Stories
661 results total, viewing 1 - 20

Bill aims to repeal Colorado death penalty

After years of coming up short, advocates of repealing the death penalty may finally cross the finish line this year with newfound support from two Republican senators. “From a philosophical … more

Letter to the editor: Fortunate students

I feel that the kids who have Michael Alcorn as their teacher are very fortunate.  He has a very logical head on his shoulders and is really thoughtful.  My husband, Dan, and I enjoy … more

Letter to the editor: To our senators

We are calling on you to to honor your oath of office, defend the Constitution, and serve the United States. I say the evidence for impeachment is clear. To allow a President to flagrantly abuse … more

Letter to the editor: Why be spiteful?

  I was quite surprised a couple of weeks ago to read the hateful letter about President Trump. While it is true that he may indeed be a narcissist, this should in no way impair his spelling … more

‘Seeing who we’re playing for’

For patients visiting the infusion center at Wheat Ridge’s Lutheran Medical Center, an appointment can mean sitting in the same room for four hours, six hours or even all day, said Janette … more

Green Mountain girls basketball runs winning streak to seven

GOLDEN — The formula Green Mountain’s girls basketball team is using this season has been pretty flawless so far. The Rams — No. 4 in the latest CHSAANow.com Class 4A girls basketball rankings … more

D’Evelyn boys hoops upsets Green Mountain in OT

DENVER — D’Evelyn’s boys basketball team might have had the win Jan. 15 to jumpstart its season. The Jaguars (6-8, 2-1 in Class 4A Jeffco League) upset then No. 10 ranked Green Mountain in an … more

Lakewood police arrest man accused of arson

The West Metro SWAT Team has arrested a man accused of starting a fire in an apartment complex. On Jan. 15 the team, made up of Lakewood and Wheat Ridge police officers, was called to an apartment … more

Couple finds hope for love in upcoming Miners Alley play

Actor Bill Hahn says theater is always a high wire act. But it becomes an even more difficult one when the show only involves two performers. “It’s a challenge from the standpoint of there are no … more

Welcome the Year of the Rat in the metro area

According to the calendar of the Lunar New Year, 2020 is the Year of the Rat - the first sign of the zodiac. And there are plenty of options hosted by Denver’s thriving Asian-American community to … more

Modern libraries are much more than books

t all started with a state parks pass. Areli Alcazar, a teacher at Kenton Elementary School in Aurora, stopped by the Schlessman branch of Denver Public Library a couple years ago, where a librarian … more

Domination through disruption opens huge opportunities

When we look at some of the most recent and incredible success stories in business, sports, and artistic performance we are seeing a bit of a trend, aren’t we? What we are seeing are companies, … more

Count carefully to 17, and it’s fine to be sylly

English jurist John Selden (1584-1654) said, “Syllables govern the world.” Maybe syllables governed the world in the 17th century, but lately they have been treated with impudence and disrespect … more

Former Everitt student says she was groped dozens of times

A parent of a former Everitt Middle School student has filed a complaint against Jeffco Public Schools, alleging the district ignored evidence in 2017 that the student had been sexually assaulted by … more

My name is... Hilary Wimmer

The road to teaching I went to Arvada West and I’m grateful I got an excellent education in Jeffco. I was really fortunate to have what I had, and Arvada was a great place to live. We go back to … more

So, you think you know Casa Bonita?

It's easy to get lost in awe by the cliff diving, waterfall, live performances and Mexican food that is all packaged inside Casa Bonita — and Don Whitcomb wants the world to know about the Lakewood … more

Tattoos for Australia

When Peter Pridhorsky was growing up, he had the opportunity to travel to Australia. He loved watching Steve Irwin, the Australian television personality “The Crocodile Hunter,” and grew an … more

Hearing for White Fence Farm development to continue

If you left the lengthy hearing regarding the future of White Fence Farm, you're in luck. The hearing will be continued. On Jan. 15, a hearing took place before Lakewood's Board of Adjustment where … more
1 | 2 | 3 | 4 | 5 | 6 | 7 34 | Next »
Currently viewing stories posted within the past 6 months.
For all older stories, please use our advanced search.
Our Papers

Ad blocker detected

We have noticed you are using an ad blocking plugin in your browser.

The revenue we receive from our advertisers helps make this site possible. We request you whitelist our site.