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Climbing Collective Rebrands, Relocates & Expands

Climbing Collective Rebrands, Relocates & Expands

By Shelley Widhalm | Renderings courtesy Climbing Collective The Longmont Climbing Collective has grown so fast, it already needs a new building and is adding two new locations. Now called the Climbing Collective, the bouldering gym is in Longmont, Loveland and...

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Find Hyper-Local Dishes at Niwot’s Farow Restaurant 

Find Hyper-Local Dishes at Niwot’s Farow Restaurant 

By Brittany Anas | Photos by Jonathan Castner Patrick and Lisa Balcom, chefs and owners of Farow in Niwot.  The menu at Farow, a relative newcomer to Niwot’s restaurant scene, reads like a seasonal greatest hits list with co-owner and chef Patrick Balcom rotating...

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Limited Space and Time? Try a Kitchen Garden.

Limited Space and Time? Try a Kitchen Garden.

By Emma Castleberry Do you like the idea of harvesting your very own homegrown vegetables, but you simply don’t have the time or space to care for a full-fledged vegetable plot? One of the most beautiful things about gardening is that it can be scaled to meet your...

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Money-Saving Home Upgrades 

Money-Saving Home Upgrades 

By Andy Stonehouse Interested in helping to cut down on your ever-increasing Colorado power and utility bills? There are a variety of steps you can take to help deal with rising costs and add a bit of environmental-efficiency at the same time. Consider AC alternatives...

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2023 Interior Design Trends

2023 Interior Design Trends

By Misty Kaiser According to the design blogosphere, minimalism is on its way out. In its place you’ll see bold choices everywhere. Colors are rich and saturated. Look for pattern in everything from floors to furniture. Think eclectic comfort rather than stripped...

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Home Automation for Convenience and Cost Savings

Home Automation for Convenience and Cost Savings

By John Teehan Home automation is a rapidly increasing industry that enables homeowners to control many parts of their homes with the push of a button, voice commands, or a smartphone. Products offer a wide variety of advantages, including energy cost reductions in...

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Homespun influence with Vernetta Angelo of Budget Home Supply

Homespun influence with Vernetta Angelo of Budget Home Supply

By Elise Oberliesen Vernetta Angelo splits her time as a successful real estate broker and marketing director at Budget Home Supply, a local home improvement and lumber supplier. Vernetta also goes by “mom” to her 17-year-old son, and 11-year-old daughter.  She works...

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Resolving to Read More?

Longmont Library is here to help.  When it comes to New Year’s resolutions, health related goals top the list. That’s to be expected. However, there are plenty of us who want to dig a bit deeper into the written word. A good story has the power to transport us...

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Valentine’s Day

Valentine’s Day is on its way and we’re here to help. These local businesses can make your celebration of love as unique as you want it to be. Wine and Dine Get things started with your favorite bottle from Wyatt’s Wet Goods. Whether you know what you want or need a...

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