Woman who spurred metro Denver school shutdowns found dead
A Florida woman whose behavior spurred a massive shutdown of Denver-area schools died by suicide near Mount Evans in Clear Creek County, officials said on April 17. Sol Pais, 18, traveled from …
`Hard to compare' security before Columbine
Chris Wilderman was a Northglenn Police officer back on April 20, 1999, when the first calls about a shooting at a metro Denver High School first started coming in. “I was heading to a school, …

Honing in on Northglenn’s civic center

Costs and detail designs of Northglenn’s new civic campus will come into greater detail this summer as the architects doing the detail designs for the new recreation center, theater and senior …

Anythink Foundation seeks new members
A new annual membership program for Anythink Library supporters was launched in conjunction with Library Giving Day, a national fundraising initiative that encourages people nationwide to donate to …

Waiting to see gas rule impacts

It may be weeks before Adams County officials learn how a new oil and gas commission will operate — but that’s exactly why they enacted a moratorium on wells in the middle of March. “We saw a …

Chamber donates meal to local food agencies
When April 10 storm Front Range storm turned into fears of slippery roads the next morning, the Metro North Chamber of Commerce decided to send the breakfast feast they’d planned for an annual …

Workers compare old wounds of the Cold War

Former employees of the Rocky Flats Plant gathered together on April 10 in Denver, for the Building Trades Unions Breakfast. Put on by Nuclear Care Partners, an organization that provides Energy …


Consider ‘Trav’lin’ to see this play’s regional premier

Harlem in the 1930s was one of those cultural flashpoints that happen throughout history. Artists in all kinds of mediums found themselves in the same place, sharing inspiration and ideas and working …


Spring sports must weather the storms

Springtime in the Rockies usually means unpredictable weather and rescheduled games, matches and meets for high school teams. And rescheduling postponed events isn’t as easy as it might seem. …

“Easter Drone”  Jeff Koterba April 20, 2014

Editorial cartoon for April 18

Converting Adams County office is a unique housing opportunity

Re-purposing existing buildings seems to be happening more often these days. Most reuse examples are either changing retail to office, office to multi-family residential or multi-family residential …
Craig Marshall Smith
Quiet Desperation

World lost in selfies is not a pretty picture

A waiter goes back to a table and asks a young couple, “Is your food OK? You haven’t taken a picture of it yet?” When the time comes for this decade to be characterized, it will be a snap. It …
Winning Words

The people factor in a people, process and technology solution

It seems like this statement, “People, Process and Technology,” is the go-to response for many companies and organizations when asked about how they are planning to improve or grow their …

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