http://www.commercecitysentinel.com/todaysnews/rss.xml en Students mark youth art month with Gallery On The Go http://www.commercecitysentinel.com/content/students-mark-youth-art-month-gallery-go <img src="http://www.commercecitysentinel.com/sites/www.commercecitysentinel.com/files/imagecache/thumb85/cc_gotg1_042115.jpg" alt="Girls from the local Boys &amp; Girls Club pose with their creations (above) during last month’s Gallery On The Go event. Photos provided by Mandy Thomas" title="Girls from the local Boys &amp; Girls Club pose with their creations (above) during last month’s Gallery On The Go event. Photos provided by Mandy Thomas" align="left" hspace="6" width="140" height="85" /><p> <b style="line-height: 20.3999996185303px;">COMMERCE CITY &mdash; </b><span style="line-height: 20.3999996185303px;">A group of 100 young women from the Commerce City Boys &amp; Girls Club and other local groups took part in a painting party last month to mark National Youth Art Month.</span></p> <p> <span style="line-height: 20.3999996185303px;">The girls were part of an event organized with the help of Gallery On The Go, which also included a screening of &ldquo;Cinderella&rdquo; at the Harkins Theater in Northfield.</span></p> As oil prices weigh on drilling work, renewables remain a force http://www.commercecitysentinel.com/content/oil-prices-weigh-drilling-work-renewables-remain-force <img src="http://www.commercecitysentinel.com/sites/www.commercecitysentinel.com/files/imagecache/thumb85/flm_reg_renewables1_041515.jpg" alt="Wind turbines, like those manufactured by Vestas in Brighton, are just one of the many components of Colorado&amp;#039;s energy industry, which altogether employs more than 120,000 workers and pumps more than $41 billion into the state&amp;#039;s economy." title="Wind turbines, like those manufactured by Vestas in Brighton, are just one of the many components of Colorado&amp;#039;s energy industry, which altogether employs more than 120,000 workers and pumps more than $41 billion into the state&amp;#039;s economy." align="left" hspace="6" width="114" height="85" /><p> <b style="line-height: 20.3999996185303px;">EASTERN COLORADO &mdash; </b><span style="line-height: 20.3999996185303px;">There is a considerable divide between separate factions of the same industry that, combined, are responsible for upward of $40 billion annually in economic output statewide.</span></p> Northglenn girls slip past Adams City on the pitch http://www.commercecitysentinel.com/content/northglenn-girls-slip-past-adams-city-pitch <img src="http://www.commercecitysentinel.com/sites/www.commercecitysentinel.com/files/imagecache/thumb85/cc_sp_achssoccer2_041415.jpg" alt="Adams City’s Pricila Pulido gets tangled up with Northglenn’s Megan Smith as they battle for the ball in the second half of the game. Both teams were held scoreless in the half but Northglenn managed to eek out a 2-1 win. " title="Adams City’s Pricila Pulido gets tangled up with Northglenn’s Megan Smith as they battle for the ball in the second half of the game. Both teams were held scoreless in the half but Northglenn managed to eek out a 2-1 win. " align="left" hspace="6" width="106" height="85" /><p> <b style="line-height: 20.3999996185303px;">THORNTON &mdash;</b><span style="line-height: 20.3999996185303px;"> The Adams City Lady Eagles stood stride for stride for the first half of their April 9 match versus Northglenn.</span></p> <p> <span style="line-height: 20.3999996185303px;">Despite the cold evening air, both teams were able to heat up early in the match, with three combined goals scored in the first half &mdash; all the scoring that would be seen as the Norse secured a 2-1 win over Adams City.</span></p> Last-minute choice nets Kite more volleyball http://www.commercecitysentinel.com/content/last-minute-choice-nets-kite-more-volleyball <img src="http://www.commercecitysentinel.com/sites/www.commercecitysentinel.com/files/imagecache/thumb85/sbc_sp_kite_042115.jpg" alt="Prairie View&amp;#039;s Lexi Kite signs her letter of intent to play volleyball for McPherson College April 15 in Brighton." title="Prairie View&amp;#039;s Lexi Kite signs her letter of intent to play volleyball for McPherson College April 15 in Brighton." align="left" hspace="6" width="128" height="85" /><p> <b style="line-height: 20.3999996185303px;">BRIGHTON &mdash;</b><span style="line-height: 20.3999996185303px;"> Prairie View&rsquo;s Lexi Kite liked the environment of McPherson (Kan.) College. She liked her new volleyball teammates and her new coach.