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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.




Do you think you know everything there is to know about TABOR (Taxpayer’s Bill of Rights)? Join the League of Women Voters Jeffco at on Feb. 15 to test your knowledge with a game of “TABOR Trivial Pursuit!”

“If you’ve never heard of TABOR or don’t really understand it, there will be a chance to win, especially after reading the League’s study materials that are sent to current members,” said Christina Manthey, First Vice President, LWV Jeffco.

“TABOR is not a trivial thing, but knowing how it impacts our state is a worthwhile pursuit. And you might be able to have some fun at TABOR’s expense.”

  The February meeting is open to the public and will be held Thursday, Feb. 15 at 9:15 a.m., at the Cason Howell House, 1575 Kipling, in Lakewood.

  The League of Women Voters of Jefferson County, a nonpartisan political organization, encourages informed and active participation in government, and influences public policy through education and advocacy.

  For more information, call 303-238-0032, email info@lwvjeffco.org or visit www.lwvjeffco.org.