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Smoky Hill High School evacuated due to threat

Smoky Hill High School evacuated due to threat

Classes dismissed for the day Smoky Hill High School was evacuated on the afternoon of April 18 pending a police investigation. The evacuation occurred after police were notified that a man brought a suspicious substance in a backpack. Aurora Police tweeted that the man allegedly seen with a powder had been detained. Students and teachers […]

SMDC Calendar 4-17-14

SMDC Calendar 4-17-14

Greenwood Villager Debra Fine unveils new book

Greenwood Villager Debra Fine unveils new book

Debra Fine is already well known locally for her book The Fine Art of Small Talk and she’s penned another communication text, Beyond Texting: The Fine Art of Face-to-Face Communication for Teenagers. A parent of now adult children, Fine says this is “the first book for teens to explain how to be plugged in without […]

Former Bronco Zane Beadles and dancer Morgan Buchanan win mirror ball trophy

Former Bronco Zane Beadles and dancer Morgan Buchanan win mirror ball trophy

By Glory Weisberg The Colorado Ballet Auxiliary put its heart and sole into the latest Dancing With Our Stars, pitting reporters and former heart throb Denver Broncos against each other, dancing for dollars to support Colorado Ballet. Colorado Ballet stars were paired with civilians, giving dance lessons to volunteers, putting each others’ soles, literally, to […]

A farewell to John Brackney

A farewell to John Brackney

Chamber pays tribute to longtime CEO Members of the South Metro Denver Chamber of Commerce bid a very fond farewell to former President and CEO John Brackney on April 14 at Ivy at the Glenn in The Streets at SouthGlenn. The party organized by Frame de Art’s Brian Hart saw business and political leaders from […]

Arapahoe County candidates continue to educate CCRW

Arapahoe County candidates continue to educate CCRW

By Scottie Taylor Iverson It’s fascinating to learn what public office holders actually do. Cherry Creek Republican Women continues its series with what it calls “Outstanding Arapahoe County Candidates.” The most recent meeting featured three – all members of CCRW. Arapahoe County Treasurer Sue Sandstrom is seeking re-election. She has been an Arapahoe County resident […]

Vintage Vegas Strip was the theme for The Gathering Place gala

Vintage Vegas Strip was the theme for The Gathering Place gala

By Glory Weisberg The DTC Hyatt Regency foyer and ballroom were transformed into a scene from the 1950s Las Vegas strip when The Gathering Place had its fun affair, “An Evening with the Rat Pack.” That bunch of Vegas heavies usually included Peter Lawford, Sammy Davis Jr., Frank Sinatra and Dean Martin, all hat wearers, […]

Colorado Symphony Orchestra fundraiser puts the ‘rock’ in Rachmaninoff

Colorado Symphony Orchestra fundraiser puts the ‘rock’ in Rachmaninoff

It’s only Bach ‘n’ Roll     By Peter Jones The Colorado Symphony Orchestra rocked the Fillmore Auditorium on April 5 with the annual Battle of the Bands, where longhaired music met longhaired rock and roll and the symphony jammed with Rocky Mountain rockers. This year’s “black tie with a rock flair” fundraiser saw the […]

‘Crimes of opportunity’ in Greenwood Village

‘Crimes of opportunity’ in Greenwood Village

Five homes hit in daylight and early evening  By Tom Barry The tranquil residential neighborhoods of Greenwood Village have been the target of five burglaries during an eight-day period starting on March 31. The thieves’ loot has included electronics, jewelry, household items and a large television. “The burglaries occurred during the day and early evening […]

Dumb Friends League Furry Scurry dog walk

Dumb Friends League Furry Scurry dog walk

Locally grown tradition returns on May 3   Mark your calendars for the Dumb Friends League Furry Scurry on Saturday, May 3. Washington Park will once again be going to the dogs for the return of this much-loved Denver tradition that brings together thousands of pets and people all for one common goal—to raise money […]

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