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  1. Commerce City to open its first outdoor aquatic center next summerRead the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | Denver Post

    After two years of planning and research, and arguably decades of wishful thinking, Commerce City has begun construction on an outdoor aquatics center that is the first of five community investment projects designed to improve the image and quality of life for the city of 50,000. The aquatic center will take up 2 acres on the northeast corner of Pioneer Park at 60th Avenue and Monaco Street.

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  2. Prescribed burn underway in Rocky Mountain ArsenalRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday | Denver Post

    A prescribed burn is underway Wednesday at the Rocky Mountain Arsenal National Wildlife Refuge and the smoke can be seen throughout the area. The burn was set on 239 acres of the property in Commerce City, said Cindy Souders, the Arsenal visitor programs manager.

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  3. Colorado students score poorly on new social studies, science testsRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Oct 27 | Denver Post

    Colorado students scored dismally in new science and social studies test results released Monday, a sobering development as the state enters a new era of standards and tests meant to be more demanding. Just 17 percent of Colorado fourth- and seventh-graders scored "strong" or "distinguished" in the state's first social studies tests.

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  4. Adams County's new commissioners to lead a tale of two districtsRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday Oct 26 | Denver Post

    District 4 encompasses the small, urban southwest corner of the county, while Federal Heights, Arvada, Westminster and Thornton converge in a dense, suburban mashup. District 5 starts in the urban belt of Brighton, Commerce City and Aurora and spreads across endless stretches of ranch and farm land to remote Meridian Road on the border with Washington County.

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  5. Beauprez criticism of Hickenlooper draws ire of Clements widowRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday Oct 25 | Denver Post

    In a late-campaign ad intended for TV , former congressman Bob Beauprez blasted Gov. John Hickenlooper's safety record by focusing on the murders of prisons chief Tom Clements and Commerce City father Nathan Leon. The advertisement reflects concerns about the state's troubled parole system during Hickenlooper's first three years of office, but it also blames the governor for a sentencing mistake made in a courtroom and not by his administration.

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  6. Commerce City police seeking assistance in finding missing childRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Oct 21 | Denver Post

    Michael Smith, 11, left his home in the 11300 block of River Run Place at around 4:30 Tuesday afternoon. He was reported missing at about 7 p.m., police said.

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  7. Commerce City begins construction on Suncor Boys & Girls ClubRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Oct 21 | Denver Post

    Construction began Tuesday on a new, 20,000 square foot Boys & Girls Club in Commerce City at 62nd Avenue and Holly Street. Commerce City started its first Boy & Girls Club seven years ago inside Kearney Middle School at 6160 Kearney St. - just around the corner from the new site.

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  8. 2014 Colorado 4A boys state soccer bracketRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Oct 21 | Denver Post

    Air Academy defender James Sims heads the ball as he nears the Cheyenne Mountain goal during the 4A boys state soccer championship at Dick's Sporting Goods Park on Nov. 9, 2013.

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  9. Commerce City police implement new policy for vicious animal callsRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Oct 21 | Denver Post

    Following a citywide spike in animal attacks and bites in the last year, the Commerce City Police Department is requiring more animal control training for its officers and also mandating restraint equipment in every patrol car. "We have more vicious animals and more stray animals," said Commerce City Police Chief Troy Smith.

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  10. Commerce City police seeking help in identifying burglary suspectRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Oct 20 | Denver Post

    Commerce City police are seeking the public's assistance in identifying a suspect involved in a residential burglary Monday at 12294 Hannibal Street. According to officials, at approximately 9:30 a.m., a citizen returned home and found a person armed with a handgun in his residence.

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  11. Was MLS Rapids writer fired for being too critical of team?Read the original story w/Photo

    Monday Oct 20 | Denver Post

    Tesho Akindele of FC Dallas has the ball stolen by Jared Watts of Colorado Rapids at Dick's Sporting Goods Park on Oct. 18, 2014 in Commerce City. A tweet that placed blame on the Rapids front office for the club's recent struggles apparently did not sit well with team officials and led to the firing last week of beat writer Chris Bianchi, according to e-mails obtained by The Denver Post.

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  12. Commerce City police seek information in attempted child abductionRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Oct 16 | Denver Post

    The attempted abduction occurred about 9:45 a.m. at Pioneer Park where a man walked up behind an 11-year-old boy and grabbed him by the shirt and backpack before a struggle ensued. A woman nearby yelled at the suspect, who then fled the scene.

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  13. Commerce City to gauge resident satisfaction through phone surveyRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Oct 15 | Denver Post

    Some Commerce City residents over the next few weeks can expect a phone call asking them what they like about the services they receive from the city. The randomly selected households will be part of a survey conducted by Corona Insights.

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  14. Growing school needs place largest bond requests on ballotRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday Oct 12 | Denver Post

    School districts across the state are asking voters this November to pass the largest bond measures ever requested, some after recent denials. But if passed, the funds will only begin to cover the wide gaps that have been created between funding and needs, school officials say.

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  15. Commerce City police investigate suspected murder/suicideRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday Oct 12 | Denver Post

    Commerce City Police are investigating a suspected murder/suicide after a man and woman were found dead in their home Sunday afternoon. Officers responded to a call about a shooting at 5761 East 65th Way around 3:55 p.m. Sunday.

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  16. Commerce City arrests two men while looking for a murder suspectRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday Oct 12 | Denver Post

    Commerce City police arrested two men after responding to a tip that an Arizona fugitive wanted for homicide was at a home on near East 78th Avenue and Monaco Parkway. John Jacoby, 44, and Andrew Hurtando, 39, are being held for investigation of possession of a drugs with intent to distribute,and obstruction and possession of an illegal weapon.

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  17. Search for fugitive ends in arrest of two menRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday Oct 11 | Denver Post

    Commerce City police arrested two men after responding to a tip that an Arizona fugitive wanted for homicide was at a home on near East 78th Avenue and Monaco. Detective Mike Saunders, spokesman for the Commerce City Police Department, said when officers arrived at around 2 p.m. one of the men started running away.

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  18. Dan Jajczyk works to resurrect Adams City football team [TRAILER]Read the original story w/Photo

    Friday Oct 10 | Denver Post

    Dan Jajczyk is a big man with a big heart and a big, booming voice. As his players gather around him - be it in the locker room, or in the classroom or on the field - he commands their attention.

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  19. Muslim woman barred from Colorado pool over dressRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Oct 8 | Denver Post

    Commerce City is promising to revise its swimsuit rules after a Muslim woman was turned away from its recreation center pool for wearing an Islamic dress over a shirt and pants. Saba Ali told KMGH-TV that she offered to just wear the shirt and pants to swim on Sunday but was denied.

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  20. Police: Sisters with toddler in tow rob Walmart, assault employeeRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Oct 6 | Denver Post

    Police arrested two sisters Saturday afternoon after a Walmart employee told officers the women assaulted her and stole roughly $600 worth of merchandise from the store. A Walmart loss prevention employee told police that a woman and another woman holding a small child walked into the store at 2514 Main St. Saturday shortly before 3:30 p.m. The employee said she saw the women place personal accessories, makeup and jewelry in a purse and head towards the store exit.

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