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Lakewood, Colorado is located in Jefferson County. Zip codes in Lakewood, CO include 80227, 80232, and 80226. The median home price in Lakewood is $290,000 which is roughly $174/per square foot. More Lakewood information.

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Yesterday | Denver Post

Riders get chance to hop on historic restored trolley car in Lakewood

When it was first installed, Denver's electric rail transit system had hundreds of miles of tracks and changed the way people lived, worked and played.

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Mon Jul 28, 2014

Denver Post

Jefferson County shooting range work group recommends Arvada site

The Jefferson County Board of County Commissioners has asked Jeffco Open Space to contact the city of Arvada to gauge its interest in an outdoor shooting range there run by the county.

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Sat Jul 26, 2014

Denver Post

Thousands flock to LoDo as Union Station opens to the public

When the 94-year-old's daughter knocked on the door of her Lakewood home, Brown thought they were headed to a movie.

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Fri Jul 25, 2014

CW2 Colorado KWGN-TV

Families displaced by apartment fire must pay full rent or face eviction

Flames forced residents of the Ridgemoor Apartments at 693 Urban Court in Lakewood to flee their homes the morning of June 30. A smoker by an oxygen tank on the 6th floor is to blame.

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Wed Jul 23, 2014

Denver Post

Lakewood man sentenced to 18 years on gun and drug convictions

A Lakewood man with a long criminal record was sentenced on Tuesday to 18 years in federal prison following gun and drug convictions in April, the Colorado U.S. Attorney's Office said.

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Tue Jul 22, 2014

Denver Post

Grassroots effort helped bring car2go car-share into Jefferson County

Almost immediately after car2go arrived in Denver last June, Doug Wells and other members of Belmar Sustainable Neighbors began a grassroots campaign to bring the car-sharing service to Lakewood.

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Denver Post

Communities move to regulate where electronic cigarettes can be used

Electronic cigarettes and vaporizers, which have experienced an explosive growth in popularity in the last few years, are beginning to face stiff resistance in Colorado as an increasing number of communities crack down on the battery-powered devices.

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Mon Jul 21, 2014

Greeley Tribune

Tributes for July 22

He married Gladys Schiller on Sept. 1, 1962. They lived and raised their three sons in Lakewood.

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Sun Jul 20, 2014

Business Journal

Legal pot in Colorado draws questions at conservative summit

While many in the Republican Party opposed passage of Amendment 64, the measure legalizing marijuana sales in Colorado, possible changes in key political seats do not necessarily mean the end of recreational pot, said those in attendance at the three-day Western Conservative Summit, which ended Sunday in Denver.

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Sat Jul 19, 2014

Greeley Tribune

Sunday poker tournament to benefit Windsor teen injured in car crash

A poker tournament today in Lakewood will benefit a Windsor teenager who suffered a traumatic brain injury in a June car crash in Greeley.

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Denver Post

Ben Carson calls on conservatives to revive country

Rising political star Ben Carson opened Friday night's Western Conservative Summit in Denver by saying that "Republicans, Democrats, people of faith and people of common sense" must start working together.

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Fri Jul 18, 2014

Denver Post

Lakewood: suspect in boy's murder to be sentenced in unrelated sex assault

There was only one explanation for such a peculiarity: her insatiably curious, intrepid fisherman son Jakeob had once again gone to his favorite pond on the Bear Valley Greenbelt in Lakewood only a mile from their apartment.

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KKTV

Bodies Of Missing Father-And-Son Hikers Found On Mt. Evans

The months-long search for a missing father and son in the Colorado mountains ended tragically Thursday with the announcement that their bodies had been recovered.

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Intermountain Jewish News

Historic Isaac Solomon Synagogue returned due to insufficient funds

The Isaac Solomon Synagogue, once the spiritual center of the Jewish Consumptives' Relief Society, has been turned over to its owner by the foundation that sought for years to restore and repurpose the historic structure.

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Thu Jul 17, 2014

Denver Post

Baker appeals order to provide gay wedding cakes

A suburban Denver baker has appealed an order from the Colorado Civil Rights Commission that requires him to prepare wedding cakes for gay couples.

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Denver Post

Part of Bear Creek trail in Lakewood closed for concrete work

A map of Bear Creek Lake Park shows the part of the trail that will be closed, wouth of the reservoir.

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Denver Post

Evergreen Arts Alive, Summerfest highlight creative district goal

Mackenzie Rauch, 5, works on an art project July 10 at an Art in the Park event in Evergreen.

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Denver Post

Complaints low one year after Lakewood expands urban ag

Their enclosure next to a house in the 1800 block of South Youngfield Place includes terraces cut into a small hill and a custom mini-barn with separate sleeping and milking areas.

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Wed Jul 16, 2014

Denver Westword

Marijuana: Lakewood bans pot businesses, but voters could allow retail shops

Lakewood has become the latest city in Colorado to ban cannabis businesses. But voters will decide in November if retail marijuana shops should be allowed.

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Tue Jul 15, 2014

Denver Post

Lakewood voters to decide fate of retail marijuana stores

"Growers can't compete in an industrialized market that handles cannabis as just another agricultural commodity, but they could build on the global renown of locally grown marijuana, and follow the example set by the wine and liquor industries," writes Andreas Mink.

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Flash Flood Watch for Jefferson County was issued at July 30 at 12:19PM MDT

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