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Advanced Placement teachers learn new techniques

Many students may consider taking an Advanced Placement course daunting, a mentality more than 500 teachers in Colorado are trying to change. “The biggest part of teaching an AP class is instilling the confidence that 'I can do this' in our …
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The Arvada City Council voted unanimously Monday night to approve an operating agreement between the city and the Arvada Center for the Arts and Humanities. Now, the center, officially a nonprofit organization rather than city department, can …
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When Michele Haney stepped onto the Red Rocks Community College campus in 2008, she envisioned something more — an Arvada campus with an identity of its own. On July 16, that vision came full circle as shovels hit the ground, marking the …
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The ACT test is important for college admissions and scholarships. Too many students go into this important test unprepared. Students need to learn how to take …
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There is little doubt the Mopar Mile-High Nationals Drag Races bring out the “High” in all the drivers and those who attend the yearly event. It especially brings out the highs for the John Bandimere family.  “This is the largest …
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Featured Events
June 25 - July 31, McIlvoy Park, 5750 Upham St., Arvada, CO
July 30 - 31, Mary Rippon Outdoor Theatre, Boulder, CO
Today, The Plaza at Belmar, 439 S. Teller St., Lakewood, CO
Tomorrow, Arvada Church of God, 7135 W. 68th Ave., Arvada, CO