Lafayette (Colorado, United States)

Type: City
Name: Lafayette (Colorado, United States)
Country: United States
Latitude: 39.990002
Longitude: -105.099998
population: 23,716
First reported Apr 22 2014 - Updated 4 hours ago - 2 reports

Oil and Gas Industry, Locals Battle Over Fracking in Colorado

Source: ThinkstockThe battle for the future of oil and gas drilling in the United States is playing out in Colorado, as both the industry and environmental groups step up efforts to beat back the other side. Both sides have claimed successes as public ... [Published Wall St. Cheat Sheet - Apr 22 2014]
First reported 20 hours ago - Updated 20 hours ago - 1 reports

U.S. News & World report ranks top high schools in Colorado

U.S. News & World Report for 2014, using facets including student/teacher ratio, test scores and how well the schools prepare students for college. Of the 363 to the magazine's top list.These are the Top 10 in Colorado, according to U.S. News:1. Peak ... [Published Denver Post - 20 hours ago]
First reported 20 hours ago - Updated 20 hours ago - 1 reports

Spring cleanup efforts expand in Lafayette

Public Achievement students to host trail cleanup prior to city's residential programFor the third year, Lafayette is requiring residents to collect yard waste in compostable bags for collection. Tree limbs must be cut to lengths shorter than 8 feet. ... [Published Colorado Hometown Weekly - 20 hours ago]
First reported Apr 22 2014 - Updated Apr 22 2014 - 1 reports

Lawmakers want state audit of U.S. 36 deal

A group of state lawmakers are asking for a state audit of the controversial public-private deal reached to widen and collect tolls on U.S. 36 between Denver and Boulder.The request was made Tuesday by Rep. Mike Foote, a Lafayette Democrat, and 14 other ... [Published Denver Post - Apr 22 2014]
First reported Apr 21 2014 - Updated Apr 21 2014 - 2 reports

4 rushed to hospital after 2-vehicle crash

LAFAYETTE, Colo. - Four people were hurt in a crash on Colorado Highway 287 (N. 107th St.) and Arapahoe Rd. in Lafayette Monday morning. The highway is the most direct route from Longmont to ... ... [Published Big News Network - Apr 21 2014]
First reported Apr 21 2014 - Updated Apr 21 2014 - 1 reports

Three people hospitalized after early-morning car crash in Lafayette

_ Three people were hospitalized after an early morning collision between a pickup truck and a sedan in Lafayette.The crash occurred at 4:52 a.m. at U.S. 287 and Arapahoe Road in Lafayette, according to Colorado State Patrol Trooper Nate Reid.The crash ... [Published Boulder Daily Camera - Apr 21 2014]
First reported Apr 19 2014 - Updated Apr 19 2014 - 1 reports

Bill calls for toll-lane expansion transparency

LAFAYETTE, Colo. - Toll roads and public-private partnerships. Two things that ignited a firestorm of criticism this spring.A new bill introduced Friday by state Sen. Matt Jones, D-Louisville, calls for more in-depth public review of any future expansion ... [Published Denver Channel - Apr 19 2014]
First reported Apr 19 2014 - Updated Apr 19 2014 - 1 reports

Melinda J. McIntyre, RN, Secures Membership in the Prestigious International Nurses Association

Worldwide Leaders in Healthcare and the International Nurses Association are proud to announce that Melinda J. McIntyre, RN, is being honored for her exceptional successes in the nursing community. With twenty years in the industry, Melinda has demonstrated ... [Published ECPlaza - Apr 19 2014]
First reported Apr 18 2014 - Updated Apr 18 2014 - 2 reports

Hospices in Boulder Valley, Northern Colorado will merge

TRU Community Care in Lafayette and Hospice of Northern Colorado in Greeley said they will consolidate their not-for-profit operations by summer because of increased regulation and decreasing reimbursement in a competitive health-care environment.Both ... [Published Boulder County Business Report - Apr 18 2014]
First reported Apr 18 2014 - Updated Apr 18 2014 - 2 reports

Costly ads to fuel ballot battles over fracking

Cliff Willmeng has two children and a full-time job as a registered nurse – and he still devotes hours of his time every week to getting an initiative placed on the November ballot to restrict oil and gas development.Willmeng, a Lafayette resident, has ... [Published Northern Colorado Business Report - Apr 18 2014]
First reported Apr 18 2014 - Updated Apr 18 2014 - 1 reports

No GOP candidates step forward to run for two Boulder County-based statehouse seats

_ There are no Republican candidates for two of the Colorado Legislature's Boulder County-based House districts in this year's elections, county GOP chairwoman Ellyn Hilliard said Thursday."Not a soul" stepped forward, Hilliard said, by Thursday's deadline ... [Published Boulder Daily Camera - Apr 18 2014]
First reported Apr 17 2014 - Updated Apr 17 2014 - 1 reports

Centaurus students aim to raise poverty awareness

Boulder County isn't immune to poverty, and on Friday, April 25 Centaurus High School students who participate in the University of Colorado's Public Achievement program will host "A Night in the Streets" to raise awareness about its prevalence.The event, ... [Published Colorado Hometown Weekly - Apr 17 2014]

Quotes

...with Centaurus students and is supported by (University of Colorado) Public Achievement," said Public Achievement director Elaina Verveer. "They wanted to do something to help the flood-recovery efforts in their area and that trails runs right behind the high school."
Foote said the audit was needed "to assure the public interest is protected in present and future public-private partnerships."
"I really like the property," Sanders said. "I'm sold on this area. I think the Northern Colorado story is very positive. I plan on holding it for the long term. What that long term is, is tough to tell."
"We just don't have money in this state to fund transportation" said state Rep. Tracy Kraft-Tharp, D-Arvada. "And we have a lot of serious transportation needs."

