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Nostalgic Garden Club returns

Those of us new to the area may not know about the Niwot Garden Club that began in 1938 and disbanded in the late 1980s. Pat... Full story

 By Abigail Scott    News    May 30, 2019

14th Annual Rock & Rails Kicks off June 6

After a long, cold winter, Niwot residents are ready to get out and savor Colorado in all of its summer-time glory. Rock &... Full story

 By Vicky Dorvee    News    February 17, 2019

Wine away to raise money and spirits

You can complain about it, but you just can’t change the weather. So why not make the most of the chill in the air by...


Niwot Rotary marks decade of community service

The Rotary Club of Niwot celebrated its 10th anniversary on Dec. 18 with a holiday dinner held at 1914 House. On hand to...


The NCA adds to holiday mood

Inspired by Niwot’s “wonderful” holiday decorations coordinated by the Niwot Business Association, members of the Niwot Community Association board decided at their... Full story


Niwot LID holds annual meeting with county commissioners

On Tuesday, Oct. 23, the Niwot LID Advisory Committee welcomed county commissioners Cindy Domenico, Deb Gardner, and Elise...


Waldorf fourth graders tour historic Niwot

Kelly Morrow and her fourth graders from Boulder Valley Waldorf School pose with a Certificate of Appreciation for visiting... Full story


Strong finish for Rock & Rails

The 2018 season of Rock & Rails closed out with two terrific groups. The concert opened with Summerland Sun to start the... Full story

 By Jocelyn Rowley    News    August 9, 2018

Rock & Rails Volunteer of the Week: Griffin Harris

Thanks to his regular gig as a Rock & Rails gargoyle, Griffin Harris was able to check two major items off his summer to-do...

 By Jocelyn Rowley    News    July 19, 2018

Rock & Rails Volunteer of the Week: Merrick Blondeau

Sunset Middle School seventh-grader Merrick Blondeau is the Rock & Rails Volunteer of the Week. Like his fellow gargoyles,...

 By Jocelyn Rowley    News    July 12, 2018

Rock & Rails Volunteer of the Week: Marco Ramirez

Gargoyle Marco Ramirez has both high-minded and pragmatic reasons for volunteering at Rock & Rails. For the Niwot High...

 By Jocelyn Rowley    News    July 12, 2018

Christmas comes early to the Niwot LID

The Niwot LID Advisory Committee got a taste of winter at its July 3 meeting, and not just because it was a bracing 56...

 By Jocelyn Rowley    News    July 8, 2018

Rock & Rails Volunteer of the Week: Maddie Frary

Longtime Rock & Rails volunteer Maddie Frary doesn’t mind being one of the only girls on Gargoyle crew. In fact, working wi...

 By Jocelyn Rowley    News    July 5, 2018

Livy & the Boys showcases local school talent

For Olivia “Livy” Herring, playing for thousands of fans at Red Rocks as a member of the Boulder School of Rock’s...

 By Jocelyn Rowley    News    July 5, 2018

Niwot holds special memories for Rebecca Folsom

Singer-songwriter Rebecca Folsom performs in exotic venues all over the world, but there is no place the long-time Rock &...

 By Jocelyn Rowley    News    June 28, 2018

Rock & Rails Volunteer of the Week: Jason Champion

Local teenager Jason Champion loves two things: the environment and Rock & Rails. So, if you go looking for him on a... Full story

 By Jocelyn Rowley    News    June 24, 2018

LID Advisory Committee approves funding request for Jazz on 2nd Avenue

At its regular monthly meeting on Tuesday, June 5, the Niwot LID Advisory Committee considered funding requests for the eight... Full story

 By Jocelyn Rowley    News    May 23, 2018

Rock & Rails is back — but no dogs

The 13th-annual Rock & Rails summer concert series kicks off on June 7 and organizers are gearing up for another great summer...

 By Jesse Murphy    News    May 4, 2018

Wine, Cheese and Chocolate tasting for Rotary

The Niwot Rotary Club will be having its eighth-annual Wine, Cheese and Chocolate tasting on May 4 at the Longmont Museum on... Full story

 By Vicky Dorvee    News    March 7, 2018

Wind blew in a wonderful Wine about Winter

More than 400 ticket holders let the wind blow them around Niwot to enjoy wine, art, food, and the hospitality of Niwot...


NBA and NCAA: Elections, art, wine and tips

Current officers of the Niwot Business Association were re-elected at the February 13 NBA meeting, hosted by the Niwot Inn and Treppeda’s Italian Restaurant. In the only...

 By Vicky Dorvee    News    February 11, 2018

Niwot businesses are happy to have you wine

Preparations for the fourth annual Let’s Wine About Winter event are underway. During this sometimes chilly, but...

 By Vicky Dorvee    News    January 12, 2018

Left Hand Laurel – Kirk Stewart

Kirk Stewart wears many hats and, a kilt now and then too. A longtime resident of the Niwot area, Stewart steps up in many... Full story


High Spirits at Niwot Trot

The weekend’s low pressure system had nothing on the high spirits of the Niwot Trot runners. Sunday morning’s cool air...

