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Bon voyage to Vern and Vicki

There are power couples, and then there is the Wagners. Over the last 50 years, Vern And Vicki Wagner have had such a positive impact on the Golden community that when word got out that the two were … more

Heritage Road interchange project looks at pedestrian designs

A fourth open house for the U.S. 6, Heritage Road interchange project held Oct. 13 focused on designs and amenities for the multimodal deck. The deck is where pedestrians and bicyclist will cross … more

Election 2021: Jefferson County Voters Guide

Welcome to the Colorado Community Media Election 2021 Voters Guide for Adams County and other portions of the north metro Dever area. Below, you can find links to candidate questionnaires for the … more

The Arvada Center goes to the dogs

Most of us had more than a little help getting through the bleakest parts of the COVID-19 pandemic and for many that help came in the form of our canine friends. They’re not called man’s best … more

Virtual racing series runs a thin line between heaven and hell

Hell is a relative term. Removing it entirely from any theological context, it generally indicates pain, misery, even anguish. But on the other hand, it’s sort of a fun word too — mischievous and … more

Warm your belly or send a chill down your spine

Well, I did it again. I decided to order a pizza to pick up and totally forgot about the final Super Cruise of the season happening last Saturday. I write about it in my column, tell friends about it … more

Golden Bike Cruise ends season with zombies

Zombies and other characters both scary and cute hoped on their bicycles one last time at the final Golden Bike Cruise of the season, held Sept. 29 in Downtown Golden. The bike cruise has been a … more

Digging for history at Golden’s Astor House

Archaeology isn’t all holy grails and temples of doom — there’s also community archaeology, which focuses on members of the community exploring the stories of people who lived their lives in … more

Golden's boosted 2021 sales tax hints at pandemic recovery

Although the COVID-19 pandemic continues, its negative impacts on Golden’s overall economic picture seem to have become an increasingly distant memory. According to city data, the city saw five of … more

Open your door to the built environment

Even a casual drive around the Denver metro area will unveil a bevy of architectural gems, with even more design secrets hiding behind doors you might not expect. But since getting an invite to house … more

Galloping again

The Golden Gallop returned for its 15th iteration with hybrid virtual and in-person participation on Sept. 18. The Gallop included a 5K, 10K and a kids fun run. This year's event saw the start and … more

Tempers run high during North Ford traffic talk

Several residents who live on or near North Ford Street in Golden expressed long-simmering frustration about what they feel are unsafely high vehicle speeds on the thoroughfare. That much was clear … more

Groovy new store in Golden

Stephanie O’Rourke has always felt like she was born in the wrong generation. “I just feel like the music is better and the fashion is better from the 60s and 70s,” she said. “And it seems … more

Motorcyclist dead after collision with semi on US 40

A motorcyclist is dead following a collision with a semi on Highway 40 between I-70 and Heritage Road. According to Sgt. Denise Mehnert, officers who responded to the scene earlier this afternoon … more

A Golden gateway opens up

When the Gateway section of the Peak to Plains trail officially opened on Aug. 25, the Jeffco commissioners put a unique twist on the typical celebratory gesture: they cut a cable rather than a … more

A family story ‘Before You Go’

Families are not always easy, even under the best of circumstances. So, when a family of three adult siblings gathers at the home of their dying mother, it’s a safe bet it will be a fraught … more

A goal to build 100 affordable housing units by 2026

With the average Golden home price closing in on $800,000 after increasing nearly 23.9% over the past year according to Zillow, Golden’s housing affordability crisis is showing no signs of slowing. … more

Bugs, bones and brains: New Golden shop aims to be a mecca for the curious

While Golden has plenty of interesting shops, those looking for fossilized dinosaur poop, a piece of Independence Hall or 48-million-year-old mosquitos would likely have needed to look elsewhere. … more

What's new at Golden middle schools? Science rooms, a music room garage door and more

The students returning to classrooms at Golden’s Bell Middle School and the Manning School of Academics & Arts on Aug. 17 and 18 had plenty to be excited about. For one, it was the first time … more

It’s official: Golden votes on rec marijuana sales, lodging tax in fall

When Golden voters receive their ballots this fall, they will be asked to weigh in on whether to bring recreational marijuana sales and a new lodging tax to Golden. That’s because the Golden City … more
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