Supreme learning opportunity
While many of the Westminster High School students had practical questions for Colorado’s Supreme Court Justices and attorneys — questions like what makes a person a legal expert on a given topic …

Mobile morsels and rides

Bigger crowds and more trucks combined with sunny spring weather to make Northglenn’s Food Truck Carnival a success May 10, 11 and 12. This is the fourth year Northglenn has hosted the carnival at …

Anythink gathering to promote civic engagement

The first Civic Saturday gathering designed to cultivate civic engagement and tradition is being presented May 18 by Anythink Libraries at its Wright Farms branch in Thornton. Participants will join …

Sports
Mixed results for North teams as playoffs get underway
Holy Family ladies soccer was the lone Metro North soccer team to record a victory as the 2019 state playoffs got underway. Defeating No. 20 seed George Washington (11-4-1) in the opening round of …

Procession honors Kendrick Castillo at memorial service in Highlands Ranch

About 250 Jeep enthusiasts gathered in Highlands Ranch on May 15 to ride in a procession ahead of a celebration of life service for Kendrick Castillo. According to license plates, vehicles came from …

ThorntonFest moves to June 8
Thornton will reschedule its annual one-day spring celebration to June 8, surrendering the weekend before Memorial Day spot it held for 22 years thanks to two years of lousy weather. “We’re …
Sports

Legacy ladies soccer falls in shootout to Rock Canyon

As the Lady Lighting soccer team (10-5-1) traveled to Shea Stadium May 8 in the opening round of the 5A state tournament in the brisk and damp elements, Rock Canyon (14-3, No. 16 seed) escaped Legacy …

News

Class of 2019 scholarships boost Rotary past $1 million mark

A record 21 recipients propelled the Rotary Club of Westminster’s scholarship program to more than $1 million awarded since it began in the 1990s. This year’s grantees were presented scholarships …

Life

Meet the queen of conspiracy, Mae Brussell

Conspiracy theories used to be something the American people might laugh about or just write off, but increasingly they’ve become a disturbing facet of modern discourse. The roots of conspiracy …

Sports
Jim Benton
Coach floored by response after 800th win
Cherry Creek baseball coach Marc Johnson has had an impact on many of his players and he learned recently of the power of social … Read More
Northglenn sophomore Mia Garcia sprints for possession May 7 in the opening round of the 5A state playoffs against Arapahoe.
Northglenn’s magical season comes to an end
Coming off of their first conference title in the last 15 years less than a week prior to their first-round matchup in the 5A state … Read More
Trojans' Shayne Eggers makes contact against Hinkley May 6.
Thornton baseball clinches first winning season in 15 years
Traveling for their final road game of the season May 6 against conference foe, Hinkley (8-15, 4-6 in conference), Thornton baseball … Read More
Jim Benton
Girls finished golf tourneys before weather went subpar
Girl golfers haven’t had much time to fine-tune their games because of damp spring weather but all the state qualifying regional … Read More
Jim Benton
CHSAA panel gives green light to three pilot sports
When spring rolls around, it’s the time that the Colorado High Schools Activities Association Legislative Committee gets together to … Read More
Westminster senior Edgar Sigala digs low to record a two-run RBI single in the second inning against George Washington April 19.
Westy offense lifts Wolves to 8-run win
Winning their second straight game April 19 at George Washington High School, Westminster baseball (5-8, 1-0 in conference) broke out … Read More
Voices

Like fathers, like daughters: A unique pair of business teams

There might have been a time when eldest son was expected to follow in his father’s footsteps and take over the family business while Daddy’s little girl was shy and deferred to the male figures …

Editorial cartoon for May 23

Craig Marshall Smith
Quiet Desperation

Contest launched, and headline is clue

William Shakespeare wrote, “Brevity is the soul of wit.” Dorothy Parker wrote, “Brevity is the soul of lingerie.” Now, on the same footpath as the 17-syllable haiku contest comes this: a …
Norton
Winning Words

Number three success blocker is empty gratitude bucket

Over the past two weeks we covered the contributing factors of complacency and lack of authenticity and the impact of both as we pursue our success. Today we will touch on the role and the power of …
Editorial Cartoon

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