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Girl Scouts earn highest award in organization  The Denver Channel

Twelve Girl Scouts from across the state have earned the highest honor in Girl Scouting.



HOLIDAY HAPPENINGS 11-29-18  The Villager

Denver Center Theatre A Christmas Carol Nov. 21-Dec. 24. A Christmas Carol by Charles Dickens. Tickets start at $30. Call 303-893-4100. Santa Claus at ...



HOLIDAY HAPPENINGS 11-22-18  The Villager

Denver Center Theatre – A Christmas Carol Nov. 21-Dec. 24. A Christmas Carol by Charles Dickens. Tickets start at $30. Call 303-893-4100. Thanksgiving and ...



'We are Creek': Achievement, diversity mark Cherry Creek High graduation  Centennial Citizen

A Spanish-speaking student who worked 30 hours a week to enable himself to attend college. A DACA — or undocumented — student who thanked her parents ...



Griffin Jax brings patriotism with his pitching in Arizona Fall League  AZCentral

Some youngsters dream of playing professional baseball. Some dream of becoming a fighter pilot. Griffin Jax is in position to fulfill both lifelong dreams.



Cherry Creek girls capture tennis crown  Centennial Citizen

Tennis is in the blood of Cherry Creek's freshman twin sisters Eliza and Nicole Hill. It's something natural for them because the family has played and watched a ...



Cherry Creek wins state girls golf title  Centennial Citizen

Coach Randy Smith spent a lot of time for two days watching the persistence of his Cherry Creek girls golf team. The Bruins, three strokes back of Regis Jesuit ...



Teachers in Cherry Creek High School feeder area kick off school year together  The Villager

A panel of Cherry Creek High School students shared educational experiences – both positive and negative – with teachers from across the CCHS feeder area.



Another Cherry Creek elementary school sex assault goes unreported  FOX 31 Denver

AURORA, Colo. -- A growing chorus of Cherry Creek Schools parents, upset about the way the district deals with allegations of sexual assault, are calling for ...



Arapahoe High School community grieves after students die by suicide  Englewood Herald

Arapahoe High School staff, parents and students grieved together after two students died by suicide three days apart, Littleton Public Schools officials said.



Creek girls second, Heritage boys third at state  Littleton Independent

Cherry Creek cross country coach Ethan Dusto knew his team had a good chance to finish second in the state cross country meet Oct. 27 at the Penrose Event ...



Colorado high school lacrosse update: Rematch of 5A title lives up to billing, scoring leaders and girls team to watch  The Denver Post

It's still early in the 2018 Colorado high school lacrosse season, but as teams approach conference play, here are three items to know: Regis Jesuit outlasts ...



Colorado high school football scoreboard: Week 4  The Denver Post

Results from Week 4 of prep football action across Colorado.



Local coach plans 7-court Englewood tennis center  BusinessDen

A former Kent Denver and Cherry Creek High School tennis coach has a $6 million indoor tennis facility in the works. Randy Ross is planning to build a ...



Colorado's Finest High School of Choice Class of 2018: What have you learned that you will carry with you for the rest of your life?  Littleton Independent

Leah Terry Not everything has to be so traditional — school, career, job, family — it doesn't have to be set in stone, and it's OK to have your own path and be ...



Colorado QB Alex Padilla commits to Iowa  The Gazette

Iowa picked up a verbal commitment from a Class of 2019 quarterback Thursday, with Alex Padilla tweeting his decision. Padilla, 6-foot-2 and 195 pounds, ...



Hali Sibilia named girls lacrosse player of year  Littleton Independent

Hali Sibilia said that while she also plays field hockey, girls lacrosse is her favorite sport. The senior was one of the top lacrosse players in the state and a team ...



Q&A with Steve Hess, of Panorama Wellness and Sports Institute  Highlands Ranch Herald

Meet Steve Hess, the chief performance operator at Panorama Wellness and Sports Institute, 1060 Plaza Drive, in Highlands Ranch. Prior to his current role, ...



Austin Wintory sees a brilliant "Light in the Void" with Colorado Symphony  The Denver Post

The Grammy-nominated composer returns to his hometown to guest-direct the Colorado Symphony in his new scientific show "A Light in the Void."



