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Arvada rallies support for Marshall Fire victims

If the Marshall Fire spread panic as it burned, it spread hope as it smoldered. more

Impressive first quarter leads to Arvada West win

It was a quarter that Arvada West’s boys basketball team would like to repeat as many times as possible. more

Arvada Hope House hosts 5th Annual Christmas Shop

Christmas came early for the moms of Hope House Colorado. The Arvada-based nonprofit for teen moms held its 5th Annual Christmas Shop at their Benton Street headquarters on Dec. 11, providing an … more

Jeffco School Board votes yes on new Arvada Aquatics Complex

During its Dec. 9 regular meeting, the Jefferson County Board of Education voted to approve operative documents to complete the partnership with Apex Parks and Recreation District and the City of Arvada to replace the aging Meyers Pool.  more

Remembering Dave Palm

For Dave Palm, few things were more important than community. The former Arvada city council and mayoral candidate often favorably likened his hometown to Mayberry, the idyllic setting of `The Andy Griffith Show,' and dedicated much of his life to preserving his vision of Arvada's history, tradition and small-town feel. Palm died from COVID-19 complications on Sunday, Dec. 5 at the age of 70. more

Olde Town Square Christmas tree felled by wind

High winds have felled a beloved Arvada holiday landmark, as the Olde Town Square Christmas Tree came crashing down on Dec. 15. Olde Town Square has been closed to visitors while the wind event is ongoing, but businesses in the area remain open, according to Olde Town Business Improvement District Executive Director Joe Hengstler. more

The Rising Church in Olde Town Arvada restoring stained glass after vandalism

Work to repair stained glass windows at The Rising Church in Arvada is underway. The process of removing the windows from their sills began on Dec. 8 and the repair work is expected to take two to three months, according to The Rising Pastor Stephen Byers. more

Olde Town hosts 6th Annual Eggnog and Cider Competition

The 6th Annual Eggnog and Cider Competition was held in Olde Town Arvada on Dec. 6, crowning the Arvada Tavern winner of the `Best Eggnog' honors and Flights Wine Cafe winner of the `Best Cider' … more

Dave’s Locker continues to thrive under new leadership

Medical supplies don’t come cheap, as Don and Theresa Lindsey are well aware. The husband and wife operate Dave’s Locker — a free medical equipment service run by the Arvada Fire Protection … more

A happy start to a happy Hanukkah in Arvada

The sight of senseless death and sadness back in June of this year, was also the sight of light, faith and renewed hope on Nov. 28, thanks to the annual lighting of the menorah to mark the start of Hanukkah in Arvada. more

WEST 1202 FCA sports (939)

At Faith Christian High School, fall is by far the busiest time of the sports calendar. Practices begin in early August and don't wrap up until Mid-November with over 100 games and meets in between. … more

‘Justice for Johnny’ rally held outside District Attorney’s office

Friends and relatives of Johnny Hurley, the Good Samaritan killed in the June 21 Olde Town Arvada shooting, gathered outside First Judicial District Attorney Alexis King’s office on Nov. 18 to … more

New documents shed light on Olde Town Arvada shooter’s motive

New letters released by the Arvada Police Department on Nov. 23 shed light on Olde Town Arvada shooter Ronald Troyke’s motive in leadup to the June 21, 2021 shooting. The letters, which … more

Return of the ‘Elf’ on the Arvada Center’s shelf

So much of the holidays are about comfort and familiarity, which is one of the many reasons why people love hearing the same stories every year. But just because you might know the story doesn’t … more

Arvada Councilmember Nancy Ford rides off into the sunset

As former District 1 Councilmember Nancy Ford moves on from the Arvada City Council, a new frontier awaits; Saratoga, Wyoming, a town of less than 2,000 residents nestled along the Platte River. Ford … more

DA's office to hold public forum regarding Olde Town shooting decision

In the wake of last week's announcement that no charges will be filed against the Arvada Police officer who shot Johnny Hurley in the Olde Town Arvada shooting, First Judicial District Attorney … more

Arvada Army veteran gets home remodel from 75 volunteers in time for Veterans Day

When Tyler Wilson and his family moved to northwest Arvada earlier this year, the Army veteran — who was paralyzed in Afghanistan in 2005 — he thought it would take years to save up enough money … more

No charges filed against Arvada Police officer in Olde Town shooting

The Arvada Police officer who shot Johnny Hurley — recognized as the Good Samaritan in the June 21 Olde Town shooting — has been cleared of legal wrongdoing by First Judicial District Attorney … more

No charges filed against Arvada Police officer in Olde Town shooting

The Arvada Police officer who shot Johnny Hurley – recognized as the Good Samaritan in the June 21 Olde Town shooting – has been cleared of legal wrongdoing by First Judicial District … more

Arvada celebrates Halloween, Dia de los Muertos

Costumed Arvadans came to Olde Town in droves on Oct. 29, as the annual Trick or Treat Street Halloween celebration returned to the historic district. Trick or treaters stopped in at local businesses … more
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