to Fort Collins. During the landing at the Fort Collins-Loveland Municipal Airport, the plane overshot the runway by approxima ... More >>

  • Blogs

    November 29, 2007
  • Blogs

    August 17, 2007

    A Performance of Pleasure and Pain

    If you like your entertainment erotic and your pleasure tinged with pain, consider a trip up to Fort Collins this weekend for the Voodoo Fetish Ball at Club Static, 1437 East Mulberry. Master Goliath will perform Shibari (Japanese rope bondage) and the dommes of Pavlovia promise something special an ... More >>

  • News

    July 26, 2007

    Newspaper Wars

    The northern Colorado newspaper market is a real pie fight.

  • Calendar

    April 12, 2007

    Girls With Guns

    The Femme Fatale 2 show is sweeter than it sounds.

  • News

    December 7, 2006

    Paper Chase

    Print is far from dead in Fort Collins, where five free weeklies compete for ad revenue and readers' eyeballs.

  • Calendar

    September 7, 2006

    Passion for Fashion

    Fort Collins makes its mark on the style map.

  • News

    January 5, 2006

    Homeless for the Holidays

    Give this guy the bum's rush.

  • Music

    July 21, 2005

    Critic's Choice

    The Things They Carry

  • Music

    April 7, 2005

    GasHead

    Knuckles Avec Sombreros (Hapi Skratch Records)

  • Calendar

    March 24, 2005
  • Calendar

    March 24, 2005
  • Calendar

    March 24, 2005
  • Goods & Services

    March 24, 2005

    Best Place to Detox

    Shambhala Mountain Center

  • Music

    January 6, 2005

    Drag the River

    Hey BuddiesŠ (Mars Motors) Music for Life (Harmonized Records)

  • Music

    August 12, 2004

    Core of the Earth

    Loadstone (Self-released)

  • Calendar

    June 19, 2003

    Bug Love

    A car show to exhaust VW fans

  • Sports & Recreation

    March 27, 2003

    Best Yoga Retreat

    Shambhala Mountain Center
    Red Feather Lakes,

  • Sports & Recreation

    April 4, 2002

    Best Bike-Ride Maps

    Latitude 40 Degrees

  • Calendar

    April 4, 2002

    Best Punk Recording

    Live Plus One
    All
    Epitaph

  • Music

    January 31, 2002

    Hit Pick

    Orbit Service

  • Best of Denver

    June 29, 2000

    Best race to forget you are running

    Colorado Run, Fort Collins

  • Best of Denver

    June 29, 2000
  • Music

    January 13, 2000

    Hit Pick

    This week's local music pick.

  • News

    September 7, 1994

    UNECONOMIC DEVELOPMENT

    DID A SQUABBLE WITH COLORADO SPRINGS COST FORT COLLINS $300 MILLION?

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