Fort Collins, Colorado

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for Scientific Computing, the U.S. Forest Service Experimental Station, the National Center for Genetic Resources Preservation (NCGRP), and the U.S.D.A. Crops Research Laboratory. Economy Major industries and commercial activity Fort Collins' economy has a mix of manufacturing and service-related businesses. Fort Collins manufacturing includes Woodward Governor (Woodward Governor Company), Anheuser-Busch, and Otterbox. Many high-tech companies have relocated to Fort


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serving several regional cities. Swift Newspapers introduced ''NEXTnc'', a Northern Colorado weekly entertainment and lifestyles newspaper, in March 2006. The ''Rocky Mountain Parent Magazine ''and ''Parent Pages'' are niche publications serving northern Colorado families. The city of Fort Collins publishes the "Recreator," a popular seasonal guide to recreational activities and facilities in Fort Collins. The "Recreator" has continually been published for over 30 years


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death. Former Representative (United States House of Representatives) Bob Schaffer of Fort Collins (Fort Collins, Colorado) was the Republican nominee. Former Denver Broncos quarterback John Elway was rumored to be considering a run, but declined to do so.


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, Colorado Weld County , Colorado, United States. The population was 597 at the 2000 census (United States Census, 2000). The town is located on the Colorado Eastern Plains, northwest of Greeley (Greeley, Colorado), a crossroads of county roads. Founded in the late 19th century as an agricultural community, the town remained primarily a small rural farming community based on the raising of cattle, sugar beets, potatoes, and onions. In the 1990s it began to grow

aggressively by the construction of new residential subdivision (Subdivision (land))s in the nearby rural areas of Weld County, especially as growth spilled over from nearby Windsor (Windsor, Colorado). The construction of new residential communities near the town has left the original agricultural community surrounded by modern construction and contributed to an upsurge in population. The town limits, extended through flagpole annexations, reach in tendrils nearly to Windsor and Fort Collins (Fort Collins, Colorado). Since the economic (economy) base of the town is quite limited, many of the new residents commute to jobs in Greeley, Fort Collins, Windsor, and even to Denver (Denver, Colorado). Like many communities in western Weld County, the town afford a panoramic scenic view of the Front Range to the west. * In 2009, Peoria was ranked 16th best city with a population of 100,000–200,000 ("Mighty Micros") in the U.S. Next Cities List. The list was compiled by Next Generation Consulting, a firm which studies and consults on hiring trends and workplace issues nationwide, and the indexes used were divided into earning, learning, vitality, around town, after hours, cost of lifestyle and social capital. Top Mighty Micro was Fort Collins, Colorado; the other Mighty Micro in Illinois was Springfield (Springfield, Illinois) at #5. Falcon Heene, a 6-year-old boy from Fort Collins (w:Fort Collins, Colorado) in the US (United States) state of Colorado, has been found safe and unharmed after earlier reports said he boarded an experimental balloon the family was building and then floated away. The Larimer County (w:Larimer County, Colorado) sheriff announced during a press conference at 6:11 p.m. that Heene was found hiding inside a box in the family's attic above the garage.


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accessdate 2010-02-03 The band continued performing for a time with Ray Cooper on vocals, who then switched to rhythm guitar, and occasionally with Aukerman when he would make return visits to Los Angeles.

to Grow Up '', original Descendents bassist Tony Lombardo had left the band due to his job with the United States Postal Service and was replaced by Doug Carrion. ref name "

producer of the album, working with recording engineers Richard Andrews and Ethan James. Background Following their Summer 1986 tour in support of ''Enjoy! (Enjoy! (Descendents album))'', guitarist Ray Cooper and bassist Doug Carrion left the Descendents, Cooper to become a software developer (software development) and Carrion to perform in other musical acts.


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, had 43 teaching stations and housed 1150 students from Fort Collins, Waverly, Loveland, Greeley, Wellington and LaPorte. After a major addition which opened in the fall of 1995 PHS increased in size to . city Greeley, Colorado area Fort Collins (Fort Collins, Colorado)-Greeley, Colorado branding Newstalk 1310 KFKA The '''Wild West Relay''' is a 200-mile team running relay race held annually in August following


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garden. It is home to many local arts groups, including the Fort Collins Symphony, Opera Fort Collins, Canyon Concert Ballet, Larimer Chorale, Youth Orchestra of the Rockies, OpenStage Theatre and Company, Foothills Pops Band and the Fort Collins Children's Theatre. Concert, dance, children's, and travel film series are presented annually. The center is wheelchair-accessible and has an infrared sound system for the hearing-impaired. Ticket prices vary considerably, but children's programs

Christ of Latter-day Saints (LDS Church) announced plans to build a Temple in Fort Collins Notable people * Wayne Allard, U.S. Senator from Colorado. * John Ashton (John Ashton (actor)), actor. * Carol Berg, fantasy author. * Biota (Biota_(band)), music ensemble. * Frank Caeti, repertory cast member on sketch comedy series ''MADtv''. * Allen Bert Christman, a cartoonist and American Volunteer Group pilot killed during a dogfight with Japanese

best-cities-for-next-gen-workforce-whats-more-important-than-jobs Second hiatus and reformation (1988-2003) Milo left after the back-to-back "All" and "Finall" tours in 1987 and the remaining Descendents reformed with singer Dave Smalley (later replaced by Scott Reynolds (Scott Reynolds (singer)), who was followed by Chad Price) and reformed under the name All (All (band)), and continued the legacy until 1995, when they reformed again with Milo Aukerman, now


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Dave Smalley and Scott Reynolds (Scott Reynolds (singer)). SST also released the live Descendents albums ''Liveage!'' (1987) and ''Hallraker: Live!'' (1989), both recorded during the final two Descendents tours. ''Somery'' was released in 1991, compiling tracks from the Descendents' past studio releases. Stevenson created the cover art for the compilation while Egerton did the graphics. Falcon Heene, a 6-year-old boy from Fort Collins (w:Fort Collins, Colorado) in the US (United States) state of Colorado, has been found safe and unharmed after earlier reports said he boarded an experimental balloon the family was building and then floated away. The Larimer County (w:Larimer County, Colorado) sheriff announced during a press conference at 6:11 p.m. that Heene was found hiding inside a box in the family's attic above the garage.


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that promotes designated driving through partnerships with bars, restaurants, stadiums and colleges in New York, New Jersey, Pennsylvania and Delaware. History The tradition began in 1934, three weeks after the selection of ''Buffaloes'' as a nickname for the University in a contest by the school newspaper, the ''Silver & Gold''. A group of students paid $ (United States dollar)25 to rent a bison Falcon Heene, a 6-year-old boy from Fort Collins (w:Fort Collins, Colorado) in the US (United States) state of Colorado, has been found safe and unharmed after earlier reports said he boarded an experimental balloon the family was building and then floated away. The Larimer County (w:Larimer County, Colorado) sheriff announced during a press conference at 6:11 p.m. that Heene was found hiding inside a box in the family's attic above the garage.


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Palermo and saw the traditional improvisational style being danced. Trenner was introduced to Miguel and Nelly Balmacera, a couple who would become his first tango teachers. Being fluent in both Spanish and English he was able to study with many Argentine

Fort Collins, Colorado

The '''City of Fort Collins''' is the Home Rule Municipality (List of cities and towns in Colorado#Home rule municipality) that is the county seat and the most populous municipality (List of cities and towns in Colorado) of Larimer County (Larimer County, Colorado), Colorado, United States. It is also known as one of the towns that inspired the design of Main Street, U.S.A. inside the main entrance of the many 'Disneyland'-style parks run by The Walt Disney Company around the world.

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