Today's Opinions

  • OPINION: Ask a therapist: In the wake of violence

    Letter to editor:


    I share the feelings of our country, which is deeply saddened by the recent shooting deaths of Marjory Stoneman Douglas High School students and faculty in South Florida.

  • Moreno: What did I get myself into?

    By Dominick Moreno

    It’s pretty incredible to think that just seven years ago I was serving as a legislative aide to State Representative Crisanta Duran, who is now the Speaker of the House. Fast forward to today and I'm now a few weeks into my new role as your State Senator representing you at the Colorado State Capitol in Denver.

  • Grant Fair family thank you

    Dear editor,

    The family of Grant Fair thanks you for the article about our beautiful son Grant. The support of the community has been so generous and kind. We have been blessed with so many prayers, cards, meals and visitations.

    Grant was a giving person;  he donated his corneas, bone and other tissues, according to his wishes, so that others might have eyesight and healing of their illnesses. 

  • COLUMN: Low-income residents deserve RTD passes

    Paul Solano

    I’m Director Paul Solano, an elected official, representing District K on the Regional Transportation District’s board of directors. 

    RTD has initiated and supported many successful programs, improvements and expansions over the last three years. Now, the metro area is ready to build a low-income pass plan. 

  • LETTER: Gonzales family says thanks

     Dear editor:

    The family of Conrad Gonzales in Brighton wishes to extend a heartfelt thank you to all of our family and friends. The outpouring of generosity from the community, from family, from friends and all who traveled from afar to come to share in our loss can never truly be expressed enough.  

  • LETTER: BrightonMusic plans Homespun Concert Feb. 21

    Dear editor:

    The BrightonMusic Orchestra will present its annual free Homespun Concert at 4 p.m. Sunday at the First Presbyterian Church, 510 South 27thAvenue, Brighton.  The Homespun Concert is a celebration of local creativity, with the entire program made up of original compositions and arrangements by local composers.

  • Robyn R. Suazo

        Robyn R. Suazo, 73, of Brighton, passed away Jan. 7. She was born July 17, 1942, in Lake Preston, S.D., to Robert Brown and Lola Monroe. She attended school in Lake Preston and married Joseph Suazo in December 1987, in Brighton.

  • COLUMN: Gratitude: The most important New Year’s resolution

    Dr. Monisha Vasa
    Physician and author