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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

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

Parker police continue to seek road-rage shooter

The Parker Police Department posted a $2,000 reward through Crime Stoppers to find the suspect in a road-rage shooting that occurred May 22. more

Parker woman sentenced to 30 days for hitting child with SUV

A Parker woman who struck an 11-year-old boy with her SUV last year was sentenced to 30 days in jail and two years of probation May 29 at the Douglas County Courthouse in Castle Rock. Kimberley … more

Man shot on Parker Road in suspected road-rage incident

Several shots were fired following a suspected road-rage incident near the intersection of Parker Road and Crown Crest Boulevard the evening of May 22, police officials say. The alleged shooter sped … 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

Planting for the future in Parker

Parker resident Liam Villareal, 5, had big plans for his weekend. After attending the Town of Parker's annual Arbor Day celebration April 28 at Discovery Park, Liam was excited to take his very first … more

Sulphur Gulch Trail gets long stretch of new trees

Despite snow and cold temperatures on April 21, dozens of community members gathered to plant nearly a mile of new trees along the Sulphur Gulch Trail in Parker. The event was sponsored by the Cherry … 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 woman's legacy lives on

What started as a fundraising account to help the family of Lori Urban cover her medical and death expenses has turned into a nonprofit organization to help others who suffer from gynecologic cancer. … 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

Motorist who killed cyclist near Parker sentenced to month in jail

Parker resident Jake Kirby was out doing what he loved: Riding his bicycle along Hess Road, enjoying a fall afternoon. Beth Young, who spends her days caring for homebound veterans, was driving her … more
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