Arts, Culture, Entertainment

A Proclamation on Asian American and Native Hawaiian/Pacific Islander Heritage Month, 2021

April 30, 2021 This May, during Asian American and Native Hawaiian/Pacific Islander Heritage Month, we recognize the history and achievements of Asian Americans, Native Hawaiians, and Pacific Islanders (AANHPIs) across our Nation.  In the midst of a difficult year of pain and fear, we reflect on the tradition of leadership, resilience, and courage shown by …

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The Apron Chronicles: A Patchwork of American Recollections

BY LISA J. SHULTZ This traveling exhibit will be at History Colorado Center, 1200 N. Broadway in Denver until May 31. I stumbled on this exhibit by accident when touring the center on a recent Sunday afternoon. When I stepped into the atrium, I noticed a large ball made of twill tape commonly used to …

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Creek Pitcher Alexandra Gruitch earns a full-ride to the University of Maine

When we last saw Alexandra (Alex) Gruitch (Villager Newspaper, Volume 36, Number 28, May 31, 2018), daughter of Jeff and Elise Gruitch and granddaughter of Villager favorite Edie Marks, she had just finished her freshman year at Cherry Creek High School having earned a varsity letter in fastpitch softball. On December 16, Alex signed a …

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