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Lakewood seniors see the city from the front of a trishaw

There are things people have to give up as they reach their senior years, and for many, cycling is on that list. So while it’s not the same as riding a bike themselves, Eaton Senior Communities residents Eileen Hurley and Theodora Rios were all …
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Choices abound for a family friendly Halloween

It can be a bit nerve-wracking for parents to send their children out trick-or-treating when Halloween rolls around every year, with strangers around and visiting places they might not be familiar with. But more and more cities, libraries and …
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Rattlesnake study continues in Jeffco

Even people who have never had a negative encounter with snakes can have a phobia of them. “Snakes have a lot of creepy features,” said Mary Ann Bonnell, a snake expert and the visitor services manager for Jeffco Open Space. “They trigger …
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Karen Hertz founded Holidaily Brewing in Golden in 2016 after battling health issues that forced her to eliminate gluten from her diet. Overcoming melanoma and thyroid cancer meant that she could no longer enjoy one of her favorite drinks — …
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    • Lakewood City Council candidates

      All Lakewood City Council candidates for 2017 are listed below. Click on a name to learn more about each candidate.   

    • South Lakewood site of new business, residential renaissance

      There was a long stretch of years there where the shopping centers around Wadsworth Boulevard and West Jewell Avenue were looking “tired,” as Sue King, president of the South Lakewood Business Association remembers. “We’re basically all …

    • Lawmakers honored for work on mental-health bill

      Four Colorado lawmakers were honored by Healthier Colorado for their work in strengthening access to mental health services. Sen. John Cooke, R-Greeley, Sen. Daniel Kagan, D-Cherry Hills Village, Rep. Joe Salazar, D-Thornton, and Rep. …

    • Hunger and Homelessness: How to Help

      Many children, veterans, single parents, retirees and people with mental illnesses or disabilities share the difficulties associated with getting enough food to eat and having a safe place to live. The impact of homelessness and hunger in …

    • Colorado highways to get asphalt repairs

      The Colorado Department of Transportation has kicked off a five-month asphalt pavement repair project on 14 segments of highway, affecting six counties in and around the metropolitan area. Repair projects will take place in Adams, Arapahoe, …