</span></p> <p> <span style="line-height: 20.3999996185303px;">But she almost ran out of time to meet her prospective new coach and, thus, sign a college volleyball letter of intent. She put all the pieces together and signed on with the Bulldogs April 15.</span></p> Commerce City police seek info on three suspects in early morning robberies http://www.commercecitysentinel.com/content/commerce-city-police-seek-info-three-suspects-early-morning-robberies <p> <span style="line-height: 20.3999996185303px;"><strong>COMMERCE CITY &mdash;</strong> Police are on the lookout for three suspects connected to a pair of early morning aggravated robberies Friday, April 24.</span></p> <p> <span style="line-height: 20.3999996185303px;">Police said the first incident occurred about 1:45 a.m. at the 7-Eleven store at 8111 Tower Road, in which three mask-wearing suspects threatened the store clerk with handguns until the clerk gave them the money from the register.</span></p> Local STEM program aims for college-ready, science-savvy students http://www.commercecitysentinel.com/content/local-stem-program-aims-college-ready-science-savvy-students <img src="http://www.commercecitysentinel.com/sites/www.commercecitysentinel.com/files/imagecache/thumb85/sb_edu_stem_class_040115.jpg" alt="Alicia Fritz, a student in Veronica Randall’s principles of biomedical science class, is burning a can of Sprite to determine how many calories it has." title="Alicia Fritz, a student in Veronica Randall’s principles of biomedical science class, is burning a can of Sprite to determine how many calories it has." align="left" hspace="6" width="113" height="85" /><p> <b style="line-height: 20.3999996185303px;">HENDERSON &mdash;</b><span style="line-height: 20.3999996185303px;">&nbsp;</span><span style="line-height: 20.3999996185303px;">Prairie View High School students planning to pursue engineering or biomedical sciences after graduation now have the opportunity to earn college credit while in high school.</span><span style="line-height: 20.3999996185303px;">&nbsp;</span><span style="line-height: 20.3999996185303px;">&nbsp;</span></p> Alpine Waste & Recycling partners with A-1 Organics http://www.commercecitysentinel.com/content/alpine-waste-recycling-partners-1-organics <p> <b style="line-height: 20.3999996185303px;">COMMERCE CITY &mdash; </b><span style="line-height: 20.3999996185303px;">Alpine Waste &amp; Recycling has acquired the rights to A-1 Organics&rsquo; commercial container/retail-based compost pick-up routes in a strategic partnership that will allow A-1 to continue receiving and processing those compostable materials.</span></p> Eli Deaguero set to continue wrestling career at Northern Colorado http://www.commercecitysentinel.com/content/eli-deaguero-set-continue-wrestling-career-northern-colorado <img src="http://www.commercecitysentinel.com/sites/www.commercecitysentinel.com/files/imagecache/thumb85/cc_sp_deaguero_041415.jpg" alt="Elias Deaguero, shown during a match this season against Holy Family&amp;#039;s Julian Prieto, plans to continue wrestling at the University of Northern Colorado next year." title="Elias Deaguero, shown during a match this season against Holy Family&amp;#039;s Julian Prieto, plans to continue wrestling at the University of Northern Colorado next year." align="left" hspace="6" width="105" height="85" /><p class="p1"> <b style="line-height: 20.3999996185303px;">COMMERCE CITY &mdash;</b><span style="line-height: 20.3999996185303px;"> A lack of a scholarship isn&rsquo;t keeping Adams City&rsquo;s Eli Deaguero from pursuing a chance at an NCAA Division I wrestling stop.</span></p> <p class="p1"> <span style="line-height: 20.3999996185303px;">Deaguero, who qualified for the state wrestling tournament at 138 pounds this season, is planning to join the wrestling squad at the University of Northern Colorado in Greeley.</span></p>