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Standley Lake gas drilling permits withdrawn

A proposal to drill for natural gas under Westminster's Standley Lake and nearby dog park is off the table for now. more

Tricks, treats and food

Families from across the Denver area got a few treats Oct. 20 at events around the MetroNorth Region. In Thornton, nearly 5,000 came to Carpenter Park for the annual Trunk or Treat celebration, with … more

Trunk or Treat returns to Thornton Oct. 20

Thornton’s Carpenter Park Fields, 108th Avenue and Colorado Boulevard transforms for a spooktacular event from 6-9 p.m. Oct. 20 for Trunk or Treat. This is a creative and fun Halloween event lets … more

Being an adult is hard work

Adulting has become a popular term that means “the practice of behaving in a way characteristic of a responsible adult,” according to the Oxford Living dictionary. That can include holding down a … more

Zellmer trial delayed, set for next March

A juvenile accused of killing a 10-year-old Thornton girl in June 2017 won’t go to trial until March 2019, a judge ruled Sept. 27. Judge Sharon Holbrook granted a continuance to the defense team … more

Celebrating and shopping at new Thornton mall

Every store in the new Denver Premium Outlet might not have been open when developers and city officials cut the ribbon Sept. 27 — but most of them were. “We were actually farther along than we … more

Fast start lifts Heritage over Thornton

The Heritage Eagle’s fast start so far this season didn’t slow down Sept. 14 at Five Star Stadium as it took two offensive plays to seize control and run away with a 40-6 win over the Thornton … more

Thornton Harvest Fest features music, food and events for everyone

Thornton’s Harvest Fest kicks off for its late summer celebration Sept. 8 at the Community Park, Thornton Parkway and York Street. The bulk of the festival runs from 10 a.m. to 5 p.m. Sept. 8 at … more

Northglenn overwhelms Thornton

Northglenn High School kicked off the season with an overwhelming 28-6 win over rivals Thorton Aug. 24 at Thorntons Five Star Stadium. The Norse jumped out to an early 14-0 lead in the matchup’s … more

Horizon hopes consistency takes them to the next level

Last season, a 6-4 mark for the Horizon Hawks’ football team wasn’t anything to be embarrassed about, but head coach Frank Ybarra thinks this season is the year his program could make the next … more

Neighborhoods mark National Night Out in their own ways

Neighborhoods across the area gathered for food, fun and community spirit Aug. 7 for National Night Out, a chance for neighbors to get together and to meet with their local police, fire departments … more

Outlet Mall sets Sept. 27 opening date

Crews working to finish the new Denver Premium Outlets need to finish landscaping and parking around the new shopping mall and make way for the new tenants to move and get set up before Sept. 27 … more

'Red Rocks Live' captures spirit of venue

Since Red Rocks Amphitheatre first opened as a concert venue, more than 2,000 performances have taken place on its stage by musicians in every genre imaginable. Which meant when the City of Denver … more

Love is in the air at Anythink Library branch

Love comes in many forms - between spouses, parents and children, people and pets, brothers and sisters - and is the subject of countless songs, movies and poetry. And now it has its own month - in … more

Work underway on Thornton parking garage

Work has started on a new parking garage designed to serve commuters using a light rail line between Denver and Thornton Crossroads. It’s being built just south of 104th Avenue on Colorado … more

Video evidence strong in Ostrem case, judge rules

Video evidence shown to a judge from the November 2017 shooting at Thornton’s Wal-Mart was more than enough to hold accused shooter Scott Ostrem without bond for trail. District Judge Mark Warner bound … more

Bike to work day in Thornton

Bicyclists Katie Miller, left, of Brighton, and Marcie Haloin of Thornton, look over area bike trail maps with rest station volunteers, including Valorie Plesha from the city of Thornton, at the … more

Thornton mulls spreading out water rate increase

A planned six percent rate hike for Thornton water customers may get spread out over two years, according to a plan being considered by city councilors. The council has heard a proposal to increase … more

Independence Day celebrations get under way

Adams County gets early start Adams County’s annual Stars and Stripes event kicks off at 4 p.m. Tuesday, July 3 at the Riverdale Regional Park, 9755 Henderson Road, Brighton. This year’s … more

Fireworks efforts aimed at lowering the boom

Thornton Police and Fire Departments hope their latest July 4 promotions become the must-have lawn decorations across the city. The red, white and blue signs simply remind residents that all … more
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