Cherry Creek Schools' Innovation Campus to open August 2019  The Villager

BY FREDA MIKLIN GOVERNMENTAL REPORTER. Innovation is the new buzz word in education, business and industry. The Cherry Creek School District ...



New funding needed to maintain excellence in Douglas County School District  Castle Rock Newspress

I am incredibly honored and privileged to serve as the new superintendent of Douglas County School District, the third largest school district in the state of ...



CCSD honors students who earned a perfect ACT/SAT score  The Villager

In 2017, the Cherry Creek High School student earned a perfect score of 36 on the ACT test, then a perfect score of 1600 on the SAT, then a second perfect ...



Douglas County School Board approves tax measures for ballot  Castle Rock Newspress

This November, Douglas County School District will get a shot at securing additional sources of funding. At a meeting on Aug. 21, six of the seven school board ...



Cherry Creek Arts Festival returns for three-day run  Castle Rock Newspress

The annual Cherry Creek Arts Festival has been growing and changing since 1991 at Cherry Creek Shopping Center, where it will fill the area on July 6, 7 and 8 ...



Demonstrating the price of education, not a bargain basement deal  The Villager

Commuting by bicycles to the “Red for Ed” teacher's walkout, leading the way Cherry Creek School District Teachers Anni Chaloupka with Jared Zents and ...



Cherry Creek High School dismissed early due to threat  kdvr.com

DENVER -- Cherry Creek High School was one of three schools in the Metro area that sent students home early Wednesday. Classes at Cherry Creek high were ...



Mill levy override puts focus on DCSD teachers  Castle Rock Newspress

Tim Ottmann, principal of Ponderosa High School in Parker, recalls why a volleyball coach of 16 years who led the team to several state championships left the ...



District explores later school start times  Castle Rock Newspress

Weight gain, alcohol and tobacco use, depression, poor academic performance. These are some of the possible consequences of lack of sleep in young people, ...



Power Five commitment recap: Aug. 4-10  247Sports

The early signing period for college football is still more than seven months away, but the 2019 recruiting cycle is already in full swing as plenty of talented ...



2014-15 ALL-USA Colorado Boys Lacrosse Team  USA TODAY High School Sports

USA TODAY High School Sports is proud to announce the American Family Insurance ALL-USA Colorado Boys Lacrosse Team. Players were selected based ...



Suspects in 2009 Centennial slaying set for trial  Centennial Citizen

Three of the four suspects in the 2009 death of a 23-year-old man in the Willow Creek neighborhood of Centennial will face trial in February, March and April, ...



Douglas County School District will be closed on April 26 as teachers rally at Capitol  Castle Rock Newspress

Neighborhood, magnet and alternative schools in the Douglas County School District will be closed April 26, as teachers participate in a rally at the state Capitol ...



Briefcase: Luxury apartments open at former CU Health Sciences Center  Denver Business Journal

Once home to starving students and cutting-edge scientists, the former CU Health Sciences Center is now a luxury apartment community. Theo Apartments, a ...



New Douglas County superintendent 'inspires people to have commitment'  Castle Rock Newspress

Thomas Tucker's grandparents, both sharecroppers in rural Arkansas, taught themselves how to read. Then they taught their children to read the Bible.



FLAIR! - Fine Arts Foundation Class of 2019 debutantes announced  The Villager

On a perfect summer Sunday, Drs. Robert Breeze and Carol Foster-Breeze opened their Cherry Hills Village home replete with greenhouse, barn (where turkeys ...



Marc Johnson, longtime Cherry Creek baseball coach, reflects on 41 years in the game  Denver Post

When Marc Johnson first showed up at Cherry Creek High School in 1971, he saw it as a school out in the country at the end of a dirt road. He had been ...



DCSD parents, school officials 'cautiously optimistic' about tax measures, which are narrowly passing  Castle Rock Newspress

Dozens of Douglas County School District staff, educators and parents at a watch party at a Lone Tree restaurant were on pins and needles watching the results ...



Pole vaulting is challenging event to master  Highlands Ranch Herald

Yes, like all sports there can be risks,” said Ellis. “The entire pole vault community works hard to make it as safe as possible for athletes. The padding has got ...



5 things to know about upcoming tennis center near Centennial  Centennial Citizen

An indoor-tennis center with a $6 million price tag is coming soon to the Dove Valley area near Centennial, boasting six courts, a retail pro shop, workout facility, ...



