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Things to do in Littleton when you’re dead

Things to do in Littleton when you’re dead

Zombies crawl Main Street in annual ritual The lively Historic Downtown Littleton area is seldom dead anymore – except one afternoon a year when the living departed make a pilgrimage for the annual Zombie Crawl and Pig Roast. True to its name, about 600 brain-oozing corpses ambled down Main Street for an hour on Oct. […]

Centennial Airport faces the future: Putting the lid on airport noise

Centennial Airport faces the future: Putting the lid on airport noise

Part I of III By Jan Wondra The crux of the challenge confronting Centennial Airport may just be the interplay of these three questions: what are the parameters of its role in fueling Denver south’s economic progress, what is the acceptable price of that progress and who should pay it? For the neighbors of Centennial […]

Letters to the Editor

Letters to the Editor

Mendelsberg shares her ‘omitted’ background from ‘Village Crier’ My name is Maria Mendelsberg and I am running for Cherry Hills Village City Council District 2. When I received my copy of the Cherry Hills Village Crier on Oct. 11, I noticed the Crier omitted some critical information about my background, notably my education and qualifications.  I have two degrees […]

Girls & Guys Night Out funding Girls Inc. college scholarships

Girls & Guys Night Out funding Girls Inc. college scholarships

By Glory Weisberg Bright shiny white beads were selling at a fast clip at the Girls Inc. Girls & Guys Night Out party, with not only girls, i.e., women, buying them, but their guys getting them on as well. And it was for a good cause: helping inner city schoolgirls become strong, smart and bold, […]

Denver Water opens the gates for High Line Canal

Denver Water opens the gates for High Line Canal

After 3-year drought canal has water By Tom Barry Recently, a crew from Denver Water spent the good part of a week clearing the High Line Canal in Littleton near County Line Road. The 66-mile canal spans several cities and counties. The High Line was built in 1883 and originates from the Strontia Springs Dam, […]

Littleton’s patch o’ pumpkins

Littleton’s patch o’ pumpkins

If it’s October, it must be pumpkin season in Historic Downtown Littleton. Four blocks of artistically rendered pumpkins are on display along Main Street through Halloween – or until they rot, whichever comes first. It is all about the city’s annual Pumpkin Poles, for which teams of downtown merchants have used the cultivar of the […]

Sept. 29 hailstorms disrupted charity golf tournaments

Sept. 29 hailstorms disrupted charity golf tournaments

The Adam’s Camp Mark Wiebe Adam’s Camp Classic was somewhat held Sept. 29 at the Colorado Golf Club. Wiebe was the 2013 British Open champion and his wife Cathy hosted the tournament. But Mother Nature produced significant storms as all of us out here also witnessed, so play was called off. Forced inside the club, […]

Jeffco rallies to protest school board

Jeffco rallies to protest school board

Students gauging support for recall By Tom Barry Robert Linn and his family have resided in the Cherry Creek School District for more than 25 years, but Linn’s daughter decided she wanted a “bigger school” experience. Lately the district has seen a “bigger experience” and then some, due to protests over proposed curriculum changes. “We […]

Jones District unveils development plans

Jones District unveils development plans

42-acre lifestyle and business center in Centennial    By Peter Jones Jones International unveiled plans at a groundbreaking last week to transform 42 acres of an undeveloped homestead in Centennial into a business and lifestyle center. Plans are for the 1.8-million-square-foot area west of I-25 to become a mixed-use space for offices, residences, ground-floor retail […]

Fleurish – 2015 Le Bal de Ballet honorees and Debutantes introduced

Fleurish – 2015 Le Bal de Ballet honorees and Debutantes introduced

By Glory Weisberg The 2015 class of Le Bal de Ballet Debutantes and Young Men of Distinction was formally introduced Sept. 21 at The Denver Country Club. Denise Nalen is ball chairwoman and Christian Reid is 2016 ball chair. Laura Dirks is Honorary Chairperson and Pam Gatz is president of the Denver Ballet Guild. The […]

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