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Books, Budget, Misinformation, Mines Homecoming, and Music:  6-8PM Early Access to the Whale of a Used Book Sale at the Fairgrounds for Friends of the Jeffco Libraries. Become a friend at the door for only $15 for an individual or $25 for a couple. Learn more about higher levels of support. 6:30 City Council will have a study session tonight in Cit . . . 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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It’s peak season for wildlife crossing US 6:  It’s that time of year again, when the elk and deer so abundant on the Front Range are most active crossing US 6. September to January is the high season for these animals to cross the road. They. . . read more

Good times at inaugural Goosetown fest:  The inaugural GOGO Goosetown Fall Festival, Fun Run/Walk and Classic Car debuted on Oct. 13. The event benefitted the Golden Volunteer Fire Department… Read more… read more

City council tables issue concerning raising the age to purchase tobacco, vap...:  By Christy Steadman Golden is considering implementing a law that would raise the age to 21 to purchase tobacco products within the city… Read more… read more

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National Doral Miami: Trump Florida golf course to host G7 summit:  The Doral Miami resort will host the summit but the president will not profit, the White House says. read more

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It’s peak season for wildlife crossing US 6:  It’s that time of year again, when the elk and deer so abundant on the Front Range are mo . . . read more

Candidates Forum available online and re-broadcast:  The Leadership Golden Alumni Association (LGAA) hosted a Candidates Forum in connection w . . . read more


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How Holidaily Brewing and a couple food trucks created a gluten-free utopia i...:  This little corner of Golden is a gluten-free utopia. read more

Ringleader of metro area ID and theft ring sentenced to 24 years in prison:  A 29-year-old man was sentenced [cq comment="cq"]Monday to [cq comment="cq"]24 years in prison for operating and ID and theft ring in the metro area. read more

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An artistic 'Fever Dream' at the Benchmark:  One of the best things about being a smaller theater is it provides more opportunities for inspiration and experimentation. That commitment to el. . . read more

Jeffco cities take a stance on ballot measure 1A:  Most of the Jefferson County municipalities have made a decision on whether to support the upcoming ballot measure Jeffco 1A. Here is where they . . . 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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