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  1. Denver Democrat boycotts panel over Log Cabin Republicans' snubRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Apr 24 | Denver Post

    State Sen. Lucia Guzman, D-Denver, right, joins other lawmakers as Gov. John Hickenlooper in 2013 signs into law a bill allowing same-sex couples to form civil unions. State Sen. Lucia Guzman won't participate on a legislative panel that has ties to the Western Conservative Summit because the influential organization refused to allow a gay group , the Log Cabin Republicans, to set up an exhibit.

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  2. Colorado Theater Openings, 4/24/2015Read the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Apr 22 | Denver Post

    April 28-May 17: Musical set in a working-class Dublin neighborhood in 1964, featuring live musical accompaniment by Colorado's own Colcannon. $53-$73.

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  3. Construction-defects bill sent to Colorado House 'kill' committeeRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Apr 22 | Denver Post

    A much-debated bill touted as a fix for the state's construction-defects law, which has been blamed for drying up the new condo market in Colorado, appears bound for a legislative burial in the House. Speaker Dickey Lee Hullinghorst, D-Boulder, introduced Senate Bill 177 on Wednesday on the House floor and promptly assigned it to the State, Veterans and Military Affairs Committee, considered a "kill committee" for the measure.

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  4. Columbine beats Lakewood to lead 5A Jeffco baseball standingsRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Apr 21 | Denver Post

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  5. Risky productions hallmarks of successful Edge Theater in LakewoodRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Apr 21 | Denver Post

    From the outside, the Edge Theater may look bare bones, but the theater company has slowly gained a reputation - and respect - for offering gritty, risky performances not typically seen in established theater companies. After relocating two years ago into the now thriving art district on West Colfax Avenue, the Edge Theater has garnered a handful of regional awards while drawing larger audiences, especially residents from within Lakewood, who historically shied away from theater.

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  6. Shaffers Crossing on U.S. 285 to get cable barriers for safetyRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Apr 20 | Denver Post

    A new cable barrier will be installed at Shaffers Crossing on U.S. 285 in Jefferson County as part of a series of improvements officials hope will make the intersection safer. Shaffers Crossing, just west of Conifer, has been the site of several serious accidents and near misses.

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  7. Colorado health insurance exchange loses CEO finalist after long huntRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Apr 17 | Denver Post

    The Connect for Health Colorado board announced Friday it has lost its CEO finalist candidate and is resuming conversations with a short list of active candidates Robert "Bob" C. Malone withdrew his name from consideration, exchange officials said late Friday, because he had " a change of heart over relocating to Colorado." Yet the chair of a legislative oversight committee , Sen. Ellen Roberts, R-Durango, told The Denver Post greater scrutiny of exchange decisions and a slower process might have been factors.

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  8. 1 dead in Lakewood after slamming into semi-trailer, police sayRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Apr 16 | Denver Post

    One person was killed in Lakewood early Thursday after driving into a King Soopers semi-trailer, shearing off the top of the car. One person was killed in Lakewood early Thursday after driving into a King Soopers semi-trailer, shearing off the top of the car.

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  9. Gay-rights Republicans slam Western Conservative Summit over disinviteRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Apr 16 | Denver Post

    Denver Dance group The Silhouettes performed as the Western Conservative Summit kicked off Friday night, July 18, 2014 in Denver. The Western Conservative Summit, a gathering of some of the most influential newsmakers on the right , created a firestorm this week when it uninvited a gay GOP group to set up a table at the Denver event.

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  10. Colorado eyes ballot question to collect from corporate tax havensRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Apr 14 | Denver Post

    Voters in November could determine whether corporations doing business in Colorado must report and pay state taxes on profits funneled into offshore tax havens. Rep. Brittany Petterson, D-Lakewood, and Rep. Mike Foote, D-Lafayette, sponsors of legislation to put the issue on the ballot, want that money earmarked for schools.

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  11. Colorado Theater Openings, 4/10/2015Read the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Apr 9 | Denver Post

    Boulder Playback Theatre Through April 11: Actors solicit stories from the audience of spring and renewal and play them back. $15. Wesley Chapel, 1290 Folsom Ave., Boulder, 303-916-4927 or BoulderPlayback.com Buntport Theater's "Middle Aged People Sitting in Boxes" April 10-May 2: New comedy about four people and their mundane lives.