Find your Colorado 2018 SAT and PSAT results  Chalkbeat Colorado

This year, Colorado has a lot more comprehensive data on students who took the SAT and PSAT tests in the spring of 2018.



Neighborhood's new name: Village at Castle Pines  Castle Rock Newspress

Lilly Harmon moved with her husband, Ross, and their two children from the Cherry Creek area to the gated Castle Pines Village five years ago in search of a ...



Douglas County superintendent backs school tax measures  Castle Rock Newspress

New Douglas County School District Superintendent Thomas Tucker has formally announced his support for two tax measures to address funding needs.



Quarterback Alex Padilla Talks Oregon State Interest  247Sports

Quarterback Alex Padilla has double-digit offers in hand, but interest from Oregon State is there. Padilla gives BeaverBlitz an update.



Colorado linebacker Jonathan Van Diest suffers torn ACL in practice  Ralphie Report

Colorado Buffaloes freshman linebacker Jon Van Diest suffered a torn ACL in practice this week, per a report by BuffStampede reporter Adam Munsterteiger.



Cherry Creek boys lacrosse defeats Kent Denver in OT thriller  The Denver Post

CHERRY HILLS VILLAGE — So much for planning ahead. One of Colorado's best high school rivalries in any sport went to sudden-death overtime Friday and ...



“Power Week” at CCHS raises funds for Gabby Krause Foundation  The Villager

BY SCOTTIE TAYLOR IVERSON STAFF WRITER. For the second year in a row, Cherry Creek High School (CCHS) has raised funds during its “Power Week” ...



41st Annual Children's Hospital Colorado Gala is smashing success  The Villager

Throngs of attendees enjoyed Salt-N-Pepa, Grammy Award winning first ever female rap crew. Photo by Jensen Sutta Photography ...



Former Valor football coach excited about his new job  Castle Rock Newspress

Rod Sherman is excited about the upcoming high school football season. I know because he used the word “excited” several times in a brief conversation. Yes ...



Find your 2017 PARCC scores Colorado in our database  Chalkbeat Colorado

In this searchable database, you can find your Colorado PARCC scores for the 2017 tests. These results are from PARCC testing in Colorado. The scores from ...



A debutante's evening of joy, music & celebration  The Villager

Dec. 22 marked the 62nd annual Denver Debutante Ball with 27 debutantes presenting one of Denver's most anticipated and celebrated winter holiday balls.



Former CSU, Olympic swimmer Amy Van Dyken to be featured on HBO special  The Denver Post

Denver native Amy Van Dyken's life after an ATV crash that left her paralyzed from the waist down in 2014 will be documented in an HBO special that airs ...



Bishop announces run for Cherry Hills Village City Council  The Villager

Zach Bishop is running for Cherry Hills Village City Council because he wants to improve accountability to constituents in local government. Bishop is an ...



School board to consider ballot questions to boost funding  Castle Rock Newspress

Built in 1962, Douglas County High School needs more than $17 million worth of capital repairs, according to Principal Tony Kappas. The original plumping ...



A grand 90th anniversary of Littleton's great parade  The Villager

The Bega-Littleton Sister Cities parade float at the 90th Anniversary of Littleton's Western Welcome Week. See more photos on page 13. Photo by Stefan Krusze.



Former Ponderosa security guard sentenced 8 years for sexually assaulting student  Castle Rock Newspress

A former Ponderosa High School security guard was sentenced to eight years in prison Oct. 12 for sexually assaulting a student at the school.



Cherry Creek High graduate dies in fall from Italian balcony  Denver Post

A 2009 Cherry Creek High School graduate traveling through Europe with friends died early Saturday after she fell about 80 feet down a rocky cliff along the ...



Former Greenwood councilmember joins Villager staff  The Villager

BY BOB SWEENEY PUBLISHER. Former Greenwood Village City Councilmember Freda Miklin has been tapped by The Villager as a reporter with the primary ...



Douglas County High grads 'take care of each other'  Castle Rock Newspress

Douglas County High School held its 2018 senior graduation ceremony May 22 at the high school's packed outdoor stadium in Castle Rock. Principal Tony ...



Denver and Aurora schools showed modest gains on state tests. But gaps still remain.  Chalkbeat Colorado

Two large Colorado school districts with substantial numbers of students living in poverty — Denver Public Schools and Aurora Public Schools — showed ...



