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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

Safe parking space in Parker allows internet transactions to go smoothly

The Parker Police Department has created a safe space to conduct transactions between users of online classified ad sites like Craigs List or Nextdoor. The space is a well-lit parking spot under … 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

Parker SECOR opens doors to furloughed employees

The Parker-based Southeast Community Outreach center welcomes all furloughed federal employees to access its food bank as of Jan. 16. The special invitation extends indefinitely as the partial … more

Parker children lead charge for food-share program

A group of Gold Rush Elementary School fourth- and fifth-graders are leading the charge for an inter-school food drive for the Parker Task Force and are encouraging their older classmates to do the … 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

Merryhill Preschool in Parker to shut down following violations

The Merryhill Preschool in Parker will be forced to close Jan. 4 after the Colorado Department of Human Services denied the school's renewal request based on a series of violations and a finding of … more

My name is … Marko Copic

About me I'm Marko, owner and winemaker at Purgatory Cellars Winery. I have a beautiful wife and two wonderful children. We moved to Denver and started a business in Parker when we came from Croatia … more

Attempted bank robbery puts schools on brief lockout

Chaparral High School and the neighboring Arapahoe Community College campus in Parker were on a brief lockout after a reported attempted bank robbery occurred at the nearby Champion Bank, 16790 … more

Parade carries Christmas spirit

Thousands of Parker residents lined Mainstreet Dec. 8 for the annual Parker Christmas Carriage Parade. The longstanding Parker tradition featured rodeo royalty, local marching bands and, of course, … more

Christmas Market brings old town feel

Craig Hart walked around downtown Parker Dec. 1 donning a long, black coat and a top hat, ringing a hand bell with one hand and greeting bystanders with a warm smile and hello. His bell echoed … more

Police seek help in identifying suspect in attempted kidnapping

The Parker Police Department is asking for the public's help in identifying a sketch of an individual from a suspicious occurrence. At about 3 p.m. Oct. 21, a girl riding her bike in the 11200 block … more

Art gallery becomes a market for holiday gifts

A new sort of exhibit in Town Hall Arts Center’s Stanton Gallery in Littleton is called “Merry at the Market.” Co-curator Moira Casey has collected smaller artworks by nine artists, which she … more

Parker Police seek public feedback for assessment

A team of assessors from the Commission on Accreditation for Law Enforcement Agencies, Inc., (CALEA), will arrive Dec. 3 to examine all aspects of the Parker Police Department’s policies and procedures, management, operations and support services, according to a release from the Parker Police Department. more

Distinctive painter offers watercolor workshop

Painter Robert Gray, a longtime Highlands Ranch resident who had a Littleton gallery on Alamo Street at one time, is known for his bright colors and bold strokes, as he works in watercolors. He will … more

Carriage rides roll out for Christmas Market

The Parker Chamber of Commerce is hosting its inaugural Parker Christmas Market Nov. 30, an event that will feature annual horse-drawn carriage rides. The rides were cut from the town's budget in … more
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