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Englewood Fourth of July fireworks cancellation a contentious decision

In Englewood, one of several municipalities in the Denver metro area that canceled early-July fireworks shows this year amid concerns about dry conditions and risk of fires, the city council made its decision after a planning process where city officials may have been operating on conflicting concepts of what a local fire ban meant. more

First of 4 free summer concerts at Sterne Park happening this Saturday

The event, known as Little Jam, will feature 1970s tribute band Mr. Majestyk's 8-Track Revival. Attendees are welcome to bring a blanket or lawn chair.  more

Englewood City Council cancels Fourth of July fireworks in 4-3 decision

Englewood City Council on Monday night canceled the annual Belleview/Cornerstone parks Fourth of July fireworks show in a 4-3 decision. more

Littleton chooses Jim Becklenberg as city manager

Jim Becklenberg, who currently serves as city manager of Evans, a city of about 22,000 people near Greeley, will take up the role July 6. Becklenberg succeeds Mark Relph, who retired as city manager June 1 after seven years with the city.  more

Littleton council OKs plan to improve city access for people with disabilities

Littleton City Council unanimously approved a plan May 18 to transition the city's facilities, services and public walkways to become more accessible for people with disabilities.  more

Littleton leaders say Geneva Village tenants won't be displaced. Residents still worry

Low-income seniors living in Littleton's Geneva Village, a city-owned, age-restricted housing complex, say they are with few options if a decision by city council forces them to move.  more

Littleton council shows appetite for adopting inclusionary housing ordinance

Littleton City Council appears poised to adopt some form of an inclusionary housing ordinance to promote the building of more affordable housing in the city, though when a vote could come is … more

‘Once On This Island’ is fairy-tale play

Performances of “Once On This Island” run through May 8 at Town Hall Arts Center in Littleton, and this musical, based on Hans Christian Andersen’s fairy tale, “The Little Mermaid,” is one … more

‘Connect’ exhibit shares small prints

A large exhibit of small prints in various techniques is on the walls of Curtis Center for the Arts, 2349 E. Orchard Road in Greenwood Village, as part of the citywide Mo’ Prints celebration across … more

City, state lawmakers in Arapahoe County talk housing crisis, ‘missing middle’

Large and expensive single-family houses are a defining feature of much of the south Denver metro area, but collectively, they can function as a barrier for the area’s younger demographic. more

Regis upsets Douglas County in volleyball matchup

Douglas County won the first boys state volleyball championship sanctioned by the Colorado High School Activities Association last year. The Huskies went 18-0 in the historic season but on March 23, … more

My Name Is ... Michael Calhoun

I was born in Denver in 1957. My family relocated to the Broadway Estates area in 1959 from University Hills so my father, Wayne Calhoun, would be closer to work. He was employed at the Ohio Oil Company research facility at the corner of Broadway and Dry Creek Road. more

What's in a sign? Street signs carry little-known history in metro Denver counties

If you’ve ever sat at a red light in rush-hour traffic in the Denver metro area, you may have started wondering what all the different logos and colors on street-name signs mean. more

Arapahoe County OKs $300,000 for regional homeless navigation center

A proposal to create of a navigation center to help connect those who are homeless in Arapahoe County with resources is coming closer to reality after the county approved $300,000 to help establish … more

Closed after 43 years, Littleton's Harley-Davidson leaves behind a legacy of community

A longstanding dealer for the iconic Harley-Davidson motorcycles in Littleton closed Feb. 26 after 43 years in business. more

'Homeless Action Plan' moves forward in south Denver suburbs

Homelessness isn’t just a financial problem — it can be a life-or-death matter, statistics from the Arapahoe County Coroner’s Office show. more

3 metro cities are proposing a ‘navigation center’ to address homelessness. But what does that mean?

With homelessness on the rise throughout the Denver metro area, a task force made up of the cities of Littleton, Englewood and Sheridan, along with local and regional nonprofits, are forging ahead on … more

‘Life is a Beach’ brings warm glow

“Life is A Beach” is the title chosen for a new Littleton Fine Arts Guild exhibit at Town Hall Arts Center’s Stanton Gallery, scheduled March 8 to May 15. Watercolor artist Randy Hale was … more

Colorado Symphony gets new conductor

Peter Oundjian will be the next principal conductor of the Colorado Symphony Orchestra, following a career of conducting around the world after decades as a solo violonist. He will take a leading … more

Resources for the homeless in Arapahoe County

When most people are sleeping, dry and warm in their homes, others around the Denver metro area are fighting the freezing winter temperatures outdoors, trying to survive night after night on the … more
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