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Open your door to the built environment

Even a casual drive around the Denver metro area will unveil a bevy of architectural gems, with even more design secrets hiding behind doors you might not expect. But since getting an invite to house … more

Football: Neighborhood incident halts Adams City's game

AURORA -- The Colorado High School Activities Association is expected to decide today whether to continue a suspended football game between Aurora Central and Adams City high schools. Local media … more

Marijuana excise tax hits Fort Lupton ballot

Fort Lupton City Council voted to put a marijuana excise tax question on November's ballot. Councilman Tommy Holton cast the only no vote of seven that were cast Aug. 31 during a special … more

Immerse yourself in Lumonics’ lights and sounds

Great artists aren’t exactly well known for staying in the same place for long. That certainly was the case for Dorothy and Mel Tanner, the former of whom had a background in sculpture and the … more

Bomb threat closes Adams City HS early

COMMERCE CITY -- Students and the staff of Adams City High School are safe after a phoned-in bomb threat closed the campus early Aug. 10. "We had a bomb threat phoned in," said ACHS assistant … more

Senior challenge at Highlands Ranch community leads to 4,156 miles walked

With the COVID-19 pandemic continuing to wreak havoc on everyday lives, being a fitness coordinator at an active living facility for senior citizens can be challenging. For Donna Way, the fitness … more

Centennial allows more drive-thrus on University Boulevard, changes development standards

Nearly 30% of the vehicles that travel along the University Boulevard corridor each day do not stop or start their drive in Centennial, instead rolling through the city as “pass-through” traffic, … more

Fire breaks out at old ACHS building

South Adams County fire officials are looking into the cause of a fire at the former Adams City High School building near East 69th Avenue and U.S. Highway 85. It started around 8 a.m. July … more

Auto-theft suspect on the run

Commerce City police are  searching for an auto-theft suspect. He is 32-year-old Phillip Young, a Hispanic who stands 6 feet 1 inch tall and weighs 210 pounds. He has brown hair and brown … more

Redistricting tour seeks citizen input

Have opinions on what the state’s political maps should look like after they get reconfigured this year? Colorado’s redistricting commissions will be touring the state in July and August, looking … more

Building a history of architecture in Denver

One of my favorite things about a city is the symphony of architectural and design styles that go into making it a vibrant and dynamic place to spend time. And History Colorado’s latest exhibit, … more

Council OKs body cameras for Brighton police

Brighton City Council voted unanimously to approve a 10-year, $2.7 million contract to secure body cameras for the Brighton Police Department.Seven of the nine council members approved the contract … more

Jodi's Race for Awareness

Ovarian Cancer Survivors gather for a group photo at the 2019 Jodi's Race for Awareness. The event last year took place virtually, and the 2021 Jodi's Race for Awareness, which is the 12th … more

The bright lights shine on Denver

In many cases listening to a podcast is a passive activity - something people listen to while exercising, sitting in the car or doing chores around the house. But “The Bright Lights of Denver,” a … more

The art of city life in comic form

If you haven’t been out and about much in Denver recently, you could very well be shocked by what’s there — and perhaps more noticeably, what isn’t. Even by the standards of this constantly … more

Miners Alley returns with a little zen

It may be more than a year later than hoped for, but Golden’s Miners Alley Playhouse is finally getting a new season off the ground - and it’s doing so with the world premiere of a show written … more

Officers learn how to de-escalate situations involving mental illness

Jeff Santelli, a retired Douglas County Sheriff’s Office deputy who now works as a CIT trainer, suggested that CIT should be a specialized presence in law enforcement, likening it to SWAT teams. Just like SWAT officers, CIT officers require a specific skillset, Santelli said. “It’s actually a very similar analogy to CIT,” he said. “It’s a specialized training of communication and not everybody is the best communicator.” more
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