Welcome back, Lakewood! I’m here in your inbox per usual to tell you everything you need to know about what’s going on around town. Follow along for the latest.
First, today’s weather:
Partial sunshine. High: 87 Low: 64.
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Here are the top three stories in Lakewood today:
- The Lakewood Cultural Center has announced the 2022-23 season., which brings a mix of music and theater to Lakewood in September. This season, the Lakewood Cultural Center promises to offer a celebration of diverse cultures, up-and-coming vocalists, holiday favorites, and thrilling performance art. (City of Lakewood)
- Embrey, a diversified real estate investment company based out of San Antonio, recently purchased two parcels at 11085 and 11001 W. Colfax Ave. in Lakewood. Embrey plans to break ground later this summer on a four-story, 354-unit apartment complex called Bel Aire on the 4.38-acre site, pending approvals from the City of Lakewood. The developer has been working on the project for the past 18 months and is working within the city’s residential growth limitations that the City Council adopted in 2021. (Free: PR Newswire; Subscription: The Business Journals)
- Are you looking for a new home in the Lakewood area? Each week, Patch and Redfin compile a list of the latest properties to hit the market in the region. This week, you can find five of the latest homes to be listed for sale, including a 1,285 sq. ft., 2 beds, and 1.5 baths home listed at $480,000. (Lakewood Patch)
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Today in Lakewood:
- Virtual Career Exploration for Job Seekers & Career ChangersHosted By Jefferson County Business & Workforce Center (9:00 AM)
- Cuentacuentos At Lakewood Library (3:30 PM)
From my notebook:
- Lakewood will have stations at Morse and Addenbrooke Parks tomorrow for Bike to Work Day! Come be social with other bicyclists of every skill level, or just grab some goodies and go! (Lakewood Colorado City Government via Facebook)
- Tripscout Colorado invites you to take a look at the 10 coolest Colorado Airbnbs that people really want to stay at during their next vacations or staycations. (Tripscout Colorado via Instagram)
- Calling All Caregivers! Join the Colorado Respite Coalition for a discussion with Jane Barton. about what is to be learned in the aftermath of adversity. Jane reflects on our collective experience of recent difficulties. (Colorado Respite Coalition via Facebook)
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You’re all caught up for today. I’ll be back in your inbox tomorrow with another update!
— Sean Peek
About me: Sean Peek is a writer and entrepreneur with a degree in English Literature from Weber State University. Over the years, he has worked as a copywriter, editor, SEO specialist, and marketing director for various digital media companies. He currently co-owns and operates content creation agency Lightning Media Partners.