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My Name Is... Cheri Jahn

About me I was born in Sterling, but I moved to Wheat Ridge when I was 13 and decided to stay here. I love planting my garden where I grow flowers and vegetables. I have three grand kids and I love … more

‘You Lost Me’ finds audience in Denver

Examining historical documents is like reading a ghost story. When playwright and director Bonnie Metzgar came across a list of about 166 Irish people saved by 17-year-old Ann Harvey from a wreck off … more

My name is... Connor Ladd

About me I’m trying to be a normal 16-year-old. I’m a sophomore at Lakewood High School, and I play football there. I like to bike during the summer, write, play video games and just do things … more

To boost ‘3.5-star’ score, city will focus on transportation, growth

Since 2017, Arvada has worked to boost its 3.5-star city rating, calculated by Northwest Research Group (NRG) using responses from the city’s Community Survey. But with 2019 survey results … more

No. 4 Golden boys hoops out to quick start in 4A Jeffco

EVERGREEN — The road to the boys basketball Class 4A Jeffco League title is a long and winding journey. However, Golden’s 50-36 road victory over Evergreen on Jan. 10 definitely gave the Demons … more

Viking up for UllrGrass

Colorado is home to no shortage of bluegrass and beer festivals. But while most of those events embrace the warmth and festiveness of lazy summer afternoons and nights, there’s only one local event … more

Reporter Stories: Lakewood's watching The Watchdog

Lakewood Community Editor Joseph Rios and West Metro Editor Glenn Wallace discuss Lakewood's efforts to quiet community newsletter The Watchdog. Is this an electioneering issue or a question about … more

Second suspect arrested for Dec. 14 carjacking

A suspect in a December carjacking incident in Arvada, was arrested Jan. 8 after previously fleeing from police, according to an Arvada Police Department (APD) media release. The robbery occurred the … more

Sixth-grade science project aims to clean up Lake Arbor

A project that has taken over the entire sixth grade class at Moore Middle School — and will soon find its way into Arvada City Hall — started with one 11-year-old, Zach Ford, while he was on a … more

Arvada parent publishes picture book with ADHD theme

“Victor and the Vroom,” the debut picture book by Arvada-based freelance writer and parent Lydia Rueger, features a regular car with a not-so-regular engine. The story is based on Rueger’s … more

Poetry, comedy, music and heaping helping of beans

Jerry Cunningham is not the kind of guy who would’ve ever expected to end up on the board of directors of Golden’s annual Colorado Cowboy Gathering. After all, for a long time, this … more

New film shares forgotten WWII story

The horrors of the Holocaust were not just confined to the European continent. Stories of the slaughter of the Jews spread the world over, but unlike the U.S., Canada and many other countries, the … more

Sheriffs' views vary on Colorado red flag law

Two years and a day after Douglas County Sheriff’s Deputy Zackari Parrish was fatally shot by a mentally ill man, a controversial red flag law named for him went into effect. The state law allows a … more

School of Mines band taking a Roman holiday

This week, the Colorado School of Mines’ marching band is taking its act out of the country for only the second time in its 108-year history. The destination? Rome, where a mix of around 80 current … more

City can celebrate progress as we plan for the future

On Nov. 30, we celebrated the Olde Town Arvada tree lighting ceremony, one of my favorite traditions. It was a fitting start to the season and an example of why Arvada is such a wonderful place to be … more

Community working to relaunch inactive Lions Club

Before the Arvada Lions Club went inactive about a year ago, the group accumulated a long list of accomplishments, from sponsoring camping experiences for individuals with disabilities to helping … more

Supects arrested in back-to-back robberies, but one suspect still at large

Two cases garnering statewide media attention took place Dec. 14 and Dec. 18 in Arvada, with one suspect arrested in each — and, in the first, one suspect still at-large. On Dec. 14, a man told … more

Top five stories setting Arvada apart in 2019

With the last year of the decade came plenty of new and ongoing Arvada stories as infrastructure changed, election season occurred and neighbors rallied together for a variety of causes. Included in … more

Remodeled Ace Hi Tavern building aims to maintain, enhance spirit of classic bar

One of Golden’s oldest buildings is starting the new year with a new look — and an additional tenant. Since it first opened inside the historic Opera House Building on Washington Street nearly … more

Inclusivity through Lakewood’s Camp Paha

For some residents throughout the Denver metro area, Lakewood’s Camp Paha, a summer camp program for youth and young adults with disabilities, is their last option. They may have been rejected at … more
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