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Cancer survivor shows off victory garden

The garden in front of Kim Giarratano’s Arvada home is in bloom with fuchsia, peonies, dahlias and sweet peas, which she says smell so good. There’s also a honeysuckle vine which will grow up over the trellis, decorative rocks, a fountain and …
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A look at wedding traditions

The joining of two people in matrimony calls for many different traditions depending on the religion the couple is rooted in. Most religions recognize a formal assertion of marriage, but there is a difference in how verbal the couple themselves …
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    • Olde Town apartment plan sparks controversy

      To Dave Chandler and his activist group, a proposed six-story building with 256 apartments and 40,000 square feet of retail shops that would rise from the ground next to the Gold Line station in Arvada is an egregious mistake that should be …

    • Jeffco to keep fed grant programs

      A nearly seven hour meeting on June 27 concluded in a yes vote from all three Jefferson County commissioners to continue to accept federal money for affordable housing. The monies in consideration …

    • Thousands in Jeffco beat the heat with books

      Cindy Jaye, a public services manager with the Jefferson County Public Library, loves to read because she loves stories. “I love the places I get to go, and the people I get to meet through stories,” she said. And she’s not alone. So …

    • My name is...Mateo Schiferl

      I love the water tower I’m 3 years old. I really like the water tower in Olde Town Arvada, where we live. Wherever we are, we always try to find the water tower. For Halloween last year, I dressed up as the Olde Town Water Tower. In books I …

    • Jeffco to keep fed grant programs

      A nearly seven hour meeting on June 27 concluded in a yes vote from all three Jefferson County commissioners to continue to accept federal money for affordable housing. The monies in consideration …