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Parade punctuates event

Littleton's 88th Western Welcome Week concluded with the Grand Parade, with thousands of people lining Littleton Boulevard and Main Street to watch. The Aug. 20 parade had about 120 entries, coming from as far away as Pueblo. They included high …
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Families on the fast track

About 40,000 people in the world are licensed to compete in drag racing, and for many of them, racing is a family tradition. The modern sport was established in 1951 and was designed for adult drivers. But the National Hot Rod Association looked …
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Littleton Adventist trains for disaster

At 9:33 a.m., the incident response team at Littleton Adventist Hospital got the word: seven patients were en route from Denver International Airport. Less than 15 minutes later, a Colorado Army National Guard UH-60 Blackhawk helicopter touched …
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    • Revisions submitted for Tuck Property plan

      Despite revisions to the plan, Columbine Valley residents are continuing to oppose a plan to build 105 homes on a piece of farmland in the town. The 105-acre property, known as both the Tuck Property and Wild Plum Farm, has been under contract to …

    • Littleton woman shares secret of living to 105

      Louise Donner has a secret for longevity. “Take up a sport and play all you can,” she says. Donner, or Mimi, as her neighbors call her, was joined on her 105th birthday on Aug. 19 by dozens of neighbors, who stood in the rain in her …

    • School back in session at Runyon

      After holding classes in a temporary space for a year, Damon Runyon Elementary School in Littleton was ready for the first day of school on Aug. 18. “Everyone is excited about being in a school that is ready for 21st-century learners,” …

    • Weather doesn't dampen dance

      The rumble of thunder and the pounding of rain on the tent had little impact on the lighthearted atmosphere of the spectators and participants gathered Aug. 16 for the RiverPointe Swing Dance. The huge white tent set up adjacent to RiverPointe …

    • My name is...Aaron Varcasio

      About me I grew up in New York, but I moved to Colorado six years ago and became a Crossfit coach. I coach at and manage a gym in Littleton. I wanted something different, and I'd traveled to Colorado a few times and had friends out here. One …

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