Baseball tournament raises money for Komen Colorado
More than 225 baseball teams decked out in pink will converge on Clapper Field to support Komen Colorado. Thunder Baseball League presents its seventh annual CABA Colorado baseball tournament June …
Honoring the volunteers
Former Mayor Vi June was not going to pass up a live microphone. The former Westminster City Councilor, newspaper publisher and state legislator, now retired and living in Westminster’s San Marino …
News

Colorado business groups will urge tax hike for roads

A coalition of business groups recently announced plans to ask Colorado voters this fall to raise sales taxes to pay for $6 billion in transportation projects. Their announcement officially puts into …

Life

Butterfly Pavilion looks at survival tricks

When most people come across creatures like a spider or a centipede, they probably don’t pause to appreciate the tools that enabled these animals to survive for millions of years. But spend a …

Sports
Van Maanen snapping for chance to play in NFL
Drew Van Maanen knew he was facing long odds heading into the three-day rookie camp of the National Football League Houston Texans in … Read More
Diza-mbelolo, Martin and Williams bring home track titles
LAKEWOOD — A damp, cold and rainy Jeffco Stadium didn’t slow down D’Evelyn junior Esther Diza-mbelolo and Standley Lake junior … Read More
High school drag races keep things moving
High school students are encouraged to “push the pedal to the metal” as they push their vehicles to the limits during the … Read More
Golfer demonstrates unpredictability of game
It’s been said many times that golf is an unpredictable sport that requires plenty of mental grit. For myself, golf has always been … Read More
Standley Lake girls soccer punches ticket to 4A state quarterfinals
LAKEWOOD — Standley Lake’s girls soccer team answered an early-morning wake-up call May 12. The No. 8-seeded Gators faced off … Read More
Broncos wide receiver energized by offseason moves
When Emmanuel Sanders returned from vacation to start the Denver Broncos' offseason training program, he went straight to the team … 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

The courage of encouragement helps us brave life’s problems

Building upon last week’s column about yesterday’s achievements becoming our successes of tomorrow, I wanted to share more about the power of encouragement and the courage to become an …
Quiet Desperation

Life may not be predictable, but graduation speeches are

The invitations have gone out, and once again I didn’t receive one. I wasn’t asked by a single high school, college, or university in the United States to give their commencement speech, even …
Winning Words

Yesterday’s achievement is tomorrow’s success

One of the greatest pieces of advice that I ever received came from a great friend and mentor earlier in my life. He actually gave me two pieces of advice wrapped up in one life-changing …
Quiet Desperation

The funny thing about humor is how often it isn’t funny

An ice cream truck used to appear every day at the parks where I played when I was a kid. Its infectious little tune made my mouth water. I think now it would drive me to distraction. On each side of …
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