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No car dealership for Dino Ridge area

Voices of opposition to a car dealership proposed to go on a property near Dinosaur Ridge did not go unheard by the Jefferson County commissioners. All three commissioners struggled with the …
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Golden sidewalk shoveling law changed

Nobody wants to slip and fall on the ice after a snowstorm. And to make sure city sidewalks are safe for pedestrians following a snow event, the city recently modified its fine structure on snow removal. “A number of residents made comments …
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A growing taste for sushi

Diane Bukatman, who founded For the Love of Food cooking school in Golden, learned to make sushi in 2004 while working at a Washington, D.C., restaurant. One co-worker was a Japanese sushi chef for the restaurant, she said. Fascinated by the art, …
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    • Jeffco Schools will search for new superintendent

      The Jefferson County Board of Education will be looking for new leadership.Board members voted Thursday, Jan. 12 to engage in a search for a new superintendent.“I want to reiterate that this is …

    • Golden to welcome beer, music and Norse god Ullr

      The third annual UllrGrass music and beer festival will take place Jan. 27-29 at various venues in Golden. This year’s Ullrgrass festival will feature more than 20 live musical performances of bluegrass and similar genres such as jam bands and …

    • Four enter guilty pleas in home invasion case

      All four people involved in the home invasion that took place in Golden last May have entered guilty pleas. The first to do so was Tyler Gorringe, 18, on Dec. 15. Gorringe was 17 at the time of the attack but was charged as an adult. On Dec. 19, …

    • Sex-crime unit chided for ethical conflict

      On April 15, 2014, James Lee Pierce violated his parole and got on a bus in Marietta, Georgia, en route to Colorado. He arrived two days later. He planned to meet a teenage female he had contacted online through a social networking site. For …

    • Proposed Lakewood Montessori to be voted on by Jeffco school board Thursday

      The Jefferson County Board of Education will once again hear the application for Great Works Montessori, a proposed charter school in East Lakewood. Lakewood resident and parent Angela Vincent is extremely interested in sending her daughter to …