http://www.commercecitysentinel.com/todaysnews/rss.xml en Commerce City man arrested after shooting inside occupied residence http://www.commercecitysentinel.com/content/commerce-city-man-arrested-after-shooting-inside-occupied-residence <img src="http://www.commercecitysentinel.com/sites/www.commercecitysentinel.com/files/imagecache/thumb85/friesen.jpg" alt="Philip Friesen" title="Philip Friesen" align="left" hspace="6" width="128" height="85" /><p> <span style="line-height: 20.4px;">MetroWest Report</span></p> <p> Commerce City police officers arrested a man Friday morning on numerous charges, including domestic violence and felony menacing, after initially responding to a call of shots fired in the 10200 block of Telluride Court.</p> Investigators search for clues to woman at Tower landfill http://www.commercecitysentinel.com/content/investigators-search-clues-woman-tower-landfill <img src="http://www.commercecitysentinel.com/sites/www.commercecitysentinel.com/files/imagecache/thumb85/cc_charlene-voight.112316_0.jpg" alt="Charlene Voight" title="Charlene Voight" align="left" hspace="6" width="119" height="85" /><p class="p1"> <span class="s1">Investigators plan to search the Tower Road Landfill for a long time to come, according to Littleton Police Commander Trent Cooper.</span></p> <p class="p1"> <span class="s1">They&rsquo;re searching for any sign of 36-year-old Charlene Roxanne Voight, whose family reported her missing on July 8. Littleton police and authorities from other agencies are looking for signs of Voight&rsquo;s remains, her purse, her credit card, or anything else that indicates what happened to her, Cooper said.</span></p> Salaz, Eagles ready to tip off new season http://www.commercecitysentinel.com/content/salaz-eagles-ready-tip-new-season <img src="http://www.commercecitysentinel.com/sites/www.commercecitysentinel.com/files/imagecache/thumb85/cc_sp_achsghups1_112216.jpg" alt="Iona Martinez of the Eagles returns for her seniors season. " title="Iona Martinez of the Eagles returns for her seniors season. " align="left" hspace="6" width="73" height="85" /><p class="p1"> <span style="line-height: 20.4px;">With 34 prospective players in tryouts this season and the chances for three full levels of girls basketball teams, it&rsquo;s little wonder that Adams City girls basketball coach Billy Salaz is ready for the season to start.</span></p> Police dog gets special vest http://www.commercecitysentinel.com/content/police-dog-gets-special-vest <img src="http://www.commercecitysentinel.com/sites/www.commercecitysentinel.com/files/imagecache/thumb85/bb_dogvest.jpg" alt="Bayou, the Adams County Sheriff&#039;s Office dog, recently received a bullet-proof vest." title="Bayou, the Adams County Sheriff&#039;s Office dog, recently received a bullet-proof vest." align="left" hspace="6" width="122" height="85" /><p> <span style="line-height: 20.4px;">Bayou, the Adams County Sheriff&rsquo;s Office dog, will receive a bullet and stab protective vest, thanks to a charitable donation from the nonprofit group Vested Interest in K9s Inc, according to a recent online post.</span></p> <p> Bayou&rsquo;s vest is sponsored by Jennifer Rose of Littleton. It will be embroidered with the sentiment &ldquo;Sworn to Protect, Honored to Serve&rdquo;.</p> <p> Delivery is expected within eight to 10 weeks.</p> Jones has a master plan for Eagles football team http://www.commercecitysentinel.com/content/jones-has-master-plan-eagles-football-team <img src="http://www.commercecitysentinel.com/sites/www.commercecitysentinel.com/files/imagecache/thumb85/cc_sp_ftbl_-_adams_photo4_112116.jpg" alt="Adams City’s head coach, Jesse Jones, fist bumps Jahvell Johnson before the Oct 28 game against Gateway High School in Commerce City. The Eagles won 22-20. " title="Adams City’s head coach, Jesse Jones, fist bumps Jahvell Johnson before the Oct 28 game against Gateway High School in Commerce City. The Eagles won 22-20. " align="left" hspace="6" width="95" height="85" /><p class="p1"> <span style="line-height: 20.4px;"><strong>AURORA &ndash;</strong> Make no mistake.</span></p> <p class="p3"> Adams City football coach Jesse Jones has a plan for his first full year in charge of the Eagles&rsquo; fortunes, and he plans to stick around for a while to see it through.</p> <p class="p3"> Jones, who was the offensive coordinator for ACHS, took over the head job in the eighth game of the season. The Eagles won two of their last three contests.</p> Commerce City reassures immigrants in message http://www.commercecitysentinel.com/content/commerce-city-reassures-immigrants-message <p class="p1"> <span style="line-height: 20.4px;">Commerce City officials recently said again that they&rsquo;re an &ldquo;inclusive community&rdquo; in the wake of President-elect Donald Trump&rsquo;s statements threatening to pull federal funding from so-called &ldquo;sanctuary cities.&rdquo;&nbsp;</span></p> <p class="p3"> Such &ldquo;sanctuary cities&rdquo; are ones in which police departments do not enforce federal immigration laws.</p> 'Meet the Eagles' Nov. 29 http://www.commercecitysentinel.com/content/meet-eagles-nov-29 <img src="http://www.commercecitysentinel.com/sites/www.commercecitysentinel.com/files/imagecache/thumb85/cc_sp_achshoops2_112216.jpg" alt="ACHS sophomore Maria Santillano sends a pass toward a teammate during a drill at a recent practice. " title="ACHS sophomore Maria Santillano sends a pass toward a teammate during a drill at a recent practice. " align="left" hspace="6" width="101" height="85" /><p> The chance to meet the winter sports teams at Adams City High School starts at 4 p.m., Tuesday, Nov. 29, in the Eagles Nest Gym.</p> <p> The school fields teams in boys and girls basketball, wrestling and girls swimming. It also offers a cheerleading program.</p> <p> In addition to meeting the various teams, the four teams will be involved in intrasquad scrimmages. The wrestling team starts at 5:30 p.m. in the Ruby Miller Gym. The basketball teams start at 6:30 p.m., and the swim team begins in the school pool at 5 p.m.</p> Deputies investigating large weed fire http://www.commercecitysentinel.com/content/deputies-investigating-large-weed-fire <img src="http://www.commercecitysentinel.com/sites/www.commercecitysentinel.com/files/imagecache/thumb85/img_5949.jpg" alt="Smoke billows from a fire near 128th Avenue and Lanewood Street Nov. 13." title="Smoke billows from a fire near 128th Avenue and Lanewood Street Nov. 13." align="left" hspace="6" width="128" height="85" /><p> <strong style="line-height: 22.95pt;"><span style="font-size: 13.5pt; font-family: Verdana;">ADAMS COUNTY --</span></strong><span style="line-height: 22.95pt; font-size: 13.5pt; font-family: Verdana;">&nbsp;The Adams County Sheriff&#39;s Office is investigating a Nov. 13 fire that burned 300 acres of weeds east of Brighton.</span></p>