More Content

All (160) | News (156) | Reports (0) | Blogs (4) | Audio/Video (0) | Fact Sheets (0) | Press Releases (0)
sort by: Date | Relevance
U.S. News & World report ranks top high schools... [Published Denver Post - 20 hours ago]
Spring cleanup efforts expand in Lafayette [Published Colorado Hometown Weekly - 20 hours ago]
Lawmakers want state audit of U.S. 36 deal [Published Denver Post - Apr 22 2014]
Oil and Gas Industry, Locals Battle Over Fracki... [Published Wall St. Cheat Sheet - Apr 22 2014]
Oil and Gas Industry, Locals Battle Over Fracki... [Published Wall St. Cheat Sheet - Apr 22 2014]
Great American hikes: 20 top trails across the USA [Published USA Today - Apr 22 2014]
4 rushed to hospital after 2-vehicle crash [Published Big News Network - Apr 21 2014]
Apartment complex in Fort Collins sells for $39... [Published Northern Colorado Business Report - Apr 21 2014]
Two prep school grads allegedly ran drug ring o... [Published UPI - Apr 21 2014]
Three people hospitalized after early-morning c... [Published Boulder Daily Camera - Apr 21 2014]
Crash blocking lanes at 287 and Arapahoe [Published Denver Channel - Apr 21 2014]
Boulder, Broomfield, Weld home sales: April 21,... [Published Boulder Daily Camera - Apr 21 2014]
Tapan Munroe [Published Recordnet.com - Apr 19 2014]
Bill calls for toll-lane expansion transparency [Published Denver Channel - Apr 19 2014]
Environmental issues are in the air — and below... [Published Colorado Statesman - Apr 19 2014]
Melinda J. McIntyre, RN, Secures Membership in ... [Published ECPlaza - Apr 19 2014]
Hospices in Boulder Valley, Northern Colorado w... [Published Boulder County Business Report - Apr 18 2014]
Twelve companies in region garner VC in 1Q [Published Boulder County Business Report - Apr 18 2014]
Physically challenged Colorado teen attempting ... [Published Denver Post - Apr 18 2014]
How women are being punished for living longer [Published The Week Magazine - Apr 18 2014]
Boulder County's 'bunny guru' nurses injured ra... [Published Boulder Daily Camera - Apr 18 2014]
Costly ads to fuel ballot battles over fracking [Published Northern Colorado Business Report - Apr 18 2014]
No GOP candidates step forward to run for two B... [Published Boulder Daily Camera - Apr 18 2014]
Oil & Gas Industry and Locals Battle Over Frack... [Published OilPrice.com - Apr 18 2014]
Boulder County, Weld County hospice care organi... [Published Boulder Daily Camera - Apr 18 2014]
Pony Express BBQ Challenge coming up [Published KRVN 880 Rural Radio - Apr 17 2014]
Purdue, IU churning out more patents, startups [Published Universities News - Apr 17 2014]
Colorado oil and gas front group spends million... [Published Wilderness Society - Apr 17 2014]
Centaurus students aim to raise poverty awareness [Published Colorado Hometown Weekly - Apr 17 2014]
Latino voters and workers courted: jobs vs. env... [Published La Voz Nueva - Apr 17 2014]
1 2 3 4 5 6
In Focus
  •  
  •  
  •  
  •  
  •  
  •  
  •  
  •  
  •  
Content Volume
Document Volume
Network
Network

Blogs

sort by: Date | Relevance
Oil and Gas Industry, Locals Battle Over Fracki... [Published Wall St. Cheat Sheet - Apr 22 2014]
Source: Thinkstock The battle for the future of oil and gas drilling in the United States is playing out in Colorado, as both the industry and environmental groups step up efforts to beat back the other side. Both sides have claimed successes as ...
One California oil town keeps fracking in check... [Published Grist - the Latest from Grist - Mar 26 2014]
To the city council, the story sounded a little fishy. It was true that Carson City, Calif., probably still had oil of some kind.  Los Angeles County had a well-documented history of being an oily place. As early as the 1850s, there were reports of ...
Who is tempted by Colorado pot tourism?, Part 2. [Published Althouse - Mar 16 2014]
In the comments to the previous post , where I asked what all the attention to Flight 370 was distracting us from, Left Bank of the Charles said:Why is Althouse inviting trolling on her own blog? To distract from the fact she is in Ogallalla en route ...
March 22 is Grand Opening Celebration for Anthe... [Published PR.com Press Releases - Mar 12 2014]
Broomfield, CO, March 12, 2014 --( PR.com )-- Mark Saturday, March 22 on your calendar. It’s the date that prospective home buyers are invited to the grand opening celebration for six new model homes in Anthem Ranch by Toll Brothers, a new 55+ active-adult ...
1
Contact Us
Sales
Support


Freebase CC-BY Some image thumbnails are sourced from Freebase, licensed under CC-BY

Copyright (C) 2014 Silobreaker Ltd. All rights reserved.
The selection and placement of stories and images on any Silobreaker page are determined automatically by a computer program.
The time or date displayed reflects when an article was added to or updated in Silobreaker.