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Holidays in overdrive

The Christmas season kicked off in Littleton the day after Thanksgiving with the 33rd annual Candlelight Walk and Tree Lighting. Thousands packed downtown to watch Santa Claus make his down Main Street on the back of a truck, illuminating more …
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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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    • Streets at SouthGlenn hosts free holiday events

      The Streets at SouthGlenn is going beyond decorations for its busiest season of the year and will attract customers with a variety of free events. “We consider ourselves part of the community first and foremost,” said Keri Navarette, …

    • Task force needed for light rail extension into Highlands Ranch

      Various stakeholders are discussing establishing a task force that would work to extend light rail into Highlands Ranch from the Mineral Station on Santa Fe Drive in Littleton. The 2 1/2-mile long Southwest Extension, …

    • LPS creates medical pot policy

      In the wake of a new state law requiring school districts in Colorado to allow for medical marijuana use by approved students, Littleton Public Schools is developing a policy guiding use. Affected students make up a very small subset of students …

    • Feeling blue for the holidays?

      For years while working retail, Barbara Penning would find herself in a new city during the holidays. “When that happened, I’d try to think of ways I could celebrate the season differently,” she remembered. “I’d do things like go to a …

    • South Suburban creates blueprint for the future

      Nearly six decades into its existence, the South Suburban Parks and Recreation District is developing its first master plan, guiding the future of parks, trails, open space and public recreation in the area. “We're really looking at the …