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Today, Tomorrow, and 70 Years Ago:  Sunday Events:9AM-2PM Brunch at the Rose – Menu | Reservations 9:30 and 11AM Golden Elf Academy 12-5PM Foothills Art Center – Holiday Art Market 12PM New Terrain Holiday Market12-4PM Cretaceous Crafts at Dinosaur Ridge12-3PM Horse-Drawn Carriage Rides in Downtown Golden (map)1 and 6PM Min . . . read more

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From trails in a dirt lot, to a world-spanning sport:  

By John Akal Although I wouldn’t exactly call myself a pioneer of the sport, I can say that my friends and I used to ride our stingray bikes on the trails around Golden well before anyone ever thought of something called a mountain bike. Back in the late 1960’s the trails were pretty much . . .

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Exploring the holiday traditions in Golden:  Every year, this tight knit community comes together to celebrate some longstanding holiday traditions… View video… read more

Christmas Concert at Rockland Historic Church:  The Rockland Historic Church is having a Christmas Concert at the Historic Church for the first time in 60 years. Part of the concert will be accompanied by a pump organ brought west by the pione. . . read more

Mechanical engineering PhD wins Fall 2019 Rath Research Award:  Peter Weddle, PhD in mechanical engineering, is the winner of the Fall 2019 Dr. Bhakta Rath and Sushama Rath Research Award. The honor, which recognizes the Mines doctoral graduate whose thesis d. . . read more

National News:

BBC News - US & Canada
BBC News - US & Canada

Key committee passes Trump impeachment charges:  Impeachment moves closer as the charges head for a House of Representatives vote. read more

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From City Hall:

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Where the West Lives!

Let the engagement begin!:  On Saturday, December 14, the City of Golden will host an open house and Clear Creek Corr . . . read more

Golden PD offers a new way to track crime in Golden:  The Golden Police Department now has an online Community Crime Map that maps and analyzes . . . read more


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Yeti Cycles staying stationary after inking lease for more space in Golden:  Yeti Cycles is all about building top-flight bikes that move smoothly over rough terrain but the company announced this week that it will be staying stationary in Golden while it continues to grow. read more

Colorado regulators fast-tracking rules that may spur spread of community sol...:  Solar energy advocates are hoping that state regulators' decision to put proposed rules for community solar gardens on a fast track will help Colorado reclaim a leading role in an arena that it p. . . read more

The Golden Transcript:

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Assisted living facility hit by stomach flu outbreak:  On Dec. 11, residents at Brookdale Meridian Arvada, an assisted living facility, were asked to stay in their apartments through Dec. 15 or potent. . . read more

Brain differences may be tied to obesity, study of children finds:  New results from the largest long-term study of brain development and children's health raise provocative questions about obesity and brain funct. . . 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".


Golden Views - Opinion:

Golden Views

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

From Golden's Mayor:


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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