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Froelich takes state House vacancy after Bridges shifts to Senate

Meg Froelich, a former Greenwood Village city councilmember who was bested by state Rep. Jeff Bridges in the 2016 Democratic primary for state House District 3, will now succeed him in that seat …
Suspect shot near Swedish Medical Center in Englewood
One suspect was shot by police and taken to an area hospital, and a second suspect was taken into custody after Englewood police responded to a parking garage near Swedish Medical Center the morning …

Walcher looks back on tenure as Arapahoe County sheriff

In a county where Republicans refer to their officeholders as the “Arapahoe County fab five,” Sheriff David Walcher's exit was unexpected. A long era of Republican control at the sheriff's office …

City boasts Modernist gems, report says

Driving east out of downtown Littleton, you might not realize you're entering an architectural time warp. Littleton's picture-perfect Mayberry Main Street may get all the attention, but the stretch …

Columbine Square could see hundreds of apartments

Columbine Square's owners have offered the first glimpse at their plans for the long-empty parcel in west Littleton, but they're staying mum on the details. The site's owners would like to build more …

My Name Is... Sandra Elvenholl

‘Fancy dog trainer’ Bascially I’m a fancy dog trainer. I got started by training my own dog on an agility course in my front yard. People would walk by and be amazed at how well-behaved my dog …

News

Governor presents first budget to lawmakers

Colorado Gov. Jared Polis pitched his plan for state-funded full-day kindergarten to lawmakers, calling it an opportunity to address educational and economic inequities facing young families. Polis …

Life

Event marks 50 years for Denver Audubon

Denver Audubon celebrates — and reflects on — its first 50 years at an event on Jan. 23, from 6 to 9 p.m. at the Barn at Raccooon Creek, 7301 W. Bowles Ave., just west of Littleton. In …

Sports

Broncos hire 49ers assistant as offensive coordinator

The task of modernizing Denver's outdated offense goes to Rich Scangarello, whose stellar work as San Francisco's quarterbacks coach the last two seasons led to his hiring as the Broncos' offensive …

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MIchael Norton
Winning Words

Early accelerated success leads to continued success

“A job begun is a job half done” — what a great quote, or proverb. I also like the one where it reads, “A job well begun is worth two half done.” What I am getting at here is that as I have …
Craig Marshall Smith
Quiet Desperation

A handwritten letter can speak volumes

Once a week, I go fishing. I throw a few lines out, and I never know what I am going to catch. I received an extraordinary, handwritten, four-page letter (with enclosures) from a reader named Janet …
Patricia Kummer
Financial Strategies

Your ‘red zone’ may impact your portfolio

Broncos fans are still mourning the season but the Super Bowl will happen, nonetheless. Whether you are focused on the plays, commercials or the inevitable party, I can’t help but tie in a few …
Newell

In 2019, I resolve not to change my Self

At this time of new year’s resolutions, many of us are pressing a refresh button questioning what we need to change or improve in our lives to be better human beings. Should I recommit to more …
Michael Norton
Winning Words

Critical thinking — or just thinking critically

Just the other day someone has asked me if I had any materials, courses, or ideas that would support a classroom lesson on critical thinking. With more than a handful of books sitting on my shelf and …
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