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Music, comedy, theater coming to Parker

From Sept. 8 through next August, Parker Arts will be offering entertainment events to please people with interests ranging from classical music to dance to comedy to children’s programming. … more

Arts venue lobby gets dramatic new paint job

Stop in to see Town Hall Arts Center’s spiffy redecorated lobby when you’re next in downtown Littleton. Life Scout Jack Rutherford has pretty much grown up around Town Hall where his mother, … more

Fun-filled weekend on Parker's Mainstreet

Large crowds flooded Parker's weekly farmer's market on Mainstreet July 8, perusing the dozens of locally-owned stands on a hot Sunday morning. The weekly farmer's market topped off an event-filled … more

More housing options coming to Trails at Crowfoot

More options for housing in Parker will be available at the Trails at Crowfoot neighborhood sometime in the next two years. The town council approved a preliminary plan amendment at its biweekly … more

Filming likely to grow in Colorado

When Parker resident Michelle Ullman began preparing for the first season of her television show, “On the Menu with Michelle Ullman,” it was important that she “put our fork where our mouth … more

Area punter/kicker ranks nationally in fencing

Matt Waid is a specialist. The senior-to-be will be the punter and place kicker for the Ponderosa football team this season and he is also a highly regarded fencer for the Fencing Academy of Denver. … more

Suicide-prevention program in schools spreads hope, strength

At the end of the school year, Sierra Middle School in Parker hosted a parent-student community night in which guests traveled to different classrooms to learn about resiliency in the face of … more

My name is...Maddie LeDoux from Parker

I go to Metro (State) in Denver. I'm a senior, coming up this semester. Hopefully I'll be graduating soon. I went to Ponderosa High School in Parker. My parents still live in Parker so I'm … more

Redbarre plans groundbreaking but has no home

Parker remains “at or near the top of the list” of the possible new home of Redbarre, a movie and television media production company, according to a Redbarre spokesman. Redbarre originally … more

Van Maanen snapping for chance to play in NFL

Drew Van Maanen knew he was facing long odds heading into the three-day rookie camp of the National Football League Houston Texans in early May. First of all, the former Chaparral football standout … more

Parker gallery offers intriguing look at fiber art

“Autumnal Equinox” by Aurora fiber artist Diana Vander Does hangs just inside the entrance into the gallery at the PACE Center in Parker. It’s included in an exhibit, “Contrast,” by the … more

Plane crash in northern Douglas County leaves one dead

One person was killed after a small plane crashed in a residential area of northern Douglas County, east of I-25, the night of May 11. About 9 p.m., a Cirrus SR22 went down near RidgeGate Parkway … more

My Name is Cheryl O’Brien

About me I moved to Colorado from South Dakota three years ago to begin a new life with Dan. I retired from a career in education as a teacher and administrator. I have two adult children, Lauren, … more

‘I’m a dreamer who believes in a chance to succeed’

Eight-year-old Johnny Jenkins, and his brother J’Reece, 7, spent Sunday afternoon at the Douglas County Library in Parker. They weren’t there browsing the bookshelves or looking to check out the … more

Ponderosa salutes four for outstanding contributions

Long gone are the days when a teacher's job included teaching one subject throughout the day, then going home to work on the lesson plans for the next school day. Today's teachers wear many hats, … more

Painter celebrates anniversary with reception at Parker studio

Painter Jay Moore is celebrating five years in his downtown Parker studio location with exhibition of a body of new works. Visitors are welcome to see his new paintings reflecting his love of his … more

Fundraiser aims to help rid world of final pockets of polio

Students in the Cimarron Middle School Interact Club have never been to Afghanistan, Nigeria or Pakistan. Nor have they had to worry about contracting polio, a contagious, crippling and often deadly … more

Rotary awards ceremony draws hundreds to PACE Center

Brayden Jacob, 13, a student at Cimarron Middle School, along with seven of his classmates, joined more than 200 people at Parker's PACE Center April 11 for the Cherry Creek Valley Rotary Club of … more

Parker OKs annexation to block trash-transfer facility

Parker Town Council members heard nearly three hours of testimony from landowners, community members and attorneys at the April 16 council meeting regarding the annexation application of four parcels … more

Parker police searching for robbery suspect

The Parker Police Department is seeking help from the community to identify a man who used a weapon to rob employees at the McDonald's at 9160 Crown Crest Boulevard on April 8. According to a news … more
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