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Library is coming through on its promises

There’s a trend going on these days — access to technology is becoming more important to the modern lifestyle. And the Jefferson County Public Library has been busy updating its technology for the benefit of patrons and staff. “We’re …
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The power of faith

What felt like the flu turned out to be something more final. And for Arvada dad and grandfather Gerry Gallick, the prognosis shook up his life. But faith kept him steady. “I’ve always been religious,” said Gallick, who has …
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    • Behind the scenes at Foothills Animal Shelter

      In 2015, more than 6,300 animals were adopted into loving homes from the Foothills Animal Shelter. And it’s caring people who contribute to the shelter’s success. The shelter employs 50 people, has more than 450 volunteers and at least 180 …

    • Two Jeffco Schools tax requests planned

      Come November, Jefferson County taxpayers will be asked to pay up to an average of $134 per year in property taxes to fund new and renovated facilities, and additional Jeffco School district needs …

    • Art center seeks to grow

      At 40, people often celebrate being “over the hill,” but for the Arvada Center for the Arts and Humanities this birthday is the beginning. “It’s going to be great,” said Arvada Mayor Marc Williams of the Arvada Center’s official …

    • Jeffco school district to not close neighborhood schools

      Is it closing time? That was the question of the day as Jefferson County Board of Education members directed staff remove the school closures from the Facilities Master Plan, Tuesday …

    • Wheat Ridge event taking steps against cancer

      Lutheran Medical Center is hosting its 9th Leaves of Hope Race and Cancer Survivors Celebration with a timed 5k and 10k race, survivor walk and activities for the whole family on Sunday, June 5. As Jefferson County’s largest National Cancer …

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