Woodmoor has a poetic ring to it

By Rob Carrigan, robcarrigan1@gmail.com Somewhere about 458 B.C. Aeschylus figured out that “Time brings all things to pass.” Though announcements involving housing developments and...

The perfect opportunity to say thank you to veterans

By Rob Carrigan, robcarrigan1@gmail.com Originating as “Armistice Day” on Nov. 11, 1919, the first anniversary of the end of World War I. Congress...

Silently, as they pass

​by Jakob Aggers The students at Lewis-Palmer High School see her every day. They pass her as they enter the school. They notice her...

Pumpkin Giveaway Event Adds Fall Spark

Pumpkins, pumpkins and more pumpkins!  The Annual Free Pumpkin Giveaway, hosted by the Monument Professional Firefighters Local 4319, is celebrating its third...

Vote yes on 4A – An Opinion shared by many

 YES ON 4A WILL BUILD A NEEDED DISTRICT 38 SCHOOL It is no secret that I am quite biased regarding District 38 students...

I Work HARD To Build Relationships With my teenagers

Simply put, parenting is HardBeauty. I work hard at strengthening my relationship with my teenage children and my pseudo-kids too. I mean...
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Start with the Heart: Responding to Our Children’s Overwhelming Emotions with Love

I remember, at age 9, I declared I would never forget what it felt like to be 9. Each year after, I...

The center remains a top-notch training site for firefighters

By Rob Carrigan, robcarrigan1@gmail.com Today, if you wander through the area that surrounds Monument Rock and the nearby Monument Fire Center, it is...

Flame started at once and in a few minutes the building was in a...

By Rob Carrigan, robcarrigan1@gmail.com It has been attributed to Mark Twain, but he likely lifted it from others. Life is short. Break the Rules. Forgive...

Hidden Gems: Reservoirs above Palmer Lake

By Rob Carrigan, robcarrigan1@gmail.com One of the hidden local gems in the trail world of this area, the Palmer Lake Reservoir Trail begins...

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