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Farm to Table dinner supports Warren Tech program

Seven Denver chefs and a plethora of Warren Tech culinary students gathered under a white tent erected in the middle of ACRES Farm on the Warren Tech campus in Lakewood. The table was filled with plates and an avocado mouse sat in the middle of each …
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Jeffco school marching bands take the field

Nerves were high, but so was musicality as 15 Jefferson County high school marching bands took the field for their first performance of the season at the Jeffco Marching Band Festival held Sept. 19 …
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Thousands climb in remembrance of 9/11

The registration table was scattered with badges, each one with the face of someone who lost their life on Sept. 11, 2001. As the American flag flapped in the wind, attached to two fire truck ladders, more than 2,000 firefighters, paramedics and …
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    • Outdoor Labs add greenhouse classrooms

      Every sixth grader in Jefferson County Schools spends a week at one of the districts two outdoor labs, Mt. Evans or Windy Peaks. Soon, those students will be learning in new greenhouse classrooms set for completion this fall. “Our whole mission …

    • Wheat Ridge candidates announced for 2017 election

      In November, Wheat Ridge residents will see a change in leadership under a new mayor, and could see a couple new faces on city council. In addition to the mayoral race between Joseph DeMott and William Starker, the big race to watch will be for …

    • Jeffco school board candidates talk issues

      Schools choice, transparency and opportunities for all students were hot topics at the first Jefferson County Board of Education candidate forum held Sept. 13 at Wheat Ridge High School. The forum, presented by Support Jeffco Kids and Arvadans for …

    • ’The Ringer’ chosen for Wheat Ridge Reads

      A novel by Boulder author Jenny Shank was chosen for this year’s Wheat Ridge Reads community reads program. ‘The Ringer’ tells of a Latino man who is shot and killed during a no-knock raid in Denver. The story is told from the point of view of …

    • St. Anthony continues to grow with new options

      If you ask Bert Hargrave, it’s a good sign that his employees really like talking about their work. It means they’re enjoying what they do. Which is what a boss wants when their employees are responsible for something as important as numerous …