Seven Stones Chatfield Breaks Ground in Douglas County

Over 100 people attended the official ground breaking ceremony last week for Seven Stones Chatfield. The 35-acre botanical garden cemetery, located at North Rampart Range Road, south of Titan Road, is the first of its kind in Colorado, and is Douglas County’s first new cemetery in more than 100 years. However, this is not your…

Q&A with One Roxborough’s Ed Yeats and Sean Burke

  If you live in the Roxborough area, chances are you’ve met Ed Yeats and Sean Burke or at least heard their names. Their involvement and dedication to the community make Roxborough a better place to live. As the current leaders of One Roxborough, Yeats and Burke bring together members of the 80125 community to…

Roxborough Business Association Helps Local Businesses Thrive

There are many businesses and business owners in Roxborough. These local businesses help move the economy of small areas like Roxborough through taxes that are returned and invested into local infrastructure, such as schools, roads, etc. The Roxborough Business Association (RBA) was formed in 2011 and began primarily as a networking group. It was formalized…

Roxborough Elementary Principals Featured in DCSD Newsline

DOUGLAS COUNTY – Nestled among the foothills at the northwestern edge of Douglas county, lies a secluded community where two school buildings house nearly 900 elementary students. Roxborough Primary School serves children from kindergarten through second grade; Roxborough Intermediate School serves students from third to sixth grade. While each school has its own principal, both…

Learn About The Nature That Surrounds Our Community

You probably pass it a few times a week on your daily commute, but have you ever stopped to walk the Audubon Nature Trail or attend an event at the Audubon Society of Greater Denver (ASGD) Discovery Pavilion just east of Waterton Canyon? ASGD was founded in 1969 and is an environmental conservation organization with…

The Roxborough Renegades 4H Group Update

By Roisin McEwen, 4-H Leader We are very proud to share the wonderful showing our 4-H group made at the Douglas County Fair. Our projects were mostly in livestock this year, though the photography projects scored in the top five in their divisions.  The highlights were Luke Bakken and Jadon VanderHamm earning a Grand Champion…