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Quirky art show celebrates Lakewood icon

It’s back. And we may need it now, more than ever. The fourth-annual Casa Bonita art show at Lakewood’s Next gallery kicked off Feb. 19, and will be open for your viewing pleasure through March … more

Stars rising in Lakewood talent show

One of the things so many have been yearning for during the last year is a sense of the familiar — the comfort of things that have been happening year after year and can be counted on to deliver … more

Evergreen girls hoops kicks into gear in the 2nd half against Golden

GOLDEN — Evergreen’s girls basketball team scored a season-high 61 points Feb. 5 at Golden High School. The Cougars were locked in a defensive battle with the Demons through the first half, but … more

DJFF leans in to on-demand viewing

The COVID-19 pandemic hasn’t only changed the way film festivals screen their films for audiences, but the kinds of films they want to highlight. When getting the programming in place for the 25th … more

Music Advancement Fund addresses cultural needs

Music does much more than entertain and affect the emotion of listeners — as an industry, a vibrant music scene can positively affect the economy of a city, and as a form of creative expression, it … more

A new year begins Upon Closer Reflection

Of the many ways to describe the last near-year of pandemic living, one could certainly do much worse than the term still life. Not only have so many people’s lives been stilled by lockdown, but … more

The power of Wood.Works at the Arvada Center

Wood has proven to be one of the most reliable and dynamic materials humanity has made use of over the centuries. It has been employed to make everything from weapons and transportation to shelter … more

Colorado Office of Film recognized for highlighting native voices

Never underestimate the power of storytelling. Not only can the art entertain and enlighten, but it helps keep histories alive — both personal and those of a group of people. That’s why the … more

Opportunities to experience art abound in Denver

Years ago — when he was in college — Doug Kacena read somewhere that only about 25% of Americans visit art museums or private art galleries. Still, Kacena, owner/curator of K Contemporary art … more

Exploring Denver through photographs

The digital exhibition of the 2020 Y/OUR Denver Photography Competition is available for viewing through March 1. It is available on the following websites: Denver Architecture Foundation, … more

Arts remain unbound during COVID pandemic

With so many stuck inside for the bulk of this year, there’s a common outlet creatives all over are turning to — podcasting. Doug Kacena, artist and owner of Denver’s K Contemporary art … more

Jeffco school board special session includes January restart plan

A plan to get some kids back in the classroom by late January was unveiled in a special session of the Jeffco School Board, Wednesday, Dec 16, 2020.  Interim Superintendent Kristopher Schuh started … more

Golden finalizing agreement to lease Astor House to Foothills Art Center

The future of Golden’s historic Astor House appears ready to be decided as the Golden city council has indicated that it is close to finalizing a lease of the house to the Foothills Art Center, and … more

Pop Culture Con cancelled for 2021, still connects with community

Fans of superheroes, science fiction, elven kingdoms and anime are going to have to wait longer than they were hoping to meet some of their favorite creators and other fans in person — after … more

Miners Alley is a home four holiday theater

Holiday theater is a big deal, as Len Matheo, executive and artistic director at Miners Alley Playhouse, well understands. He estimates that the theater makes about 25 percent of its yearly income in … more

Survey finds residents view light industry, grocery store as desirable for Heritage Square

Heritage Square's past was go-karts, dinner theater and alpine sliding. Its future might look more like warehouses, a gym and maybe even research labs. At least that's one vision that was preferred … more

Jeffco Sheriff’s Office seeks re-accreditation

According to a statement released by the Jefferson County Sheriff’s Office, the agency was to undergo a remote, site-based assessment from a team with the Commission on Accreditation for Law … more

New outbreak in Jeffco jail as 57 inmates, 13 staff positive

On Nov. 19, the Jefferson County jail announced that 57 inmates and 13 staff members had recently tested positive for COVID-19. A press release from the Jeffco Sheriff’s Office states that a few … more

A holiday season recommendation from the HART

As we can all plainly see, this holiday season is going to be drastically different than anything anyone has ever experienced. As COVID cases spike and drop and spike again, we are living in a liquid … more

Man considered ‘father of Colorado baseball’ honored with new monument

Long before the Rockies held court at 20th and Blake, the Denver Grizzlies hit balls at Sixth and Acoma in the late 1880s as one of Colorado’s first professional baseball teams. It was a ragtag … more
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