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Business profile: Honey Pig Cafe in Lone Tree is taste of real China

Honey Pig Cafe, an unassuming new restaurant with big plans, quietly debuted over the summer in Lone Tree. “We just wanted to get the doors open as soon as possible,” James Choi, director of operations for One Concept Restaurant Group, told Colorado Community Media. “Just to get the interest out there to the locals so…

An ax-cellent year: Parker ax-throwing business sticks its first anniversary

A night out with the neighbors put entrepreneur Jesse Thrash on the path to small business ownership.  “When I first went, I wasn’t good,” Thrash said of his inaugural ax-throwing experience in January 2022. “But I knew it was a good idea.” Thrash was intrigued by the thought of starting an ax-throwing business in Douglas…


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Column: A Seussical musical at Lakewood Culture Center

It may not be a “proper” word, but when someone describes something as Seussian, you basically know what it means. Dr. Seuss is famous the world over for the fantastical and surreal worlds he created and populated with characters like The Cat in the Hat, Horton the Elephant and The Lorax. 

Column: Making ’Beautiful’ music at the Arvada Center

For those who are unfamiliar, a jukebox musical is a show that features tunes most audiences are familiar with. And that kind of show is practically made for “Beautiful,” the story of singer, songwriter and all-around legend Carole King. 

Column: Benchmark Theatre explores gun rights

The issue of gun rights is one that almost everyone has an opinion about and has the rare distinction of being one that is literally costing lives as more and more time goes on.  All of this makes …


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From the Editor: Weight of healthcare

Over the years, the women in our family have often joked about being cursed as soon as we reach adulthood.…

Column: What’s up, world?

On a recent flight from Houston, Texas to Newark, New Jersey, I had a seatmate that had a very interesting…


Commissioners cause dismay

The three-member board of Douglas county commissioners once again is in the news over infighting between themselves. It is embarrassing…

Commissioners’ foolishness

The county commissioners’ office and role is to be “responsible under state statute for the health, safety, and welfare of…

Stop cut-through traffic

Pertaining to the Sept. 14 article in the Highlands Ranch Herald that gave detailed information about the ongoing construction at…

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