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Nuggets out in first round (again); Time for coaching change

May 1, 2011

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DENVER-For the seventh time in eight years, the Denver Nuggets’ season came to an end in the first round of the Western Conference Playoffs in Oklahoma City, Okla. The Nuggets, who led the Oklahoma City Thunder by nine points with less than four minutes to play, successfully self-destructed down the stretch run, managing to lose […]

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MiMOSA slays Boulder

April 21, 2011

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– BOULDER, Colo. – West coast dubstep/glitch artist, MiMOSA, invaded Boulder Saturday night, April 16, playing in front of a sold-out crowd at the Boulder Theater. In the past two years MiMOSA, who hails from San Francisco, has become an integral player in the electronic music scene. As his MySpace page describes, “MiMOSA takes the […]

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Senate passes House education bill

April 10, 2011

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DENVER- The Colorado State Senate voted 22-13 to pass HB 11-1126 Monday morning, April 4. The bill’s focus is to help encourage greater parent involvement in public schools, said bill co-sponsor Sen. Evie Hudak, D-Westminster. The bill requires parents to be notified and given the chance to get involved through meetings and public sessions, if […]

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School Counselor stands out

April 6, 2011

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Three years ago Green Mountain High School counselor Sandy Austin was named Colorado High School Counselor of the Year by the Colorado School Counselor Association (CSCA). Last month, three years later, Austin was again recognized, this time on a national level, being named one of the top 10 school counselors in the nation by the […]

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School board honors schools, individuals

March 10, 2011

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GOLDEN, Colo.- The Jefferson County Public Schools Board of Education honored several schools and individuals Thursday night, March 3. The board began the regular meeting with its customary preliminary schedule, before moving onto honors and recognition. Matt Cormier, executive director of educational teaching services, began the ceremony acknowledging 47 Jefferson County school libraries which had […]

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New look Nuggets spread hope

February 28, 2011

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  DENVER- The Denver Nuggets pulled off the unexpected Monday night Feb. 22, at the Pepsi Center. They won. In the first game since the blockbuster three-team trade that sent Carmelo Anthony, Chauncey Billups and three other Nuggets to the New York Knicks, Denver (33-25) defeated the Memphis Grizzlies (32-27) 120-107. “We feel like we […]

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City Council takes on “land speed record”

February 24, 2011

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City Council takes on “land speed record”

The Denver City Council met Monday night with a bare agenda and the intentions of a brief session.

After the traditional pledge of allegiance to start the council meeting, Council President Nevitt said the swiftness of the night’s meeting “may have an opportunity to beat a land speed record.”

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