section 8

Boulder County Section 8 openings

Jim Williams, Boulder.  On June 16 and 17, 2015, Boulder County will accept applications for distribution of available Section 8 Housing Choice Vouchers for the first time since 2008. ...
fifth grade flutes

Sending them off in style

Barbara Lawlor, Nederland. They’re leaving home. The Nederland Elementary School students are leaving the nest, moving on up to the west side of town, to the Nederland Middle School—or, ...
town

Nederland Trustees zero in on waste

John Scarffe, Nederland. The Town of Nederland Board of Trustees explored options for zero waste special events and the Nedzero website during their regular meeting on Tuesday, May ...
grad hats in the air

Journey out of Nederland

Barbara Lawlor, Nederland. In white gowns with gold trim, 34 Nederland High School seniors paraded through the standing array of applauding fans who cheered and shot pictures as the ...
volunteers

Summer Socks and Sandwiches

Hansen Wendlandt, Pastor, NCPC. It all started with the idea that some children and teens might be able to use extra food. Kids who receive free or reduced lunch at school won’t get ...
sort yard

Firewise Cleanup Checklist

Randy Lee, Nederland Firewise Action Committee. Did you ever wonder where the “Firewise” in the Nederland “Firewise Town Cleanup” came from? In 2013, the Town decided to seek ...
fire

Spring Wildfire Preparedness and a Challenge

Irene Shonle, Director CSU Extension in Gilpin County. Even though we just got a beautifully wet spring snow, it’s time to think about getting ready for fire season. This early moisture ...
Defens_space_flyer

Free Branch Disposal and Spring Cleaning

Ryan Ludlow, Boulder County. The Nederland Community Forestry Sort Yard is now open for the season. You can drop off branches, logs, cut grass, raked up pine needles and noxious weeds ...