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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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May 2021 collection deaccession:  By Mark DodgeGolden History Museum & Park Golden History Museum & Park started piloting a Legacy Collection Inventory Project in winter 2019 designed to reappraise the existing collection on hand. . . read more

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

8 new Colorado hotels worth planning a vacation around this summer:  By Sarah KutaDenver Post As vaccines continue to roll out across the state, Coloradans are ready to get back out there and travel. But the prospect of planning a road trip — even a short staycati. . . read more

National News:

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Mario Cerciello Rega: US students found guilty of killing Italian policeman:  Officer Mario Cerciello Rega was stabbed to death after a drug deal gone wrong in central Rome. read more

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From City Hall:

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Where the West Lives!

Spring Yard Clean-up Days – this week!:  Time to get out the rake and get busy in the yard! The week of April 26 is our semi-annual […] read more

Celebrate Arbor Day and Plant a Tree!:  Spring is in the air! That means Golden is turning green, and the city’s Forestry Divisio . . . read more


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“Insane” housing market: More metro Denver buyers willing to pay whatever it ...:  Metro Denver's housing market has run hot for eight or nine years now, so nobody would blame it for taking a breather, especially a year into a pandemic. Instead, the frenzied pace has only sped . . . read more

Federal money flows into Denver suburbs and now they have to figure out how t...:  Cities and counties in the Denver metro will have millions to spend on things like broadband and infrastructure projects, even though more than 25% of the state’s municipalities saw revenues go u. . . read more

The Golden Transcript:

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Letter to the editor: Re: Chauvin conviction:  Perhaps last week's letter writer who claims Derek Chauvin was convicted to appease a mob will join me in condemning all mob violence - in the st. . . read more

Letter to the editor: Aghast at letter:    I am a resident of Golden and as I was perusing the Transcript today, I happened upon the Voices page. I read the Letter to the Edit. . . 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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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

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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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