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When Golden was the Wild West:  When you picture a wild west town, you’ll probably include a range of stock characters–prospectors and miners, gamblers and preachers, cowboys and Indians, farmers and ranchers, desperados and lawmen, schoolmarms and medicine men…early Golden had them all. Tomorrow (Saturday the 24th) fro . . . read more

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The 39 Steps Opening at Miners Alley:  Miners Alley Playhouse is opening a new play this weekend: Alfred Hitchcock’s The 39 Steps.  This is a new, comedic version of Alfred Hitchcock’s classic The 39 Steps. The play won the 2007 Laurence Olivier Award for Best New Comedy, and in 2008 it was nominated for six Tony Awards. See w . . . read more

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Shelton Elementary hosts Breakfast Games:  DENVER — As the first school in the Denver area to host The Western Dairy Fuel Greatness Breakfast Games, Shelton Elementary was buzzing about breakfast and Fuel Up to Play 60 on Friday, March 9.. . . read more

City of Golden Weekly Digest:  In this issue… read more

Inauguration of the Town and Gown Book Club:  Dr. Robert M. Hazen will discuss his widely-acclaimed book The Story of Earth at a noon luncheon on Thursday April 26, in the Boettcher Room of the Arthur Lakes Library of the Colorado School of . . . read more

National News:

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

The week Facebook's value plunged $58bn:  Social media giant faces ire of politicians, investors, clients and users after historic data breach read more

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From City Hall:

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Where the West Lives!

Help us plan the 2019-2020 City Budget!:  The City of Golden is currently looking at where and how we should spend money in 2019-20 . . . read more

Last chance to nominate sustainability trail-blazers!:  The City of Golden defines sustainability as living or acting in a manner that balances i . . . read more


Golden News - Denver Post:

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Jeffco emergency responders prepare for future county crises by combining for...:  Fire and police stations across Jefferson County come together to take steps this month that will improve customer-service and 911 call response times. read more

Colorado’s NREL – once threatened by draconian cuts from Trump – is spared in...:  Once faced with devastating cuts, a research facility in Colorado now looks as if it will emerge unscathed in the federal government’s next budget. Included in Congress’ $1.3 trillion spending pl. . . read more

The Golden Transcript:

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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

Blue Ribbon Report:  The Blue Ribbon Panel on Golden’s Economic Future has submitted its report on how to close the long term gap between the City’s anticipated income and expenses.  The report is short on specific numbers, but contains two enlightening graphs.  One … 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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