• Chase Bank rezoning gets approval

        BRIGHTON – City council members, including Brighton Mayor Dick McLean, gave the go-ahead June 7 for rezoning of property for a new Chase Bank at the corner of South Fourth Avenue and Bromley Lane.
        The final reading of an ordinance to rezone the property from residential to a Planned Unit Development received 8-0 approval from the council.

  • Community Spirit

        Reunion is more than just a housing development in northern Commerce City. It is a rapidly growing community that offers a wide range of stores within close commutable distance, such as Riverdale Wine and Spirits at the southeast corner of 104th Avenue and Chambers Road.

  • Joonbugz offers affordable, stylish kids clothes

        Reunion resident Joni Fields remembers the day she just happened upon the perfect location to open a children’s clothing boutique.

  • Birko hits top 10 list of women-owned companies

        HENDERSON – Birko, a business that provides food safety solutions to the meat, poultry, pork, produce and brewery industries, is No. 10 on the ColoradoBiz magazine list of top Woman-Owned Companies for 2011, based on 2010 gross revenue.

  • Quick-Set comes to Henderson

        HENDERSON – After 20 years in business, Quick-Set Auto Glass found itself in need of a bigger shop, having outgrown their Thornton facility at 120th and York Street.

  • 40 years of business? Piece of cake!


    Valerie Escatel, branch manager of the Valley Bank & Trust’s Brighton-Bromley Park location, serves a slice of birthday cake to customer Randy Beineke. The bank celebrates its 40th anniversary in business this year, expanding to 10 locations from humble beginnings on Bridge Street in 1971. Valley Bank &Trust employs some 130 people throughout the region.

  • Brighton Office Depot honored as tops in country

        BRIGHTON — It’s official: They are the champions.
        Brighton Office Depot Store Manager Jeremy Lupton and his staff of 17 recently learned the company ranked their store No. 1 out of nearly 1,200 Office Depot stores nationwide.

  • New funeral home livens up local competition

        Brighton has seen a number of funeral homes come and go over the years. But Carl Erlinger, proprietor of Erlinger Funeral homes, has high hopes as he opens his third branch in Brighton.

  • By the Numbers

        Patricia Murray said she’s enjoyed nearly every day of working in her CPA firm in Brighton for the last 25 years.
        “I love taxes – the more complicated the better,” she said. “It’s like solving a puzzle.

  • James joins Day and Company

        November James has joined Day & Company in the Brighton Real Estate Offices, 730 E. Bridge St., Brighton.
        November is a Colorado Native and has lived in the Brighton / Commerce City area for more than eight years.  Given her back ground in insurance, she knows the importance of meeting the needs of her clients and building a solid relationship.  She volunteers some of her time with non-profit organizations to give back to the community.