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Norton
Winning Words

When difficult times create easy decisions

People make new decisions based on new information. And sometimes, what we think are difficult decisions to make as we face a trying or challenging time, become much easier to make when we receive …
Craig Marshall Smith
Quiet Desperation

When life gives you moisture, make the moist of it

Headline: “Celebrity swears by moisturizer.” Tell me: Who swears by a moisturizer? What exactly is a moisturizer? Is here a man alive who can say the word “moisturizer” with a straight face? …
Craig Marshall Smith
Quiet Desperation

Art becomes something people can really get into

If you own what is commonly called a “painting,” you might want to hang on to it. Someday it might be worth a lot of money as a curiosity. Paintings, typically but not always, are considered art, …
Norton
Winning Words

‘Once upon a time’ is right now, in our hands

We are all familiar with the start of a story that begins with, “Once upon a time.” What if that time is right now? What if years from now someone tells our story based on what they know about …

Norton
Winning Words

The born salesperson can be nature or nurture

So, occasionally, my selling roots do show up in some of my writing. And, although you may not be in sales yourself, two things may happen by continuing to read on. First, you may know someone in …
Letters to the Editor

Letters to the editor: Councilmember Fey's comments at March meeting

How about an apology? We are distressed by Councilwoman Carol Fey’s reiterated justification for her vote cast on Jan. 7 against allowing refugees to continue settling in Littleton as well …

Letter to the editor: A growing problem

A growing problem According to a recent article in Colorado Politics, Colorado leads the nation in the percentage of unelected legislators. For many of us living in Littleton, both our state …

Letter to the editor: Support teachers

Support teachers I am a resident of Englewood and a Littleton Public Schools (LPS) high school social studies teacher. With almost three decades of experience in LPS, I have experienced shrinking …

Letter to the editor: Crow let us down

Crow let us down Your article about Rep. Jason Crow “elevating his profile” in the recent presidential impeachment should remind us all that Rep. Crow has failed in his campaign promises. He told …

Letter to the editor: Kudos to Crow

Kudos to Crow We who live in the 6th Congressional District owe a big “thank you” to our representative, Jason Crow. When Rep. Crow arrived as a freshman two years ago, he was immediately swept …
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