http://www.commercecitysentinel.com/todaysnews/rss.xml en Meeting provides news on construction of North Metro Rail Line http://www.commercecitysentinel.com/content/meeting-provides-news-construction-north-metro-rail-line <img src="http://www.commercecitysentinel.com/sites/www.commercecitysentinel.com/files/imagecache/thumb85/cc_news_northmetroline_062315.jpg" alt="" title="" align="left" hspace="6" width="75" height="85" /><p> <b style="line-height: 20.3999996185303px;">COMMERCE CITY &ndash;</b><span style="line-height: 20.3999996185303px;"> Members of the public received an update on the progress of the RTD FasTracks North Metro Rail Line June 17 at the Commerce City Recreation center.</span></p> U.S. mid-continent seismicity linked to high-rate injection wells http://www.commercecitysentinel.com/content/us-mid-continent-seismicity-linked-high-rate-injection-wells <img src="http://www.commercecitysentinel.com/sites/www.commercecitysentinel.com/files/imagecache/thumb85/all_reg_injectionearthquakes_062315.jpg" alt="" title="" align="left" hspace="6" width="128" height="85" /><p> <span style="line-height: 20.3999996185303px;">COLORADO &mdash;&nbsp;A dramatic increase in the rate of earthquakes in the central and eastern U.S. since 2009 is associated with fluid injection wells used in oil and gas development, according to a new study by the University of Colorado-Boulder and the U.S. Geological Survey.</span></p> Teach 'em young http://www.commercecitysentinel.com/content/teach-em-young <img src="http://www.commercecitysentinel.com/sites/www.commercecitysentinel.com/files/imagecache/thumb85/cc_sp_tball1_062315.jpg" alt="After fielding the ball, Jamie Ramirez quickly engages an opposing team’s baserunner in a rundown during a recent youth league T-Ball game. " title="After fielding the ball, Jamie Ramirez quickly engages an opposing team’s baserunner in a rundown during a recent youth league T-Ball game. " align="left" hspace="6" width="73" height="85" /> Commerce City to celebrate Bike to Work Day June 24 http://www.commercecitysentinel.com/content/commerce-city-celebrate-bike-work-day-june-24 <img src="http://www.commercecitysentinel.com/sites/www.commercecitysentinel.com/files/imagecache/thumb85/cc_haps_biketowork_062315_1.jpg" alt="Bikers take a break during the 2014 Bike to Work Day in Commerce City." title="Bikers take a break during the 2014 Bike to Work Day in Commerce City." align="left" hspace="6" width="128" height="85" /><p class="p1"> <b>COMMERCE CITY</b><span> &mdash; Bicyclists commuting to and from Commerce City are encouraged to leave their car at home June 24 for the region&rsquo;s annual Bike to Work Day.&nbsp;</span></p> <p class="p2"> Organized by the Denver Regional Council of Governments, Bike to Work Day raises awareness about the benefits of bicycle commuting. Participants bike to and from work, while stopping for refreshments and camaraderie at event stations along the way.</p> E-470 bald eagle nest collapses http://www.commercecitysentinel.com/content/e-470-bald-eagle-nest-collapses <img src="http://www.commercecitysentinel.com/sites/www.commercecitysentinel.com/files/imagecache/thumb85/sbc_news_adcoeagles1_061615.jpg" alt="Pictured is one of two eaglets whose nest collapsed June 7, in Brighton, near the intersection of E-470 and 120th Avenue. Both are reported to be doing well at their new temporary home with the Birds of Prey Foundation. Members of the Raptor Education Foundation’s Eagle Brigade, along with officials from Colorado Parks and Wildlife, came to the rescue of the eaglets after their nest collapsed. There’s been some controversy since the rescue of what to do next with the young birds, which had not yet fledged their nest but were expected to do so near month’s end. " title="Pictured is one of two eaglets whose nest collapsed June 7, in Brighton, near the intersection of E-470 and 120th Avenue. Both are reported to be doing well at their new temporary home with the Birds of Prey Foundation. Members of the Raptor Education Foundation’s Eagle Brigade, along with officials from Colorado Parks and Wildlife, came to the rescue of the eaglets after their nest collapsed. There’s been some controversy since the rescue of what to do next with the young birds, which had not yet fledged their nest but were expected to do so near month’s end. " align="left" hspace="6" width="57" height="85" /><p> <b style="line-height: 20.3999996185303px;">ADAMS COUNTY &mdash;</b><span style="line-height: 20.3999996185303px;"> Just days after the Raptor Education Foundation announced it would, once again this year, be watching over a bald eagle&rsquo;s nest near E-470, the conservation group was called into action.</span></p> AdCo ranks high nationally in job growth http://www.commercecitysentinel.com/content/adco-ranks-high-nationally-job-growth <p> <b style="line-height: 20.3999996185303px;">NORTHERN FRONT RANGE &mdash;</b><span style="line-height: 20.3999996185303px;"> Employers in Weld and Adams counties are adding jobs at the fastest rates in the nation, according to a recent report, which ranks the counties first and third in the nation, respectively, in terms of employment increase percentages.</span></p> Commerce City veterinarian appointed to Colorado’s racing commission http://www.commercecitysentinel.com/content/commerce-city-veterinarian-appointed-colorado%E2%80%99s-racing-commission <p> <b style="line-height: 20.3999996185303px;">DENVER</b><span style="line-height: 20.3999996185303px;"> &mdash; Gov. John Hickenlooper on June 8 appointed Commerce City&rsquo;s Lori A. Scott, doctor of veterinary medicine, to the Colorado Racing Commission. She will serve as the commission&rsquo;s official veterinarian.</span></p> Army soldiers collecting debris at Rocky Mountain Arsenal http://www.commercecitysentinel.com/content/army-soldiers-collecting-debris-rocky-mountain-arsenal <p> <b style="line-height: 20.3999996185303px;">COMMERCE CITY</b><span style="line-height: 20.3999996185303px;"> &mdash; About 40 U.S. Army soldiers from Fort Carlson began a three-day munitions debris collection at a historic disposal area June 22, at the Rocky Mountain Arsenal National Wildlife Refuge, in Commerce City.</span></p>