Legend High School 10th Annual Art & Craft Fair  Castle Rock Newspress

Please join us for Legend High Schools 10th Annual Art & Craft Fair, featuring 100+ local crafters and artisans. Shop for handcrafted jewelry, pottery or knits and ...



Best science students compete at CSU for prizes, scholarships - SOURCE  Colorado State University News

Eleventh-grader Isani Singh of Cherry Creek High School won first place at the Colorado Science and Engineering Fair, held at CSU earlier this month.



My Name Is…Kori Baker  Castle Rock Newspress

About me I am a senior at Castle View High School. I live in Castle Rock and I love the outdoors. In my time at Castle View, I have been a part of varsity soccer, ...



A look at South Suburban board candidates  Littleton Independent

South Suburban Parks and Recreation District, which manages parks, trails, recreation centers and community sports leagues for a vast swath of the south metro ...



Lee Excited About Colorado's Offer  247Sports

Colorado became the eighth power conference option for Carson Lee on Tuesday.



PHOTOS: Colin Farrell, Jamie Foxx and more in Denver for star-studded charity fashion show  The Denver Post

Actor Jamie Foxx, left, is joined on the red carpet with, left to right, his sister DeOndra Dixon, daughter Annalise, Michelle Sie Whitten, right, President, CEO, and ...



Douglas County School Board approves contract for new superintendent  Castle Rock Newspress

The school board's choice to become the new superintendent of the Douglas County School District is being offered an annual salary of $258420, according to a ...



School-district committee studies capacity issues  Castle Rock Newspress

Douglas County School Board members point to unbalanced enrollment in the district, including issues with overcrowding at some schools and underutilization ...



Hoellen announces re-election campaign for CHV council  The Villager

Earl Hoellen announced his re-election campaign for the Cherry Hills Village City Council from District 2. First elected to council in 2014, Hoellen was elected as ...



Douglas County School District: Why are teachers leaving?  Castle Rock Newspress

Niki Mitchell has watched a number of fellow teachers leave the Douglas County School District in recent years. Some have gone to other school districts. Others ...



Colorado Buffaloes football signing day preview: Greatest need, top commit, hidden gem and more  The Denver Post

For the first time in major college football history, high school seniors and junior college transfers across the country have an opportunity to sign National Letters ...



Heroes with paws event raises funds for Back the Blue K-9 Force  The Villager

BY FREDA MIKLIN GOVERNMENTAL REPORTER. On Oct. 17, Kuni Lexus of Greenwood Village hosted “Heroes with Paws,” a fundraising event to support the ...



Fort Hays State University Announces Scholarship Awards for 2018-19  Kiowa County Press

Students from Colorado are among the winners of general academic scholarships for the 2018-19 academic year from Fort Hays State University, Hays, Kansas.



FLAIR! - Denver Area Panhellenic presents awards at Annual Spring Luncheon  The Villager

The alumnae organization representing over two dozen national fraternities for women – Denver Area Panhellenic (DAP) is in its 110th year. At its Annual ...



School board denies approval of STEM-based charter school  Castle Rock Newspress

About a dozen parents and children in matching black shirts with “Alexandria” written in yellow left a recent Douglas County School Board meeting in frustration.



Douglas County chosen for study on youth suicide prevention  Castle Rock Newspress

Because of its population size and suicide rate, which is lower than other counties across the state, Douglas County has been selected for a study conducted by ...



Support for Amendment 73 varies across Douglas County  Castle Rock Newspress

Support for an amendment that would increase funding for public schools and raise taxes for some is divided across Douglas County. While some parents ...



Free First Saturday at the Denver Art Museum  Castle Rock Newspress

On the first Saturday of every month, you can enjoy our art collections and non-ticketed exhibitions without spending a dime!



Former Douglas County teacher/softball coach sentenced to jail, probation  Castle Rock Newspress

A former Douglas County High School English teacher and softball coach accepted a plea deal in a Douglas County courtroom on April 24 after being charged ...



Charter schools have role in DCSD tax conversation  Castle Rock Newspress

Of the Douglas County School District's 91 schools, 21 are charter schools. The seven charter schools built before 2007 need about $7.7 million for critical ...



