August 2014 Issue

  • Smokin’ Brew BBQ

    Bring the whole family to the Smokin’ Brew BBQ for a weekend of barbeque, cold beer, entertainment and lots of fun! Presented by the Cherry Creek Valley Rotary Club of Parker, The Smokin’ Brew BBQ is a Kansas City Barbecue Society (KCBS) sanctioned competition and Rocky Mountain Barbecue Association Cup event. This record setting community… [Continue Reading]

    Smokin’ Brew BBQ
  • SaddleUp! and Pack Your Bags…

    …the SaddleUp! Suitcase Party is Coming! Presented by Tempus Aircraft, on Friday, August 8th from 6-10pm, supporters of SaddleUp! Foundation will gather at the AeroColorado Hanger at Centennial Airport for the SaddleUp! Suitcase Party, a celebrated fundraiser benefiting the non-profit’s impressive equine assisted therapy program.  Guests will come dressed in Sophisticated Resort Wear, ready with… [Continue Reading]

    SaddleUp! and Pack Your Bags…
  • College: Healthy Eating 101

    by Darci Steiner If you are heading off to college soon you may want to make a copy of these nutrition tips to keep in your planner. Listed are ideas for eating healthy in the cafeteria and in your dorm room. These bullet points should help make healthy eating easier for you.    Keep a… [Continue Reading]

    College: Healthy Eating 101
  • BOOKENDS: The Deepest Secret by Carla Buckley

    In many ways Eve Lattimore lives a typical suburban life. She is married, has two beautiful children, and works part-time from home on a quiet cul-de-sac. What is vastly different for her is the constant concern she has for her son Tyler. He has a rare medical condition that makes him fatally sensitive to light.… [Continue Reading]

    BOOKENDS: The Deepest Secret by Carla Buckley
  • LOCAL AUTHOR SPOTLIGHT: My Best Friend Cy by Brynn Ward

    This is a true story written by 4-year-old Brynn Ward, told through her mom Jamie Ward, about losing their dog Cy. It is a fun-loving adventure through their friendship and what happens after her buddy Cy goes off to doggy heaven. It shows how they are best buddies and will always be best buddies no matter… [Continue Reading]

    LOCAL AUTHOR SPOTLIGHT: My Best Friend Cy by Brynn Ward

Also in this issue

BBQ_WEB

Smokin’ Brew BBQ

Bring the whole family to the Smokin’ Brew BBQ for a weekend of barbeque, cold beer, entertainment and lots of fun! Presented by the Cherry Creek Valley Rotary Club of Parker, The Smokin’ Brew BBQ is a Kansas City Barbecue Society (KCBS) sanctioned competition and Rocky Mountain Barbecue Association Cup event. This record setting community […]

SADDLEUP_WEB

SaddleUp! and Pack Your Bags…

…the SaddleUp! Suitcase Party is Coming! Presented by Tempus Aircraft, on Friday, August 8th from 6-10pm, supporters of SaddleUp! Foundation will gather at the AeroColorado Hanger at Centennial Airport for the SaddleUp! Suitcase Party, a celebrated fundraiser benefiting the non-profit’s impressive equine assisted therapy program.  Guests will come dressed in Sophisticated Resort Wear, ready with […]

COLLEGE_HEALTH_WEB

College: Healthy Eating 101

by Darci Steiner If you are heading off to college soon you may want to make a copy of these nutrition tips to keep in your planner. Listed are ideas for eating healthy in the cafeteria and in your dorm room. These bullet points should help make healthy eating easier for you.    Keep a […]

0714BOOKENDS_WEB

BOOKENDS: The Deepest Secret by Carla Buckley

In many ways Eve Lattimore lives a typical suburban life. She is married, has two beautiful children, and works part-time from home on a quiet cul-de-sac. What is vastly different for her is the constant concern she has for her son Tyler. He has a rare medical condition that makes him fatally sensitive to light. […]

0714LOCALAUTHOR_WEB

LOCAL AUTHOR SPOTLIGHT: My Best Friend Cy by Brynn Ward

This is a true story written by 4-year-old Brynn Ward, told through her mom Jamie Ward, about losing their dog Cy. It is a fun-loving adventure through their friendship and what happens after her buddy Cy goes off to doggy heaven. It shows how they are best buddies and will always be best buddies no matter […]

DCTASTE_WEB

The Taste Of Douglas County

The 12nd Annual Taste of Douglas County will be held on Thursday, August 21, 2014 at the Douglas County Events Center from 5-8PM. “Twelve years ago I realized that Douglas County had a fine selection of restaurants and decided to put on an event that would highlight many of those places to area residents,” said […]

TRACCOLIS_WEB

RESTAURANT REVIEW: Tricocci’s Family Restaurant

by Mike Waid To me, enjoying a meal out is more than just about the food. It is an opportunity to spend time with family and friends, try new things and support local families who own restaurants. Yes, we have many chains around town that serve a very similar fare, but the experience at locally […]