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  1. Man who torched Lakewood home of ex-girlfriend found guiltyRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday | Denver Post

    A man who torched a Lakewood home in early-morning hours - as 14 people slept inside - has been found guilty of multiple counts of arson. Christopher Magana, 28, was convicted of 18 counts of arson by a Jefferson County jury Tuesday, according to the district attorney's office.

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  2. Students give back by building lending libraries for low-income schoolsRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Feb 22 | Denver Post

    Second-grade students help Sherri Villalobos, 17, right, and other students from Rise Up Community High School on Feb. 13, 2017 fill the shelves in a little-free-library that the high school student built for the second-graders and other students at the Charles M. Schenck Community School in Denver. Kate Sneed needed a way to engage her geometry students at RiseUp Community School and found the perfect project: building lending libraries for underserved elementary schools in low-income neighborhoods.

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  3. Ice in the winter, beer in the summer: Skyline Park could pull year round double dutyRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Feb 22 | Denver Post

    Simon Tice and Dominic Spinale 28 get in some some ice skating February 2, 2017 at the Southwest Rink at Skyline Park. After another successful season with the Southwest Ice Rink at Skyline Park, the Downtown Denver Partnership is hoping to add a more permanent entertainment fixture on its park along the 16th Street Mall.

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  4. 40 West ARTline gains ground in LakewoodRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Feb 22 | Denver Post

    Working on projects in his studio in Lakewood, Sean Doherty will be one of the artists that will be featured in the new 40 West Arts Loop in Lakewood. Lakewood's soon-to-be 4-mile art trail is moving forward after the city and the 40 West Arts District finalized its route and settled on a new name for what could be one of the city's most notable amenities.

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  5. Two high-ranking gang members get life in prison for 2015 Lakewood slaying, DA saysRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Feb 22 | Denver Post

    Police tactical units puts a man in custody at Denver West Inn on West Colfax Avenue in Lakewood, May 27, 2015. Two high-ranking gang members who were convicted of first-degree murder in the 2015 Lakewood slaying of a man have each been sentenced to life in prison, Jefferson County prosecutors say.

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  6. Lakewood crime blotter: Woman caught peeing in parking lotRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Feb 21 | Denver Post

    Woman caught peeing in parking lot. On Feb. 7, a woman was seen by staff at Walmart, 7455 W. Colfax Ave., with her pants down and urinating in the parking lot.

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  7. Adams County coroner identifies Lakewood man slain in Thornton shootingRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Feb 17 | Denver Post

    SWAT officers secure the area around a parking lot at Renaissance Apartments where a man was shot and killed early Monday morning, Feb. 13, 2017. Police handcuffed two people they called persons of interest in the shooting that happened at 3:41 a.m. Adams County authorities have identified the 31-year-old Lakewood man fatally shot early Monday near a large apartment complex in Thornton.

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  8. Denver Federal Center's Downing Reservoir restoration set to be finished in MayRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Feb 16 | Denver Post

    Work on the Downing Reservoir at the Denver Federal Center in Lakewood is in its final stages and should be complete by May, according a project manager at the site. Construction began on the pond, visible near West Sixth Avenue and Kipling Street in March of last year and has removed 340,000 tons of soil from the area, carried by 14,000 trucks during the process.

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  9. Lakewood crime blotter: Sleight of hand scamRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Feb 14 | Denver Post

    Sleight of hand scam. On Feb. 1, Lakewood police responded to Chick-fil-A, 565 S. Vance St. , on a report of a theft.

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  10. Lakewood's Fleet Maintenance Division gets new certificationRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Feb 14 | Denver Post

    Mechanics work on the hydraulic lift on a snow plow at Lakewood Fleet Maintenance in Lakewood on February 7, 2017. Lakewood's fleet maintenance division recently received new certification.

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  11. Wash Park Loop improvements likely to start in the springRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Feb 13 | Denver Post

    Nearly two years after recommendations came down , changes are on the way for the 2.2-mile Washington Park Loop, a popular route for walkers and cyclists who use the park. Denver Parks and Recreation met with residents and park users last month and made final recommendations that will go out to bid very shorty and work will likely start sometime in the spring.

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  12. Sound Off: The Denver Post opinion newsletter: Feb. 13, 2017Read the original story w/Photo

    Monday Feb 13 | Denver Post

    This is the first edition of The Denver Post's Sound Off newsletter. Every Monday, we will deliver to your inbox a roundup of what we've been publishing on the opinion pages over the past week, including both print and online .

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  13. Lakewood term limits discussion will not affect councilwomanRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Feb 13 | Denver Post

    Lakewood City Council will delay voting on any clarifying language regarding term limits in the city's charter, but any changes will not affect Councilwoman 's ability to run in November. The council discussed the matter during a study session Feb. 6 as a follow-up to a contentious Jan. 23 hearing that featured talk of lawsuits and Johnson accusing Mayor Adam Paul and city attorney Tim Cox of having a political agenda against her.

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  14. Disappearance of Lakewood paramedic remains a mystery six months laterRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Feb 13 | Denver Post

    Lakewood police now say his cell phone has been silent, bank accounts untouched, and credit cards unused since he left. And their concern for his safety is growing.

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  15. Edward Tipper, one of the few remaining in the "Band of Brothers," has died at age 95Read the original story w/Photo

    Friday Feb 10 | Denver Post

    After an early life filled with derring do, hero in the Battle of Normandy settled into life of teaching in Lakewood Edward Tipper is honored by David Martinon, Consul General of France in Los Angeles , during a program hosted by The Greatest Generations Foundation at the Daniels Fund in Denver June 8, 2011. PFC Tipper was presented with the National Order of the Legion of Honor by the Government of France, the highest honor France bestows on its citizens and foreign nationals.

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  16. Lakewood and Morrison approve new plan for Rooney ValleyRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Feb 8 | Denver Post

    This 2008 file photo shows a biker sails past the painted side wall of the Morrison Inn on Bear Creek Ave. in Rooney Valley. The new Rooney Valley master plan, paving the way for development on land along C-470, was approved by Lakewood City Council and Morrison's Town Board this week.

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  17. Lakewood surveys residents to develop parks and recreation planRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Feb 7 | Denver Post

    Lakewood is looking to put a fresh face on its 2008 community resources master plan and the public will have the opportunity to play a key role in how the future of the city's parks and recreation facilities evolve over the next decade. The city will spend the next few months gathering data from surveys and putting together a new plan that should have a shelf life of five to eight years to bring the people what they want to see out of its parks and recreation facilities.

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  18. Lakewood crime blotter: He took it outRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Feb 7 | Denver Post

    He took it out. On Sept. 4, 2016, Lakewood police responded to call claiming a man had exposed himself to a woman who was selling things.

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  19. 16 travel options for skiers who don't want to drive to Colorado's slopesRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Feb 7 | Denver Post

    President's Day ski traffic backed up on the on ramp to I-70 eastbound at US Hwy 40 in Empire, CO on Monday, February 17, 2014. A new online guide , put together by the CoPIRG Foundation and Snowriders International, was announced Tuesday and includes information about trains, buses, ride-share options and shuttles from Denver International Airport.

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  20. Lakewood animal control officers rescue injured birds near Bear Creek Lake ParkRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Feb 3 | Denver Post

    Owl with broken jaw and a red-tailed hawk that might have flown into power lines were taken to a rehabilitation center The birds, a red-tailed hawk and an owl, were rescued in the Bear Creek Lake Park area after residents called about the injured pair, according to a post in the Lakewood weekly newsletter. Officers found a red-tailed hawk that "might have flown into power lines" although there were no visible signs of injury, the city said.

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