Elizabeth delays rollout of comp plan
The Elizabeth comprehensive plan was originally scheduled to be completed by the end of October, but that date has been extended to the end of December after residents raised concerns about potential …

Good as gourd: Elizabeth cops decide pumpkin spice doughnuts are perfect ingredient for brew

What happens when you turn Elizabeth police officers loose inside a brewing room at The Elizabeth Brewing Company? With a huge, open tank of bubbling mash just begging for them to add a special …

Kim Frumveller: Candidate for Elizabeth School Board

Name: Kim Frumveller City or town of residence: I live in Elizabeth Occupation: Owner of CCS Choppers and CCS Metal Fab with my husband Chip, part owner of Bullay, Vet Tech for Three Peaks Veterinary …

John D. Guttenberg: Candidate for Elizabeth School Board

Name: John D. Guttenberg City or town of residence: Elizabeth Occupation: Retired U.S. Army sergeant major and U.S. Postal Service Contact information: sgtmajtanker@q.com Why are you seeking this …

Valerie Jeffers: Candidate for Elizabeth School Board

Name: Valerie Jeffers City or town of residence: While my mailing address is Parker, I have lived in the Elizabeth School District since 1994. Occupation: Underwriter for Farm and Ranch Insurance. …

Hammering out troubles is boon for military vets

Nic Meyer, owner of Rhino and Ravens Forge in Elizabeth, served his country for 22 years in special operations, deploying to Afghanistan three times alone. He and his company spent most of their time …

‘Rural is the new diversity’

Dozens of Elbert County high school students and their parents learned about what it takes to get into college, and minimize debt, during a free seminar on Sept. 18 delivered by college admissions …

Coming Attractions

An artistic ‘Fever Dream’ at the Benchmark

One of the best things about being a smaller theater is it provides more opportunities for inspiration and experimentation. That commitment to elevating new talents and taking creative risks has been …
“Poppies Delight” by Rita Campbell, which took third place in the “Code Red” show at the Depot Art Gallery.

Red predominates in gallery exhibit

There are certainly many ways of seeing, envisioning, interpreting the primary color red … “Code Red” is the Littleton Fine Arts Guild’s latest exhibit, running through Nov. 10 at the …
Sonya Ellingboe
Sonya's Sampler

New works coming to area art gallery

Littleton artists Tatiana Dowell and Michelle Lamb will exhibit new work opening from 6 to 10 p.m. on Oct. 25 at CORE New Art Space, in 40 West, at 6851 W. Colfax Ave., Lakewood. Dowell creates …
Denver Botanic Gardens will be lit up with hundreds of carved pumpkins, crafted by professional carvers.

Plenty of choices for Halloween spirit

Leaves are changing colors and falling from trees; the cool, crisp fall air can be felt in the morning; and costume shops are starting to pop up. October is here. There are plenty of ways to …
Coming Attractions

Meet the CMHOF class of 2019

In its 40 years in existence, Swallow Hill music has given outlet to thousands’ musical ambitions, education and fandom through its classes, concerts and community outreach work. When one considers …
Baskets by Karen Lugenbill will be included in the Rocky Mountain Weavers’ Guild Annual Fiber Arts Sale 2019, which is Oct. 10-12 at Englewood Civic Center.

Fiber Arts Sale is back in time for holiday shopping

The Community Room at Englewood Civic Center, 1000 Englewood Parkway, is again the place to begin holiday shopping on Oct. 10 (4 to 8 p.m.); Oct. 11 (10 a.m. to 6 p.m.); Oct. 12 (10 a.m. to 4 p.m.) …
The Baroque Chamber Ensemble of Colorado will perform at Littleton United Methodist Church on Oct. 18.
Sonya's Sampler

Baroque music on period instruments set for free show

The Baroque Chamber Orchestra of Colorado will bring its unique repertoire and sound to Littleton United Methodist Church, 5894 S. Datura St., at 7:30 p.m. Oct. 18: “Music of the Baroque.” The …
Voices

Students are at heart of everything we do

Welcome to the first column for Elizabeth School District. Thanks to Colorado Community Media for creating this space. We plan to present different perspectives each month on a variety of public …
Norton
Winning Words

Finding the value in our values

If you have never taken the time to identify or define what your values are, or what your belief system is, don’t sweat it because you are not alone. As a matter of fact, most people just assume …
Craig Marshall Smith
Quiet Desperation

Show me the gore, I’ll show you the door

For unknown reasons, I have never wanted to enter the rhythm of a Black Sabbath concert, or walk down the mall with fake blood on my face, or a fake severed head under my arm. Maybe you can tell me …
Our View

Proposition DD is a good bet for Colorado

Proposition DD, the legalization and taxation of sports betting in Colorado, is the result of a May 2018 Supreme Court ruling that repealed the federal government ban on sports gambling. Since then, …
Our View

Proposition CC is tempting but comes up short

It’s a very intriguing proposition. Vote to forgo a relatively small tax refund and allow the state to spend that money on much-needed programs for K-12 education, higher education and …
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