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Remembering Dave Palm

For Dave Palm, few things were more important than community. The former Arvada city council and mayoral candidate often favorably likened his hometown to Mayberry, the idyllic setting of `The Andy Griffith Show,' and dedicated much of his life to preserving his vision of Arvada's history, tradition and small-town feel. Palm died from COVID-19 complications on Sunday, Dec. 5 at the age of 70. more

The Rising Church in Olde Town Arvada restoring stained glass after vandalism

Work to repair stained glass windows at The Rising Church in Arvada is underway. The process of removing the windows from their sills began on Dec. 8 and the repair work is expected to take two to three months, according to The Rising Pastor Stephen Byers. more

A happy start to a happy Hanukkah in Arvada

The sight of senseless death and sadness back in June of this year, was also the sight of light, faith and renewed hope on Nov. 28, thanks to the annual lighting of the menorah to mark the start of Hanukkah in Arvada. more

New documents shed light on Olde Town Arvada shooter’s motive

New letters released by the Arvada Police Department on Nov. 23 shed light on Olde Town Arvada shooter Ronald Troyke’s motive in leadup to the June 21, 2021 shooting. The letters, which … more

Return of the ‘Elf’ on the Arvada Center’s shelf

So much of the holidays are about comfort and familiarity, which is one of the many reasons why people love hearing the same stories every year. But just because you might know the story doesn’t … more

Arvada Councilmember Nancy Ford rides off into the sunset

As former District 1 Councilmember Nancy Ford moves on from the Arvada City Council, a new frontier awaits; Saratoga, Wyoming, a town of less than 2,000 residents nestled along the Platte River. Ford … more

CHSAA releases state 5A softball brackets

The Colorado High School Activities Association released the state 5A softball brackets Oct. 18. Chatfield drew the No. 8 seed and faces Grand Junction Central at 10 a.m. Friday, Oct. 22, at … 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

Election 2021: Arvada City Council candidate profiles

The City of Arvada will hold a municipal election on Nov. 2. In Arvada, municipal elections are held on the first Tuesday in November in odd-numbered years.  All municipal elections for elected … more

Something to crow about at Arvada's scarecrow fest

The 25th annual Festival of Scarecrows was held in Olde Town Square on Oct. 9, ringing in the fall with a host of autumnal activities including costume parades, pumpkin and zucchini weighing … more

Bulldogs move to regional softball round

AURORA -- Arvada High School drew the 24th seed and will play at Montezuma Cortez High School in the class 3A, Region 2 softball tournament at 10 a.m. Saturday, Oct. 16. Lamar and Holyoke high … more

Denver-area arts programs offer path to 'shared experience'

Seemingly ever-rising levels of political polarization — particularly amid issues of the coronavirus pandemic — may be wearing on Coloradans, but one place where all of that can melt away is at … more

Arvada Press

Say ‘I Do’ to the return of musical theater

Throughout the bulk of the pandemic, many of us have really buried ourselves in nostalgia to find some escape. And for a lot of us, there are few things more comforting than a good love story. Add in … more

Fashion and the arts combine at Factory Five Five

One of the many things people learned during the heart of the COVID-19 pandemic is the importance of the arts. So many turned to them, regardless of the medium or mode, for a sense of relief or a … more

Severe weather in August

The calendar said it was Aug. 19. Mother Nature didn't particularly notice. A round of severe weather rumbled through parts of Denver and its suburbs in the midafternoon. It prompted tornado … more

Immerse yourself in Lumonics’ lights and sounds

Great artists aren’t exactly well known for staying in the same place for long. That certainly was the case for Dorothy and Mel Tanner, the former of whom had a background in sculpture and the … more

50 Ways to Leave Your Boredom Behind in Denver

Most people in the metro area are at least a little familiar with historic sites like the Molly Brown House and the Brown Palace. But there’s undoubtedly some who will not recognize the Gonzalez … more
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