Alex Keenan is a writer and copy editor for Townsquare Media Northern Colorado. She was born in Denver and has lived in Colorado all 23 years of her life. Keenan studied English and Literature at Colorado State University. She writes about a variety of topics and makes sure our blogs use the proper grammar. She loves visiting Chautauqua Park, the Pearl Street Mall, Old Town Fort Collins, The Alley Cat Café, Social and The Wolverine Farm Publick House.
Breckenridge’s Snow Sculpture Championship is Coming
From Jan. 20 to Jan. 24, 16 teams of sculptors will travel to the picturesque town of Breckenridge to create their masterpieces.
Teacher Tuesday Winners This Year
Even though only one can win the $500 prize for their school each month, it’s still our honor and delight to celebrate all those who have the exceedingly difficult but rewarding job of educating Northern Colorado’s kids.
Colorado Dams at Risk Due to Climate Change
We all know that the results of climate change have been creating physical repercussions for many years. But Colorado’s got its own set of implications due to the shifting climate, ones that could have very real and sudden impacts on those of us who live here.
Best Holiday Train Rides in Colorado
Colorado’s got a plethora of holiday-themed train rides that are more than worth punching a ticket for.
Best Holiday Lights Around Northern Colorado
If you need a place to bring your in-laws, your kids, or just your inner child, here’s where you can go to get some of that holiday lights aesthetic in your life.
Fort Collins’ Winter Bike to Work Day on Dec. 11
This year marks Fort Collins’ 13th annual Winter Bike to Work Day, the day when bikers everywhere look Mother Nature straight in the face and don’t even think of flinching.
Joyce McConnell Officially Inaugurated as CSU’s 15th President
CSU inaugurated Joyce McConnell as its 15th president yesterday at 10:30 a.m.
Denver Wants to Out-Christmas Everyone with New Exhibit
If you’re one of those people who feel mildly affronted by Christmas lights going up in November, then you may want to avert your eyes— because “Camp Christmas” is coming to town.
Fort Collins Teen Set to Be Disney TV Show
A Fort Collin’s teen took the showbiz plunge that I could not and is now set to appear in Disney’s TV adaptation of the 2018 film “Love, Simon.”
NoCo’s Top 5 Haunted Houses
Here’s a list of all the haunted houses in Northern Colorado for your viewing pleasure, whether you’re a thrill seeker or you’ve got some friendly bets to settle.
Colorado May Not Celebrate Columbus Day After This Year
This might be the last time we celebrate Columbus Day in Colorado, instead switching it out for a new holiday next year.
Four Unique Halloween Events Around Colorado
Here’s 4 Halloween events around Northern Colorado that you can attend if you’re looking for a bit of a different experience, while still being allowed to wear a witch’s hat 24/7.