Lakewood man sentenced to 18 years on gun and drug convictions
A Lakewood man with a long criminal record was sentenced on Tuesday to 18 years in federal prison following gun and drug convictions in April, the Colorado U.S. Attorney's Office said.
Tue Jul 22, 2014
Grassroots effort helped bring car2go car-share into Jefferson County
Almost immediately after car2go arrived in Denver last June, Doug Wells and other members of Belmar Sustainable Neighbors began a grassroots campaign to bring the car-sharing service to Lakewood.
Communities move to regulate where electronic cigarettes can be used
Electronic cigarettes and vaporizers, which have experienced an explosive growth in popularity in the last few years, are beginning to face stiff resistance in Colorado as an increasing number of communities crack down on the battery-powered devices.
Mon Jul 21, 2014
Tributes for July 22
He married Gladys Schiller on Sept. 1, 1962. They lived and raised their three sons in Lakewood.
Sun Jul 20, 2014
Legal pot in Colorado draws questions at conservative summit
While many in the Republican Party opposed passage of Amendment 64, the measure legalizing marijuana sales in Colorado, possible changes in key political seats do not necessarily mean the end of recreational pot, said those in attendance at the three-day Western Conservative Summit, which ended Sunday in Denver.
Sat Jul 19, 2014
Sunday poker tournament to benefit Windsor teen injured in car crash
A poker tournament today in Lakewood will benefit a Windsor teenager who suffered a traumatic brain injury in a June car crash in Greeley.
Ben Carson calls on conservatives to revive country
Rising political star Ben Carson opened Friday night's Western Conservative Summit in Denver by saying that "Republicans, Democrats, people of faith and people of common sense" must start working together.
Fri Jul 18, 2014
Lakewood: suspect in boy's murder to be sentenced in unrelated sex assault
There was only one explanation for such a peculiarity: her insatiably curious, intrepid fisherman son Jakeob had once again gone to his favorite pond on the Bear Valley Greenbelt in Lakewood only a mile from their apartment.
Bodies Of Missing Father-And-Son Hikers Found On Mt. Evans
The months-long search for a missing father and son in the Colorado mountains ended tragically Thursday with the announcement that their bodies had been recovered.
Intermountain Jewish News
Historic Isaac Solomon Synagogue returned due to insufficient funds
The Isaac Solomon Synagogue, once the spiritual center of the Jewish Consumptives' Relief Society, has been turned over to its owner by the foundation that sought for years to restore and repurpose the historic structure.
Thu Jul 17, 2014
Baker appeals order to provide gay wedding cakes
A suburban Denver baker has appealed an order from the Colorado Civil Rights Commission that requires him to prepare wedding cakes for gay couples.
Part of Bear Creek trail in Lakewood closed for concrete work
A map of Bear Creek Lake Park shows the part of the trail that will be closed, wouth of the reservoir.
Evergreen Arts Alive, Summerfest highlight creative district goal
Mackenzie Rauch, 5, works on an art project July 10 at an Art in the Park event in Evergreen.
Complaints low one year after Lakewood expands urban ag
Their enclosure next to a house in the 1800 block of South Youngfield Place includes terraces cut into a small hill and a custom mini-barn with separate sleeping and milking areas.
Wed Jul 16, 2014
Marijuana: Lakewood bans pot businesses, but voters could allow retail shops
Lakewood has become the latest city in Colorado to ban cannabis businesses. But voters will decide in November if retail marijuana shops should be allowed.
Tue Jul 15, 2014
Lakewood voters to decide fate of retail marijuana stores
"Growers can't compete in an industrialized market that handles cannabis as just another agricultural commodity, but they could build on the global renown of locally grown marijuana, and follow the example set by the wine and liquor industries," writes Andreas Mink.
Mon Jul 14, 2014
Lakewood bans e-cigarette smoking in public
LAKEWOOD, Colo - The Lakewood city council voted unanimously Monday night to prohibit the use of electronic smoking devices in and around public places, becoming the latest Colorado city to enact a e-cig ban.
Man charged in shooting of 2 Lakewood officers
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Moench charged with attempted murder in shooting of two Lakewood police officers
Moench, who turns 55 on Tuesday, faces three counts of attempted first-degree murder after deliberation, three counts of attempted first-degree murder in extreme indifference, four counts of first-degree assault and 10 counts of crime of violence.
AGE: 28 POSITION: General manager, Larry H. Miller Volkswagen, Lakewood, Colo. ACHIEVEMENT: Led the store to new records for new- and used-vehicle sales while earning the store's second-best net profit on record In his 10-year automotive career, Jarred Black has found that the recipe for a successful dealership can be found in the used-car ... (more)