Centennial agri-tech company changes name, moves into new building – Denver Business Journal

A Canadian company that built a new U.S. headquarters in Centennial said it’s changing its name and moving into the new building. Inocucor Corporation of Montreal said its new name is Concentric Ag Corporation. This week, the company moved into its 30,000-square-foot headquarters and commercialization office at 7304 South Joliet St. in Centennial, where it Read more about Centennial agri-tech company changes name, moves into new building – Denver Business Journal[…]

Colorado makes Chief Executive magazine’s top 10 for ‘Best States for Business’ – Denver Business Journal

An economic development magazine has named Colorado one of the top 10 in its "Best States for Business" ranking. Colorado leaped five spots in the annual standings of Chief Executive magazine’s list, taking eighth place this year. The magazine’s competitive selection placed the Centennial State 27th for taxation and regulation, 10th for workforce quality and Read more about Colorado makes Chief Executive magazine’s top 10 for ‘Best States for Business’ – Denver Business Journal[…]

Keeping Our Promise: Denver-Based Centennial Bolt Set To Create More Jobs After Enactment of Tax Reform

Centennial Bolt has big plans for the future—and that future begins now. Founded in 1979, the fastener company, which has grown to be a leader in the Rocky Mountain region and, between it and its sister companies, employs 50, is planning to build a new plant in the Midwest, add new product lines, increase the Read more about Keeping Our Promise: Denver-Based Centennial Bolt Set To Create More Jobs After Enactment of Tax Reform[…]

Two Colorado craft breweries land on list of nation’s 50 fastest growing

38 State Brewing in Littleton, Colorado on June 17, 2015. Craft brewing is big business in Colorado, with more than 330 producers. The results of a new list ranking the 50 fastest-growing small and independent breweries in the country indicates that while there is room to grow locally, it may be easier outside the beer-logged Read more about Two Colorado craft breweries land on list of nation’s 50 fastest growing[…]

Colorado GOP ditches Longmont Best Western, cites gun stance

The Longmont Best Western Plus Plaza Hotel, shown here Feb. 12, 2018, and its adjoining properties have been sold to Virginia-based Shamin Hotels ( The Colorado Republican Party has decided to move upcoming assembly events planned for Longmont’s Best Western Plus Plaza Hotel and Convention Center, citing concerns about the hotel chain’s lack of support Read more about Colorado GOP ditches Longmont Best Western, cites gun stance[…]

Texas Wesleyan University coach passes on recruiting student from Colorado due to pot laws

CENTENNIAL, Colo. – A Colorado high school student is focused on getting onto a good college baseball team, but the state in which he lives was the reason for one coach to pass on recruiting him. Gavin Bell, 18, told KCNC he received a surprising response from a coach in Texas. “He said, ‘Thank you Read more about Texas Wesleyan University coach passes on recruiting student from Colorado due to pot laws[…]

Colorado Environmental Film Festival Returns To Golden

GOLDEN, CO — With films "from the far corners of the globe and from right next door," the 12th Annual Colorado Environmental Film Festival begins at Golden’s American Mountaineering Center Feb. 22-24. For a dozen years, the festival has presented "thought-provoking films and dialogue that raise awareness of a wide variety ofinterconnected ecological, social, and Read more about Colorado Environmental Film Festival Returns To Golden[…]

Colorado deputy dies; 3rd law enforcement death in 5 weeks

COLORADO SPRINGS, Colo. — Authorities were investigating what happened before El Paso County Deputy Micah Flick was shot and became the third law enforcement officer to die in the line of duty in Colorado since New Year’s Eve. Authorities said Flick, other deputies and officers with the Colorado Springs Police Department were investigating a stolen Read more about Colorado deputy dies; 3rd law enforcement death in 5 weeks[…]

Joplin’s Memorial Education Center celebrates centennial

The long-awaited day was finally here, the day that a new three-story building would open at the corner of Eighth Street and Wall Avenue in Joplin. Faculty members who were to teach there excitedly received visitors in a grand public reception. Students, acting as ushers, showed residents around. The orchestra gave a series of short Read more about Joplin’s Memorial Education Center celebrates centennial[…]