Pick your price this weekend at Foothills Animal Shelter

This weekend only at Foothills Animal Shelter pick your own price on any pet 6 months and up!  Read more…

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“Long Man” by Amy Greene Selected for 2014 Golden Reads

Jefferson County Public Library (JCPL) is proud to present Long Man by Amy Greene as this year’s Golden Reads selection…  Read more…

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Golden Crime Blotter: Glazed and confused

Glazed and confused. On July 2, Golden police encountered a woman outside King Soopers…  Read more…

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Parking changes at North Table Mountain Park

Since being completed in 2011, the formal trailhead at North Table Mountain Park just north of Golden, CO along Highway 93 has been well used by Park visitors…  Read more…

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Yeti launches new trail bike, the SB5c

GOLDEN, Colo. (BRAIN) — Yeti’s new SB5c trail bike has the company’s new Switch Infinity suspension technology, which the Colorado company developed with Fox…  Read more…

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Barrels & Bottles releases new flagship beers

The first three flagship beers at Barrels & Bottles in downtown Golden, CO have officially been tapped…  Read more…

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Mopar street party

The annual party kick off of the Mile High Nationals at Bandimere Speedway begins with the Mopar Street Party on Thursday, July 17, at 6 p.m. between 12th and 13th streets in Golden, CO…  Read more…

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Volunteers needed for Farmer’s Market

The Golden Chamber of Commerce is looking for volunteers to help set up tables, chairs, signs and tents at Golden’s celebrated Farmer’s Market…  Read more…

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Runner’s High Store Discounts

Runner’s High, Golden’s one-stop shop for running gear, will be celebrating its one-year anniversary and to mark the occasion…  Read more…

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Day of Service brief

Golden’s annual Neighborhood Rehab Project by Community Faith in Action is receiving a twist to its July 23-24 event in which over 100 traveling teens from Rise Ministries in Iowa will be joining nearly 100 teens in Golden to serve residents in the Golden Terrace sub-division…  Read more…

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International high school exchange students seeking host families in Golden

Visiting students between the ages of 15 and 18 from Germany, Spain, Switzerland and Thailand are looking for host families in and around Golden for the upcoming 2014-2015 school year…  Read more…

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An ‘Odd’ classic

By Clarke Reader.  When it comes to the American theater lexicon, Neil Simon is one of the masters…  Read more…

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Golden Volunteer Firefighter passes away

By Amy Woodward.  John Johnson, Golden volunteer firefighter and engineer passed away from brain cancer on Wednesday, July 2…  Read more…

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Now brewing business success at Perc in Golden

By Joy Meadows.  Most people believe working from home to be an ideal situation…  Read more…

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Golden Craft Beer Train at the Colorado Railroad Museum on Aug. 9

Railroads have been transporting beer out of Golden for decades…  Read more…

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Golden’s Lindsey Horan a rising star in women’s soccer at age 20

By Terry Frei.  Lindsey Horan is one of Colorado’s most accomplished athletes and one of the top U.S. soccer players in her age group…  Read more…

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Jeffco5 falls short on signatures

By Amy Woodward.  The Jeffco5 — a grassroots campaign run by a small group of volunteers who want to increase the number of county commissioners from three to five — announced last week it was unable to turn in enough signatures to place the initiative on the 2014 ballot…  Read more…

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Find your Soulmate at Foothills Animal Shelter

Foothills Animal Shelter has been selected as one of only 50 animal shelters across the country to participate in the ASPCA Rachael Ray $100K Challenge…  Read more…

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Public feedback shapes downtown Golden plan

By Amy Woodward.  The newly formed Downtown Development Authority held its first community meeting seeking feedback on four focus areas that will help strategize its existing policy for downtown from the Golden Vision 2030 comprehensive plan…  Read more…

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U.S. 6 in Clear Creek Canyon backed up because of fatal wreck

By Noelle Phillips.  One man was killed Wednesday afternoon in a single-car wreck on U.S. 6 in Clear Creek Canyon…  Read more…

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John Johnson, Golden Fire volunteer, was a “firefighter’s firefighter”

By Josie Klemaier.  John William Johnson, a Golden Fire Department volunteer firefighter who also volunteered with West Metro, Roxborough and Fairmount fire districts, died July 2 after a battle with brain cancer…  Read more…

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Clear Creek reminder: No alcohol allowed

By Amy Woodward.  In just four days after restrictions were lifted on Clear Creek on June 26, Golden police officers handed out 13 citations for liquor possession along the Clear Creek corridor in the city…  Read more…

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Dancing on air

By Amy Woodward.  This year’s First Friday street fairs have become more entertaining with the addition of a nimble group of young ladies who are taking modern dance moves to new heights…  Read more…

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Can you name Colorado’s wealthiest families?

