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Norton
Winning Words

Patience and diligence as we find missing pieces of puzzle

Have you ever put together a jigsaw puzzle? If you have, you know exactly what it feels like to be working through it and then finally finding that one piece of the puzzle that had haunted you for …
Newell

Living the coronavirus chaos one moment at a time

Well, strap in, it’s gonna be a bumpy ride. Some people may feel irritated as their news feeds have been bombarded by the coronavirus, but the emotional roller coaster we’re on is real. Who would …
Craig Marshall Smith
Quiet Desperation

When life gives you moisture, make the moist of it

Headline: “Celebrity swears by moisturizer.” Tell me: Who swears by a moisturizer? What exactly is a moisturizer? Is here a man alive who can say the word “moisturizer” with a straight face? …
Patricia Kummer
Financial Strategies

Let’s take a look at the ‘wall of worry’

The first quarter is not off to a good start for many investors. It feels like we hit the perfect storm of coronavirus (CoV), political campaigns and the general aging of the business cycle all at …

Our View

The Independent stands by our reporting

At the March 3 Littleton City Council meeting, Councilmember Carol Fey accused the Independent of misreporting her words in an article following a January meeting on refugee resettlement. Fey claimed …
Letters to the Editor

Letter to the editor: Editorial got it right

Editorial got it right Thank you for the March 15 online editorial standing by your reporting about Littleton Councilmember Carol Fey. It is a strong editorial solidly backed by her actual words …

Letters to the editor: Councilmember Fey's comments at March meeting

How about an apology? We are distressed by Councilwoman Carol Fey’s reiterated justification for her vote cast on Jan. 7 against allowing refugees to continue settling in Littleton as well …

Letter to the editor: A growing problem

A growing problem According to a recent article in Colorado Politics, Colorado leads the nation in the percentage of unelected legislators. For many of us living in Littleton, both our state …

Letter to the editor: Support teachers

Support teachers I am a resident of Englewood and a Littleton Public Schools (LPS) high school social studies teacher. With almost three decades of experience in LPS, I have experienced shrinking …

Letter to the editor: A strong law

A strong law On Feb. 3, several Colorado Republicans introduced a bill that seeks to repeal Colorado’s Extreme Risk Protection Order (ERPO or “red flag”) law. The move likely stems from …
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