Montana State Bobcats track and field signs 7 new recruits  MontanaSports

(Editor's note: Montana State University press release). BOZEMAN – The Montana State track and field program has added seven to its signing class ahead of ...



County board speaks on ballot issues  Castle Rock Newspress

The Douglas County Board of Commissioners has taken positions on five ballot issues up for election this November — opposing three issues and supporting ...



The prep football coaching carousel continues; Top of the Rockies wrestling returns this weekend  The Denver Post

Two more head coaching vacancies were filled on Wednesday, first by Eaglecrest in the afternoon and then by Englewood in the evening. Plus, insight into the ...



Rules for letters to the editor  Castle Rock Newspress

Colorado Community Media welcomes letters to the editor. Please keep in mind the following rules: • Submit your letter in a Word document or in the body of an ...



Douglas County schools raise big money for Make-A-Wish  Castle Rock Newspress

Once a year, students in Douglas County spend a week raising money for kids with life-threatening medical conditions. The school district never disappoints ...



What would DCSD ballot measures cost you?  Castle Rock Newspress

Voters are being asked to approve two separate measures that would bring additional funding to the Douglas County School District: Ballot Issue 5A, a $40 ...



My Name Is … Jared Oldenburg  Castle Rock Newspress

About me I'm from Appleton, Wisconsin, where I met my wife in high school (we started dating when we were 14 and 15 years old!). We got married and worked ...



27 Douglas County students named National Merit semifinalists  Castle Rock Newspress

Twenty-seven Douglas County School District students have been named National Merit Scholarship semifinalists, more than doubling the district's 12 ...



Douglas County school board to keep current policy on medical marijuana in place  Castle Rock Newspress

Since Benjamin Wann started taking medical marijuana nearly three years ago, he hasn't had a seizure. Wann, a junior at Mountain Vista, was diagnosed with ...



CHSAA Hall of Fame announces 2015 class  CHSAA Now

AURORA — The Colorado High School Activities Association Hall of Fame has announced its 27th Hall of Fame class, including an 11-time state championship ...



School district to consider weighted honors classes  Castle Rock Newspress

The Douglas County School District will explore the possibility of weighting honors classes for high school students. The idea would be to make students more ...



Fair and Rodeo's fireworks show gets green light  Castle Rock Newspress

Douglas County has confirmed a fireworks show scheduled during the Douglas County Fair & Rodeo will move forward after both the county and Town of Castle ...



Q&A with Ashley Garcia, Douglas County High School graduate  Castle Rock Newspress

I played volleyball all four years of high school and was a part of NHS. I made some great memories and learned a lot but now it's time for the next step. For me ...



Douglas County School Board poised to pick new superintendent  Castle Rock Newspress

The Douglas County School Board is expected to announce its choice for the permanent superintendent position this week, paring down a list of three finalists.



Q&A with Bob Muni, Republican candidate for Douglas County treasurer  Castle Rock Newspress

City or town of residence: Highlands Ranch, five years and nine months Profession: Senior Loan Officer, Mortgage Lender Related elected-office or ...



Teacher turnover in Douglas County School District rises above state average  Castle Rock Newspress

Teacher turnover in the Douglas County School District has risen above the state average, according to new data by the Colorado Department of Education.



7th Annual Yarn Crawl - Yarn Along the Rockies  Castle Rock Newspress

Yarn Crawl from Colorado Springs through Castle Rock, Denver, and Boulder! Free Event August 18 - 26! Pick up your Free Passport and start crawling.



My Name Is … Joshua Minnick, a Douglas County High School grad and published author  Castle Rock Newspress

About me I'm 18 years old and I just graduated from Douglas County High School. I have a great and loving family. There is my awesome, funny dad (Thomas ...



Highlands Ranch Classic Car Show  Castle Rock Newspress

Join us for the 18th annual Highlands Ranch Classic Car Show, June 9th! This is the perfect weekend activity that the whole family will enjoy! FREE to the public!



Town tackles interchange funding challenge  Castle Rock Newspress

It's a project that's been years in the making and one with no clear timeline for the future, but Castle Rock is looking to make an interchange at Crystal Valley ...



Democrats in Colorado Legislature stop three gun bills  Castle Rock Newspress

Three gun-related proposals — one propelled by a former Columbine High School student — in the state Legislature hit a wall the week after a shooting at a ...



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