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Parker Mardi Gras

Parker is ready to paint the town Purple (and green and gold) for the Council of Arts, Science and Culture’s Mardi Gras Celebration! Mardi Gras, or Fat Tuesday celebrations, vary from city to city … [Read More...]

Date Night

February is typically the month of hearts and flowers, chocolate and cupids and many times grand gestures of wining and dining and day-long outings with intricately planned details. Most of you … [Read More...]

Love ’em or Leave ’em 5k/10k

You may have a love/hate relationship with sticking to that exercise commitment you most likely made at the first of the year, but Parker Recreation has a reason to fall in love with getting out and … [Read More...]

Back to the 80’s

Rubix Cubes, walkmans, Trapper Keepers, the painstaking effort of creating the perfect mixtape and the intricate art of note folding - all things that our kids will never truly appreciate but were … [Read More...]

Alexa, What’s Going on in Douglas County?

“Alexa, what’s the weather like today?” “Alexa, what are the movie times for Friday night?” “Alexa, find a recipe for spaghetti bolognese.” In this day and age, you may be asking Alexa all kinds … [Read More...]

The Bookends

Finding Gobi By Dion Leonard This is a nonfiction story about Dion Leonard an accomplished ultra marathon runner. While competing in a 155 mile race in China he meets and falls in love with an … [Read More...]

Local Author Spotlight

Passports and Plum Blossoms by Barbara Oliverio Annalise Fontana is feeling blue with no job, no boyfriend, and packed among her childhood memories in her parents’ home. What could be more … [Read More...]