Greeley

6:00am

Fri March 9, 2012
Business

Greeley Mall Sold At Auction

Vacant store fronts inside the Greeley Mall
Nathan Heffel KUNC

After two years without an owner – the Greeley Mall has finally been sold during an on-line auction. But the final price is far less than the mall’s one time value.

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6:00am

Mon March 5, 2012
Business

The Suburban Mall: A Thing Of The Past?

A vacant anchor store entrance at the Greeley Mall
Nathan Heffel KUNC

The near 30 year old Greeley Mall goes on the auction block today for a fraction of its original building cost. The mall, which is currently in foreclosure, has been looking for a buyer for over two years.

The traditional "suburban" mall may be on its final leg, as a new type of retail shopping destination emerges.

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3:00pm

Tue January 24, 2012
Education

Lt. Gov. Garcia Discusses Literacy, Early Education Challenges in Greeley

Grace Hood

Lieutenant Governor Joe Garcia spent the day in Greeley gathering feedback for an upcoming plan to improve early childhood literacy. Among the topics of discussion at a University of Northern Colorado event were possible partnerships between local K-12 schools and higher education.

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6:11am

Fri December 16, 2011
Community

Connections: Advocacy & Assistance For The Community

Machelle Pacheco was left in constant pain after an auto accident. Pacheco had a difficult time receiving aid and was trying to receive SSDI. Connections has helped Pacheco by being a strong advocate
Ann Vargas Greeley Tribune

To walk into Connections for Independent Living’s downtown Greeley location is to be greeted with brightly colored walls, open communal spaces, inspirational posters, a friendly smile and an introduction to Flash, the excitable blue betta fish. A warm welcome is only the beginning; the staff members work tirelessly to help people with any type of disability to gain the self-confidence, legal aid and funds necessary to live independently.

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6:52am

Tue December 13, 2011
Community

Greeley Transitional House Helps Put Lives Back In Order

Sonia Gonzales and her daughter were homeless until they received a place to live from the Greeley Transitional House . Gonzales and her daughter stayed at the Transitional House for three months, then Connections helped Gonzales find her own place.
Ann Vargas The Tribune

Sonia Gonzales saw her life start to crumble last year. After getting laid off from a job she loved, she couldn’t afford to put a roof over her family’s head.

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