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Golden History, Chili Beer, Sock Hop, Ghost Tour and Pub Crawl:  The Golden History Roundtable meets at 11:30 this morning at the Library, and should be interesting. Nathan Richie of the History Museum will tell us about Golden’s boarding houses and the important role that boarding houses played in American history. There will be two performances of Th . . . read more

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Another Auction: The Briarwood Inn:  Yesterday I wrote about the auction of Heritage Square’s rides and equipment.  Then I received a flyer about another auction here in Golden: this time it’s the Briarwood Inn.  Here’s the information provided by the auction company: Auction Highlights After over 40 years as a family owned  . . . read more

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Phase 2 on north Washington begins Monday, Oct. 22:  On Monday, October 22, crews will begin the second phase of work on north Washington Ave. This will consist of a closure between Iowa Dr and 2nd St…  Read more… read more

Upcoming ski swaps offer chance to get gently used gear at good prices:  By John Meyer It’s ski swap season in Colorado when skiers and snowboarders can get good deals on used gear or sell what they have to invest in newer stuff. Here’s a list of upcoming ski swaps, f. . . read more

U.S. soccer got a breakout star once Colorado’s Lindsey Horan was challenged ...:  By Steven Goff Six months before she was named MVP of the National Women’s Soccer League, and seven before she pushed the United States to the brink of a Women’s World Cup berth, Lindsey Horan re. . . read more

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Jamal Khashoggi case: Saudi Arabia says journalist killed in fight:  For the first time, Saudi Arabia admits the critic was killed and says 18 Saudis have been arrested. read more

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Phase 2 on north Washington begins Monday, Oct. 22:  On Monday, October 22, crews will begin the second phase of work on north Washington Ave. . . . read more

Council Expresses Support for Ballot Measures:  During the Golden City Council meeting held on Thursday, October 11, 2018, City Council p . . . read more


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For auction: A Ferris wheel, three fleets of go-karts and the rest of Golden’...:  Heritage Amusement Park's rides, including the Ferris wheel, will be auctioned on Oct. 25 at the old site in Golden. read more

Bill Coors, iconic American brewer, dies at 102:  During his more than 65 years with the company, Coors helped transform a regional brewery, distributing in only a few Western states, into one of the world's largest breweries. read more

The Golden Transcript:

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Pumpkin Nights glows in Brighton:  A 40-foot long dragon. A ghostly pirate ship. An undersea wonderland. Those are just a few items in the fantastical lands, built using over 3,000. . . read more

Governor candidates keep slugging as election nears:  Republican state Treasurer Walker Stapleton and Democratic U.S. Rep. Jared Polis clashed again over health care, guns and Colorado's energy futur. . . 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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