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Englewood to hold variety of events through end of year

Englewood residents have gathered throughout this summer at the city's “SunSET Summer” concert series near city hall and the Englewood light rail station. And even though summer is winding down, … more

Englewood chief led with eye toward 'community policing' — an exit interview

An exclusive CCM interview with Englewood Police Chief John Collins, stepping down this week after spending nearly all of his 45-year career in law enforcement in the city. more

Englewood appoints new police chief

Englewood Police Chief John Collins has announced his retirement from the force after 43 years of service, making way for Sam Watson, the city’s deputy police chief, to take over beginning Aug. … more

Englewood's E. coli warning came after earlier violations of water policy

The City of Englewood received notice of a violation of water regulations from the Colorado public-health department in late July, just a week before the city had to warn residents to boil water to … more

Englewood lifts E. Coli water warning; says residents should flush faucets, appliances

Englewood has lifted the boil-water advisory it had issued in response to a positive E. coli test earlier in the week, the city announced just before noon on Aug. 6. more

Many Englewood residents told to boil water after positive E. coli test

Many Englewood residents need to boil water before using it to avoid potential E. coli infection, the city announced on the afternoon of Aug. 4. The city issued a boil water advisory for … more

Ex-Englewood councilman's racoon encounter causes stir

A former Englewood city councilmember injured and killed a raccoon after the animal attacked his dog, according to his account of the incident that left one nearby resident concerned enough to call … more

Political map tour to redraw congressional districts comes to Englewood

Some south-metro residents argued against splitting Englewood into two state Senate districts — and asked not to separate part of Englewood from Sheridan — during an open meeting where members of … more

Englewood recognized for efforts on police reform, COVID, flood readiness

A civic-minded nonprofit has recognized Englewood as a finalist for an award that spotlights cities around the nation for how well they address challenges in their communities. “The All-America … more

Randy Penn memorial scheduled at Englewood High School

After Englewood’s school board changed the name of the school district’s athletic stadium last year in honor of Randy Penn — a longtime Englewood athletic coach, teacher and former mayor who … more

Englewood music instructor has unlocked potential for decades

One story that sticks out to longtime music teacher Marcie Dlin is when a young boy, Mitchell, doubted his ability to sing. Dlin, a theater instructor, had written a song for Mitchell’s character. … more

Volunteers paint home of longtime instructor in Englewood

Longtime Englewood resident Marcie Dlin lives in a home adorned with photos of children, her former students over years of teaching piano, vocals and theater. But when the pandemic cut half of her … more

Englewood fireworks show moved to July 3

As the pandemic’s effects in Colorado promise to continue into the summer, the City of Englewood is moving forward with plans to hold a Fourth of July fireworks show where an estimated 20,000-plus … more

Englewood thrift shop in need of help after burglary

An Englewood thrift store that has become a safe haven for people in need found itself on hard luck after a burglary caused hundreds of dollars in damage to the shop. In the early morning April 26, … more

For homeless people, the streets, and the laws, are often gray areas

To Englewood police Sgt. Tracy Jones, the homeless situation on the city’s central streets is a row of stops — the light-rail station, the library, the Englewood Trolley bus route, the Walmart, … more

‘In general, things in life happen’

The loss of an apartment and a blow to the knee took a former boxer from federally subsidized housing in Englewood to living in a tent on the South Platte River. “I’ve been stuck at a … more

Homelessness in Englewood: No place to call home

During a cleanup along the South Platte River in January, Englewood police counted 21 campsites with about 30 people living on its east banks. Some 25 truckloads of trash, human waste, syringes and … more

Long road to change ends in hope

At one point, Adam Becker was leaving his belongings under a large rock in the woods in Estes Park, walking to work, washing up in the bathroom, walking into the kitchen to wash dishes and never … more

To get a job, you need ID and an address

One of the keys to escaping homelessness — getting a job — isn’t as easy as it might sound, said Adam Becker, a 33-year-old formerly homeless Denver resident. As he discovered, the steps to … more
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