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Colorado Community Media adds pair of Denver monthlies

Colorado Community Media is the new owner of the popular monthly newspapers Life on Capitol Hill and The Washington Park Profile. By adding the two newspapers, as of May 25, CCM now owns 20 community publications across the Denver metro area. more

Calming worries about anxiety and panic attacks

Dear Ask A Therapist How can I tell when anxiety and panic attacks are at concerning levels? Dear reader, I can give you a quick view of what is good to know about anxiety and panic. Anxiety and … more

Hospital grounds bearing fruit

Some of the green space around St. Anthony North Health Campus has been converted to community gardens, giving residents with a lack of space a chance to practice their green thumb. “The reason … more

Honoring the volunteers

Former Mayor Vi June was not going to pass up a live microphone. The former Westminster City Councilor, newspaper publisher and state legislator, now retired and living in Westminster’s San Marino … more

Amputees make strides toward goals at adaptive clinic

Traci Miller, 52, has been an above-the-knee amputee for 31 years. The one thing she hasn’t been able to do since losing her leg to a rare vascular disorder is run. “Now, I just really want to … more

Westminster volunteers fan out to clean city

Westminster’s parks and open space are going to get a lot of use in the coming months, according to Open Space Stewardship Specialist Kristen May: It’s important they look their best. “We call … more

Colorado Early Colleges opens satellite office in Westminster

Colorado Early Colleges is opening Colorado’s first early college satellite office in Westminster and will be adding a second satellite office in Highlands Ranch this spring. The new Westminster … more

At Westgate School, a path to safer walking

Neighbors and students at Thornton’s Westgate Community School will get new sidewalks, safer pedestrian crossings and a lower school-zone speed limit thanks to money from the state’s Safe Routes … more

Colorado Community Media takes home 47 awards

Colorado Community Media received 47 excellence in journalism awards, including 26 first-place honors and the Editorial Sweepstakes prize for the second year in a row for the Littleton Independent, … more

Community garden at North Arvada Middle comes to life

The community garden at North Arvada Middle School has been a goal for more than two years. Now, with the help of several grants and community volunteers, the garden will come to life in May for this … more

Couple wins honeymoon cruise at wedding expo

One happy couple walked away with a honeymoon cruise from Highlands Ranch Travel, and about 150 people got a chance to talk to more than 40 wedding professionals at The Falls Event Center in … more

Bringing Malcolm X to life for a new generation

When future national Chautauqua scholar Charles Everett Pace was a young man, he read a book that changed his life, “The Autobiography of Malcolm X.” Malcolm X’s passionate pursuit of … more

Food bank launches rebrand to reflect additional services, service areas

After 36 years of operation, The Arvada Community Food Bank is changing its name to Community Table. Leaders of the organizations say the change is to be more inclusive and reflect its coverage area … more

Homeless share stories on day for metro survey

“I don't smoke, don't drink — rent's too high,” said Kevin Murphy, a 56-year-old homeless man who spends time in the Englewood area. “I'm saving up money.” Murphy is one of the dozen or so … more

Funeral procession, services honor Adams County deputy

Adams County police officers were joined by police from across the state and thousands of well-wishers Feb. 2 to say goodbye to Deputy Heath Gumm, a man described as a witty prankster with a promising career in law enforcement. more

News in a Hurry

Up with People dinner Backers of the traveling Up with People program are hosting a dinner and silent auction at 5:30 p.m. Jan. 25 at Northglenn Christian Church on 105th and Irma. A six-month … more

Highlands Ranch prepares for another winter cultural series

For many people, winter is a time to stay inside and burrow into one’s blanket and couch. But for those looking to share a love of the arts with fellow appreciators, the Highlands Ranch Community … more

Salute's sounds, silence echo amid heartbreak

“Do you know where the pipers are tuning?” “The hearse is going to be right here.” “We are saluting with the casket." “Pre-SENT arms.” In the morning chill of Jan. 5, in the sprawling … more

Jail opens mental health wing

A new wing at the Adams County Detention Center sets a new standard for treating people with mental issue, according to Sheriff Mike McIntosh. “It’s not just the people we bring in who benefit, … more
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