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Quiet Desperation

Something rings true about conversation without phones

I had lunch with Mark, a good friend, someone I have known for 30 years, an important Colorado artist, and the wittiest man this side of New Smyrna. We met at a Littleton restaurant and reminisced …
Guest column

Finding common ground on issues of mental health

Put six Republicans and three Democrats on the same Denver stage, and you might not expect them to agree on anything. When it comes to improving mental health care, however, you can find common …
Quiet Desperation

Looking for things that will keep? Keep looking

When I was 18-19, I thought I wanted a career in hand-drawn illustration, and my goal was album covers. Glad I didn’t. Hand-drawn illustrations are mostly gone, and so are (long playing) album …
Quiet Desperation

If you’re not watching for dog food falling from the sky, you should be

Heads-up. Your dog food might be on its way down. Amazon (our new neighbors?) just received a patent for packages with inflatable air bags. Amazon wants to make deliveries by drone from as high as 25 …

Column by Ann Macari Healey

Family story is face-off of fear and faith

This is the girls’ story. That’s what doctors told Kendal and Tyler Conley as they worried and prayed and waited for their twin babies, fighting a rare medical condition, to be born. This is a …
Letters to the Editor

Letter to the editor: Vote Barrett for SSPR board

Vote Barrett for SSPR board I have known Pete Barrett for almost 30 years. Pete is an outstanding individual who is and has been a strong supporter of the district. We have worked together on many …

Letter to the editor: Blosten the right choice

Blosten the right choice We are truly fortunate in having Charlie Blosten running for the board of directors of South Suburban. Knowing him for over 30 years as the director of public works for the …

Letter to the editor: Pick Blosten for board

Pick Blosten for board Charlie Blosten is a candidate for the May 8 South Suburban Parks and Recreation District’s Board of Directors election, and we wholeheartedly endorse him because we believe …
opinion

Letter to the Editor: So thankful for STEM story

Thank you for Christy Steadman’s excellent article about girls (and women) in STEM courses and careers in last week’s issue. The American Association of University Women’s (AAUW) 2010 …

Letter to the editor: Vote Barrett for SSPR board

Vote Barrett for SSPR board It is with great honor that I endorse Pete Barrett, my friend and colleague for the past 30 years, as he runs for a South Suburban Board of Directors position. Pete and I …
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