By L. Wayne Hicks.  The new issue of Forbes magazine ranks the wealthiest families in the United States for the first time, and found two dynasties with roots in Colorado…  Read more…

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Blue Moon Brewing Co. founder Keith Villa introduces new brews at pairing dinner

By Denise Lockwood.  Blue Moon Brewing Co. founder Keith Villa dished up tons of conversation at a beer and food pairing dinner…  Read more…

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Golden Library activities for adults, teens

Golden Library’s Tuesday Night Book Group will discuss…  Read more…

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Garage sale donations needed

The Rocky Mountain Quilt Museum is requesting donations for its garage sale on Aug. 23…  Read more…

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Volunteers needed for Snack-N-Wagon

Going into its second summer, the Golden Backpack Program’s Snack-N-Wagon will be serving free weekday lunches to children 18 years and younger at two locations in Golden from June 30 to Aug. 8…  Read more…

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Search for man who went missing in Golden in June yields nothing

By John Aguilar.  A search of Clear Creek in Golden on Tuesday failed to turn up any clues in the disappearance of a Canadian man last month…  Read more…

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Petition drive against Golden’s retail marijuana ban falls short

By Josie Klemaier.  The Golden residents who filed for a petition to repeal Golden’s ban on retail marijuana sales did not collect enough signatures…  Read more…

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Teens address drug use

By Amy Woodward.  High school students across Colorado are seeing the negative impacts of drug abuse among their peers…  Read more…

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Midnight in Paris

By Clarke Reader.  Paris has been the center of more than one artistic explosion over the years, and generation after generation have journeyed to the city to participate in their own pivotal epoch…  Read more…

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Life Scout upholds outdoor code of stewardship

By Amy Woodward.  Less than 8 percent of boys who enter scouting will go on to join the brotherhood of Eagle Scouts…  Read more…

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Celebrations

School Notes…  Read more…

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Mental Health First Aid free community classes

Mental Health First aid is an innovative, 8-hour course designed to give you the tools to recognize a range of mental health problems and the skills and confidence to help someone in a mental health crisis…  Read more…

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Half off kittens at Foothills Animal Shelter on July 9-12

Brighten up your Summer by bringing a new kitten into your home!  Read more…

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Golden Crime Blotter: Church elder harassed

Market robbed. Golden police reported to the Golden Farmers Market, 1019 10th St., on June 14 in response to a report of theft…  Read more…

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Ms. Colorado Senior America crowns a new queen: Golden resident Sharon Nuanes

By Debbie Buczkowski.  It’s official!   Ms. Sharon Nuanes, of Golden, Colorado was crowned Ms. Colorado Senior America 2014…  Read more… 

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Are you a deltiologist?

Deltiology is the study and collection of postcards…  Read more…

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Golden Parks and Rec offers tree climbing program

By Josie Klemaier.  When was the last time you climbed a tree?  Read more…

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News from Spot Brand: New bike, new engineer, new reps

GOLDEN, Colo. (BRAIN) — Spot Brand has some early July news to announce…  Read more…

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Golden Crime Blotter: Frightened men found hiding from tailgater

Suspicious tailgater…  Read more…

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Hwy 6 closes at Clear Creek Canyon after gravel truck rolls over

By Stephanie Wolf.  GOLDEN, Colo. — Highway 6 was closed early Tuesday afternoon after a gravel tractor-trailer rolled over in Clear Creek Canyon spilling gravel across the roadway…  Read more…

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Campus showcases high-performance buildings

Researchers at the Energy Department’s National Renewable Energy Laboratory (NREL) are transforming the way the world uses energy—and those transformations become apparent the moment one sets foot on the NREL campus in Golden, Colorado…  Read more…

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Golden, CO: Colorado Railroad Museum

Since we were going to Golden anyway for the Coors brewery tour, I wanted to stop by the Colorado Railroad Museum to check it out…  Read more…

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We Want Your Input on the Future of Downtown Golden

BACKGROUND INFORMATION

Downtown property owners, residents and businesses voted to create the Golden Downtown Development Authority (DDA) in the November 2013 election…  Read more…

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Community Center will be closed July 4

* Please note, the Community Center will be closed July 4 in observance of Independence Day...  Read more…

 

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First residents move into West 8th Apartments in Golden

Confluence Companies, a leader in the development and construction of luxury multifamily housing, is pleased to announce the first residents have started moving into West 8th Apartments in Golden…  Read more…

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Jeffco 5 falls short but resolves to keep fighting for better representation

(Golden, CO) – After a six-month, all-volunteer effort to collect enough petition signatures to put the Jeffco 5 question on the November 2014 ballot, representatives of Jeffco 5 Grassroots submitted approximately 10,000 signatures…  Read more…

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Sit back, enjoy the show, and leave fireworks to the professionals!

As the July 4th holiday approaches, the Golden Fire Department would like to remind citizens that the possession, sale/giving/furnishing and the use of ALL fireworks is prohibited by the City of Golden Fire Code…  Read more…

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