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Uplands review delayed

A lack of signs declaring an upcoming Planning Commission meeting means the first test of a proposed 88th and Lowell Boulevard development will wait until Dec. 17. The Westminster Planning Commission … more

Expectations high for veteran-led Westminster group

In his first season as the Westminster head basketball coach last season, Kevin Trujillo’s team could only muster up three wins in 23 tries. However, led by a talented senior class of nine and … more

Horizon basketball hoping to start this season where they left off

Heading into his 10th year as coach of Horizon, Chad Wilson believes his team — despite losing seven seniors — is capable of another successful campaign off a 16-9 (8-4 in conference) record in … more

Two sides of the Farm debate

As the Westminster Planning Board gets ready to hear Oread Capital’s proposal to rezone two parcels of the Pillar of Fire property around their Westminster Castle, both proponents and opponents of … more

Farm at Westminster Castle a break from development, traffic

Open your eyes and look out over the uninterrupted view from Longs Peak down to Pikes Peak and over the city skyline. Now breathe and listen for the owls and hawks as they fly over the rows of corn. … more

Food for the holiday

The Adams County Sheriff’s department’s annual Freebird giveaway moved indoors this year, to the Denver Mart at 58th Ave. and Interstate 25. This year’s event brought as many as 3,000 families … more

Uplands developers say they want to work with the community

Hello there, Westminster. We are the community builders of Uplands, a new mixed-use community proposed for the open land near the `Westminster Castle’. We’re a local business. We were founded … more

Is the death knell of newspapers around the corner?

We have all seen, read and heard about the fate of newspapers in America. Right here in the Denver metro area we have seen the demise of the Rocky Mountain News, the cancerous shrinkage of the Denver … more

Credit union charity campaign ramping up for season

Local credit union Premier Members is doubling down on its annual holiday giving drive, offering some housing help for the New Year. Premier Members Credit Union announced in November that if it the … more

Anythink releases Kitchen Table podcast series

A multi-sensory experience conducted in 2018 that highlights the diversity of the Adams County community is now available as a five-part podcast series. The Kitchen Table encouraged participants to … more

Adams County vets program seeks to build community connections

Adams County veterans can get counseling and health help, thanks to a joint program being offered by the Adams County Veterans Service Office and the Denver Vet Center — part of the Department of … more

Forum looks for ways to expand mental health treatment access

A group of Adams County residents and leaders considered what barriers keep people from seeking mental health treatment at a Nov. 22 luncheon. The Community Reach Center luncheon brought about 70 … more

Editorial cartoon for Dec. 5

The smell of the season at Benchmark

There are quite a few different approaches to take when it comes to Christmas plays, and Lakewood’s Benchmark Theatre decided to embrace the warmth and humor of the season with its regional … more

Kitchen tools, books among holiday gifts for young chefs

Do you have a kid in your life who loves a good baking session? Who really wants to use your chef’s knife? Who is addicted to the TV show “MasterChef Junior,” and who uses words like … more

Volunteering for the holidays: Doing your part from the heart

No matter the skill level, interests or time constraints of Denver metro area residents, there is a way they can make a difference this winter. Whether it’s donating time, toys, money or labor, … more

Problem with heights is just medium high

Don’t look down. I would rather not look down from high places. How about you? I don’t have it bad, and it’s not vertigo. The misconception about Alfred Hitchcock’s film “Vertigo” is that … more

One thing tops gratitude — the gratitude leftovers

Who in your circle of family and friends really prefers the Thanksgiving leftovers over the actual Thanksgiving Day dinner or meal? Well you can count me as one of those who loves leftovers in that … more

E-cigarette effect on teen smoking is far from settled

In almost any other year it would be hailed as a public health victory: The smoking rate among U.S. high schoolers took its biggest hit ever this year, federal figures show, falling to a new low. … more
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