Windermere probably won't face sprinkler requirement

A Winderemere apartment tower will likely not be required to install a sprinkler system as part of repairs after a deadly fire, city officials said. The apartment tower at 5829 S. Datura St. in …
Suspect shot near Swedish Medical Center in Englewood
One suspect was shot by police and taken to an area hospital, and a second suspect was taken into custody after Englewood police responded to a parking garage near Swedish Medical Center the morning …

City socked into second place

Littleton is used to taking first place, but the city came in a close second in this year's Sock It To Em campaign, an annual month-long effort to collect socks for the homeless. Littleton collected …

Here’s hoping 2019 is a good year in Littleton

We asked some local officials what they hope 2019 brings. Here’s what they had to say: Debbie Brinkman, mayor of Littleton 2019 will be my last year on council, and probably my final time being …

Columbine Square could see hundreds of apartments

Columbine Square's owners have offered the first glimpse at their plans for the long-empty parcel in west Littleton, but they're staying mum on the details. The site's owners would like to build more …

My Name Is... Sandra Elvenholl

‘Fancy dog trainer’ Bascially I’m a fancy dog trainer. I got started by training my own dog on an agility course in my front yard. People would walk by and be amazed at how well-behaved my dog …

News

Council rejects regulations on short-term rentals

Short-term home rentals will remain unregulated in Littleton for the foreseeable future, after city council rejected a labored-over regulatory ordinance in a split vote on Jan. 15. Council voted 4-3 …

Life

My Name Is ... Monica Fuglei

Reading and writing I teach a broad range of classes: creative writing, literature, and composition. My favorites are what we call learning communities — that's a composition course plus a content …

Sports

On Campus: Centennial, Littleton, Englewood

Arapahoe • Senior Grace Cadorette scored 17 points to help the girls basketball team post an 88-54 win over Overland on Jan. 9. The team evened its Centennial League record at 2-2 with an 89-30 …

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MIchael Norton
Winning Words

Early accelerated success leads to continued success

“A job begun is a job half done” — what a great quote, or proverb. I also like the one where it reads, “A job well begun is worth two half done.” What I am getting at here is that as I have …
Craig Marshall Smith
Quiet Desperation

A handwritten letter can speak volumes

Once a week, I go fishing. I throw a few lines out, and I never know what I am going to catch. I received an extraordinary, handwritten, four-page letter (with enclosures) from a reader named Janet …
Patricia Kummer
Financial Strategies

Your ‘red zone’ may impact your portfolio

Broncos fans are still mourning the season but the Super Bowl will happen, nonetheless. Whether you are focused on the plays, commercials or the inevitable party, I can’t help but tie in a few …
Newell

In 2019, I resolve not to change my Self

At this time of new year’s resolutions, many of us are pressing a refresh button questioning what we need to change or improve in our lives to be better human beings. Should I recommit to more …
Michael Norton
Winning Words

Critical thinking — or just thinking critically

Just the other day someone has asked me if I had any materials, courses, or ideas that would support a classroom lesson on critical thinking. With more than a handful of books sitting on my shelf and …
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