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Distilling the best parts of life

A lot of ingredients are required to distill good, quality spirits. But one requirement is at the root of them all — passion. “I went to Kentucky and Tennessee to learn from the distillers there,” said Mitch Abate, distiller at Downslope …
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Residents give Lone Tree high marks in survey

The results are in, and Lone Tree continues to impress its residents. Every few years, Lone Tree sends a survey to its residents — 5,731 households in 2016 — to understand how the city is perceived. More than 21 percent, or 1,213 households, …
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Proud to be a new American

Dennis Reijnders' American-born wife Anna was about six months away from gaining Dutch citizenship when his job with a cell phone company was transferred to a different city in the Netherlands. But the couple, who met when Anna was going to …
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    • Class boosts health, outlook of people with cancer

      Sometimes, just one chair stand without assistance is the greatest victory, Sandy Dickman said. Dickman, a certified cancer exercise specialist and personal trainer for South Suburban Parks and Recreation, leads a group fitness class designed …

    • Douglas County School Board votes to increase pay for new teachers

      In an attempt to stay competitive with other school districts for new hires, the Douglas County Board of Education voted to raise the starting pay for teachers.

    • Wind Crest resident remembers time in the sky

      Bob Shiley climbs into his Cessna 172, a white four-door plane that sits in a hangar at Centennial Airport. He clicks on an iPad that sits in the middle of the steering wheel and pulls up an intricate map of the sky. “It keeps you young trying …

    • School board votes to support concealed carry legislation in schools

      The Douglas County Board of Education voted Feb. 7 to support a pair of bills now being considered in the state Legislature that would allow people, including teachers, with a concealed carry permit to carry a handgun on campuses. By a 4-3 vote, …

    • My name is... Kenneth Burson

      Finding a way to Denver I am from Omaha, Nebraska. My dad was a pilot in the Air Force. I went to Creighton University for my undergrad for dentist school. At Creighton, I met some Denver friends and that really drew me out here. I joined on with …