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Today's tip from Goldentoday.com:

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Opening Day at the Splash, Lots of History Tours, 2 Plays, Endless Music, and...:  Real World Events 10AM-5PM Opening Day: Splash Water ParkThe Splash opens today. They are very short of lifeguards, so that may cut into the open hours this summer. If you’re a lifeguard–or want to get certified as one–please contact the city. 10AM-12PM Historic Golden Walking Tour @ Gold . . . read more

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Weekly COVID Update, Lodging Tax, Recreational Marijuana Sales, and a Ghost:  

Weekly COVID Update Jefferson County Case Summary:Cases in Jeffco – Aug 2nd: 50,451 | Aug 9th: 51,028 (+577)Deaths in Jeffco – Aug 2nd : 866 | Aug 9th: 870 (+4)Currently Hospitalized in Jeffco – Aug 9th: 32 | Aug 9th: 35 (+3)Recovered – Aug 2nd : 48,875 | Aug 9th: 49,339 (+464)Known Cases . . .

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Jeffco News Briefs: changes in COVID protocols and a large land sale:  Golden Transcript Amid rising case counts and positivity rates, the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC) has moved Jefferson County from COVID-19 Community Level Low, to Community Lev. . . read more

Golden City Briefs:  By Corrine WestemanGolden Transcript Golden community members wanting to meet their future city manager should mark their calendars for June 27 and/or June 28… Read more… read more

Coors Beer Clan’s New Brew: Cheap Hydrogen For Cleaner Trucks And Factories:  By Alan OhnsmanForbes Hydrogen, the universe’s most abundant element, has been an elusive clean fuel option for decades, bedeviled by the difficulties of generating the energy-packed element in a. . . read more

National News:

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Ulvade shooting: Kamala Harris calls for assault weapons ban:  The US vice-president makes the plea as she attends the funeral of a victim of the Buffalo shooting. read more


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From City Hall:

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Residential Zoning Code Update Adopted—Moratorium Lifted:  The Golden City Council voted 5-1 on Tuesday night to adopt Ordinance No. 2181 to update  . . . read more

Tree Limb Collection Open at Golden Gate Canyon Road:  Since the late spring snow storm that blew through the Front Range on May 20-21, the City . . . read more

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Golden may join Denver, Boulder in cutting neighborhood speed limits — but ar...:  Golden will look to slow lead-footed drivers on its residential streets, with the launch Tuesday evening of an effort to slice 5 mph off the speed limit on the city's smaller neighborhood streets. . . read more

Colorado’s top summer festivals for 2022:  Colorado’s summer festival season is back and better than ever. There are so many events that you could spend your entire summer hopping from festival to festival, if that’s your thing. It's time. . . read more

The Golden Transcript:

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State 5A baseball thread:  LAKEWOOD -- The state 5A baseball tournament didn't start out well for Legacy High School. Cherokee Trail High School knocked off the second-see. . . read more

DIY Ideas, Products and Inspiration to Upgrade Your Home [Video]:  (BPT) - Now is the perfect time to refresh, update and upgrade our homes. There is no one better to help us achieve all our home DIY dreams read more


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Newsboy Statue

"Newsboy" is one of Golden's many pieces of public art. He stands at the end of the Washington Avenue bridge in front of the Golden Visitors Center, just across Clear Creek from Golden's historic downtown business district. The headline on the newspaper he holds in the air reads "Truth".

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What’s wrong with this picture?:    Have you noticed all the fire department rescue trucks parked near the Clear Creek Trail in Golden the last month or so?   This photo was taken June 12, 2018, and the shiny red truck parked next to the trail … Continue reading read more

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Finally Facebook Friendly:  Dear Readers,

This blog is moving to Facebook under the name "Mayor Marjorie Sloan." I hope you'll join me there, where I intend to submit much more frequent entries about issues, events, an . . . read more


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