One year later: economic impact of the Abraham Accords

Retired local physician Dr. Herzl Melmed recently discussed the impact of the Abraham Accords in a presentation to the local chapter of Hadassah, a charitable organization that supports the renowned Hadassah Medical Center of Israel that provides medical and surgical care to 1.5 million people annually and where Jewish and Arab medical personnel famously work …

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LETTERS 10-21-21

Vote no on Greenwood Village Ballot Issue 2B In looking at the ballot issues, I am concerned with the vague wording of Ballot Issue 2B.  The Greenwood Village City Council wants to amend the Home Rule Charter to no longer publish new laws in the local newspaper. They suggest they MAY use an electronic publication. This will require the …

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Aurora City Council at large candidates answer questions at forum

On September 30, five of the six candidates running for Aurora City Council at large participated in a virtual candidate’s forum sponsored by the Aurora Chamber of Commerce, League of Women Voters of Arapahoe and Douglas Counties (LWV), Aurora Women’s Club, 9News, Sentinel Colorado and Telemundo Denver. Vicki Harimon of LWV moderated. Kara Mason (Sentinel …

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BARBWIRE BOB – Ramblin’ around the corral with Bob Sweeney

It seems that the Broncos don’t get rolling until the last quarter. Another disappointing loss on Sunday.  Teddy Bridgewater does not seem to be the same player since he suffered his concussion.  The defense allowed 34 points and that wasn’t all Bridgewater’s fault. Games are exciting and the season is still  early, but much work …

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KINDLING – CANDIDATE ENDORSEMENTS: Looking back at Greenwood Village over 40 years

We’ve been publishing our newspaper in Greenwood Village for 40 years come December 2, 1982 and have never missed an edition.  Legal newspapers of record have to  publish every week with the only excuse being an “Act of God.”  I once appeared in Walsenburg, Co. as an  expert witness why a local newspaper missed a …

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Shooter of CHV police officer is sentenced to 44 years in prison

On October 11, Arapahoe County District Court Judge Eric White sentenced the 20-year-old felon (Out of respect to Officer Sack and the community, The Villager has chosen not to publicize his name.) who emptied his gun directly toward Cherry Hills Village Police Officer Cory Sack on August 20, 2018 to 44 years in prison. It …

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