ThorntonFest moves to June 8
Thornton will reschedule its annual one-day spring celebration to June 8, surrendering the weekend before Memorial Day spot it held for 22 years thanks to two years of lousy weather. “We’re …

Supreme learning opportunity

While many of the Westminster High School students had practical questions for Colorado’s Supreme Court Justices and attorneys — questions like what makes a person a legal expert on a given topic …

Mixed results for North teams as playoffs get underway

Holy Family ladies soccer was the lone Metro North soccer team to record a victory as the 2019 state playoffs got underway. Defeating No. 20 seed George Washington (11-4-1) in the opening round of …

Anythink gathering to promote civic engagement

The first Civic Saturday gathering designed to cultivate civic engagement and tradition is being presented May 18 by Anythink Libraries at its Wright Farms branch in Thornton. Participants will join …

News

Class of 2019 scholarships boost Rotary past $1 million mark

A record 21 recipients propelled the Rotary Club of Westminster’s scholarship program to more than $1 million awarded since it began in the 1990s. This year’s grantees were presented scholarships …

Life

Meet the queen of conspiracy, Mae Brussell

Conspiracy theories used to be something the American people might laugh about or just write off, but increasingly they’ve become a disturbing facet of modern discourse. The roots of conspiracy …

Sports

Broncos rookie doesn't begrudge Flacco for his comments

Drew Lock doesn't begrudge Joe Flacco for saying that winning games — not mentoring the rookie quarterback — is his top priority. "I think if any quarterback's main goal isn't focused on winning …

Voices

Like fathers, like daughters: A unique pair of business teams

There might have been a time when eldest son was expected to follow in his father’s footsteps and take over the family business while Daddy’s little girl was shy and deferred to the male figures …

Editorial cartoon for May 23

Craig Marshall Smith
Quiet Desperation

Contest launched, and headline is clue

William Shakespeare wrote, “Brevity is the soul of wit.” Dorothy Parker wrote, “Brevity is the soul of lingerie.” Now, on the same footpath as the 17-syllable haiku contest comes this: a …
Norton
Winning Words

Number three success blocker is empty gratitude bucket

Over the past two weeks we covered the contributing factors of complacency and lack of authenticity and the impact of both as we pursue our success. Today we will touch on the role and the power of …

Let’s see the money before getting excited federal bridge, highway plan

In a rare bipartisan announcement, President Trump, House Speaker Nancy Pelosi and Senate Minority Leader Chuck Schumer came out of a meeting in agreement. Well, they announced the easy part. They …
Editorial Cartoon

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