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Cherry Hills Heights receives new custom sound barrier wall

Cherry Hills Heights receives new custom sound barrier wall

By Tom Barry Each day thousands of people pass by the northeast corner of Hampden and University Boulevard. This well-to-do neighborhood with 52 custom homes is in unincorporated Arapahoe County surrounded by Denver on the east, Englewood on the west and Cherry Hills to the south. The dilapidated old fence facing South University is being […]

Indicted developer Zack Davidson commits suicide in Florida forest

Indicted developer Zack Davidson commits suicide in Florida forest

On Jan. 8, around 2:30 p.m., Zack Davidson, 45, committed suicide in the Withlacoochee State Forest in Hernado County, Florida. This state’s third largest forest is about 50 miles from Tampa, in central Florida.

Joint Public Safety building opens to sound of bagpipes and bells

Joint Public Safety building opens to sound of bagpipes and bells

The grand opening Jan. 10 of the Cherry Hills Village and South Metro Fire Rescue Authority Joint Public Safety building at 2460 E. Quincy Ave. was a hit with the public and the police officers and firefighters who will now call it home. They will not only share common space in a state-of-the-art joint facility, but also the rare collaborative effort symbolizes responsible use of resources. Both organizations shared the cost of construction and will share operational and maintenance costs.

Local woman missing near Grand Canyon

Local woman missing near Grand Canyon

A 21-year-old Englewood woman was reported missing during a weekend river trip through the Grand Canyon.

South metro on lookout for coyotes

South metro on lookout for coyotes

The new year has rung in coyote breeding season, which means local cities are reminding residents what to do when they encounter the urbanized animal.

National Western Stock Show opens with strong attendance

National Western Stock Show opens with strong attendance

After the popular parade, Jan. 11, and the media night on Jan. 12, the National Western Stock Show’s opening weekend attracted 81,921 for the first two days of the annual 16-day event.

New public trustee promises ethical office

New public trustee promises ethical office

Cynthia Mares says she was the right choice to take over as Arapahoe County public trustee in the wake of controversies surrounding the position.

Shooting suspect under extradition

Shooting suspect under extradition

Extradition procedures are underway to bring an attempted-murder suspect from New Mexico back to Arapahoe County.

More charges in Littleton shooting

More charges in Littleton shooting

Littleton police have arrested a third young suspect in an allegedly gang-related shooting last October that resulted in the death of a teenager.

Fidelity Investments to open office in Greenwood Village

Fidelity Investments to open office in Greenwood Village

Fidelity Investments announced plans to establish a new regional U.S. site in Denver with the opening of a customer contact center that will have the capacity to employ as many as 500 people. Fidelity, one of the world’s largest providers of financial services, is headquartered in Boston and employs more than 40,000 people worldwide. The Denver site will become an important hub for Fidelity and will ensure that the firm can continue to offer the highest level of customer service 24 hours a day, seven days a week.