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Highlands Ranch BOB 2015

Penny Parker

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


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Featured Events
March 3, Highlands Ranch Library, 9292 S Ridgeline Blvd, Highlands Ranch, CO
March 4 - 7, Rock Canyon High School, 5810 McArthur Ranch Road, Highlands Ranch, CO
March 9, Festive Cup Coffee, 50 W. Springer Dr., Highlands Ranch, CO
March 12, Metro District Parks, Recreation & Open Space Service Center, 3280 Redstone Park Circle, Highlands Ranch, CO
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A moving performance in Highlands Ranch

It’s the Year of the Sheep, and about 580 people braved a snowy, cold weekend to celebrate the Chinese New Year on Feb. 21. The Great Wall Chinese Academy, which has about 80 students, ages preschool to high school, said Mei Cheng, the school’s …
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Wish Week off to rousing start

Rock Canyon High School kicked off its annual Wish Week with a rally so loud and spirited it astounded the Wish Week family. “We're just overwhelmed,” said Jennifer Griffin, whose son Jeremy was chosen as this year's Rock Canyon Wish Week …
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School district explains snow-day decisions

The Douglas County School District's Facebook page flamed with angry messages the snowy morning of Feb. 26. “I thought safety was a priority for DCSD; guess not!” “DCSD = Don't Call Snow Days.” “Valor and Regis are closed. I guess …
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Heritage coach Steph Rogers encourages her players to ignore the scoreboard. Arvada coach Justin Carpenter uses team-building activities. Lopsided scores in high school basketball this season, particularly in the girls game, have presented …