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FRONT PAGE NEWS: Wheat Ridge High School Gifted And Talented

Wheat Ridge High School Gifted And Talented program students Isaac Hoskins and Piper Binkley recently qualified for the prestigious Daniels Fund Scholarship. PHOTO: LISA LEE


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FRONT PAGE NEWS: The Jellyfish Are Back by Popular Demand!

Mark your calendars for First Friday Art Walk in the 40 West Arts District, March 2, from 5 to 8 p.m., when the Bad Asstronauts – the Jellyfish – will be shakin’ and movin’ throughout the district, with live music and creative spaces. Bring the family! PHOTO COURTESY 40 WEST ARTS


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NEIGHBORHOOD FEATURE: Dentist Also A Passionate Concert Pianist

Pianist And Dentist Cody Garrison balances a professional dentistry practice with the performance schedule of a busy concert pianist. PHOTO BY LYNN FISCHER.


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FRONT PAGE NEWS: TIF Money Aiding Sloan’s Lake Developments

A mixed-use residential and commercial redevelopment project on the shores of Sloan’s Lake would not have happened without financial help from local government tax increment financing, according to a project official.




 Art in the Denver Highlands Northside is staging a two-day Holiday Art Market, featuring handmade crafts, fine art, food, gifts and more, at The Sanctuary, 3101 W. 31st Ave., Denver. Times are Friday, Dec. 8, from 11 a.m. to 7 p.m., and Saturday, Dec. 9, from 10 a.m. to 4 p.m.

  “We are all local artists and crafters, many of us from the Sloan Lake, Edgewater, Wheat Ridge, N.W. Denver and Lakewood communities,” said market co-coordinator Lilli Brackett. Admission is free.

  For more information visit www.facebook.com/ArtInTheHighlands.