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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

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

‘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

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

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

Something to crow about at Arvada's scarecrow fest

The 25th annual Festival of Scarecrows was held in Olde Town Square on Oct. 9, ringing in the fall with a host of autumnal activities including costume parades, pumpkin and zucchini weighing … more

Mural honoring Johnny Hurley painted at Rocky Mountain Commissary

A large mural depicting Johnny Hurley — the ‘Good Samaritan’ who intervened in the June 21 Olde Town Arvada shooting and likely prevented a larger loss of life — was painted on the back wall … more

Second graders gifted bikes in honor of Gordon Beesley

Wish for Wheels — a nonprofit that provides bikes for kids in low-income communities — partnered with Townsend Retirement Planning to host the Beesley Bike Build at Secrest Elementary School on … more

Jackalope Arts Festival comes to Arvada's Olde Town

The Jackalope Arts Festival came to Olde Town Arvada for the first time on Sept. 18 and 19, showcasing handmade goods made by over 60 local artisans from across the state. The festival was free of … more

Street murals beautify Olde Town

Three artists worked to install murals on the streets of Olde Town Arvada beginning on Sept. 9, completing the murals by Sept. 15 in advance of the upcoming Jackalope Denver arts festival slated for … more

Arvada Press

Protest of Arvada Harvest Festival cancellation

About two dozen residents of Arvada and the surrounding communities attended the Sept. 13 Arvada City Council meeting to voice their displeasure in the city's partial events permit denial which led … more

Arvada Elks host Harvest Festival Beer Garden

Despite the cancellation of this year's Arvada Harvest Festival, the Arvada Elks Lodge went ahead with their annual Harvest Festival Beer Garden, a tradition that dates back over 50 years. The Beer … more

Steuben's Arvada closes after 5 years of operation

Fans of classic American diner food will need to find a new local haunt, as Steuben's Arvada location closed its doors for good following dinner service on Aug. 22. The restaurant announced the … more

Shelter network moves forward in Arvada

Brenda Shepard stood in the gymnasium at The Rising Church in Olde Town Arvada. She was freshly showered, had a warm cup of coffee and folded clothes she recently picked out of the church’s racks, available to area homeless people and those living … more

Arvada Harvest Fest

This year's Arvada Harvest Festival again featured a fantastic parade. Here are some of the sights from this year's festivities. more

The final bow

After 23 years of owning and putting on shows at the Festival Playhouse, Charley and Donna Ault are closing the curtains and heading off to the next stage. “This is something we started thinking … more
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