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Survivor Davidson to tell his story at Wildlife Experience Aug. 22

Survivor Davidson to tell his story at Wildlife Experience Aug. 22

Surviving ‘The Ledge’ After summiting Mount Rainier, two climbers began their descent on the Emmons Glacier. A hidden snow bridge suddenly collapsed and dropped them both 80 feet into a dark glacial crevasse. In minutes, one friend was gone forever. Jim Davidson was left alone, struggling to find a way up the overhanging walls of […]

DU student experiences Israel first-hand during conflict

DU student experiences Israel first-hand during conflict

By Glory Weisberg University of Denver student Devin Hogan was in Israel when the conflict between Israeli and Palestinians literally exploded. DU and Hebrew University give students credit for their exchanges and with international reporting and journalism interests. Hogan was excited to fly to Israel June 24 for what was to be a month to […]

Farm-To-Table dinner debuts at Cherokee Castle & Ranch, Aug. 24

Farm-To-Table dinner debuts at Cherokee Castle & Ranch, Aug. 24

Cherokee Castle & Ranch’s inaugural Farm-To-Table dinner is scheduled from 4 – 6 p.m. on Aug. 24 under the venue’s Pavilion Tent with its awe-inspiring view of the Rocky Mountains.  The event, a first of its kind for the Castle, is garnering much interest in the community and promises to become one of the area’s […]

Greenwood Village honors student artists

Greenwood Village honors student artists

By Jan Wondra  Two talented art students received scholarships from the Greenwood Village Arts and Humanities Commission at the Aug. 4 City Council meeting. Both are graduating seniors: Kristina Hagman of Heritage High School and Grace Kim of Cherry Creek High School. Hagman took second place, receiving a $1,000 scholarship and Kim was awarded the […]

County’s Human Services recognized

County’s Human Services recognized

Submitted by CDHS The Colorado Department of Human Services has recognized the Arapahoe County Department of Human Services for “C-Stat Distinguished Performance.” The county’s Human Services staff worked with childcare providers to substantially increase use of an automated system of reimbursement payment. The result for Arapahoe County is that child care reimbursements are processed timely […]

South Suburban packs a punch in September

South Suburban packs a punch in September

Recreation district offers discount cards South Suburban’s September specials include deals on punch cards for recreation center admission and discounts on personal/group training packages and facials and massages. During the month-long promotion, those who purchase a 30-punch card will receive five free punches, and those who buy a 15-punch card will receive two additional punches. […]

Cherry Hills Village considers going solar

Cherry Hills Village considers going solar

By Jan Wondra Cherry Hills Village City Council got its first look at a proposal from SunShare Solar Company at its Aug. 5 meeting, which would waive the upfront costs of shifting to powering its city offices, including the police department, with solar energy. The council decided to continue to study the relationship, which, if […]

Police seek 32-year-old man in last week’s shooting

Police seek 32-year-old man in last week’s shooting

Man killed, suspect fled on foot By Peter Jones Littleton police are seeking the public’s help in locating Joshua “Josh” Hoppe, 32, a suspect in a fatal shooting last week on West Peakview Avenue. Hoppe is described as a white man, 5 feet 10 inches, 200 pounds with multiple tattoos, last seen wearing blue jeans […]

Three golfers win spots in BMW Championship

Three golfers win spots in BMW Championship

BMW Championship set for Sept. 1-7 at Cherry Hills   Three lucky golfers each won a $12,000 spot in next month’s BMW Championship PGA Tour Pro-Am at Cherry Hills Country Club – and the Colorado Golf Association has donated $51,700 to the Evans Scholars Foundation to help provide scholarships to worthy caddies. The announcements were […]

‘Putting garbage in the state Constitution’

‘Putting garbage in the state Constitution’

Arapahoe County gambling proposal under fire By Bob Sweeney The Arapahoe County Citizen Budget Committee held its monthly session at the County Courthouse in Littleton, Aug. 13, commencing at 6:30 p.m. The group is appointed from all areas of the county by the commissioners to address citizen concerns about countywide expenditures and protecting citizens pocketbooks. […]

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