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Bomb Cyclone forces closures across Parker, county

The Bomb Cyclone moved into Parker around 9:30 a.m. March 13, bringing with it blistering wind and snow that has affected much of the Denver metro area. Parker police officials have encouraged … more

‘I’ll be there for my little girl’

Maverick’s Last Ride didn’t start exactly as Christian Redman — called Maverick in his Army days — had hoped. He was scheduled to leave March 4 from his Parker home with fellow veteran Ray … more

My Name is…Etash Kalra

About me I'm a high school senior at Douglas County High School in Castle Rock. I live in Parker, but I commute to Castle Rock for the IB (International Baccalaureate) program. I'm involved in a lot … more

Q&A with Jack Eddington chief petty officer of Naval Sea Cadets

Jack Eddington, 17, is chief petty officer of the Lexington Division (Denver) of the U.S. Naval Sea Cadet Corps, a program for young people that teaches naval disciplines through leadership and … more

Rotary Club of Parker honors six with Impact Award

The Rotary Club of Parker honored six individuals as Parker Impact Award winners during the annual State of the Town celebration Feb. 27. The Parker Impact Award recognizes members of the community … more

Historic 17 Mile House Farm Park near Centennial set for repairs

A piece of Colorado history roughly 140 years old will soon get a facelift, as the red barn at the 17 Mile House Farm Park undergoes repairs starting this month. “As the only remaining mile house … more

Animals are featured attraction in art show

Art Students League of Denver has an appealing exhibit, “Man’s Best Friend: Animal Portraiture” that runs through April 5 at the school, 200 N. Grant St., Denver. Open 8 a.m. to 7 p.m. … more

Final ride with band of brothers the gift of a lifetime

Christian Redman always knew the late-stage colon cancer he has furiously fought for three years was incurable.  But he had hoped for remission, a chance to grab as many extra years as possible, to … more

Fencing draws untraditional athletes

Nico Pope conceded he’s not very good at many sports. The 14-year-old from Castle Rock loves chemistry and, though still an eighth-grader at Mesa Middle School, plans to study computer science in … more

Councilmember draws scrutiny for actions in Parker alley

A town councilmember who was investigated on suspicion of public indecency has been cleared of any criminal wrongdoing. But Debbie Lewis' response to the encounter with police in December has raised … more

A fantastic fourth: Schultz wins another state title

Ponderosa senior Cohlton Schultz wrapped up an extraordinary high school wrestling career by capturing his fourth state title — but he had a second goal heading into the finals of the Class 5A … more

Watercolorist to share techniques in figure painting

Watercolorist/teacher Don Andrews will be in Littleton March 8 and 9 for a workshop on painting the figure, offered by the Heritage Fine Arts Guild at Arapahoe Community College, 5900 S. Santa Fe … more

New Orleans coming to life in area art crawl

First Friday events have become a fairly routine way for art galleries and art districts to highlight the work being done by local creatives. These events are certainly something Lakewood’s 40 West … more

Gallery exhibit offers warm welcome in cold season

The newest Littleton Fine Arts Guild exhibit is “Fancy That!” at the Depot Art Gallery, 2069 W. Powers Ave. in Littleton. Jennifer Rifenberg’s abstracted painting of cows won first place and … more

Six-inch gas line break shuts down part of Parker Road temporarily

South Metro Fire Rescue and the Parker Police Department responded to a six-inch natural gas line break on the northeast corner of Parker Road and Pine Lane on the afternoon of Feb. 12. more

Parker Adventist marks 15 years with donation to schools

Parker Adventist Hospital celebrated its 15-year anniversary Jan. 31 by donating money to three area schools. At a special events room at the hospital, three checks worth $1,500 were handed out to … more

Parker police short 10 officers for several months

Parker police officers are stretched thin until October, lacking in 10 officer positions, according to police department officials. The department has two positions vacant positions. Six officers are … more

'Make every moment count'

Jordyn Kaplan does just about everything on the Chaparral girls swim team. Kaplan, the captain of the team, is also the de facto carpool chaeufer and runs the team's Twitter accounts. The senior sets … more

Four things to look forward to in Parker this year

The term “growth” evolved as the centerpiece of discussion surrounding Parker in 2018, due to the town's continuing surge in population. Whether or not Parker should be part of the growth … more

Parker's Twin House didn’t meet criteria to be saved

For nearly 50 years, the Twin Houses of Parker stood apart on opposite ends of town. The once-identical buildings used to be a place where people sick with tuberculosis went to be cured by the … more
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