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Business & Education

Take Off on This Runway

By Libby James   Subtitled “A Wiser Path to College,” the totally free Runway Course consists of a series of college planning programs and resources designed specifically to address issues that have emerged for college-bound […]

Gardens & Landscapes

Raisin’ Roots Farm

Libby James photos by Libby James Friday afternoons are special at Raisin’ Roots Farm in Fort Collins. Customers who are part of their farm share program arrive to pick up their boxes of fresh produce […]



by Libby James I just walked myself out of a slump—at least most of the way. I don’t get out of sorts easily, and I don’t like it one bit when I do. It’s boring, […]


Evening Primrose

Libby James North Forty News As dusk falls on these warm summer evenings, Sylvia Cranmer heads for her garden where she spends a few magical moments watching a single plant. Every night, right on schedule, […]


Life Stories

by Libby James I belong to a community circle, a small group designed to promote fellowship in a time when it is often hard to come by. I joined with some hesitancy, but I am […]


Wear a Mask?

A Poem by Bev Hadden Wear a mask?  Count me out.  Dig a moat around the castle, hold a party in the ballrooms—the homeless shelter in cardboard boxes, beg for food—Build a concrete wall three […]

Gardens & Landscapes

Tomato Time

By Libby James The season of the tomato is upon us. This popular fruit that masquerades as a vegetable, will soon be ripening in home gardens all over the place. The basis for soups, sauces, […]


Making a Difference: Trees, Water and People

Libby James “We’re busier than ever,” said Sebastian Africano, executive director of the international non-profit Trees, Water and People. Based in Fort Collins with a staff of 12, TWP maintains partnerships in Guatemala, Honduras, El […]