Prior to the use of the big, red fire engines that raced to the scene of an emergency, Greeley employed a hook and ladder company, comprised of men, and later horses, pulling a water wagon to extinguish a fire.
In 1894, David E. Severance applied for a U. S. post office to serve about 50 families for a Weld County community to be named Tailholt.
Healthcare in Weld County has a history of making news such as groundbreaking public programs.
Civil War veteran Michael J. Hogarty had a colorful past. He was a well-known pioneer in Greeley, Colorado with a war wound survival story to match.
While the Girl and Boy Scouts of America have become a commonplace name across the country, did you know that Camp Fire Girls was another organization created the same year and was in fact far larger than the Girl Guides of America (later called Girl Scouts)?
Opening in 1971, Sharktooth Ski Area was named for the fossilized shark teeth found during its construction.
The end of the Civil War brought on a period of great upheaval in the lives of the American people…Many chose to flee west to start a new life.
In addition to liquor sales and manufacture, dancing was another scrutinized social activity taking place during the early years of Greeley’s founding.
It is hard to believe that the corner of 11th Ave. and 12th St. was once home to a school. The current occupant of the corner, Greeley Fire Station 1, was built in 2016 and opened in 2017, which replaced a former Safeway building. The Safeway building replaced the...
Recalling the stories of the past was a talent of Grace Norcross Allen.