• Chavez joins Eagle Ridge Medical team

    BRIGHTON — Dr. David Chavez recently joined the Eagle Ridge Family Medicine team and will be serving the Brighton and northern Commerce City communities.

  • New Ziggi’s Coffee opening this autumn in Commerce City

    COMMERCE CITY — The owners of Longmont’s Ziggi’s Coffee announced that Commerce City will be one of the three new locations opening later this year along the Front Range.

    The company’s first-ever combined drive-thru and café will be opening in the Belle Creek area in October, according to a news release from Ziggi’s.

  • Nicole Regla graduates Air Force basic training

    Air Force Airman 1st Class Nicole M. Regla recently graduated from basic military training at Joint Base San Antonio-Lackland, San Antonio, Texas.

    The airman completed an intensive, eight-week program that included training in military discipline and studies, Air Force core values, physical fitness, and basic warfare principles and skills.

  • As special session prospects dwindle, no support for 'local control' from Weld mayors

    WELD COUNTY — Officials from at least two southern Weld County communities have indicated — either verbally or through their actions — they are against a series of highly disputed oil and gas industry measures possibly slated to appear on the November general election ballot.

  • Utility groups face tough sell with some on 'smart meters'

    BRIGHTON — Northern Front Range utility provider United Power is one of the latest companies to begin transitioning to smart meters, remotely accessed tracking devices praised by utility companies for convenience but considered by some critics to be flawed or even dangerous.

  • Salud Family Health Center in Commerce City welcomes Dr. Michael Noonan to practice

    COMMERCE CITY — The Commerce City Salud Family Health Center, 6255 N. Quebec Parkway, welcomed a new health-care provider to its clinci.

    Earlier this month, Michael Noonan, D.O., became the newest provider at the health center.

  • Economic forecast breakfast Feb. 21

    Commerce City’s annual economic forecast breakfast runs from 7:30 to 9:30 a.m. Friday, Feb. 21, at the Commerce City Civic Center council chambers, 7887 E. 60th Ave.

    Speakers include John Gallagher, vice president of refining for Suncor Energy; Patty Silverstein, president of Development Research partners and chief economist for the Metro Denver Economic Development Corp.; Lisa Strunk, senior economist with Development Research Partnersl and Moose Koons, co-founder of the Rocky Mountain Soda Co.

  • Suncor wins Community Partner honor from Metro North Chamber

    WESTMINSTER — Suncor Energy was among the honorees Jan. 24 at the Metro North Chamber of Commerce’s Annual Gala & Business Awards at the Westminster Westin Hotel.


    Vice President of Refining John Gallagher and Lisha Burnett, communications and stakeholder relations manager for Suncor, accepted the Outstanding Community Partner of the Year honor on behalf of the company.

  • Lois Harriet Mock

    Lois Harriet Mock passed away on Dec.25, 2013, in Chipley, Fla.  She was 89 years old.

    A memorial service was held Jan. 25, 2014, at Ahlberg Funeral Chapel.  Cremation has taken place in Florida.

    Memorial contributions may be made to the Lois Mock Memorial in care of Ahlberg Funeral Chapel, 326 Terry St., Longmont, CO 80501. Visit www.ahlbergfuneralchapel.com to share condolences.


  • Quality Community Initiative receives LILAC award for issue 2K

    COMMERCE CITY — Commerce City leaders honored five local businesses Dec. 5 at its sixth business appreciation event at Dick’s Sporting Goods Park.


    “A key to Commerce City’s growth has been the success of our 1,500-member business community,” said Deputy City Manager Jim Hayes. “This annual event recognizes the achievements of local businesses and thanks them for investing in our city.”