News & Events for Thornton, CO

Show Your Thornton Business Some LOVE!

Tuesday, February 10th, 2015

Your SHOP THORNTON FIRST BUSINESS PAGE is waiting!   Increase your web presence and customer base by adding photos, logos, and c ... Read More

Colorado SBDC, Minority Business Office and PTAC join together to assist businesses in procurement efforts

Tuesday, February 10th, 2015

The Colorado Small Business Development Center (SBDC), the Colorado Procurement Technical Assistance Center (PTAC) and the Minority Business Offi ... Read More

Now Accepting BIG Grant Applications!

Monday, January 12th, 2015

Thornton Business Improvement Grants (BIG), administered by the Thornton Office of Economic Development, are available to help fund business improveme ... Read More

2014 Back-To-School BASH!

Friday, June 20th, 2014

July 25 and July 26, 2014   When you Shop Thornton First, your dollars are reinvested in your community!  Your help supports roads, recrea ... Read More

Thornton to open Sonic Automotive, Cheddar's and medical offices

Thursday, June 12th, 2014

THORNTON, CO -- A former Target site, which has been vacant in south Thornton for more than a decade, is in the midst of a redevelopment project that ... Read More

The Grove shopping area in Thornton welcomes new retailers this summer

Wednesday, May 28th, 2014

THORNTON, CO -- The retail options at the Grove shopping center in north Thornton will expand in the next few months with the opening of a multi- ... Read More

Total Beverage eyes new location

Tuesday, May 20th, 2014

The city's first large format liquor store is relocating and nearly doubling its size to remain competitive. Thornton City Council approved by a ... Read More

City expands electronic signs code allowances

Tuesday, May 20th, 2014

Motorists will see more electronic message signs often seen along Interstate 25 throughout other sections of Thornton thanks to an amendment to its si ... Read More

City helps businesses in a BIG way

Wednesday, May 14th, 2014

Grant Program helps fund interior, exterior biz improvements   Silvia and Rafael Cervantes have been planning an extreme remodel of their resta ... Read More

Summer fun kicks off at Thorntonfest!

Monday, May 12th, 2014

Popular summer festival is May 17 in Thornton THORNTON, CO… Thorntonfest, a signature event of the City of Thornton, takes place on Saturda ... Read More


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