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Becoming a GHS Demon

This year's nearly 400 incoming freshmen at Golden High School spent a full day acclimating to becoming a high schooler on Aug. 14 through the LINK program's freshmen orientation. “There's so much … more

National Thrift Store Day — save the date (and money)

Thrift stores are one of those great resources that many people don’t take advantage of. Not only do they provide an option to donate the many items cluttering up our homes to people who could … more

Golden ready with fanfare for the Colorado Classic

Golden is getting amped-up for the Colorado Classic bike race. And there are number of ways for the community to get involved, whether it be cheering on the cyclists from the sideline or watching the … more

Future of Astor House will remain unknown for another year

The future of the historic Astor House in downtown Golden will remain undetermined for the time being. Golden City Council on Aug. 8 decided to postpone going to the voters with an Astor House ballot … more

Golden Rotary fundraiser just peachy

Golden City Councilor and Rotarian Paul Haseman stands next to a crate of giant fake peaches to promote last year’s Rotary Club of Golden’s Peach Sale. This year, pickup day for the peaches takes … more

Time for Golden’s spin cycle

I bet you didn’t know that your life has been effected by a volcanic eruption on an Indonesian island in 1815 that led to a crop failure in Europe in 1860 that caused the deaths of lots of horses … more

The late Larry Gibbs was 'tougher than nails'

One of Larry Gibbs' favorite possessions was his little transistor radio. “It wasn't anything fancy,” said the late Gibbs' friend Darin Barton of Golden, “but it got him through the days and … more

Symphony and super art scene closes Golden’s summer

The Summer of 2019 is rapidly coming to a close. I know, it’s just the first week of August, so we should have plenty of time left to enjoy the season, with lots of warm days ahead, right? Well, as … more

Irma Wyhs — local historian, journalist dies

The late Irma Wyhs always thought Brenda Starr was “the cat’s meow.” Brenda Starr is a comic strip character created by Dale Messick, a pseudonym for Dalia Messick, in June 1940. The New York … more

Preparing for a fall and winter on the stage

Summer winding down means a lot of things, including the starting of schools for children and faint glints of autumn starting to spring up. And for stages all over the metro area, it means it’s … more

City council passes final phase of code changes

Ending a four-month moratorium on large residential developments in Golden, city council passed Phase II of changes to the Golden Municipal Code by a six-to-one vote on July 25. Councilman Jim Dale … more

Council approves additional uses for Golden Overlook property

Golden City Council approved a new development plan on July 25 for a property known as the Golden Overlook. The Golden Overlook is privately-owned property located approximately between the … more

Calling all tools — Day of Service volunteer day approaches

Jeff Fox of Golden believes that a little sacrifice of time to help out some neighbors provides a significantly big reward. “It’s amazing when you serve, that you end up finding yourself just as … more

Golden councilman recognized for public service

Golden City Councilman Jim Dale says there’s a saying in the Air Force that goes: “Service Before Self.” Through everything he’s done, from his military career to now serving as a Golden City … more

Local historian, journalist Irma Wyhs dies

Editor’s note: This story is ongoing, and will be updated as more information is available. Irma Wyhs, a local historian and accomplished writer, died on June 29 in Iowa. A former Jefferson … more

Two drowning deaths in Jeffco over wet weekend

It was a deadly weekend for Jefferson County, with water runoff likely causing two deaths. Lakewood resident Jeannette Reynolds, 38, died over the weekend due to a possible drowning, according to the … more

MOPAR speeds into Golden

MOPAR fans filled the streets of downtown Golden July 18 for the 18th annual block party. The event acts as a kick-off each year for the Dodge Mile-High National Hot Rod Association Nationals held at … more

Austin Boutain and wife return to Jeffco on murder charges

Following a conviction for the murder of an international student studying at the University of Utah, Austin Jeffrey Boutain has returned to Jefferson County to face charges in the death of a man in … more

Golden’s big summer festival has got a definite wild streak

OK, it’s time for me to toot the horn for our city of Golden here. It’s Summer, that means warm weather and every small town in America has some kind of town festival going on. I remember back … more

Awash in art in Golden

fter a successful second year, ARTSWEEK GOLDEN, put on by Foothills Art Center in partnership with other local arts-oriented organizations and community partners, celebrated the arts for an entire … more
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