Mental Health is Golden

March 4, 2024

A Dialogue on Mental Health

Submitted by Rotary Club of Golden

Golden United,  Jefferson Center, the City of Golden, and Golden Community Partners are co-hosting a Mental Health 101 presentation to familiarize Golden community members with mental health issues and available resources as well as discuss future mental health activities. Join our discussion on April 3rd from 6-7:45pm and be part of the launch of events to address mental health topics in the community! Read more…

Mines basketball teams celebrate Senior Night, kick off postseason

March 4, 2024

By Corinne Westeman
Golden Transcript

Just as they have for the past several years, the Colorado School of Mines senior basketball players put their blood, sweat and tears into their final home games… Read more…

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Goldenite Corner: Author shares experiences as Lookout Mountain firefighter, rescuer

March 2, 2024

By Corinne Westeman
Golden Transcript

When asking Joanne Greenberg about her life, she’ll say: “Anything good that happened to me, I fell backwards into.”

A friend convinced Greenberg to join the Lookout Mountain Fire Department with her in 1972, and they became its first two female firefighters, according to Greenberg… Read more…

City of Golden, CO, Expands OpenGov Partnership to Fast Track Permitting, Licensing, and Procurement

March 1, 2024
EIN Presswire

COLORADO, UNITED STATES, March 1, 2024 / — Facing the challenges of a manual, paper-based procurement system and the need for a modern permitting portal, the City of Golden, CO, embarked on a journey to find a modern solution that could address its needs. After a comprehensive search, the City chose to partner with OpenGov, the leader in cloud software solutions purpose-built for the public sector… Read more…

Avenue Flashes: An extra day to the year

March 1, 2024

By John Akal
Golden Transcript

Today is February 29. It’s a Leap Year. We get to add an extra day to the year. That always makes me think about all the people born on this day. Do they only get to celebrate their birthdays once every few years or do they have to pick Feb. 28 or March 1 in the regular years? Probably one of the latter, but it has to be confusing for everyone… Read more…

Coming Attractions: Miners Alley takes audiences to a modern Algonquin

March 1, 2024

By Clarke Reader
Golden Transcript

If you set a play in a senior facility, most people probably would expect something either really sad or overly saccharine. But that’s not what audiences will get at Paul Stroili’s “A Jukebox for the Algonquin.” Read more…

Jeffco Open Space to buy land between Apex, Windy Saddle parks

March 1, 2024

By Corinne Westeman
Golden Transcript

Some Golden-area parks and trails will get bigger and better over the next few years.

Jefferson County Open Space is moving forward with several plans for local parks, including buying a 58-acre property to connect Apex and Windy Saddle Parks… Read more…

Golden Minerals Stops Mining Operations at its Velardeña Properties

February 29, 2024

Business Wire

GOLDEN, Colo.–(BUSINESS WIRE)–Golden Minerals Company (“Golden Minerals,” “Golden” or the “Company”) (NYSE-A: AUMN and TSX: AUMN) has announced that it has elected to stop operations at its Velardeña Properties, located in Durango State, Mexico… Read more…

Donation drive for pets honors fallen K-9 Graffit

February 29, 2024

By Greg Nieto
Fox 31 News

GOLDEN, Colo. (KDVR) — The Jefferson County Sheriff’s Office is partnering with a statewide pet pantry to honor a fallen K-9.

A year ago, K-9 Graffit was shot and killed in the line of duty near the Colorado School of Mines campus… Read more…