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Littleton schools set reopening plan amid doubts, fears

Littleton Public Schools is moving ahead with plans to resume in-person classes at the end of August, though numerous teachers pleaded with the school board to reconsider. While current plans call … more

Surviving a pandemic as a new business

After working in marketing and sales for nearly 20 years, Molly Thorne grew restless and knew she wanted to do something that made people feel good. She always had a dream in the back of her mind to … more

Challenges abound as Littleton Public Schools works to reopen classrooms

Littleton Public Schools is planning on resuming in-person learning on schedule this fall, but there are a lot of kinks to work out amid the COVID-19 pandemic, and officials say situations could … more

No evidence of violent protests coming to Littleton, police chief says

Littleton Police say there is no evidence to support social media rumors of violent protests coming to Littleton. more

'Every day is Memorial Day for me'

On a mountainside in Afghanistan in 2005, Heritage High School graduate and Navy SEAL Danny Dietz gave his life for his country.Nearly 15 years later, his father, Danny Dietz Sr., spent Memorial Day … more

Littleton's Main Street gears up for al fresco evenings

Littleton’s slate of summer festivals may have been canceled this year to contain the spread of COVID-19, but there could still be fun downtown events on the horizon. more

South Dakota hotelier received 3 Littleton city grants, records show

Out of 60 business recovery grants that the City of Littleton gave in early May to business owners affected by the COVID-19 shutdowns, three went to a South Dakota-based company that owns three chain … more

Keep your fingers crossed and your eyes open

We will assume, optimistically, that summer drama classes and performances for kids will happen, because registration has been ongoing. Some organizations are not on a regular track due to the … more

Future murky for Littleton immigrant center

For years, the Littleton Immigrant Resources Center has helped legal immigrants learn English, find jobs and become American citizens. Now, amid an unprecedented economic crisis that stands to … more

Director of Littleton assisted living facility to step down

The executive director of Littleton's Libby Bortz Assisted Living home will step down, weeks after an outbreak of COVID-19 killed at least five residents and left several other residents and staff … more

Littleton approves grants for small businesses

The City of Littleton will offer grants of up to $2,500 to small businesses impacted by the COVID-19 shutdowns, the city council decided on April 21. The council voted unanimously to allocate … more

Summer events: postponed or fate unknown

It's shaping up to be a quiet summer in Littleton. With efforts to contain COVID-19 expected to continue for months to come, Littleton's summer festivals and events are largely postponed, canceled or … more

Littleton Police case load falls; burglaries, car thefts rise

Littleton Police are filing far fewer case reports than normal for this time of year, but the number of reported burglaries and car thefts are up. Littleton Police took 460 case reports between March … more

City of Littleton furloughs 58 employees

The City of Littleton will furlough 58 employees through late June, part of efforts to curtail the city budget as tax revenue declines during the COVID-19 pandemic. The furloughs will come from … more

Goddard Middle School's missile leaves for new home

After more than half a century, Goddard Middle School's old missile has lifted off. A crew lifted the 41-foot-tall Nike Hercules missile from its footing in front of the west Littleton school on … more

Littleton business owners plead for help as city weighs grant program

Littleton city officials are hashing out plans to provide grants to struggling small businesses in coming weeks, but some business owners say the money can't come soon enough. City council discussed … more

Showing off their masks

Laura Fusco, of Littleton, said her family is proud to be able to take care of their community by staying home and wearing their masks when they take walks in the neighborhood. "This is a great … more

Museum exhibit awaits end of shutdown order

Works by two famous American artists, Winslow Homer and Frederic Remington, are presently exhibited at the Denver Art Museum through June 7. The two were contemporaries and famous in their day, but … more

At least four dead of COVID-19 at Littleton's Libby Bortz Assisted Living

At least four residents have died of COVID-19 at Littleton's Libby Bortz Assisted Living home, according to the Tri-County Health Department. Another resident from the facility died before a test … more

With stay-at-home in full swing, Littleton's downtown a ghost town

It's rush hour on Main Street in downtown Littleton. Stoplights cycle over an empty street. A handful of dog-walkers stroll past shuttered stores. Nearby, empty light rail trains coming south from … more
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