 By Jesse Murphy    News    September 1, 2017

Owls clean up park

A group of youth took notice of a trash problem in the Niwot Children’s Park and decided to take action. Nine-year-old... Full story

 By Jocelyn Rowley    News    August 17, 2017

Niwot LID holds annual meeting with Boulder County Commissioners

On Monday, Aug. 7, the Niwot Local Improvement District (LID) Advisory Committee held its annual joint meeting with the Bould... Full story

 By Courier Staff    News    July 20, 2017

Vandals damage Children’s Park

Vandals have once again damaged the Niwot Children’s Park, and the Niwot Cultural Arts Association is taking steps to curb...

 By Jesse Murphy    News    June 16, 2017

Rock & Rails helps international club

Last week’s Rock & Rails had the Women’s International Niwot Club (WINC) as the beneficiary of the tip jars. WINC...

 By Jesse Murphy    News    June 10, 2017

Juried Art Show a hit for First Friday art walk

This year’s Why Not Niwot? Juried Art Show as part of the First Friday Art Walk in Niwot produced more winners than ever...

 By Jesse Murphy    News    May 25, 2017

Rock & Rails

Rock & Rails will kick off its 12th summer concert series on June 1 with Mojomama w/ Bass Legends as the headliner at... Full story

 By Bruce Warren    News    May 5, 2017

Children’s Park Clean-Up Day postponed to May 6

The clean-up day for the Niwot Children’s Park planned for April 29 was a casualty of the late-April snowstorm. Jason...


New signage and park improvements on tap for the NBA in 2017

At its Feb. 7 meeting, the Advisory Committee to the Niwot Local Improvement District (LID) got a preview of the expense...

 By Jeremy Jaeger    News    February 3, 2017

Vandalism at Niwot Children's Park

The Niwot Children’s Park has apparently been vandalized, according to a posting from Jan. 24 on the Niwot Children’s... Full story

 By Jeremy Jaeger    News    January 26, 2017

Let's wine about winter

Tired of the snow and cold and short winter days? Well, it’s time to stop whining about it, and instead start wining about it. This February, take the opportunity to turn... Full story


Dedication set for Niwot Children's Park

The construction fencing was replaced with a new wooden fence, and those that have helped push the cause couldn’t be...


Jazz on 2nd Ave returns for 6th year

Niwot’s annual jazz festival is getting ready to kick off its sixth year of jazz music, food and fun, but this year also br...

 By Jesse Murphy    News    September 8, 2016

Rock & Rails finishes summer concert series

Rock & Rails ended its summer concert series last week, and organizers say it was the best so far. More than $81,000 in...

 By Jesse Murphy    News    September 2, 2016

Niwot Trot to benefit elementary school

The 11th-annual Niwot Trot will have a different route on September 18, but will keep the same mission - raising funds for the Niwot Elementary School PTAC. Previously the... Full story


Mwebaza Foundation holds fundraiser for schools in Africa

The Mwebaza Foundation, a nonprofit organization that promotes cross-cultural exchange between schools in Africa and Colorado...

 By Ashley Weibel    News    July 29, 2016

Rock & Rails plans memorable end to summer

With only five Thursdays left in the season, Rock & Rails is enlisting a noteworthy lineup to end the summer with a bang....

 By Aurelia Pollard    News    July 29, 2016

Wise Buys Antiques celebrates 30 years in business

As Wise Buys Antiques in downtown Niwot celebrates its 30th anniversary, owners Tim and Carrie Wise reflected on the ups and...

 By Ashley Weibel    News    July 19, 2016

Selene Hall retires from banking career but remains active in community

On July 1, Selene Hall finished her final day at Bank of the West in Niwot as the Front Range area manager, ending a 30-year...

 By Jesse Murphy    News    June 17, 2016

Niwot Community Band to play at Rockies game

The Niwot Community Semi-Marching Free Grange Band has been given the honor of playing the National Anthem at the Colorado...

 By Ashley Weibel    News    June 2, 2016

Niwot Children's Park expected to open by end of summer

After over three years of planning, fundraising and constructing, the Niwot Children’s Park is finally nearing completion.... Full story

 By Ashley Weibel    News    June 2, 2016

Niwot Children's Park expected to open by end of summer

After over three years of planning, fundraising and constructing, the Niwot Children’s Park is finally nearing completion.... Full story

 By Aurelia Pollard    News    May 21, 2016

Rock & Rails kicks off 11th year in June

Niwot is known for many events, including the 4th of July and Halloween parades, Enchanted Evening, First Friday Art Walks,... Full story


Let's Wine About...Winter?

The second annual Let’s Wine About Winter event, went off without a hitch last Saturday, Feb. 20. But if you attended last year’s event, you noticed one very stark... Full story


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