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Posted on: December 13, 2019

Gnome for the holidays

Gnome planter in front of CSU Extension building

Learn to make your own holiday gnome planter from a tomato cage! This easy DIY project is brought to you by CSU Extension Horticulture and Colorado Master Gardener Volunteers.View step-by-step instructions

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Posted on: November 22, 2019

"Forever family" adoptions bring tears, hugs and stability

adoption ceremony at the Judicial Center

The Arapahoe County District Courthouse is typically a somber, formal government building. But every National Adoption Day, it’s pure fun.

On Wednesday, November 20, parents, children, caseworkers, judges, County officials, and other supporters gathered to...

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Posted on: November 12, 2019

17 Mile House barn preservation project completed

17 Mile House Barn

With the help of a $200,000 grant from History Colorado’s State Historical Fund, Arapahoe County Open Spaces has finished a seven-month project designed to stabilize and preserve this historic property.

The 17 Mile House is one of two mile houses in Colora...

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