https://www.commercecitysentinel.com/todaysnews/rss.xml en Whooping it up in the name of school spirit https://www.commercecitysentinel.com/content/whooping-it-name-school-spirit <img src="https://www.commercecitysentinel.com/sites/www.commercecitysentinel.com/files/imagecache/thumb85/cc_news_parade6_091818.jpg" alt="Give a cheer, give a yell .. which is exactly what the Adams City cheerleaders are doing during the Sept. 15 homecoming parade. Floats, bands, local dignitaries and animals dotted the parade route that ended at Adams City High School." title="Give a cheer, give a yell .. which is exactly what the Adams City cheerleaders are doing during the Sept. 15 homecoming parade. Floats, bands, local dignitaries and animals dotted the parade route that ended at Adams City High School." align="left" hspace="6" width="128" height="85" /> Development plans spark concerns https://www.commercecitysentinel.com/content/development-plans-spark-concerns <img src="https://www.commercecitysentinel.com/sites/www.commercecitysentinel.com/files/imagecache/thumb85/_dsc0113.jpg" alt="A prairie dog peeks out to check for threats." title="A prairie dog peeks out to check for threats." align="left" hspace="6" width="128" height="85" /><p class="p1"> <span style="font-size: 10.5px; text-indent: 12px;">Residents of Commerce City and Brighton are concerned about the impact on the habitats of the burrow owls and prairie dogs before the development process begins near East 112th Avenue and Tower Road.</span></p> <p class="p3"> &ldquo;The burrowing owls are protected under the Migratory Bird Treaty Act, and the prairie dogs are protected by the Adams County land use,&rdquo; said Jason Clay, public information officer for Colorado Parks and Wildlife.</p> Adams County Co-Op designated as local historic landmark https://www.commercecitysentinel.com/content/adams-county-co-op-designated-local-historic-landmark <img src="https://www.commercecitysentinel.com/sites/www.commercecitysentinel.com/files/imagecache/thumb85/img_4629_0.jpg" alt="An old kitchen area within the Adams County Co-Op building is pictured. Renovations to this area will include new appliances, a refinished sink, new paint and detailing to the windows and other areas. " title="An old kitchen area within the Adams County Co-Op building is pictured. Renovations to this area will include new appliances, a refinished sink, new paint and detailing to the windows and other areas. " align="left" hspace="6" width="128" height="85" /><p class="p1"> <span style="font-size: 10.5px; text-indent: 12px;">Brighton city council voted Sept. 18 to approve the Adams County Co-Op property, 301 S. Main St., as a local historic landmark.</span><span class="Apple-converted-space" style="font-size: 10.5px; text-indent: 12px;">&nbsp;</span></p> Jones hints at changes for ACHS football team https://www.commercecitysentinel.com/content/jones-hints-changes-achs-football-team <img src="https://www.commercecitysentinel.com/sites/www.commercecitysentinel.com/files/imagecache/thumb85/cc_sp_achsfbl4_091818.jpg" alt="Adams City’s Thabo Manyothwane moves in for the stop against Westminster’s Nic Lopez Sept. 13. " title="Adams City’s Thabo Manyothwane moves in for the stop against Westminster’s Nic Lopez Sept. 13. " align="left" hspace="6" width="72" height="85" /><p> There was reason for Adams City football coach Jesse Jones to like what he saw from Westminster High School&#39;s team Sept. 13.</p> <p> Westminster ran for 290 yards in the first half en route to a 42-6 homecoming win against the Eagles Sept. 13.&nbsp;</p> Scam targets Social Security recipients https://www.commercecitysentinel.com/content/scam-targets-social-security-recipients <p> New auto repair shop opens in Reunion https://www.commercecitysentinel.com/content/new-auto-repair-shop-opens-reunion <img src="https://www.commercecitysentinel.com/sites/www.commercecitysentinel.com/files/imagecache/thumb85/cc_cbakrumenacker091218.jpg" alt="" title="" align="left" hspace="6" width="113" height="85" /><p class="p1"> &nbsp;</p> <p class="p3"> Drivers around Commerce City have a new place to get their car repaired now with the opening of a Christian Brothers Automotive branch at 15690 E. 104<sup>th</sup> Avenue, in the Reunion area of Commerce City.<span class="Apple-converted-space">&nbsp;</span></p> Adams County breaks ground on new Riverdale animal shelter https://www.commercecitysentinel.com/content/adams-county-breaks-ground-new-riverdale-animal-shelter <img src="https://www.commercecitysentinel.com/sites/www.commercecitysentinel.com/files/imagecache/thumb85/sbc_news_animal_091118.jpg" alt="" title="" align="left" hspace="6" width="128" height="85" /><p class="p1"> <b><i>MetroWest staff</i></b></p> <p class="p2"> Employees with the Adams County Animal Shelter/Adoption center, volunteers, the Adams County commissioners and the Adams County manager&rsquo;s office broke ground on the new Riverdale Animal Shelter Sept. 3.</p> Chowing down for a good cause https://www.commercecitysentinel.com/content/chowing-down-good-cause <img src="https://www.commercecitysentinel.com/sites/www.commercecitysentinel.com/files/imagecache/thumb85/cc_news_spaghetti2_091118.jpg" alt="Adams City High School was alive and well Sept. 8. Why? It was host to the 57th annual spaghetti dinner, sponsored by the South Adams County Fire Department. Families and politicians were in attendance to gobble up spaghetti and meatballs and other fixings. Proceeds benefited the South Adams County Firefighters Association." title="Adams City High School was alive and well Sept. 8. Why? It was host to the 57th annual spaghetti dinner, sponsored by the South Adams County Fire Department. Families and politicians were in attendance to gobble up spaghetti and meatballs and other fixings. Proceeds benefited the South Adams County Firefighters Association." align="left" hspace="6" width="151" height="85" />