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No. 1 Pomona football airs it out to defeat rival Columbine

By Dennis Pleuss Jeffco Public Schools LAKEWOOD — Pomona’s football team showed off its depth Nov. 18 to move on to the Class 5A state semifinals. It might have looked bleak when …
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Putting faith to work

Since the late 1990s, Stan Brown and his wife, Tami, have been teaching Kazakhstani farmers to grow apples and other fruit trees. The Browns live in Castle Rock now, but they lived full-time in Kazakhstan until 2010. Stan returns to the Central …
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Childcare alternatives

Federica Foltmann snuck around her living room couch on a recent afternoon in her Castle Pines home. Hiding around the corner was the 6-year-old girl she nannies. When Foltmann caught up, the shy but curious girl buried her face into …
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Incumbent Weir beats Lilly in DA race

Incumbent Pete Weir kept his position as district attorney in the 1st Judicial District, defeating Democrat Jake Lilly in a contentious race. Weir garnered 53.6 percent to Lilly's 46.4 percent of …
    • Works of fine art for sale at Arvada Center

      Looking for a one-of-a-kind holiday gift this year? The Arvada Center’s 30th annual Fine Art Market, which includes the 9th annual ACES show, has that covered with ceramics, jewelry, ornaments, cards and other gifts created by Colorado artists …

    • Study seeks to improve safety on major Jeffco roads

      A bumper sticker that came out a while back, popular among Golden-to-Boulder commuters, stated: “Pray for me, I drive 93.” Steve Glennon of Boulder referred to the bumper sticker as he mentioned that he drives CO 93 all the time. His main …

    • Action Center brings Turkey Day to those in need

      For another year, The Action Center helped thousands of Jefferson County families have a delicious Thanksgiving with its food distribution event. The Nov. 20 food distribution at Jeffco Stadium in Lakewood provided 1,500 families with about 2,000 …

    • WWII veteran celebrates centennial milestone

      Outside VFW Post 4171 in Golden, the season’s first snow was falling. But inside, hearts were filled with warmth. About 20 people were celebrating John Sekulich, a Lakewood resident and World War II veteran who fought in the Battle of the …

    • Wheat Ridge students talk to NASA astronaut in space

      Instead of calling Houston to check in with Earth, Comdr. Shane Kimbrough, a NASA astronaut on the International Space Station, called Wheat Ridge High School. For 20 minutes on Nov. 18, about 400 students, parents and community members sat in …