Golden city manager finalists share qualifications, visions with community members

June 29, 2022

By Corinne Westeman
Golden Transcript

Golden residents met their future city manager this week, as the four finalists had public events with residents and business community members June 27-28.

The City Council is scheduled to interview the finalists during a June 30 executive session, and will likely announce its hire at a July 12 meeting, according to city staff… Read more…

Column: The arts flourish in Golden

June 29, 2022

By John Akal
Golden Transcript

I don’t know if it’s the beautiful inspiring background we have, or something in the air and water, but in case you hadn’t noticed, Golden has become a place where all the arts really flourish. Whether it’s fine art, music, dance, theater or even poetry, there is always something artistic going on around town that can capture your imagination… Read more…

Don’t cry for Basic Kneads Pizza, which closes its Golden restaurant on Saturday

June 29, 2022

By Jonathan Shikes
Denver Post

Joel and Christen Bakken have seen a lot of restaurants go out of business over the last couple of years — and the public postings “are always so tragic,” they said. So when it came time for the couple to post the news that their own place, Basic Kneads Pizza in Golden, would close its doors, they wanted to take a different approach, one filled with a little more joy… Read more…

Goldenite Corner: Food photographer’s appetizing works on display at Golden History Museum

June 28, 2022

By Corinne Westeman
Golden Transcript

Don’t look at Rick Souders’ photos on an empty stomach.

The Golden-based food photographer has spent years working with corporate clients to craft images good enough to eat. So, it’s no wonder that many attendees at his exhibit’s June 23 reception left feeling hungry… Read more…

“Shop For A Cause” Event to be held on July 21st 5:00 – 8:00 pm

June 28, 2022

Your Hub

CAG (Christian Action Guild) is hosting a fundraising event “Shop For A Cause – A Boutique Experience”, to support their Nutritional Food Program/ Food Bank.

The event will be held Thursday, July 21st from 5:00 to 8:00 pm at CAG, located at 1401 Ford Street, Golden. Thanks to generous donations, attendees will be able to enjoy high end sustainable shopping with wine and appetizers… Read more…

Golden Residents to be Honored by AfricAid August 13 for Lasting Commitment to Girls’ Education

June 28, 2022

By Jessica Love
Your Hub

On August 13, Denver-based AfricAid will honor Golden residents Rick and Nina Shuyler at their annual Art & Soul gala, celebrating more than two decades of their deep, lasting commitment to education and life skills programming for Tanzanian girls… Read more…

COVID vaccine now available for infants over six months of age

June 27, 2022

Golden Transcript

On June 21, the Colorado Department of Public Health and Environment (CDPHE) updated its standing orders for the state to allow medical professionals to begin vaccinating the youngest members of the state’s population. 

According to CDPHE, this means COVID-19 vaccines are now available and strongly recommended for all Coloradans ages 6 months and older… Read more…

Golden Cancels Fireworks Display Due To Fire Danger

June 26, 2022

By Jennifer McRae
Denver Channel 4

GOLDEN, Colo. (CBS4)– The City of Golden has canceled its fireworks display due to fire danger but will continue with its annual 4th of July Festival in Lions Park. The festival is from 11 a.m. to 9:30 p.m…. Read more…

Celebrate the Fourth with Fire-Safe Festivities!

June 26, 2022

City of Golden

There will be no fireworks display this year in the City of Golden on Independence Day due to significant fire danger. This decision was made by the Golden City Council during the meeting on May 10 after consulting with the Golden Fire Department… Read more…

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