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Belmar Library in Jefferson County, along with Evergreen Library, hosts a free legal clinic once a month, the Virtual Pro Se Clinic program, started by Colorado attorney Ric Morgan.

Free legal clinic served almost 200 Jefferson County residents last year

Ten years ago, a Colorado attorney realized that if medical advice could be given virtually, there’s no reason legal advice couldn't either. 
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Colorado DMV releases list of rejected personalized plates

SHIKAKA, VOTE and BULL are among some of the less “offensive” personalized license plates that were rejected by the Colorado DMV last year.
One of Megan Morgan's pieces in her newest art exhibit collaborating with Jennifer Ghormley, "Tomorrow."

“Tomorrow” art exhibit in Lakewood will bring awareness to today

Valkarie Gallery in Lakewood is hosting a new exhibition from local artists Megan Morgan and Jennifer Ghormley this month called “Tomorrow.”
Bri Witherow with Barrels & Bottles Brewery poses for a photo in her Viking costume during UllrGrass. \

Photo gallery: Golden's UllrGrass festival delivers on wintry namesake

Over the Jan. 27-29 weekend, hundreds braved the windy and snowy conditions to savor the beer and music at Golden's UllrGrass festival.

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Y/OUR Denver Photography highlights city in flux

Even though many of us see the Denver skyline daily, there are all kinds of new perspectives and little touches that we may never notice. But the Y/OUR Denver 2022 photography exhibit, the fifth …
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Take a visit to ‘The Great American Trailer Park’

Musicals have taken place in all kinds of magical and far-flung locations and still managed to capture elemental human truths. But as “The Great American Trailer Park Musical,” Miners Alley Playhouse’s latest production, hilariously demonstrates, you can access those same truths in places a little closer to home.
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A musical reflection of 2022

I don’t know about y’all, but I’m extremely glad this year is over. 2022 may well go down as the most challenging of my life, and since we’re still living through the aftershocks of a global …
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NYE options for every kind of partier

Celebrating the new year can be a tricky proposition — some people really love going out and doing a big party with lots of folks, music and lights. For others, it’s a quiet night in with a few …

'The COVID Wife' play lays bare pandemic trauma

Many people, thousands of people, lost someone they knew and potentially deeply cared for during the pandemic — a pandemic that is still taking lives now — but, some haven’t. Others may be potentially losing someone right now. For either, Suzanne Nepi, a local actress and now playwright, hopes her play "COVID Wife" will be an inspiration.

St. Nicholas in traditional garb leads the children's procession.

Georgetown Christmas Market sees snowflakes, happy shoppers

Snowflakes swirled around Christmas shoppers as they enjoyed the holiday magic of the first day of the 62nd annual Georgetown Christmas Market. 
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Column: The U.S. national mammal: Introducing the red dog

Arguably cuter than an Irish setter, unmistakably larger than a Vizsla, and with shorter ears than a bloodhound, this species of red dog is found in a 2,000-acre fenced habitat surrounded by intimidatingly large, fiercely protective mothers.
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A brewery party under the big top

Starting a new business is never an easy prospect and that’s never been truer than in recent years. So, it’s no wonder that Arvada’s LUKI Brewery is making its birthday party one of the biggest …
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Asking the hard questions at the Benchmark Theatre

It is an unfortunate truth that some topics will always be relevant, no matter how many decades (or centuries) pass. Questions of race and identity are near the top of this list, and as we’ve seen …
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Strong summer starts for Denver

The Denver metro area really shines during the summer months. There are all kinds of outdoor options for dining, live music and activities, while classic concert spots and cultural hubs are still …

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An LGBTQ+ history lesson

There’s no way for a single exhibit to fully detail the history of LGBTQ+ Coloradoans, but it’s still important to take steps to share the stories of people whose experiences have largely been …
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