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Donations to food bank flat as needs climb

The shelves are starting to look a little thin at one of the south metro area's biggest food banks. Donations are flat at Integrated Family Community Services — formerly called Interfaith — while …
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CCIG moves into new office CCIG has moved into its new headquarters after a top-to-bottom renovation designed to create a modern, highly collaborative work environment featuring state-of-the-art …
Thirty-five people from 21 countries became American citizens Sept. 6 at a naturalization ceremony held at Four Mile Historic Park.

New Americans clear citizenship hurdle

For Beate Wake, 52, becoming a U.S. citizen means having a stronger voice. “I don’t feel left out anymore, I feel like part of the group now,” said Wake, who is from Germany and has lived in …
Matt Hanagan, left, an investigator with the 18th Judicial District Attorney's Office, received the 2019 Mike Bell Award as Investigator of the Year by the Colorado District Attorneys Council. DA George Brauchler, right, nominated Hanagan for the honor.

18th Judicial District investigator honored

An investigator from the 18th Judicial District Attorney's Office has been honored by the Colorado District Attorneys Council, according to a news release. Matt Hanagan received the 2019 Mike Bell …
Colorado School of Mines engineering students work on an adaptive equipment design for recreational outings during a River Deep Foundation outing at Valhalla Hunt Club in Bennett.

Quality of Life Plus joins River Deep Alliance

The River Deep Foundation has joined forces with Quality of Life Plus, an organization that challenges university students to create novel solutions to improve the lives of injured veterans, first …

The American flag hangs high over 2,500 firefighters and residents at the Colorado Memorial Stair Climb.

9/11 remembered at Colorado Memorial Stair Climb

When the terrorist attacks at the World Trade Center in New York happened on September 11, 2001, West Metro Fire firefighter Brad Harmon was sitting in a classroom for paramedics school. He was sent …
Education

Englewood Schools wants Colorado's Finest removed from rankings

After ratings from the Colorado Department of Education revealed disappointing results for Englewood Schools, the district is looking to remove Colorado's Finest High School of Choice, an alternative …
Colorado Skies Academy, an aerospace-focused middle school, is open for classes. The location shown is a temporary grounds for the school while its building continues to be finished at the same address, 13015 Wings Way, Englewood, CO 80112. Despite its location far from Englewood, it carries an Englewood mailing address because the area is unincorporated Arapahoe County, meaning it's not within a city or town. The large gray building is the Boeing Blue Sky Aviation Gallery, which opened in July 2018.

Aerospace middle school Colorado Skies Academy opens at Centennial Airport

The awkward middle school years got an exciting boost for many students last week when Colorado Skies Academy opened at Centennial Airport. “It was very exciting the see students actively engaged …
(From left) Fourth-graders Bridgette Muentes, Alexandra Brown and Emma Harahap spend time together at Charles Hay World School on Aug. 22. Results from the Colorado Measures of Academic Success standardized tests were recently released. Statewide, 34.7 percent of students in grades third through eighth met or exceed expectations in math.

State test results are in for Englewood Schools

Standardized test score results from the Colorado Department of Education are in, and now Englewood Schools has data to better understand student success. While some schools are celebrating success …
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Reporter Stories: First Day of School at STEM, last day for our reporter

We talk with our Douglas County School District reporter Alex DeWind on her last day about covering the first day of school at Highlands Ranch's STEM School.

Cherrelyn Elementary Principal Rebecca Orsund welcomes school students, families and community members to the new school building on Aug. 9. She spoke about how generations of Englewood families have attended the school.

Kicking off the school year with a new Cherrelyn Elementary

Cherrelyn Elementary School students, family members and community members received a tour of the new elementary school building on Aug. 9. The K-6 school comprises more than 40,000 square feet and …
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Brewery wins medals Lone Tree Brewing Co. earned the Heavy Medal gold honor after winning seven medals at the Colorado State Fair Craft Beer Competition, the most of any brewery. Lone Tree Brewing …

Credit union is drafting donors for Kickoff for Kids

Canvas Credit Union is teaming up with its members to create a defensive line against childhood illness during the annual Kickoff for Kids fundraiser. The donation draft takes place in all Canvas …

Realtor association moves to new headquarters

Nearly a year after it was announced, the South Metro Denver Realtor Association is officially ready to move to its new headquarters. The association will close for the move Thursday and Friday, Aug. …

Bicycle sale to raise money for Santa shop

The nonprofit Denver Santa Claus Shop is selling more than 100 brand new, three-speed cruiser bikes to help raise money to provide children with toys during the holidays. All the bikes came from a …

Pictured are Son Nguyen, Chi Nguyen, Ryan Anderson, Alysia Davey and Kris Nguyen. All of the family members work at Zomo's.

Zomo Vietnamese-American food comes with family ties

It's a family affair when you walk through Zomo, the Englewood restaurant of Alysia Davey and her fiancé, Ryan Anderson. Greeting you at the door may be Davey's mother, Kris Nguyen, who handles the …
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