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Saralyn Ward gives a presentation on her start-up Mama Saga, a blog and video series to help empower mothers through crowdsourcing.

Local business start-ups compete for winning prize money

Under the bright lights in the theater at the University of Colorado, South Denver campus in Lone Tree Oct. 14, three students from ThunderRidge High School in Highlands Ranch stepped into the …

Looking at hotel demand in Centennial

How many new hotels could be built in Centennial depends on a mixed bag of factors. Centennial has 12 commercial lodging locations — hotels or similar businesses — according to a May city staff …
Audrey Paulus, 53, holds onto Michael Shepherd, 50, as he pulls into the parking lot Oct. 13 at Piper Inn at 2251 S. Parker Road in the Denver area.  About two dozen bikers participated on a charity poker run in the south Denver metro area that day to benefit the victims of the July 24 flooding in Englewood.

Riding for Englewood flood victims

Sometimes, community is dressed in black and barreling down a highway. About two dozen motorcycle riders — along with a few in cars — participated in a charity poker run in the south Denver metro …

Denver man sentenced to 16 years for injuring Douglas County deputy

A Denver man who injured a Douglas County Sheriff deputy after ramming his car in an attempt to evade arrest was sentenced to 16 years in prison Oct. 12, according to a press release from the 18th Judicial District.

Dr. Bashar Shala, co-founder of the Memphis Islamic Center in Memphis, Tennessee, and Dr. Steven Stone, senior pastor of Heartstrong Church, also in Memphis, speak to New Hope Presbyterian Church in Castle Rock. Their message is about understanding the two faiths and building friendships across them.

Nationally recognized Muslim, Christian leaders come to Castle Rock

At the back of a banquet hall in New Hope Presbyterian Church beneath an illuminated stained-glass window, Dr. Bashar A. Shala brought his hands together in prayer, looked to the ceiling, spoke …
Education
Heritage High's Class of 2014 caps off its graduation ceremony on May 22, 2014 at the Littleton Public Schools Stadium.

LPS ballot measure: 'This is our chance to leave a legacy'

Littleton Public Schools officials are asking voters to approve a nearly $300 million bond they say will help them better prepare students for life after school and begin replacing the district's …

Gubernatorial candidates talk education

School funding, achievement gaps, tax breaks and educating a diverse group of students were all topics Colorado gubernatorial candidates Jared Polis and Walker Stapleton weighed in on Sept. 24 when …

LPS scores high on state tests, as usual

Standardized test scores at Littleton Public Schools were well above the state average again in 2018, but still below where district officials would like them to be. Littleton's scores on the …
Littleton Public Schools superintendent Brian Ewert listens to a presentation on a proposed bond measure at the Aug. 23 Board of Education meeting. The $298 million bond, if approved, would pay to replace several LPS buildings, among other projects.

LPS asking voters to OK bond for new buildings

Littleton Public Schools will ask voters to approve a nearly $300 million bond in November, aiming to begin a long-term effort to rebuild a district whose buildings date back to the baby boom. The …

Doyle

ACC president earns excellence award

Arapahoe Community College President Diana Doyle has been selected as the recipient of the 2018 NASPA IV-West Presidential Excellence Award. Doyle, who has served as president of ACC since April …
Business

Realtor association set to move in fall 2019

The South Metro Denver Realtor Association will move to a new headquarters in fall 2019. The new building at 6436 S. Racine Circle in Centennial will have 29,151 finished square feet with a warehouse …
Each of the Haunted Mansion’s 36 rooms is outfitted like a full theatrical set.

Reinke Bros. haunted house reopens in downtown Littleton

Get ready to scream: After a three-year hiatus, downtown Littleton’s famous Reinke Bros. haunted house is back. The Haunted Mansion was a casualty of the 2014 hailstorm that closed the vaunted …
The outside of Innovation Pavilion’s headquarters at 9200 E. Mineral Ave. in Centennial Sept. 20. The company offers meeting, desk and office areas geared toward startups.

Future uncertain for Innovation Pavilion in Centennial

After shedding two CEOs in the span of about three months, Innovation Pavilion, a co-working campus geared toward startups and entrepreneurs, may move out of its headquarters in the wake of sexual …

In Their Business

Consignment store opens A Denver entrepreneur, mother and philanthropist has come out of retirement to open a women’s consignment store in Centennial. Jonna Tellinghuisen, 52, opened The Style …

One of several car dealerships that line East Arapahoe Road in central Centennial, July 5.

Results of dealerships petition due next month

A petition to stop a move by the Centennial City Council to allow for new car dealerships on East Arapahoe Road in the central part of town was due by Sept. 17, and the city will likely announce in …
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