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Editor of Cherry Hills Village’s ‘The Village Crier’ resigns

Editor of Cherry Hills Village’s ‘The Village Crier’ resigns

By Jan Wondra Martha Welborn, long-time editor of The Village Crier, the official newsletter of Cherry Hills Village City government, resigned in a letter to City Manager John Patterson last week. Explaining her reasons, she said, “Although recent events have played a part in this decision, I have been editor for 15 years and it […]

Johnsons host Cherry Hills Village Mayor Doug Tisdale

Johnsons host Cherry Hills Village Mayor Doug Tisdale

By Scottie Taylor Iverson Cherry Hills Village Mayor Doug Tisdale, who is up for re-election, has enjoyed a series of receptions in his honor. Arlene and Don Johnson opened their home to welcome enthusiastic supporters who gave testimonials about his generosity of time and genuine concern to protect what the Village has and preserve the […]

County to close three buildings on Election Day

County to close three buildings on Election Day

Three Arapahoe County campuses and all motor-vehicle and recording services will be closed on Nov. 4 Election Day to free up parking at Voter Service and Polling Center locations and enable Clerk and Recorder employees to assist with the election. The Board of Commissioners approved closing the County Administration building, CentrePoint Plaza and Lima Plaza […]

County utilizing new ballot-sorting system

County utilizing new ballot-sorting system

Takes seconds to process mail ballots By Tom Barry The Arapahoe County’s Clerk and Recorder has been preparing in earnest for this upcoming mid-term election for several years, incorporating the old Boy Scouts motto of “Be Prepared.” The Elections Division purchased a new high-tech sorting machine last year to increase the efficiency and timeliness of […]

Assessor appointed to statewide advisory committee

Assessor appointed to statewide advisory committee

Arapahoe County Assessor Corbin Sakdol has been appointed by Gov. John Hickenlooper to serve on the Statutory Advisory Committee to the Property Tax Administrator. Sakdol, who has been Arapahoe County Assessor’s since 2007, is one of five members appointed by the governor to serve a four-year term on the committee, which makes recommendations to the […]

Clinton stumps for Dems in 6th District

Clinton stumps for Dems in 6th District

‘If Colorado is the state of the future, send Romanoff to Congress’ By Peter Jones “I really like Andrew Romanoff personally,” offered a smiling 42nd president of the United States at a local campaign rally this week. Democrats had recruited one of the party’s heaviest hitters for an assembly on Oct. 27 to get out […]

Area resident makes independent run for Senate

Area resident makes independent run for Senate

Neurosurgeon a ‘fiscal conservative’ and ‘social liberal’ By Peter Jones Amid all the back-and-forth advertisements and debates between the two high-profile U.S. Senate hopefuls, a name you may have missed is that of unaffiliated candidate Steve Shogan, an Arapahoe County neurosurgeon. To hear Shogan tell it, it does not take brain surgery to conclude it […]

2014 Election Section

2014 Election Section

A special section to The Villager with detailed information on candidates, ballot issues and amendments for the upcoming Nov. 4 election. Don’t forget to VOTE!

Desperate attempt to save Amendment 68

Desperate attempt to save Amendment 68

Submitted by No on 68  Another day, another attempt to manufacture support for the deeply flawed Amendment 68 proposal, one Rhode Island Casino operator’s scheme to line his pockets at the expense of Coloradans. First the campaign attempted to manufacture education community support with misleading ads that they were forced to pull down. Now they’re […]

Balmer recognized by paramedics

Balmer recognized by paramedics
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