Hope House 5K supports self-sufficiency programs
The Hope House 5K and Fun Run will be 9 a.m. Saturday, May 5, at Lake Arbor Park in Arvada. Last year over 300 attended the event that is both family friendly and competitive as it is an official …
Radio players resurrect ‘Henry Aldrich’
A local troupe will resurrect an old radio play for a Westminster audience, retelling the classic story of a guy, his best friend and a night when everything goes wrong. The Advent Radio Players will …
Bill Christopher:
Paths to success: Scholarships can help set a High School senior’s future
Robert Frost’s famous poem “The Road Not Taken” reminds us of life’s choices (or opportunities) which confront us human beings. The poem ends with “Two roads diverged in a wood, and I — I …
News

Heroin Impact Project to target drug dealers

James “Sandy” Winnefeld, a retired Navy admiral, lost his son, a University of Denver student, to an overdose of fentanyl-laced heroin last September. His story gained widespread attention …

Life

'39 Steps' offers a truly, silly and well-played journey

Actors who engage for a run of “39 Steps” really earn their wages. The fast-moving spoof of Alfred Hitchcock’s 1935 film was adapted from John Buchan’s novel by Patrick Barlow. Directed …

Sports
As draft looms for Broncos, new quarterback's drive remains strong
Case Keenum couldn't wait to get out of Minnesota. No, he's not bitter over the Vikings' decision to move on to Kirk Cousins. And he … Read More
Pole vaulting is challenging event to master
“Yes, like all sports there can be risks,” said Ellis. “The entire pole vault community works hard to make it as safe as … Read More
Between Defenders
Norse defeat Westminster Wolves 3-1. Read More
Wolverines bats speak loudly
Skyview again showed hitting is one of the team strengths as the Wolverines went on the road and outscored Englewood 16-2 in league … Read More
Technique, work ethic propel throwers to next level
The image attached to track and field competitors who throw the shot put and discus is changing. In the past, athletes who were … Read More
Jeffco Standout Performers: Week of April 12, 2018
Makena Prey, Golden The senior carded an 81 to win her first high school golf tournament on April 4 at the Jeffco 4A tournament at … Read More
Voices

And they're off! Caucuses mean campaign 2018 is underway

Did you hear the starting gun or the bell rung on Tuesday evening, March 6th? It was heard by many dedicated believers in both major political parties with caucus meetings held in homes, public …
Winning Words

When we choose to win, that’s a good-news story

So how are you doing with the news these days? Maybe like some of my friends you just stopped watching or listening, thinking there is no place where you can go to find the truth. Nowhere to hide. As …
Quiet Desperation

Something rings true about conversation without phones

I had lunch with Mark, a good friend, someone I have known for 30 years, an important Colorado artist, and the wittiest man this side of New Smyrna. We met at a Littleton restaurant and reminisced …

Stand by your newspaper, because it stands by you

To anyone who follows the news, it would appear the industry itself is under attack. Whether claims of “fake news” leveled by the president or cuts to already lean newsrooms, newspapers and media …
Guest column

Finding common ground on issues of mental health

Put six Republicans and three Democrats on the same Denver stage, and you might not expect them to agree on anything. When it comes to improving mental health care, however, you can find common …
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