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Sale of school building spurs passion for neighborhood

To visit the Morse Park Neighborhood is to take a step back into Lakewood’s history. The homes in the area, south of West 26th Avenue and north of Colfax, between Kipling and Wadsworth, are smaller and practically burrow into the heavily treed …
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Recruit friends and family. Throw on a T-shirt, shorts and sandals. Grab a bite to eat and take a seat on the grass under the warm summer sun. It's the season of outdoor music concerts, and there is no shortage in the Denver metro area. “I just …
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Neither Joe Sleevi nor Donald Emmot spoke much about their time in the service during the Vietnam War to their families. There was the unwelcoming reception they received upon their return, as well as some unhappy memories. But, mainly, they just …
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On June 17, the Nebraska Chapter of Honor and Remember stopped at Lakewood High School to honor the memory of Marine Sgt. Fae V. Moore.  Moore, a Nebraska resident, was killed in the Battle of Tarawa at the age of 23. The battle was fought from …
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      A deceptively unassuming building sits tucked just off Morrison Road and Sheridan Boulevard, and if you don’t walk right up to it, you might miss it. In a lot with a sign that reads, “Morrison Road Complex,” the Kitchen Network is busy …