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FRONT PAGE NEWS: Egg-ceptional Easter Events For Kids and Canines

Easter celebrations and egg hunts in the community give an all-faith opportunity to connect with neighbors and create some adorable photo opps – and even the pups can get in on the fun.


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NEIGHBORHOOD FEATURE: Giving Back By Giving Rides – In A Home-Built Airplane

Wheat Ridge resident Fred Hollendorfer has given more than 100 young people a free demonstration ride in his home-built airplane as part of the “Young Eagles” program.


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NEIGHBORHOOD FEATURE: Iron Sculptor Has a Heart of Gold

What kind of energy do you want to put in the world?” says Dennis West, founder and owner of 23rd Avenue Sculpture Studio and Gallery.West not only puts his soul into every piece of art he creates, he puts it into his community.


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FRONT PAGE NEWS: ‘I, Too, Am Qualified’ Takes On Age Discrimination

NANCY FINGERHOOD, LEFT, MAKES A POINT TO U.S. REP. ED PERLMUTTER, (D-Arvada), about a bill to help protect older workers from age discrimination at a Feb. 24 meeting at Natural Grocers in Wheat Ridge. PHOTO BY MIKE MCKIBBIN.




County Public Library’s new website gives residents an improved online library to enjoy.

Library users can discover, explore, search, connect and do more online with the new jeffcolibrary.org. The site has many new features patrons have asked for, including the ability to create reading lists and manage reading history. It also makes it easier to discover all of the resources the library offers.

New features include:

• More access to new books and other materials

• Improved search, especially for formats like DVD and e-books

• Options to keep track of what you’ve read, watched, or listened to

• Sharable lists, reviews and ratings

• An easy-to-remember username

• Options to send books and other materials to your nearest library with one click.

• Mobile-friendly and ADA-compliant

Jefferson County Public Library collaborated with Toronto-based software company BiblioCommons to build the new website, online catalog and events system.

Visit the Jefferson County Public Library’s website at jeffcolibrary.org.