AURORA | The digital letters scrawled across the front of the light rail trains that have been coursing through Aurora in recent months will finally swap out that “test train” text for “Lincoln” or “Peoria” next week when the new R Line, a 22-mile stretch of light rail connecting Aurora to Denver International Airport and the […]
It’s hard to come up with a better partner with whom to celebrate Valentine’s Day weekend than Cole Porter
For decades we have failed to overhaul an immigration system that has not evolved with a changing global economy. America’s needs have shifted and we need immigration laws that match the economic realities of 2016
For science teacher Jennifer Nass-Fukai, she said there’s a lot the numbers don’t show. At Cherry Creek’s Overland High School, where 76 percent of the students aren’t white and more than half qualify for free and reduced lunch prices, there’s problems that predominantly white and wealthy school districts don’t face, she said.
Colorado can no longer even get capital convictions. Even a case as repulsive as the Aurora theater shootings have been unable to persuade a jury to murder the convict for his horrific crime. The only thing that adds up from these cases is the massive bill taxpayers must pony up to prosecute a death penalty case, just to lose it. And even if there’s a win, the exorbitant expense of decades of appeals and special prison accommodations only compounds the folly
Police said they tried to arrest a man at about 7:30 a.m. in connection with domestic violence charges, and the stand-off began. Businesses are closed in the area and police have shut down Peoria Street from East Cornell Avenue to Parker Road, according to police Twitter
We’ve all been sucking it up as we’ve suffered through the very real abuse inflicted by Republican health care legislation, Democratic health care legislation and entities that have wagged both those dogs for decades. Coffman and other congressmen can suck it up and show up at town meetings to get an earful, first-hand about how serious the health-care issue is, and how wrong they might be about how to change it
Coffman Spokesman Daniel Bucheli said the congressman will hold a minimum of two phone conversations in March, although more could be added depending on next month’s congressional vote calendar, which has yet to be released.
Long have the bigger and richer city folks sniffed at our town. And elected and highly paid leaders have long pushed back with facts, rebuttals, marginal memes and a ton of cash. You can guess how effective it’s all been