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A Family of Bears, Vaccines, DDA Activities, and Penny Night:  COVID Updates Public Health ReferencesCDC * Colorado * Jefferson County * City of Golden Jefferson County is at Level Orange, “High Risk.” The next case summary update will be posted this afternoon on the health department site, and will appear in tomorrow morning’s What’s Happening email . . . 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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City purchasing camera surveillance system for Clear Creek:  By Paul Albani-BurgioGolden Transcript Goldenites might want to smile on their next bike ride or walk along Clear Creek. Why? They may be on camera… Read more… read more

A new day for Golden’s old G:  By Paul Albani-BurgioGolden Transcript It’s not easy to find record of the history of the painted G on South Table Mountain —although at least some Golden old timers say it was put there in 1962 . . . read more

New era in Jeffco underway following officials’ swearing-in:  By Paul Albani-BurgioGolden Transcript A new era officially has officially dawned in Jefferson County with the swearing-in of the new Democratic district attorney and county commissioners, whose . . . read more

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Biden overturns Trump transgender military ban:  President Biden has scrapped a ban which stopped transgender people joining the US military. read more

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Apply for a Golden Board or Commission:  If you’re looking for a way to bring about positive change in these turmoiled times, thin . . . read more

Community Conversation on Racial Equity, Jan. 13:  When: Jan. 13, 2021 Where: Online! Register in advance The year 2020 brought into the for . . . read more


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Colorado schools, colleges back to COVID-19 outbreak levels from before Novem...:  It's not clear what will happen as more students return to their classrooms. read more

Screws on I-70 near Lookout Mountain flatten dozens of tires Monday:  At least 36 vehicles, and perturbed drivers, experienced a flat tire, or tires, Monday afternoon when a box of screws spilled onto Interstate 70 near Lookout Mountain. read more

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Letter to the editor: Remember Wisconsin?:    How many remember that a raucous mob was allowed to occupy and trash the Wisconsin State Capitol for several weeks in 2011 (vs hours in D. . . read more

Letter to the editor: Thanks for the love letter:    Thank you Andrea Doray, for your expression of love for our United States of America. This tribute brought tears to my eyes. Unfortu. . . 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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