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Public weighs in on Bear Creek Lake expansion

A virtual meeting held Oct. 14 gave folks a chance to comment on the proposed expansion of Bear Creek reservoir. A feasibility Study for the project being conducted by the US Army Corps of Engineers … more

Pumpkins with a purpose

Jeffco Interfaith Partners, a fundraising coalition for Habitat for Humanity is operating their pumpkin patch at the corner of Garrison Street and Alameda Avenue in Lakewood for the 22nd year in a … more

CHSAA releases state 5A softball brackets

The Colorado High School Activities Association released the state 5A softball brackets Oct. 18. Chatfield drew the No. 8 seed and faces Grand Junction Central at 10 a.m. Friday, Oct. 22, at … more

Sunset for notorious Blue Sky Motel

A history of sordid behavior, code violations and unending calls for police response has finally caught up to the Blue Sky Motel located at 6205 West Colfax Avenue. Lakewood’s Lodging Facility … more

Election 2021: Jefferson County Voters Guide

Welcome to the Colorado Community Media Election 2021 Voters Guide for Adams County and other portions of the north metro Dever area. Below, you can find links to candidate questionnaires for the … more

Election 2021: Lakewood City Council candidate Q&As

2021 Candidates for a spot on the Lakewood City Council were sent a candidate questionnaire. Below are links to each candidate's answers. Be sure to check out the Jeffco Election Guide for … more

The Arvada Center goes to the dogs

Most of us had more than a little help getting through the bleakest parts of the COVID-19 pandemic and for many that help came in the form of our canine friends. They’re not called man’s best … more

Candidate profile: Tom Keefe

Profession: Professor Residence: Kendrick Lakes Campaign Website: Why are you seeking this office? I am running to give back to the community that has given so much to my family. I … more

Candidate profile: Rebekah Stewart

Profession: Chief Operating Officer, Board-Certified Music Therapist Residence: Cedar Place Campaign Website: Why are you seeking this office? I am running because Lakewood … more

Candidate Profile: Cathy Kentner

Profession: Jeffco Public School teacher Residence: Lakewood/Bonvue Neighborhood Campaign Website: Why are you seeking this office? Ward 1 must be represented by someone who puts … more

Lakewood Metro Districts under fire

An attempt to add a new step to the approval of any new metopolitan district was voted down during the Oct. 4, Lakewood City Council meeting, though the debate and split vote clearly indicates how … more

Lakewood candidates stump for Ward 5 votes

Early Saturday morning, the parking lot at Westwoods Community Church in Lakewood was filling up. Inside, four candidates vying for two seats on Lakewood’s City Council prepared to speak to future … more

Digging for history at Golden’s Astor House

Archaeology isn’t all holy grails and temples of doom — there’s also community archaeology, which focuses on members of the community exploring the stories of people who lived their lives in … more

Cider Days are here again in Lakewood

Blue skies, big crowds, lots of sun and cold, hard cider was the order of the day Sept. 25, at Heritage Lakewood Belmar Park.  Normally part of the larger Cider Days festivities, this year’s … more

Blight fights: Lakewood’s biggest headaches

Tempers flared once again as Lakewood City Council met Aug 16. The reasons were many, but as is often the case nowadays a fight over a blight designation was part of the mix. It raises hackles … more

Vail Film Festival ready for a bigger, bolder 2021

Doing something for the first time is always a fraught process, but you often come away with all kinds of beneficial lessons that can make it smoother next time. Such is the case for the Vail Film … more

Kendrick Lakes Elementary ushers in the school year with a new building

Some students at Kendrick Lakes Elementary School will come back from summer vacation to a new school building. The new Kendrick Lakes Elementary School opened to students last April amid a mix of … more

Conifer softball uses late-inning heroics to defeat Lakewood

LAKEWOOD — There was nothing wrong with hitting hard ground balls with a gusty win blowing in from centerfield Aug. 17 at Ray Baker Field on the Lakewood High School campus. Conifer senior Katy … more

Immerse yourself in Lumonics’ lights and sounds

Great artists aren’t exactly well known for staying in the same place for long. That certainly was the case for Dorothy and Mel Tanner, the former of whom had a background in sculpture and the … more

Dana Gutwein resigns from Lakewood City Council

In a Facebook post, Aug. 13, Dana Gutwein, Councilwoman for Lakewood’s Ward 5, announced she’s resigning her seat on council. In her message, Gutwein said like families all across the nation, … more
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