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Alpaca ranch opens greener pastures

It's difficult to immediately see the most distinguishing traits of a ranch perched on a hilly, seven-acre spread on Parker's eastern fringe. It's a stone's throw from busy East Mainstreet and is occupied by peculiar-looking creatures that pick …
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Town wants tax increase for parks and rec

The Town of Parker is planning to ask voters this November for a half-percent tax increase for parks and recreation improvements. According to a proposed ordinance, the town wants approval to increase the sales and use tax and “incur debt to …
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Parker Farmer's Market: A healthy taste of heaven

The vibrant spread of freshly picked produce is arranged just so. Neatly stacked, piled in miniature buckets. By the way things are going, however, it won't last long. The festival just down Mainstreet certainly isn't hurting business, says Mario …
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The Club’s annual summer picnic will be held at the Allen House Pavilion (64th and Quail) on Wednesday, July 15, from 4 to 8 p.m.
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Mike Brookhart was a three-sport standout who graduated in 1979 from Cherry Creek High School. Despite his talent, Brookhart wouldn’t have become a four-year baseball letterman and team captain at the University of Northern Colorado if not for …
Ann Macari Healey

Ann is taking a hiatus from her column. Click here to read some of her previous columns.

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Penny Parker

On the go and in the know Penny Parker's "Mile High Life" column 

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Featured Events
Today, Philip S. Miller Library, Castle Rock Bank Room East, 100 S. Wilcox Street, Castle Rock, CO
Saturday, Castlewood Canyon State Park, 2989 S. Highway 83, Franktown, Colorado
July 14, Claire Mulholland, 221 Cantril St., Castle Rock, CO
July 14, Douglas County Libraries Parker, 10851 S. Crossroads Dr, Parker, Colorado