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Museum of Discovery casts light upon noir

By On November 26, 2013

hen the cigarette girl in the lobby tipped me off that I should ask around for some mug named Vinny if I wanted in on a shot of “hooch,” I had a… Read More

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Historical happenings in Northern Colorado, weekend of Nov. 23 and beyond

By On November 23, 2013

SATURDAY, NOV. 23 Is Tatting a Lost Art? 10 a.m. to noon, Saturday, Nov. 23 Loveland Public Library, 300 N. Adams, Loveland Tatting is a technique for handcrafting a particularly durable lace… Read More

"DANCING IN COMBAT BOOTS" -- Monday, Nov. 11, 2013, 7 to 8:30 p.m., Old Town Library: Professional speaker, author, performer, and historian Teresa Funke offers this unique blend of performance, literature, and motivational speaking to audiences striving to achieve success in times of stress and adversity.
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Historical happenings in Northern Colorado, weekend of Nov. 9 and beyond

By On November 9, 2013

SATURDAY, NOV. 9 Introduction to Genealogy – Larimer County Genealogical Society 10:15 a.m. – 1 p.m. Old Town Library,  201 Peterson St., Fort Collins New to genealogy? Genealogy instructor Carol Stetser will present… Read More

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Historical happenings in Northern Colorado, weekend of Oct. 26 and beyond

By On October 26, 2013

    SATURDAY, OCT. 26 Is Tatting a Lost Art? 10 a.m. to noon, Saturday, Oct. 26 (also Nov. 23) Loveland Public Library, 300 N. Adams, Loveland Tatting is a technique for… Read More

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Historical happenings in Northern Colorado, weekend of Oct. 19 and beyond

By On October 19, 2013

SATURDAY OCT. 19 Cache la Poudre DAR meeting 10 – 11 a.m., Saturday, Oct. 19, Lincoln Center, 417 W. Magnolia St., Fort Collins; Columbine Room. Regular meetings of the Cache la Poudre… Read More

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Historical happenings in Northern Colorado, weekend of Oct. 12 and beyond

By On October 10, 2013

  SATURDAY, OCT. 12 National Fossil Day Dinosaur Ridge, 16831 W. Alameda Parkway, Morrison.  Saturday, Oct. 12, 10 a.m. – 2 p.m. Ticket Pricing: free.  Join the Friends of Dinosaur Ridge for the… Read More

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Historical happenings, weekend of Oct. 5-6 and beyond

By On October 5, 2013

  THROUGH JANUARY 19, 2014 Thomas Moran’s Yellowstone: A Project for the Nation. Thomas Moran’s Yellowstone: A Project for the Nation. Denver Art Museum, 100 W 14th Ave. Parkway, Denver. Ticket Pricing:… Read More

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History on the Road

Northern Drylanders Museum is a must-see destination for local history enthusiasts

By On September 29, 2013

If you have any interest in the local history of Northern Colorado, you must visit the Northern Drylanders Museum in Nunn, about a 45-minute drive east of Fort Collins. The museum is… Read More

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Local history events, Sept. 28 – Oct. 1

By On September 28, 2013

73rd ANNUAL LOVELAND STONE AGE FAIR Two days: Saturday, Sept. 28, 9 a.m. – 7 p.m Sunday, Sept. 29, 9 a.m. – 4 p.m. Pulliam Community Building, 545 Cleveland Ave., Loveland. Phone:… Read More

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Weekend historical events Sept. 14-15 uncertain due to flooding

By On September 13, 2013

With the flooding that our area is experiencing, and more rain forecast, I’ve decided it’s best not to try to post listings of historical events for this weekend. If you had been… Read More

Fred G. Person, 1869-1949, the man behind the Person Neighborhood in Fort Collins.
Frontier Faces

Under every gravestone
lies a lost story or two

By On September 8, 2013

There’s a neighborhood in Fort Collins called the Person Subdivision. It’s named after a particular person – Fred G. Person, to be exact. You might live in the Person Neighborhood and not… Read More