Whether helping to lead a city, run a county or, even, literally building a community brick by brick, the second class of Jefferson County Hall of Fame initiates were honored on Sept. 29 at the Sheraton Denver West.
“We, at the chamber, wanted …
Two years of controversy come to a reckoning this November: as the Jefferson County School Board election could see anywhere from two to all five of the board seats change hands.
The election, normally slated for only two of the seats — in …
Technology advances quickly, and Jeffco libraries will continue to fall behind unless voters approve a tax measure this November.
There is a digital revolution happening, said Norma Anderson, co-chair of the Jefferson County Public Library’s …
Arts & entertainment
Lakewood Heritage Center was the scene for the city’s annual Cider Fest. Traditional cider pressing for visitors was offered, as were historic demonstrations, exhibitors, vendors, love local music and a tractor pull.
Pete Roybal, owner of Roybal Maintenance Company, is running for reelection in Ward 3.
We emailed Roybal talk about his candidacy, and his thoughts on the Lakewood and what he would do if reelected.
I want to finish what we started. When I …
Veterans Day 2015
Colorado Community Media wants to share the stories of local residents who served in the U.S. Armed Forces in a special Veterans Day section that will publish Nov. 12.
Servicemen and women — …
The fate of the Applewood Golf Course is still up in the air, but the Prospect Recreation and Park District now has two ballot measures, Prospect 5B and 5C, to support the purchase and upkeep of the course.
Measure 5B seeks a one-mill levy …
My Name Is
I was born in a little town called Mystic in Iowa. Eventually, I lived in north Colorado for a little, then in Missouri, and then back to Colorado, where I’ve stayed since 1926. So I say I’m a native.
I grew up in Eads, Colorado, …
It was a quintessential fall day in Colorado on Sept. 29, but at Bear Creek Lake Park Colorado Task Force 1 was preparing for a much more dire situation.
The task force, made up of 200 members including firefighters, paramedics and structural …