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Englewood breaks ground for new police building

The first dig was symbolic at the groundbreaking event for construction on Englewood's new police station, but the gratitude was palpable. “It's exciting because it's kind of a new era for us,” … more

As many large retailers struggle, cities seek solutions

As old-guard retailers shutter stores and lay off workers in the face of shifting consumer habits, Colorado municipalities are in a precarious position due to an unusual tax structure that depends … more

Pirates girls prepare for hoops season

The sound of basketballs being dribbled echoed off the Englewood High School gymnasium walls during a practice session as the young Pirate girls basketball team prepared for the upcoming season. “We are a very young team this season, as almost … more

Teenager pleads guilty to second-degree murder of chef in Englewood

One of two teenagers accused of killing an Englewood man in 2016 has pleaded guilty to second-degree murder in criminal court. The other suspect was denied on a request to be tried in juvenile … more

My Name Is: Jonah Gomez

Born and raised in Englewood. I’m a professional artist — I do handpainted pieces, giant, small. Anything somebody comes up with, I can do. I’ve done a lot of murals for businesses on South Broadway: the Paradox Lounge, the … more

Works of local artists on display

The paintings, photos, sculptures, embroidery and woodcarvings on display at the Malley Senior Recreation Center are mediums local amateur artists use to create the works they entered in the Englewood Art Exhibit. This is the 12th year the city has … more

5 things to know about Opera Colorado

The Oxford Station area is about to get an artsy tinge as Opera Colorado’s offices relocate from central Denver to Englewood this fall. The organization that’s brought opera performances to Colorado for more than three decades is expected to … more

Queen City Jazz Band set to play at Littleton church

Littleton United Methodist Church, 5894 S. Datura St., Littleton, begins its 25th season of its delightful Fine Arts Series with a free concert featuring the upbeat Queen City Jazz Band at 7 p.m. Oct. 6. The traditional jazz band has drawn fans … more

Cove goes to the dogs

The Pirates Cove pool enjoyed by people throughout the summer became a playground for dogs during the Sept. 9 Doggie Plunge. Englewood turns the water park on West Belleview Avenue over to the dogs at the end of each season for the plunge. The … more

'He was a true Rotarian and a true citizen'

Frank Sargent, 89, remembers the time, years ago, when an Englewood preschool program that distributed food and clothing was financially struggling. He approached Peter Neidecker to ask if he knew someone who could help. "Peter, I'm coming to you … more

'Spaceship bank' marks 50 years of iconic architecture

Hundreds of people attended the 50th anniversary celebration of the uniquely shaped bank building at 3501 S. Broadway in Englewood that was designed by famous architect Charles Deaton. Community Banks of Colorado now occupies the “spaceship … more

Bronco and Gravity car was preserved through local efforts

The Cherrelyn horsecar, an important part of Englewood history, stands fully restored in the lobby of the civic center because a number of residents wanted to see it saved and displayed where everyone could see it. The 1980s restoration project … more

Suspect arrested in Englewood home-invasion shooting

Englewood police have arrested a man in connection with a Labor Day shooting in which the suspect allegedly entered a home through the front door and shot a male occupant. Englewood police, with … more

Englewood location part of latest round of Kmart closures

As the national downturn for the chain — and retail in general — continues, the Kmart at South Broadway and West Belleview Avenue in Englewood will close in mid-November, its parent … more

Man killed near Walgreens in Englewood; suspect arrested

An Englewood resident was killed near the Walgreens at 123 E. Belleview Ave. the night of Aug. 8, and police have arrested a suspect on a charge of first-degree murder. more

Caregiver honored for making clients’ lives better

Before Michael Shelby’s help, Christine Classick missed the “old” husband she had before the accident. Her husband, 63-year-old Nick Classick, was traveling for business when he had a heart attack in an airport. He fell, hit his head and … more

Independence Day brings sprawling crowd to parks

All day on July 4, long lines of vehicles and people moved into Cornerstone and Belleview parks to claim a spot for the activities as well as a good view of the fireworks. “This is our third year here at this park,” Josh Kennedy said as he … more

Carjacking sparks high-speed chase; one suspect killed by police

A high-speed chase that began with a carjacking in Littleton ended with one suspect dead and another in critical condition in a south Denver industrial district in the early morning hours of June 30. more

Littleton carjacking suspect arrested in California

A man accused of a carjacking in Littleton has been apprehended in California. Littleton police responded to a report of menacing at Church Avenue and Prince Street about 10 a.m. June 23. Two … more
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