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Redistricting Commission holds public meeting in Arvada

As a state commission moves closer to redrawing Colorado’s congressional districts, residents of Adams and Jefferson counties made their voices heard on how they want to be represented in … more

My Name Is... Bob Hoff

About me - I worked for Coors for over 40 years. I was born in Michigan, went to the University of Michigan and then moved out here to be an engineer. I bought a house in Arvada, raised my kids here. I … more

Babe Walls brightens Arvada

Babe Walls, a mural festival dedicated celebrating to women and non-binary artists, returned to the West Metro area for its second annual installment — this time, with an exhibition at Arvada's … more

Babe Walls mural festival comes to Arvada

Babe Walls, a mural festival dedicated celebrating to women and non-binary artists, is returning to the West Metro area for its second annual installment — this time, with an exhibition at Arvada's … more

Q & A: Rep. Brianna Titone

In recognition of Pride Month, the Arvada Press talked to House District 27 Representative Brianna Titone — the first trans legislator elected in Colorado — about living in Arvada, the importance … more

Arvada United Methodist Church holds Pride Month Celebration

The Arvada United Methodist Church held a celebration in honor of LGBTQ+ Pride Month on June 13 at their location on Carr Street. The event was attended by over 70 members and supporters of the … more

Arvada Urban Renewal Authority gives Ralston Fields redevelopment update

At the Arvada City Council meeting on May 17th, Arvada Urban Renewal Authority Executive Director Maureen Phair gave an update on the Ralston Fields redevelopment project, which has been in the works … more

PHOTOS: Ralston Valley Mustangs celebrate the graduation of the Class of 2021

The in-person ceremony took place the evening of May 21, at the Jeffco Stadium in Lakewood.  more

Arvada High School Class of 2021 graduation

The scarlet red robes of the Arvada High School's 2021 graduates stood out in stark contrast to the green grass on May 20 at the North Area Athletic Complex. more

PHOTOS: Pomona High graduates 2021 class

Pomona High School celebrated over 200 graduates in its class of 2020, May 20, at theNorth Area Athletic Complex in Arvada. The 47th class to graduate from Pomona accrued over $3 million in … more

Kokoro holds fundraiser to counter anti-Asian hate

Kokoro, a Japanese restaurant with locations in University Hills and Arvada, has launched a fundraising campaign aimed at contributing to organizations that oppose anti-Asian hate. The restaurant … more

One of two suspects in custody after carjacking spree

One suspect is in custody after three attempted carjackings occurred in the early hours of Saturday morning in Northwestern Arvada. The carjackings began at 2:50 a.m. on April 24 and continued until shortly after 7 a.m., when Arvada Police officers apprehended one of the two suspects. more

Olde Town water tower lights to honor graduating seniors

Continuing a tradition that began last year, the Olde Town water tower will bear the colors of seven local high schools on different dates in May to honor each of the school's graduating senior … more

Arvada inventor modernizes wheelchair safety

Jered Dean didn't set out to revolutionize power wheelchairs. A former engineering professor at Colorado School of Mines, he simply wanted to make a motorized chair that was safer for his niece, … more

Arvada-based nonprofit for teen moms will host 5K on May 1 at Lake Arbor Park

Hope House Colorado, a nonprofit based in Arvada that provides resources for teen moms, will host its 8th annual 5k and Fun Run fundraising event on May 1 at Lake Arbor Park. The 5k will begin at 9 … more

JCPH closing large Arvada vaccination site to focus efforts

As COVID-19 vaccinations got underway in December, one of the first locations to begin offering the shots was Jefferson County Public Health’s vaccination center in Arvada. The drive-thru site, … more

For more than 30 years, spanning two generations, Namiko’s has endured

Editor’s Note: This is part one of a story about a landmark Arvada eatery and how it has dealt with the challenges of the pandemic. Part II will be published in next week’s edition. In Arvada, … more

UPDATE: Arvada Police apprehend homicide suspect after 3 stabbed, one victim deceased

At 7:43 p.m., the Arvada Police Department received a call in reference to a stabbing at a residence in the 8400 block of Chase St. The suspect, Michael Kuhlow age 33 is suspected in the assault. Two … more

Apex holds groundbreaking for all-inclusive Secrest Park playground

When the new Secrest Recreation Center opened in October 2018 not only did it replace the previous facility on 66th Avenue, but it phased out the neighboring playground due to its construction. A … more

Council approves Olde Town project

Olde Town Arvada will be home to new residences soon. The Arvada City Council, by a 5-2 vote, approved Trammell Crow Company’s request for a conditional-use permit for the development of a … more
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