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  12. Former standout high school coach Don Day dies at age 84Read the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Apr 8 | Denver Post

    From competing on the athletic fields for Denver South High School to his later tenure as a coach at Thomas Jefferson, Don Day left an impressive trail of success. Day played quarterback at South and led his teams to city football championships in 1947 and 1948.

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  13. Low oil prices push Noble Energy to cut 100 jobs in Denver, GreeleyRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Apr 7 | Denver Post

    Noble Energy, Colorado's second largest oil producer, said Tuesday that in the face of low prices it is reorganizing its operations cutting 100 jobs in Denver and Greeley. The Colorado jobs cuts are less than 10 percent of the company's 1,050-person workforce, according to company numbers - with 80 jobs lost in Denver and 20 in Greeley.

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  14. Noble Energy set to cut Colorado jobs in response to lower oil pricesRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Apr 7 | Denver Post

    Noble Energy floor hands work on a drill rig in Weld County in this July 2010 file photo. Noble Energy, Colorado's second largest oil producer, said Tuesday that in the face of low prices it is reorganizing its operations and cutting jobs in Denver and Greeley.

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  15. Lakewood High chosen by NASA to test plant project on space stationRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Apr 7 | Denver Post

    Inside a lab at Lakewood High School, an after-school project has morphed into a system that could one day feed and provide stress relief to astronauts in space. On April 13, six years of design work and testing - including four flights aboard the "vomit comet" parabolic plane in Houston - will be put to the test when a zero-gravity hydroponic plant chamber built by instructor Matt Brown's class will be blasted into space and tested aboard the International Space Station for 120 days.

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  16. Foothills Elementary in Lakewood opens community-built athletic fieldRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Apr 6 | Denver Post

    A baseball field with bleachers is part of a $476,000 upgrade of a playground and athletic field at Foothills Elementary at 13165 W. Ohio Ave. in Lakewood. Students at Foothills Elementary in Lakewood wait for the dedication of a new $476,000 athletic field April 3, 20145, at the school at 13165 W. Ohio Ave. A ribbon-cutting ceremony last week at 13165 W. Ohio Ave. marked the end of decades of unfulfilled promises that a dilapidated playground and barren sports field would be replaced at the elementary school, said Reg Cox, a local minister who spearheaded an effort to rebuild the athletic field.

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  17. Willoughby: Fly Fishing Rendezvous aims for everyman appealRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday Apr 5 | Denver Post

    Among the myriad mysteries and confounding questions faced by beginning - and often enough experienced - fly-fishermen, perhaps the most profound can be summarized in two simple words: What happened? Fishing, after all, is the ultimate everyman sport, introduced to children at farm ponds and on the docks of city parks. Fishermen line the piers of the Atlantic and Pacific as well as the streams that flow between them, passing through mountains, prairies and urban corridors alike.

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  18. Flat quarter for Colorado stocks hides big movesRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday Apr 4 | Denver Post

    Colorado stocks as a group ended the quarter with a sliver of a gain, but that sliver contained large gains and big losses at several companies. The Bloomberg Colorado Index, a basket of 76 stocks based in the state, gained 0.32 percent in the first quarter, on par with the 0.44 percent gain in the Standard & Poor's 500 index.

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  19. Man struck and killed by RTD train in LakewoodRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Apr 3 | Denver Post

    A man was struck and killed Friday night by an RTD train in Lakewood, according to the West Metro fire department. A spokesman said the incident happened at about 9 p.m. about a half block west of Kipling Street between West 13th Avenue and 13th Place.

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  20. comics survey: The winners are...Read the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Apr 1 | Denver Post

    More than 17,000 readers responded to The Denver Post's recent Comics Survey, about 8,500 filling out print surveys. It took us longer than we thought it would to tally the results of our comics survey, but having more than 17,000 readers respond via e-mail and the U.S. Postal Service has kept the Features department busy lately.

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