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Lamm Opened Doors To The Black Community Editor: I recently read an article in Colorado Politics about the Black community being angry with former Colorado Gov. Richard Lamm. It lacked many key elements, which I need to explain to give historic perspective. I served with Lamm in the state legislature and...

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Mayor Hancock, State and Educational Leaders Dedicate Building to Lifetime Activist, Anna Jo Garcia Haynes Last month, Mayor Hancock, joined by city, state and educational leaders, dedicated one of the Mile High Early Learning centers to lifetime civil rights activist and advocate for early childhood education, Anna Jo Garcia Haynes....

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Five Points Lion Club Presents Community Appreciation Day The Denver Five Points Lion Club presents the annual Community Appreciation Day on Sunday, August 5 from 11 a.m. to 4 p.m. at the California Park East Apartments, 2770 California St. in Denver. There will be free school supplies, hot dogs, chips...

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Jason Shankle Receive Community Service Award Jason Shankle, MA became the first therapist from Denver to receive the National 2018 Community Service Award from the Association ofBlack Psychologist  in recognition of his positive impact on the welfare of the African American Community. Shankle is the CEO/founder of Inner Self Wisdom, LLC,...

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Jurassic World: Fallen Kingdom By Laurence Washington After the first two Jurassic Park films, you would think that during an InGen Company board meeting that somebody would raise their hand and say, “Excuse mesir/madam, making dinosaurs is a bad idea. In fact, doubling down and making super dinosaurs is an...

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Oops! DUS Misquotes Student Editor: Thank you so much to Ruby Jones on the piece she wrote about the three girls traveling to Japan. Although one of the quotes was incorrectly quoted for my daughter Briana Thomas, it is a wonderful article and I’m glad that the girls were able...

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 Oceans 8 By Jon Rutledge We have been short on good Heist films and Ocean’s 8 fills that void. Fairly new write Olivia Milch (Dude) and Gary Ross (The Hunger Games, Big) use the classic heist format and bring a new chapter to the Ocean’s Franchise. The best part of...

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Langley Scholarship Foundation Presents The 2018 Recipients Drs. Joseph and Alice Langley hosted an awards reception at the home of the Langley’s on Sunday, May 20. In the presence of their parents, Michaela Conway and Austen Yarosh were the recipients of 2018 Langley Scholarship Foundation and were presented a $1,000...

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 Eric Williams, Former FBI Agent and U.S. Navy Veteran, Named As Deputy Director of the Department of Public Safety Mayor Michael B.Hancock  announced the appointment of Eric Williams as Denver’s new Deputy Director of the Department of Public Safety. Coming to Denver from the Federal Bureau of Investigation (FBI) in...

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The Colorado Black Arts Festival Presents “The Art of Knowing” The Colorado Black Arts Festival (CBAF) presents “The Art of Knowing,” on Friday, July 13 from noon to 8 p.m. and on Saturday, July 14 and Sunday, July 15 from 10 a.m. to 7 p.m. The Youth Fest featuring fun-filled...