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Charlie Maddocks, guitarist and vocalist for Holdfast., performs at the Aggie Theatre Friday evening for the 11th annual FoCoMX. (Julia Trowbridge | Collegian)

Eleventh annual FoCoMX highlights local music scene

Julia Trowbridge April 28, 2019

  Downtown Fort Collins was flooded with music enthusiasts this past weekend. From the Aggie Theatre to the rooftop of Illegal Pete’s, the Fort Collins Music eXperiment (FoCoMX) presented over 300...

Greta Cornett and Ben Prytherch perform with Mama Lenny and the Remedy at the Downtown Artery for the 10th annual FoCoMX. Mama Lenny and the Remedy is a Fort Collins based R&B Soul Funk band, and packed the Downtown Artery to capacity during their performance.  (Julia Trowbridge | Collegian)

FoCoMX to return for 11th annual weekend

Julia Trowbridge April 22, 2019

The music scene will take over downtown Fort Collins next weekend. The Fort Collins Music eXperiment, also known as FoCoMX, is returning for its 11th annual weekend, showcasing over 300 bands at over...

Fort Collins (Julia Trowbridge | Collegian)

Updated City Plan details vision for future Fort Collins

Julia Trowbridge April 16, 2019

Fort Collins has been gathering input and creating a plan for the City's next 20 years. The updated City Plan, with a supplemental Transit Master Plan, was presented to City Council on Tuesday. The City...

Illustration by Giovanna Vartuli | Collegian.

ACT Film Festival panel discusses behind the scenes of documentary filmmaking

Julia Trowbridge April 10, 2019

Documentary enthusiasts gathered to hear from ACT Film Festival documentary creators at a panel Saturday. The fourth annual ACT Human Rights Film Festival is happening from April 5 to April 13. On...

Illustration by Giovanna Vartuli | Collegian.

‘¡Las Sandinistas!’ and ‘Western Collections’ balance humor, gravity while delivering advocation of equality

Julia Trowbridge April 9, 2019

The Lyric Cinema’s theater was almost completely packed for the 11 a.m. showing of the short film “Western Collections,” as well as the documentary “¡Las Sandinistas!” for the fourth annual...

Lola Gag performs during the spring drag show in the Lory Student Center.(Ashley Potts | Collegian)

CSU’s ‘Drag! The Musical!’ mixes drag, Broadway, self-expression

Julia Trowbridge April 7, 2019

The largest university drag show in northern Colorado for over 10 years returned this Sunday with a packed ballroom. This semester's show was titled "Drag! The Musical!" and hosted by PRISM, a student...

Illustration by Giovanna Vartuli | Collegian.

‘The Accountant of Auschwitz’ shows post-Holocaust Germany, holds citizens accountable

Julia Trowbridge April 7, 2019

Although the Holocaust happened around 80 years ago, Nazis are still being prosecuted  today. "The Accountant of Auschwitz," a documentary directed by Matthew Shoychet shown in the fourth annual...

Fort Collins man arrested for stabbing

Fort Collins man arrested for stabbing

Julia Trowbridge April 6, 2019

A man was arrested after stabbing an older man the morning of April 5, according to a press release from Fort Collins Police Services. The victim did not suffer life-threatening injuries.  The suspect,...

ASCSU President candidate Samuel Braun and Vice President candidate Madison Taylor pose for a portrait on April 2, 2019. (Colin Shepherd | Collegian)

ASCSU Campaign: Samuel Braun and Madison Taylor

Julia Trowbridge April 3, 2019

From focusing on campus engagement and running the judicial branch of the Associated Students of Colorado State University, Samuel Braun and Madison Taylor hope to be ASCSU's next president and vice president.  "Even...

Infographic by Meg Metzger-Seymour

How to vote this local election season

Julia Trowbridge March 27, 2019

Interactive map created by Samantha Ye. In 2017, only 28.25 percent of Fort Collins residents voted in City Council Elections. The City of Fort Collins' City Council is responsible for various decisions...

Fort Collins (Julia Trowbridge | Collegian)

4 candidates campaign for District 2 Councilmember position up for election

Julia Trowbridge March 27, 2019

With current District 2 Councilmember Ray Martinez’s second term ending, four candidates are running for his former seat on City Council. Adam Eggleston, Susan Holmes, Noah Hutchison and Julie Pignataro...

A map of the City of Fort Collins, divided by district. The blue section (top left) is district 6, the red section (top right) is district 1, with districts 5 (green), 2 (yellow), 4 (orange) and 3 (purple) 
 following in that order. (Photo courtesy of Google Maps)

Fort Collins mayor up for election this April

Julia Trowbridge and Samantha Ye March 27, 2019

Voters have a choice between two candidates for mayor on April 2. Wade Troxell, who's been the Mayor of Fort Collins for the past four years, is running for his final two-year term. Michael Pruznick,...

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