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Library patrons got their read on this summer with the Jefferson County Public Library’s Summer Reading Challenge. The reading challenge took place May 29-Aug. 14. In comparison to last year, average participation grew 6 percent in 2015. … more
The constant bombardment of celebrities and the media’s focus on glitz and glamour can cause a serious warping effect on young minds, particularly ones that are still growing. This is a hard fact Amanda and Katie learn the painful way in Hilary … more
Thirteen-year-old Jack Barnicle had a surprise waiting for him when he got home from school Aug. 27 — a new wheelchair ramp. The Golden teen has spastic quadriplegia, a form of cerebral palsy. As he has grown, it’s become more difficult … more
My former Denver Post colleague Mike McPhee has immortalized Dana Crawford, one of Denver's true visionaries, in his just-released book "Dana Crawford - 50 Years Saving the Soul of a City." Crawford … more
Country music blared through speakers as a small boat glided over the water to the middle of Standley Lake — the sun was strong, the water was a comfortable temperature, and Army veteran and double above-knee amputee Travis Strong of Golden was … more
It’s all about the experience — the spontaneity, the transfer of energy, the cohesive feeling. “Music is, and always will be, a viable art form,” said Alexei Hammerle, a concert promoter and booker with local company Swinging Noose … more
Many years ago, Denver business owners invented the Festival of Mountain and Plain, with a focus on local history, to lure folks to the downtown area. It has been revived for today's outdoor-loving, food- and entertainment-loving Coloradans as the … more
In 1965, Helen Burns called friends together and founded what is now known as the Denver Lyric Opera Guild. (There was at that time a Denver Lyric Opera.) The objective from the start was “to support aspiring young opera singers and to further the … more
The idea of the high-tech, emotionless super-soldier is so popular in movies, it's practically a convention. The “Terminator” and “Bourne” franchises, and even last year's animated “Big Hero 6,” imagine characters programmed to kill and … more
There were no signs of disappointment as the capacity crowd filed out of Fiddler's Green Amphitheater following a two-night stand by the Foo Fighters. Nearly 36,000 fans packed into the venue for each of a pair of high-energy shows Aug. 16 and … more
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