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The success of Wheat Ridge High School’s STEM program last year led to a big question — how could the program continue to grow? The answer came in the school’s art teacher, Andy Yutzy. Together Yutzy and STEM instructor Chuck Sprague … more
It is not uncommon for Muslims to gather after early morning Saturday prayer at a mosqueto share a potluck breakfast. Food can be as simple as croissants and cream cheese. But someone always brings something. And “we all sit around in a … more
It's a big day for the aging race-track regular, “Champagne” Charlie. The sixth race is named in his honor — and he decides to bet his entire savings, a meager amount, on a long-shot horse at his local track near Philadelphia. “The … more
Budding environmentalists who attend Avid4 Adventure's overnight Colorado Mountain Camp at Windy Peak, near Bailey, will add the Leave No Trace principles to their outdoor skills as they hike, rock-climb, kayak, mountain-bike, raft and learn about … more
Olympic gold medalist Missy Franklin calls herself an old soul: To her, the simple things matter most. A cup of hot tea after a long day. A good book. A dinner and a movie on her own. “I’m very much a homebody,” the 20-year-old … more
The Athena Project Arts Festival (March 4 to April 10) includes a great many moving parts, all of them focused on celebrating women artists (and girls). Consider exploring some new art in the Denver area. First, there is the winner of last year's … more
Kelly Billing from Maryland Aquatic Nurseries will fly into Denver on March 17 to speak to the Colorado Water Garden Society's first 2016 meeting at Denver Botanic Gardens. She is an expert on lotus plants and will talk about growing them in local … more
Golden’s first mayor resigned after only serving three months in office because he decided to “go for the gold” in the mountains. But Goldenites, who numbered about 500 people at the time, didn’t think anything of the resignation — … more
A Smithsonian graphic novel series for middle grade kids starts with “The Wrong Wrights,” published Feb. 23. The premise is to set a group of smart kids in a visit to one of the Smithsonian museums. A mystery develops and the bright-eyed, young, … more
Lalitha Chittoor grew up in a very traditional family in India and wanted a book to teach her 4-year-old daughter about Indian festivals. When she was unable to locate one, she decided to write a series and has just published the second one on … more
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