Longmont Studio Tour

The Longmont Studio Tour  runs this weekend, Saturday and Sunday (9/28 & 29), 11:00 – 5:00 both days.  Go see artists in their natural habitat. Close to 50 artists are involved this year. A sampling of participating artists’ work is currently being shown at the Muse Gallery at 356 Main Street in Longmont. Tour maps […]

Firehouse Art Center Film Volunteers

The Firehouse Arts Center is looking for volunteers for the Film Committee. We present films that are experimental rather than commercial, preferably “artistic” rather than documentary though we show both. These are often by emerging filmmakers, including students working on a Masters of Fine Arts (MFA).  Our tasks include finding and inviting filmmakers to submit […]


HWNA Neighborhood Picnic is Sunday, September 29, 2013 from 12 noon to 4 pm at Roosevelt Park Stone House (corner of Bross and Longs Peak).  All are welcome.  We’ll supply burgers, brats, rolls, condiments, and paper goods. Come as your are, bring something to share if you like, we’ll have games and activities available. To […]

Crematorium Variance

The Carroll-Lewellen Funeral Home has submitted a new development application for a variance on the 500-foot residential protection standard for funeral homes and crematories. They want to put a crematorium in their garage and build a smoke stack at their building at 5th Ave and Terry St. The 500-foot residential protection standard for funeral homes […]

Pavilion Project

John Thacker, a long-time resident of Historic Westside, designed and financed the installation of new gables at the opening of the roof of the Pavilion at Roosevelt Park.  Sun Construction was the General Contractor and they donated their profit and overhead to finish this project.  John designed and arranged for everything to complete the new […]

Welcome to the Westside Neighborhood!

Our neighborhood is within the bounds of the original Chicago Colony of Longmont that is referred to around here as “Old Town”. We are fun-loving, active in our community, and most of all support neighbor-to-neighbor dialogue. Our goals are to keep Longmont beautiful, look out for each other, promote friendly relations between neighbors, have fun […]