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Jeffco Board of Education moves forward

As votes cast Nov. 7 are now official per the canvass board, Brad Rupert, Susan Harmon and Ron Mitchell were officially sworn in at a special meeting Nov. 27. “I would like to first say thank you … more

Apex launches updates to system, logo, website

The 122,090 people who live in the Apex Park and Recreation District can expect several changes next week, including a new registration platform, an updated website and logo, and an additional … more

Santa House readies for another year of helping families

Over the past 12 years, the Santa House in Arvada has provided gifts to 9,337 families and 26,432 children and its volunteers are getting ready to open for another season. “It’s really incredible … more

Arvada celebrates small businesses, encourages residents to shop small

Nate Glore opened his bike shop, Cycle Dynamics, in Arvada a year and a half ago with a focus on bicycle repair and maintenance. “That’s what’s going to keep a bike shop open,” Glore said. … more

Dot Miller joins Arvada City Council

Arvada City Council swore in it’s newest councilmember, Dot Miller, in a ceremony held at City Hall Monday, Nov. 13. Miller joins the council after winning the At Large race in the general election Nov. 7. “I feel honored to have been … more

Pomona High School program builds artists

D’Naya Stone, 16, found her love of the arts by accident. She was placed in a pottery class at Pomona High School — one she didn’t want to be in. But by the end of the first week, she was hooked. Now the is one of almost 200 students in the … more

Remembering Roy Halladay, a hometown all-star

The hard work and determination Roy Halladay brought to his athletics is something Jeff Legault, baseball coach at Dakota Ridge High School, teaches to his players daily. As an assistant coach at Arvada West High School in the early 1990s, … more

Jeffco's sixth grade shift for a better fit

One of the benefits of the sixth-grade shift to middle school is better utilization of building space, Jeffco Public Schools officials say. Tim Reed, executive director of Jeffco facilities, said … more

Dogs help Van Arsdale students learn

Bella, a Labrador retriever, visits Van Arsdale Elementary in Arvada every Monday to work with students. She is one of three dog/human teams that are helping students learn fine motor skills, projection when speaking, reading, sequencing and impulse … more

Warren Tech students design snowboards

Elijah Quinones, 16, aspires to be a graphic designer. “Anything you can imagine, you can create with graphic design,” he said. As a junior in Warren Tech’s graphic design program, Quinones is one of almost 90 students getting a head … more

Sixth-grade shift moves ahead in Jeffco

When parent Darcie Weiser first heard of Jeffco’s intent to move sixth-grade students to middle school, she was not a fan. In 2014, her son was a fifth-grader at Meiklejohn Elementary in Arvada when the talk of moving sixth-grade students from … more

Five questions with Andrew Dahler

What does a beer curator do? Drink lots of beer. No, really, what I do is beer and brewery representatives come in and try me on their beer and try to get it on draft at Kline's. I use a judging system. If I feel that the beer will sell well or … more

Human Service grants address housing in Arvada

Of the $210,000 given to area nonprofits by the city of Arvada Human Services grants, the majority of them focus on services geared toward residents maintaining or gaining housing. “This year we gave extra thought to agencies providing rental … more

G Line meeting shows a community with little patience left

Michael Mutnan recalls when the original RTD G Line was announced in 2004 with plans to create a light rail system to connect Arvada, Wheat Ridge and Denver that would open in 2013. That was before a man drove his car onto tracks in California … more
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