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Exhibition on Western movies examines American mythology

They’re coming at you before you enter the glass gallery doors! A movie screen shows mounted horsemen rushing to the forefront — either chasing or evading someone else … These are clips from six different films, from historic black-and-white …
  • Arts & Entertainment

    • Golden to feature art at its finest

      Three years ago, a young couple came up to watercolor artist Janet Nunn’s booth at the Golden Fine Arts Festival and announced: “It’s our one-year anniversary.” “And now, it’s become a tradition for them,” Nunn said. “They come …

    • Party in the park for National Night Out

      There were dozens of Wheat Ridge police officers gathered in Hayward Park on the evening of Aug. 1, and it wasn't because of any crime being committed or dangerous situation unfolding. They were there to party. The officers were joined by …

    • Jack Maher: The man behind the camera in Jeffco schools

      Jack Maher can often be seen around Jefferson County schools, always with his black cap, a Sony Alpha 77 II camera, a mini-tripod and an extra lens. Sometimes, he brings along his larger Sony 4K video camera, the much-smaller GoPro cameras, a …

    • Boettcher Mansion celebrates 100 years

      History and nature were on display July 27 as Jefferson County celebrated 100 years of Beottcher Mansion on Lookout Mountain in Golden. The mansion originally served as the Boettcher family summer home and seasonal hunting lodge when it was built …

    • 100 years ago in Golden...

      This year’s annual Buffalo Bill Days included a special detail compared to previous years — it was the 100th anniversary of William F. Cody’s burial on Lookout Mountain. (Cody was better known as Buffalo Bill.) Buffalo Bill Days, which took …