March 27, 2015

The Heat is ON St. Patricks Day weekend in Parker CO

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St. Patrick’s Day has become a celebration of Irish culture in which people of all backgrounds take part in the festivities, which often include alcohol. But far too often, St. Patrick’s Day celebrations end in tragedy because of drunk driving. Whether your plans include gathering with friends at the local pub, hosting a party, or attending […]

Christmas Tree Recycling in Parker CO

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The Town of Parker will host its fourth annual Christmas Tree recycling program from Dec. 26 through Jan. 25 for Parker residents. This year’s drop-off site will again be the east paved Salisbury Park ballfields parking lot, at 11920 Motsenbocker Rd., and available to residents only. Christmas Tree Recycling December 26 2014 – January 26, 2015 […]

Parker Home Town Heroes

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We are going to be using this space to recognize our own home time heroes who do good in our community. If you know of someone who should be recognized, please let us know. Scholastic’s Kid Reporter is Parker’s own Amyla Posey! The award-winning Scholastic News Kids Press Corps™ today welcomed 32 new Kid Reporters, […]

RelyLocal Parker – Closed

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My good friend Michael Harrity a partner in business & crime for what seems like many years but is really only a few… is closing the doors at the end of October on Rely Local Douglas County. He has tirelessly worked for businesses in Parker promoting them through social media, and by word of mouth […]

Free Movies in the Park at O’Brien Park on Mainstreet

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The Parker Chamber is excited to present Movies in the Park for the summer of 2014 This much anticipated event is over a decade old and appeals to Parker residents of all ages. You are asked to bring blankets and lawn chairs to enjoy the show which starts at dusk. It’s also not a bad […]

Places to watch the Super Bowl game and Tailgate party recipes

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Parker CO has 5 great sports bars with  specials going on. Brick House Tap + Tavern has the most TV’s per person in all of Douglas County. They are sure to have a Super Bowl Special along with the most Colorado microbrews in Parker CO Tailgate Tavern invites folks to watch the game on their big […]

Douglas County School Board Election Information 2013

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A very important and hotly contested school board race is happening NOW in our county. Ballots have been mailed and you should have them this week.  2013 Douglas County Election Results These locations are ONLY for Ballot by Mail Drop-off.  Douglas County offers several drop-off locations for the 2013 Election.  These sites are not Voter Service and […]

Firefighters Fundraiser today a true best of Parker story

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Several firefighters that are working on the front lines of the Waldo Canyon fire in Colorado Springs this week call Parker home. Cory Piper is just one of those brave firefighters who is serving our community faithfully. His wife, kids and their friends knew that everyone wanted to help so she asked her husband what […]

Parker partners with RTD Call-n-Ride program free bus rides

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The Town is partnering with the RTD Call-n-Ride program to offer FREE bus rides in Parker June 15 through Sept. 28, 2012 courtesy of the Town of Parker. Free Bus Rides June 15 – September 28 2012 Call-n-Ride is a personalized bus service that travels within select areas in Parker.  Schedule your free ride to work, […]

South Metro Childrens Theater a collaboration of Lone Tree and PACE Center

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Last week, the Lone Tree Arts Center (LTAC) and the Parker Arts, Culture and Events (PACE) Center unveiled plans to “Collaborate for Creativity.” Forming the new South Metro Children’s Theatre in partnership with Starkey Productions, the two venues have joined forces to provide more programming options to children in the Denver metro area. “So many local school districts […]