Keyword: Lakewood Colorado
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Town homes find a future in Lakewood’s east side

The west side of Lakewood is home to some of the city’s most beloved open spaces and views — places like Bear Creek Lake Park, Rooney Valley and Green Mountain. Which explains why talk of … more

My Name Is: Dave Adams

About Me I grew up in the south suburbs of Chicago. The village, Hazel Crest, was about 30 miles south of downtown. On a clear day, and there were not many back in the 60 and 70s, I could see … more

Colorado Mills continues work as year-anniversary of storm nears

It’s been almost a year since the hail storm that closed the Colorado Mills mall for six months and Brenda Cleary, director of marketing and business development at the mall, still isn’t entirely … more

Homelessness coalition fights denial of land use

Following the U.S. Department of Health and Human Services (HHS) denial of the Colorado Coalition for the Homeless plan to develop 59 acres near the Federal Center in Lakewood into a housing and … more

Heritage center plan options open for public view, feedback

A children’s play feature, expanded education, iconic entryway, gracious garden and improved visitor circulation are among the elements called for in Lakewood Heritage Center’s updated master … more

My Name Is: Wayne Wolf and Lizie Ketelhut

About Us Wayne: I am from Chicago and came here in 1982. I loved it up here and became a really good skier. I had a carpet cleaning business for 23 years up in Summit county. Lizie: We met in … more

Lakewood man pleads guilty in death of infant

Less than a week before his trial was set to begin, Josiah Lamarr Jones, 22, pleaded guilty to child abuse resulting in the death of his 3-month-old daughter, Naomi Jones, according to a news release … more

Get a bin and join in: Lakewood begins recycling initiative

An educational initiative to help Lakewood residents discover how to recycle more at home and in the community has been developed by the city's sustainability division. Dubbed “Recycle! It's good … more

Paul urges Lakewood to be bold in State of City

Mayor Adam Paul had one simple message for community leaders and residents alike during his third State of the city speech — be bold. “2019 will be Lakewood’s 50th anniversary. Let’s use this … more

Possible solutions emerge for LHS parking woes

After more than six months of homework and research done by working groups made of up of Lakewood residents, city staff, Jefferson County Schools representatives, and members of the Lakewood Police … more

Tension and wit play out on Lakewood theater stage

Michael Duran’s delightful blocks/games-like set at the newly located Bench at 40 West Theatre in Lakewood suggest child’s play as lights dim and one tunes into Alex Wheeler (Adrian Egolf), … more

Green Mountain grad's helmet speaks volumes

Nicole Hensley, a 23-year-old graduate of Green Mountain High School and one of three goaltenders on the United States Olympic women's ice hockey team, can never be accused of not representing … more

Homeless in Jeffco: One day on the streets

Every year in January, a small army of volunteers from churches, human services departments, nonprofits and law enforcement fan out into communities across the nation and conduct a point-in-time … more

40 West Arts approved to apply for SCFD funding

The Scientific and Cultural Facilities District (SCFD) has announced 10 new organizations that are now eligible to apply for funds from the funding district, and 40 West Arts is among them. The 10 … more

Lasley Park goes under the knife, with help

Sue Fenniman has lived right across from Lasley Park in Lakewood since 1976, and while she’s always enjoyed the 10-acre park, her description of it is a little lackluster. “It’s been a pretty … more

Getting a glimpse of the ArtLine

Lakewood is looking to get more colorful, with the coming 40 West ArtLine project to the West Colfax area. And now residents are being asked to check out an early draft of this colorful creation, and … more

Coalition submits plans for 59 acres at Fed Center

The fate of 59 undeveloped acres near the Federal Center in Lakewood is being considered by the Department of Health and Human Services after the Colorado Coalition for the Homeless submitted an … more

Man convicted of stalking, raping Lakewood youth

A Jefferson County jury returned guilty verdicts in the child sexual assault case against Zachary Vincent Myers, 23, on December 11, according to the First Judicial Distirct's DA's offic Following … more

Businesses, both creative and not, invest in artistic corridor

When asked about the kind of year 40 West Arts and West Colfax had, Bill Marino, executive director of the Lakewood West Colfax Business Improvement District, and board chair of 40 West Arts, pauses, … more

Colorado Mills reopens: ‘It feels like being home’

For Jim Hildenbrandt and Buck Harris, members of the former Mills Walkers, a group of senior citizens who walked the nearly mile-long paths of the mall since it opened in November 2002, the reopening … more
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